Director of Marketing and Strategic Advancement
Great Lakes Theater
August 10, 2017
CLEVELAND, OH (August 7, 2017) - Great Lakes Theater (GLT) will commence its 2017-18 season at the Hanna Theatre, Playhouse Square with a Fall Repertory that features the soaring musical epic in its Midwest premiere, The Hunchback of Notre Dame and Shakespeare’s magical comic masterpiece, A Midsummer Night’s Dream. The productions will be performed in rotating repertory September 29 – November 5, 2017. Victoria Bussert will direct The Hunchback of Notre Dame. Joseph Hanreddy will direct A Midsummer Night’s Dream. The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Music by Alan Menken / Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz / Book by Peter Parnell. Based on the Victor Hugo novel and songs from the Disney film) is presented through special arrangement with MUSIC THEATRE INTERNATIONAL (MTI). All authorized performance materials...
April 20, 2017
CLEVELAND, OH - Great Lakes Theater (GLT), Cleveland’s Classic Company, concludes its 2017-18 season with the pitch-perfect jukebox musical smash, Forever Plaid. The production will be performed in the company’s intimate home at the Hanna Theatre, Playhouse Square, May 5-21, 2017. Victoria Bussert directs. (Forever Plaid was written and originally directed and choreographed by Stuart Ross. James Raitt provided musical continuity supervision and arrangements. The original production was produced by Gene Wolsk.)
Generous production support for Forever Plaid was provided by the First Energy Foundation and the Kulas Foundation. The production is part of the Kulas Musical Theater Series at Great Lakes Theater. GLT is also supported in part by the residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture....
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March 09, 2017
The production features ALTERNATING FEMALE AND MALE ACTORS IN THE SHOW'S TITLE ROLE and immersive, Elizabethan theater-inspired ONSTAGE/STAGESIDE SEATING experiences for audiences.
CLEVELAND, OH - Great Lakes Theater (GLT), Cleveland’s Classic Company, continues the second half its 55th season with the world’s most famous tragedy, William’s Shakespeare’s Hamlet. The production will be performed in the company’s intimate and audience-friendly home at the Hanna Theatre, Playhouse Square, March 31 – April 15, 2017. GLT’s Producing Artistic Director, Charles Fee directs the production.
Generous support for Hamlet was provided by John and Barbara Schubert, Shakespeare in American Communities (a national program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership...
February 05, 2017
CLEVELAND, OH – Charles Fee, Producing Artistic Director of Great Lakes Theater (GLT), unveiled an ambitious, six-production array of classics to headline the company’s 2017-18 season. Great Lakes Theater’s fifty-sixth year is scheduled to run from September 2017 through May 2018 at Playhouse Square’s Hanna and Ohio Theatres.
GLT will commence its 2017-18 season with the soaring musical epic, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, presented in rotating repertory with Shakespeare’s magical comic masterpiece, A Midsummer Night’s Dream (September 29 – November 5, 2017). The company’s annual production of Dickens’ holiday classic, A Christmas Carol (November 25 - December 23, 2017) will bisect the season....
January 31, 2017
The FREE, family-friendly touring production will visit 21 venues across northeast Ohio.
Great Lakes Theater (GLT) will launch the world premiere its new Classics on Tour series with THE JABBERWOCKY, a free touring production scheduled to visit twenty-one neighborhood libraries and other public venues throughout northeast Ohio. The one-act play is inspired by Lewis Carroll’s classic poem The Jabberwocky, written by Dakotah Brown, Noah Moody and Chad Shohet and directed by GLT Director of Educational Programming Lisa Ortenzi. It features a touring company of four actors. The tour commences on February 21st, continues through March 19th and is a classics-inspired, educational performance for families and school-aged children (recommended...