“TOO FAT FOR CHINA” PREMIERE AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY!

TOO FAT FOR CHINA: A Comic Look at the Agony of Adoption by PHOEBE POTTS Gloucester Stage Company presents TOO FAT FOR CHINA, a world premiere one woman show written and performed by cartoonist and storyteller Phoebe Potts, November 23, 24, 30 and December 1 at Gloucester Stage, 267 E Main St., Gloucester. This comedic theater … Continue reading “TOO FAT FOR CHINA” PREMIERE AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY!

“THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT” INDELIBLY CURRENT AND NOT TO BE MISSED NOW PLAYING AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY!

The Lifespan of a Fact By Tom Hauck August 2019, former vice-president Joe Biden, the Democratic front-runner for the 2020 presidential election, told a campaign rally audience a deeply moving story about how he had pinned a medal on the chest of a Navy captain who had valiantly tried to rescue a wounded comrade who … Continue reading “THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT” INDELIBLY CURRENT AND NOT TO BE MISSED NOW PLAYING AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY!

Fall 2019 Youth Acting Workshop Program for Ages 5 to 19 Set to Begin at Gloucester Stage Company

FALL 2019 YOUTH ACTING WORKSHOP PROGRAM FOR AGES 5 to 19 SET TO BEGIN AT GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY    ADVANCED TEEN ACTING CLASS, STAGE COMBAT & MASTER ACTING CLASS WITH LINDSAY CROUSE ADDED TO CLASS SCHEDULE   Gloucester Stage Youth Acting Workshops is accepting students 5-19 for the Fall Session 2019.  The six week Youth … Continue reading Fall 2019 Youth Acting Workshop Program for Ages 5 to 19 Set to Begin at Gloucester Stage Company

REGIONAL PREMIERE: THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT OPENS IN GLOUCESTER AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMAPNY

  Robert Walsh, Artistic Director   Christopher Griffith, Interim Managing Director From: Heidi J. Dallin, Media Relations Director Phone: 978-281-4099/978-283-6688 Email: hjdallin@hotmail.com FIRST REGIONAL PRODUCTION OF RECENT BROADWAY HIT: THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT OPENS AT GLOUCESTER STAGE Gloucester Stage Company continues its 40th Anniversary Season of professional theater with the regional premiere of The Lifespan … Continue reading REGIONAL PREMIERE: THE LIFESPAN OF A FACT OPENS IN GLOUCESTER AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMAPNY

BEN BUTLER AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE CO – DON’T MISS THIS STELLAR SHOW, CLOSING SUNDAY AUGUST 25TH

Gloucester Stage: Ben Butler Triumphs By Tom Hauck Now at Gloucester Stage Company through August 25, Ben Butler, written by Richard Strand and directed by Joseph Discher, tells the gripping story of the day in 1861—just after the South seceded from the Union and war was imminent—when three escaped slaves made their way to Fort … Continue reading BEN BUTLER AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE CO – DON’T MISS THIS STELLAR SHOW, CLOSING SUNDAY AUGUST 25TH

Think of Me Tuesday – Gloucester Stage Co. – 7/21/19 – 7:30p

It’s just a few days from now and there’s still some seats left and btw it’s FREE. Yes, FREE – i.e. you can’t afford to miss it. Reading the part of Jim “Buddy” Chum is the actor Ken Baltin who won an Elliot Norton best actor award for his role as Simon Geller in last years My Station … Continue reading Think of Me Tuesday – Gloucester Stage Co. – 7/21/19 – 7:30p

SNAPSHOTS FROM “NONNA, WHAT IS ST. PETER’S FIESTA” AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY!

On the Saturday during Fiesta, my granddaughter Charlotte and I had the joy of attending Nonna, What is St. Peter’s Fiesta, a Gloucester Stage Company original adaption of the beautiful book of the same name, written by Laura Ventimiglia. The production was fantastic, the kids wonderfully talented, and I think it was so successful that Nonna, … Continue reading SNAPSHOTS FROM “NONNA, WHAT IS ST. PETER’S FIESTA” AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY!

GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY OPENS 40TH SEASON WITH NEIL SIMON’S BAREFOOT IN THE PARK

Gloucester Stage Company 40th ANNIVERSARY SEASON: “The readiness is all” Neil Simon’s Barefoot in the Park Opens GSC 40th Anniversary Season Hit Romantic Comedy Features TWO Real Life Married Couples: Paula Plum & Richard Snee McCaela Donovan & Joe Short  Gloucester Stage Company kicks off its 40th Anniversary Season of professional theater with Neil Simon’s … Continue reading GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY OPENS 40TH SEASON WITH NEIL SIMON’S BAREFOOT IN THE PARK

CONGRATULATIONS TO GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY! Boston Critics’ Recognize GSC 2018 Season With SIX IRNE Award Nominations

Boston Critics‏ Recognize Gloucester Stage Company’s 2018 Season Non-Profit Theater Receives Six IRNE Award Nominations Gloucester’s Lindsay Crouse and Ken Riaf Garner Nominations The Independent Reviewers of New England (IRNE) recently announced the nominees for the 23rd Annual IRNE Awards. Gloucester Stage Company received a total of eight nominations for the 2018 season. The IRNE … Continue reading CONGRATULATIONS TO GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY! Boston Critics’ Recognize GSC 2018 Season With SIX IRNE Award Nominations

GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY AND AURELIA NELSON SAVE THE DAY FOR MARBLEHEAD THEATRE!

Marblehead ‘Mockingbird’ production makes a comeback in Gloucester By Mary Reines Wicked Local Marblehead Following lawsuit threat, Mugford Street Players relocate their production of ‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ It seemed as if the Mugford Street Players would have to completely abandon their production of “To Kill A Mockingbird,” which was set to open at Marblehead … Continue reading GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY AND AURELIA NELSON SAVE THE DAY FOR MARBLEHEAD THEATRE!

GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY ANNOUNCES SLATE FOR 2019 SEASON

Robert Walsh, Artistic Director | Christopher Griffith, Interim Managing Director Gloucester Stage Company 40th ANNIVERSARY SEASON: “The readiness is all”   Gloucester Stage Company Artistic Director Robert Walsh and Interim Managing Director Christopher Griffith, are proud to announce the 2019 slate for Gloucester Stage’s 40th Anniversary Season of professional theater on Boston’s Northshore. “We are … Continue reading GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY ANNOUNCES SLATE FOR 2019 SEASON

Humorist David Sedaris’ SANTALAND DIARIES AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY ONE NIGHT ONLY!

Humorist David Sedaris’ SANTALAND DIARIES Featuring Steven Barkhimer A ONE-NIGHT-ONLY HOLIDAY FUNDRAISER FOR GSC Gloucester Stage Company presents a one-night only performance of David Sedaris’ Santaland Diaries, adapted for the stage by Joe Mantello, on Saturday, December 1 at 7:30 pm at Gloucester Stage Company, 267 East Main Street, Gloucester, MA. This special holiday event … Continue reading Humorist David Sedaris’ SANTALAND DIARIES AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY ONE NIGHT ONLY!

CYRANO: FAST-PACED FAMILY FUN AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE CO!

Cyrano: Fast-Paced Family Fun at Gloucester Stage Company By Tom Hauck With a script by Jason O’Connell and Brenda Withers, Cyrano, making its New England area premiere at Gloucester Stage Company, takes direct aim at our traditional notions of onstage storytelling. The opening scene, in which a group of people who appear to be real-life … Continue reading CYRANO: FAST-PACED FAMILY FUN AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE CO!

BEHIND THE SCENES WITH LINDSAY CROUSE, BOSTON PUBLIC RADIO JARED BOWAN AND MARGERY EAGAN FOR GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY’S “DANCING WITH LUGHNASA”

Heidi Dallin shares the following – On Wednesday, June 13th, Lindsay Crouse and Jennie Israel, stars of the Gloucester Stage Company’s current production “Dancing with Lughnasa” were guests of the Margery Eagan and Jared Bowen BPR show, recorded at the WGBH Boston Public Library studio. “We had a great time on BPR on Wednesday! The interview … Continue reading BEHIND THE SCENES WITH LINDSAY CROUSE, BOSTON PUBLIC RADIO JARED BOWAN AND MARGERY EAGAN FOR GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY’S “DANCING WITH LUGHNASA”

SEE MADAME DEFARGE AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY BEFORE IT GOES TO BROADWAY!

See Madame Defarge at GSC Before It Goes to Broadway By Tom Hauck In the world of theatre there’s nothing more thrilling than attending a new work and, after the curtain falls and the applause dies away, you get up from your seat convinced the show you’ve just seen is destined for Broadway. Such is … Continue reading SEE MADAME DEFARGE AT THE GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY BEFORE IT GOES TO BROADWAY!

“TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD” TRIUMPHS AT GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY!

Photo left to right – Scout: Carly Williams, Atticus Finch: Lewis D. Wheeler, Jem: Nathaniel Oaks & Dill: Gabriel Magee To Kill a Mockingbird Triumphs at Gloucester Stage Company By Tom Hauck The Gloucester Stage Company is renowned for introducing important new plays to New England and often the world. In To Kill a Mockingbird, … Continue reading “TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD” TRIUMPHS AT GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY!

GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY PRESENTS WORLD PREMIERE: THE FLIGHT OF THE MONARCH (THE PLAY)

WORLD PREMIERE THE FLIGHT OF THE MONARCH OPENS AT GLOUCESTER STAGE Gloucester Stage Company continues its 38th season of professional theater on Cape Ann with the world premiere of Jim Frangione’s Flight of the Monarchfrom September 8 through September 30 at 267 East Main Street, Gloucester, MA. Flight of the Monarch is the story of … Continue reading GLOUCESTER STAGE COMPANY PRESENTS WORLD PREMIERE: THE FLIGHT OF THE MONARCH (THE PLAY)