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ROE


Sunday, June 12th 5-8 pm at the David Brower Center, Berkeley (Reservations)
Thursday, June 16th 7-10 pm at The Marsh Berkeley (Reservations)

 

 

Fortinbras


Sat/ Sun - July 2nd - July 17th  at 4 p.m.
Plus Monday, July 4th

John Hinkel Park Amphitheater

 

 

Fortinbras
by Lee Blessing
directed by Michael R. Cohen
Sat/ Sun - July 2nd - July 17th  at 4 p.m.
Plus Monday, July 4th

John Hinkel Park Amphitheater

 

ROE by Lisa Loomer

ROE
by Lisa Loomer
directed by Susannah Wood
A Staged Reading

Sunday, June 12th 5-8 pm at the David Brower Center, Berkeley (Reservations)
Thursday, June 16th 7-10 pm at The Marsh Berkeley (Reservations)

Actors Ensemble of Berkeley, with support from The Marsh Berkeley, Berkeley councilperson Susan Wengraf, and the Downtown Berkeley Association, present a staged reading of ROE, by Lisa Loomer, directed by Susannah Wood.

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Auditions for a staged reading of ROE by Lisa Loomer

ROE
by Lisa Loomer
directed by Susannah Wood
Two performances only
Sunday, June 12th 5-8 pm

David Brower Center, Berkeley
Thursday, June 16th 7-10 pm
Location TBA, near downtown Berkeley

Actors Ensemble of Berkeley announces auditions for a special staged reading of ROE, by Lisa Loomer.

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BIG, SCARY ANIMALS - Indefinitely Postponed

January 13, 2022

For immediate release:

We find, with the Omicron variant of Covid-19 raging, that the prospects of us rehearsing and performing Big, Scary Animals successfully and safely is highly unlikely.  As a community theater, we put the health of our performers, designers, crew, and audience above any other considerations.

Hence, we are indefinitely postponing the opening of BIG, SCARY ANIMALS.  We wish we weren't doing this, but this seems in the best interest of everyone involved.  We will endeavor to re-schedule this production for some later date, as we were very much looking forward to seeing the talents of the cast and production team on display as part of what was looking to be a wonderful production.  Please check back for more updates.

Sincerely,

The board of Actors Ensemble

 

Our 2022 Season!

What's Next in 2022: 

  • Staged Readings TBA during the run of Big, Scary Animals. (Indefinitely Postponed to Omicron)
  • Mothers All, by Katie Tandy with Lauren Rosenfield, directed by Lauren Rosenfield, a special production at the Berkeley Art Museum/Pacific Film Archive, April 16 and 17th, 2022.
  • Fortinbras, by Lee Blessing, directed by Michael Cohen, July 2022 in John Hinkel Park Amphitheatre.
  • Dragonfly, by Bijan Mofid, directed by Zara Houshmand, a co-production with Darvag Theatre Company, August/September 2022 in John Hinkel Park Amphitheatre.

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Thank You

Actors Ensemble of Berkeley is delighted to acknowledge the Berkeley Civic Arts Program and Civic Arts Commission's support in the form of a grant of $8,000.00 awarded in 2017. Also, a thank you to Theatre Bay Area for a grant of $2,500.00.

Actors Ensemble of Berkeley - P.O. Box 663 - Berkeley - California - 94701 ¦ Our Answering Service: (510) 649-5999 ¦

We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Federal Tax ID #946139640, since 04-1967