Bonnie & Clyde Cast Feature: Maya Michalski and Bryson Pope

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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 »

International Country Artist Jolie Holliday to play Patsy Cline

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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 »

Reflecting on Black History Month with Inspiration From Our Artists

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Photo Courtesy of Nigel Hall                   Photo Courtesy of Adrianna Hicks Photo Courtesy of Adrianna Hicks                

Keep Up with Brandon Shreve, Apprentice Program Alum

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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 »

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.