Message to Members

A Message to our Members and Patrons  In these uncertain times we are reaching out to our members and patrons in order to stay in touch and assure you that Pinewood Players is monitoring the situation and will keep you informed as events continue to develop over the next several weeks. We will stay informed regarding State and Local government guidelines and any restrictions that may impact our operations and we will follow those recommendations. We will advise our members … Continue reading

Pinewood Players Scholarship Program

Pinewood Players Scholarship Program 2020 Pinewood Players is now accepting applications for their 2020 Scholarship Program. Each year since 2015 Pinewood Players has awarded up to two $2000 scholarships annually to deserving students. In 2020 the Scholarship Program will again be offered to qualifying applicants having close connections to Munds Park. Students should be planning to major or minor in the performing arts or in performing arts education. Alternately, students pursuing higher educations in disciplines other than the performing arts … Continue reading

Drama Camp News

Drama Camp News 2020 Did you know that there is a real theater on the campus of Pinewood Country Club and a theater group that has operated continuously since 1990? The theater is the Pinewood Playhouse, the theater group is Pinewood Players and the organization will be celebrating its 30th anniversary with special events this coming season. More information about the 30th anniversary events will be announced soon. A very important annual event and tradition sponsored by Pinewood Players is … Continue reading

Drama Camp 2020 Announced

Pinewood Players Present Drama Camp 2020 The Pinewood Players Board of Directors and Drama Camp Steering Committee are proud to announce that our Drama Camp 2020 production will be the highly acclaimed Andrew Lloyd Webber musical “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.” Our award winning children’s theater Director Dale Nakagawa is excited to direct this epic production. Music Director Sandra Dyke has directed the play previously and her experience will bring out the best in this classic Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice collaboration. There are many fantastic roles available … Continue reading

Drama Camp Music Director Announced

Music Director Named for Drama Camp 2020 The Pinewood Players Drama Camp Steering Committee is proud to announce that Sandra Dyke has accepted the position of Music Director for Drama Camp 2020. Sandra determined at an early age that music would be an important factor in her life. Her first vocal solo at age 12 sealed the deal. She pursued her music career and earned a degree in Voice and Music Education from the University of Louisville. Sandra lived her … Continue reading

2020 Drama Camp Plans Announced

Award Winning Director Dale Nakagawa Named to Direct Camp Pinewood Players is continuing their 18 year tradition of providing opportunities for the youth of the community to learn about and participate in live theater in a real theater venue with professional grade sound, lighting, experienced support staff and outstanding staging capabilities. Add professional directing and a blockbuster production to the mix and it becomes a guaranteed formula for a unique and rewarding experience for our campers. The 2020 Pinewood Players … Continue reading

“Wrap Party” Wraps It Up

Pinewood Players Close Out the 2019 Season with Gala “It’s a Wrap” Celebration The successful 2019 season of “Theater in the Pines” received a rousing send off on Thursday evening, August 29 with the traditional season ending “It’s a Wrap” celebration. The event was attended by over 70 exuberant party goers in the Showroom at the Pinewood Country Club. All Pinewood Players members were invited to attend and the turnout was the one of the largest in recent memory.  The … Continue reading

Cast set for “Dashing Through the Snow”

Pinewood Players Unveils Cast for “Dashing Through the Snow”  Pinewood Players will present the zany comedy “Dashing Through the Snow” by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten on June 12, 13, 14 and June 19, 20 and 21 next summer. The delightful comedy which is set in the tiny town of Tinsel, TX boasts a large cast of 17 characters and is divided into four vignettes which will each be directed by a different director.  The cast will consist of … Continue reading

Pinewood Players Mission

Original Pinewood Theater Group Provides Unique Cultural Opportunities for the Community Pinewood Players is a non-profit organization committed to the goal of increasing exposure to the performing arts in the community by presenting plays, sponsoring workshops, Youth Theater, Reader’s Theater and providing multiple opportunities for the community to learn about and participate in various aspects of live theater. Pinewood Players membership is open to the public meaning that everyone in the Munds Park community is invited and welcomed into our … Continue reading

Retrospective: Theater in the Pines 2019

Retrospective: Theater in the Pines 2019 Best practices dictate that once a project is completed, one should look back and assess the outcome. What was done well, what things could use some improvement, and to determine what lessons can be learned from the experiences to be applied to future endeavors. So in that spirit I will recap some of the highlights of what I believe was learned from our 2019 season of Theater in the Pines. We have learned that … Continue reading