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Directors and Show Submission Sought for 2020-2021 Season at Loveland Stage Company

LSC_logoCalling for potential Directors and Plays/Musicals for the 2020-2021 Loveland Stage Company Season.

The potential director will submit, in writing, the following:

  • List characters in play or musical and size of the cast.
  • Overall concept of the play or musical
  • Describe your vision of the set and costumes
  • Do you have a proposed budget for the production
  • Are there exceptional costs associated with the production
  • Do you have scheduling concerns regarding your availability to direct? In other words when would you be available to direct this show?
  • A brief Bio of yourself, experience, background etc.
  • No more than 2 submissions per director.
  • Let us know if you would be willing to direct another play/musical other than the one you are submitting.

Submissions should be made to the Play Reading Committee no later than October 31, 2019

Attn: Pat Furterer
P.O. Box 312
Loveland, OH 45140

or email rpfurterer@fuse.net


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Cast Announced for COLE, AN ENTERTAINMENT at Loveland Stage Company

LSC_logoLoveland Stage Company has announced the cast for their 40th Anniversary production of COLE, AN ENTERTAINMENT.

The cast includes:

  • Cathy Alter
  • Kate Arnold
  • Susan Decatur
  • Izy Jones
  • Melinda Hubbard
  • John Masterson
  • Dave Marcus
  • Joshua Marcus
  • Raymond Smith
  • Mike Williams
  • Ann Barfels
  • Doug Decatur
  • Deb Giehl
  • Bobby Jo Swearingen
  • Missy Fram
  • Micheal Kiser
  • Norm Lewis
  • Susan Marcus
  • Sherry Michalak
  • Adam Peters
  • Donna Treinen
  • Phyllis Wene

Directed by Gregory Carl Smith, with orchestra direction by John Nixon, choreography by Marjory Clegg and produced by Pat Furterer and K Buckler, COLE, AN ENTERTAINMENT runs Nov. 1-17.

For more information visit www.lovelandstagecompany.org

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Auditions Announced for COLE, An Entertainment at Loveland Stage Company

LSC_logoLoveland Stage Company Announces auditions for COLE, An Entertainment based on the words and music of Cole Porter. This is our 40th Anniversary Show.

Directed by Gregory Carl Smith
Produced by Pat Furterer & K Buckler
Music Directed by John Nixon
Choreographed by Marjory Clegg
Technical Director: Chris Lee

Audition Dates:

  • Aug. 18th from 7- 9pm
  • Aug. 19th from 7- 9pm

All auditions at 111 S. Second Street, Loveland, Ohio

  • Come prepared with a song 32 bars (pianist supplied or CD) – does not have to be a Cole Porter number.
  • Dancers wear proper attire and bring tap shoes – no flip flops please!
  • Additional information or questions contact Director Gregory Carl Smith 513-324-8314 or eerf99@aol.com.

Show Dates Nov. 1st – Nov. 17th

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Family Ties Abound in Loveland Stage Company’s MAMMA MIA Cast

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Elizabeth, Noah and mom Betsy Carras are performing together in LSC’s MAMMA MIA.

Loveland Stage Company’s MAMMA MIA opens August 15 and runs through the 25th.  The musical revolves around the  popular music of ABBA but the heart of the story line is about family.  And family ties are found throughout the talented cast.

Ava Swearingen plays the role of Sophie, desperately trying to find her “real” father.  Ava’s mother, Bobbie Jo is in the ensemble.

Betsy Carras, an English teacher in Mason City schools, is joined in the cast by her two children Elizabeth and Noah.

Lee Vest, cast as Pepper, is joined by his dad Dave who is working on set construction

Artistic Director and set Designer Deirdre Dyson is joined by her husband Dick, who is the light designer.

Steve and Theresa Kovacs are the co-producers of this production.

The production opens August 15 and will continue through August 25.  Showtimes  are August 15, 16, 17, 23 and 24 at 730 p.m. and 3 p.m. on August 18, 24 (with an ASL presentation) and  25.

All tickets are $20 and can be purchased at  http://lovelandstagecompany.org  or by calling 513.443.4572.  The theatre is located at 11 S. 2nd St. 9Rt. 48), Loveland OH 45140.

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MAMMA MIA! Runs Aug. 15-25

Loveland Stage Company
Aug. 15-25

Directed by Deidre Dyson
Music directed by Patrick Kelly
Choreographed by Sonja Hansen
Produced by Steve & Theresa Kovacs

Cast: Laurie Brinkman as Donna, Ava Swearingen as Sophie, Denise Schnieders as Tanya, Molly Kuntz as Rosie, Jenna Schroeder as Lisa, Micayla Venneman as Ali, Gary Glass as Sam, Rob Workley as Harry, Joseph Moreland as Bill, Jake Knight as Sky, Lee Vest as Pepper, Max Shilling as Eddie & TBD as Father Alexandrios
Ensemble: Megan Adams, Keilah Boone, Betsy Carras, Elizabeth Carras, Noah Carras, Piper Garmin, Charlie Housemeyer, Gillian Howard (Choreography Assistant), Michael Jayne, Lucy Johnson, Izy Jones, Stephanie Mackris, Julie Marcum, Gabrielle O’Connell, Kaitlin Otto, Jessica Rychlik, Mary Shumar, April Smith, JR Sodano, Bobby Jo Swearingen & Alex Voland

Swedish supergroup ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and charming tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise: on the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago.

  • Thu-Sat, Aug. 15-17 at 7:30pm
  • Sun, Aug. 18 at 3pm
  • Fri, Aug. 23 at 7:30pm
  • Sat, Aug. 24 at 3pm & 7:30pm
  • Sun, Aug. 25 at 3pm

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