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Lost in Yonkers Begins July 20th

Lost in Yonkers Begins July 20th

Plays and Events, Weston News |July 5, 2017

Elizabeth Franz The Weston Playhouse continues its season of award winners with the Tony and Pulitzer Prize winning comedy, Lost in Yonkers. This Neil Simon classic is made even more memorable with the Weston stage debut of Tony winner Elizabeth Franz in the central role of Grandma Kurnitz. Set … Read More
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Vermont Premiere of Tenderly Beginning July 13th

Vermont Premiere of Tenderly Beginning July 13th

Plays and Events, Weston News |July 4, 2017

Susan Haefner (Rosemary Clooney) and Samuel Lloyd, Jr. (Bing Crosby) singing “How About You?”. Photo by Tim Fort (Director).   Next on the Weston Playhouse’s intimate OtherStages is the Vermont Premiere of the new musical Tenderly, starring Weston favorites Susan Haefner and Samuel Lloyd, Jr., seen in last summer’s … Read More
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80th Anniversary Celebration

Weston News |June 18, 2017

The Celebration Continues… Groundbreaking Ceremony On August 7 at 1 pm, we broke ground on the exciting new Center for the Arts at Walker Farm. After remarks from Weston Board Members, Company Directors, Representative Olsen, members of the Walker family, and honoree Christopher Lloyd, the first shovels were sunk! … Read More
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Vermont Premiere of Once Beginning June 27th

Vermont Premiere of Once Beginning June 27th

Plays and Events, Weston News |June 16, 2017

This Vermont premiere is a must-see. Once won eight awards at the 2012 Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Based on the film of the same name, Once also won the 2008 Academy Award for Best Original Song. This musical hit from stage to screen will open the 2017 Mainstage season … Read More
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Really Rosie Begins the 2017 OtherStages Season on June 21

Really Rosie Begins the 2017 OtherStages Season on June 21

Plays and Events, Weston News |June 16, 2017

Do you have an appetite for some satisfying family fun? Come enjoy some “Chicken Soup with Rice” on “Avenue P” with this year’s Young Company production of Really Rosie! Opening the 2017 OtherStages series is the genius collaboration from the writers of Where the Wild Things Are and Beautiful. Really … Read More
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Who’s Who: A Look at the 2017 Young Company

Who’s Who: A Look at the 2017 Young Company

Cast and Crew, Featured, Meet the Family |June 12, 2017

Weston’s Young Company has been one of the most treasured programs since its start in 2000. The Young Company, lovingly known as "The YoCo," consists of a group of eight non-Equity actors who are either attending or have recently graduated from a conservatory or undergraduate training program. Since its creation, a number of Young Company alumni have gone onto grace the Broadway stage in blockbuster favorites, which include LES MISERABLES, WICKED, and BOOK OF MORMON. Read More
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Unique Student Opportunities this Summer

Unique Student Opportunities this Summer

About Town, Education, Featured |April 4, 2017

Do you have a high school or middle school student who is passionate about theatre and the performing arts? The Weston Playhouse Theatre Company offers two great ways for interested students to be a part of the Playhouse community. TheatreLab provides fifteen students with free admission to the summer shows, … Read More
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Weston Playhouse Announces New Musical Award Winner

Plays and Events, Weston News |February 7, 2017

Writer/composer Zack Zadek’s DEATHLESS has been chosen for the Weston Playhouse Theatre Company’s 11th annual New Musical Award. Nominated by Jennifer Ashley Tepper of Feinstein’s/54 Below, DEATHLESS follows the road trip of a grieving family who are asking questions about life and death in the modern age in the face … Read More
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Weston Alum: Travis McHale

Weston Alum: Travis McHale

Education, Meet the Family |January 31, 2017

Internships are the best opportunities to make the connections that you’ll need to help get your career in motion after graduation and amazing references that know the way you work. Weston Playhouse is the perfect size to attract the people that will help a young professional in their … Read More
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Weston Alumn: Danielle Zandri

Weston Alumn: Danielle Zandri

Education, Meet the Family |January 25, 2017

Internships let students learn more about the industry, hone their skills, and learn new ones that may never have come up in the classroom. These are just some of the reasons that an internship at Weston Playhouse helped Danielle Zandri, a former Weston intern. Her internship here was not … Read More
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