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  • “Little Women” Auditions August 29 & 30 August 21, 2016 2016 PHOTO LOGO little women  Altoona Community Theatre will hold auditions for our November production of “Little Women: The Musical” at 7:00 p.m.  Monday and Tuesday, August 29 and 30, in the Historic Mishler Theatre.  All roles are available. Michelle McGowan is directing the musical, which replaces “Cinderella” on ACT’s originally-announced schedule because production rights for the Rodgers and Hammerstein fairytale became unavailable due to a national touring production of the recent Broadway revival.  McGowan has previously directed “The Robber Bridegroom,” “Rumors” ... Read more
  • ACT Season Features Four Adaptations July 28, 2016 The Benzel Stage at the Historic Mishler TheatreSubscribe and Pay Just $15 Per Show Four productions adapted from four well-known books and films will make up Altoona Community Theatre’s 2016-2017 season on the Benzel Stage of The Historic Mishler Theatre. ACT’s season will open September 22 with four performances of the Wild West drama THE MAN WHO SHOT LIBERTY VALANCE being directed by Richard Gray. Written just two years ago by young British playwright Jethro Compton, the script is based on the same short story that was ... Read more
  • “Liberty Valance” Cast Announced July 28, 2016 2016 PHOTO LOGO liberty valanceCasting has been completed for ACT’s upcoming production of THE MAN WHO SHOT LIBERTY VALANCE.  We’re pleased to announce the following who will bring this classic Western drama to life onstage in September … NARRATOR / RANDOM FOSTER – Jordan Shumaker HALLIE – Emily Evey* BERT BARRICUNE – George Baumer JIM “THE REVEREND” MOSTEN – Charlton Jordan LIBERTY VALANCE – Caleb Wolfe* MARSHALL JOHNSON – Earl Cooper JAKE DOWITT – David Korman DEPUTY – David Wirick LIBERTY VALANCE’S GANG , MOURNERS, STUDENTS, TOWNSFOLK – ... Read more