THIS MONTH: Actors Circle to Present Original One Acts

Actors Circle will present Original One Acts from Aug. 18-29 on Wednesdays through Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. at Providence Playhouse. Each weekend will showcase five original one acts, with a different set per weekend.  Show dates: 8/18, 19, 20, 21, 22 (first set of one acts), 8/25, 26, 27, 28, 29 (second set of one acts). 

One Acts to be performed August 18-22 are: Smell Ya Later, Decisions, Death Walks Into A Bar, No Fools, and Beautiful Remains.

One Acts to be performed August 25-29 are: She, The Gander and the Goose, Her Wifely Duty, A Candle in the Window, and Zarephath.

Admittance is $10 per performance, or both weekends for a combined cost of $15, if you purchase a ticket for the second weekend at the box office when at the first set of shows. Reservations are highly recommended. Call 570-342-9707.

Actors Circle’s First Performance in More Than One Year

Actors Circle is happy to be presenting a live performance at its home theater at Providence Playhouse, 1256 Providence Road, Scranton, for the first time in over a year since the pandemic began.

On Golden Pond, by Ernest Thompson will be presented Thursday through Sunday, July 8-11; Wednesday through Sunday, July 14-18, with performances Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m.. 

Tickets are $12 general; $10 seniors; $8 students and are discounted on  Thursday July 8 to $8 general and aeniors; $6 students. For reservations, call 570-342-9707, or email to tickets@actorscircle.com.  All reservations are held 10 minutes until show time. 

In respect for those having Covid issues, and in compliance with CDC regulations for close quarters, we respectfully request that all audience and staff wear a mask inside the building. Cast members will not be wearing masks while on stage.

Directed by Katie VonBergen, this well-known classic tells the story of Norman Thayer and his energetic wife, Ethel, who have been spending summers at their lakeside home on Golden Pond for 48 years, fishing and watching for loons. This time, their divorced daughter, Chelsea, her new fiancé, and his teenage son make an unexpected visit.

Cast members are: Mark Fryer as Norman Thayer; Carol Davis as Ethel Thaye; Marcie Herman Riebe as Chelsea; Eric Lutz as Billy Ray; Michael Seamus Fenton-Kapacs as Billy Ray, Jr., and Jeff Ginsberg as Charlie Martin.

Actors Circle Production Postponed

Actors Circle

Playing the leading roles in “On Golden Pond,” to be presented at a date to be announced by Actors Circle are Bob Thomas and Carol Davis.

Due to the Coronavirus, Actors Circle has postponed the opening of “On Golden Pond.” Please stay in touch on Facebook or call our theatre for the most up to date information, and to make reservations, when we do  confirm our dates, 570-342-9707.

Actors Circle will present “On Golden Pond,” by Ernest Thompson, at Providence Playhouse, 1256 Providence Rd.in Scranton onThursday, Friday, and Saturday at 8 p.m., Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m., on dates to be announced. 

Tickets are $12, General $10 Seniors, $8 Students; Thursday prices are discounted:  $8 General and Seniors, $6 Students. Reservations Call 570-342-9707, or email to tickets@actorscircle.com.  All reservations are held 10 minutes until show time.

Directed by Katie VonBergen, this well known classic tells the story of Norman Thayer and his energetic wife, Ethel, who have been spending the summers at their lakeside home on Golden Pond for 48 years, fishing and watching for loons. It is then that, their divorced daughter, Chelsea, her new fiancé and his teenage son make an unexpected visit.

Cast members include Bob Taylor as Norman Thayer, Carol Davis as Ethel Thayer, Marcie Herman Riebe as Chelsea, Eric Lutz as Billy Ray, Michael Semus Fenton-Kapacs as Billy Ray, Jr., and Jeff Ginsberg as Charlie Martin.