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Q&A with Beth Abair

2017-08-03T17:46:26+00:00 August 3rd, 2017|Q&A|

Beth is playing Sophie Manon in The Art of Living. Here, we asked her a few questions about musicals, the show, and how she got her start as a performer. Q: What was your first acting experience? A: When I was really little I saw my sister in Oliver and at the time I was [...]

Q&A with Gina Lindsey

2017-08-02T20:58:10+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Q&A|

Gina is playing Eleanor in The Art of Living. Here, we asked her a few questions about musicals, community theater, and getting into character. Q: What was your first acting experience? A: I took a lot of dance lessons when I was very young. I started at four, when you were supposed to be [...]

Read Through at Champlain Wine Company

2017-07-25T14:39:45+00:00 July 25th, 2017|Announcements|

Last weekend the full cast gathered to sit down and read through the script together for the first time. It was so fun to hear everything and see it start to take shape. We were honored to be able to hold this read through at the lovely Champlain Wine Company in Plattsburgh. The wine [...]

Q&A with Gabrielle Dion

2017-07-19T18:23:46+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Q&A|

Gabrielle is playing Ily in The Art of Living. Here, we asked her a few questions about how she got her start, musical theater, and what she does to get into character. Q: What was your first acting experience? A: My first acting experience was technically the "Ice Cream Lady" in a 5th grade [...]

Time Flies When You Have A Cast!

2017-07-16T01:21:04+00:00 July 16th, 2017|Announcements|

We can't believe it's already been a month since we held auditions. Here's a little throw back to that eventful day, when we assembled a kick-ass bunch of actors who will bring this thing to life!

4th of July Parade Fun

2017-07-11T16:27:42+00:00 July 5th, 2017|Announcements|

We had a blast at the Plattsburgh 4th of July parade! We sang and danced and walked and sang. If you were able to come out and see us in all of our costumed glory, we hope you enjoyed the little preview of the show's music!

School Performance is Fully Booked

2017-06-22T18:49:25+00:00 June 22nd, 2017|Announcements|

We're very pleased to announce that the school performance is fully booked! On the Thursday before our public run, The Art of Living will be giving a free performance for local students and their teachers. The show will be followed by a Q&A with the cast and creative team. We were passionate about making [...]

Join Us on the 4th of July

2017-06-15T15:15:13+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Announcements|

The Art of Living will be repping at Plattsburgh's 4th of July parade, with members of the cast in costume and singing selections from the show. We're very proud to be participating in this event, and can't wait to give the community a little preview of what's to come! The parade begins at 1pm. [...]

The Art of Living Has Its Cast!

2017-06-13T23:25:31+00:00 June 11th, 2017|Announcements|

After an exciting weekend of auditions and callbacks, we have officially set our cast! We are looking forward to exploring and playing with these talented folks over the next few months as we prepare for our October performances. Here's who you can look forward to seeing on stage: Ily - Gabrielle Dion Arthur - [...]

Alive Again A Cappella Teaser

2017-05-29T20:10:04+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Announcements|

Here's another little glimpse into the evolution of a new show. As part of the creative process, some songs are sung a cappella; the true test of a song is whether it can be sung this way. Here is Ily’s song, called Alive Again, being sung by Elizabeth Smyth.. Sound like fun? Come audition! [...]