Hippodrome Fall Play Observership: A Behind-the-Scenes Look into All Girl FrankensteinAugust 17th, 2015 by gainesvillechamber
It takes months of planning and dozens of theatre professionals to produce a play on the Hippodrome mainstage. The Hippodrome Play Observership offers the opportunity for the public to go behind-the-scenes at a professional regional theatre. Participants are immersed in the theatrical creative process alongside the director, designers, actors and staff to experience the process as the production team takes a play from the page to the stage.
In this engaging Play Oberservership, you will be led through the creative process of a unique theatrical experience in the Southeast Premiere production of All Girl Frankenstein. This compelling production is a new adaptation of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein written by Bob Fisher.
Participants in the Observership will witness designer presentations, the cast table read of the script, additional rehearsals, and a backstage Hippodrome tour. The Observership culminates with a preview performance and post-show discussion with the cast and creative team. Cost for 6 classes is only $100 and includes 1 ticket to the preview performance.
6 MEETING DATES AND TIMES:
Friday, September 18 (3-5PM) – Orientation and Hippodrome backstage tour
Friday, September 25 (time TBA) – 1st Rehearsal, meet director Lauren Caldwell, cast, and designers
Friday, October 2 (3-5PM) – Rehearsal
Thursday, October 8 (3-5PM) – Rehearsal
Friday, October 9 (3-5PM) – Rehearsal
Wednesday, October 14 (7-10PM) – Preview performance and discussion
Limited Early Bird Special: Register through the Hippodrome by September 4 and save $10. Call Hippodrome Box Office at 352-375-4477.
Make your reservation today and mark your calendar for a unique, educational and memorable experience!
For more information, visit thehipp.org/programs/educational-courses.