Friday, June 01, 2007

June is bustin’ out all over!

June 18, 19 7-9 PM: Appalachian Regional Theater Company (ARTCO) will be holding auditions for their production of J.M.Synge's Two One Acts; "Riders To The Sea" and "In The Shadows Of The Glen" to be performed ARTS/West Sept. 21-23. Rehearsals start Aug. 26th at ARTS/West. Stipend for leading roles. Some leading, minor or non -speaking roles available. Contact Karen Chan for more information.

June 24: 6 -9 PM Dinner of Swords presents Noise Show Workshop and pot luck dinner. $2. Check out

June 29-July 7: The Ohio Valley Summer Theater presents the return of the Appalachian Green Parks
Project encore. If you missed it in March DO NOT miss your chance to see this historic reunion, shows are filling-up! For tickets and more information go to

Don't forget our NEW semi-regular office hours Tue.-Fri. 11-4

****Important Dates****

July 24: 8-10 PM The Humble Play committee will be hosting a benefit fundraiser at the City Pool! SAVE THE DATE!

July 25: 9AM-4 PM ARTS/West is partnering once again with the Dairy Barn in Athens, OH to offer a one
day youth playwright’s workshop (age 11-17) at the Dairy Barn taught by Mary Tensing: Actor, playwright, director, and teacher. A number of theatres have commissioned her to write new works and she has directed for The Women's Theater Initiative, The Know Theatre Tribe, and The Children's Theatre, as well as a number of touring productions for Cincinnati Opera's Education Ensemble and Theatre IV. Mary is a graduate of Cincinnati's School for Creative and Performing Arts and Northwestern University.
The fee is $35 and covers all supplies except lunch. Please contact ARTS/West: (740) 592-4315 or to register or for more information.

Don’t forget the deadline for Humble Play: Appalachian new play festival submissions is fast approaching (July 2nd)! You can download an application from *SPECIAL OFFER* If you submit 7 blind copies of your script and we will waive the submission fee!