REVIEW: “The Chalk Garden” at the Ghent Playhouse

by Fred Baumgarten Every generation, it seems, must have its “Chalk Garden.” Major revivals pop up every decade or so like crocuses sprouting in spring. And then there’s the popularity the 1955 Enid Bagnold play enjoys in regional theater, perhaps owing to its meaty dialogue and eccentric characters. Is it any wonder that the Ghent…

The Ghent Playhouse Seeks Director Proposals for 2020-2021 Season

The Ghent Playhouse seeks director proposals for their 2020-2021 season (our 46th). Ghent presents five productions each year, between October and June and are looking for a well-rounded season in all genres: comedy, drama, farce, musical, classical, etc. Those interested, may submit up to three proposals for consideration, for one of four remaining production slots…

Ghent Playhouse Announces Auditions for “Fun Home”

Fun Home Auditions, January 14 and 15 at 6:30 pm at St. James Catholic Church, 117 Hudson Avenue, Chatham NY, 12037 Ghent Playhouse proudly announces the Capital District Community Theater premiere of the TONY Award winning musical Fun Home. Audition Dates January 14 and 15 at at 6:30 at St. James Catholic Church, 117 Hudson…