Auditions for 2021-22 Season!


AUDITIONS

 

 

Burning Coal Theatre Company is announcing that it will be accepting auditions for its upcoming production of EVITA by Webber and Rice and for its 2021/2022 25th anniversary season by video submission only.  We’re not entirely set on our season yet, but we do know we will be doing I AND YOU by Lauren Gunderson and GALILEO adapted by David Edgar from the Brecht.  The other two mainstage productions are still TBA.  Actors should submit 

  • 2 one-minute video monologues, one dramatic and one comedic (just one needed for Evita) and

your updated one-page resume via 

https://forms.gle/xE3booQLbj8KjL9x9

Audition submissions will be accepted through April 15, 2021 though casting may begin before then, so the sooner you get your submission in, the better.

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Uta Hagen Class


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Jul 19 – Sep 6, 2021

7 pm – 10 pm on Monday

$200  CLICK LINK ABOVE TO PAY or call with visa or mastercard at 919.834.4001

Taught by Jerome Davis

Respect for ActingWork on scenes from great modern plays with Burning Coal Theatre Company.  Burning Coal’s Artistic Director, Jerome Davis will again lead his annual, eight-week scene study class based on the concepts expressed in Uta Hagen’s landmark book Respect for Acting. Davis studied with Uta Hagen at HB Studios in New York for seven years. Class will be founded in Hagen’s “object exercises.” Students will have the opportunity to work each week on scenes Read More »

 

Past Productions & Events

The following shows/events have passed.


 

Up From the Ground


Oct 2, 2013

7 pm on Wednesday

$5  Suggested Donation

Murphey School Auditorium

Written by Ian Finley

Up From the Ground is an original play by 2012 Piedmont Laureate Ian Finley about how our heritage, hopes and values are reflected in the food we eat.  Written as part of the Laureate program, Up From the Ground will receive its world-premier reading at Burning Coal Theatre Company on Wednesday, October 2nd, 7:00pm as part of their New Works series. Read More »

Aurora Borealis


Jun 26 – Jun 26, 2013

7 pm on Wednesday

Murphey School Auditorium

Written by Kelly Doyle

Directed by Steph Scribner

Free with suggested donation of $5 at the door

Staged reading of new play by Kelly Doyle (Blue, Dirt, Agnes the Giant), directed by Steph Scribner.  When Aurora returns home after spending nearly two years in prison, she finds  her brother Milo’s hoarder girlfriend has moved into the house and filled it  with mountains of well-organized garbage. On the other side of town, Milo has a  violent altercation with a rescue worker while he singlehandedly attempts to  protect the CSA produce from a hailstorm. When they finally meet, dark secrets  from childhood are revealed and resolved as they attempt to reconcile after  years of estrangement and misunderstanding. Alternatively disturbing and drily  funny, “Aurora Borealis” explores how we escape the traps in life that we set  for ourselves and become lost in.”

Estimated run time: 1.5 hours.