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Pinewood Players Announce 2018 Play Information By Dan Slocum Pinewood Players Play Selection Committee chaired by Nancy Del Duca has come up with three more “winners” for the 2018 season of Theater in the Pines. The plays for next season will be “A Comedy of Tenors,” “Reunited” and “Everybody Loves Opal.” Next season’s plays are being announced early this year to provide advance notice to those who wish to audition so mark your calendars now. Auditions are open to all Pinewood … Continue reading
To: Joan Gorges, Jim and Vel Hedberg Founding Members, Pinewood Players The Board of Directors of Pinewood Players would like to thank you for your amazing foresight and vision in the founding of our wonderful community theatre. Your hard work, tenacity and unwavering support of the theatre has not gone unnoticed. You are always in attendance, quietly supporting others without drawing attention to the fact that your decisions many years ago led to the theatre’s very existence and the success of … Continue reading
Silent Auction Results By Nancy Del Duca The Pinewood Players Scholarship Program was the beneficiary of a silent auction on June 24, 2017. Several tables of auction items were set up at the back of the general meeting. Donated items ranged from the practical to the unexpected. In true auction style, the bidding accelerated as friendly competition was generated. All of the donated items were sold to happy new owners with the final call of “two minutes remaining to get … Continue reading
Pinewood Players Award 2017 Scholarships By Penny Petersen Pinewood Players is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2017 PWP Scholarship competition. Sophia Drapeau and Kirsten Ryder will each receive an award of $2,000 toward college expenses. The purpose of the program is to assist students who have a close connection to Munds Park and attend college in a field connected to the arts (theatre, music, dance, performing arts education and technical theatre.) Former participants in the PWP drama camps … Continue reading
Read this article on Pinewood Players’ Youth Drama Camp – actually two camps that run concurrently, one for younger children (ages 7-11 years) and one for “tweens and teens” (ages 12-18 years). Drama Camp is a great opportunity for your children to explore their theatrical ambitions in a fun, learning environment.
Thanks to the generosity of our donors and a matching donation from a magnanimous anonymous benefactor Pinewood Players Scholarship fund has reached the initial threshold to fund a $2000 scholarship this fall. Our Scholarship Committee is already reviewing some deserving candidates and will be making recommendations to the board. Rich Dahl and his scholarship committee have done an incredible job of soliciting donations and qualified applicants. They are now in the second phase of their fund raising activity attempting to … Continue reading
Lighting and Sound Operators: Volunteer Position – At least 3 individuals needed. Pinewood Players is in need of Sound and Lighting operators for the 2017 season. Some experience with sound or lighting equipment is a plus but not a requirement. Pinewood Players will train interested candidates to operate the sound and lighting control boards for the 2017 plays. The positions involve operating the sound and lighting systems for technical run through, dress rehearsals and live performances. Each candidate would likely be assigned to one play … Continue reading
Last year, the Pinewood Players initiated a scholarship program designed to assist students who want to attend a college or university and study some form of theater arts. Up to two scholarships of $2,000 each are being offered. Scholarship awards are intended to aid students who have a close connection to Munds Park, maintain a high grade average, and demonstrate leadership qualities. Young people who have participated in the Pinewood Drama Camps are encouraged to apply. The expectation is that a … Continue reading
It’s the start of the 2017 season of the Pinewood Players Drama Camp. Drama Camp is a great opportunity for children to exercise their theatrical ambitions in a fun learning environment. In addition to performance rehearsals, campers will participate in creative drama activities meant to develop acting skills and an appreciation for and understanding of the theater craft. Kidz Kamp is the camp for younger children, ages 7 to 11. Teen Camp is the camp for older children from ages … Continue reading