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Musical Megawatt teams will perform afterward, with shows at 7, 8, 9, and 10. We hope to see you there!
Congrats to all of our new Winter 2017 Circuit teams! Shows start TONIGHT at 10pm and run every Friday through March 24th at the Magnet Theater Training Center. Huzzah!
Coach: Patrick May
Coach: Henry Russell Bergstein
Coach: Nolan Constantino
Coach: Katie Mordhorst
Coach: Amanda Mayer
MAGNET THEATER’S VERY OWN 10-MINUTE PLAY FESTIVAL
If “write more” was your New Year’s Resolution — you’re in luck! We are looking for five original comedic plays to produce for our 10-Minute Play Festival, and submissions are now OPEN! Instructions and submission guidelines below.
Are you a sketch writer looking to try something new? A playwright looking for more exposure? A random internet user who stumbled across this page? Anyone and everyone is encouraged to submit. Please send us your best 10-minute play (seriously, no more than 10 minutes) and stay tuned for auditions at the end of February, as well as Magnet Theater’s Very Own 10-Minute Play Festival on March 19th and 26th!
HOW TO SUBMIT
il.com with the subject line, “10-Minute Submission: <YOUR NAME>”.
Please include the following information in the body of the email (and keep answers short!): Name; What comedy theater you are associated with (if any); Whether you have an sketch or playwriting experience (it’s fine if the answer is no!); Why you wanted to be a part of Magnet Theater’s Very Own 10-Minute Play Festival.
Attach your play to the email as a PDF. This is important. We won’t read any other format.
Only one submission per person. Send us your best work!
The plays really do need to be under 10 minutes. That means no more than 11 pages, not including the cover page. We will not read past the 11th page.
We are looking for NEW plays! Please don’t send anything that has already been produced.
All submissions must be in by February 19th, 10:00 pm EST. Submissions will not be accepted or considered after this time.
Notifications of selection will go out a few days after submissions close.
All authors agree to permit the Magnet Theater to produce their submitted play if the theater should wish to do so. Authors retain copyright and full ownership of their plays.
Diversity applicants strongly encouraged to submit!
Don’t know what 10-Minute Play Festival is? Check out our last blog post for more info.
The Circuit is a chance for Magnet students who have completed Level 3 or higher to play on Harold teams of their very own for a limited run of shows.
To apply for the non-musical teams for this Winter 201 run of The Circuit, please fill out the form and you will be entered into the lottery . The deadline to apply will be noon, January 10, 2017. Teams will be announced January 12. First rehearsals will be the weekend of the 14th.
This round will also feature a musical team! If you have completed Musical Level 3 and would like to put your name in the hat, please fill out this form: Link to Musical form!
Circuit shows will begin Friday, January 20 and run for 10 weeks, through March 24. Shows will be 10PM in the Magnet Studio Theater at the Training Center.
If you have any questions, please email Circuit@MagnetTheater.com.
***Please read the following:***
– To apply, you must have completed up to Level 3 at the Magnet.
– Do not call or email registrar beforehand regarding application status.
– Circuit performers may miss no more than 3 shows or practices.
– Performers are expected to rehearse with their assigned team and coach on a weekly basis at assigned times.
– Performers are responsible for the cost of coach and space rentals.
Congrats to all of our new Fall 2016 Conservatory Circuit teams! Come see one of their shows, Fridays at 10pm, November 4th through December 16th. Huzzah!
Mike E Delta
Coach: Gregg Zehentner
Kate de Longpre’
Racheal Free Demps-Lewis
Coach: Michael McLarnon
Coach: Will Jacobs
Coach: Amanda Xeller
Featuring sketches by: Billy Soco, Everett Cox, Jennifer Anderson, Justice Hehir, Levi Friedman, Shelley Little, Will Pinke
Directed by: Ben Koch, Bryan Berlin, Michael McLarnon, Molly Kiernan, Nat Silverman, and Tom Kim
Starring: Amanda Rothman, Andrew Joelson, Annie Howard, Bill Greenlee, Chris Erlendson, Christopher De La Cruz, Dan Lisle, Francis Fuster, Lisa Yapp, Matthew Aromando, Nicole Orisich, Peter Getz, Randy McKay, Tori Smith
The Magnet is super-psyched to announce that the latest season of Conservatory Circuit is now open for applications! What is Conservatory Circuit, you ask? Why, it’s just like the regular Circuit, except it’s open only to students who have been accepted into Magnet’s Conservatory program (Level 5 and above). It’s an awesome way to work weekly with an ensemble and coach as well as get more reps under your belt. We highly recommend it!
Application deadline: Saturday, October 15th at noon
Team announcements: Tuesday, October 18th
Shows: Fridays at 10pm; November 4th through December 16th at the Magnet Training Center Studio
What are you waiting for? Check out the details and apply now!
Questions, thoughts, comments, or concerns can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Team Kriss
New Team Kross
The Magnet Theater is pleased to announce the new teams and additions for the Fall 2016 season of Megawatt, debuting next Wednesday, September 21st, at 7pm, 8pm, 9pm and 10:15pm. We hope to see you there.
Names in bold are new to Megawatt. Names with an asterisk* are returning to Megawatt. Names in italics are joining a preexisting team.
New Team SUN
New Team MOON
Announcing Musical Megawatt Auditions