VTC PRESENTS THE EXONERATED
ADAPTED BY JESSICA BLANK and ERIK JENSEN DIRECTED BY RICHARD MANCINI
February 23-March 4 2018 – Fri and Sat @ 8 pm, Sun @ 5 pm The Bijou Theatre 275 Fairfield Ave, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06611
Don’t miss this powerful examination of the American criminal justice system’s gaping holes in need of serious reform, and the resilience of the human spirit of the brave souls who survived it.
The Exonerated is the interwoven… Continue reading
Please help us stay in this beautiful, historic venue
The Bijou Theatre, located in the beautiful Bijou Square in Downtown Bridgeport, announced its financially forced closing for August 7th of this year, but our very supportive community and staff are determined to keep the theatre open .
The Bijou has served the downtown area for the past 5 years with hundreds of concerts, comedy shows, movie screenings and live theatre performances. Our main goal is to… Continue reading
The Bijou Theatre @ 275 Fairfield Ave in Bridgeport is thrilled to offer our First Season Subscription for Fall 2016. See all three shows for as little as $56.20!
When you purchase your seats as part of The Bijou’s Season Subscription Campaign, you’ll save 20% on your seats (20% savings expires 8/20/2016)
Tickets for Opening Night (First Thursday), include a reception with the cast after the performance.
The Bijou’s unique mix of traditional theater seating circled by 31 Cabaret… Continue reading
The Bijou Actors Guild will hold open auditions for:
The Scarlet Letter by Phyllis Nagy (author of Oscar nominated screenplay, Carol) Adapted from the novel by Nathaniel Hawthorne Directed by Tanya Feduik-Smith
This brilliant, unusual adaptation of the classic novel has a decidedly contemporary slant. Although set in Puritan times, it deals with issues which make it almost a feminist deconstruction of the novel even as it preserves the familiar story of Hester Prynne, Roger Chillingworth and Arthur Dimmesdale.
The… Continue reading
The Bijou Theatre in Bridgeport, CT is still seeking one actor for their May 2016 production of “TAKE ME OUT” by Richard Greenberg, directed by Richard Mancini.
STILL SEEKING: Male actor, 20s-30s, of Asian ethnicity for the supporting role of Takeshi Kawabata, a star Japanese pitcher for the New York Empires. Kawabata started his first season on the team brilliantly, but during the second half of this season, his game now tends to go to pieces sometime around the seventh… Continue reading
Bridgeport Theatre Company concludes its fifth season with the Aaron Sorkin play, A FEW GOOD MEN, running May 22-31, 2015 at the Downtown Cabaret Theatre, 263 Golden Hill Street, Downtown Bridgeport. Under the Artistic Direction of Eli Newsom, Bridgeport Theatre Company operates in residence and presents the Community Theatre Series for the Downtown Cabaret Theatre.
A FEW GOOD MEN, which premiered on Broadway in 1989 and was later adapted into an Academy Award nominated film, focuses on the trial of… Continue reading
Bridgeport Theatre Company Presents THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE
Apr 24-May 9 2015
Bridgeport Theatre Company continues its fifth season with the high-energy musical comedy THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, running Apr 24-May 9, 2015 at the Downtown Cabaret Theatre, 263 Golden Hill Street, Downtown Bridgeport. Under the Artistic Direction of Eli Newsom, Bridgeport Theatre Company operates in residence and presents the Community Theatre Series for the Downtown Cabaret Theatre.
Thoroughly Modern Millie,… Continue reading
Bridgeport Theatre Company continues its fifth season with the stage adaptation of the best-selling novel LORD OF THE FLIES, with alternating female and male casts running in repertory. The show runs March 19-29, 2015 at the Downtown Cabaret Theatre, 263 Golden Hill Street, Downtown Bridgeport. Under the Artistic Direction of Eli Newsom, Bridgeport Theatre Company operates in residence and presents the Community Theatre Series for the Downtown Cabaret Theatre.
LORD OF THE FLIES… Continue reading
The Bijou Theatre in downtown Bridgeport is excited to announce open call auditions for Stephen Sondheim’s “Assassins,” directed by Kevin Pelkey. This will be the second in The Bijou Theatre’s first Main Stage Theatre Series.
WHEN: Open call auditions will take place on Wednesday, September 17th and Thursday, September 18th from 6pm to 9pm. Actors will audition in order of arrival. Sign up begins at 5:30pm. Callbacks, if necessary, will take place Sunday, September 21st.
WHERE: All auditions will take… Continue reading
Age: Summer Stage Program is for students in grades 3 through 9. ENROLLMENT LIMITED.
The Bijou Theatre is happy to announce its Bijou Youth Summer Stage Theatre Program! This summer’s show will be directed by Anthony Meath, a skilled performance artist who is looking forward to working with our enrollment and audition-based cast! Bijou Youth Summer Stage activities touch on theatre basics, including: stage direction, terminology, auditioning, improvisation, music and dance, the production process and much more. Programming is… Continue reading