GFCT Seeks Stage Directors
The Glens Falls Community Theatre’s Play Selection Committee is planning the club’s 2019-20 and 2020-21 seasons and is seeking stage directors.
The two seasons will potentially include:
Fall 2019 Musical
March 2020 Ensemble Show which may be either a musical or non-musical
May 2020 show
Fall 2020 Musical
March 2021 Ensemble Show
May 2021 show
If interested in being considered, please send a Word document with contact information and experience showing both directing and other aspects of theater production or participation via email only to the Play Selection Committee chair, Steve Leonard, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Info should be sent ASAP for the committee to review.
GFCT Awards $2,000 in Scholarships to Area Students
The Glens Falls Community Theatre awarded $2,000 in scholarships to two area high school students who are attending college and will pursue a degree in music, music education, theater, dance or technical theater.
Scholarships were presented to students at their school’s award ceremony or graduation.
Two $1,000 scholarships were presented to the following students:
Case Prime from Lake George High School. He will be attending Columbia College of Chicago majoring in Music Technology.
Brandon Sarti from South Glens Falls High School. He will be attending SUNY Fredonia majoring in Musical Theater.
The Glens Falls Community Theatre has donated more than $100,000 in scholarships to talented area students over the past 82 years.
Students in 25 school districts in Warren, Washington, and Northern Saratoga Counties were invited to apply for the Glens Falls Community Theatre scholarships. To apply, applicants needed to be area high school graduates who have been accepted to a 4-year college or university and will be pursuing a degree in music, music education, theater, dance or technical theater. Each applicant was required to audition for and be interviewed by, a panel of judges. Auditions could be a vocal or instrumental solo, a dance performance, a brief dramatic excerpt, reading or monologue. Students receive their scholarships after they have completed their first semester of college.
Click here to see past recipients.