Bringing Down The Heat: De-Escalation and Safety

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If you’ve ever worked in customer service before, then you definitely know what it’s like to face a challenging customer. Maybe someone’s order isn’t exactly how they’d like it. Or perhaps, they’re frustrated by the time it’s taking for them to be served. These days, it may even be someone who is upset that they have to wear a mask …

Leslie Ishii on KTOO

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Leslie Ishii and Sandy Fortier talk about how arts organizations in Juneau are working together to set guidelines for COVID safety during live performances.

In-Person Seating Update

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As the team at Perseverance Theatre gears up to open our doors to the community once again, we are working tirelessly to ensure that our organization can continue to mitigate any potential harm as a result of COVID-19 transmission. It is with this in mind that the following policies exist – Perseverance Theatre strives to be of service to the …

Curtain Up!: The Return of In-Person Theatre

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Flashback to March 2020:  I’m sitting in a darkened theatre waiting for the show to begin. The music plays, the actors take the stage, and soon I find myself immersed in the beautiful story of Fun Home, the musical that was meant to complete Perseverance Theatre’s 2019/2020 season. By the end of this dress rehearsal, I’m in tears, deeply moved …

Brothers Paranormal Casting

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CASTING CALL FOR The Brothers Paranormal by Prince Gomolvilas Perseverance Theatre is officially accepting auditions for an upcoming production of The Brothers Paranormal by Prince Gomolvilas. Those auditioning will receive sides from the show and will be asked to submit a self-taped video for consideration. The deadline for submissions is October 3. Only non-union contracts are available. This show will …

STAR Final Showcase – VIRTUAL and IN-PERSON Tickets Available

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Wednesday, August 47:00 P.M. The talented Young Artists of STAR have been working together over the last few weeks to make unique performance pieces that showcase their individual talents and passions. Come see them perform, live or in-person, on Wednesday, August 4 at 7 p.m.! Only 25 tickets are available for the in-person performance at the theatre on Douglas, so get …

2021-2022 Season Announcement

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At long last, we are ready to announce our 2021/22 Season lineup! This season is all about CONNECTION – through time and space, and even from this life to the afterlife. We can’t wait to connect with our communities again! All of the productions are scheduled to be live and in-person with the exception of the rebroadcast of A Tlingit …

Travel Raffle Winners!

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Perseverance Theatre announced the Lucky Winners of the 37th Annual Travel Raffle. We are very grateful for all the friends and supporters who bought tickets and who watched the drawing livestreamed on Monday, June 21st, from the Island Pub in Dougals. Once again, the Travel Raffle generated significant resources to support the creation of professional theatre by and for Alaskans, …

AAPI Community Conversation

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May 26Live-streamed at 6:00 p.m. AKDT To celebrate Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Perseverance Theatre is hosting a Community Conversation led by Artistic Director, Leslie Ishii, on May 26 at 6 p.m. AKDT. Additional panelists include Adriana Li, Dennis Arashiro, and Edric Carrillo. The event is free and open to the public and will be live-streamed to Perseverance …

STAR 2021 Information and Updates

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STAR (Summer Theatre Arts Rendezvous) is a theatre arts summer program for youth between 12–18 years old in which both in-person and virtual students will develop their own performance piece with the guidance and mentorship of Teaching Artists. This will culminate in a Showcase highlighting each young artist’s individual talents. The program is student-driven in that each youth will be …