Flying cows, killer rabbits, taunting Frenchmen and show-stopping musical numbers are just part of the adventures and dangers awaiting King Arthur and his knights of the very, very, very, round table, as the Castle Craig Players present Monty Python’s SPAMALOT for two weeks only – July 28-August 6 – at their intimate Meriden venue!
Lovingly ripped off from the motion picture, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, SPAMALOT is the fresh Broadway hit and irreverent parody of the Arthurian legend.… Continue reading
The Castle Craig Players are seeking 2-3 male performers for featured ensemble roles in our production of “Spamalot“. Strong singing voice required, and dance experience is a plus.
First Rehearsal: Tuesday, May 30 Performances: July 28-August 6 Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm *Special Thursday Performance – August 3 at 7:30pm*
Rehearsals & performances at the Almira F. Stephan Memorial Playhouse, 59 West Main St, Meriden.
Email your resume & headshot to CastleCraigPlayers@gmail.comPlease like &… Continue reading
Thursday, May 11 at 7:30pm Friday, May 12 at 7:30pm Saturday, May 13 at 7:30pm (SOLD OUT!) Sunday, May 14 at 2pm
“Outstanding talent, wonderful staging, excellent costumes, superior directing!”… “Truly Broadway quality!”… “The voices will blow you away!” “This musical truly sings with nostalgia… a colorful trip… Continue reading
Get ready for a non-stop musical blast from the past as the Castle Craig Players present THE MARVELOUS WONDERETTES for two weeks only – May 5-14 – at their intimate Meriden venue!
This smash Off-Broadway musical h it, written & created by Roger Bean, takes you to the 1958 Springfield High School prom where we meet Betty Jean, Cindy Lou, Missy, and Suzy – four girls with hopes and dreams as big as their crinoline skirts! As we learn about… Continue reading
**UPDATED 3/13 – PLEASE NOTE CHANGES DUE TO WEATHER**
The Castle Craig Players will hold open auditions for their summer production of “Monty Python’s SPAMALOT”. Directed by Ian Galligan, Musical Direction by Mark Ceppetelli.
AUDITION DATES: Thursday, March 16 from 6:30-9:30pm & Sunday, March 19 from 2:00-4:00pm (Please note: due to the impending snow, we have CANCELED AUDITIONS for Tuesday, March 14, and added Sunday, March 19)
PERFORMANCE DATES: July 28-August 6 (Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays… Continue reading
Grab your friends and get ready for an evening of madness, mayhem, and murder! The Castle Craig Players will present “THE CURSE OF THE HOPELESS DIAMOND” – an audience participation murder mystery by Eileen Moushey – February 17-26 at the Almira F. Stephan Memorial Playhouse in Meriden.
Reginald Potter has his hands full. For one thing, his young wife, Daphne, wants to revive her Vegas career bankrolled by Reggie’s money. Unfortunately, he doesn’t have money — just the famous,… Continue reading
Forget visions of sugarplums and carols sung fireside! The Castle Craig Players are bringing back their sold-out hit from last season – THE SANTALAND DIARIES, the sardonic “one-elf show” by award-winning American humorist David Sedaris. And this year, by popular demand, the show will make a three-city tour around Connecticut, just in time to fill your holidays with hilarity!
Tour dates & venues are as follows:
November 25-27 – New Haven The XFINITY Lounge at the Shubert Theatre 247… Continue reading
FREE MUSICAL THEATRE AUDITION WORKSHOP For High School Students Saturday, October 22, 2016 – 9am-5pm The Greater Hartford Academy of the Arts (15 Vernon St, Hartford, CT 06106) Presented by The Elizabeth Anne Carlson Foundation for the Performing Arts
Registration is now open, and spots are filling fast! CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!
This FREE workshop will help students fine-tune their audition skills and material – whether they’re auditioning for a school show, community production or a college theatre program! Led… Continue reading
MERIDEN – Life can be complicated if your first wife doesn’t like your second wife. Life can be VERY complicated if your first wife is dead and doesn’t like your second wife.
That’s the hilarious predicament that unfolds in BLITHE SPIRIT, by Noël Coward, which kicks off the Castle Craig Players season, October 14-23, at the group’s intimate Meriden venue.
Novelist Charles Condomine has invited the eccentric local medium,… Continue reading
SEEKING: 2 Men & 5 Women – all roles available! (See Character Breakdown below)
AUDITION DATES: Monday, August 22 – 7-9pm
PERFORMANCES: October 14-23, 2016 (Friday & Saturdays at 7:30pm, Sundays at 2pm)
REHEARSALS: Sundays afternoons & 2 weeknights (TBD) beginning August 25th
Please familiarize yourself with the audition scene(s) below, based on the role(s) you are interested in – scenes do NOT… Continue reading