Cinderella
Dec
6
7:00 PM19:00

Cinderella

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Cinderella! This classic fairy tale is the story of a young woman who lives a life of servitude and dreams of a better life - and finally gets her chance with the help of her Fairy Godmother. Directed by Paul Davis, this production reimagines Cinderella through the eyes of a child and presents a fresh take on the story’s themes and imagery.

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Cinderella
Dec
7
7:00 PM19:00

Cinderella

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Cinderella! This classic fairy tale is the story of a young woman who lives a life of servitude and dreams of a better life - and finally gets her chance with the help of her Fairy Godmother. Directed by Paul Davis, this production reimagines Cinderella through the eyes of a child and presents a fresh take on the story’s themes and imagery.

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Cinderella
Dec
8
2:00 PM14:00

Cinderella

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Cinderella! This classic fairy tale is the story of a young woman who lives a life of servitude and dreams of a better life - and finally gets her chance with the help of her Fairy Godmother. Directed by Paul Davis, this production reimagines Cinderella through the eyes of a child and presents a fresh take on the story’s themes and imagery.

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Cinderella
Dec
13
7:00 PM19:00

Cinderella

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Cinderella! This classic fairy tale is the story of a young woman who lives a life of servitude and dreams of a better life - and finally gets her chance with the help of her Fairy Godmother. Directed by Paul Davis, this production reimagines Cinderella through the eyes of a child and presents a fresh take on the story’s themes and imagery.

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Cinderella
Dec
14
7:00 PM19:00

Cinderella

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Cinderella! This classic fairy tale is the story of a young woman who lives a life of servitude and dreams of a better life - and finally gets her chance with the help of her Fairy Godmother. Directed by Paul Davis, this production reimagines Cinderella through the eyes of a child and presents a fresh take on the story’s themes and imagery.

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Cinderella
Dec
15
2:00 PM14:00

Cinderella

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Cinderella! This classic fairy tale is the story of a young woman who lives a life of servitude and dreams of a better life - and finally gets her chance with the help of her Fairy Godmother. Directed by Paul Davis, this production reimagines Cinderella through the eyes of a child and presents a fresh take on the story’s themes and imagery.

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Cinderella
Dec
20
7:00 PM19:00

Cinderella

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Cinderella! This classic fairy tale is the story of a young woman who lives a life of servitude and dreams of a better life - and finally gets her chance with the help of her Fairy Godmother. Directed by Paul Davis, this production reimagines Cinderella through the eyes of a child and presents a fresh take on the story’s themes and imagery.

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Cinderella
Dec
21
7:00 PM19:00

Cinderella

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Cinderella! This classic fairy tale is the story of a young woman who lives a life of servitude and dreams of a better life - and finally gets her chance with the help of her Fairy Godmother. Directed by Paul Davis, this production reimagines Cinderella through the eyes of a child and presents a fresh take on the story’s themes and imagery.

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Cinderella
Dec
22
2:00 PM14:00

Cinderella

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Cinderella! This classic fairy tale is the story of a young woman who lives a life of servitude and dreams of a better life - and finally gets her chance with the help of her Fairy Godmother. Directed by Paul Davis, this production reimagines Cinderella through the eyes of a child and presents a fresh take on the story’s themes and imagery.

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Cinderella
Dec
27
7:00 PM19:00

Cinderella

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Cinderella! This classic fairy tale is the story of a young woman who lives a life of servitude and dreams of a better life - and finally gets her chance with the help of her Fairy Godmother. Directed by Paul Davis, this production reimagines Cinderella through the eyes of a child and presents a fresh take on the story’s themes and imagery.

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Cinderella
Dec
28
7:00 PM19:00

Cinderella

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Cinderella! This classic fairy tale is the story of a young woman who lives a life of servitude and dreams of a better life - and finally gets her chance with the help of her Fairy Godmother. Directed by Paul Davis, this production reimagines Cinderella through the eyes of a child and presents a fresh take on the story’s themes and imagery.

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Cinderella
Dec
29
2:00 PM14:00

Cinderella

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Cinderella! This classic fairy tale is the story of a young woman who lives a life of servitude and dreams of a better life - and finally gets her chance with the help of her Fairy Godmother. Directed by Paul Davis, this production reimagines Cinderella through the eyes of a child and presents a fresh take on the story’s themes and imagery.

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Our Town
Oct
13
5:00 PM17:00

Our Town

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Our Town! Thornton Wilder’s beloved 1938 play follows two young neighbors, Emily Webb and George Gibbs, as they come of age and fall in love. Its unexpected and compelling conclusion invites audiences to cherish life as it is being lived, and to deeply love those around them.

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Our Town
Oct
12
5:00 PM17:00

Our Town

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Our Town! Thornton Wilder’s beloved 1938 play follows two young neighbors, Emily Webb and George Gibbs, as they come of age and fall in love. Its unexpected and compelling conclusion invites audiences to cherish life as it is being lived, and to deeply love those around them.

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Our Town
Oct
11
5:00 PM17:00

Our Town

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Our Town! Thornton Wilder’s beloved 1938 play follows two young neighbors, Emily Webb and George Gibbs, as they come of age and fall in love. Its unexpected and compelling conclusion invites audiences to cherish life as it is being lived, and to deeply love those around them.

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Next to Normal
Aug
25
2:00 PM14:00

Next to Normal

Paraphrase productions proudly presents Next to Normal! This poignant and timely rock musical, centered on a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the impact that managing her illness has on her family. The musical contends with themes of grief, depression, suicide, drug abuse, ethics in modern psychiatry, and the underbelly of suburban life.

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Next to Normal
Aug
24
8:00 PM20:00

Next to Normal

Paraphrase productions proudly presents Next to Normal! This poignant and timely rock musical, centered on a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the impact that managing her illness has on her family. The musical contends with themes of grief, depression, suicide, drug abuse, ethics in modern psychiatry, and the underbelly of suburban life.

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Next to Normal
Aug
23
8:00 PM20:00

Next to Normal

Paraphrase productions proudly presents Next to Normal! This poignant and timely rock musical, centered on a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the impact that managing her illness has on her family. The musical contends with themes of grief, depression, suicide, drug abuse, ethics in modern psychiatry, and the underbelly of suburban life.

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Next to Normal
Aug
22
8:00 PM20:00

Next to Normal

Paraphrase productions proudly presents Next to Normal! This poignant and timely rock musical, centered on a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the impact that managing her illness has on her family. The musical contends with themes of grief, depression, suicide, drug abuse, ethics in modern psychiatry, and the underbelly of suburban life.

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Next to Normal
Aug
18
2:00 PM14:00

Next to Normal

Paraphrase productions proudly presents Next to Normal! This poignant and timely rock musical, centered on a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the impact that managing her illness has on her family. The musical contends with themes of grief, depression, suicide, drug abuse, ethics in modern psychiatry, and the underbelly of suburban life.

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Next to Normal
Aug
17
8:00 PM20:00

Next to Normal

Paraphrase productions proudly presents Next to Normal! This poignant and timely rock musical, centered on a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the impact that managing her illness has on her family. The musical contends with themes of grief, depression, suicide, drug abuse, ethics in modern psychiatry, and the underbelly of suburban life.

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Next to Normal
Aug
16
8:00 PM20:00

Next to Normal

Paraphrase productions proudly presents Next to Normal! This poignant and timely rock musical, centered on a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the impact that managing her illness has on her family. The musical contends with themes of grief, depression, suicide, drug abuse, ethics in modern psychiatry, and the underbelly of suburban life.

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Next to Normal
Aug
15
8:00 PM20:00

Next to Normal

Paraphrase productions proudly presents Next to Normal! This poignant and timely rock musical, centered on a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the impact that managing her illness has on her family. The musical contends with themes of grief, depression, suicide, drug abuse, ethics in modern psychiatry, and the underbelly of suburban life.

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Next to Normal
Aug
11
2:00 PM14:00

Next to Normal

Paraphrase productions proudly presents Next to Normal! This poignant and timely rock musical, centered on a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the impact that managing her illness has on her family. The musical contends with themes of grief, depression, suicide, drug abuse, ethics in modern psychiatry, and the underbelly of suburban life.

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Next to Normal
Aug
10
8:00 PM20:00

Next to Normal

Paraphrase productions proudly presents Next to Normal! This poignant and timely rock musical, centered on a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the impact that managing her illness has on her family. The musical contends with themes of grief, depression, suicide, drug abuse, ethics in modern psychiatry, and the underbelly of suburban life.

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Next to Normal
Aug
9
8:00 PM20:00

Next to Normal

Paraphrase productions proudly presents Next to Normal! This poignant and timely rock musical, centered on a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the impact that managing her illness has on her family. The musical contends with themes of grief, depression, suicide, drug abuse, ethics in modern psychiatry, and the underbelly of suburban life.

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Next to Normal
Aug
8
8:00 PM20:00

Next to Normal

Paraphrase productions proudly presents Next to Normal! This poignant and timely rock musical, centered on a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the impact that managing her illness has on her family. The musical contends with themes of grief, depression, suicide, drug abuse, ethics in modern psychiatry, and the underbelly of suburban life.

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God of Carnage
Jul
21
2:00 PM14:00

God of Carnage

The Paraphrase Productions Emerging Artists Program proudly presents God of Carnage! This is not your average parlor room drama. When two sets of parents meet to settle a dispute between their children, their polite facade unravels and the adults become childish themselves.

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God of Carnage
Jul
20
8:00 PM20:00

God of Carnage

The Paraphrase Productions Emerging Artists Program proudly presents God of Carnage! This is not your average parlor room drama. When two sets of parents meet to settle a dispute between their children, their polite facade unravels and the adults become childish themselves.

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God of Carnage
Jul
19
8:00 PM20:00

God of Carnage

The Paraphrase Productions Emerging Artists Program proudly presents God of Carnage! This is not your average parlor room drama. When two sets of parents meet to settle a dispute between their children, their polite facade unravels and the adults become childish themselves.

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Let Me Entertain You
Jan
11
to Jan 13

Let Me Entertain You

Paraphrase Productions is excited to present Let Me Entertain You. This Broadway revue show features many familiar faces from past Paraphrase shows singing songs from Wicked, West Side Story, The Last 5 Years, Something Rotten, and more musical favorites.

January 11-13

8 pm

Paper Wing Theatre

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Dec
29
7:00 AM07:00

2019 Season Auditions

2019 SEASON MUSICAL AUDITIONS

RENT with Paper Wing Theatre Company

&

Bright Star with Forest Theater Guild

 

December 29

Vocalists and Instrumentalists

Vocalists, please prepare the following:

  • One-minute modern (post-1960) dramatic monologue

  • One folk or bluegrass song

  • One rock song

 

Instrumentalists, please prepare the following:  

  • One folk or bluegrass song (at least 32 bars of music)

INSTRUMENTS NEEDED: KEYBOARD, GUITAR, MANDOLIN, BANJO, VIOLIN/VIOLA, CELLO, UPRIGHT BASS, DRUMS, FIDDLE, PERCUSSION

*Please bring in acoustic instruments for the audition

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Nov
7
to Dec 31

MC Gives

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The Paraphrase Productions team is excited to announce our participation in the annual MC Gives! campaign! Any contributions given to Paraphrase through this campaign from November 8th to December 31st will be matched 12.17% by the Community Foundation for Monterey County.

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Emerging Artists Program Application Due
Oct
31
9:00 PM21:00

Emerging Artists Program Application Due

Paraphrase Productions is always looking for more ways to empower aspiring artists in the craft of theater. We believe that theater should never stop growing and changing and therefore we should never stop learning. We are excited to provide young artists training to become directors, producers, stage managers, and designers who will bring new ideas and inventive approaches to old techniques. The Emerging Artists Program creates a space for aspiring artists to further their craft in a hands-on environment.

The goal of the Emerging Artists Program is to train new directors, stage managers, producers, and designers to begin mastering the craft they are interested in pursuing. They will be given both creative freedom and constructive guidance as they bring their visions and ideas to fruition in a play production.

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Nice Fish
Aug
12
11:00 AM11:00

Nice Fish

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Nice Fish. From Mark Rylance and the works of prose poet Louis Jenkins is a story of seeking something that can swallow a person whole. Two old friends go ice fishing and discuss life, regret, love, and the tranquility of being in nature. According to the director, Alex Thibeau, this play encapsulates “the powerful experience of reflecting on a person’s life and the combination of humor with prose poetry that makes this play an instant classic."

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Nice Fish
Aug
11
4:30 PM16:30

Nice Fish

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Nice Fish. From Mark Rylance and the works of prose poet Louis Jenkins is a story of seeking something that can swallow a person whole. Two old friends go ice fishing and discuss life, regret, love, and the tranquility of being in nature. According to the director, Alex Thibeau, this play encapsulates “the powerful experience of reflecting on a person’s life and the combination of humor with prose poetry that makes this play an instant classic."

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Nice Fish
Aug
10
4:30 PM16:30

Nice Fish

Paraphrase Productions proudly presents Nice Fish. From Mark Rylance and the works of prose poet Louis Jenkins is a story of seeking something that can swallow a person whole. Two old friends go ice fishing and discuss life, regret, love, and the tranquility of being in nature. According to the director, Alex Thibeau, this play encapsulates “the powerful experience of reflecting on a person’s life and the combination of humor with prose poetry that makes this play an instant classic."

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Jul
22
2:00 PM14:00

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

The Hunchback of Notre Dame is the gripping, timeless story of Quasimodo, the bell-ringer of the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris. Directed by Andrew Marderian, this epic musical tale follows Quasimodo as escapes his captivity in the bell tower to embark on a journey of love and heroism where hope ultimately prevails.

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Jul
21
4:15 PM16:15

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

The Hunchback of Notre Dame is the gripping, timeless story of Quasimodo, the bell-ringer of the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris. Directed by Andrew Marderian, this epic musical tale follows Quasimodo as escapes his captivity in the bell tower to embark on a journey of love and heroism where hope ultimately prevails.

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Jul
20
4:15 PM16:15

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

The Hunchback of Notre Dame is the gripping, timeless story of Quasimodo, the bell-ringer of the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris. Directed by Andrew Marderian, this epic musical tale follows Quasimodo as escapes his captivity in the bell tower to embark on a journey of love and heroism where hope ultimately prevails.

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Jul
19
4:15 PM16:15

The Hunchback of Notre Dame

The Hunchback of Notre Dame is the gripping, timeless story of Quasimodo, the bell-ringer of the Notre Dame cathedral in Paris. Directed by Andrew Marderian, this epic musical tale follows Quasimodo as escapes his captivity in the bell tower to embark on a journey of love and heroism where hope ultimately prevails.

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