OPEN AUDITIONS

Open auditions for Puss N Boots and Jack and the Beanstalk this Saturday January 24th at the Bell and Barter Theatre.  Auditions will be between 2:00 and 4:00 pm.  Ages 6 to 16, male and female parts for towns people, farm hands, etc.

Show dates are March 20th, 21st and 22nd.  Rehearsals are Monday, Wednesday and/or Friday nights from 6:00 to 7:30 from now until show time. Actors should be prepared for extra rehearsals the weekend before the show.

WINTER PRODUCTION WORKSHOP

Our winter workshop begins next week. If you haven’t signed up yet you should do so quickly! Due to a conflict with our staffing we will be delaying the start until Friday January 16th. So the schedule is:- Mon., Wed., and Fri.,  Jan 16th through Mar 18th. Possible rehearsals on March 14th and 15th and Show dates are Friday night Mar 20th; two shows Saturday Mar 21st and afternoon show Sunday Mar 22nd. EVERYONE MUST be able to attend ALL rehearsals and shows from Mar 13th thru Mar 22nd!!!

The Program works as follows:

Each participant will attend workshops on Monday, Wednesday and Friday evenings from 6:00 pm until 7:30 pm. two nights a week will be devoted to learning lines, blocking and any dance movements. One night a week will be for working on the production from a technical stand point. Participants will work on sets, costuming, lighting, etc.

There are two productions going on during the same time frame.   Puss n Boots” and “Jack and the Beanstalk”.  Both show will be approximately 45 minutes long and be presented on the same day/night with a 10 minute intermission.

The fee is $100.00 per participant for non-member families and             $ 75.00 per participant for families with memberships. (Memberships are still available and save you money on production fees and tickets)

Please call 973-267-5111 to sign up

HAPPY NEW YEAR

Coming Soon!

Starting our Winter Program Workshop = January14th for 10 weeks.  More info posting on Monday January 5th

February 15th – Fashion Show ( Hair and Dress) Sunday at 2:00 Proceeds to go toward ‘Breast Cancer Awareness” Tickets $25 More info to follow on January 5th

Candyland Christmas Walk Through

Sunday  December 7th,  2014  – $ 5.00 donation

Come and walk thru the Bell and Barter Theatre and enjoy some holiday sites based on the game board of Candy Land.

Starting at 2:00 PM and running continuously  for 2 hours.    Enter anytime between 2 and 4 PM and enjoy the decorations.

Bring your camera and take a photo with Santa and enjoy a                       Hot Chocolate with the Bell and Barter Staff

 

HALLOWEEN PARTY

Saturday OCTOBER 25, 2014 — 7:00 to 9:00 PM

Halloween Party at the Bell and Barter Theatre.                                               Cover charge $5.00 with a non-perishable food item and if you are wearing a costume. NO costume, NO food item, costs you $10.00

Bring a new friend to the theatre and you’re in free and it’s $5.00 for your friend.

Please help support both                                                                                           The Bell and Barter Theatre    and    The Rockaway Food Pantry

PETER PAN — Before He Could Fly

A huge success by all accounts! Everyone appeared to enjoy themselves; both audience and actors alike. Thank You to all who supported our show either by assisting or purchasing tickets.

Most of all THANK YOU  to the kids; they wrote the show, acted in the show, directed the show, helped with costumes, sets and props. You all did a great job.

PETER PAN CASTING

The  show has been  cast –Bud Masters or one of the theatre’s representatives will be calling you soon to give you your part and the date of the first rehearsal.

if you do not hear from Bud by Sunday Aug 31st please contact him at the theatre.

We are still looking for some older kids to play pirates;  4 to 5 total. If you know of anyone please have them contact Bud masters

@ The Bell and Barter Theater