Play by DAVID IVES Directed by ZACH BALDWIN Produced by BRANDON FLEISCHER Playwright Thomas Novachek is at a loss. There are simply no actresses talented enough to play his leading lady. Then in walks Vanda, a mysterious siren with the uncanny ability to inhabit his character. All bets are off when the audition quickly escalatesContinue reading “FTC Presents…VENUS IN FUR”


Play by MICHAEL CRISTOFER Directed by MIRA TAICHMAN Produced by JESSICA SCHWARZ The Shadow Box follows three terminal cancer patients who dwell in separate cottages on a hospital’s grounds, attended by family and close friends as they await the end. In this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning work dealing with the challenges of impendingContinue reading “FTC Presents… THE SHADOW BOX”

Letters from Backstage: Jessica Schwarz

Hello from Load-In!!! I’m Jessica, the proud producer of FTC’s The Shadow Box! Our day started bright and early (but we did get a bonus hour of sleep!). We headed to the PAC shop to eat our quick breakfast of bagels, coffee, and orange juice (and a few cupcakes too…). Our first task was toContinue reading “Letters from Backstage: Jessica Schwarz”

Letters from Backstage: Haley Mankin

We are so excited to be working on our fall show, The Shadow Box! To celebrate, we’re kicking off a new series of posts to give you a sneak peek into our weird and wonderful world of theatre. First up, Haley Mankin, our freshman props designer! Hi there! I’m Haley Mankin, your friendly Front RowContinue reading “Letters from Backstage: Haley Mankin”

Propose to Direct for Front Row!

Interested in directing? Got a thing for socially relevant theatre? Want to be best friends with Front Row Board? Here’s your chance! Propose a show to direct for our NSO, Fall, Winter, or Spring shows in the 2014-2015 season! Submit the script and a written proposal discussing your vision of the production, why it is appropriateContinue reading “Propose to Direct for Front Row!”

Rabbit Hole Chat: Meg MacInnes

Meg is a junior in the College and the Director for FTC’s upcoming production of “Rabbit Hole”! FTC: What is the best thing directing Rabbit Hole has taught you? MM: I think the show itself has taught me that we all grieve differently and there’s no right way to deal with the difficult parts ofContinue reading “Rabbit Hole Chat: Meg MacInnes”


Written by DAVID LINDSAY-ABAIRE Directed by MEG MACINNES Produced by DANA FLOBERG Becca and Howie Corbett have everything a family could want, until a life-shattering accident turns their world upside down and leaves the couple drifting perilously apart. A Pulitzer Prize winner for Drama, Rabbit Hole charts their bittersweet search for comfort in the darkestContinue reading “FTC Presents…RABBIT HOLE”

Rabbit Hole Chat: Carson House

Carson is a sophomore in Mechanical Engineering and set designer for FTC’s upcoming production of “Rabbit Hole”! FTC: What is the job of the set designer? CH: Not to be overly sassy, but the set designer designs the set. The name says it all. FTC: What was your biggest inspiration for the Rabbit Hole set?Continue reading “Rabbit Hole Chat: Carson House”

Rabbit Hole Chat: Jordan Miller

Jordan is a freshman in the College and a brand-new member of Front Row board! He’s also the Props Designer for FTC’s upcoming production of “Rabbit Hole”! FTC: What is the job of the props designer? JM: I’m in charge of collecting all of the props that we’ll need for the production. It could beContinue reading “Rabbit Hole Chat: Jordan Miller”

Front Row Board 2014-2015!

We are proud to announce Front Row Theatre Co.’s board for the 2014-2015 school year! Chair – Dana Floberg Vice Chair – Brandon Fleischer Secretary – Jordan Miller Treasurer – Carson House Community Liaison – Greg Olberding Technical Director – Adrienne Bell-Koch Digital Directors – Jessica Schwarz & Sam Wapner Social Chair – Amanda ShurContinue reading “Front Row Board 2014-2015!”