Come hangout and get some great burgers at Yeah! Burger – Virginia-Highland between 6pm and 10pm on Tuesday, August 28th! As part of their #FeelGoodTuesday, 10% of all sales during that time will go to The Essential Theatre!
This Friday, July 27, join Essential Theatre as we kick off opening weekend of the 20th Essential Theatre Play Festival right, with a special preshow reception provided by Suryana Cuisine. Join us at 6:00 for a half-hour presentation and update about the Syrian Refugee Theatre Project we started this past spring thanks to a grant from Turner […]
My mother, Martha Nell Hardy, was an actress, educator and producer, with a lifelong passion for the theatre. For twenty years now I’ve been producing the annual Essential Theatre Festival, and that’s one of the ways in which I’ve tried to honor her memory. Last year the Martha Nell Hardy Memorial Fund was established by […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. The auditions will be held in the Jugglers’ Room on the […]