Auditions, Van Wert Civic Theatre, Youth Theatre

Summer Youth Theatre 2018

VWCT will offer two opportunities for the youth to get on stage and have fun.  The first one will be a musical auditioning May 21 and 22 at 6:30 p.m.  Come ready to move and sing a short song (1 minute).  Even singing "Happy Birthday" will work.   Amy Boley will direct the high energy Madagascar,… Continue reading Summer Youth Theatre 2018

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Box Office opens April 30 for ‘Love, Sex, and the IRS’

The Box Office opens to the public on April 30 to take reservations for  Love, Sex and the I.R.S., a  farce written by William Van Zandt and Jane Milmore.  We promise laughter as every turn. Call 419-238-9689 from 2 - 6 p.m. Monday - Saturday.  If you get the voicemail, leave your name and number… Continue reading Box Office opens April 30 for ‘Love, Sex, and the IRS’

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Volunteer Social Event set for April 20

We need to have fun, connect, and get ready for 60 YEARS OF DAZZLING LIVE THEATRE.  All are welcome to come hang out and learn about volunteer opportunities beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday, April 20 in the lower lobby of the theatre.  Bring a snack to share and your own beverage to this informal party.… Continue reading Volunteer Social Event set for April 20

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Review: Deathtrap

By P.S. Luhn Last night I got a chance to see a play by an acknowledged master of the thriller. The following plays, by award winning author Ira Levin were all adapted into successful films:  Rosemary's Baby, The Boys from Brazil and The Stepford Wives.  They are all considered "classics". Another in the long list of achievements… Continue reading Review: Deathtrap

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Deathtrap opens January 18

VWCT is proud to present Deathtrap a thriller by Ira Levin. This show promises to have audiences smiling one minute and jumping in fear the next.  Show dates are January 18, 19, 20, *21, 25, 26, 27, *28.  Performances begin at 8 p.m. except for Sunday matinees which begin at *2 p.m. THE BOX OFFICE… Continue reading Deathtrap opens January 18

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Seeking all volunteers–we are on a mission

As we move into 2018, we are on a mission.  A mission to reach those folks who love VWCT and want to help.  We know we can be doing a better job of connecting people and their skills to all the jobs and projects that need to be done at VWCT.   The Van Wert Civic… Continue reading Seeking all volunteers–we are on a mission

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Review of It’s A Wonderful Life

Review:  It's a Wonderful Life:  A Live Radio Play Van Wert Civic Theatre By P.S. Luhn "Hey, wait a minute.  Is that guy seriously playing ANOTHER part??!" This is what I found myself thinking, several times during the early moments of Friday's performance of It's a Wonderful Life at Van Wert Civic Theatre.  As a… Continue reading Review of It’s A Wonderful Life

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Auditions set for DeathTrap

Director Matt Krol will be holding auditions for the thriller DEATHTRAP.  Shake off the winter blahs and take on an acting challenge.  The play features great roles for actors and promises a great evening for audiences.  Audition times are Sunday, December 3 and Monday, December 4 at 7 pm at the theatre on Race Street. … Continue reading Auditions set for DeathTrap

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Box Office opens Nov 27 for Wonderful Life

What better way to celebrate Christmas than travel back in time to the era of radio plays and small town values.  The cast of It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play is gearing up to send you back in time.  This play involves a radio performance much like what would have occurred before the age… Continue reading Box Office opens Nov 27 for Wonderful Life

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Still a chance to catch Lincolnview’s play

The Lincolnview Theatre will be presenting Sitting in a Tree for two more performances at VWCT.  Final performances are Saturday, Nov. 4 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 5 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $6 for students and $8 for adults and are available by calling the school at 419-968-2214 ext. 3242, emailing lincolnviewdrama@gmail.com or… Continue reading Still a chance to catch Lincolnview’s play