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Rescheduled to January: GENDER BENDER 5 at Mason Community Players

MCP_sm logoUnfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, Mason Community Players has to reschedule all of the performances for GENDER BENDER 5. There will be no performances this weekend (December 10-12), either in person or livestreamed.

The show will be rescheduled for a weekend in January, and the new dates will be announced as soon as the chosen weekend is finalized.

Ticket holders have been notified of the change and their tickets will be honored for the new performance dates. Accommodations will be made for those who cannot reschedule for January.

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Auditions Announced for STEEL MAGNOLIAS at Mason Community Players

MCP_sm logoAuditions for Mason Community Players’ production of STEEL MAGNOLIAS will be held at Mason Community Playhouse, 5529 Mason Road, Mason, OH 45040, December 4-6, 2021. Performances for the show will be February 25-March 6, 2022.

Auditioners are welcome to attend one of three sessions:

  • Saturday, December 4th from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
  • Sunday, December 5th from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Monday, December 6th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Auditions will consist of readings from the script.
For more details regarding characters, visit the home page of masonplayers.org.

Please e-mail all questions regarding auditions or the show to Director Jim Cronin, jim.cronin@gmail.com.

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MCP to Present MTI’s ALL TOGETHER NOW! A Global Event Celebrating Local Theatre

MCP_All Together NowMason Community Players, Inc. will be joining thousands of theatrical organizations around the globe by producing their own local production of Music Theatre International’s ALL TOGETHER NOW!: A Global Event Celebrating Local Theatre. Theatrical licensor Music Theatre International (MTI) created this revue for theatres across the globe to use as a local fundraising event performed over the same weekend. MCP’s production will be held November 12 at 8:00 PM, November 13 at 2:00 & 8:00 PM and November 14 at 2:00 & 8:00 PM at Mason Community Playhouse, 5529 Mason Road in Mason, Ohio.

ALL TOGETHER NOW! features songs from MTI’s beloved catalogue of musicals including Annie, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Come From Away, Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Fiddler on the Roof, Godspell, Guys and Dolls, Hairspray, Into the Woods, Les Misérables, Little Shop of Horrors, Mamma Mia!, Matilda, My Fair Lady, Once on This Island, Rent, Waitress and many more!

MCP has gathered a cast of 37 individuals to showcase these heartwarming numbers. The ensemble is comprised of performers of all ages and features the vocal acumen of many of the troupe’s most talented performers. After a hiatus of nearly two years, the troupe is excited to return to live theatre in their new venue. All Together Now is produced by Matt Lisa and Becca McLaughlin and directed by Mary Beth Benken-Riesenberg and Laureen Catlin.

Tickets are $15 and are available by visiting the group’s web site: masonplayers.org. Masks will be required in the venue.

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ALL TOGETHER NOW! Runs Nov. 12-15

MCP_All Together NowALL TOGETHER NOW!
Mason Community Players
Nov. 12-15
[Mason]

Directed by Mary Beth Benken-Riesenberg & Laureen Catlin
Vocal direction by Brian Bisig, Sara Davis, Abby Farmer and Pete Padolik
Instrumental direction and conductted by Larry Hirth
Produced by Matt Lisa & Rebecca McLaughlin

Cast: Brian Bisig, Jennifer Bisig, Stephen Catlin, Peyton Hahn, Emma Hall, David Manegold, Sonya Neff, Julie Poux, Gail Rose, Mary Taylor, Kim Toft, Terri Beerens, Michael Bisig, Rachel Bisig, Phil Catlin, Alisha Flaherty, Jason Gonzalez, Lara Gonzalez, Melody Gonzalez, Maria Hall, Jennifer Lisa, Gregory Manegold, Luke Manegold, Ella Predmore, Mo Rettig, Monika Rudolph, Alex Bisig, Susan Berger, Dominic Catlin, Felicity Catlin, Tess Catlin, Stephanie Dalsfoist, Linda Geering, Gail Rudolph, Caitlyn Sanderson, Gaylene May Schumacher and Erin Marie Schwartz

10/13/21 – COVID-19 Policy: Masks will be required inside the venue.

  • Fri, Nov. 12 at 8pm
  • Sat-Sun, Nov. 13-14 at 2pm & 8pm
  • Available online on Mon, Nov. 15 at 8pm

Official page | Facebook event |

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Cast Announced for ALL TOGETHER NOW at Mason Community Players

MCP_sm logoMason Community Players is coming back ALL TOGETHER NOW once again!

Directors Mary Beth Benken-Riesenberg and Laureen Catlin in collaboration with vocal directors Brian Bisig, Sara Davis, Abby Farmer, and Pete Padolik and producers Matt Lisa and Becca McLaughlin are excited to announce the cast of ALL TOGETHER NOW, slated for November 12-14, 2021.

Don ’t miss this exciting special event…
  • With Solos and Duets performed by: Brian Bisig, Jennifer Bisig, Stephen Catlin, Peyton Hahn, Emma Hall, David Manegold, Sonya Neff, Julie Poux, Gail Rose, Mary Taylor, and Kim Toft
  • Featuring the Voices of: Terri Beerens, Michael Bisig, Rachel Bisig, Phil Catlin, Alisha Flaherty, Jason Gonzalez, Lara Gonzalez, Melody Gonzalez, Maria Hall, Jennifer Lisa, Gregory Manegold, Luke Manegold, Ella Predmore, Mo Rettig, and Monika Rudolph
  • And showcasing the Talent of: Alex Bisig, Susan Berger, Dominic Catlin, Felicity Catlin, Tess Catlin, Stephanie Dalsfoist, Royal Duncan, Jenny Foley, Linda Geering, Gail Rudolph, Caitlyn Sanderson, Gaylene May Schumacher, and Erin Marie Schwartz!

Mark your calendars now! This return to live theatre will be epic and we won’t be All Together if you aren’t there!

For more information visit www.masonplayers.org.

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