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March 31, 2012

Great Lakes Theater Presents Shakespeare's Powerfully Poetic ROMEO AND JULIET at the Intimate Hanna Theatre

Charles Fee directs the production and celebrates his 10th anniversary as Producing Artistic Director of Cleveland’s Classic Company.

CLEVELAND, OH - Great Lakes Theater (GLT), Cleveland’s Classic Company, continues the second half its 50th anniversary season with William Shakespeare’s powerfully poetic love story, Romeo and Juliet. The production will be performed in the company’s intimate and audience-friendly home at the Hanna Theatre, PlayhouseSquare, April 13-28, 2012. GLT Producing Artistic Director, Charles Fee, directs the production and celebrates his tenth anniversary at the helm of Cleveland’s Classic Company.

Great Lakes Theater’s 2012 spring productions and educational programs are sponsored by PNC.
Additional production support for Romeo and Juliet was generously provided by John and Barbara Schubert. Great Lakes Theater is also generously funded by...

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March 01, 2012

MYSTERIES SOLVED: A Conversation with Les Roberts

Great Lakes Theater presents a pre-show discussion/performance event featuring Cleveland’s most famous mystery writer before The Mousetrap.

CLEVELAND, OH – Great Lakes Theater (GLT), Cleveland’s Classic Company, will present a pre-show discussion and performance event with acclaimed writer, producer and northeast Ohio resident, Les Roberts, entitled Mysteries Solved, in conjunction with the company’s production of the iconic, Agatha Christie murder mystery The Mousetrap, at the Hanna Theatre, PlayhouseSquare on Friday, March 23rd. Commencing at 6:00 p.m. with a pre-show discussion featuring Les Roberts in the Hanna Theatre’s Salon, the event will culminate in a performance of Great Lakes Theater’s main stage production of The Mousetrap at 7:30 p.m. as part of GLT’s Classics and Conversations audience engagement series.

A Cleveland Arts Prize...

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February 02, 2012

Agatha Christie's Mystery Masterpiece THE MOUSETRAP Kicks Off Second Half of Great Lakes Theater's 50th Season

The Queen of Mystery’s world-renowned whodunit celebrates
60 years this season as the longest running play in theater history.
 
Great Lakes Theater’s production is one of 60 official stagings
worldwide that will commemorate the play’s diamond anniversary.


CLEVELAND, OH - Great Lakes Theater (GLT), Cleveland’s Classic Company, commences the second half its 50th anniversary season with Agatha Christie’s murder mystery masterpiece, The Mousetrap. The production will be performed in the company’s revolutionary and audience-friendly home at the Hanna Theatre, PlayhouseSquare, March 9-25. 2012. Drew Barr directs the production; the first staging of Christie’s classic in the company’s history.

Great Lakes Theater’s 2012 spring productions and educational programs are sponsored by PNC. The classic theater company is generously funded...

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January 17, 2012

Great Lakes Theater Seeks Original Student Music for 2012 Songwriting Contest

Great Lakes Theater, in partnership with WCPN 90.3 FM ideastream, invites students to submit new, original music inspired by William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet for its 2012 songwriting contest.  The contest is open to soloists or bands. All middle and high school students that reside in Ohio are eligible. Music submissions of all styles and genres are accepted, including instrumentals.

Four grand prize winners will be chosen by a panel of judges. Each grand prize winning entry will receive a $250 cash prize, a professionally engineered recording in WCPN’s state-of-the-art studio, commemorative CDs and a radio broadcast of the song on a special edition of WCPN’s Around Noon on April 23, 2012 (Shakespeare’s birthday!).

To register or request more information, students should contact Great Lakes...

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January 16, 2012

Great Lakes Theater Presents Free Touring Production of Agatha Christie's THE MYSTERIOUS AFFAIR AT STYLES

The world premiere adaptation will visit twenty-one venues across northeast Ohio.

Great Lakes Theater (GLT) will launch a world premiere adaptation of Agatha Christie’s THE MYSTERIOUS AFFAIR AT STYLES (Styles), a free one-hour touring production scheduled to visit twenty-one neighborhood venues throughout northeast Ohio, to kick off the company’s 2012 series of Surround outreach programming. The play, adapted from Christie’s novel by NE Ohio playwright and Associate Supervisor of GLT’s School Residency Program, David Hansen, features a touring company of five actors and is directed by Lisa Ortenzi. The tour commences on February 14th, continues through March 7th and is designed to support Great Lakes Theater’s upcoming mainstage production of The Mousetrap...

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