Checking on the Arts
4:02 pm
Thu May 23, 2013

Voices Of The South 8th Annual Memphis Children's Theatre Festival

The 2013 Memphis Children's Theatre Festival

Voices of the South hosts the 8th Annual Memphis Children’s Theatre Festival at the McCoy theatre on the Rhodes College campus this Memorial Day weekend. The pay-what-you-can festival features over a dozen different performances, workshops, street performances, and many arts activities.

Voices of the South members Alice Berry, Miranda Fisher, and Corwyn Cullum spoke with Kacky Walton about the event.

For more information, you can visit the Voices of the South website.

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Checking on the Arts
4:39 pm
Fri May 17, 2013

Germantown Community Theatre Presents Ruthless: The Musical

Ruthless: the Musical at Germantown Community Theatre
Credit Brent Davis / Germantown Community Theatre

Ruthless: the Musical, by Joal Paley and Marvin Laird, opens May 17 and runs until June 2, 2013. Director Michael Duggan, along with cast members Sally Stover and Kim Justis-Eikner, spoke with Kacky Walton about the production.

Eight-year-old Tina Denmark knows she was born to play Pippi Longstocking, and she will do anything to win the part in her school musical.

"Anything" includes murdering the teenage girl who got the part instead of Tina. 

Ruthless: the Musical

Musical/Comedy Book and Lyrics by Joal Paley, Music by Marvin Laird 

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Checking on the Arts
10:54 am
Fri March 2, 2012

Dave Landis Directs 'Spring Awakening' at The Circuit Playhouse

Dave Landis talks about "Spring Awakening" running now through March 25, 2012 at Circuit Playhouse. The runaway hit, musical adaptation of the 1891 play by Frank Wedekind is the story of teens coming of age in a socially and sexually repressive village in 19th century Germany.

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Checking on the Arts
4:21 pm
Thu November 17, 2011

Dave Landis from Playhouse on the Square Talks about Annie

Running November 18-December 23, 2011, at Playhouse on the Square

Dave Landis from Playhouse on the Square about their upcoming production of Annie, running November 18-December 23, 2011.

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Checking on the Arts
4:28 pm
Fri November 11, 2011

Curtain Up! 5 Parties Under One Roof at Playhouse on the Square

Courtney Oliver from Playhouse on the Square talks about Curtain Up! - Five parties under one roof at Playhouse - taking place on 11-11-11 (it only happens once!), a fundraiser for Playhouse on the Square.

This event includes:

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