Friday, December 1, 2017

Auditions: Suitehearts








Now is your chance to take the stage in an exciting comedy that has been delighting audiences for almost 40 years!

The Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts (TAPA) is holding auditions for the production of Suitehearts, a comedy written by William Van Zandt and Jane Milmore.  This production will be directed by Chris Chiola.  Van Zandt and Milmore both achieved their fame as writers and actors in many plays and television shows such as Newhart, while Chiola has been acting, directing and producing at TAPA for over ten years.

Experience is not necessary, and newcomers are encouraged to audition.  TAPA is a non-profit volunteer organization where learning and growth are fostered.

The play opens on Timothy and Elizabeth Taylor, from Pennsylvania, checking into a ritzy

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Money Matters Opens Nov 3rd!


Bernard and Charmaine get cozy, while George and Annie look on

A “family business” of counterfeiting, a ghost, a ladies retirement home, and Mr. Bud “the Stud” Davis make up the hilarious comedy of “Money Matters”. Opening November 3rd, this farce is written by Michael and Susan Parker, and directed by Rikki Reid.

Sponsored by Cyndi Lewis of Rob Trost Real Estate and Oregon Coast Dance Center, this play will having you laughing from start to finish. The late Mr. Hammond spent twenty years printing $20 bills on a printing press he built in the basement of Monet Manor. After his death ten years ago, his

Friday, October 6, 2017

Coming Soon: Money Matters

Money Matters cast (l to r): Al Johnson, Carly Persons, Mallary Josi, Rodney Dahl, Ann Harper, David Mattison
 
The Tillamook Association for the Performing Arts (TAPA) is excited to present “Money Matters” written by Michael Parker, and Susan Parker, and directed by Rikki Reid. Tickets for this comedic farce are on sale October 3rd.

The late Mr. Hammond spent twenty years printing $20 bills on a printing press he built in the basement of Monet Manor. After his death ten years ago, his faithful retainer George and his daughter Annie, continued the family business for Mr. Hammond’s widow who

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Auditions: Edge of Darkness 9/30 and 10/1




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 30th & October 1st 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.

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