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Diana Burbano
Actor, Teacher, Playwright: The Many Roles of Diana Burbano
Burbano is a familiar face around SCR, as the actor and playwright is also a Conservatory instructor. As an actor, she’s appearing in American Mariachi. In our Q&A, she shares her thoughts why it’s an important play.
Oz Kids
Four Questions for Two “Wizard of Oz” Ensemble Members
We caught up with Wizard of Oz actors Preston Veravanich and Caitlyn Yu to give us the scoop on what they love about being a part of this ​Summer Players production.
Dessert Tasting
Great Taste – Menu Planning for the 2019 “Play Your Part” Gala
Work on SCR’s 2019 Gala (“Play Your Part”, Sept. 7) is well underway, and the Gala’s Cuisine Committee has one of the most important tasks—menu planning. We get the dish on what goes into selecting the delicious culinary options.
stage with theatre lights
The 2019-20 Teams Who Create the Worlds for Our Plays
The season is off to an auspicious start, as Artistic Director David Ivers and Managing Director Paula Tomei announced the 13 creative dream teams for the upcoming season. Learn who they are.
Two Witches
Double Trouble – Two Actors Tackle the Role of the Wicked Witch of the West
With the role of Miss Gulch/Wicked Witch of the West double cast in the Summer Players’ production of The Wizard of Oz actors Olivia Drury and Ella Webb are having double the fun this summer.
Jalisco Mariachi
History of Mariachi
The mariachi style of music dates back to at least the 18th century, where it evolved over time in Western Mexico. Learn more about mariachi history and the regions where groups performed.
Digital Brochure Cover
SCR's 2019-20 Digital Brochure
​See what SCR's 2019-20 Season has in store in this beautiful PDF version of our brochure.
Graduating Seniors
Graduating Seniors Take Final Bow in The Wizard of Oz
SCR’s Theatre Conservatory has four seniors appearing in The Wizard of Oz. These talented performers are among ​SCR's most advanced students and they will all be taking the stage one final time ​this summer.
Gonzalez, Ivers, Acebo and Flores
VIDEO: David Ivers Chats with the ​American Mariachi Team
It's day 2 of ​American Mariachi auditions and we caught up with playwright José Cruz González, director Christopher Acebo and music director Cynthia Flores to get some inside scoop on the show.
Little Ruby Slippers
Becoming "Dorothy"
Lauren Dong will play Dorothy in the Summer Players’ production of The Wizard of Oz. In this blog article, she and her mom, Alyssa, talk about the path to this iconic role.