Auditions for The Gospel at Colonus, Abigail/1702, and our Spring Semester High School Tour:

Monday, August 19 at 6:30PM in the Townsend Center Dangle Theatre

Please prepare a monologue from a contemporary play and 16 bars from a gospel song. All must be memorized. The monologue may be comic or serious. You must bring the piano score to the audition. An accompanist will be provided.

The Gospel at Colonus 

Book and Lyrics by Lee Breuer
Music by Bob Telson

October 9-12, 2019 at 7:30PM
October 13, 2019 at 2:30PM
Community Preview: Tuesday, October 8 at 7:30PM

Townsend Center Mainstage Theater

This is a gospel musical about transformation. Oedipus rises above the fates to become a figure with the power of extending divine blessings. Adapted from Sophocles’ Oedipus at Colonus, this show will make you jump, clap, and sing in your seats. 

Abigail/1702

By Roberto Aguirre-Sarcasa

November 13-16, 19-22, 2019 at 7:30PM
Novermber 17, 2019 at 2:30PM
Community Preview: Tuesday, November 12 at 7:30PM

Townsend Center Dangle Theater

It’s ten years after The Crucible, can Abigail Williams rise above the sins she committed in Salem that resulted in so much death and destruction?

Are you a high school teacher? Ask us about our special High School Matinees on November 14, 15, 20, and 21.

Blood at the Root

By Dominique Morisseau

February 19-22, 2020 at 7:30PM
February 23, 2020 at 2:30PM
Community Preview: Tuesday, February 18 at 7:30PM

Townsend Center Dangle Theatre

Based on the true story of the Jena 6 in Louisiana, Blood at the Root explores the complicated and destructive history of race in this country. When violence breaks
out because nooses were hung on a tree outside a high school, it’s up to another generation to combat and rise above the evils of racism. Contains strong subject matter.

Episodes in Sexuality 2020

Company Devised

March 4-7, 2020 at 7:30PM

Townsend Center Dangle Theater 

The event marches on in its 28th year.Find out how “Generation Z” rises above the issues of sexuality in a chaotic world.  Contains strong language and explicit material.

Much Ado About Nothing

By William Shakespeare

April 22-25, 2020 at 7:30PM
April 23, 2020 at 2:30
Community Preview: Tuesday, April 21 at 7:30PM

Carrollton Center for the Arts

Set just after World War II, Shakespeare’s classic comedy about the battle of the sexes comes to life as Beatrice and Benedick rise above their rejection of love
and fox trot their way to each other (with a little help from their friends).