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Syrian Refugee Theatre Project

Join Essential Theatre at 7pm on Thursday, April 12, 2018 in Angora Hall at the Clarkston Community Center if you’re interested in finding out more about this project, networking, and exploring opportunities to get involved. RSVP here. Download Apr 12 Meeting Flyer Download Arabic flyer About the Project: Essential Theatre is beginning Phase 1 of […]

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Meet the Playwright: Avery Sharpe

Avery Sharpe is an actor and recently a playwright from Atlanta, GA. After studying Acting and Spanish at Kennesaw State University, he has performed at a variety of stages across Atlanta. Some of his recent credits include: Pearl Cleage’s Tell Me My Dream (Alliance Theatre), A Bucket of Blessings (Alliance Theatre), and Marcus; Or the […]

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Meet the Playwright: Rachel Graf Evans

Rachel Graf Evans (left) is a writer and theatre artist most interested in silenced and forgotten stories. Her Atlanta playwriting credits include: SUIT YOURSELF (Georgia Lawyers for the Arts’ Courtroom Drama CLE Showcase @ Actor’s Expres); INCH BY INCH (Synchronicity Theatre’s Stripped Bare development program); PEACH COBBLER (The Weird Sisters’ Dangerous Women); THE RIGHT KIND […]

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Meet the Artist: Sara Gregory (Makeshift Circus Collective, Atlanta, GA)

At noon this Saturday, Makeshift Circus Collective‘s Sara Gregory will lead a workshop entitled Mindful Story Gathering: Seeking to address social barriers from beginning to end of community based art making processes. This workshop will focus on ways to approach the information gathering process of community based art making. MakeShift is an Atlanta based collective that calls […]

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2018 Festival Audition Notice

The Essential Theatre is taking appointments for their 2018 General Auditions, to be held from 6:15 to 10 p.m. on Monday, March 19.  Auditioners are asked to prepare two contrasting monologs that do not last more than a total of 4 minutes.  To make appointments, call 404-558-4523 or e-mail pmhardy@aol.com. The auditions will be held in the Jugglers’ Room on the […]

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The Mystery of Love and Sex

The Mystery of Love and Sex, written by Bathsheba Doran and directed by Amber Bradshaw, has its Southeastern Premiere February 1st, 2018 – February 18th, 2018 at Out Front Theatre. Don’t miss it!   Deep in the American South, Charlotte and Jonny have been best friends since they were nine. She’s Jewish, he’s Christian, he’s […]

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