November 2018 State of the Arts

Get involved in our arts community Follow our CPCC Arts blogs to receive the latest information on audition schedules, campus music concert performances and more. Visit http://blogs.cpcc.edu/theatre/.

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Broadway World Review of Music of the Night at CPCC Theatre

https://www.broadwayworld.com/charlotte/article/BWW-Review-Like-Panoramic-Pease-MUSIC-OF-THE-NIGHT-Was-Fun-While-It-Lasted-20181102?fbclid=IwAR3_EV3xe2UnKfyalKVLtSYUhi6UB5kznsxloMefVADdEXd5VR4mwgtCRa4

One final performance Sunday 11/4 at 2:30pm in Pease Auditorium. Check online at tix.cpcc.edu for tickets.

 

 

CPCC Theatre Presents The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber Oct 26 to November 4

https://www.charlotteobserver.com/ent…/article220244535.html

Check out this great video at The Charlotte Observer about The Music of the Night!

Call the SunTrust Box office 704-330-6534 or on line to tix.cpcc.edu for tickets.

CPCC State of the Arts October 2018

 

Get involved in our arts community
Follow our CPCC Arts blogs to receive the latest information on audition schedules, campus music concert performances and more. Visit http://blogs.cpcc.edu/theatre/.

Spread the word.
Send this newsletter to a friend. The arts are alive and well at CPCC. Visit tix.cpcc.edu or www.cpcc.edu/arts or the latest information on what is happening on stage and in the galleries at CPCC.

 

CPCC Theatre Appreciation and Theatre History Students Get Sneak Peek at The Seagull

CPCC Drama students in the Theatre Appreciation and History classes got a rare treat recently and were able to see the new film adaptation of Chekhov’s  The Seagull before its general release.

The stage is set for a little family drama. The Seagull is coming to your home on DVD and Digital in ONE WEEK http://sonypictures.us/eutxYA

Saoirse Ronan, Annette Bening and Elisabeth Moss soar in the film adaptation of Chekhov’s The Seagull. Bring it home on DVD and Digital TODAY! http://sonypictures.us/eutxYA

The Seagull explores the obsessive nature of love as only Chekhov could write it. Bring home the family drama today on DVD and Digital. http://sonypictures.us/eutxYA

According to The New York Times’ A.O. Scott, “Ms. Bening, Ms. Moss and Ms. Ronan in particular are superb.” Don’t miss The Seagull now available on DVD and Digital. http://sonypictures.us/eutxYA

Tragedy, comedy, and romance collide in the film adaptation of Chekov’s classic play, The Seagull. Fall in love now on DVD and Digital. http://sonypictures.us/eutxYA

Annette Bening is masterful as the cruel and narcissistic Irina. Explore the tangled relationships between parents and children and the tragedy which results in Chekhov’s The Seagull on DVD and Digital now. http://sonypictures.us/eutxYA

She’s the dark, self-medicating misfit every dinner party needs. Catch Elizabeth Moss’ “laugh-out-loud funny” performance as Masha in The Seagull, now on DVD and Digital. http://sonypictures.us/eutxYA

 

Approved Hashtag: #TheSeagull

CPCC Theatre Announces the Cast of The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber

CPCC Theatre is happy to announce the cast of The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber.

Cast

(In alphabetical order)

J. Michael Beech

Karen Christensen

Ryan Deal

Brittany Harrington

Traven Harrington

Kevin Harris

Sarah Henkel

Susan Knowlson

Patrick Ratchford

Lisa Smith

Lucia Stetson

Ron Turner

Emily Witte

Fans of musical composer Andrew Lloyd Webber will delight in attending this revue featuring several of the writer’s most beloved songs. Audiences will enjoy performances of “Memory” from “Cats,” “Music of the Night” from “The Phantom of the Opera,” “Don’t Cry for Me Argentina” from “Evita,” “I Don’t Know How to Love Him” from “Jesus Christ Superstar” and many others.

 

Pease Auditorium will permanently close in January 2019 after more than 50 years of memorable productions, performances and events. Pease Auditorium and the aging building that surrounds it – the Hagemeyer Learning Resource Center (LRC) – will come down and be replaced by a new, state-of-the art library for Central Piedmont’s students. The new LRC will also include a replacement of the existing Pease Auditorium and gallery.

 

Join CPCC Theatre for this unforgettable musical performance, as the troupe honors one of Broadway’s most prolific composers. Tickets will likely sell quickly for the final performances in Pease, so reserve your seat today at tix.cpcc.edu.

 

WHEN: October 26, 27 and November 1, 2 and 3; 7:30 p.m.

             October 28 and November 3 and 4; 2:30 p.m.

As part of the special farewell to Pease Auditorium CPCC Theatre will hold a special reception on Thursday October 25th from 6:30pm to 7:15pm in the Pease lobby for everyone who has every performed or worked backstage in a CPCC show in Pease. The first 400 who RSVP to Tom Hollis tom.hollis@cpcc.edu may attend the reception and the performance that follows at 7:30pm.

CPCC Theatre Announces Cast of Becket

CPCC Theatre is happy to announce the cast of Jean Anouilh’s Becket.

Cast

(In order of Appearance)

King Henry the Second…Tony Wright

Thomas Becket…Cole Long

A Page…Daniel Peirano

1st Soldier…Elijah Cooke

2nd Soldier…Isaiah Josiah

The Archbishop of Canterbury…Jim Greenwood

The Bishop of Oxford…Rob Craig

The Bishop of York…Roger Watson

Gilbert Folliot, the Bishop of London…John DeMicco

1st Baron…Jim Greenwood

2nd Baron…Rob Craig

3rd Baron…John DeMicco

4th Baron…Arthur Lightbody

Saxon Father…Arthur Lightbody

Saxon Girl…Gabriela Celecia

Saxon Boy…Stepp Nadelman

Gwendolen… Gabriela Celecia

French Girl… Gabriela Celecia

Little Monk…Jake Dodge

Provost Marshal…Arthur Lightbody

French Priest…Jake Dodge

French Choirboy…Daniel Peirano

Officer… Arthur Lightbody

1st Servant… Elijah Cooke

2nd Servant…Jake Dodge

Queen Mother…Christy Stephens

Young Queen…Amy Dunn

Elder Prince… Daniel Peirano

Young Prince… Stepp Nadelman

Etienne…Isaiah Josiah

English Priest…Elijah Cooke

1st Monk…Rick Taylor

2nd Monk… Arthur Lightbody

King Louis of France…Rick Taylor

1st French Baron…Rob Craig

2nd French Baron…Jim Greenwood

Duke of Arundel…Roger Watson

The Pope… Arthur Lightbody

A Cardinal…Elijah Cooke

Sentry…Elijah Cooke

Young Sentry…Jake Dodge

Thanks to all who auditioned.

Season Tickets on sale now. Single tickets on sale September 1st. SunTrust Box office 704-330-6534 or online 24/7 at tix.cpcc.edu

CPCC State of the Arts August 2018

Get involved in our arts community Follow our CPCC Arts blogs to receive the latest information on audition schedules, campus music concert performances and more. Visit http://blogs.cpcc.edu/theatre/.

Spread the word. Send this newsletter to a friend. The arts are alive and well at CPCC. Visit tix.cpcc.edu or www.cpcc.edu/arts or the latest information on what is happening on stage and in the galleries at CPCC.

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram @cpccarts.

CPCC Summer Theatre 2018 Presents Disney’s Newsies

CPCC Summer Theatre 2018  opens Disney’s Newsies July 13th at 7:30pm in the Halton Theatre. Performances run through July 21st. For details visit tix.cpcc.edu. Call the SunTrust Box office at 704-330-6534 or get your tickets at the door.