Danbury, Conn. — Musicals at Richter (MAR), celebrating its 33rd season as the longest-running outdoor theater in Connecticut, continues its summer season with “West Side Story,” the explosive musical retelling of the Romeo and Juliet story set against the backdrop of rival street gangs in 1950s New York City. Staged on the grounds of the Richter Arts Center in Danbury, performances take place outdoors under the stars Friday through Sunday evenings at 8:30 p.m., with additional specially discounted performances… Continue reading
We need your help to bring Contrived to LIFE!
The premise is refreshingly original, fun, suspenseful, and at times downright terrifying. Add a few pinches of humor here and there and we’re bound to have a hit on our hands. Contrived is designed as part homage to old-school Hollywood, and an honest critique of new-school Hollywood. The screenplay has been referred to as “a love letter to the horror and suspense genre, and a stake through its heart.”
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Musicals at Richter (MAR), celebrating its 32nd season as the longest-running outdoor theater in Connecticut, kicks off the summer June 10 with a visit from irrepressible matchmaker Dolly Levi in Michael Stewart and Jerry Herman’s classic “Hello, Dolly!” playing through June 25. Staged on the grounds of the Richter Arts Center in Danbury, performances take place outdoors under the stars Friday through Sunday evenings at 8:30 p.m., with additional specially discounted performances on Thursday, June 16 and 23.
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Join us Saturday March 15th, for an Open Mic Night as we celebrate and kick off of our 30th season with an evening of fun, music and laughs! 7:00pm to 10:00pm ~ $20 per person, Open seating, (full tables by reservation only).Vitti’s Dance Studio 10 Precision Road, Danbury CT
- Bring your sheet music! (We will have some too)
- Accompanist provided! (Or play it yourself)
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MUSICALS AT RICHTER PRESENTS: 42ND STREET MASTER TAP CLASS Open to All Ages!
LEARN ORIGINAL CHOREOGRAPHY WITH ORIGINAL CAST MEMBER: JERI KANSAS
Jeri has appeared on Broadway in the original casts of 42nd Street and Sugar Babies. She has also been a dancer in films such as Saturday Night Fever and The Goodbye Girl, and performing as a Rockette at the world-renowned Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Spend the morning with a pro, and learn the original… Continue reading
Open to All Ages!
Audition Technique/Mock Audition Master Class
Marissa will start this Master Class by giving a quick lesson/overview on the basics of auditioning. Students will have prepared 16 to 32 bars of their best audition song. Each student will then “audition” for Marissa and the rest of the students in a loving, SAFE and non-judgmental atmosphere. After each “audition”, Marissa will give constructive criticism and praise leading the student into the right direction. Once each student has… Continue reading
Musicals at Richter (MAR), now in its 29th season as the longest-running outdoor theater in Connecticut, will hold a final casting call for its 2013 summer season on Saturday, May 4 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Vitti’s Dance Studio, 10 Precision Road, in Danbury, CT. This audition seeks character performers and singer-dancers (male and female) to join already outstanding ensembles for “9 to 5” and “Sweet Charity.” MAR is also seeking candidates for several featured roles… Continue reading