“A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Shakespeare in the Park Auditions

Although we don’t want to reveal too much quite yet, we can share that this project is likely going to be unlike any theater you’ve been in before. We are looking to create a site-specific experience that only Perkasie can offer, meaning that we are looking for actors who are ready to play, move, and …

Summer of Shakespeare Programs

“Though she be but LITTLE she is FIERCE.” –A Midsummer NIght’s Dream You’ve asked, and we’ve listened! This summer, in partnership with Perkasie Parks and Recreation, we will have our first ever roster of outdoor programs for all ages, all centering around the work of the Bard himself. See the exciting details below. CAMPS Little …

Summer of Shakespeare 2021 Opportunities

Little Theater Workshop is hiring a handful of teaching artists for our summer production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. All rehearsals (May-July, evenings and weekends) and performances (July 29-August 1) will take place outdoors within the Perkasie parks system. PREFERENCE WILL BE GIVEN TO CANDIDATES WHO RESIDE IN OR AROUND THE PERKASIE AREA. The positions …

The art of storytelling in our virtual reality

By Gabby Simpson (Playwright)   Times are a bit tough right now, and theatre being on hold has been rough on many. Theatre is an important medium for many reasons: it’s an escape, it’s the way to tell a story, it’s the way to find your voice. Watching something live is a magical dynamic experience between …

A Director’s Approach to Deconstructing the Patriarchy

by Ireland Tarpey Deconstructing the Patriarchy is a new work being created in the Perkasie Community.  A devised theatre piece, the collaborative project hopes to be a source of catharsis and joy by deeply looking at what it feels like to be a young person in our community.  Written by Gabby Simpson, directed by myself, …

In-Person Class: Creative Theater Workshop

Grades K-3Mondays @ 4:30-5:15 p.m.6 Classes, 4/19-5/24Perkasie Rotary Pavillion, Lenape ParkSuggested Fee: $40-90 Teaching Artist Claire Drake Calling all actors, storytellers, and creative kids! Help us take a story and bring it to life with your own creative characters! Through games and collaborative activities, this in-person class helps budding performers grow in confidence and skill. …

Improv Incubator: What’s New for 2021

A Monthly Improvisation Workshop for Adults Adult, 18+Every Other Friday, 7-7:45 p.m.BEGINNING 1/22Pay What You Can (Suggested Fee: $5-$15 per session) Teaching Artist: Rick Horner Incubator welcomes and encourages improvisers of all experience levels, and is open to the public. Whether you’re a seasoned “pro” or an improv novice, the improv incubator is a chance to strengthen and cultivate …

Audition Notice for DECONSTRUCTING THE PATRIARCHY

3/2/21 UPDATE: This project is still accepting interested young theater artists. If you’re interested in joining the cast, please fill out the Audition Form below and we’ll reach out with next steps. Thank you so much! Grades 9-12 & College Students*DECONSTRUCTING THE PATRIARCHY: AN ORIGINAL DEVISED PIECESuggested Fee: $75-175 Directed by Ireland TarpeyWritten by Gabby …

ACTING AND SINGING FOR THE CAMERA CLASS

DEAR EDWINA: ONLINE EDITION Grades 4-8DEAR EDWINA: ONLINE EDITIONSuggested Fee: $75-175 Directed by Patty YostMusical Direction by Violet MandicStage Managed by Steven Gross ABOUT THE CLASS Ever wondered what it is like to perform for the movies? This class focuses on building on-camera acting and vocal skills, all while having fun rehearsing and recording for …

Theater for a Cause: “10 Ways to Survive Life in a Quarantine (one act)”

by David Zolidis We did it! We completed our very first production! Bravo to the cast, their families, and the teaching artists who all made this project happen. This will be the first (of hopefully many!) posts that will document each production once it has closed. With this production, we raised $410 for Pennridge FISH!!! …