Sunday, September 3, 2017

Roses in December opens Sept 15th

Carolyn (Anita O'Hagan) and Joel (Bill Farnum) in Roses in December
In a world of texting, emails, and social media, the art of letter writing seems lost. Not so in TAPA’s fall romance, “Roses in December”. In this play told through letters, a young official in a college alumni office invites a celebrated but reclusive author to the 35th reunion of his class. When he declines, she charmingly prods him, and thereby begins a witty and revelatory written correspondence that becomes part mystery, part memory, and part romance. The New Yorker called it “Rich and revealing.”

Sponsored by the Rendezvous Restaurant, and Krazy Kat Productions, this play is directed by Joni Sauer-Folger, a TAPA veteran director and actor. The two-person cast features

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Auditions: Edge of Darkness

The Tillamook Association of the Performing Arts (TAPA) is holding a second round of auditions for the winter thriller, “Edge of Darkness”. Auditions will be held September 9th & 10th starting at 3:00 pm, at Dance Zone (12th & Ivy in Tillamook). This production is looking for three females and three males varying in ages from 20 to 50 or 60 years of age. This production is also looking for backstage help (lights, sound, backstage crew). Directed by Steele Fleisher, performances will run January 12th – 27th. Audition packets can be downloaded here: Edge of Darkness Audition Packet. Contact Steele at 503-801-0006 for more info.

Friday, August 11, 2017

Audition Announcement: Money Matters

TAPA is holding auditions for their late fall comedy, “Money Matters”.  Directed by Rikki Reid, “Money Matters” is a hysterical farce written by the same duo who wrote “Sex Please, We’re Sixty”.  TAPA is looking for three (3) men, and three (3) women ages 30-60+ to fill out the roles in this fantastically funny play. This production opens November 3rd and runs through November 19th.

Auditions will be held at Oregon Coast Dance Center (106 Main Ave, Tillamook) on August 26th & 27th starting at 3:00 pm each day.  An audition packet, with an audition form and character descriptions, can be found here (Money Matters Aud. Packet) or by calling Oregon Coast Dance Center at 503-842-7447.

Sunday, July 9, 2017

Auditions: Roses In December

TAPA is looking for a cast for the delightful and witty play "Roses in December", which opens September 15th and will run through September 30th.  This production is looking for two actors - one 50-60 years old male, and one 30 year old female.  Auditions will be held on July 22nd and 23rd starting at 2:00 pm each day at Dance Zone (corner of 12th & Ivy in Tillamook).  Download a sample of the script and the audition packet here.

Friday, June 30, 2017

To Kill A Mockingbird, Opening July 14th

The cast of TAPA's "To Kill A Mockingbird"
Left group standing (L to r): Don Willis, Stephanie Berry,  Lalani Coon, LaDonna Coon
Left group sitting (l to r):  Rory Coon,  Nehemiah Barrios, Ezekial Coon
Middle group (l to r):  Aarren Haylett, John Pickering, Ashton Hathaway, Lauryn Ringle
On train:  Richard A. Coon Director “The engine that drives this train”
Right group standing (l to r): Ken Hillyer, Rikki Reid, Karen Downs, Susan Wilson, Robin Pickering, Tami Long
Right group sitting (l to r):  Darin Tone, John Rogan, Gerry Cortimilia, Bob Waddell, Carly Persons, Ukiah Hawkins      
Not Pictured:  David Spencer 

The Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts (TAPA) is thrilled to present “To Kill A Mockingbird” written by Harper Lee, and directed by Richard A. Coon. The stage version of this well-known story opens July 14th in Tillamook.

It’s 1935 in Maycomb, Alabama, children play in the street, wild dogs run loose, mockingbirds