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Dracula

October 25, 26 & 27 @ 7:30 pm

Albany County Theatre presents Dracula

adapted by Steven Dietz from Bram Stoker’s classic novel. Directed by K. Harrison Sweeney.

Showing at 7:30 pm, October 25, 26 and 27 in the Gryphon Theatre at the Laramie Plains Civic Center.

Tickets

Thursday 10/25 Opening Night Special—All Seats $5
Friday 10/26 Adults: $10; Students, Seniors, Active Military & Zombies: $7
Price includes free admission to the Micros and Movies midnight showing of Shaun of the Dead

Saturday 10/27 Adults: $10; Students, Seniors, Active Military & Zombies: $7

Tickets available at the Gryphon Theatre box office, at the door or online at ticketfly.com

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An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein

June 14th, 15th & 16th @ 7:30pm

The Albany County Theatre is excited to invite you to its next production:  “An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein”.

Explore the darkly comic world of Shel Silverstein, a world where nothing is as it seems and where the most innocent conversation can turn menacing in an instant. The ten imaginative plays in this collection range widely in content, but the style is unmistakable.  The master wordsmith turns his focus from children to more mature audiences.  From a woman who is slowly transforming into a bag lady to a pair of rhyming prostitutes, Silverstein’s dialogue is creative, surprising and at some points almost unnerving.
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Auditions: An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstien

Monday, 3/26 from 5-8PM
Tuesday, 3/27 from 5-8PM
Wednesday, 3/28 from 4-7PM

Monday, 4/2 from 3-7PM
Tuesday, 4/3 from 4-7PM
Wednesday, 4/4 from 5-8PM

 

 

All Auditions will be held in the Gryphon Theatre at the Laramie Plains Civic Center, 710 E. Garfield, Laramie.  Special Audition arrangements can be made.

The production will open June 21st and run through the 23rd, with possible tour dates in July. Rehearsals will begin April 9th. The rehearsal process will be a relaxed one spanning over approximately 11 weeks.  There are several roles available for women and men. Auditions will consist primarily of cold readings from the script. Prepared auditions are not required, but are welcomed.

Stage Manager and several other Technical Positions are also available.

Those auditioning should bring their schedule and a list of conflict dates (from 4/9 through 7/25). For more information and/or Special Audition Arrangements please email albanycountytheatre@gmail.com, please include “ACT Auditions” in the subject line. People are encouraged to attend more than one Audition.

For a synopsis of the play go to: http://www.dramatists.com/cgi-bin/db/single.asp?key=3102

Christmas Thieves: Special Performance

Christmas Thieves: A Small Town Radio Play

by Greg Oliver Bodine
Directed By Bliss Ragsdale

Featuring Jay Shogren and The Flyggapojkernas Family Fun Time Polka Band
December 17th! Reception at 7:00pm, Curtain at 7:30pm. Taking it on the road to the Platte Valley Community Center Theatre in Saratoga, Wyoming.

Tickets are free, donations accepted at the door!

Live music after the performance!

It’s Christmas Eve in America’s heartland, and radio host Bjorn Gundlarrsen is preparing for the telethon performance that will keep his tiny polka station afloat. Unfortunately, the prize troupe of British actors he’s hired has all fallen ill due to a dastardly combination of indigestible foreign meats.
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Christmas Thieves: A Small Town Radio Play

Christmas Thieves: A Small Town Radio Play

by Greg Oliver Bodine
Directed By Bliss Ragsdale

Featuring Jay Shogren and The Flyggapojkernas Family Fun Time Polka Band

December 8th, 9th & 10th at 7:30pm In the Laramie Plains Civic Center Theatre

It’s Christmas Eve in America’s heartland, and radio host Bjorn Gundlarrsen is preparing for the telethon performance that will keep his tiny polka station afloat. Unfortunately, the prize troupe of British actors he’s hired has all fallen ill due to a dastardly combination of indigestible foreign meats.

With time running out, will Bjorn be able to replace them in time and save the show? After all, it’s not like Christmas is known for miracles…
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