GHCT readers theater set for Feb. 24
The first readers theater conducted by Greater Hamilton Civic Theatre will be this Saturday. A readers theater is a dramatic presentation of a script in a script form. GHCT is launching this as an additional performance method offered to our community.
"Sex With Strangers"
Cast: Marijo Farley as Olivia, Sam Downs as Ethan, Jeanne Schindler as the narrator
Date: 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018
Location: Creative Center at the Palace, 215 S. Third St., Hamilton. Free parking.
Tickets: $5 cash donation at the door
Other notes: Lightly staged readers theater. Non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase at this event.
Directed by John Vanderplough
Sponsored by Lyndall Murray and Teresa Bayer Iltzsch
'Legally Blonde: The Musical' cast
Congratulations to those selected for the cast of "Legally Blonde: The Musical," which will be on stage at Parrish Auditorium April 26-29, 2018.
Elle Woods: Julia Bowen
Warner Huntington III: Michael Wright
Vivienne Kensington: Jenni Sheets
Emmett Forrest: Seth Wagner
Professor Callahan: Dustin Farris
Paulette: Molly Bowen
Serena: Jordan Collins
Margot: Kait Ross
Pilar: Adriana Boris
Shandi/Broooke Wyndham: Hannah Brown
Kate: Rachel Scardina
Chutney: Julia Huster
Kyle, the UPS guy: Alex Cottle
Veronica/Enid: Jamie Binegar
Judge: Juanita Gable
Mom/Whitney: Joan Crawford-Angst
Grandmaster Chad/Dewey: Nick Brown
Dad/Winthrop: Steven Lakes
Carlos: Robert Fields
Nikos: Dylan Turner
Padamaman: Alex Cottle
Aaron/Guard: David Eschenbrenner
Ensemble, Harvard students, marching band and cheerleaders:
Caroline Grace Williams, Chloe Bray, Abby Brown (Kristine), Gracie Bowlin, Maria Helbig (CeCe), Olivia Jones (Leilani), Daniel Lander, Faith Meece, Katie Moore, Trey Moore, Sam Murray, Leah Perry, Courtney Ramey, Kayla Rice, Brooke Robbins, Baylee Rose (dance captain), Dan Schindler, Ethan Singleton, Dylan Turner, Francesca Wilson (Gabby)
All people involved in a GHCT show must be a paying member. Those who are not are asked to download the membership form (see below or click the membership link above) and give it with payment to their show producer(s). Payments may also be accepted online.
Directed by McLean Strickland
Produced by Tracy Botos
Choreography by Julie Huster
Sponsored by Gena R. Larison, Attorney at Law
How to donate to Greater Hamilton Civic Theatre, a nonprofit
We encourage Greater Hamilton Civic Theatre's supporters to give donations throughout the year. GHCT is a nonprofit, and your gift is tax deductible. Donations keep GHCT viable and provides support for the continuation of top-notch theater performances in this community. To give, please mail your donation to Greater Hamilton Civic Theatre, Attn: Mary St. John, business manager, P.O. Box 482, Hamilton, OH 45011. Thank you for supporting Civic!
Fifth annual murder mystery to be at Wilks Conference Center
"Last Call At Chez Mort"
A strange accident occurs one night in the 1940s at Chez Mort, and we investigate the circumstances of this shocking event.
Directed by Olivia Stewart
Produced by Zach Plummer
What: GHCT hosts its fifth annual evening of dinner and mystery while raising money to keep it thriving. Plan to bring your friends and your dollars! Alcohol and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for cash purchase.
When: Two nights: May 18 & May 19, 2018
Where: New venue! Harry T. Wilks Conference Center, 1601 University Blvd., Miami University Hamilton campus
Sponsored by Neil and Honi Cohen
Murder mystery dinner theater cast
The following people will perform "Last Call at Chez Mort" at GHCT"s fifth annual murder mystery dinner theater fundraiser.
Joan Paul Truffaut: Lyndall Murray
Mack: John Zink
Lady Lelu: Taylor Bentley
"Big Suit" Stu: Cade Harvey
Bodyguard: Amanda Dotson
Sweet Sue: Traci Ryder
Chief Inspector Constantine: Dan Schindler
Smitty: Andrew Melcher
"Last Call at Chez Mort" is directed by Olivia Stewart and produced by Zach Plummer. The show is sponsored by Neil and Honi Cohen. Tickets to the fundraiser are $40 a person and will soon be available for purchase. Stay tuned!
All people participating on stage in a GHCT event must be members. Please click the "membership" tab on the website and fill out the form. Payments may be made online or given with a printed form to the show producer.
Become a GHCT member
Interested in being a GHCT member? Those who pay the fee ($10 annually, individual, or $50 for a lifetime membership) are invited to the annual members meeting in May. They also receive the quarterly spotlight newsletter. Membership is required of anyone who volunteers for GHCT, or performs in a GHCT show. Click the "membership" tab above for more information.
Use your Kroger Plus card to support GHCT
Enroll in the Kroger Community Rewards program and earn money for GHCT while you shop. The GHCT number is 83360.
Advertise in our show programs
We are currently seeking advertisers for our 2018 and 2019 show programs. Prices below reflect cost of one ad in all four programs. Prices vary as the season moves forward.
• ¼ page - $125 (ad size 2.75 w x 4.25 h (vertical) or 5.5 w x 2.125 h (horizontal)
• ½ page - $180 (ad size 5.5 w x 4.25 h) Full page black and white - $260 (ad size 5.5 w x 8.5 h)
• Back Inside Cover, color - $300.00 (ad size 5.5 w x 8.5 h)
• Back Outside Cover, color - $500.00 (ad size 5.5 w x 8.5 h)
To purchase, fill out the form below and email it to our program editor, Angie Neal, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Donate to GHCT by shopping on Amazon
Big online shopper? Do it through the link smile.amazon.com/ch/31-6052800 and Amazon donates to Greater Hamilton Civic Theatre Inc. It doesn't cost you anything extra!
Need to rent a costume or props?
The Greater Hamilton Civic Theatre stores its costumes, props and set pieces at the Creative Center at the Palace. Tom Redman is the person to contact to rent items. There is a $250 deposit and $25 rental fee for the first 25 items. Email: email@example.com