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Director Needed Immediately!
Thunderous Productions
A One Act Play
Twenty minute, five person comedy to round out the slate
For our upcoming one act festival
To be held:
October 17th & 18th
Howard County Center for the Arts in Ellicott City.
Interested individuals should contact Emily Canavan at 301-254-8754 immediately.

Looking for male actors and students with great acting skills -
that might be interested in contributing to advancing the science of psychology,
and earn $100 for their help.
My name is Beatriz Palma and I am a PhD student at the Counseling Psychology program
in the Psychology Department at the University of Maryland (UMD).
I am working in my dissertation, for which I need male actors to portray an 8 minutes clip of a client.
The clients portrayed will be 30-40 years old, Black/African American and White/European American,
Looking for talented 25-40 years old Black/African American
and White/European American actors to represent them.
If you are interested and/or have any questions, please send me an email at

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Stage Armament Solutions
The area's best resource for Stage Arms!

Paid Opportunity
Hiring performers to barnstorm all over the Washington DC area!
Barnstorm? Yes, barnstorm!
Load up your car, drive to a venue, set up, perform a storytelling/comedy show featuring fire and dry ice,
chat with audience members, break down, and drive to the next show!
Compensation: Paid training, $60-$80 per show, plus tips,
10-15% bonuses for referrals, and paid mileage.
If this fast-paced, independent, touring lifestyle sounds exciting and if you are looking for  additional performance opportunities throughout the year, this might be the perfect job opportunity for you!
Sciencetellers has combined exciting science experiments and dynamic storytelling into a humorous and highly interactive program for children and their families! For over ten years, Sciencetellers has performed these programs for schools, libraries, scouts, camps, corporate events, and parties all over the east coast.

Keep your acting muscles in shape between gigs!
Professional Scene Study
with Aly B. Ettman
An opportunity for professional and aspiring professional actors to hone your craft
under the guidance of an Experienced Director/Instructor and your Peers
in a Nurturing and Collaborative environment.
* Ongoing class enrolled on a Monthly basis to conform to the busy life of the professional actor
* Bring your bucket list of roles or allow me to select roles for you.
* Work your scenes as much or as little as you wish.
* Gain a better understanding of your own work by supporting your peers
Mondays 7:30-9:30pm
Ongoing - Contact Aly for details.
N. Bethesda, MD (Metro Red Line)
($100 for Actor’s Center Members/ Peter’s Alley Alum)
*Admission is highly selective, and an interview/audition with each prospective student is required|
For Further Information/To
Aly B. Ettman is the Founding Artistic Director of Peter's Alley Theatre Productions).
She has directed over 20 productions in the Washington Metro Region over the past 10 years
as well as taught actors of all ages and levels of experience.
Supporting actors in creating an organic and honest performance is at the core of all her work
as a director and acting instructor.
”I believe every actor must bring as much of herself to a role as possible and I strive to build the confidence necessary for actors to trust their own instincts and achieve individuality in their work. “

Looking for Arts Instructors
New arts studio opening soon!
looking for high quality instructors
who want to teach and earn what they deserve for sharing their knowledge, passion and experience.
To set up a meeting please email your area of expertise
along with your resume, video's and any other promotional material you have.
For more information about the director check out

Opens August 15th
Pasadena Theatre Company
August 15-24, 2014
Fridays & Saturdays at  8pm
Sunday Matinee at 3pm
  Anne Arundel Community College
        Humanities Recital Hall
   101 College Parkway, Arnold, MD
Tickets available at
$18  General Admission
$12 Children (under 12)

Directed by Emilia O’Connor
Producer Loretta Collins
Saturday, Sep. 13, 2014 | 9:30am–1:30pm
Monday, Sep. 15, 2014 | 6:30–9:30pm
Bannockburn Clubhouse
6314 Bannockburn Drive, Bethesda, MD 20817
Open to men, women, and children, ages 12 and up.
Please prepare a song for auditions and be prepared to move.
Casting approximately 20, actors, singers, dancers, and ensemble.
Characters Include:
Aladdin, Widow Twanky, Wishy-Washy, Abanaza, Won Tun,
Great Powerful Genie of Lamp, Genie of Ring, Princess Martini, Emperor,
Empress, Ting Ming, Inspector Chu, Major Domo, The Marquis of Polo,
A Sheikh, skeletons, street traders, courtiers, prisoners, policemen, soldiers, and guards.
All roles are non-paying.
Traditionally performed at Christmas for family audiences, British ‘panto’ is popular theatre with dialogue, song, dance, buffoonery, slapstick, in-jokes, audience participation, mild innuendo. It employs traditional folk tales and conventions (eg certain male parts are played by females and vice versa). In this tale of mayhem in China, Aladdin, aided by Widow Twanky must rescue the Emperor’s daughter Princess Martini, captured by the evil Abanaza wielding the Magic Lamp. An entertainment for all age groups and great family fun.
For more about pantomime and The British Players visit