As we head into the final stretch of our ArtsMatch campaign, we decided this would be a great opportunity for us to introduce you to the magical team behind the music of “Zaynab’s Night of Destiny”! Meet: Kaila Flexer – composer & musician Gari Hegedus – musician Chris Krotky – audio engineer Together, these wonderful…

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Zeina Salame has deep roots in educational theatre, theatre for young audiences, and community based/applied theatre work. She is also a director, actor, and scholar with a PhD in Theatre Arts from the University of Oregon. Her dissertation, “Carried In One Woman—Reflections on Arab American Female Solo Performance” centers on themes of “home” and the…

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One word: HAMLET. đź’€ This week we’re going behind the scenes of the making of one of Shakespeare’s most notorious plays! Tickets for the 2021 Young American Shakespeare Festival are on sale now: https://secure.qgiv.com/for/yastic/​

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Below is a staged, virtual reading of Act One of Cheryl L. West’s BEFORE IT HITS HOME, a groundbreaking play that examines the impact of HIV across Black communities. Hosted by the Inclusion, Diversity, and Equity Awareness Society (IDEAS) at Commonwealth Theatre Center. IDEAS at CTC is a group where people can learn from and…

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This week we’re going behind the scenes with Director Jessica De La Rosa, Music Director/Composer Jon Becraft, and the cast of Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors. Don’t miss the 2021 Young American Shakespeare Festival: Running May 6-16th, tickets on sale soon! 🎟

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When: Thursday, April 8th at 7pmWhere: Online (via Zoom)Tickets: Free IDEAS at CTC plans to bring awareness to the cause of Black HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment by staging a virtual reading of Cheryl L. West’s Before It Hits Home, a groundbreaking play that examines the impact of HIV across Black communities. (PG-13) Visit the event…

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We’re going behind the scenes to see how the 2021 Young American Shakespeare Festival is made! Do you or your band/group/ensemble want to perform? Want your company logo on display? Allie, Hallie and Gerry are here to show you how you can get involved both on & off the stage through partnership and sponsorship opportunities!…

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Commonwealth Theatre Center is excited to announce that this year’s Young American Shakespeare Festival (YASF) will serve as our return to live and in-person theatre, and that for the first time in over forty years, we’ll be performing Shakespeare outside – by converting our parking lot into a brand-new stage! YASF will feature the following Shakespeare…

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We’re excited to bring our Imagination-aged students back with our brand-new Pop-Up Imagination Playdate series! These monthly events for kids aged 5-8 will provide in-person, socially-distanced experiences for our youngest students. Who: Ages 5-8When: March 20th through August 14thWhere: Commonwealth Theatre CenterTickets: $25/pod (each pod holds four participants) Each Playdate will be led by two CTC instructors and includes a themed…

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