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  • Fall Production Play Summaries
    The Boor, by Anton Chekhov After the death of her husband, Mrs. Popov has decided to seclude herself from the world.  The appearance of the country gentleman Smimov, who demands the payment of 1200 Rubles that the deceased owed him, swirls up the situation.  A battle of interests has now inflamed between Mrs. Popov and […]
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  • Workshop: Intro to acting for teens (13-17 years)
    A fun filled workshop aimed for teenagers to introduce them into the world of acting. Participants will learn basics of acting as a way to show what an actor does to prepare for their role and how to present it to an audience. This workshop can also help improv language skills and confidence in those […]
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  • June Play Reading
    Play reading 8th June – Sarnia’s 7:00 pm The next play reading will be very much in anticipation of our Autumn production. The plan is to read both one act plays: The Real Inspector Hound by Tom Stoppard (to be directed by Sabrina Lotz) and The Collection by Harold Pinter (to be directed by Christina […]
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  • May Play Reading
    Play reading 11th May– at Saalbau Gallus, 7:00 pm We will be reading a number of short plays by David Ives, including the first reading of a brand new original play “The Perfect Woman“ by FEST member Mike Riepl. The play is an amusing look at the often false and unrealistic expectations we as individuals […]
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  • Staged Reading “Ballyturk” on 4th May
    As part of a drive to broaden the scope and number of events FEST offers each year, we are happy to announce that on the 4th May we will be hosting a staged reading which will be open to the public. The play that will be read is the manic physical comedy “BALLYTURK” by the […]
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  • April Play Reading
    Play reading 13th April – at Sarnia’s, 7:30 pm Despite it being the day before Easter Friday, which means many of you may be away for the long holiday weekend, a play reading will take place as scheduled. The final selection of play has not yet been made, so if anyone has any suggestions, please […]
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  • FEST launches FEST Academy!
    The newly formed FEST Academy proudly announces: Introduction to acting – workshop with Conor Doyle, Saturday 8th April Learn the basics of acting from how to approach the text to different acting techniques to help you develop your character. This workshop is ideal for beginners or for those wanting to get back into acting. Students […]
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  • FEST production of “And Then There Were None” – curtain closes
    FEST’s Fall production of Agatha Christie’s “And Then There Were None” closed it’s curtains on November 20th after six sold out, record breaking shows!  Audience response was amazing!  Thank you to all the talented and dedicated cast and crew, and thank you to the hundreds of supporters who made it another magical FEST experience.
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  • Cast Announced for Fall Production!
    FEST proudly announces its cast for the Fall Production By all accounts, the auditions were fun and a positive experience for everyone involved.  The talent seen was impressive, from current FEST members and as well from many newcomers.  The competition was tough, but after days of deliberation, we’re thrilled to present the cast for our […]
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  • Auditions for And Then There Were None
    Agatha Christie’s “And Then There Were None” directed by Jeff Book Performance Dates November 11-13 and November 18-20, 2016 die Katakombe, Frankfurt Audition Dates auditions are open to the public, no prior experience required pre-registration required Wednesday, 6 July, 7pm-10pm, Saalbau Bornheim Thursday, 7 July, 6pm-10pm, Saalbau Ronneburg Saturday, 9 July, 11:00am-5pm, Saalbau Bornheim Monday, […]
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  • Our Country’s Good – Curtains Up!
    FEST’s production of Our Country’s Good opened with rave reviews! Curtains went up April 15th for FEST’s production of Our Country’s Good.  Samples of feedback from audience members after first two shows:  “bold”, “amazing”, “one of FEST’s best shows”, “powerful characters, wonderfully performed”.  Don’t miss the opportunity to see this show!  Sunday, April 17th and […]
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