Auditions for our summer Shakespeare play, Much Ado About Nothing, will be held on Saturday, May 21 from 1-4 pm and on Wednesday, May 25 from 6-9pm. No preparation or experience is necessary. Auditions are walk-in and you need not stay for the whole session.
COMING UP IN JULY!
Shakespeare in Nichols Park returns!
Much Ado About Nothing
directed by Susan Harris
On our YouTube channel:
She Kills Monsters by Qui Nyguen
On March 12, 2021 we lived-streamed our great March 2020 production of She Kills Monsters by Qui Nyguen, directed by Meara MacGregor, You can still see it on our channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PeToMBoDWAM [NB: The video starts with a montage of fun pics, cast bios and more; the play proper begins at 21:10.]
Our January 2021 Staged Reading
Calumny: Two Vintage Comedies about Slander, Libel & Fake News
directed by Andrea Holliday, with assistance from Marissa Tranquilli
This reading was livestreamed on YouTube on January 8, and is still available for viewing on our YouTube channel and embedded on this homepage. The reading is preceded by a half-hour pre-show of period music and images; the reading begins at 30:17.
AN EVENING OF HORROR AND SUSPENSE 2020
if you missed the original streaming on October 30 and 31, you can still watch them on our Youtube channel:
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