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DAC Announces New Theatre Program Director; She’ll Help Teach Upcoming Audition Workshops

Maria Pizzarello Theatre Program director at DAC
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The Darien Arts Center is happy to welcome Maria Pizzarello of Stamford as its new Theatre Program director. She will oversee theatre programs for both adults and children at the DAC and is part of the team leading a series of three Audition Workshops for those 15 years and older on June 26, 27 and 28. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Playwrights Invited to Submit Scripts for 10-Minute Plays to Join Darien Library Workshop

Catherine Lindsey Playwrights Workshop 2018
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Playwrights are invited to submit their final scripts for consideration to the Catherine Lindsey Actors/Playwrights Workshop and contest by March 23. The program, now in its 26th year, will present a series of workshops at Darien Library, culminating in the presentation of four 10-minute plays on June 10. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Wall Street Theater’s New Musical Program for Teens 12 to 18 Starts Feb 19

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The Wall Street Theater’s Teen Musical Theater program, kicking off on February 19 for area teens ages 12-18, runs six weeks.  The program will teach all aspects of putting on a theatrical production, leading up to three performances of the musical, FAME the Musical. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Theatre 308 Students Videoconference with 2 DHS Grads Who Write, Produce ‘The Simpsons’

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The cast of Theatre 308’s fall drama — Anne Washburn’s Mr. Burns, a post-electric play — had the opportunity to deepen their exploration of the play through a videoconference with two Simpsons writers and producers who are also Darien High School alumni. (more…) Continue Reading →

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