With HAIR running on the Wilson Stage and the Fringe Festival on the Fielding Stage, Geva's Rehearsal Hall is being prepped for the beginning of THURGOOD rehearsals, which start next week. This play, written by George Stevens, Jr., is a tour de force for one actor, as the audience engages directly with former Supreme Court justice Thurgood Marshall. And before we dive into rehearsals, we'd like to introduce you to the team bringing Marshall to life onstage.
Welcome to “Original Rock Legends!” To celebrate Geva’s final show this season, the hit musical Million Dollar Quartet directed by Hunter Foster, I’m taking you through a musical journey, uncovering the history behind the songs featured in Million Dollar Quartet. Each week for the next five weeks, I’ll feature a different artist in the “quartet:” … Continue reading “Original Rock Legends” Series Kick-Off
Last Saturday, May 6th, Geva’s Literary Department hosted the annual Young Writers Showcase on the Fielding Stage. This year’s event featured six student playwrights, all selected from an open submission pool of local students. The competition, produced by Geva’s New Plays Coordinator, Jean Gordon Ryon, is open to Rochester writers ages 13-18, and the winners … Continue reading The Next Great Rochesterian Playwrights at Young Writers Showcase 2017