Love, Laughter, and Magic! Theatre TCC!’s 2013-2014 season features one of Shakespeare’s all-time audience favorites, "A Midsummer Night’s Dream," and the outrageously funny Tony Award-Winning musical, "Urinetown."
When you combine some of the region's best directors, designers, and technicians with a state-of the-art performance space and unbeatable ticket prices, it's easy to see why Theatre TCC!'s productions have become "must-see" events amongst Tallahassee's cultural attractions.
Turner Auditorium... Home of Theatre TCC!
All Theatre TCC! performances take place in the beautiful Turner Auditorium, part of TCC's Fine & Performing Arts Center. The auditorium boasts 495 seats with plenty of leg room, great sight lines, and fantastic acoustics.
While attending a Theatre TCC! show, audiences are encouraged to visit the Ralph Hurst Gallery before the show, only steps away from the theatre. Invest in the Signature Seat Program and join special Opening Night Receptions. Season subscriptions, lifetime sponsorships, benefit performances and group rates are available, to serve everyone in the community.
There's no denying the growth of the arts at Tallahassee Community College. Through the ongoing work of the Foundation and generous corporate and private support, Theatre TCC! provides nearly thirty students with annual scholarships that allow them to explore their artistic dreams. The Theatre TCC! pledge is simple: to keep artistic quality high and to make the trip to our campus rewarding!
"A Midsummer Night’s Dream"
November 21-23 & December 5-7 at 8:00 p.m.
Royalty, fairies, young lovers and an amateur theatre troupe embark on an enchanted romp through one of Shakespeare's most hilarious works. When four young lovers escape into the forest, their romantic cross-purposes are complicated by the interference of Oberon, King of the Fairies, and his spritely servant Puck. Entwining three stories of love, magic, and mischief in a moonlit forest on a midsummer night, Shakespeare’s fantastical play remains an audience favorite!
A Theatre TCC! Student Showcase
January 23-25 at 8:00 p.m.
Join us for an entertaining and inspiring evening of scenes, songs and monologues! This season’s inaugural showcase celebrates the Roaring Twenties and is performed and designed entirely by TCC students. Tickets for "Party/Crash" are general admission and will be sold at the door (the box office opens at 7:00 p.m.)
"Urinetown: The Musical"
Music & Book by Mark Hollmann
Lyrics & Book by Greg Kotis
March 27-29 & April 3-5 at 8:00 p.m.
The winner of three Tony Awards, "Urinetown: The Musical" is a wickedly funny tale of a future society where a 20-year drought has forced private toilets to be outlawed. By satirizing musicals such as "Les Misérables," "West Side Story" and "The Wizard of Oz," it’s a show that not only pokes fun at itself but allows the audience to laugh at the follies of the characters it portrays. With jabs at the legal system, corrupt corporation, environmental waste, and our sense of entitlement, "Urinetown" has been praised for reinvigorating the very notion of what a musical could be.
Auditions for "Urinetown: The Musical"
Monday, January 13 & Tuesday, January 14 at 7:00 p.m.
(Callbacks, by invitation only, will be held on Wednesday, January 15, starting at 6:30 p.m.)
Auditions take place in Turner Auditorium, located in the Fine and Performing Arts Center (FPAC). See TCC Campus Map (.pdf) for Auditorium location.
Auditions are open to anyone who has an interest in Theatre TCC! Those who wish to audition should prepare the following:
A song selection not to exceed 16 bars. Bring sheet music (no a capella or tapes, please) - an accompanist will be provided
A contemporary monologue (comedic preferred) not to exceed one minute
Appropriate shoes and clothing for a dance audition
A full list of all known conflicts for the rehearsal period
(January 27-March 26) and performance dates (March 27-29 and April 2-5)
Resumes and/or headshots are welcomed but not required
For additional information, please contact Eva Nielsen-Parks at email@example.com or 850-201-9882.
Single tickets to any of Theatre TCC!'s performances can be purchased in advance by contacting FSU's Fine and Performing Arts Ticket Office at (850) 644-6500 or online
. Tickets are also sold at the door on the night of the show (cash/check only).
Senior Citizen $10
Students and Children $7
TCC students free with ID
TCC faculty/staff free with ID plus one guest free
Season Subscription Rates
For Season Subscriptions, please call (850) 201-9882.
Senior Citizen $25
Please call (850) 201-9882 for more information about group ticketing.
Groups of 10 or more: Adult and Senior Citizens, $5/ticket; Students and Children, $3/ticket.
Discover the "ins and outs" of acting and on-stage productions through course work in THEATRE at Tallahassee Community College. Our diverse program offers introductory classes to Theatre as well as advanced training in live theatrical productions.
THE1000 - Introduction to the Theatre
THE2090 - Play Production
THE2100 - Introduction to Theatre History
TPA1200 - Introduction to Stagecraft
TPP2110 - Fundamentals of Acting
TPP2111 - Advanced Acting (Spring only)
TPP2120 - Creative Improvisation
TPP2250 - Introduction to Musical Theatre (Fall only)
For more information on theatre courses offered at TCC, please call (850) 201-9882.
Tallahassee Community College
444 Appleyard Dr.
Tallahassee, FL 32304
For more information about Theatre TCC! productions, group and season tickets, auditions, or theatre classes offered at TCC, please contact Eva Nielsen-Parks, Director of Theatre, at (850) 201-9882 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For Turner Auditorium rental inquiries, please call Ann Robeck.at (850) 201-8015.
Theatre TCC! Faculty & Staff
Ken Frederickson, Technical Director, (850) 201-8072
Eva Nielsen-Parks, Director of Theatre, (850) 201-9882
John Schultz, Director of Forensics, (850) 201-8037
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