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2019 Staged Reading Series 1/27 - 4/12

2019 Staged Reading Series 

Back for the 2019 Season, join us at the Nantucket Atheneum as local actors and directors put on staged readings of celebrated and new plays. 

January 27th at 6:00pm - The Glass Menagerie  by Tennessee Williams 
Directed by Jack Bulger. Featuring MaryAnn Bartlett, Nicole LeBlanc, Adam Noonan, and Andrew Cromartie. 

February 8th at 7:00pm - The Amorous Ambassador  by Michael Parker 
Directed by Pam Murphy. Featuring Pete Sendelbach, Bill Mogensen , David Lazarus, Lisa Lazarus, Janet Forest, Andrew Cromartie and Susan Beaumont.

March 24th at 7:00pmThe Country House by Donald Margulies 
Directed by Cynthia Csabay. 

April 12th at 7:00pm 50 Strong  by Anne Breeding 
Directed by Pete Sendelbach. 

Location: Nantucket Atheneum, 1 India Street, 2nd Floor 

Admission: Free! 

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Act Up Now! Acting Workshop with John Shea 3/18 - 3/22
Bennett Hall, 62 Centre Street

Act Up Now! Acting Workshop 

The Theatre Workshop of Nantucket is offering an acting workshop led by Emmy Award winning actor John Shea. This five day intensive acting workshop is designed for anyone, sixteen or older, who wants to explore the art of transformation.  A fun, energetic and participatory class open to all levels of experience. 

For beginners - learn basic acting techniques for stage and screen. For those with experience - a chance to learn new techniques. 

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The Nantucket Project: 2019 Winter Edition 3/31 - 3/31
Bennett Hall, 62 Centre Street

Sunday, March 31st • 2:00pm

The Nantucket Project is about what matters most in our noisy, messy world, and the winter edition of TNP explores topics and conversations globally and locally to Nantucket. This year's program speakers will be announced soon - stay tuned! Please note that seating is limited.

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A.S.A.P.  Island Cabaret! 4/05 - 4/05
Bennett Hall, 62 Centre Street

The Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention Presents: The Island Cabaret!

Since 1995 A.S.A.P. has been collaborating with organizations on island to foster a safe and healthy Nantucket community through education, awareness, advocacy, and prevention strategies centered around substance abuse and addiction. This event will honor those efforts and that mission with a night of music, spoken word, comedy, and much more! Performers will include nationally touring comedians, local singer songwriters, and all the best talent the Island has to offer!

All proceeds will benefit the Alliance for Substance Abuse Prevention.  Find out more about the organization here

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Take It From The Top 2019 7/15 - 7/19
Bennett Hall, 62 Centre Street


For young artists to develop skills through music, dance and acting.  Participants will learn the latest Broadway material from Mean Girls, Sponge Bob Squarepants, Hamilton and More!  
Throughout the week, we offer practical theatre training from Broadway professionals which culminates in a fun and exciting showcase for family and friends. Our focus is to educate students through theatrical training and help them make daily progress as our students take risks to explore their talents. Each day involves instruction in music, dance and acting. Showcase performance on Friday. Discover how to strengthen audition skills, master dance technique and perform with confidence.  
Scholarships are available!*

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