Monday, July 6, 2015

Announcing the cast of Fiddler on the Roof Jr.


Director Julie Doan has announced the cast of "Fiddler on the Roof Jr.," the second of two summer performances from Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette in 2015.

* Tevye - Matthew Roberts
* Golde - Abby McCain
* Tzeitel - Amelia Goins
* Hodel - Kayla Patterson
* Chava - Madeline DeWitt
* Shprintze - Kendra Noble
* Bielke - Araceli Roark
* Yente - Emma Painter
* Motel - James Koehler
* Perchik - Aidan Clemenz 
* Lazar Wolf - Ashton Moffatt
* Mordcha - Sophie Alge
* Rabbi - Kendall Tran
* Mendel - Lilly Serrano
* Avram - Olivia Lansinger
* Constable - Marianna Martin
* Fyedka/Russian - Liam Kelley
* Sasha - Grace Cable
* Yussel - Colleen Pedley
* Fiddler - Naomi Partridge
* Women/Villagers - Chloe Marshall, Caitlyn Toosley, Mia Burgett
* Villagers - Isabella Donoho, Anya Ferruzzi, Sophia Haynes, Nadja Duoning
* Russians - Elaine Poindexter, Kaia Hood, Taylor Greene, Ryan Routsong

"Fiddler on the Roof Jr." will be performed July 24-26 at the historic Monon Depot Theatre. Call 765-423-7529 to purchase tickets.

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Share Your Thoughts: The Tempest.


Now that "The Tempest" has closed, share your thoughts about the production.

What did you think about the script, the story and the characters? What did you think about the acting and the direction? The design? What will you remember about this production?




Friday, June 19, 2015

Opening Night: William Shakespeare's "The Tempest". Photos from rehearsal.














William Shakespeare's "The Tempest" is one of two summer shows from CivicTheatre of Greater Lafayette in 2015. It will be performed tonight, June 19 and tomorrow, June 20 at the Haan Mansion Museum, 920 State Street in Lafayette.

You can purchase tickets by calling 765-423-7529.

Opening Night: William Shakespeare's "The Tempest". Photos of the cast.

















William Shakespeare's "The Tempest" is one of two summer shows from Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette in 2015. It will be performed tonight, June 19 and tomorrow, June 20 at the Haan Mansion Museum, 920 State Street in Lafayette.

You can purchase tickets by calling 765-423-7529.

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Share Your Thoughts: The 3rd Annual 10-Minute Play Festival


Now that the 3rd annual 10-Minute Play Festival has closed, share your thoughts below.

What did you think of the stories? The characters and dialogue? The performances, the direction? What were the standout moments? What will you remember most about the festival?


Friday, June 12, 2015

Opening night: 3rd annual 10-Minute Play Festival. Preview on jconline.com


Tonight, June 12, is opening night for the 3rd annual 10-Minute Play Festival at Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette. It will run through Saturday, June 13. Both nights of performances begin at 7:30 p.m.

This is a Pay What You Can event.

A preview of the festival appears online at jconline.com, the website of the Journal & Courier, Greater Lafayette's daily newspaper.

You can read the review here.


Thursday, June 11, 2015

In the Wings: The 3rd Annual 10-Minute Play Festival. Shane Guenin's "Do You Have the Time?"



From left: Kyle Borcz, Drake Meed, Adam Weatherford and Shane Guenin

* Keurig – Drake Meed
* Benedict – Adam Weatherford
Written by Shane Guenin
Directed by Kyle Borcz

"A pocket watch-toting eccentric tries to strike up a conversation about time, light, and the universe with a man who would much rather finish his newspaper." – Shane Guenin

The third annual 10-Minute Play Festival will be Friday, June 12 and Saturday, June 13 at 7:30 p.m. at Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette, 320 N. 5th Street in downtown Lafayette. It will be a Pay What You Can event.

In the Wings: The 3rd Annual 10-Minute Play Festival. Timothy Lewis's "Fascination!"



From left: Beth Butram, Candace Borcz, Carrie Francis, Greg Seiters, Lyle Janney, Jeremy Gerrish and Timothy Lewis

* Maggie/Mags – Candace Borcz
* John – Greg Seiters
* Charlie/Richard – Jeremy Gerrish
* Steve – Lyle Janney
* Kristy/Kris – Carrie Francis
Written by Timothy Lewis
Directed by Beth Butram

"'Fascination!' is about mistaken identity, second chances, New Year's Eve and 80's music." – Timothy Lewis

The third annual 10-Minute Play Festival will be Friday, June 12 and Saturday, June 13 at 7:30 p.m. at Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette, 320 N. 5th Street in downtown Lafayette. It will be a Pay What You Can event.

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

In the Wings: The 3rd Annual 10-Minute Play Festival. Scott Haan's "Fault or No Fault"



From left: Laurie Russell, Martin Fernandez, Kate Martin and Scott Haan

* Bill – Martin Fernandez
* Donna – Kate Martin
Written by Scott Haan
Directed by Laurie Russell

"What seems like a simple fender bender reveals secret after secret as Bill and Donna talk through the aftermath of a minor car crash." – Scott Haan

The third annual 10-Minute Play Festival will be Friday, June 12 and Saturday, June 13 at 7:30 p.m. at Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette, 320 N. 5th Street in downtown Lafayette. It will be a Pay What You Can event.

In the Wings: The 3rd Annual 10-Minute Play Festival. Craig Martin's "Fun House Debt"



From left: Julie Doan, Gary McFall, Linda Kampe, Kat Braz and Craig Martin

* Irene – Kat Braz
* Mark – Gary McFall
* Mom – Linda Kampe
Written by Craig Martin
Directed by Julie Doan

"Two siblings, Irene and Mark, argue over a book that brings to light a longstanding childhood grudge, while their mother struggles to maintain some peace in the household." – Craig Martin

The third annual 10-Minute Play Festival will be Friday, June 12 and Saturday, June 13 at 7:30 p.m. at Civic Theatre of Greater Lafayette, 320 N. 5th Street in downtown Lafayette. It will be a Pay What You Can event.