Monday, August 17, 2015

Auditions: Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks





SIX DANCE LESSONS IN SIX WEEKS
** AUDITIONS **
Saturday, August 29th  ~ 1:00 pm
The Barn Community Playhouse
1204 Ivy Ave, Tillamook 

Performance Dates:  11/27-12/13

Cast Includes:
Lily:  60s-70s, an aging but formidable retiree, widow of a Southern minister
Michael: 40s, a colorful yet sarcastic dance instructor

Audition packets are available via email (info@tillamooktheater.com).
Or downloaded here:  Six Dance Lessons Audition Packet
 
An international hit play, Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks, is a touching and human comedy about a formidable retired woman, Lily Harrison, who hires an acerbic dance instructor, Michael Minetti, to give her private dance lessons - one per week for six weeks - in her Florida condo. What begins as an antagonistic relationship blossoms into a friendship as these two people from different backgrounds reveal their secrets, fears, and joys while dancing.

Friday, August 7, 2015

All The Better To Kill You With Opens August 14th!




Cast of All The Better To Kill You With 
(l to r) Robert Buckingham, Chris Chiola, Rikki Reid, Richard Coon, Anita O'Hagan, Garrick Gordon, & Holly Dickson

Presented by the Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts (TAPA), and sponsor Tillamook PUD, All the Better to Kill You With is TAPA’s summer thriller.  Written by Fred Carmichael and directed by Brett Duer, All the Better to Kill You With, is not just another love triangle that causes another murder. This is a classic whodunit with the exciting twist of the audience not only getting to see

Monday, June 29, 2015

"All The Better To Kill You With" Cast Announcement


The Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts (TAPA), and sponsor Tillamook PUD, are excited to announce the cast for TAPA’s summer play All the Better to Kill You With.  


 Back row (l to r): Robert Buckingham, Garrick Gordon, Richard Coon, Chris Chiola
Front row (l to r): Rikki Reid, Anita O'Hagan, Holly Dickson

 
Written by Fred Carmichael and directed by Brett Duer, All the Better to Kill You With, is not just another love triangle that causes another murder. This is a classic whodunit with the exciting twist of the audience not only getting to see “whodunit”, but also how the whole thing is planned and carried out. We see the clever interweaving

Friday, May 22, 2015

Now accepting registrations for Starlite Children's Academy

~ UPDATE: Our enrollment quota has been filled, thank you! ~

TAPA is pleased to announce that we are now accepting registration forms for the Starlite Children's Academy. This week-long theater camp will be directed by Brenna Sage, renowned vocalist and music director, and will run July 6th - July 10th, with shows on July 11th at 7:00 pm and 12th at 2:00 pm.

Students in the camp will attend a variety of theater classes and work on producing and directing their own show! Cost is $25/student and registrations are due July 7th.  Look for forms coming home from school, or you may download the form here: 2015 Starlite Academy Reg Form


Registration forms are accepted on a first come, first served basis.  Get your form in soon, the camp tends to fill up quickly!

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The Orphans opens May 22nd


Karen Downs as Catherine Spangler, and Karen Martin as Lily Spangler

The Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts (TAPA) is pleased to announce the opening of The Orphans written by James Prideaux, directed by Chris Chiola and produced by Rikki Reid. This touching and funny production opens at The Barn Community Playhouse, located at 12th & Ivy in Tillamook, on May 22nd with an Opening Night Gala celebration.

A touching comedy, The Orphans is set in the late 1930s, 25 years after tragedy strikes the family of two young women, Lily and Catherine Spangler, who are the sole heiresses to a