Interested in sponsoring a GHCT show or season?
We are seeking sponsors for our 2018-19 season and/or individual shows. Teresa Bayer-Iltzsch is the person to contact regarding sponsorship. Those interested are invited to download the sponsorship packet of information and contact Teresa.
'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 25-29, 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: Tom Angst
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
Hear from the board at the annual membership meeting May 23
Members of Greater Hamilton Civic Theatre are invited to the annual membership dinner and meeting. Lifetime and annual paying members are welcome. Those who attend are asked to bring a dish to share (attendance varies from 35-55 people). GHCT will provide fried chicken as the main dish, plus water and soda. Pease sign up here to let GHCT know what you will bring.
The meal begins at 6:30 p.m. and the board of trustees will begin giving annual reports around 7 p.m. This includes the board chairperson, secretary, business manager, production coordinator, tickets manager, sponsorship, publicity, Palace managers, membership coordinator, special events coordinator, program creator, fundraising manager, house manager, newsletter editor, and the historian. Members will nominate and vote for board members for the 2018-19 season, which is GHCT's 60th anniversary.
To know how much chicken to provide, we need to know you are coming. Please sign up here by May 20.
Date: Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Location: Creative Center at the Palace, 215 S. Third St., Hamilton
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
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!
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: Andrew Melcher
Bodyguard: Amanda Dotson
Sweet Sue: Traci Ryder
Chief Inspector Constantine: Dan Schindler
Smitty: Chris Carper
"Last Call at Chez Mort" is directed by Olivia Stewart and produced by Zach Plummer. Tickets to the fundraiser are $42 a person or $320 for a table paid at once.
Sponsored by Neil and Honi Cohen
How to purchase 2018-19 season tickets, which includes four shows
Interested in purchasing tickets to GHCT's 2018-19 season? Included in the four-show season tickets package for 2018-19 is "The Wedding Singer" in October 2018, "My Son Pinocchio: Geppetto's Musical Tale" in December 2018, "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" in February 2019 and "Crimes of the Heart" in May 2019. Learn more about the season here. Season tickets are $55 per person through Sept. 1, 2018, and $60 per person after. Below is a form to fill in and mail to GHCT, or you may order online.
To see "Assassins," please call the Fitton Center for Creative Arts. That is a special performance in collaboration with Fitton and is not part of GHCT's season ticket package. Click to visit the Fitton Center's website.
Questions? Email tickets manager Zach Plummer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fitton Center, GHCT to collaborate on musical in September
In honor of the Fitton Center' for Creative Arts' 25th anniversary 2018-19 season, it will collaborate with the Greater Hamilton Civic Theatre for a show to be performed in September.
"Assassins," a Stephen Sondheim musical, is slated for Sept. 20-23 at the Fitton Center, 101 S. Monument Ave. The show is a fifth show added to GHCT's normal four-show lineup for 2018-19. All other GHCT shows will be at Parrish Auditorium on the Miami University Hamilton campus.
"Assassins" is directed by Matt Neal and produced by Meggorie Haven.
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.
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 email@example.com.
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.
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!