Posts Tagged ‘Stage West’

Stage West Workshop

Jimmy Fowler
Aspiring playwrights, take note: There are only a few spots left in Stage West’s The Write Stuff: A Workshop in Dramatic Writing, an intensive January 7 adult class conducted by playwrights Larry Herold and Kevin Kautzman. (H...


Stage West Playwrights Contest

Jimmy Fowler
Stage West just announced the winners of its fifth annual Texas Playwriting Contest. Thirty six entries were narrowed down to five finalists. Two Fort Worth playwrights placed: Laura Lundgren-Smith came in first for her script ...



Stage West Expands

Jimmy Fowler
Fans of Stage West are about to get more of it in almost every sense. The theater has announced it will expand into the space next door, moving its rehearsal space, offices, and scene shop into the 823 West Vickery address. The...


Stage West Open Call

Jimmy Fowler
Stage West is now accepting portfolio submissions from North Texas visual artists. A total of six to 18 artists will be exhibited at the theater during Stage West’s 33rd season, which runs October 2011 to September 2012. They...



Stage West Does Mamet

Jimmy Fowler
This week’s “Stage” page features an interview with Dana Schultes, a longtime Fort Worth actor at Stage West who directed the company’s current production of David Mamet’s November. Two short video promos – one here...


Stage West Summer Training

Jimmy Fowler
Stage West will conduct its 2011 Summer Conservatory July 11-15. This is an intensive theatrical training program for young people ages 14-18 that will address the basics in acting, singing, dancing, mask-making, improv, auditi...



Texas Playwrights at Stage West

Jimmy Fowler
This weekend Stage West will present staged readings of scripts by the first and second place winners from 2010’s Texas Playwriting Competition. Saturday Feb 19 at 7pm will be Harold Smith’s Nick Strickland’s Sycamore Ser...


Best Bette at Stage West

Jimmy Fowler
This week’s “Stage” page features an interview with Morgana Shaw, North Texas actor-singer-choreographer-occasional Bette Davis interpreter. Taking a break from her prolific film and TV career, she stars in Stage West’s...



Happy Birthday, Mr. Russell

Jimmy Fowler
This past Wednesday was the 75th birthday of Jerry Russell, founder and current producing director of Stage West. His theatrical accomplishments are way too numerous to list here, so instead let’s look for the best word to de...


Young Playwrights at Stage West

Jimmy Fowler
As part of its Neighborhood Play Contest, Stage West is offering free basic playwriting classes for kid scribes from grade school to high school age. Interested older folks are invited, too. Class schedule is 10-11:30am Novembe...