Jun 062017

“The Artistic Direction Committee” for Essex Community Players is now accepting proposals for shows for the 2018-2019 season. Submit your show proposal before Oct 1 using our Show Proposal Form, so that all the committee members have time to read all the plays. Please click on the header of this post to activate the link to the form. For additional information please contact bfjaffe@gmail.com. If you would like to be considered as a costumer, sound/lighting technician or set designer, Please submit your contact information and preferred role to the same email address.

Aug 102017

Essex Community Players is pleased to announce the cast for our fall 2017 production of “Dracula” Originally dramatized by John L. Balderston & Hamilton Deane from Bram Stoker’s world-famous novel, Dracula. As adapted by William McNulty. Dracula – Just about everybody has heard the story, and has a reaction to it.  It’s a delicious mingling of horror and the supernatural.  For our production, the audience will be dislodged from the familiar here and now, transported seamlessly from one mysterious location to another, and drawn into a world filled with combat, magic, screams, with, of course, lots of blood. In the very end, the audience […]

Jul 162017

Essex Community Players is proud to present Dracula in October 2017. This iconic work by Bram Stoker was adapted to stage by William McNulty in 2007 and promises all the gothic horror fun you could want. Director Cheri Gagnon and her technical team have developed an exciting and cutting edge tech package to support the actors in their pursuit of blood, screams, dark humor, and the fight of good against evil. This is a physically demanding show; come dressed for movement and fun! Additional information (UPDATED) can be linked after the jump – Audition Information

Jul 162017

The Board of Directors of Essex Community Players is proud to announce our 2017-2018 season! Dracula October 13 – 28, 2017 It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play December 1 – 10, 2017 Doubt February 22 – March 4, 2018 The Man Who Came to Dinner May 5 – 13, 2018 Keep an eye on the Essex Community Players Facebook page and/or essexplayers.com for announcements about audition and performance dates.

May 312017

All active members of Essex Community Players (ECP) are hereby warned to meet on Friday, June 16, 2017 from 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM at Essex Memorial Hall, Essex Center, Vermont to transact the following business:

May 032017
ECP's Production of Pygmalion Opens on May 4th

George Bernard Shaw’s classic comedy, Pygmalion opens Thursday, May 4th and runs through Sunday, May 14th. Show times are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings at 7:30 and Sunday matinees at 2:00. Performances will be presented in Essex Memorial Hall at 5 Tower Road in Essex. Tickets are $16 for children and seniors, and $18 for adults.