TARTUFFE is the play Tampa Bay has “been starving for!”
Find out what audiences and critics are saying about American Stage’s world-premiere adaptation of Molière‘s TARTUFFE by Robert Caisley and directed by Brendan Ragan! (Now Playing through November 20) Do not miss the show that The Washingtonian calls “wicked smart and painfully funny!” CRITICS ” Not only does the Tampa Bay area need this adaptation of Tartuffe, we’ve been starving for it.” “This ...
5 Questions with Robert Caisley
Have you had any prior experience with this play? You can’t be a playwright (at least not a comedy writer) without an acute awareness of Moliere’s contribution to the field of dramatic literature. There are so many standard comedic set-ups that first make their appearance in one of his plays. My first experience with Moliere: I was probably 18 or 19 years old when I was cast in drama school in ...
Kim Sullivan and L. Peter Callender: In Conversation
On Sunday, January 8th, L. Peter Callender (Director of JOE TURNER’S COME & GONE) and Kim Sullivan (Seth in JOE TURNER’S COME & GONE) joined us for a conversation on August Wilson, the American Century Cycle, and their preparation for JOE TURNER’S COME & GONE (performances begin January 18th). Highlights: Kim Sullivan: They think August Wilson writes violent plays, but not all of them. Some of th...
JOE TURNER’S COME & GONE (2017) – Trailer
Take a look at our trailer for JOE TURNER’S COME & GONE by August Wilson, directed by L. Peter Callender. Performances begin January 18, 2017 | Click Here for Tickets & Info This production is the final installment in American Stage’s American Century Cycle series. Join us for the epic conclusion of American Stage’s journey through August Wilson’s Century Cycle. In a Pittsburgh boarding house in ...
It’s a Wonderful Life: a Live Radio Play | Now Playing
Check out what Producing Artistic Director, Stephanie Gularte, has to say about our returning holiday production of IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY. Don’t miss your chance to see the show critics call “Flawless” (Creative Loafing), “Delightful,” “Charming,” and “Entertaining!” (Tampa Bay Times) Now Playing through December 24 | Two Performances on Christmas Eve Click Here for Tickets & I...
12 Days of Giving
It’s the Holidays, and American Stage is here to help! For the next 12 days leading up to December 25th, we will be sharing a new Holiday Gift Idea so you can be the star of this holiday season. (Check out our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/americanstage/) To get you started, we’ve already listed 5 gift ideas that definitely take center stage. 5. IMPROV CLASSES Register by December 21st and sav...
CREATIVE PINELLAS FEATURE
Pinellas County is a destination for creativity. It can be seen on our stages, in our museums, in our art-galleries and studios, at our film festivals and arts shows. It can be heard in our conversations, at our poetry readings and literary events. Creative Pinellas supports all of this activity and energy. Recently, Julie Garisto teamed up with American Stage to come out with a 4 part series on ...
5 Questions with Jerid Fox
What was your inspiration for the set? I was inspired on two fronts: the first were famous TV homes like the Kardashians’ mansion, ‘The Bachelor mansion’ and the Property Brothers’ house in Las Vegas – I knew I wanted it to look expensive, but also have a little cookie cutter McMansion feel to it. The second was a desire to evoke the architecture of the White House so when the play takes a big t...
THE TRIPPERS ARE GOING TO NEW YORK CITY!
What theatre lover doesn’t love a visit to New York City? The American Stage Travel Trippers will be packing their bags this March to visit “…the city that never sleeps!” General Manager, and Lead Tripper, Tom Block shares 5 of the most exciting things on the docket for our New york City Trippers: 5. SUNDAY BRUNCH There’s not much more quintessentially NYC than a Sunday Brunch. Our Trippers will ...
TARTUFFE SPOTIFY PLAYLIST
Loved the music from American Stage’s brand new adaptation of TARTUFFE? Now you can listen anytime! Check out our TARTUFFE Spotify Playlist and be sure to follow us on Spotify to stay up to date on all of our exciting show playlists!… Read the rest