Congratulations to my wonderful cast members and production staff of Miracle on 34th Street!
I remember as a kid, going out to see the Nutcracker, on such a wonderful December day as this, and the memory and experience had always stuck with me. After seeing that show I had always felt the pull of fate, much like the moon on the ocean, to do a Christmas play.
Fortunately, the theater stars aligned and Miracle on 34th was my chance. From my audition where I stuffed a pillow in my button down shirt, to the “hell-week” where we were working out the kinks (big and small). All of these will no doubt have cherished moments with the wonderful people in my cast. In my opinion; getting to know and build the foundations of friendship.
Those wonderful people, that I am now happy to call friends, are amazing human beings as well as actors. Indeed community theater fosters a loving and passionate community. Every night of performances they impressed me with their talent and passion. This show would be nothing without all of you and all of the talents that they brought to it.
With more than 3 sold out shows, let that be a testament to all of the hard work. Not only that but you created something amazing.
I will miss all of you. And I want to wish you all of the best and a very merry Christmas.
As always its not goodbye its see you later.
My first real test at directing talented young people is finally coming to fruition!
‘Nightfal With Edgar Allan Poe’ opens in 3 weeks and I am incredibly excited to be here telling my incredible reader about it. We have an amazing cast: Zachary Thaler, Jamie Thompkins, Ravneel “Neel” Gill, Shadya Rose, and James Masten. It is co-directed by Evelyn Rice and myself and stage managed by Jessica Hagey.
Come see the madness… or the sanity of Poe, as his works come alive before your eyes! There will be unexplainable occurances, deep psychological thrills, and MURDER.
Order your tickets now for the theater event of the summer!
Fauquier Community Theater
4225 Aiken Dr, Warrenton, VA 20187 · (540) 349-8760