The Loush Sisters DO the Nutcrack and
Doug is a D-Bag are here at CPT!
Cleveland Public Theatre announces Auditions
for the world premiere of Left in Ink
Conceived and Directed by Caitlin Lewins, Joan Yellen Horvitz Directing Fellow
A devised documentary performance about people who have memorial tattoos for suicide victims. Created from interviews, photographs and online posts, this play tells intimate stories of confrontation, remembrance and loving honor. Lewins brings authenticity, sensitivity, a quirky sense of humor and passionate storytelling to this deep exploration of an entire subculture.
Cleveland Public Theatre Seeks Artistic Intern
The Artistic Intern reports directly to the New Play Associate and works alongside the artistic staff at CPT. This position requires a highly motivated, creative and organized individual interested in learning about the administrative and artistic responsibilities of developing and producing new work. Ideal candidates have passion for new play development, extremely organized, interested in directing, literary management and dramaturgy. Must be at least a Junior in college to apply. Application Deadline is December 13th.
CPT Now Accepting Proposals from NE Ohio Artists for the 2014/2015 Season!
CPT is planning the 2014-2015 Season, and once again we are reaching out to you for great ideas. CPT is focused on new work that is surprising, unexpected and somehow outside the realm of conventional theatre. CPT is looking for proposals from Northeast Ohio artists. Proposals may be for world premieres, second or third US productions, radical re-visionings of classic plays or other projects. The show could be your own show, or a script you would like to work on.
CPT Now Accepting Applications for the Second Nord Playwright Fellowship
CPT's Nord Playwright Fellowship is a year-long program for a local emerging playwright. Supported by the Nord Family Foundation, CPT initiated this program to provide greater support to the region's playwright community and create active artists. Up to two residencies will be awarded in 2014, which includes a $2,000 stipend for the playwright, development support and a workshop production. Please note that CPT is investing over $15,000 in staff time, support and direct costs associated with the residency. Deadline: January 15, 2014
Insomnia:The Waking of Herselves- Audience Interaction Piece
Pandemonium 2013: Shine on video!
In case you missed pandemonium or just miss Pandemonium - here is a little reminder of Pandemonium 2013.
Pandemonium 2013 created by Ted Sikora.
Raymond Bobgan Announces Cleveland Public Theatre's 2013-2014 Season.
Executive Artistic Director Raymond Bobgan is proud to announce Cleveland Public Theatre's 2013-2014 Season. This season delivers on CPT's bold mission of raising consciousness and nurturing compassion, while investing in the local theatre scene and making significant impact on our community.
Two signature themes of the season programming are innovation and diversity.
CPT Announces the Inaugural 2013/2014 Nord Playwright Fellow
Cleveland Public Theatre, Northeast Ohio's most innovative and adventurous theatre is proud to announce The Nord Playwright Fellowship funded by a generous grant from The Nord Family Foundation.
The Nord Playwright Fellowship, a year-long program for emerging playwrights from Northeast Ohio, raises CPT's new play development program to an even higher level. Fellows are given space at the theatre to write, create and rehearse. Executive Artistic Director Raymond Bobgan is proud to announce Juliette Regnier as the inaugural Nord Playwright Fellow. Over the course of a year, Ms. Regnier will be interacting with and learning from designers, actors, directors and other writers. She will also have opportunities to have her work staged at a variety of points in the process. Ms. Regnier will receive an award of $3,000 and full underwriting of all her learning and artistic activities during the fellowship.
Cleveland Public Theatre Announces 2013/2014 Joan Yellen Horvitz Director Fellows
The Director Fellows Program is a year-long residency that provides mentoring, formal classwork and practical work. Fellows assistant direct, create new work, and direct at least one show in CPT's season. Raymond is proud to announce that the two women who have been selected as the 2013/2014 Director Fellows are Melissa Therese Crum and Caitlin Lewins.
Cleveland Public Theatre Awarded the Inaugural 50/50 Applause Award from the International Centre for Women Playwrights (ICWP)
Cleveland Public Theatre is proud to announce they are one of five recipients of the inaugural 50/50 Applause Award from the International Centre for Women Playwrights (ICWP). The 50/50 Applause Award is for theatres in the United States that have at least 50 percent of their 2011-2012 season feature plays written by women. Other recipients include Little Colonel Theatre, Pee Wee Valley, KY; Nora Theater, Cambridge, MA; Playwrights Horizons, New York, NY; and, Symmetry Theatre, Berkeley, CA.
Raymond Bobgan and CPT Featured in American Theatre Magazine
Cleveland Public Theatre Executive Artistic Director, Raymond Bobgan, is being featured in American Theatre Magazine for his work at CPT, turning around CPT's financial situation and creating a home where local artists can build their craft.
Click here to read the whole article and see how a public theatre and a man with a vision can help change a neighborhood.
James Levin Awarded 2012 Cleveland Arts Prize!
Founder of Cleveland Public Theatre, James Levin, is the winner of the 2012 Cleveland Arts Prize's Robert Bergman Prize. Awarded only from time to time, The Robert P. Bergman Prize applauds the rare leaders whose life and work are illuminated by an energetic and inspiring dedication to a democratic vision of the arts.
Click here to read the Plain Dealer article.
Click here to read more about Cleveland Arts Prize.
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