Tag Archives: Theater

“Ask Any Girl” High School Actors needed

By | October 24, 2021

Here’s one for all the high school theater educators in the RVA area: I’m directing a play at Saint Gertrude High School and need between 2-5 high school guys to play both lead and supporting roles. The show is a cute 1960’s play called “Ask Any Girl” – it’s a fast-talking screwball comedy that kind… Read More »

Off the Wall and Onto the Stage: Dancing the Art of Jonathan Green

By | October 17, 2021

TICKETS ON SALE NOW! Off the Wall and Onto the Stage: Dancing the Art of Jonathan Green, at the Dominion Energy Center’s Carpenter Theater! The James River Valley (VA) Chapter of The Links, Inc, proudly presents this Center Stage production! March 4, 2022, at 7:30PM. Purchase your tickets NOW before this much acclaimed traveling performance… Read More »

Meet the Cast of Pipeline – VA Rep

By | September 26, 2021

We welcomed our Pipeline cast to Virginia Rep this week, and the excitement was palpable…even behind our masks! Safety protocols were in place to protect the health of cast, crew and staff. Our creative team presented designs for costumes, lighting and scenery as the vision for this riveting regional premiere was revealed. Opening October 15 in our… Read More »

Legends on Grace: Nightcaps & Stories – RPAA

By | August 15, 2021

Join us for a 90-minute, up close and personal cabaret-style series that honors a diverse line-up of Virginia’s music artists as they share with you their legendary journeys and passion for their craft – all accompanied by the songs of their pasts. Each of our artists will be interviewed by popular local hosts in the… Read More »

NEW PERFORMANCES AT THE CULTURAL ARTS CENTER!

By | July 25, 2021

Tickets to the first half of The Cultural Arts Center at Glen Allen‘s Center Season will go on sale on Monday, July 26 at 9am. We are back in our indoor theater for select shows and will continue our popular outdoor matinees! Outdoor concerts are general admission with food & beverages for sale at the event. Bring… Read More »

Service: Teaching, Coaching, and Performing

By | April 25, 2021

I’m super excited to offer teaching and coaching and performing via http://www.BetziHekmanimprov.com  I’m kind, direct and give actionable feedback so you can be the Rockstar improviser I know that you are. I coach and teach from an Annoyance Theater point of view, ie making bold strong choices at the top of the scene. This cuts through… Read More »

Looking for a improv coach? Consider Betzi Hekman.

By | April 9, 2017

Looking for a improv coach? Consider Betzi Hekman. Betzi has 11+ years experience & excels at creating character, establishing relationships and working with emotions. Betzi graduated from iO South at Comedyworx, Raleigh, NC (defunct) and was taught by Jason Shotts, Jason Chin and Dan Sipp. She also trained at Coalition Theater (201-401), CSz Richmond, and… Read More »

Actor Coaching and Consulting

By | January 15, 2017

Commonwealth Theatre Consulting is now offering coaching and consulting services!    Brandon Carter – Consultant  Conducting private actor coaching for almost a decade in Farmville, VA; New York, New York; State College, Pennsylvania; Newark, New Jersey, Carter is thrilled that so many of his students have gone on to theatre training programs, (New York Film… Read More »