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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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A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder Cast List

Angie Toomsen

Janelle and I were overwhelmed by the amount of talent at this audition. Turning away some of the area’s best and most beloved performers – in addition to new folks who came on strong or even killed it – is not fun. With only 11 positions to fill, Gentleman’s Guide is a pretty taut puzzle. […]

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2020 Underground New Play Festival Announced!

Theatre Cedar Rapids

TCR’s tenth annual Underground New Play Festival will be held August 13 – 23, 2020. This year’s submissions reflect the theme “The Mysterious” and will feature one-act plays written by playwrights with Iowa connections. For important dates, playwright requirements, director applications, and more, click HERE!

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Matilda Cast List

Angie Toomsen

Thank you to all who auditioned! This was a huge kids turnout, meaning there were many people we would have loved to work with, but we just didn’t have room. We also had an excellent group of callbacks and, truly, each one of you could have played the role(s) for which we recalled you. For […]

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CAST LIST: Dracula

Theatre Cedar Rapids

Dear Dracula Audition Attendees, Thank you for your interest in Dracula at Theatre Cedar Rapids. Auditions can be nerve-wracking, anxiety-strewn affairs. In spite of that, over 60 folks showed up and indulged me by giving their all in an unconventional audition process. I deeply appreciate your time and your fearlessness. For those who were not cast: Please […]

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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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