Wednesday, May 4, 2016

NEWS

Teen Artist in Residence Auditions, Apply by May 7
Perform with Stages, work with Stages.   The Artist in Residence program offers performance and leadership opportunities throughout Stages 2016-17 season which includes Brundibár, a one-act opera and the Broadway musical Oliver!  Open to high school juniors, seniors, and college freshmen.

Free. Admission by audition. Apply by May 7
More: Details, download an audition application.


KinderStages, ages 3-6.
Giraffes Can’t Dance! May 7
Deep in the jungle, everyone dances.   Warthogs waltz, rhinos rock and roll, lions dance the tango, chimps cha-cha, and baboons even spin a Scottish reel.  But Gerald is a giraffe, and everyone knows that giraffes can’t dance...or can they? Join actress and storyteller Gail Bray for a KinderStages theatre arts adventure.  Saturday, May 7, 10-11:30 am.  Space limited.  More details.   Register here.



Add Stages to your summer calendar. Register Now.  
View details for all summer programs and register here. Space is limited. Camps are filling up quickly!
Camps.    June 20-24 & July 11-15.   
     Kinderstages. Ages 4, 5 / Entering K-1st grade
     First Stages. Entering grades 1-4    (First Stages June camp is full; a few spaces are available for the July camp.)
     Center Stages. Entering grades 5-8
Teen Summer Acting Studio.    Six evenings, June 7-23


Coming Soon
Be in the Show.  Free.
Brundibár 
Hans Krása's 1938 children’s opera written in German-occupied Prague is a joyful fairy tale. Let us surprise you with the music, history, and stories behind this production that involves involves a Nazi concentration camp, a children’s opera, and collaborations by award winning playwright Tony Kushner and author/illustrator Maurice Sendak.   Open to singers, entering 4th-12th grade in the fall.
     A partnership production with The Jewish Theatre of Bloomington.
     No tuition fee.  Cast will be selected through open audition.
     Auditions September 17.  Rehearsals September 17-November 13.  Five shows, November 10-13
Available this summer: Audition registration begins in the summer - date to be announced.
Audition applications and complete rehearsal schedule will be available soon.

More shows are in the works.  
Watch for announcements about Oliver! and The Wizard of OZ.



Photo Gallery
Free to Be...You And Me     









Watch Stages' recent production of Free To Be...You and Me unfold - from rehearsals to the final show. View here.



Oh! The people you'll meet
Read about Stages 2015-16 Instructors, Directors, and Staff. Watch for 2016-17 staff announcements.
Read more.


2016-2017 Season
Great shows, classes, and more. Watch for details.





































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