Auditions, Youth Theatre

Auditions set for second summer youth production

Director Monica Campbell will be holding auditions for the youth theatre production of Twelve Angry Pigs on on June 20 and 21 at 6:30 p.m. at the theatre located at 118 South Race Street in Van Wert.  Performances for this show will be July 30 and 31 at 7:30 p.m. and August 1 at 2… Continue reading Auditions set for second summer youth production

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Cast announced for Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr.

CONGRATULATIONS to our cast of Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr. These youth are propelling LIVE THEATRE forward. Many thanks to the directing team for rocketing forward into this production--Amy Boley, Hattie Bouillon, Emily Gehle, and Alyssa Taylor. Kortnie Gallaway  Grant Bonifas  Abbie Mengerink Mara Ryan Perri Webb Ella Lamb Hannah Lamb Evvy Lamb Mason Reed Hannah… Continue reading Cast announced for Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr.

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Giving Tuesday – grow our endowment

Once again this year, VWCT is thrilled to join with the Van Wert County Foundation to make an impact on the future of our theatre. On #GivingTuesday ( December 1, 2020 ), individuals and businesses have the opportunity to donate to the Van Wert Civic Theatre Endowment Fund -- a VWCF held Charitable Organization Endowment… Continue reading Giving Tuesday – grow our endowment

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S.O.S – we need your support

We need your help. Van Wert Civic Theatre, like all performing arts venues, is struggling to survive in 2020. As you know, all activity as VWCT ceased by April due to the COVID-19 pandemic. What also stopped was all income. What did not stop were the operating expenses needed to keep our theater viable and… Continue reading S.O.S – we need your support

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VWCT closes 2019 – 2020 season with online awards celebration

Van Wert Civic Theatre officially wrapped up the 2019 -2020 with our Annual Banquet and Awards.  Well, it was more awards and less banquet.  This year the ceremony was presented online.  (Watch again at this link).   Updates on the various theatre projects were given, and outgoing President Doug Grooms gave a State of the… Continue reading VWCT closes 2019 – 2020 season with online awards celebration

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Final show of 2019-2020 season and summer youth productions canceled

Dear Friends, These are different times in which we live.  The Van Wert Civic Theatre is strangely quiet during this time of social distancing.  Before we go any farther, we want to let you know that we miss each of you and hope you are safe and well.  Community theatre is nothing without our audiences… Continue reading Final show of 2019-2020 season and summer youth productions canceled

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Mamma Mia! dates tentatively changed to June

We need to update you concerning our next production. Our Board of Directors met virtually on Thursday, March 19 to discuss rehearsals and the upcoming production of Mamma Mia!. Even prior to the stay-at-home order from the Ohio Department of Health which goes in effect at the end of the day Monday, the VWCT Board… Continue reading Mamma Mia! dates tentatively changed to June