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Love’s Labour’s Lost A Rollicking Hit!

Thank you to everyone that came out for the eighth annual Shakespeare in the Park at Depot Square Park in Peterborough, New Hampshipre!  

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Every aspect of the program has been an absolute pleasure from the rehearsal process beginning on July 7 and ending with our final performance on August 9.  

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The entire run of four shows was greeted with beautiful, sunny, exceptional weather, and all performances were able to be delivered to smiling audiences in a beautiful summer Peterborough evening!

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Thanks to the production staff Rob Koch, Mia Moravis, Wendy Almeida, Chris McCartie, Emma Keating, and Garrett Zecker. 

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Special thanks for the production go to April Gregg, Heidi Hadley, Molly McDowell, Kath Allen, Judy Koch, Gayle Gearhart, Hope Taylor, Keith Colarusso, and the board of directors, which includes Scott Gardner in addition to Rob Koch, and Garrett Zecker thanked earlier.

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Thanks also to the community supporters that include the Monadnock Center for History and Culture, The Town of Peterborough, and the Peterborough Town Library.

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Also, were you aware that Actors' Circle Theatre is the newest member of Shakespeare Passport? All presenting members of Shakespeare Passport get a discount to all future ACT productions. We have been recognized because of our widespread influence on Shakespeare and live theatre in New Hampshire (and worldwide!). We are even alphabetically first in the app!

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Stay tuned for more great news from Actors Circle Theatre and our upcoming 2015-16 performance schedule!

 

Save the Date!

Actors' Circle Theatre presents a very special production of P.G. Wodehouse's adaptation of the Ferenc Molnár comedy

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The Play's The Thing

The show will be produced and performed at the main stage of Peterborough Players on

May 7, 8 and 9, 2015, at 7:30PM 

Starring…

  • Mason Amadeus as Albert Adam
  • Scott Gardner as Almady
  • Chris Pratt as Johann Dwornitschek
  • Clare Margand as Ilona Szabo
  • Jonathan Flower as Mansky
  • Bryan Hebert as Mell
  • Peter Eisenstadter as Sandor Turai
  • Madeleine Sepe & Ruth Linehan as The Lackeys

 

Save the date, and we can't wait to see you there!

 

 

 

Shakespeare in the Park 2014 is a HIT!

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Actors Circle Theatre had an excellent first weekend of Shakespeare in the Park for the audience and the cast alike!

And you can still catch The Comedy of Errors for another weekend, this Saturday and Sunday August 9th and 10th at 5PM, Depot Square Park.

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Read some of our audience's testimonials on social media from the first weekend:

"Nicely done, guys! I thoroughly enjoyed The Comedy of Errors." ~Christy

"I had a blast!" ~Emma

"Cheers and congratulations to Director Chris and his wonderful cast. Comedy of Errors show was Great!!! So many special touches…The physicality of the show was wonderful." ~Mary

"[We] enjoyed your show tonight… You all did a fantastic job of telling the story and keeping it entertaining and understandable for all present. I was impressed at how well the twin thing worked out to be believable! There were so many well developed characters and individual shining moments which made the production delightful. As usual very creative direction and a wonderful group of people obviously working very well together. Thank you and Bravo!" ~Veda

"Had a lovely picnic while watching a fun and fabulous performance of Shakespeare's "Comedy of Errors" at Depot Square in downtown Peterborough tonight." ~Ronna

"Congratulations to everyone involved in ACT'S THE COMEDY OF ERRORS. I had a great time and the weather Gods looked favorably upon you all. If you have a chance, check out the show, tomorrow or next weekend at Depot Square, Peterborough,NH and support Community Theatre. You don't want to miss Bert Torsey, Garrett Zecker, Bryan Hebert II, Jason Barshevsky, Kimberley Miller, Clare Margand, Michael Redmond, Wendy Almeida, Heather McCormack, Alana Korda, Tyler Strickland, Alix Woodford, Heather Morrison, Madeleine Sepe, Carin Torp, Ruth Linehan, Mia Moravis, Henry Parkhurst, and kudos to Director Chris McCartie. This is Shakespeare at his comedic best." ~Sharon

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Also, check out what The Monadnock Ledger-Transcript had to say about the production!

Want to have another look at our program?  Download it here:

2014 Program Shakespeare In The Park

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You still have another weekend to catch us!

Saturday, August 9th and Sunday, August 10th

5:00 PM

Depot Square Park, Peterborough, New Hampshire

Absolutely Free to the Public!

 

For additional pictures, updates, and more, visit and like our Facebook page

 

Shakespeare in the Park 2014

 

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The dates have been set, and the cast has begun rehearsals!

  • Antipholus of Ephesus (twin to Antipholus of Syracuse) Bert Torsey 
  • Antipholus of Syracuse (twin to Antipholus of Ephesus)Garrett Zecker 
  • Dromio of Ephesus (servant to Antipholus of Ephesus and twin to Dromio of Syracuse)Bryan Hebert 
  • Dromio of Syreacuse (servant to Antipholus of Syracuse and twin to Dromio of Ephesus) – Jason Barshevsky
  • Adriana (wife to Antipholus of Ephesus) – Kimberley Miller 
  • Luciana (sister to Adriana)Clare Margand 
  • Aegeon (a merchant of Syracuse and father to Antipholus of Ephesus and Antipholus of Syracuse) – Michael Redmond 
  • Aemilia (an abbess, and wife to Aegeon) – Wendy Almeida
  • Solinus (Duchess of Ephesus)Heather McCormack 
  • Angelo (a goldsmith)Alana Korda 
  • Balthazar (a merchant, and friend to Antipholus of Ephesus)Tyler Strickland 
  • CourtezanAlix Woodford 
  • Luce (servant to Adriana)Heather Morrison 
  • First MerchantRuth Linehan 
  • Second Merchant Carin Torp 
  • Pinch Tyler Strickland
  • OfficerRuth Linehan
  • GaolerHenry “Hank” Parkhurst 
  • Citizens of EphesusMia Moravis, Madeleine Sepe

~We can't wait to see you at Depot Square Park, August 2, 3, 9, or 10 at 5PM~

 

FortNight begins on Saturday Night!

This Saturday night at 9:00, you can catch FortNight Live performing at Harlow's Pub – with a daytime followup show on Sunday at 5:00.  Both shows will be rockin' fun, with a deep, touching story that will leave you breathless.  If you haven't gotten your tickets yet, you can get them for Saturday's show at 9, and the following weekend's show in Jaffrey and Keene.  Just hover over "Tickets" above and click on "buy tickets!"

Also, if you haven't been following the ACT Facebook page, you are missing out on a great deal of extra content from the show – from rehearsal video to exclusive interviews.  Here are two recent clips:

Dan Carberg on his character, Myers Penman

Solomon Deep discusses the origins of FortNight

Visit the ACT YouTube channel for all of our unique behind the scenes videos.

If you would like to become a fan of ACT on Facebook, click the following link and hit "like," of course!  Or you can click the "Like" button directly.

Actors' Circle Theatre on Facebook

If you would like to RSVP on the FortNight event page, click the following link:

FortNight Live!  Event Page on Facebook

 

Scott Gardner on Working Retail

Exclusive ACT Interview: Scott Gardner on Working Retail During the Holidays…

Listen as Scott Gardner discusses his experiences with retail during the holiday season. This is the third video in a series released on Mondays and Wednesdays leading up to his live performances…

December 13 and 14, 2013 at 8:00 PM
December 15, 2013 at 2:00 PM
at
The Peterborough Historical Society
19 Grove St
Peterborough, NH 03458

Make sure you check out our Facebook page for The Santaland Diaries.

Ticket reservations are now available by calling  603-924-3876 and leaving a message with your name, phone number, performance date you would like to attend, and how many tickets.  We will give you a call back to confirm, and we can’t wait to see you!