Monthly Archives: January 2016

  • Post Image

    Behind the Opera 

    Posted on January 30, 2016 by in Uncategorized

    By Greta Turney, Assistant to the Director and local theatre addict While the talented cast of Threepenny Opera surpasses the expectations put on many local community theater ensembles, the skill of the Great Organizer (as I call him) astounds everyone who has the privilege of working with him.  Stage manager, JuanCarlos Contreras orchestrates the most […]

    Comments Off on Behind the Opera  Continue Reading...
  • Post Image

    Threepenny’s ensemble casting and two houses create interesting challenges.

    Posted on January 17, 2016 by in Behind the Grand Drape, Production Journal

    By Greta Turney, Assistant to the Director and local theatre addict For the first time in decades, the Arcata Playhouse and Ferndale Repertory Theater are teaming up to bring a fresh, exciting production of Threepenny Opera by Bertolt Brecht and Kurt Weill to Humboldt County.  Performing the musical at the Arcata Playhouse for the first […]

    Comments Off on Threepenny’s ensemble casting and two houses create interesting challenges. Continue Reading...
  • Post Image

    The Threepenny Opera Talent Show, pt. 1

    Posted on January 14, 2016 by in Behind the Grand Drape, Production Journal

    By Greta Turney, Assistant to the Director and local theatre addict Arcata Playhouse and Ferndale Repertory Theater have joined their considerable talents and collaborated on what Newsweek has called “The greatest musical of all time” The Threepenny Opera!!!  The best part of this particular talent show is that the winners are all of the audience […]

    Comments Off on The Threepenny Opera Talent Show, pt. 1 Continue Reading...