Treasure Island opens June 20 at the Barn!
Due to Dramatist Magazine’s Resource Directory announcement-coverage (came out yesterday!), we are extending the “due date” for submissions to Members of the Dramatists Guild! New Date is June 7.
We are pleased to announce casting for Treasure Island and Man of La Mancha
Jane/Jim Hawkins-Hannah Richardson
Mrs. Hawkins/O’Brien-Laura Ann Saxe
Susan/Blind Pew-Sandi Rockwell
Dr. Livesey-Kevin Davis
Squire Trelawney-Russ Rockwell
Captain Smollett-Frank Wilson
Long John Silver-Alex Santoriello
Black Dog-Andy Saxe
Israel Hands-Eric Ziegler
George Merry-Jeff Buterbaugh
Ben Gunn/Pirate-Dave Saxe
Man of La Mancha
Governor/Pedro- Adam Hunter
Duke/Dr. Carrasco/Knight of the Mirrors/Anselmo-Andy Saxe
Antonia/Moorish Dancer-Jordan Santillo
Housekeepter/Gypsy-Laura Ann Saxe
We are delighted to confirm that Congressman Glenn ‘GT’ Thompson officially recognized Nittany Theatre at the Barn in his remarks on the House Floor this morning, March 1st.
Thank you Congressman Thompson for recognizing the Barn as “the oldest arena-barn theatre in Pennsylvania!” What an honor to have the storied history of the Barn read into the Congressional Record!
Alex Santoriello is coming to the Barn! Alex produced “A Tale of Two Cities” on Broadway and also appeared in the original Broadway productions of “Les Miserables,” “Chess,” Three Penny Opera” and Broadway tours of “Jesus Christ Superstar” and “Cats.” Alex is currently Producing-Artistic-Director of ProAm Performing Arts of Florida.
Alex will direct/star (Long John Silver) in “Treasure Island” June 20~July 18 and direct/star (Don Quixote) in “Man of La Mancha” July 18~August 5
The 2016 Tony (B) Awards!
Nittany Theatre at the Barn is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 Tony (B) Awards!
All Shook Up
Twelve Angry Men
Erik Johnson, Complete Works of William Shakespeare (revised, unabridged)
Best Supporting Actor:
Russ Rockwell, Play Murder
Morgan Sichler, All Shook Up
Best Supporting Actress:
Sierra Tothero, Play Murder
Dave Saxe, Calendar Girls
Courtney Young, All Shook Up
Best Light Design:
Andrew John Saxe, Twelve Angry Men
Best Sound Design:
Michael Tony Cooper, Complete Works of William Shakespeare
Julie Snyder & Anne Hayward, All Shook Up
Will Snyder, Twelve Angry Men
Best Technical Contribution:
Rebecca Koch, Calendar Girls
Lauren Echausse & Jeff Buterbaugh, It’s Now Or Never, All Shook Up
Most Unforgettable Moment:
Rod Egan & Katie Rimmer, Matilda Shut Up, All Shook Up
Most Unforgettable Song:
Kaye Saxe, Graham Hancock, A Little Less Conversation, All Shook Up
Best Performance Number (Individual):
Laura Ann Saxe, Ladies Who Lunch, Company
Best Performance Number (Ensemble):
Side By Side, Company, Company
We are gearing up for 2017 with LOTS of cool stuff! Stay tuned!
Come out to the Barn to usher and help with concessions and get a free seat to see All Shook Up!
The Silo Box Office is open for walk-ups:
Wednesday-Saturday 12pm to 3pm and 6pm to 9pm
Sundays 12pm to 3p
We’ve partnered with Duffy’s Tavern to bring you the BEST dinner and theatre combination in Happy Valley! Enjoy a sumptuous dinner at Duffy’s then a quick hop to the Barn for a terrific show in our deluxe Garman seats! Just $48 for dinner and show!
Make your menu selection (four choices of entrées).
Arrive at Duffy’s for your dinner (approximately 5:45pm to 6:15pm)
Finish meal and off to the Barn (a ten minute walk OR two minute drive) to get your seats in time for curtain-start time at 7:30pm
Dinner and Theatre are ONLY available on Wednesdays and Thursdays!
Call 814-321-2799 to order your combination ticket… OR order online here