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In rehearsal with LOVE AND INFORMATION by Caryl Churchill

“The Play’s the Thing”


Shakespeare is back in the Live Arts building! After such a successful Shakespeare workshop during the WATERWORKS festival this past spring, David Minton returns to teach a fall studio focusing on Shakespearean scene work. Join us this fall and fall even more in love with the Bard and his illustrious works!

Instructor: David Minton

Time: Saturday, 12-4:30pm

Dates: November 18

WATERWORKS Festival Internships

We are looking for students and/or community members to assist the Live Arts staff as WATERWORKS festival interns. Internships will be 10 hours per week, with a negotiable schedule and possibility for remote work.

Internships will be broken into two sessions:

Session 1 (Pre-Production): Sep. 2023-Jan. 2024

Session 2 (Production): Feb. 2024-June 2, 2024

Interested? Email Production & Volunteer Manager Kathleel at CLICK HERE to learn more before applying.

24/7 Theater Festival hosted by Whole Theatre

Upcoming Classes & Workshops

Stay tuned for new adult classes and workshops coming soon.

Fall classes are already underway. Winter offerings (starting in January) will be announced in November when our education director returns from leave. Summer camps (June-August for ages 4-17) will be on sale in early January.

Past classes at Live Arts include Monologue Training, How to Film a Virtual Audition, Intro to Shakespeare Techniques, Tap, Actor Self-Care, Dance for Musical Theater, Stand-Up Comedy, and more! —sponsored by Hanckel Citizens Insurance.

Thank you for your interest!

Interested in teaching a class at Live Arts? Click here!

Year-Round Opportunities

Playwrights’ Lab

A forum for writers of every experience level to share, read, and discuss their work. The Lab develops the work of local writers of all backgrounds in a fun, creative, supportive setting.

For more information, please contact Lab facilitators Kate Monaghan ( and Patti Wray (

Readers’ Circle

A monthly play-reading group that meets to enjoy and discuss great works of theater, from the famous to the obscure. If you love discovering new plays, Readers’ Circle is for you. For more information, you can reach Readers’ Circle facilitator Gretchen York at

Click here to learn more about what we’re reading this year!

Costume Guild

A supportive and fun group for anyone who enjoys the many facets of theatrical wardrobe! Learn new sewing skills, bring costumes to life for Live Arts productions, organize and take inventory of the extensive costume shop, and more. Email to get involved with the Costume Guild.

Scenic Guild

Want to get your hands dirty? Interested in set design, construction, painting, and dressing? The Scene Shop is a place for anyone and everyone who enjoys teamwork, problem solving, and power tools. Contact Technical Director Jeremy Duncan Pape at for more information.

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