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Video Auditions for SWEAT by Lynn Nottage

Actors  Ensemble of Berkeley is now accepting video auditions for an online workshop reading of SWEAT by Pulitzer prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage, directed by Tracy Baxter.

  • Video submission deadline: Sunday, June 20, 11:59 p.m.
  • Small stipend
  • Time commitment: Up to 15 hours directed rehearsing (max 5 rehearsals), 4-8 hours independent rehearsing, and two online readings

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Two Jews Walk into a War

By Seth Rozin
Directed by Gabriel Ross
A Zoom Workshopped Reading
April 10th and 11th @ 7 PM

"Two Jews Walk into a War", by Seth Rozin is inspired by the real life story of the last two Jews living in Afghanistan shortly after the fall of the Taliban. The Zoom production will be presented as a "work in progress" reading.

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Too Many Crucibles

By Matt Lyle
A Zoom Workshop
Saturday, October 31, 2020 - 5:30 PM
Sunday, November 1, 2020 - 7:00 PM

A shelter in place Zoom workshop of Matt Lyle's "Too Many Crucibles"; a contemporary parody of Miller's classic, "The Crucible" through the lens of the 2016 election. Admission is free. Suggested donation $5. All proceeds go towards the artists.

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Congratulations to the cast and crew of "The Imaginary Invalid"

The whole Actors Ensemble of Berkeley family is immensely proud of the success of "The Imaginary Invalid On YOUR Screen" zoom production. It was a triumph technically, dramatically, and comically. All credit goes to the creative team of Meryn MacDougall (Director/Adapter) and Kaitlin Weinstein (Stage Manager and BRAINS BEHIND IT ALL), for their dogged pursuit and fantastic execution of what turned out to be such a wondrous vision. Bravo!  For information on the production click here.

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.

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