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April 06, 2020

ACTOR/TEACHER AUDITIONS FOR THE 2020-21 SCHOOL YEAR TO BE HELD VIA VIDEO AUDITION ONLY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 
April 6, 2020

Auditions for Actor/Teachers in the 2020-2021 School Residency Program will now be held via video submission only. The previously scheduled in-person audition for May 4, 2020 has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Interested parties are asked to visit the GLT website and apply as indicated, including a link to an unlisted audition video (YouTube or Vimeo only, please.)

Video recorded auditions should consist of one Shakespearean monologue and one contrasting contemporary monologue for the audition. Both monologues should total no more than three minutes combined.

To submit your video audition, visit the Great Lakes Theater website at http://www.greatlakestheater.org/work-with-us/auditions.

The deadline for audition materials is Monday May 4, 2020 at noon. An in-person callback will be announced at a later date. 

Requirements include an undergraduate degree in any discipline, as...

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February 19, 2020

Cleveland's Classic Company at the Hanna Theatre presents Shakespeare's Sublime Battle of Wits & Wills, MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING

CLEVELAND, OH - Great Lakes Theater (GLT), Cleveland’s Classic Company, continues the second half its 58th season with Shakespeare’s sublime battle of wits and wills, Much Ado About Nothing. The production will be performed in the company’s intimate and audience-friendly home at the Hanna Theatre, Playhouse Square, March 27 – April 11, 2020. Great Lakes Theater’s own Producing Artistic Director, Charles Fee, directs the production.

Great Lakes Theater is supported in part by the residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture. Additionally, the Great Lakes Theater 2019-20 Season is made possible in part by state tax dollars allocated by the Ohio Legislature to the Ohio Arts Council (OAC). The OAC is a state agency that funds and supports...

Related Shows:
Much Ado About Nothing

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February 02, 2020

Cleveland’s Classic Theater Company Announces Six-Show Season for 2020-21 to Headline Hanna Theatre Home

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 2020-21 season. Great Lakes Theater’s fifty-ninth year is scheduled to run from September 2020 through May 2021 at Playhouse Square’s Hanna and Mimi Ohio Theatres.

GLT will commence its 2020-21 season with the classic turned musical romantic comedy, Jane Austen’s Emma, presented in rotating repertory with the Shakespeare’s epic history, Henry V (September 25 – November 8, 2020). The 32nd annual production of Charles Dickens’ holiday classic, A Christmas Carol (November 27 - December 23, 2020) will bisect the season. In the winter/spring, GLT will present Agatha Christie’s Black Coffee, a Hercule Poirot thriller, (February 12 – March 7, 2021)...

Related Shows:
The Tempest
The Marvelous Wonderettes
Jane Austen's Emma
Henry V
Agatha Christie's Black Coffee
A Christmas Carol

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January 06, 2020

Cleveland’s Classic Company at the Hanna Theatre Presents the Ultimate Whodunit Thriller SLEUTH.

CLEVELAND, OH - Great Lakes Theater (GLT), Cleveland’s Classic Company, commences the second half its 2019-20 season with the ultimate whodunit thriller, Sleuth. The world-class production will be performed in the company’s intimate and audience-friendly home at the Hanna Theatre, Playhouse Square, February 14 – March 8, 2020. Great Lakes Theater’s Producing Artistic Director, Charles Fee, directs the production.

Great Lakes Theater is supported in part by the residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture. Additionally, the Great Lakes Theater 2019-20 Season is made possible in part by state tax dollars allocated by the Ohio Legislature to the Ohio Arts Council (OAC). The OAC is a state agency that funds and supports quality arts experiences to strengthen Ohio...

Related Shows:
Sleuth

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December 02, 2019

GREAT LAKES THEATER IS GRANTING ONE YOUNG ACTOR’S SPECIAL WISH DURING THIS SEASON’S A CHRISTMAS CAROL

(Cleveland, OH) - Great Lakes Theater (GLT) is creating even more magic this holiday season by granting the wish of one remarkable young actor during A Christmas Carol. A Special Wish Cleveland contacted Great Lakes Theater earlier this year to help make one wish recipient’s desire of being an actor come true. Excited to make this dream a reality, everyone at GLT jumped in to make it possible to have Amelia, the special wish recipient, as part of the cast in our upcoming production of A Christmas Carol.

Amelia will make her GLT debut in A Christmas Carol during our December 14th matinee performance. Preparing for her on stage performance, Amelia has enjoyed fittings of her own personalized costume and rehearsal with...

Related Shows:
A Christmas Carol

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