Monday, March 4, 2013
"The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later:" March 9
On Saturday, March 9, the cast of "The Laramie Project" will present a readers’ theater performance of "The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later," an epilogue showing what happened next and how attitudes changed in Laramie and beyond in the decade following the Matthew Shepard murder. The performance will be held in Pierre Players' Encore Room (box office/concession area) next to the Grand Opera House at 7:30 p.m. The cost is $5, and no reservations will be accepted.
Monday, February 4, 2013
Theatrical Lighting Workshop: February 16-17
Pierre Players is sponsoring a free, two-day workshop in theatrical lighting design on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 16-17, 2013, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day.
Professor Dennis Chandler, emeritus of USD, will lead the workshop. The first day will be general instruction, and the second day will give attendees practical hands-on experience as they work with the lighting design for Pierre Players’ production of The Laramie Project." Learn more.
Wednesday, August 29, 2012Annual Membership Meeting
Pierre Players' annual membership meeting will be held Sept. 24, 7 p.m. at Pierre Players' Encore Room. The agenda includes president's report, committee reports and election of new board members. Attendees will also hear about the current state of the organization, its finances and future plans. All 2011-2012 season membership holders are encouraged to attend.
Sunday, June 3, 2012Employment Opportunity
Pierre Players seeks a part-time Development Coordinator to organize and coordinate promotional events and activities, develop season and off-season programs, and maintain a volunteer database. Position requires organization and creativity. Annual salary $5,000. Hours vary. To apply, please send resume to Pierre Players by July 15, 2012. For more information, see full description below.
Development Coordinator (PDF)
Tuesday, May 8, 2012Quilters Luncheon and Trunk Show on June 24
A special luncheon and quilters trunk show will be held at View 34 on Sunday, June 24, prior to the matinee production of "Quilters". The luncheon will begin at 11 a.m., followed by a trunk show featuring dozens of quilts made by Elizabeth Vogt and her friends. The trunk show will finish in time for the performance of "Quilters" at 2 p.m. at the Grand Opera House. The cost is $20 for members and $35 for non-members, which includes admission to the matinee performance. Reservations can be made by June 19 by calling the Box Office at 224-7826. For additional information, contact Elizabeth J. Vogt at 224-2629 or email email@example.com.
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Thursday, March 8, 2012"Quilters" Auditions Set
Auditions for "Quilters" are set for April 23 and 24, 7 p.m., at the Grand Opera House. "Quilters," a musical by Molly Newman and Barbara Damashek, reveals the story of a legacy quilt made by one woman for her six daughters. The characters, inspired by their exquisite handmade quilts, tell stories of love, joy and sorrow found in each pattern. There are parts for seven women of various ages. Performance dates are June 22-24 and 28-30. For more information, contact Director Anne Rathbun at (605) 222-9264 or firstname.lastname@example.org. more info
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Pizza Ranch Fundraiser a Success
Thanks to everyone who helped bus tables at Pizza Ranch and who came and ate tonight to benefit Pierre Players. It was a huge success and we raised $550 to help fund Pierre Players and continue to make upgrades at the Grand Opera House. Thank you everyone who took part.
Tuesday, January 24, 2012View 34 Dinner Theater: "Love Letters"
Pierre Players presents a View 34 Dinner Theater "Love Letters" on Feb. 10, 11 and 14 at View 34. Pulitzer Prize-nominated "Love Letters" by A. R. Gurney is a charming play detailing a 50-year relationship between two individuals. Each lady in attendance will receive a flower compliments of Pierre Flower Shop. more info
Monday, January 9, 2012
Pierre Players Is Holding a Fundraiser at Pizza Ranch
On Jan. 31, 2012, from 5-8 p.m. at Pizza Ranch in Fort Pierre, please come out and enjoy a wonderful night to benefit Pierre Players. You can even help Pierre Players with an order for carry-out. Anyway you slice it (cheesy isn't it), Pizza Ranch will share the night's proceeds with Pierre Players, and gratuities will be accepted. Best part... we'll clear the dishes! Please stop for some pizza, chicken and salad bar to benefit Pierre Players. And of course there will be ice cream!
For delivery and carry out please call Pizza Ranch the evening of Jan. 31 at: 605-223-9114.
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If anyone is interested in volunteering to help staff the fundraiser, contact Alisa DeMers at 280-3700 or email@example.com.
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Thursday, October 20, 2011
Auditon dates have been set for "All My Sons"
Tuesday, December 13 - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 15 - 7:00 p.m.
possible call backs Friday, December 16 - 5:00 p.m.
Grand Opera House, Pierre
Drama, written by Arthur Miller
Directed by Michael Pangburn
"All My Sons" tells the story of Joe Keller, a captain of industry during World War II, whose business partner was imprisoned some years before the play starts for selling faulty parts to an airplane manufacturer, which led to the death of American soldiers. A love affair between Keller’s son Chris, and Ann Deever – the daughter of the business partner, the bitterness of Deever’s son, who returns from the war to find his father in prison and his father’s partner free, and the reaction of a son to his father’s guilt escalate towards a climax of electrifying intensity.
Show dates are February 24-26 and March 1-3, 2012. There are parts for 5 men, 4 women and 1 young boy: character descriptions. For more information please contact Michael Pangburn at (605) 222-9138 or firstname.lastname@example.org.