Starting 7/18/19, 7:30:00 pm: Newsies

Hello, Dolly! Cast List Announced

Angie Toomsen

We are pleased to announce the cast list for Hello, Dolly! Thank you to all who auditioned. If you were not called back or cast, please keep auditioning! To those cast, the team will send a welcome email with next steps. Congratulations everyone! Nina Swanson – Dolly Gallagher Levi Greg Smith – Horace Vandergelder Angela […]

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CAST LISTS: 2019 Underground New Play Festival

Theatre Cedar Rapids

Thank you all so much for coming to audition over the past three days for this year’s Underground New Play Festival. All of the directors and playwrights were thrilled with the turn out and we cannot wait to see this amazing Festival. If you were cast, please email Emma at emma.drtina@theatrecr.org to accept your role […]

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TCR Announces 19/20 Season Directing Teams and Audition Dates

Angie Toomsen

I am so proud to share the directing teams for our fantastic 19/20 season. This is a diverse group of artists from all over the corridor who share a relentless passion for making plays and musicals. These directors, music directors, choreographers, coaches, and conductors each possess unique strengths, experiences, and perspectives on the art of […]

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Underground Auditions and Director Selection Dates Announced

Angie Toomsen

TCR’s annual Underground New Play Festival will be held August 8 – 18, 2019. This year’s submissions reflect the theme “Out There: Science, Technology, Fantasy and Humanity” and will feature Rob Merritt’s Aurora, (a follow-up to The Summerland Project), directed by Katy Hahn. AUDITIONS AND DIRECTOR SELECTION Director applications due: June 7th, 2019 Please email angie.toomsen@theatrecr.org Attach […]

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CAST LIST: Newsies

Theatre Cedar Rapids

CAST LIST Jack Kelly – Dawson Gosch Crutchie – Mic Evans Davey – Austin Wicke Les – Timothy Laubach Katherine – Aria Jensen Newsies: Race – Brandon Burkhardt Finch/Spot Conlon – Zach Beckman Albert – Levi Boston-Kemple Henry/Scab 2 – Alex Granfield JoJo/ Scab 1 – Carrington Moore Elmer/ Scab 3 – Jenub Wan Specs […]

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2019 Underground New Play Festival Selections Announced!

Theatre Cedar Rapids

Thank you to the many playwrights who submitted plays to this year’s Underground Festival. What incredibly fun, inventive and varied takes on this year’s theme. The selection committee read plays blind (author unknown) and scored each on the criteria of originality, thematic focus, professionalism, and overall affinity. Our committee has read, deliberated, and is proud […]

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TCR Summer Camps Open For Enrollment

Christina Kroemer

TCR announces another spectacular summer filled with fun and educational theatre camps! As always, we will be offering week-by-week camps in addition to our 6-week long performance camp. We are proud to announce that our performance camp theme for 2019 is Disney’s Frozen, Jr. This is our most popular camp and space is limited, so […]

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Theatre Cedar Rapids Announces 2019-2020 Season

Christina Kroemer

February 25, 2019 – Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Today, Theatre Cedar Rapids hosted a season announcement event for subscribers, donors, and volunteers emceed by Katie Hallman, Executive Director and Angie Toomsen, Artistic Director, to announce the titles on the theatre’s 86th season. Theatre Cedar Rapids’ 2019-20 season will include the following performances: Hello, Dolly! opens September 20, […]

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TCR Announces Beyond the Stage: She is Fierce

Christina Kroemer

BEYOND THE STAGE is a collaboration between TCR and thought leaders in the Cedar Rapids community designed to provoke conversation and experiences surrounding contemporary issues. Featuring a robust menu of events, these experiences stem from TCR’s two 2019 Linge Series productions. The Linge Series pairs two productions with aligning themes, and presents them concurrently in […]

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Hannah Spina appointed Development Director for TCR

Christina Kroemer

Following a January search and impressive finalist engagement, TCR is pleased to share that Hannah Spina has been appointed Director of Development for the institution. Hannah will work in close alignment with recently-promoted Marketing Director Christina Kroemer, and their team will be led by Director of Finance and Philanthropy David Maier. Together we look forward […]

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