Chino Community Theatre seeking musical director for 9 to 5

Chino Community Theatre is looking for a musical director for its upcoming spring musical 9 to 5.   Auditions are March 1 and 2, 2015, with rehearsals set to begin the week of March 9.   Performances are April 24-May 16, 2016.   There is pay.  If interested, please email your resume to director Juan Torres:  juanchandes1@yahoo.com.

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Western University recruiting for standardized patients

Western University of Health Sciences will be holding its semi-annual recruitment event for Standardized Patients on Wednesday, January 7, 2015.

Western is looking for people to portray patients as part of the educational process for medical students. Those selected at this audition will be invited to callbacks. Anyone advancing from callbacks will receive paid training on the way to becoming a certified Standardized Patient at WesternU. Once certified, pay is $15-$25/hour.

For an event flyer and an application, email Ken Lay at: klay at westernu dot edu (convert that to standard email address format before emailing!)

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CAT Corona presents Winter Wonderettes

December 19, 2014
7:30 pm
December 20, 2014
1:00 pm
7:30 pm
December 21, 2014
1:00 pm

WINTER WONDERETTES BRING LAUGHTER AND JOY
A Holiday Treat for the Whole Family
“The perfect Christmas revue! Crackles with energy and joy!” –LA Weekly

The Wonderettes are Comin’ to Town! Starring four of our favorite CAT performers: Amy Eden, Gabrielle Green, Kaycee Moser and Courtney Ladd, this show has everything you want for lighthearted Christmas fun: Hilarious dialogue, incredible music sung in tight harmonies, wild audience participation and sentimental songs you love. Featuring great 60s versions of holiday classics such as “The Man with the Bag,” “Jingle Bell Rock,” “Run, Rudolph, Run,” and “Winter Wonderland,” the result is, of course, marvelous!
Grab your kids and your parents, your co-workers and friends, your employees and club members and bring them all to see the wonderful Winter Wonderettes!

4 WONDERFUL PERFORMANCES:
Friday, December 19th at 7:30
Saturday, December 20 at 2:00 and 7:30
Sunday, December 21 at 2:00

For more information: Call the CAT box office at (951) 279-2298 or click on the link to buy tickets today.

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Welk Theatre presents King and I

January 7, 2015toApril 5, 2015

The Welk Theatre is excited to announce The King and I opening January 7, 2015. Director and Producer Joshua Carr has assembled a wonderful cast headed by Broadway and Touring veteran Victoria Strong as Anna and Riverside resident and San Diego favorite Richard Bermudez as The King. Both bring a vibrant energy to the roles and promise to present a fresh energy under the direction of Carr. Carr has also assembled a cast of local San Diego county actors and Los Angeles actors, as well as local and young actors to play the royal children. With a cast of 25 this is the largest assembly of actors on the Welk stage for over 5 years.

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CAST Players presents Uh Oh, Here Comes Christmas

December 20, 2014
7:30 pm
December 21, 2014
3:00 pm

CAST Players Community Theater of Beaumont presents Uh Oh, Here Comes Christmas: a pre-Christmas weekend show for the whole family. Short holiday stories have been crafted into a reader’s theater of storytelling and song. This charming compilation of monologues takes a funny, heartwarming and often poignant look at the struggle to find the spirit of the holidays amid the avalanche of commercialism, stress and chaos that crashes down every December.

There are two performances only and seating is limited; Saturday, December 20 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday December 21 at 3:00 p.m. at the Beaumont Women’s Community Center, 306 E. Sixth St. General seating reservations are just $5 and can be made by calling 951-315-4253. Info at www.castplayers.org

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Auditions: To Kill A Mockingbird at LifeHouse Theater

December 18, 2014
6:00 pmto9:00 pm

Open auditions for LifeHouse Theater’s production of Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird, dramatized by Christopher Sergel and directed by LifeHouse veteran Brady Huffman, will be Thursday, December 18, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at LifeHouse Theater, 1135 N. Church Street, Redlands.

Auditions will be held on a first come-first served basis. Those auditioning should be at least ten years of age and bring a recent photo to leave with the audition panel. All are welcome and roles are open for men and women. Men are especially encouraged to audition.

Auditioners should come prepared to give a dramatic monologue of no more than 1 minute in length.  Monologues from To Kill A Mockingbird are preferred but not required.  Continue reading

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Pass Area Performing Artists seeking young girl for Dracula

Pass Area Performance Artists (PAPA) is looking to cast a young girl in the role of “The Child”, female, between 7 &10. (Becomes a vampire in the production.)

Contact: Donnell Powell, Director
Email: donnellbp@hotmail.com

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Shakespeare in the Vines’ presents Every Christmas Story Ever Told

December 4, 2014
7:00 pm
December 5, 2014
7:00 pm
December 6, 2014
7:00 pm
December 7, 2014
3:00 pm
7:00 pm
December 11, 2014
7:00 pm
December 12, 2014
7:00 pm
December 13, 2014
7:00 pm

Shakespeare in the Vines’ 2014-2015 off-season opens with Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some!).  Performances run December 4 – December 13, with Opening Night on Thursday, December 4 at 7:00 p.m.

​Beginning Thursday, December 4, Shakespeare in the Vines will present Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some!), a comical farce by Michael Carleton, John K. Alvarez, and Jim FitzGerald. Performances will take place inside Carol’s Restaurant at Baily Vineyard and Winery in Temecula, California.

​Alejandro Lang directs Every Christmas Story. The cast includes Beau Allen, Lang and Preston Helms.

​Three actors decide that instead of doing Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol again, they’ll perform every Christmas story ever told. They take holiday cheer to the extreme with a fast and furious look at the holiday classics and traditions we all know and love. No holiday icon is spared in this “tour de farce” of hilarious holiday merriment, from Tiny Tim, Frosty, and Rudolph to It’s a Wonderful Life.

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The Welk Theatre presents Winter Wonderettes

November 21, 2014toDecember 28, 2014

The Welk Theatre announces Winter Wonderettes
The New ‘60s Christmas Musical! Created and written by Roger Bean

It’s Christmas and the Wonderettes are back! The ladies are entertaining at the Harper’s Hardware Holiday Party. When Santa turns up missing, the girls must use their talent and creative ingenuity, plus some great holiday tunes such as “Santa Claus is Comin’ to Town,” “Jingle Bell Rock,” “Run Rudolph Run,” “Winter Wonderland” and 20 other seasonal favorites, to save their holiday party. The result is, of course, marvelous! This energetic and entertaining show is guaranteed to delight audiences of all ages.

The show is directed and choreographed by San Diego’s Bets Malone. Bets has over a 15-year history with The Marvelous Wonderettes and even longer history with the creator of the franchise, Roger Bean. She originated the role of Suzy in the original workshop production at The Milwaukee Repertory Theatre and journeyed with it all the way to originate the role in the hit Off-Broadway production. Bets also played Suzy in Winter Wonderettes and The Marvelous Wonderettes-Caps and Gowns. She can be heard on all three cast recordings. She now enjoys sharing the Wonder world with new girls and new theaters including the Welk production which features Sarah Errington, Kristen Lamoureux, Rae K. Henderson and Noelle Marion.

Matinee and evening performances daily except Monday and Friday. Tickets start at $55 – add a buffet starting at $18
Box Office: 888-802-7469 or purchase on-line at www.welkresorts.com

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The Grove Theatre presents 101 Dalmatians Kids

December 6, 2014
2:00 pm
7:29 pm
December 7, 2014
2:00 pm
December 13, 2014
2:00 pm
December 14, 2014
2:00 pm

The Grove Theatre announces the opening of Disney’s 101 Dalmatians Kids, which is running on weekends from December 6th through December 14th. Performances are on Saturdays and Sundays at 2:00 pm and Saturday, December 6th at 7:29 pm.

Based on the classic animated film, Disney’s 101 Dalmatians Kids is a fur-raising adventure about Cruella De Vil, Disney’s most outrageous villain, and 101 of the most adorable heroes to set their paws onstage.

Artistically-inclined pet owners Robert and Anita live happily in London with Dalmatian parents Pongo and Perdita, stalwart dogs devoted to raising their puppies. Everything is quiet until the monstrous Cruella De Vil plots to steal them for her new furcoat! Join the dogs of London, as they mount a daring rescue to save the puppies from Cruella and her bumbling henchmen. With a delightfully entertaining score and lovable characters, this show is certain to charm all ages.

Disney’s 101 Dalmatians Kids opens Saturday, December 6th at 2:00 pm. Pre-sale – Adults $12, Children and students $10. At the door – Adults $15, Children and students, $12. VIP seats – first 3 rows – Adults $25, Children, students $15. Call now. 909-920-4343.
The Grove Theatre is located at 276 E. Ninth Street, Upland, CA 91786.

Box Office Hours (except holidays)
Tuesday – Friday: 11:30 am – 4:00 pm
Saturday: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
1 hour before performances

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