Thursday, May 10, 2018

Enrollment, Auditions For Boquet Theatre Festival

BRTF program staff addressed attendees at an informational gathering in AprilEnrollment is open, and a date for auditions has been set for the Boquet River Theatre Festival (BRTF) 2018 program, hosted by the Depot Theatre in Westport.

The 2018 BRTF Junior production, directed by Cheri La Duke, will be Willy Wonka, and rehearsals will start July 23 with performances August 10, 11, 12. The Senior production, directed by Jackie Robertin, will be determined after auditions, based on the number of cast members. Rehearsals for the senior program will start July 30 with performances August 17, 18, 19.

Auditions for both the junior and senior BRTF programs will be held on June 9 beginning at 9 am at the Whallonsburg Grange Hall in Essex. Participants who enroll before or on June 9 can take advantage of the discounted registration fee of $185 per child. Regular registration is $200.

For more information, contact Diana McGuigan George at or (518) 962-8072. For Participant Guidelines and online registration, click here.

Photo: BRTF program staff addressed attendees at an informational gathering in April. (L-R: Diana McGuigan George, program coordinator; Jackie Robertin, senior show director; Kim Rielly, Depot Theatre executive director; Gigi Mason, advisor; Cheri La Duke, junior show director), provided.

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