A Swirl of Collaboration Brings Peter and the Starcatcher to Life

amy Current Projects, Featured, Productions, Season 16-17

Artistic director Art Rotch just spent his birthday in “tech.” I get the feeling that’s how he’d like it to be. For designers–the artists that create the world of the theatre through sound, lighting, set, paint, costume, props, and more–technical rehearsals are when everything is finally layered together in real time with the acting and movement on the stage. Art snapped …

Raffle Winners Announced for 32nd Annual Travel Raffle

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Perseverance is happy to announce the winners of our 32nd Annual Travel Raffle. Grand Prize Carolyn Garcia 2nd Prize Christ Goard 3rd Prize John Parsi 4th Prize Anya Maier 5th Prize Dave Lefebvre 6th prize Roger Birk 7th Prize Rafie Wilson 8th Prize Munkh-Urguu 9th Prize Barb Potter 10th Prize Adam Wilkinson 11th Prize Elaine Loopstra 12th Prize Laura Stats …

STAR 2016

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STAR 2016 Summer Theatre Arts Rendezvous Rehearsals and performances at Perseverance Theatre Summer Theatre Arts Rendezvous (STAR), Perseverance Theatre’s five-week youth acting program, provides theatrical training and performance opportunities to students who are excited about theatre. It is time to register for Perseverance Theatre’s Summer Theatre Arts Rendezvous! Work with local and out-of-town professional directors and designers on one of …

New Class Starting at The Drama School at Perseverance Theatre

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Improvisation Monday Night Series: March 21, March 28, and April 4, 2016 $200                        Adult and High School                       6-9pm This fun, high-energy class will help both beginning and intermediate actors. Improvisational games, exercises, and long-form improv help the actor think quickly and creatively. Learn how to integrate improv into scene work, build teamwork skills, and make courageous choices onstage. …

Creating the sounds in the next room, Part 1

amy Current Projects, Featured, In the Next Room, Productions, Season 15-16

Theatre is an amazing collaboration among artists–not just playwrights, directors, and actors. Here’s a note from our sound designer, Lucy Peckham about the music she composed for In the Next Room, or the vibrator play. “As a composer, each show presents a unique challenge. For In the Next Room, or the vibrator play, the three pieces of music heard within …

2016-2017 Season Announced

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The 38th season marks a first for Perseverance, with a seven show season in Juneau and a six show season in Anchorage February 17, 2016 – Overview: Perseverance Theatre announces its 38th season producing professional theatre by and for Alaskans. Perseverance season includes performances in both Juneau and Anchorage, continuing the theatre’s work to make theatre available to more Alaskan …

A Pain in the Crevasse

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Thursday December 3rd at 7pm outside the Mendenhall Glacier Pavilion. Perseverance Theatre and University of Alaska Southeast (UAS) present A Pain in the Crevasse: 6 Short Plays on Climate Change. This is a free event.