The Wizard of Oz Sneak Peek!
Celebrate 80 years of The Wizard of Oz.
A behind-the-scenes look at costume fittings from Beauty and the Beast in 2018. Tammy Spencer has been working in various roles in the costume department at Casa Mañana since 2000. One of Casa’s employees with the longest tenure, Tammy talks about her unusual path to costume designing and why she wouldn’t want to do anything… Read more »
The Wizard of Oz
April 19-May 12
A Night of Magic at Casa by Lee Virden Geurkink published Sunday, March 24, 2019 on Tanglewoodmoms.com On Friday, March 22, I got to see Jason Bishop, illusionist and magician, on stage at Casa Mañana through April 7. The show appeals to young and old, and my husband and I were some of… Read more »
by Jessica Walsh, Director of Development Years at Casa: I started in September 2018. School attended: Texas Christian University Degree: Bachelor of Science in Broadcast Journalism One word why you love your job: Passion Development is essential to any non-profit. If you’re not familiar with the term, “development” refers to anything that has… Read more »
by Mike Sabourin, Scenic Designer and Carpenter Years at Casa: 2 Years School attended: Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo MI and Wayne State University, Detroit, MI Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts and Master of Fine Arts in Theatre Technology Age you started in theatre: 6 or 7 in theatre summer camp Favorite set you’ve designed: Hair. It… Read more »
by Lindsey Rushen, Director of Marketing at Casa Mañana As a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation, Casa Mañana is governed by a board of directors. Requirements to serve are simple: one must be passionate in supporting Casa Mañana’s mission. Currently consisting of 34 members, these pillars of the Fort Worth community work tirelessly to raise awareness… Read more »
Revved Up The gritty, groovy favorite Grease pumps ’50s rock and doo-wop into the silver dome at Casa Mañana. by Martha Heimberg published on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 The silver-starred lining of the geodesic dome at Casa Mañana flashed like a chrome bumper on opening weekend of Grease, the Jim Jacobs and Warren… Read more »