​Multimedia: 2016-17 Season

Here's a convenient round-up of information about each production in a season​—including stories, dramaturgical notes, programs, videos, podcasts and more. In addition, read in-depth stories from our Theatre Conservatory and about supporters of SCR's programs.

2016-17  •  2015-16  •  2014-15  •  2013-14

201​​6-1​​7 SEASON

​Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Cast
STORY: Meet the Cast of Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing is the story of sibling rivalry—the funniest you’ve ever seen! Meet the six-member cast as they dish on their own childhood pets, siblings and more.
Tales of Turtles and Trouble
STORY: Tales of Turtles and Trouble
Turtles and trouble are among the Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing. Dramaturg Kat Zukaitis gives a look into this stage adaptation of the popular book.
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Study Guide
PDF: Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Study Guide

Judy Blume’s enormously popular book hits the stage with hilarity, and sibling rivalry has never been so much fun. Get insights into Tales of A Fourth Grade Nothing in this study guide.

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Program
PDF: Peek into the Program for Tales of ​a Fourth Grade Nothing
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing.

​​The Monster Builder

Scenes from Monster Builder
VIDEO: Scenes from The Monster Builder by Amy Freed
Catch a flavor of The Monster Builder in these scenes.
Monster Builder First Night
STORY/SLIDESHOW: The “Monster” Who Brought Out the Laughs
Look back at opening night for The Monster Builder by Amy Freed.
Architects and Architecture in Television and Film
STORY: Architects and Architecture in Television and Film
Architects and their buildings fascinate people—explore some of the fictional and real architects who paved the way for Amy Freed’s The Monster Builder.
The Monster Builder Grabs Audiences
VIDEO: The Monster Builder Grabs Audiences at South Coast Repertory
The Monster Builder is laugh-out-loud funny for audiences. Watch what they say.
The Monster Builder Program
PDF: Peek into the Program for The Monster Builder
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for The Monster Builder.
Inhuman Architecture
STORY: Inhuman Architecture
Why is a world-famous architect in The Monster Builder—who specializes in monumental edifices​—interested in a simple renovation of a quaint old boathouse? Find out.
The Cast of the Monster Builder
STORY: Role Call: Meet the Cast of The Monster Builder
The cast for Amy Freed’s The Monster Builder dishes on their favorite buildings, architects, their characters and more. Meet the cast.
The Monster Builder Podcast
PODCAST: The Monster Builder Director Art Manke
Director Art Manke and playwright Amy Freed have been friends and collaborators since graduate school. In this conversation, he talks about what clicks for them and directing The Monster Builder.

​​2017 Pacific Playwrights Festival

PPF Podcast
PODCAST: Pacific Playwrights Festival 20
What's in a number? This year, the Pacific Playwrights Festival turns 20. Look at PPF beginnings and the current festival with co-directors John Glore and Kimberly Colburn.
Donald Margulies
STORY: The Life and (SCR) Times of Playwright Donald Margulies
In a wide-ranging conversation on the eve of PPF, Margulies talked about influences in his life, his writing process and more.
Lauren Yee
STORY: Seven Questions with Lauren Yee
Playwright Lauren Yee talks writing in coffee shops, doing research in Orange County and her new play, Cambodian Rock Band.
Tearrance Chisholm
STORY: Six Questions With Playwright Tearrance Arvelle Chisholm
Playwright Tearrance Arvelle Chisholm talks about his favorite place to write—which is where he wrote Anacostia Street Lions for PPF.

Yoga Play

Yoga Play Inerview
VIDEO: Playwright Dipika Guha talks about Yoga Play 
Yoga Play is a sharp, new comedy inspired by Guha's experiences in Orange County. In this video, Guha and director Crispin Whittell talk about yoga, finding authenticity and comedy.
Comedy in the Quest for Meaning and Happiness
STORY: Yoga Play—Comedy in the Quest for Meaning and Happiness
Dramaturg John Glore explores the play’s story, the inspiration, development and some lessons in Dipika Guha’s Yoga Play.
Dipika Guha
STORY: Yoga Play’s Dipika Guha on Her Writing Space and More
Meet Yoga Play’s Dipika Guha. Find out how Cats had a role in her path to becoming a playwright.
Meet the Cast of Yoga Play
STORY: Strike a Pose: Meet the Cast of Yoga Play
The cast for Yoga Play talk about their work, favorite yoga pose and more.

​A Doll's House, Part 2

Excerpts from A Doll's House, Part 2
VIDEO: Excerpts from A Doll’s House, Part 2 by Lucas Hnath
Fifteen years have passed since Nora closed the door on her family. Now she's back. But why? Watch scenes from A Doll's House, Part 2.
A Doll's House, Part 2 First Night
STORY/SLIDESHOW: A Knock on the Door Receives a Thunderous Response
A knock on the door; a standing ovation. Look back at Opening Night for A Doll’s House, Part 2.
Building Nora's Dress
STORY: The Lady in Red: Building Nora’s Dress
The red dress Nora wears in A Doll’s House, Part 2 symbolizes confidence and vitality. Learn about how this powerful costume was designed and created.
A Doll's House, Part 2 Director Shelley Butler
PODCAST: A Doll’s House, Part 2 Director Shelley Butler
Shelley Butler thinks of A Doll’s House, Part 2, like a boxing match. She’s directing the world premiere of Lucas Hnath’s play and says the five scenes are like five rounds, as the characters champion their views.
Adaptations of A Doll's House
STORY: From Joan Crawford to Ben Kingsley—Adaptations of A Doll’s House
Nora’s shocking decision in Ibsen’s A Doll’s House—to leave her home and family—inspired numerous adaptations in film, television and radio. Check out some of them.
Lucas Hnath
STORY: Modern Love
Set in late 19th-century Norway, Hnath uses contemporary language in this look at modern marriage and relationships in A Doll's House, Part 2. Dig deeper into the story.
Meet the Cast of A Doll's House, Part 2
STORY: Role Call: Meet the Cast of A Doll's House, Part 2
The world premiere of A Doll’s House, Part 2 features all SCR veterans. Meet the cast.
A Doll's House, Part 2 Program
PDF: Peek into the Program for A Doll's House, Part 2
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for ​A Doll's House, Part 2.

​The Siegel

Scenes from The Siegel
VIDEO: Excerpts from The Siegel
Can Ethan Siegel get back the love that got away? Watch scenes from The Siegel.
Five Questions with Ben Feldman
STORY: Five Questions with Ben Feldman
Known for his TV roles in NBC’s “Superstore” and “Mad Men,” Ben Feldman returns to theatre roots in The Siegel. He answers our five questions.
The Siegel Set
STORY: A Donut, Watercolors Form Basis for The Siegel Set
There’s a smorgasbord of options in life and love—and The Siegel covers them in surprising ways. Read now.
First Night of the Siegel
STORY/SLIDESHOW: The Siegel Brings Huge Laughs, Thunderous Applause
Opening Night for The Siegel had audiences instantly on their feet with thunderous applause. Look back at the evening.
Love in the Time of Twitter
STORY: Love in the Time of Twitter
There’s a smorgasbord of options in life and love—and The Siegel covers them in surprising ways. Read now.
Michael Mitnick Podcast
PODCAST: The Siegel Playwright Michael Mitnick
Michael Mitnick feigned surprise when he learned about the other play, The Seagull, from Literary Associate Kat Zukaitis. Listen to their wide-ranging conversation about the world premiere of his play, The Siegel.
Role Call: The Siegel
STORY: Role Call: Meet the Cast of The Siegel
The world premiere of The Siegel features a mix of SCR veterans and debut performances. Meet the cast.
Siegel Photo Shoot
VIDEO: The Siegel Photoshoot - Behind the Scenes
Get a quick peek at the photo shoot for The Siegel. Watch now.
Casey Stangl
STORY: A Director as Puzzle-Solver
Director Casey Stangl loves the challenge of jigsaw puzzles. That’s how she sees the many elements when she directs a new play, like The Siegel. Read more about Stangl.
Program for The Siegel
PDF: Peek into the Program for The Siegel
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for ​The Siegel.

​Orange

Orange First Night
STORY/SLIDESHOW: A Wild Ride Through the O.C. in Search of the Perfect Orange
An instant standing ovation greeted the cast of Orange on First Night. Find out more about the show’s opening.
Scenes from Orange
VIDEO: Excerpts from Orange by Aditi Brennan Kapil
Watch excerpts from the ​West ​Coast premiere of Orange by Aditi Brennan Kapil. Watch the video.
A Way without Words
STORY: A Way without Words
Dramaturg Kimberly Colburn talks about the wild ride through Orange County that inspired the play, Orange.
Orange Teaser
VIDEO: Orange by Aditi Brennan Kapil
A lot can happen in one night in Orange County, California. Go on an adventure with Leela in Aditi Brennan Kapil’s Orange. Watch the teaser video.
Playwright Podcast
PODCAST: Playwright Aditi Brennan Kapil
Playwright Aditi Brennan Kapil talks with Literary Director Kimberly Colburn about Orange, her wild ride through Orange County and other topics.
Orange Program
PDF: Peek into the Program for Orange
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for ​Orange.
Illustrating a Travel Adventure
STORY: Illustrating a Travel Adventure: Orange
Leela draws life’s adventures in a journal. For the audience watching the play Orange, projections are the way to see the world through her eyes. Read more about the play’s design elements.
The Cast of Orange
STORY: Role Call: Meet the Cast of Orange
Three actors make their SCR debuts in Orange—and all, like the playwright, have connections to India. Meet the cast.

​Flora & Ulysses

Casey Stangl on Flora & Ulysses
VIDEO: Director Talks about Flora & Ulysses
Flora & Ulysses director Casey Stangl dishes on the show’s fun and themes. Watch the video.
Flora & Ulysses Slideshow
VIDEO: Flora & Ulysses Slideshow
See photos from Flora & Ulysses in this slideshow. Watch now.
Who's Who in Flora
STORY: Who’s Who in Flora & Ulysses
From a cynical little girl to a superhero squirrel, the world of Flora & Ulysses is populated with some of the most colorful characters. Meet the cast of characters.
Everyday Superheroes
STORY: Who’s Who in Flora & Ulysses
Flora is 10 and a cynic; Ulysses is a squirrel who has superpowers. Their comic adventures help Flora make sense of the world around her. Read more.
Flora & Ulysses Study Guide
PDF: Flora & Ulysses Study Guide
Ten-year-old Flora calls herself a cynic … until she meets an amazing squirrel who flies and writes poetry. Get insights into Flora & Ulyssess in this study guide.
Flora & Ulysses Program
PDF: Peek into the Program for Flora & Ulysses
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for Flora & Ulysses.
John Glore
STORY: An Interview with Playwright John Glore
Playwright John Glore feels like a kid himself; that may be why he enjoys writing for young audiences. Read an interview with him.
Kate DiCamillo
STORY: An Interview with Author Kate DiCamillo
How a squirrel on the doorstep inspired Flora & Ulysses. Read the interview with playwright Kate DiCamillo.

​Moby Dick

Moby Dick First Night
STORY/SLIDESHOW: Audience Sets Sail for Adventure as Moby Dick Opens
First Nighters had the chance to go down to the sea in The Pequod—for the west coast premiere of Lookingglass Theatre Company’s Moby Dick.
Moby Dick Podcast
PODCAST: The SCR Podcast with Moby Dick's David Catlin
How a college night fueled by caffeine and exhaustion led Lookingglass Theatre Company’s David Catlin to see Moby Dick in a whole new light.
Audience Reactions to Moby Dick
VIDEO: Audiences Get Caught Up With Moby Dick
SCR audiences are loving Lookingglass Theatre Company’s production of Moby Dick, Watch their reactions in this video.
Caution: Actors Overhead
STORY: Caution: Actors Overhead
The Moby Dick set is filled with ropes, pulleys and other devices to help the actors sail—literally—hang, twirl, swing, swoop and more. Rigging Designer Isaac Schoepp makes all that happen.
Whale of a Tale
STORY: Whale of a Tale
The set design for Moby Dick hints at both a ship and a whale; aerial acrobatics help transport the audience to sea. Find out how the novel’s stage adaptation is like nothing you’ve seen before.
The Characters of Moby Dick
STORY: Lookingglass Theatre Company’s Moby Dick at SCR
This is a totally different way to experience Herman Melville’s Moby Dick—in a stunning, highly theatrical and high-flying adaptation.
Moby Dick Tease
VIDEO: Lookingglass Theatre Company’s Moby Dick at SCR
This is a totally different way to experience Herman Melville’s Moby Dick—in a stunning, highly theatrical and high-flying adaptation.
Moby Dick Program
PDF: Peek into the Program for Moby Dick
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for Moby Dick.
Moby Dick
STORY: From Barrymore to Led Zeppelin—Moby Dick-inspired Art
From a 1926 silent movie to the Gregory Peck classic and a Led Zeppelin song—Moby Dick has inspired many artists. Check out some whale-inspired works.
Moby Dick Comes to South Coast Repertory
VIDEO: Moby Dick Comes to South Coast Repertory
The power—and the poetry—of Hermann Melville’s colossal novel is transformed into a theatrical masterwork—adapted for the stage by David Catlin in a stunning production by Chicago’s renowned Lookingglass Theatre Company.
Moby Dick: Behind the Scenes
VIDEO: Moby Dick: Behind the Scenes with Actor's Gymnasium
Ships at sea—there’s rigging, masts and the ocean. How do those elements—along with one of the world’s most classic novels, Moby Dick—work together onstage?

The Roommate

First Night of The Roommate
STORY: Life at a Crossroads
Cheers greeted two-actor cast for The Roommate on opening night. See the photos and read about it.
Excerpts Video from The Roommate
VIDEO: Excerpts from The Roommate
The Roommate by Jen Silverman is a funny and dark comedy about Sharon and Robyn, 50-somethings, who find it’s never too late to shake things up—for better or worse. Watch excerpts.
The Roommate Dramaturgy
STORY: Life at a Crossroads
Sharon and Robyn are at a crossroads when we meet them in Jen Silverman’s The Roommate. Dramaturg Kimberly Colburn writes about what drives the characters and how Silverman developed them.
Role Call
STORY: Role Call: Meet the Cast
Jen Silverman’s The Roommate is a funny, dark comedy, telling the story of two women at a crossroads. Here’s a bit about each actor—Tessa Auberjonois and Linda Gehringer—including their most treasured roommate and SCR recollections.
The Roommate Teaser
VIDEO: Meet the Cast of The Roommate
SCR veterans Tessa Auberjonois and Linda Gehringer step into Jen Silverman’s funny, dark comedy, The Roommate. Meet the cast and the characters they play.
The Roommate Program
PDF: Peek into the Program for The Roommate
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for The Roommate.

A Christmas Carol

Holiday Wishes for the Kids of A Christmas Carol
VIDEO: Holiday Wishes from the Kids of A Christmas Carol
Our Theatre Conservatory students in Christmas Carol cast share what they love about the show—and send out holiday greetings.
The Spirits of A Christmas Carol
STORY: Bringing the Spirits of Christmas to Life
Ebenezer Scrooge is visited by three ghosts—or spirits—in A Christmas Carol. Learn more about the Spirits of Christmas Past, Present and Yet-to-Come.
The Cratchit Family
STORY: The Cratchit Family of A Christmas Carol
At the heart of SCR's annual production is the Cratchit family. Every year eight new Theatre Conservatory students alternate in the children's roles. Meet this season's young Cratchits.
Child Actors on A Christmas Carol
VIDEO: The Cratchit Family of A Christmas Carol is Great "Classroom" for SCR Theatre Conservatory Students
The annual production of A Christmas Carol is a classroom experience beyond compare for 16 SCR Theatre Conservatory students.
Scrooge Inspires Adaptations
STORY: Scrooge Inspires Many Adaptations
We’re partial to SCR’s A Christmas Carol—but there are other adaptations. Check them out.
Christmas Carol Program
PDF: Peek into the Program for A Christmas Carol
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for A Christmas Carol.
37 Years of A Christmas Carol
STORY: 37 Years of A Christmas Carol and They Keep Coming Back
Did you know that over the past 36 years, A Christmas Carol has had more than 1,000 performances? Learn more fun facts about this holiday classic.

​Mr. Popper's Penguins

Mr. Popper's Penguins Slideshow
VIDEO: Twelve Penguins Delight in Mr. Popper’s Penguins
12 penguins dancing… They’re part of the delightful musical, Mr. Popper’s Penguins. See photos from the show.
Kids React to Mr. Popper's Penguins
VIDEO: Kids Love Mr. Popper's Penguins
Kids LOVE the penguins in Mr. Popper’s Penguins—as well as other parts of the musical. Get the lowdown from young audience members.
Mr. Popper's Penguins
STORY: The Poppers and the Penguins: A Perfect Team
Teamwork by husband-and-wife writers Richard and Florence Atwater resulted in the popular book, Mr. Popper’s Penguins—a classic story for generations. Find out more about the Atwaters and Mr. Popper.
Mr. Popper's Penguins Program
PDF: Peek into the Program for Mr. Popper's Penguins
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for ​​Mr. Popper's Penguins.
Twenty-Four Puppets in the Wings
STORY: Twenty-Four Puppets in the Wings for "Mr. Popper’s Penguins"
The puppets in Mr. Popper’s Penguins—two-dozen of them—come from the creative mind of designer Sean T. Cawelti, who was first drawn to the art form as a child.
Mr. Popper's Penguins
STORY: The Penguin(s) That Changed Lives
Generations have loved the story of Mr. Popper’s Penguins. Need a refresher on it? Read it here.
Mr. Popper's Penguins Study Guide
PDF: Mr. Popper's Penguins Study Guide
From one to two to 12—Mr. and Mrs. Popper have their hands full with delightful and talented penguins! Get insights into Mr. Popper’s Penguins in this study guide.

Destiny of Desire

Excerpts from Destiny of Desire
VIDEO: Excerpts from Destiny of Desire
A sneak peek at scenes from Destiny of Desire. Watch the video.
Rosino Serrano
STORY: Behind the Music: Destiny of Desire
The music in Destiny of Desire’s use rhythms like the mambo and tango to help tell the play’s story. Find out how about music storytelling from composer Rosino Serrano.
Destiny of Desire Audience Reaction
VIDEO: Audiences React to Destiny of Desire
Audiences are falling in love with forbidden love, revenge, infidelity and burning passion in Karen Zacarias’ play, Destiny of Desire.
Destiny of Desire First Night
STORY/SLIDESHOW: Telenovela-inspired Destiny of Desire Opens on the Segerstrom Stage
The opening night audience succumbed to the charms of Destiny of Desire on opening night. Relive that evening.
Playing with Destiny
STORY: Playwright and Director Talk About Destiny of Desire
Love, jealousy, dark secrets, hidden identities and shocking surprises at every turn. That describes both telenovelas and Karen Zacarias’ play, Destiny of Desire.
Destiny of Desire in 60 seconds
VIDEO: Destiny of Desire in 60 seconds
Get the story set-up for Destiny of Desire from playwright Karen Zacarias.
Destiny of Desire Program
PDF: Peek in to the program for Destiny of Desire
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for ​Destiny of Desire.
Jose Luis Valenzuela and Karen Zacarias Talk Destiny
VIDEO: Playwright and Director Talk About Destiny of Desire
Destiny of Desire is fast-paced comedy inspired by popular telenovelas, forbidden love, revenge, infidelity and burning passion abound. In this video, the playwright and director talk about the show.

District Merchants

District Merchants First Nights
STORY: SCR’s Julianne Argyros Stage Opens with District Merchants
A rousing standing ovation marked the First Night performance of Aaron Posner’s District Merchants. Read about it and see photos from the Cast Party.
Scenes from District Merchants
VIDEO: Excerpts from District Merchants
Aaron Posner is known for his inventive adaptations of Shakespeare plays. His latest, District Merchants, is inspired by The Merchant of Venice, but sets the story in post-Civil War America. Watch excerpts.
A Reconstruction-Era Remix
STORY: District Merchants: A Reconstruction-Era Remix
Two merchants in the nation's capital work to make a better future after the Civil War. Find out more about these District Merchants.
District Merchants in 60 Seconds
VIDEO: District Merchants in 60 Seconds
Need some help navigating who’s who and what’s what in District Merchants? Kat Zukaitis sets up the story in this video.
Michael Michetti on District Merchants
PODCAST: Director Michael Michetti Talks District Merchants
Director Michael Michetti talks about Aaron Posner and District Merchants in the SCR Podcast.
District Merchants Program
PDF: Peek in to the program for District Merchants
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for District Merchants.
Drawn to Shylock
STORY: Drawn to Shylock
Shakespeare’s character of Shylock—The Merchant of Venice—is the lead character in Aaron Posner’s District Merchants. Shylock is complex and contradictory, qualities that draw actors to the role. Meet some of them.
Meet the Cast of District Merchants
STORY: Role Call—Meet the Cast of District Merchants
Eight new and returning actors are featured in Aaron’s Posner’s new District Merchants. Meet them.
Popular Media Inspired by Shakespeare
STORY: Popular Media Inspired by Shakespeare
Aaron Posner adapted Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice into a brand new play, District Merchants. What are some other of the Bard’s works that have been adapted? Read about them.
A Masterful Playwright Reconstructs Shakespeare
STORY: A Masterful Playwright Reconstructs Shakespeare
Shakespeare’s plays have long-fascinated playwright Aaron Posner. But, The Merchant of Venice both pushed Posner away and drew him in. Find out how he reconstructs Shakespeare.

​All the Way

Prosthetic for All the Way
STORY: Creating the Face of LBJ
What does it take for Hugo Armstrong to become LBJ in All the Way? The work of Kevin Haney.
Audiences React to All the Way
STORY: The Power in Audiences love SCR’s production of All the Way
“​This is an incredible production!” That’s what audience members are saying about ​All the Way. Watch for more audience reactions.
First Night for All the Way
STORY/SLIDESHOW: SCR’s 53rd Season Opens With “Jaw-Dropping Political Drama”
A red-white-and-blue-themed Cast Party marked First Night’s opening for All the Way. Find out more.
Bo Foxworth and Hal Landon Jr.
STORY: The Power in All the Way On Stage
Stage or screen? Which is the best way to experience All the Way? Two actors talk about both mediums.
The Art of Compromise
STORY: The Art of Compromise
All the Way follows the path that Lyndon B. Johnson took to pass the Civil Rights Act. Read about his art of compromise.
All the Way Program
PDF: Peek in to the program for All the Way
Learn more about the production, cast & creative team by downloading ​the program for All the Way.
Key Figures in All the Way
VIDEO: Who's Who in All the Way
Fictional people mingle with historical characters in All the Way to tell the story of Lyndon B. Johnson’s first year as president. Meet the key figures and the actors playing them.
All the Way in 60 Seconds
VIDEO: All the Way: The Story in 60 Seconds
Dramaturg Andy Knight sets up the story for All the Way in this video. Watch now.
Directors Notes
PODCAST: Masterson ​Talks All the Way
When Artistic Director Marc Masterson grew up​, LBJ​ was president. He revisits that era when he directs All the Way. ​He says he connected with the play, for theatrical, intellectual and personal reasons.

Adult Acting and Playwriting Classes

Teacher Richard Soto speaks with students
STORY: Richard Soto and the Art of Teaching
Acting classes are fun for kids, teens and adults. But instructor Richard Soto also has couples in his class—who bring something special.
Playwriting Class
STORY: Working Toward the Write Stuff
Want to give playwriting a try? “Why not?!” laughs instructor Kristina Leach. “If you're human, you have at least one story to tell​.” Read more about Leach, the playwriting class and other classes for spring session at SCR.

​Kids and Teen Acting Classes

SCR Alum Rachel Charny
STORY: From SCR to the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts
Conservatory alumna Rachel Charny is now at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. She gives high props to SCR.
Sara Guerrero with acting students
STORY: Acting Classes: Where Young People Shine
Students learn more than the art of acting in SCR’s Conservatory; the classes also help build confidence, find creativity and shine.
Kristian Leach with acting students
STORY: Finding the “Aha!” Moments and Growth Through Acting Class
Acting teachers love the “aha” moments that come when things click for their students. Find out why from two SCR teachers who are returning to the kids and teens program.
Gillian Gonzalez
STORY: Graduating Seniors Ready to Take Next Step
Meet Gillian Gonzalez, one of the graduating seniors among South Coast Repertory’s most advanced teen students this season.
Graduating Seniors Take the Next Step
STORY: Graduating Seniors Ready to Take the Next Step
Meet Katherine Parrish, one of the graduating seniors among South Coast Repertory’s most advanced teen students this season.
Jamie Ostmann
STORY: Graduating Seniors Ready to Take Next Step
Meet one of the five graduating seniors included among South Coast Repertory’s most advanced teen students this season.
Kelsey Bray
STORY: Graduating Seniors Ready to Take Next Step
Meet Kelsey Bray, one of the graduating seniors among South Coast Repertory’s most advanced teen students this season.

View multimedia from previous seasons here.


Top photo: Virginia Vale and Arye Gross in the 2016 world premiere of  Future Thinking by Eliza Clark. Photo by Debora Robinson.