CPCC Theatre Auditions for They’re Playing Our Song

CPCC Theatre will hold auditions for the Neil Simon and Marvin Hamlisch musical They’re Playing our Song Monday August 11th and Tuesday August 12th at 7:00pm in the Halton Theatre on the Central Piedmont Central Campus. Roles are available for 4 men and 4 women. Bring sheet music in correct key to sing 16 bars. An accompanist will be provided. Cold readings from the script will follow a brief dance audition. Rehearsal begins August 18th. Rehearsals are Sunday through Thursday evenings. Performances September 26th trhough October 5th.

For more info click on the Auditions link above or email tom.hollis@cpcc.edu.


Summer Theatre Alumni Around Town and Around the Country

CPCC Summer Theatrer 2014 is going like gang busters this week with Little Mermaid,Jr. running mornings at 10am in Halton and Over the River and Through the Woods in the evenings in Pease. Meanwhile our alums are opening shows across town and across the country. Chase McCall is in The Full Monty at Big Fork Playhouse in MT, Eric Woodall is directing Parade for Summer Nights at the Kennedy in Raleigh. Stephen Ware and Roger Durrett have made a Hallmark Movie with Danny Glover called Shuffleton’s Barbershop that has been nominted for an Emmy, Charity Haskins is at Pagosah Springs Centre for the Arts in CO getting ready to open in A Chorus Line. Morgan Rose is still touring in Evita. Sam Faulkner is at Ogonquit Playhouse in MA appearing as Billy Elliot in Billy Elliot with another alum Michael Lawrence in the ensemble. Jared Bradshaw is still singing and dancing on Broadway in Jersey Boys and Nick Rashad Burroughs is going into Kinky Boots down the street from Jared. Closer to home Caroline Bower and Jon Parker Douglas are rehearsing Dream a Little Dream- The Mama & Papas Musical at Actors Theatre of Charlotte. And many more that we dont know about it. So wherever you are this summer take a close look, you might see a Summer Theatre alum up on the stage living the dream. Get your tickets to the rest of Summer Theatre 2014 by calling the SunTrust Box Office at 704-33-6534 or go online at tix.cpcc.edu. Mary Poppins flies in on July 18th!

CPCC Summer Theatre Opens with a Bang!

CPCC Summer Theatre opened with a bang on Friday June 6th with The Scarlet Pimpernel. The sets, costumes, lighting and cast were dazzling.

The show runs June 8th – 12th in the beautiful Dale F. Halton Theater on the Central Campus of CPCC. Tickets are available at the SunTrust Box office at 704-330-6534 or online at tix.cpcc.edu.

Scarlet Pimpernel Starts Tech Week at CPCC Summer Theatre

The hustle and bustle of activity is speeding up as we go into the weekend prior to opening The Scarlet Pimpernel. The actors are getting off book and setting the dance steps to memory. The set, costume and light crews are moving everything to the stage in anticipation of the first tech rehearsal. Summer Theatre 2014 is on the final approach to our June 6th opening. The box office is busy answering phones and filling online orders. So get your tickets quick to what is set to be a great bang of an opening. Call the SunTrust Box Office at 704-330-6534 or get your tickets online at tix.cpcc.edu 24/7. Let the Magic begin!