In Memoriam, Nancy Wendell

Nancy Wendell, a longtime member, supporter and board member of Footlighters Theater, passed away on July 24.  She and her late husband, Doug, had a huge impact on the success of Footlighters Theater over many decades.  Their influence cannot be understated and will not be forgotten.

The board and membership of Footlighters remain grateful and wish Nancy Godspeed.

Auditions for “Broadway in Berwyn”!

Footlighters Theater is proud to announce AUDITIONS for our 5th annual Fundraiser, BROADWAY SINGS!

Part of Footlighters’ 2015 “Broadway in Berwyn” weekend, BROADWAY SINGS has fast become one of the theater’s most popular productions. Showcasing local community theater vocalists, Broadway Sings brings to Berwyn a wide assortment of songs from Broadway shows both old and new.

Open Auditions will be held at the theater (30 Main Avenue, Berwyn, PA) on Monday, July 30 at 7:00pm and Sunday, August 5 at 6:30pm. First cast meeting will be held Tuesday, August 14 with show rehearsals beginning Monday, September 17th at 7:00pm.

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Auditions for “Spring Awakening”

Footlighters Theater in Berwyn, PA is excited to announce open auditions for Spring Awakening.

All roles are open. We are seeking a diverse cast and ensemble of singer/actors ages 16+, and two adults who read 40-50 years old to play various adult roles. Actors familiar with ASL and who play instruments are strongly encouraged to audition.

The winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, told by Duncan Sheik and Steven Sater through what Entertainment Weekly called, “the most gorgeous Broadway score this decade,” SPRING AWAKENING explores the journey from adolescence to adulthood with a poignancy and passion that is … Continue reading

Auditions for “The Bad Seed”

Footlighters Theater announces auditions for the 2nd show of its 90th season, The Bad Seed by Maxwell Anderson. Monday June 18 and June 27 at 7:30 PM.

UNFORTUNATELY, The Director double booked Monday, June 25 and CANNOT be available on that Monday. If Needed there will be Callbacks.

Director, Kirk Paul, seeks 12 actors as follows to create this wonderful thriller:

1 girl to play 8 years old, but 10-12 year old would be better suited to the material

4 Women (1 late 20s/early30s),(1- mid 30s) and (2-40s to 60s)

6 Men (1-n30s), ( 2or3 in 40s) and (2or3 in … Continue reading