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Actor Needed for Role of Richard in MAKING GOD LAUGH at The Drama Workshop

TDW_VERTDirector Mike Morehead is in need of a male actor for the role of Richard in MAKING GOD LAUGH at the Drama Workshop.

Playing age from mid 20s to mid 40s.  Character ages 30 years during the course of the play. Rehearsals begin on Sept 7th. Performances on December 3rd.

Please contact the director for more information at morehead71@gmail.com.

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Comedic Fun You Don’t Want to Miss – THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) Opens August 6

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Peggy McDonald Allen, Eric Thomas & Chris Bishop.

Attend THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) by The Drama Workshop

The Drama Workshop invites everyone to attend HE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED).

See all of Shakespeare’s plays in less than 2 hours (97 minutes to be exact)! Crazy costume changes, multiple wigs, props galore and more gags than you can shake a stick at… this fast-paced, irreverent review runs August 6 – 22.

Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m. and one Thursday evening performance on August 19 at 7:30 p.m.  All performances are at The Glenmore Playhouse, 3716 Glenmore, Ave. Cheviot, OH.

Tickets are $18 if purchased online or by phone and $20 at the door.  Tickets may be purchased by calling the TDW ticket line at 513-598-8303 or by ordering online at www.thedramaworkshop.org.

Director Becky Collins wanted to do this show because it is a “fun, silly celebratory welcome back to kickoff the 2021-22 season and a celebration seems deeply appropriate right now. And if that was not enough, there is an open invitation in this script to play! We took that invitation and embraced it fully.”

HE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) {REVISED} by Long, Singer & Winfield

Directed by Becky Collins, Produced by Jason Cox (sound design).

Cast: Chris Bishop, Peggy McDonald Allen and Eric Thomas.

Production Staff: Betsy Bossart (assistant director, backstage manager), CJ Bossart (set design, master carpenter), Sara Briggs (stage manager, light execution), Jessie Faye (dresser), Sophie Grant (dresser), Dennis Murphy (costumes, lighting design), Jeff Neiman (fight choreographer), Veronica Thomas (dresser), Elaine Volker (props, program design).

HE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED) is presented by special arrangement with Broadway Play Publishing, Inc. NYC.

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About The Drama Workshop The Drama Workshop (TDW) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to advancing education and promotion of the theatrical arts. Founded in 1954, TDW is widely recognized as one of greater Cincinnati’s most accomplished community theater organizations, garnering dozens of awards annually from the Association of Community Theatres (ACT) of Greater Cincinnati. It has been recognized by the Cincinnati Preservation Association for their efforts to rehabilitate the former Glenmore Bowl into The Glenmore Playhouse. Prospective members, and individuals or businesses interested in becoming involved or in helping advance TDW’s mission are encouraged to contact the group through our website at www.thedramaworkshop.org, or by phone at 513-598-8303.

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THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE ABRIDGED Runs Aug. 6-22

TDW_Complete Works logoTHE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE ABRIDGED
The Drama Workshop
Aug. 6-22
Glenmore Playhouse [Cheviot]

Directed by Becky Collins

You don’t have to be a Shakespearian scholar to enjoy this fast-paced, irreverent review of all of the Bard’s plays. Imagine if your male English teacher taught class wearing sneakers – and a dress – and a wig – and only had 97 minutes to teach you everything you really need to know about the Shakespeare canon. What a blast!

  • Fri-Sat, Aug. 6-7 at 8pm
  • Sun, Aug. 8 at 2pm
  • Fri-Sat, Aug. 13-14 at 8pm
  • Sun, Aug. 15 at 2pm
  • Thu, Aug. 19 at 7:30pm
  • Fri-Sat, Aug. 20-21 at 8pm
  • Sun, Aug. 22 at 2pm

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Auditions Announced for ALL TOGETHER NOW at The Drama Workshop

TDW_VERT(Cheviot) The Drama Workshop is pleased to announce audition dates for the musical to be presented at The Glenmore Playhouse in November of 2021.

ALL TOGETHER NOW

Director Linda Abbott will hold auditions for All Together Now, a musical revue, on Sunday, August 8 and Monday, August 9 at 7 p.m.  Auditions will be held at the Glenmore Playhouse, 3716 Glenmore Ave, Cheviot, 45211.  Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.

All Together Now was created by Music Theatre International, Inc. as a global celebration of the re-opening of theaters.  The show consists of popular songs drawn from a variety of musical shows that MTI represents.   Thousands of theatrical organizations will be performing this show on the same dates all around the world.

Those auditioning are asked to prepare 32 bars of two contrasting songs to sing. An accompanist will be provided but using recorded accompaniment is also encouraged.  Bring sheet music in your key. There will be no dance audition.

Rehearsals for All Together Now will begin in early September and the show will have a four-performance run November 12-14.

For more information, contact Linda Abbott at labbott1@cinci.rr.com.

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Auditions Announced for MAKING GOD LAUGH at The Drama Workshop

TDW_VERT(Cheviot) The Drama Workshop is pleased to announce audition dates for the play to be presented at The Glenmore Playhouse in December of 2021.

MAKING GOD LAUGH

Director Mike Morehead will hold auditions for Making God Laugh, a touching comedy by Sean Gannon, on Sunday, July 25 at 7 p.m. and Monday, July 26 at 7 p.m.   Auditions will be held in person at the Drama Workshop’s Annex building located at 3619 Harrison Ave., Cheviot, Ohio, 45211 (Enter at the building’s rear entrance off of Gamble Ave.) Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.

Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script.

Making God Laugh follows a suburban family of five as it celebrates holidays over the course of thirty years beginning with Thanksgiving in 1983. As the years change, so do the holidays depicted and the children’s life plans reshape over time, ending in unexpected destinations.

Roles include parents Bill and Ruthie and their children – a priest, an aspiring actress and a former high school football star. All five characters age 30 years during the play.

Rehearsals for Making God Laugh will begin in early September. Performances will run December 3-19.

For more information, contact Elaine Volker at eavolker@gmail.com.

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