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Tag: children’s theatre

Cast Announcement – How I Became a Pirate

Ahoy, thar, land-lubbers!  We suspect ye’ll be wantin’ ter meet the robust crew of our next Kids on Stage show, HOW I BECAME A PIRATE!  This fearsome group auditioned Tuesday last, and be gettin’ ready for a spectacular opening night just four weeks from now! Jeremy Jacob: Truman Nash Captain Braid Beard: Noah Edwards Swill: Taylor Rigsbee…
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What We Really Do

Everyone who has heard of Savannah Children’s Theatre knows that we produce plays.  With 22 shows this season alone, sometimes our little place on Victory Drive seems like a veritable theatre factory!  But what we really do is so much more than audiences and actors, costumes and glitter.  (Though, make no mistake, the glitter is…
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5, 6, 7, 8!

We hope you’ve had a wonderful summer, full of music and dancing!  If you caught one or more of our 7 shows this summer, you’ll know that our 2015 Summer Camp Series was a huge success!  Thank you for supporting performing arts in our community, and for doing it with such style! As Savannah Children’s…
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New Heights! by Jenn Doubleday

     I’ve always wanted to be in the circus.      Coming from a carnie family, the desire to run away with a caravan runs deep.  Don’t get me wrong; I wouldn’t trade my SCT family and the life it has allowed me to lead for anything.  Buuuuuut if some sort of Quantum Leap…
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What SCT Has Given Me, by Jason Rigsbee

     While many people “find” themselves in the theatre, growing up I avoided anything that required me to perform in front of others.  I was always comfortable speaking in class, playing sports and taking on leadership roles in school and college.  There was something, however, about performing as a character that I found uncomfortable.…
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Costume Land! by Bonnie Juengert

     Trying on costumes is one of the most exciting parts of being in a show! Adults and children of all ages revel in the transformation that occurs when you put on that costume and become another character. Let me introduce you to the world of costumes at SCT.      You may or…
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Once Upon a Mattress, by Maggie Lee Hart

     How fitting that The Savannah Children’s Theatre makes fairy tales come true, as we embark upon our Creative Dramatics II class production of Once Upon A Mattress, Jr!  Princess Winnefred’s main desire is to find her “Happily Ever After” and claim a prince who will love and accept her with all her perfect…
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Opening Night!!!, by Laura Keena

  TARZAN. This show. _________THIS show.      As improbable as it may seem, it’s not very often that you get to work on a show with which you are entirely unfamiliar.  This has been one of those experiences!  I can honestly say, working and rehearsing this show has been a challenge and a delight.  I cannot…
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Read, Set, FIELD TRIP! by Carmel Grace Cowart

100 excited children 5 talented instructors 2 fun-filled hours 1 hilarious script Too many silly hats to count = 1 Unforgettable Theatre Experience (No one ever said actors were good at math.) Cheri Hester, Chris Blair, Carmel Cowart, Laura Keena… …just a few members of our amazing field trip team! A Day in the Life of an SCT Field Trip…
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Putting it Together, by David I.L. Poole

 (Read the first part of my design process here!)       So did my design of the ape costume meet approval?  Yes, it did!  Artistic Director Kelie Miley loved it!      The next phase of design is the actual implementation, which is where things can become a little tricky.  Transferring the costume from…
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