GECA. Greater Escambia Council for the Arts

GECA sets auditions
News Staff Report The Greater Escambia Council for the Arts is holding auditions for the upcoming children / youth production – Beatrix Potter’s Peter Rabbit. If you are ages 6 to 18 and want to try out, come to the theater Sunday, January 13, at 2 p.m. The theater is located at the corner of Nashville and Trammell. This is not a musical so you do not need to prepare.
Auditions January 13 for GECA’s ‘Peter Rabbit’
A spokesman for Greater Escambia Council for the Arts announced Thursday that auditions for the local theater group’s upcoming presentation of “Peter Rabbit” will be held on Sunday, January 13. Tryouts will begin at 2 p.m. at the GECA theater, located at the corner of Trammell Street and West Nashville Avenue (US 31), between Gather and Bondurant Hardware. Anyone ages 6-18 is welcome to audition for a part in the…
GECA is ‘Wrapping Up Christmas’
News Staff Report Tired of Hallmark movies? Not into football bowl games? Want to do something relaxing? Friday evening, December 28, at 7 p.m., the Greater Escambia Council for the Arts presents “Wrapping Up Christmas,” with musical selections by local community theater actors. Admission is $5 at the door for all seats. No tickets required. It’s a great way to wrap up the Christmas season and get ready for the…
A GECA mystery
News Staff Report The Greater Escambia Council for the Arts production of Agatha Christy’s Mousetrap opens next week. A group of strangers is stranded in a boarding house during a snow storm – and one them is a murderer. The suspects include the newly married couple who run the house, and the suspicions in their minds nearly wreck their perfect marriage. Others are a spinster with a curious background, an…
GECA to present Arsenic and Old Lace
By SHERRY DIGMON News Staff Writer The Greater Escambia Council for the Arts is bringing back an old favorite – Arsenic and Old Lace, a 1944 dark comedy by Joseph Kesselring. The show features a recently married confirmed bachelor, two eccentric aunts, a disturbed uncle, a homicidal brother … and a corpse hidden in a window seat. It’s all in good fun. Show dates are Thursday through Saturday, Sept. 27-29,…