Warren Players’ announce auditions for the upcoming production of George Bernard Shaw’s “Arms and the Man”. Auditions will be held at Struthers Library Theatre, 3rd floor rehearsal hall on Sunday and Monday, December 7 and 8, at 6:30pm. Call backs are scheduled for Wednesday December 10, if needed. Chip Lucia is directing this show. The cast includes five men ages 20 and up and three women ages late teens and up. Production dates are February 19, 20, and 21st at 8 pm, and February 22 at 2pm. Readings for the audition may be picked up at the theatre office or at Author’s Book Store beginning on November 30th. “Arms and the Man” is a romantic comedy that takes place in 1885 during the Serbo-Bulgarian War. Raina Petkoff is engaged to the gallant Sergius Saranoff, hero of the recent Bulgarian victory over the Serbs. But she is distracted by the abrupt arrival of Captain Bluntschil, a Swiss mercenary who fought for the Serbian army. He takes refuge in her bedroom after the battle and although he is initially threatening, reveals that he carries chocolate creams instead of bullets. More information can be obtained by calling Struthers Library Theatre.
Auditions for “Vintage Hitchcock, A Live Radio Play” to be held Monday November 17th and Tuesday November 18th at 6:30 pm in the Friends Room of the Struthers Library Theatre, whose entrance is just to the left of the main entrance of the theatre. This is a readers theatre production so memorization of lines is not necessary. Rehearsals will be two evenings a week. Show dates are January 8, 9, 10 and 11, 2015 and no rehearsals will be held on the eve of a holiday or on a holiday. This production will be directed by Lou Cable. This play promises to be a fun evening of suspensein the true Hitchcock fashion.
SPAMALOT opens this Thursday, September 23rd at 8pm and will continue Friday September 24th at 8pm, Saturday September 25th at 8pm and Sunday September 26th at 2pm. This show is a wonderful rendition of Monty Python’s great musical farce.
Tickets may be purchased at the Struthers Library Theatre or at the box office.
Don’t forget that this play is rated PG-13.
Warren Players begins its 2014-2015 season with Monty Python’s SPAMALOT. The hilarious musical is full of everything you would expect from Monty Python a: singing, dancing, bad jokes, a little off color you on and lots and lots of laughter. This production will take to the stage of the Struthers Librart Theatre October 23, 24 and 25 at 8:00 PM and October 26 at 2:00 PM.
Director Paula White Roney leads this merry band of players including John Beard as the Historian, Logan Beard as Sir Lancelot, Allan Branthoover as Sir Bedevere, Kevin Hunt as Sir Robi, Adrianne Hunt as the Lady of the Lake, Patrick Mulligan as Sir Galahad, Jim Stowe as King Arthur and Michael Sternberg as Patsy. Rounding out a very raucous but talented ensemble that perform a myriad of roles is: Nyssa Brumagin, Tristan Brumagin, Alex Dolinger, Jeff Ewing, Kari Ewing, Tyler Haslett, Samantha Hemsley, Jen Hoffman, Mark Hurst, Bryan Johnson, Abby Koebley, Bonnie McAnallen, Sarah Myers, Sarah Roney, Kamie Shepherd, Rachel Stowe, Olivia Thompson, Gabe Yucha and Linda Dies Dance Express.
Spamalot has an amazing support team, including, but not limited to: Lynn Sears, Production Manager; Sue Spencer, Jen Koebley, Molly Dies, Laura Sears-Baldensperger, Choreographers; Carolyn Yurick, Stage Manager; Brian Waterfield, Set Design; Charmaine Check, Costumes; Barb Crowley, Lights; Sam Bailey, Sound; Mary and Jack Donaldson, Propeties and Michael Roney, ROCS Music Operator.
Tickets can be purchased at the office of Struthers Library Theatre during regular business hours, 10 AM – 5 PM, Monday through Firday, and at the box office one hour prior to curtain going up each performance day. For any additional questions, please call the theatre at 814-723-7231.
Warren Players needs to update our bylaws. We are looking for volunteers who either have experience in writing bylaws or have some time to donate and wish to help. If you are interested in serving on the committee to update the bylaws, please contact Sam Bailey at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Or call Lou Cable at 814-723-2057.
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