about the Players - Join us!
has been a very busy month at 51 Walden. Our Spring Production
of 1776, the
Musical is fast approaching. Ring the bells, Raise the Alarm!!
Whatever you do, don't delay in securing your tickets....this
show is HOT! For opening night, Friday, April 23rd, we are hosting
a gala reception starting at 7:00 p.m. Please come for Wine and
Cheese and help us open this musical with a Bang! This wonderful
show runs for 3 weekends thru May 8th. We have two additional
shows, A Sunday Matinee April 25th,as well as a Thursday night
performance on May 6th. Tickets can be purchased
online or at the Harness Shop or by phone at 978-369-2990.
See you there...but please...leave your muskets at home!
At the Concord Players
Annual Board Meeting on March 21, the By-Law Committee (Bill
Maxwell-Chair, Mike Finke
and David Gould) shared it's
efforts on updating the Concord Players' By-laws. These By-Laws were last
revised in 1984. As part of the revision process, the Committee wishes
to gather feedback from the membership using a questionnaire that is now
on the Concord Players website. The committee is asking the current Board
of Directors, newly elected Board Members and all interested members to
participate in this survey by accessing and completing it online at www.concordplayers.org/Bylaws.
For those preferring paper forms, call Mike Finke @ 508-829-7975 for a
copy and mail the completed form to him at 48 Greystone Drive, Holden,
MA 01520. All responses must be in by April 15.
The formation of committees was a topic mentioned at the Annual meeting.
With input from the board - Lillian
Anderson, Nominating Committee Chair, and Jean
Devine are working to fill the ranks of these committees. Anyone interested
in volunteering please contact Lillian
, Jean or Leslie
Wagner, Volunteer Coordinator.
The Board of Directors for 2004-2005 was voted upon at the Annual Meeting.
The Executive Committee is comprised of: Jean
Devine, President, Pam Sturgis & Judith
Broggi, Vice Presidents, Myron
Feld, Treasurer, and Cheri
Fletcher, Secretary. Next Years Members are: Lisa
Astbury, David Atwood, Sheryl
Blair, Thomas Caron, Mark
Elliott, Charlotte Kelley,
Corinne Kinsman, Chuck
Schwager, Laura Sweet, Susan
Tucker, Leslie Wagner
and Peter Yensen.
Lida McGirr had one of her 10
minute plays performed @ Acme Theater Winter Short Play Festival. She
will also be playing "Hedwig" in
the New Play "What time is it?" @
the Theatre Cooperative in Somerville opening May 7.
Concord Academy students would like to invite members of the Concord Players
to audition for a short film being produced in the Area. "Simon"
is a short film about a high school Janitor who tries to
balance his job while maintaining a stable relationship with his daughter.
They are looking for several different roles. Anyone interested please
call Greg Terris @ 978-402-2578.
Dirik is cast in Steven Sohdhiem’s “Follies”
at the Pentucket
Players April 22-25 only! Call 978-521-9259 for tickets.
Tillie Sweet has been cast
as Ouiser in the wonderful Play, "Steel Magnolias"
@ the Lexington
Players. Performances will begin in May.
Ann Seamans was the Costume Coordinator for Open Door Theater's production
of "The King and I." From the view
in my seat, she did a marvelous job. It was a beautifully costumed and
was a pleasure to watch.
Any News or information please contact me @ Lisaraspberry@hotmail.com
and if you could use the word NEWSLETTER as a subject, I will be sure
not to put you in my junk file!!! Happy Spring!