Nov 062015

Essex Community Players present ” HOLIDAY PRESENTS ” a fun filled family show that celebrates, with comedy and music, the holiday season. The story takes you along with the family members, big and small, as they prepare for the big day. But not just the family, you will also get to see the magical world of the presents that wait excitedly for the most wonderful day of the year. They will remind us through their musical journey the importance of family and friends during this festive season.

Sep 232015

The Membership of Essex Community Players elected the following individuals to the Board of Directors at our Annual Meeting on June 19, 2015: Carol Mahany, Josh McDonald, Lauren Patterson, Nan Murat, Peggy Bonesteel, and Steve Moore. They will join existing members Billie Hall, Don MacKechnie, Donna Boisselle and Frank Weston.

Jul 072015

Essex Community Players will be holding open auditions for its fall production, Blithe Spirit, to be presented October 15 – 18 and 22 – 25. Auditions are Friday, July 17 and Saturday, July 18 at 7 pm, at the Essex Center United Methodist Church, 119 Center Road in Essex.   Well-to-do novelist, socialite, and widower Charles Condomine wants nothing more than to begin his new novel and enjoy a quiet, relaxed life with his new wife Ruth. After twelve years he is ready to put to rest the memory of his dear, departed Elvira. But his first wife is not [...]

Jun 092015

All active members of Essex Community Players (ECP) are hereby warned (official warning) to meet on Friday, June 19, 2015 from 6:00PM-8:30PM at Essex Memorial Hall, Essex Center, Vermont to transact the following business: EAT!!! – Please bring a dish to share. Beverages, Burgers, Veggie Burgers, and Hotdogs are provided. Review the Past Season Elect Members to the Board of Directors Preview the 2015 – 2016 Season !!!   Please visit our Facebook page and click on the Annual Meeting Event to indicate your attendance (and so that we have enough food to go around).

May 102015
The Tempest Opens Friday

The Tempest Opens Friday:         Meet the players                              Performances:  Fridays and Saturdays (May 15-16 & 22-23) at 7:00PM Matinees Saturdays and Sundays (May 16-17 & 23-24) at 1:00PM Location:  Essex Memorial Hall in Essex Center (intersection of Rt 15 & 128 & Towers Rd). Ticket Prices:  Adults $16 Children (12 & under) $14 Seniors (55 and over) $14 Essex Residents on Sunday May 17 $12 (on line purchase not available) Purchase Options:  Online via the “tickets” tab (service charge applies) Mail Order:  Download and print a ticket order form from the “tickets” tab: Box Office:  The Memorial Hall Box [...]

Apr 232015
Our Upcoming Production of Shakespeare's "The Tempest"

“… this is an ambitious undertaking”, says director Cheri Gagnon, “a huge cast, an entwined multithreaded storyline, a shipwreck set on a remote island complete with magic, weaponry and period costumes, but hey, it’s Shakespeare. The cast and crew are bringing my vision to life. It’s exciting!” Come and join us on a wonderful journey with the BARD on the isolated island of Shakespeare’s The Tempest. Click on the poster image for more information about The Tempest as well as production dates/times and box office hours. GET YOUR TICKETS TODAY BEFORE WE SELL OUT.