TROIKA Entertainment

TROIKA Entertainment has been the innovator in touring musical theater productions for over two decades, producing shows throughout North, Central, and South America, Europe, and Asia. Additionally, the company is experienced in casino and leisure markets. Recent and upcoming productions include CATS, The Phantom of the Opera, Escape to Margaritaville, Kinky Boots, Tootsie, The Color Purple, and Lincoln Center Theater’s My Fair Lady. With strong ties to the Broadway community, TROIKA prides itself on delivering top quality productions to audiences worldwide.

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Playhouse on the Square

Playhouse on the Square is a professional regional theatre company producing 18 shows on 3 stages and 13 educational and outreach programs each year. Our Associate Company program consists of 18 paid positions, 9 for actors and 9 for production and administration. Playhouse’s mission is to produce a challenging and diverse repertory that speaks to the intelligence, soul, and imagination of the Memphis community; to provide a nurturing artistic home for actors, directors, designers, and staff; and to make all of our productions available through access, outreach, and educational activities to everyone in the community, regardless of financial circumstance.

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The Appalachian Center for the Arts

The Appalachian Center for the Arts is a year-round, 200-seat, theater with a resident professional theater company, an upper lobby art gallery, a professional youth theater company, and a youth theater academy (The Academy at The App). We produce 3 to 4 Mainstage productions, 2 professional youth productions, 2 touring educational productions, and 2 Academy productions.

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RWS Entertainment Group

Operating out of a 56,000 square foot office, rehearsal studio complex and performer housing in New York City, with a recently launched office in London, Emmy Award-winning RWS Entertainment Group is North America’s largest provider of branded stage shows and experiences.

Founded in 2003, the multi award-winning live entertainment production company has produced innovative productions and custom brand experiences for top resorts, cruise lines, theme parks, corporate events, and NYC fashion events for an impressive roster of clients that include Virgin Voyages, O, The Oprah Magazine, Audible, Busch Gardens, SoNo Collection, Holland America Line, Azamara, Hard Rock Resorts, Prada, NBCUniversal, Six Flags, Cedar Fair, Hershey Entertainment and Resorts, Westfield, Macy’s, Vera Wang, and Mattel. RWS is now the leader in the industry, providing full design and installation services for interactive elements, theming, décor and more, to create unparalleled immersive experiences. Additionally, RWS-owned Binder Casting’s Theatrical and Commercial teams provide talent for Broadway, Off-Broadway, national tours, regional theatres, commercials, voiceovers, and print work.

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Missoula Children’s Theatre

The 2020 – 2021 tour marks MCT’s 50th season of providing professionally guided theatrical experiences for children. These experiences are both artistically satisfying and educationally fulfilling. The mission of the Missoula Children’s Theatre is the development of life skills in children through participation in the performing arts. Our International Tour Project sends teams of two directors to a community or school setting for a one-week residency during which the team directs up to 64 local K-12 children in a one-hour musical. The shows are all original and mostly based on fairy tales. The demands on team members include directing/teaching skills, strong performance skills (team members appear in the show), organizational skills and critical communication skills with children, educators and parents alike.

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Lexington Children’s Theatre

AT LCT, WE:
PROVIDE professional theatre experiences for young audiences

PROVIDE quality theatre education for young people. ANNUALLY, LCT provides quality theatre experiences and theatre arts education for as many as 130,000 children throughout the state of Kentucky.

EMPLOY 40‐60 actors, teachers, administrators, technicians, designers, company members, professional interns, and other artists each year.

Produce MAIN STAGE productions with professional adult actors performing for youth that also travel as REGIONAL PERFORMANCES to other performance venues throughout the state and region.

Produce TOURING PRODUCTIONS that travel throughout the state of Kentucky and beyond to perform in schools, libraries, and community centers.

Produce DISCOVERY SERIES productions, designed to afford young people with professional live theatre experience in all areas of artistic and technical production.

IMPLEMENT a four‐quarter, on‐site Theatre School for ages 4‐18, two acting companies for teenagers, an elite musical theatre group, two Theatre in Education initiatives, and statewide outreach education programming.

OPERATE a satellite program called Shooting Stars Youtheatre that serves Elliott and Rowan counties through classes, workshops, and performance opportunities.

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Kentucky Shakespeare

Kentucky Shakespeare is the Official Shakespeare Festival of the Commonwealth as designated by the Kentucky legislature. We are a not-for-profit charitable organization, professional theatre company, and the most comprehensive in-school arts provider in the state.

Grounded in the works of Shakespeare, we enrich our community by presenting accessible, professional theatre experiences that educate, inspire, and entertain people of all ages.

Vision: To use Shakespeare’s universal truths and the power of the arts to transform lives.
Shakespeare belongs to everyone.

We produce the annual Kentucky Shakespeare Festival in Louisville’s Central Park, and year-round education and outreach events.

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Foothills Stage Company

Foothills Stage Company is a theatrical platform for collaborative expression and artistic learning. We seek to engage audiences with stories that:

  • Innovate theatrically
  • Inspire creative conversation
  • Illuminate the human experience

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Florida Studio Theatre

Florida Studio Theatre (FST) is Sarasota’s contemporary theatre. Founded in 1973, FST has grown to a village of five theatres located in the heart of Downtown, Sarasota. Each theatre is small in size and large in impact — providing intimate, engaging settings for high-quality, professional performances.

Today, FST has established itself as a major force in American Theatre. FST is the largest subscription theatre in Florida and among the largest in the country, serving 230,000 attendees each year across its programs: Mainstage, Cabaret, Stage III, Children’s Theatre, Education, and New Play Development.

Florida Studio Theatre remains committed to making the arts accessible and affordable to as many people as possible. FST develops theatre that speaks to our living, evolving, and dynamically changing world. Hip and historical, entertaining and challenging, we are the theatre where the street meets the elite — where everyone is welcome to engage in the art of theatre.

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