Backstage at the Asolo Repertory Theatre Company Plus Three Performances
Attend three performances and gain a deeper understanding of live stage productions as you go behind-the-scenes to meet professionals at the Asolo Repertory Theatre.
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Program No. 8258RJ
6 days
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At a Glance

Meet theatrical professionals and go behind the scenes to see firsthand how the magic happens at the Asolo's Mertz and Cook Theaters. Attend three performances from current offerings including a private reading from the Asolo Play Reader’s Guild.
Activity Level
Easy Going
Minimal walking and standing on this program.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Deepen your understanding of all elements of a professional stage production and offer your personal reviews during post-performance talk-backs.
  • Meet and learn from pros such as playwrights, actors, directors, designers, costumers, tech staff and other experts.
  • As an added highlight, enjoy a narrated motorcoach field trip to see Sarasota landmarks including Cà d'Zan Mansion and learn about its circus roots at the Ringling Museum.

General Notes

Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.
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June Elisabeth Taylor
June Elisabeth Taylor hails from Long Island, New York and received an associate degree in theatre. She moved to Florida, after attending technical school for tailoring. She created costumes for Asolo Theatre, and still designs costumes for the main stage and FSU Conservatory. She was the resident designer for the Riverfront Theatre in Bradenton, has designed for the Sarasota Opera, and was the assistant designer of Clown College, which sponsors Ringling Brothers Circus.
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