REVIEW: “Mrs. Christie” at the Dorset Theatre Festival

When I tell people that the most produced playwright writing in the English language, aside from William Shakespeare, is a woman, they get all excited.   When I tell them that that woman is Dame Agatha Christie they immediately deflate, “Oh,” they say, disappointment tinging their voice, “She doesn’t count.”   And I want to…

Dorset Theatre Festival Aims to Raise $2,800 to Support Female Artists Through the Global #GivingTuesday Movement

FESTIVAL CELEBRATES ITS WOMEN ARTISTS WRITING GROUP THROUGH NOVEMBER 28 EVENT DORSET, VT: Dorset Theatre Festival has joined #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide. Occurring this year on November 28, #GivingTuesday is held annually on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving to kick off…

Dorset Theatre Festival’s Women Artists Writing Group Hosts Second Annual Retreat August 26 – 28

DORSET, VT: Dorset Theatre Festival is committed to cultivating female voices onstage through its Women Artists Writing (WAW) Group, helmed by actors Heidi Armbruster and Mary Bacon.  The WAW Group’s second annual retreat is August 26 – 28, and a free public presentation will be held on Monday, August 28 at 7:30 pm. The presentation will feature 10 WAW retreat writers who will…