GECA. Greater Escambia Council for the Arts

GECA to present ‘A Little Princess’
News Staff Report This month, the Greater Escambia Council for the Arts is presenting their children’s show, “A Little Princess” by Frances Hodgson Burnett. GECA will have two casts for this show, so if you have someone you really want to see, be sure to check with them about which cast they are performing with. Cast A performs Thursday and Saturday, Feb. 20 and 22: Sara Crewe – Emma Mast…
GECA auditions set
News Staff Report The next production of the Greater Escambia Council for the Arts is “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.” Auditions will be held Sunday, May 19, at 2 p.m., at the theater, corner of Trammell and Nashville (Highway 31). Anyone ages 7 to 90 is welcome to audition. A slightly younger performer might be considered if a parent is in the cast. If you plan to audition, come…
‘Odd Couple’ opens Thursday
The Greater Escambia Council for the Arts’ production of “The Odd Couple” opens this week. Performances are Thursday through Saturday, May 2 through 4, at 7 p.m., with a Sunday matinee, May 5, at 2 p.m. Tickets are available at the box office and at Atmore News, 128 S. Main. Shown at a recent rehearsal are, from left, Joseph Seltzer, AJ Grassia, Rob Arrant, Cade Vickrey (in apron), and Phil…
GECA to present ‘Odd Couple’
News Staff Report You may remember the movie with Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon, or you may remember the television series with Jack Klugman and Tony Randall. If you watched “The Odd Couple” on the big screen or the small screen, you probably enjoyed Felix and Oscar. Now you can see them on stage. The Greater Escambia Council for the Arts is presenting “The Odd Couple” in May. Director Ellen…
‘Peter Rabbit’ opens this week
By SHERRY DIGMON News Publisher The Greater Escambia Council for the Arts’ next production might sound like it’s a show just for kids. But “The Adventures of Peter Rabbit” is for adults as well. The play is actually two stories in one – it’s about Peter Rabbit, but it’s also about the author Beatrix Potter. In addition, there are five stories within the “Adventures” which means you’ll see many actors…