Burning Coal Announces its 2015/2016 Season


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Main Stage Shows

Asylum  ·  October 15 – November 1, 2015
(World Premiere)
Concept and Story by Kendall Rileigh and Nicki Miller
Directed by Nicki Miller
Produced in collaboration with Only Child Aerial Theatre of Brooklyn, NY

The Wiz  ·  December 3 – 20, 2015
Music & Lyrics by Charlie Smalls & Luther Vandross
Book by William F. Brown
Directed by Randolph Curtis Rand

Blue Sky  ·  January 28 – February 14, 2016
(US Premiere)
Written by Clare Bayley
Produced in collaboration with CAM/Raleigh

Spoonface Steinberg  ·  April 7 – 24, 2016
(US Premiere)
Written by Lee Hall
Directed by Jerome Davis

Second Stage Shows

TBA  ·  Three hot plays about science, psychology and the human mind.  In repertory, June, 2016.  Two companies have been confirmed:  Koffee Dance Theatre and Cirque du Soleil.

STC Sr.


Jul 13 – Jul 31, 2015

10 am – 4 pm on Monday – Friday

This year‘s play is Henry V

$395  DUE at time of your audition for the play.

Eligibility

Students in grades 9-12

DEADLINE
July 01, 2015

You will be contacted regarding auditions for the play (Henry V) following enrollment.

Written by one Wm. Shakespeare

Taught by Burning Coal's Director of Education, Jorie Slodki

STC Sr. is our intensive, three-week conservatory for high school students interested in rigorous, professional training.

The conservatories are led by Burning Coal’s Education Director, Jorie Slodki.  Jorie  holds an MA in Theatre Research from University of Wisconsin-Madison and BA in Theatre/Anthropology from Indiana University. She also has a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from University of Iowa and has presented papers at the Midwest Pop Culture Association Conference.  She is originally from Chicago.

Last year, we  were joined by guest artists from colleges and professional theatres around the state.  Similar quality educators will be hired again this year!  Students will learn a wide variety of subjects and techniques in classes with guest artists from fine educational institutions and professional theatres like: Read More »

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