Starting 12/11/20, 7:30:00 pm: At Home for the Holidays

Let’s Get Lit is Back – Online!

Angie Toomsen

Next Session info here! “Let’s Get Lit” is a play reading and discussion series led by Mirrorbox artistic director and playwright, Cavan Hallman and co-presented by TCR. Participants are given a play to read prior to the discussion. It’s a great chance to discover new plays and playwrights—or finally read (or revisit) essential works, from […]

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TCR Temporarily Closed

Christina Kroemer

In accordance with CDC recommendations, we are closing the theatre and launching new plans for the remainder of our 2019-2020 season. WHEN ARE THE NEXT TCR SHOWS? Production dates for all programs are being updated, and ticket holders will be notified directly so that any necessary exchanges may be made seamlessly. HOW DO I GET IN […]

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SPECIAL NOTICE: TCR’s Spring Break Camp is Canceled

Angie Toomsen

Dear TCR Spring Break camp families, The COVID-19 pandemic has continued to evolve. It is with a heavy heart that we must inform you today that the spring break programs slated to begin on Monday at TCR are suspended. These are unprecedented times at TCR and we are working diligently to ensure the ongoing safety […]

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SPECIAL NOTICE: Virus prevention at Theatre Cedar Rapids

Christina Kroemer

We share the concern surrounding the current cold & flu season, including Influenza and COVID-19 (coronavirus). Nothing is more important to us than the health and safety of our employees, artists, volunteers, audiences, and community. TCR is heeding the direction of the Iowa Department of Public Health, and all performances are taking place as scheduled. […]

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Theatre Cedar Rapids Announces 2020-2021 Season

Christina Kroemer

March 4, 2020 – Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Theatre Cedar Rapids proudly announces its 87th season. Theatre Cedar Rapids’ 2020-21 season will include the following performances: Little Shop of Horrors opens September 18, 2020 in the Auditorium; Night of the Living Dead Live opens October 16, 2020 in the Grandon Studio; The Sound of Music opens November 13, 2020 in […]

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2020 Festival Play Selections Announced

Theatre Cedar Rapids

Thank you to all who submitted a play for our 2020 Underground New Play Festival: The Mysterious. As always, our reading committee had many great plays to choose from and we are excited to announce our selected titles for our 2020 Festival this August. Thanks again to all for your work on these plays! 2020 […]

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Mamma Mia Cast List

Angie Toomsen

The directing team for Mamma Mia has selected a cast! Thank you to all who attended. This was an enormous turnout and too many great options to use, but the energy in the room both nights was fantastic. You may reach out to the directing team for feedback about your audition. To those cast, congrats! […]

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Sign up for Spring Break Camp: Broadway Takeover!

Theatre Cedar Rapids

Find a little bit of Broadway at ‘First and Third’ with TCR this Spring Break! Always wanted to act? Sing? Even dance? You’re in luck! We’re covering it all in this week-long camp. Maybe you’ve seen a show at TCR (or even on Broadway!) and thought “I could do that!” – we believe you can! […]

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Kinky Boots Casting

Angie Toomsen

FROM THE DIRECTING TEAM: Thank you to everyone who auditioned. There is so much talent in this community! To those not cast, please continue to audition in the future. We had to make some really tough decisions. Cast, please accept your role by 5:00 p.m. January 15th by emailing lisa.kelly@theatrecr.org. We will be in touch […]

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Spring Plays Cast Lists

Angie Toomsen

Thank you to all who auditioned. We had many, many excellent choices and reads, including some of the area’s best – and some exciting new talent. To those cast, information about first reads, scripts, measurements, schedules, etc. will come right after the holidays. If you have any questions or need to state additional conflicts, please […]

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