Capital Repertory Theatre’s NEXT ACT! New Play Summit Arrives June 7–10

 Albany, N.Y.—May 21, 2019—The eighth annual NEXT ACT! New Play Summit, at Capital Repertory Theatre and Proctors, June 7–10, features readings of three full-length plays—Meridith Friedman’s The Luckiest People, Rachel Lynett’s Here Be Dragons and Deborah Yarchun’s The Calm Before. The developmental workshop will also include the popular First 15; a Synopsis Clinic led by Dramatist Guild Member Aoise Stratford; two events featuring Young Playwrights; and,…

Casting Announced for Bridge Street Theatre’s Summer Musical “The Shaggs: Philosophy of the World”

Casting has been completed on yet another milestone for Catskill’s adventurous Bridge Street Theatre – its first full-scale summer musical! But, true to form, it’s a pretty off-beat one: Joy Gregory and Gunnar Madsen’s acclaimed Off-Broadway hit “The Shaggs: Philosophy of the World”. Based on the true story of three sisters from rural new Hampshire…