Author: Lindsey

Lindsey has been with Casa for 11 years and has worked in just about every department. Her second full time job is raising her 9 year old twins. When she has a few moments in between working for Wally and being a mom, she enjoys sewing, yoga, cooking, shoe shopping and drinking lots and lots of coffee.

International Country Artist Jolie Holliday to play Patsy Cline

International Country Artist Jolie Holliday to play Patsy Cline image

NEWS RELEASE: For Immediate Release  CONTACT:  Lindsey Rushen Director of Marketing 817-321-5012 lindsey.rushen@casamanana.org  Casa Mañana & Wally Jones present a Wishing Star Production of International Country Artist Jolie Holliday to play Patsy Cline    FORT WORTH, Texas (March 1, 2021) – Casa Mañana’s Reid Cabaret Theatre and Frank Kent Cadillac present a Wishing Star production of Always…Patsy Cline April 15-25, 2021. Tickets are on sale now.  Always…Patsy Cline stars Jolie Holliday as Patsy Cline. Ms…. Read more »

The State of the Arts

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Last Wednesday, July 22, a news release was sent out regarding the Save Our Stages Act. Proposed by one of our own senators, John Cornyn, and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), the bill would provide Small Business Administration grants for small, independent performance venues affected by the pandemic. From the release: “Texas is home to a number… Read more »

Meet Board President Platt Allen

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Platt Allen was bound to be introduced to Casa Mañana at a very early age – his mom has had tickets to Casa since 1968! One of the first performances he remembers is Singin’ in the Rain starring Tommy Tune. He recalls that there was a trough around the edge of the stage that filled with water… Read more »

Casa Mañana Studios

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Jobs in Theatre: Costume Design

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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 »

Review: Jason Bishop by Tanglewood Moms

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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 »

Jobs in Theatre: Development

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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 »

Jobs in Theatre: Scenic Design

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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 »