Author Archives: Courtney

Art Works for Virginia: Reimagined, Reinvented, Restored

By | January 24, 2021

Online Registration Here-NEW- Full Schedule of Breakout Sessions and Speakers January 26, 2021 (Conference Schedule, PDF)4 -6 PM Preconference and Opening Reception January 27  (Conference Schedule, PDF)9 AM – 10 AM Opening Plenary and Keynote10 AM – 1 PM Breakout Sessions1 – 2 PM Encore Session: Breaking the Sound Barrier, Afa S. Dworkin, President and Artist Director, Sphinx… Read More »

Virtual Show Auditions – SPARC

By | January 24, 2021

The 39 Steps: A Live Radio Play |  Grades 6-12 by Joe Landry Inspired by Hitchcock’s classic tale and performed as a live period radio play, this romantic thriller is a fast-paced ride through the signature world of the Master of Suspense. Richard Hannay is visiting 1930s London when he meets Annabella Smith, who is on… Read More »

Sketch-Mess, a virtual comedy project

By | January 24, 2021

APPLICATIONS OPEN SOON! Pineapple-Shaped Lamps (PSL) welcomes everyone to go behind-the-stream and create a virtual comedy sketch this March in Sketch-Mess. Think of it like a 24 Hour Play Festival, but… way more chill and way more messy. Here’s How it Works: Monday, February 1st: Applications Open.Actors, playwrights, directors, and streamers/virtual theatre techs submit.Artists are… Read More »

THE MODLIN CENTER FOR THE ARTS ANNOUNCES DIGITAL STAGE

By | January 24, 2021

FREE VIRTUAL PROGRAMMING FOR SPRING 2021 The Modlin Center for the Arts at the University of Richmond is pleased to announce Digital Stage, a schedule of free virtual programming, available to all, in the spring of 2021. With a commitment to education and engagement, the range of performances will include dance, theatre, and classical music, and… Read More »

Announcing New Artistic Leaders – VA REP

By | January 24, 2021

Announcing our New Interim Co-Artistic DirectorsKatrinah Carol Lewis and Steve Perigard Katrinah Carol Lewis and Steve Perigard have been named Interim Co-Artistic Directors of Virginia Repertory Theatre by Managing Director Phil Whiteway.  This six-month engagement is in sync with the longer term planning process that the Virginia Rep Board will begin at the end of this month. “As… Read More »

Casting Call Info – BUSKER JONES – Faded Productions

By | January 17, 2021

Hey! Its your Faded Productions casting team here! Check out our new casting call for a big upcoming project! Casting Call Info – BUSKER JONES Colton Johnson – Writer/Director/Producer Jesse Dominguez – Producer PRODUCTION DESCRIPTION: Casting an original short film about a deaf, homeless pantomime with a kind heart and passion for silent film who… Read More »

CASTING CALL – Sammy Joins the Mafia

By | January 17, 2021

CASTING CALLSEEKING NON-AEA PERFORMERS FOR VIRTUAL PRODUCTIONSammy Joins the MafiaWritten by Liana SC and Naomi Melville | Independent production A brand new, choose-your-own-adventure, interactive virtual play.Audition point of contact: Kate Poms | kate.poms29@gmail.com | She/Her/Hers Scheduled Rehearsal: TBD based on actor’s schedulesPerformance Dates: First (and possibly second) weekend in April*Note: all rehearsals and performances will… Read More »

FIRES IN THE MIRROR – FTP

By | January 17, 2021

FIRES IN THE MIRROR by Anna Deavere Smith directed by Katrinah Carol Lewis performed by Jamar Jones Fri March 26-Sun April 25, 2021 The full title of Anna Deavere Smith’s play is FIRES IN THE MIRROR: CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN AND OTHER IDENTITIES. She wrote the play after the Crown Heights neighborhood erupted in three days… Read More »

Tickets Now On Sale for “This Bitter Earth”! – RTP

By | January 17, 2021

GET TICKETS NOW Tickets Now on Sale forThis Bitter Earth! RTP’s next production onstage for a limited run and on demand!Richmond Triangle Players continues its season with the Virginia premiere of Harrison David River’s This Bitter Earth, an acclaimed new play that has earned rave reviews across the country. The production will open Friday, January 29, 2021 after a… Read More »

Alan Sader’s production of KRAPP’S LAST TAPE to benefit Firehouse Theatre

By | January 10, 2021

Alan Sader’s production of KRAPP’S LAST TAPE to benefit Firehouse Theatre by Samuel Beckett directed by James Ricks Thu Feb 4 – Sat Feb 20 On the occasion of his 69th birthday, Krapp enacts his annual ritual of listening to a tape that he recorded on a previous birthday (his 39th) as a prelude to… Read More »

Firehouse to produce Anna Deavere Smith’s FIRES IN THE MIRROR

By | January 10, 2021

Firehouse Theatre is pleased to announce that it has added Anna Deavere Smith’s groundbreaking FIRES IN THE MIRROR to its SEASON OF DISCOVERY. The solo performance features Jamar Jones and is directed by Katrinah Carol Lewis. FIRES IN THE MIRROR will open on Friday, March 26 and run thru Sunday, April 25, 2021. The full title… Read More »

Finalists Announced for RTP’s Inaugural So.Queer Playwright’s Festival! – RTP

By | January 10, 2021

Finalists Announced for Inaugural So.Queer Playwrights’ FestivalYou Can Help Choose the Winner!Richmond Triangle Players is pleased to announce the five finalists in its inaugural So.Queer Playwrights’ Festival. The plays and their playwrights are: Acute Exposure by Alice Hakvaag Red Wave by Ty Autry Stonewallin’ by Kari Barclay Talmadge & Ray by Andy Nagraj & Jonathan Spivey  Each of the finalists will present an excerpt… Read More »

Riverside Center’s 24th Season Announcement

By | January 3, 2021

Riverside Center for the Performing Arts and Producing Artistic Director, Patrick A’Hearn are delighted to announce a thrilling lineup of shows for its 24th season of bringing Broadway’s Best to Virginia that includes the return of Joyce DeWitt and Joe Inscoe in Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner and the regional premiere of the side-splitting new… Read More »

What’s Happening at CAT – December 31

By | January 3, 2021

2020 may be making its anticipated departure – but it’s never too late for holiday videos from CATharsis Pandemic Theatre! We have a diverse collection of holiday performances for you. Subscribe to the channel and turn on notifications so you are the first to hear about the newest videos! The Holiday collection includes: ‘Twas The Night Before Christmas, read… Read More »