The Freehold Forum  Fall Quarter 2010
Board of Directors
Freehold Staff
Hello Freehold Community,

It's getting to be THAT time.  The end of August is drawing near but fear not ... the fun has not ended!  We're flipping over the calendar and have BIG FUN in store for you this coming fall at Freehold ...  Here are just some of our great offerings ...

*Dickey Nesenger updates us on the amazing work her New Play Lab students have done and what we have to look forward to at our September New Play Lab Showcase,
*Denise Powell, a new Intro to Acting student, shares the highlights from her recent Freehold class,
*Vanesse Skantze's very moving reflections on her work participating in our Engaged Theatre workshops for inmates and veterans as part of our JULIUS CAESAR production,
*OPEN HOUSE at Freehold on October 8th.  More information included below PLUS updates about our upcoming New Play Lab Showcase and Faculty shows and so much more.

Wishing you all the best that fall has to offer ...


Kate Gavigan
PR Manager
Freehold Theatre


From Our Studio:  Freehold's Summer New Play Lab:  "Truth as Theme" by Dickey Nesenger

When Oedipus discovers he's the one who killed King Laius, slept with his own mother and caused the plague, he rips his eyeballs out. 
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From Our Theatre Lab: "Embrace" by Vanessa Skantze

A longtime desir
e was realized for me this past July, when Robin Lynn Smith asked me to join her in conducting workshops inside the detention facilities we had performed within during the tour of the Freehold Engaged Theatre Program's production of Julius Caesar. More ...

From Our Studio: "My Intro to Acting Experience: Commitment, Play the Action, Make Choices" by Denise Powell

"Commitment, Play the Action, Make Choices," these are all words that you'll hear and experience as part of the Intro to Acting I class with George Lewis.
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Special Events:

New Play Lab Showcase, Sept. 16, 17, 18, Details here...
Freehold's Fall Open House, October 8, 6:00 - 8:00, Details here
Freehold's 2011 Studio Series Applications will be available soon.  Details here ...

News Around Freehold
Check out the great work being done by our faculty and students ...
Faculty Upcoming Shows

Student and Alum Shows
Freehold Fall Class Registration is Now Open

News from our Community

JerryManningFrom all of us at Freehold ...
Congratulations Jerry Manning on being the Seattle Repertory Theatre'New Artistic Director!

It's Official! After a nationwide search, Seattle Rep has named Jerry Manning its new artistic director.  Get to know Jerry by visiting the Rep's new dedicated Jerry Manning website and learn about his artistic vision for the Seattle Rep, his favorite Seattle walk and his ties to such hit shows as RENT.  Go Jerry!