Catch up with Apprentice Program Alumnus Shaun Senter

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Let’s catch up with a member of our Les Misérables: School Edition Apprentice Program cast, Shaun Senter.   Shaun remained in the industry and is currently a production assistant at The ACT Academy of Performing Arts and as a director, music director, et al. at the company’s conservatory. “It’s my profession now. I love going to work, no matter what the day’s to-do list entails.”  Recounting his… Read more »

Meet Apprentice Program Alumna Mandy Foster

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Join us as we highlight alumni who have helped shape our Apprentice Program – and find out where they are now!  Meet Mandy Foster, a member of the ensemble of Side Show in 2013.  Foster says that during her experience in Side Show, she loved learning from the show’s director, Tom Kosis: “he challenged each of us to create our own unique characters within the ensemble.” Mr. Kosis… Read more »

Casa Mañana’s Reid Cabaret Theatre Presents “Jingle All the Way”

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FORT WORTH, Texas (November 3, 2020) – Casa Mañana’s Reid Cabaret Theatre presents Jingle All the Way: A Holiday Family Concert December 5-20, 2020. Tickets are on sale now. Your favorite holiday hits, sung by your favorite holiday characters! Join Frosty, Rudolph and Jingle the Elf in singing songs such as Frosty the Snowman, Jingle Bells,… Read more »

Casa Mañana Presents: Frank Sinatra – The Second Century

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FORT WORTH, Texas (October 5, 2020) – Casa Mañana’s Reid Cabaret Theatre presents Frank Sinatra: The Second Century October 13-17, 2020. Tickets are on sale now. Frank Sinatra: The Second Century stars Broadway veterans Douglas Ladnier and Michael Winther. Mr. Ladnier performed 11 roles in the original Broadway production of Jekyll & Hyde and regularly… 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 »

We’re Committed to Re-Opening Responsibly

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Experience these safety measures when you attend an upcoming show.

Need Some Positivity? Check Out These Stories!

Need Some Positivity? Check Out These Stories! image

Since it’s intermission for the entertainment business, we thought we’d find some feel-good stories from around the world to entertain you. We miss all of your smiling faces and can’t wait to see all of you! Hamilton to stream on Disney+ July 3 The Hug Tunnel Photo Courtesy of Três Figuerias Três Figuerias home in… Read more »

A Message From Casa

Emma Grace Freeman Stars as “Matilda”

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Meet Emma Grace Freeman, or “Matilda”, as you’ll see her on our stage. Catch her under the Dome this July! Emma Grace cannot remember her life without musical theatre. She caught the acting bug when she appeared as “Molly” in Annie at the age of 5 and has not slowed down since.  You could say that performing runs in… Read more »

The Art of an Elvis Tribute Artist

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Have you ever walked on stage in front of 20,000 people… as Elvis?   Take a minute to meet the star of our upcoming Reid Cabaret Theatre show, A Tribute to the King, Taylor Rodriguez.  You may have seen Taylor when he starred as Richie Valens in our 2019 production of Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story. Clearly he has a knack for stars with moves! Based in Lynchburg,… Read more »