NEWS FROM THE PAPER MILL PLAYHOUSE
GEORGE GERSHWIN ALONEProduced in partnership with Hershey Felder Presents, Paper Mill is proud to bring you Hershey Felder as George Gershwin Alone—Live from Florence, streamed live on Sunday, September 13, at 8PM (and on-demand for one week). George Gershwin Alone has had over 3,000 performances worldwide, including Broadway, London’s West End, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Diego, San Francisco, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington DC, and more. The show incorporates the composer’s best-known songs, from “The Man I Love” and “Someone to Watch Over Me,” through the hits of An American in Paris and Porgy and Bess, to a complete performance of Rhapsody in Blue. BUY TICKETS
JOHN LEWIS: GOOD TROUBLEJoin audiences from across the country for a nationwide watch of the riveting new documentary John Lewis: Good Trouble followed by a live virtual panel on Monday, September 21, at 7PM featuring the film's director and civil rights advocates as they talk about Representative Lewis's legacy of fearless protest and how we can keep his campaign for justice alive. LEARN MORE
BROOKSIDE CABARET NIGHTS
The theater is dark, but the show will go on! Every Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday night the Carriage House Restaurant, located at the F.M. Kirby Carriage House, will continue its popular live Brookside Cabaret through September with a talented roster of Broadway and Paper Mill favorites.
Prix fixe outdoor dining is available Wed–Sat evenings along with small plates and cocktails, plus brunch on Sundays. Reservations required for outdoor dining and pre-orders for contactless curbside pickup. LEARN MORE
FALL ONLINE CLASSES COMING SOON!Paper Mill’s 10-week fall Theater School session continues with weekly classes online and worldwide! Join our award-winning faculty of theater artists to make creative playmaking a part of your child’s week. Book small group classes or a private voice lesson or coaching session. Designed for students ages 7 to 17, our limited weekly class spots assure students will receive dedicated attention and instruction. Theater School fall session kicks off the week of September 14—join us! CLASSES INFO
VIRTUAL PROGRAMMINGThe theater comes to you with virtual programming. Join us each week as we stream previously live New Voices concerts on Mondays and Babbling by the Brook—conversations with Mark S. Hoebee—on Wednesdays at 7PM. Enjoy a night out at the theater without leaving your couch! On Sep 9 Babbling by the Brook features a West Side Story reunion with Belinda Allyn, Natalie Cortez, and Matt Doyle from our 2016 production. Tune in on our Facebook page!
NEW VOICES OF 2020: PURE IMAGINATION
World premiere webcast Tuesday, September 22, at 7PM
Tune into Paper Mill Playhouse on Facebook and YouTube for a night unlike any other! Join the talented and persevering students of the Summer Musical Theater Conservatory—our professional training program for aspiring young musical theater artists—in a montage of short musical films that pay tribute to the songs and shows that opened the doors of our imaginations and took us to remarkable places!
COLLEGE DISCOVERY SEMINARPaper Mill continues to be a national leader in college preparation after drafting the new Musical Theater Common Prescreen Criteria, now adopted by over 60 major universities. The Education Department again offers its two-part informational discovery workshop for students and parents to explore the questions: What are the available programs of study? How do I pay for school? How do I choose the program that is right for me? What types of material should I be choosing for my audition? What is the Musical Theater Common Prescreen and how does it affect me? What is the audition season timeline?How has COVID impacted the audition season? The online, interactive seminar will be held Tuesday, Sep 29 (part 1) and Thursday, Oct 1 (part 2), 6:30PM–9PM. A $300 registration fee includes both sessions for one student and their parents. For more information or to register contact Mariah Black, Education Associate, at MBlack@PaperMill.org. MORE INFO