Maya Michalski stars as “Bonnie” in this year’s Apprentice Program. Maya was hooked on acting after seeing Annie Jr. at Casa Mañana when she was 7, and now, she says, “theatre is essentially all I do.” Except for a time when she was 9, when she aspired to be a freestyle hip hop dancer: “Every night after dinner I would practice my… Read more »
Author: Katie Matson
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Today, we’re catching up with Brandon Shreve. If you’ve followed Casa’s productions for several years, you’ll recognize the name! And just to name a few: The Secret Garden, Side Show, Jekyll & Hyde, Big Fish, Children of Eden, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, The Sound of Music and Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story. During his time at Casa, Brandon learned how to apply a sense… Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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