Live Video Theatre Workshop with Peter J. Kuo 4.0

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July 13, 15, & 17 4p.m. -6p.m. AKSTIt’s live. It’s theatre. It’s video.Develop new skills to thrive in our new normal. The first three rounds of Peter J. Kuo’s Live Video Theatre Workshop SOLD OUT, so Perseverance is offering a fourth round of this immersive class designed to help you thrive in our new world of Zoom, streamed performances, and digital content. Sign …

Live Video Theatre Workshop with Peter J. Kuo 3.0

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July 6, 8, & 10 4p.m. -6p.m. AKSTIt’s live. It’s theatre. It’s video.Develop new skills to thrive in our new normal. Join Peter J. Kuo for a third round of his live video theatre workshop! Mark your calendars and be sure to register for this workshop designed to help you thrive in our new world of Zoom, streamed performances, and …

STAR 2020 Registration is Live!

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Registration for STAR 2020 is now LIVE, and scholarship applications are available. This three-week program is geared toward actors, writers, theatre makers, and artists between 4th – 12th grade, looking to stretch their skills, learn from incredible teaching artists/practitioners, and connect with other students in new and innovative ways. Creativity has never been more important as we dream into a …

Our Voices Will Be Heard Streaming Now

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Pictured from left to right:  Leetta Kaxwaan Diane Gray, Rob Vestal, Erin Tripp, Erika Stone, Jane Lind and Dylan CarusonaPhoto credit: David Bedard In honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month, we are thrilled to offer a streaming, online version of Our Voices Will Be Heard, written by Tlingit/Dena’ina Playwright-in-Residence, Vera Starbard, and directed by Larissa FastHorse, who is a member of …

Workshop: Write With the Voice of Your Ancestors

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What does an Indigenous ceremony have to do with a commercially successful stage play? What part does traditional Alaska subsistence practice play in creating a popular national cartoon? Why does knowing your genealogy help in producing a print magazine? Find out with this two-part online workshop on April 20 & 22! Each session will last one hour. Vera Starbard, accomplished …

Building Community Awareness During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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From the desk of Leslie IshiiArtistic Director, Perseverance Theatre Many are concerned that our Pan Asian and Pacific Islander/Native/Indigenous and Middle Eastern, North African and Arab communities continue to be at risk due to anti-Asian sentiment that is becoming more wide-spread since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. (PA/PI/N/I/MENAA=Pan Asian/Pacific Islander/Native/Indigenous/Middle Eastern, North African, Arab) As top federal and local …

Travel Raffle

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Perseverance Theatre’s 36th Annual Travel Raffle is still happening, and continues to offer a chance to win prizes donated by Alaska’s amazing business community and the drawing will still take place in compliance with relevant Alaska statutes and regulations as scheduled on Sunday, April 26th and will be livestreamed.  You can learn more about what is happening at Perseverance at ptalaska.org and, for raffle tickets, …

Fun Home Postponed

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With deepest concern for the Alaska community, we are postponing all live performances of FUN HOME given the recommendations of the CDC and Alaska Department of Health & Social Services in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are exploring options to bring this show to you remotely, and are hoping to have FUN HOME on our stage this fall. We …

Perseverance Theatre Merchandise including mugs, tshirts, and hoodies

Perseverance Merchandise Now Available

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Perseverance Theatre now has a Threadless store – ptalaska.threadless.com – where you can buy Perseverance Theatre merchandise. We’ve got shirts, hoodies, onesies, mugs, and many more items available.

Anchorage Spring Break Camp

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Monday, March 9 – Friday, March 13Anchorage SPRING BREAK ONSTAGE (ages 10-18) 10 a.m.-5 p.m. (Friday 7:30 Performance) in Grant Hall Auditorium, Alaska Pacific University Create your own original work of theatre completely from scratch! Students will be writing, casting, directing, designing, and presenting their very own brand-new short plays. We will dive headfirst into the art of theatre, experiencing it from …