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Auditions: A Reading of “Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play”

August 18 through August 29, 2018

Circle Players and director Roxanne Guarino are pleased to announce auditions for a staged reading that will serve as a special fundraiser during their 2018-2019 season, “Mr. Burns: a Post-Electric Play”, by Anne Washburn. Please note the audition locations, as not all auditions will be held at Circle Players. SYNOPSIS: Anne Washburn’s imaginative dark comedy…
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Auditions: “Macbeth”

August 16 through August 19, 2018

Circle Players, along with director Jessica Damrow Sherman, is pleased to announce auditions for the second production of our 2018-2019 season, “Macbeth” by William Shakespeare. The production runs Nov 16th – Dec 2nd, 2018. Auditions will be held at Circle Players on: Thursday, August 16th, from 7:30 to 9:30 pm Sunday, August 19th, 5 to 7…
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Special Fundraiser: A Command Performance of Khy Garner’s “Filling in the Blanks”

August 10 through August 12, 2018

Circle Players proudly presents a command performance of: FILLING IN THE BLANKS an original collection of monologues and scenes written and directed by Khy Garner ONE WEEKEND ONLY Aug 10 and 11 @ 8pm Aug 12 @ 3 pm $20 per ticket (credit cards valid for online purchase, cash only at the box office) This…
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Audition Technique Class with Jessica Damrow Sherman

August 25, 2018

Saturday, August 25, from 10 am-1 pm, come learn how to work with classical text with one of Circle’s favorite directors, Jessica Damrow Sherman (Hamlet, As You Like it, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Richard III, Prelude to a Kiss) Most auditions and callbacks ask you to either read from the script or present a prepared monologue….
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Classical Text Class with Jessica Damrow Sherman

August 18, 2018

Saturday, August 18, from 10 am-1 pm, come learn how to work with classical text with one of Circle’s favorite directors, Jessica Damrow Sherman (Hamlet, As You Like it, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Richard III, Prelude to a Kiss) This class fully explores the basics of Shakespeare in both monologues and scenework. Special attention will be paid…
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Monologue Class with Jessica Damrow Sherman

July 21, 2018

Saturday, July 28, from 10 am-1 pm, come learn monologue technique with one of Circle’s favorite directors, Jessica Damrow Sherman (Hamlet, As You Like it, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, Richard III, Prelude to a Kiss) Monologues! How do you choose them? How do you work on them? Whether in an audition scenario or as…
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The “Dial M for Meals” Food Drive

June 8 through June 24, 2018

If you attend any performance of “Dial M for Murder”, please feel free to participate in our “Dial M for Meals” food drive! Bring any non-perishable food donation to any performance of “Dial M For Murder”, and we will donate those foodstuffs to our friends at the Highland Park Community Food Pantry!

Auditions for “The Nance”

June 11 through June 14, 2018

Circle Players, along with director Jon Heron, is pleased to announce auditions for the first production of our 2018-2019 season, “The Nance” by Douglas Carter Beane. SYNOPSIS: In the 1930s, burlesque impresarios welcomed the hilarious comics and musical parodies of vaudeville to their decidedly lowbrow niche. A headliner called “the nance”—-usually played by a straight…
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Raconteur Radio’s V! ACLU/Human Rights Campaign Fundraiser

November 5, 2017

“Our story begins, as these stories often do, with an up-and-coming politician. He’s a member of the conservative party. He’s completely single-minded and has no regard for the political process. The more power he obtains, the more obvious is his zealotry, and the more aggressive his supporters become.” This is from V’s voiceover explaining the…
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Auditions: “Dial M For Murder”

March 24 through March 29, 2018

Circle Players, along with director Diane Teichman, is pleased to announce auditions for the sixth production in our 2017-2018 season, “Dial M For Murder” by Frederick Knott. SYNOPSIS: Tony Wendice has married his wife, Margot, for her money and now plans to murder her for the same reason. He arranges the perfect murder and a…
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