Reston Community Players

Reston Community Players

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Friday Night Telethon
Wonderful production of Annie!!!
I found this clipping today from when I was in RCP in the Mid 80's!
Hairspray was terrific! Congratulations to everyone involved. I really loved it.
Congratulations!
There's STILL time to sign up for our Audition Techniques Workshop running NEXT Saturday!!

Register Here: http://dramakids.com/ashburn-leesburg-va/camps-events/

ALL Workshops have OPEN availability! Sign up TODAY!
Thank you, everyone who took time out of their days to come and auditions for "Cat on A Hot Tin Roof".
Is anyone going to see Les Miserable at the National on Thursday 21st December??
RCP- learning from the best
Top notch performance, staging, and costumes. This RCP performance rivals Signature and Arena. The voices are strong and met the challenge of this excellent musical. Thank you, RCP, for this grand opening of the 2017-2018 season.
Do you know anyone who would make a great theatre teacher? If so, please send them my way!

*HIRING* Part-time drama teachers

Drama Kids of Loudoun is looking for energetic, fun people to join our teaching staff this fall! Great pay ($35+/hour, commensurate with experience)!

Prior teaching experience is ideal. Acting experience is a fantastic bonus, but not absolutely necessary. Candidate MUST be available weekday afternoons (especially Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday), MUST be willing to travel throughout Loudoun County, and MUST be looking for part-time work (most teachers teach between 2-6 hours a week).

Email your professional resume (and acting resume, if you have one) to us at [email protected].

For more information about our classes/programs/company, please visit our website.

All-Volunteer, non-profit community theatre organization serving the D.C. metro area Come Play With Us! Reston Community Players (RCP) is committed to excellence in community theatre for Reston, Virginia and metropolitan Washington, D.C.

For more than 40 years, RCP has been an integral part of our growing new town. The success of our theatrical productions (and our longevity!) is an outward sign of our talents and abilities, proving that with a tremendous amount of work, patience, ingenuity, and thousands of hours of commitment, it is possible to make an all-volunteer organization like ours prosper and grow. Incorporated in 1972 a

Operating as usual

RCP Presents The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) 10/27/2021

RCP Presents The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!)

There are FIVE performances remaining for The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!). Don't miss out on RCP's inaugural Apprentice Program production and enjoy this backstage look at our Apprentices in action.

TICKETS: www.restonplayers.org/tickets-show1

https://youtu.be/pFgzf1V-QHA

RCP Presents The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) The inaugural production of RCP's Apprentice Program runs October 15 - November 6, 2021.Tickets are available at: www.restonplayers.org

10/23/2021

The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) is ON for tonight!

Come join us tonight at 8pm or tomorrow at 2pm for this weekend's performances.

Tickets for remaining performances are also available:
October 29, 30, 31, November 5, 6

www.restonplayers.org/tickets-show1

📷 Heather Regan Photography

The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) is ON for tonight!

Come join us tonight at 8pm or tomorrow at 2pm for this weekend's performances.

Tickets for remaining performances are also available:
October 29, 30, 31, November 5, 6

www.restonplayers.org/tickets-show1

📷 Heather Regan Photography

[10/22/21]   We are sad to announce that we are cancelling tonight's performance (Friday October 22) for The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!).

If you are a ticket holder for tonight's show, a representative from the Box Office will be in touch with you soon to discuss your options.

10/16/2021

One of the new approaches we are implementing with our post-COVID productions is to introduce digital showbills.

Our showbills can now be enjoyed prior to arriving at the theater, on your computer or on your smartphone.

We regret that we are no longer able to provide full-length hard copy showbills for our patrons at the theater door, although we are still able to offer production and cast information during the performance.

Please enjoy our digital showbill for "The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) using the link below.
www.restonplayers.org/playbill

One of the new approaches we are implementing with our post-COVID productions is to introduce digital showbills.

Our showbills can now be enjoyed prior to arriving at the theater, on your computer or on your smartphone.

We regret that we are no longer able to provide full-length hard copy showbills for our patrons at the theater door, although we are still able to offer production and cast information during the performance.

Please enjoy our digital showbill for "The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) using the link below.
www.restonplayers.org/playbill

10/15/2021

It’s opening night for The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!)

Come celebrate RCP’s return to live theatre with this hilarious spoof that pays homage to some of Broadway’s most prolific and legendary composers.

Performing at Centerstage at Reston Community Center October 15 - November 6.

Tickets are available at www.restonplayers.org/tickets-show1

📷 Heather Regan Photography

It’s opening night for The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!)

Come celebrate RCP’s return to live theatre with this hilarious spoof that pays homage to some of Broadway’s most prolific and legendary composers.

Performing at Centerstage at Reston Community Center October 15 - November 6.

Tickets are available at www.restonplayers.org/tickets-show1

📷 Heather Regan Photography

Timeline Photos 10/13/2021

CALL FOR DIRECTORS
RCP is currently seeking proposals for our 2022-23 productions – our 56th Season!

Deadline to Submit is November 1, 2021

www.restonplayers.org/direct

CALL FOR DIRECTORS
RCP is currently seeking proposals for our 2022-23 productions – our 56th Season!

Deadline to Submit is November 1, 2021

www.restonplayers.org/direct

[10/12/21]   RCP will be holding a costume sale of many pieces from our extensive costume inventory. Prices range from $1-15 and cash, check and credit card will be accepted. Masks will be required for anyone attending, regardless of vaccination status.
SATURDAY OCTOBER 16
10am-1pm
RCP Rehearsal Hall
266 Sunset Park Drive
Herndon, VA 20170

10/07/2021

Reston Community Players AUDITIONS for BRIGHT STAR begin this weekend:
OCTOBER 9 @ 2-7pm
OCTOBER 11 @ 7-10pm
OCTOBER 13 @ 7-10pm
Callbacks by invitation only will be held on October 17
RCP Rehearsal Hall & Scene Shop
266 Sunset Park Drive
Herndon, VA 20170
Performance Dates: January 14 - 29, 2022
For more information, character descriptions, and to sign up for an audition slot, go to www.restonplayers.org/auditions

Reston Community Players AUDITIONS for BRIGHT STAR begin this weekend:
OCTOBER 9 @ 2-7pm
OCTOBER 11 @ 7-10pm
OCTOBER 13 @ 7-10pm
Callbacks by invitation only will be held on October 17
RCP Rehearsal Hall & Scene Shop
266 Sunset Park Drive
Herndon, VA 20170
Performance Dates: January 14 - 29, 2022
For more information, character descriptions, and to sign up for an audition slot, go to www.restonplayers.org/auditions

Timeline Photos 09/25/2021

Tickets for The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) are on sale NOW!

Performance Dates: October 15, 16, 22, 23, 24*, 29, 30*, 31* November 5, 6, 2021

*Curtain time is 8pm except for October 24, 30, and 31 which are matinees with a 2pm curtain.

https://restonplayers.org/tickets-show1/

Tickets for The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) are on sale NOW!

Performance Dates: October 15, 16, 22, 23, 24*, 29, 30*, 31* November 5, 6, 2021

*Curtain time is 8pm except for October 24, 30, and 31 which are matinees with a 2pm curtain.

https://restonplayers.org/tickets-show1/

Timeline Photos 09/21/2021

RCP announces AUDITIONS for BRIGHT STAR:
OCTOBER 9 @ 2-7pm
OCTOBER 11 @ 7-10pm
OCTOBER 13 @ 7-10pm
Callbacks by invitation only will be held on October 17

RCP Rehearsal Hall & Scene Shop
266 Sunset Park Drive
Herndon, VA 20170

Performance Dates: January 14 - 29, 2022

For more information, character descriptions, and to sign up for an audition slot, go to www.restonplayers.org/auditions

RCP announces AUDITIONS for BRIGHT STAR:
OCTOBER 9 @ 2-7pm
OCTOBER 11 @ 7-10pm
OCTOBER 13 @ 7-10pm
Callbacks by invitation only will be held on October 17

RCP Rehearsal Hall & Scene Shop
266 Sunset Park Drive
Herndon, VA 20170

Performance Dates: January 14 - 29, 2022

For more information, character descriptions, and to sign up for an audition slot, go to www.restonplayers.org/auditions

09/17/2021

Tickets go on sale next week on SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 25. www.restonplayers.org/show1

📷 Heather Regan Photography

Tickets go on sale next week on SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 25. www.restonplayers.org/show1

📷 Heather Regan Photography

[09/03/21]   ARE YOU A LOCAL BUSINESS LOOKING TO REACH NEW AUDIENCES??

RCP proudly supports area businesses and invites you to consider advertising in our season showbills. Rates are reasonable and the reach is remarkable! The ad reservation deadline for our first production - The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) is approaching on September 10. To learn more and reserve ad space, contact our Community Relations Manager, Ali Althen at [email protected].

07/16/2021

Auditions are THIS WEEKEND - July 17 & 18 - for RCP's fall production of The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!). This production is part of our new Apprentice Program for teens 12-18.

Auditions are open to students in 7th-12th grade (or ages 12-18) as part of our new educational program designed to train young people in all aspects of performance as well as production.

Please note that there are no roles available for adults in this production.

Auditions will be held in-person at RCP's Rehearsal Hall.
Production Dates: October 15 - November 6

For details and to sign up for an audition slot: www.restonplayers.org/auditions

For more information on RCP's Apprentice Program: www.restonplayers.org/apprenticeprogram

Auditions are THIS WEEKEND - July 17 & 18 - for RCP's fall production of The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!). This production is part of our new Apprentice Program for teens 12-18.

Auditions are open to students in 7th-12th grade (or ages 12-18) as part of our new educational program designed to train young people in all aspects of performance as well as production.

Please note that there are no roles available for adults in this production.

Auditions will be held in-person at RCP's Rehearsal Hall.
Production Dates: October 15 - November 6

For details and to sign up for an audition slot: www.restonplayers.org/auditions

For more information on RCP's Apprentice Program: www.restonplayers.org/apprenticeprogram

Timeline Photos 07/04/2021

Reston Community Players production of "1776," October/November 2002

Reston Community Players production of "1776," October/November 2002

Timeline Photos 07/01/2021

It's July and that means that auditions for our fall production of The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) are just around the corner! This production is part of RCP's new Apprentice Program for teens.

Auditions are open to students in 7th-12th grade (or ages 12-18) as part of our new educational program designed to train young people in all aspects of performance as well as production.

Please note that there are no roles available for adults in this production.

Auditions will be held in-person at RCP's Rehearsal Hall.

Production Dates: October 15 - November 6

For details and to sign up for an audition slot: www.restonplayers.org/auditions

For more information on RCP's Apprentice Program: www.restonplayers.org/apprenticeprogram

It's July and that means that auditions for our fall production of The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) are just around the corner! This production is part of RCP's new Apprentice Program for teens.

Auditions are open to students in 7th-12th grade (or ages 12-18) as part of our new educational program designed to train young people in all aspects of performance as well as production.

Please note that there are no roles available for adults in this production.

Auditions will be held in-person at RCP's Rehearsal Hall.

Production Dates: October 15 - November 6

For details and to sign up for an audition slot: www.restonplayers.org/auditions

For more information on RCP's Apprentice Program: www.restonplayers.org/apprenticeprogram

Timeline Photos 06/30/2021

2022 SEASON SUBSCRIPTIONS NOW AVAILABLE!

RCP is offering a 3-Show Season Subscription for our 2022 productions - Bright Star, A Delightful Quarantine and A Little Night Music. Subscriptions are available for purchase now on our website. Mail-in and in-person orders at the CenterStage Box Office will be available later this summer.

Please note that because our Fall 2021 production of The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) is being presented as a special production with special pricing, it is not included in this season's subscription package.

Single tickets for The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) will go on sale September 25, 2021 and single ticket sales for our 2022 productions will go on sale in December 2021.

www.restonplayers.org/seasonsubscription

2022 SEASON SUBSCRIPTIONS NOW AVAILABLE!

RCP is offering a 3-Show Season Subscription for our 2022 productions - Bright Star, A Delightful Quarantine and A Little Night Music. Subscriptions are available for purchase now on our website. Mail-in and in-person orders at the CenterStage Box Office will be available later this summer.

Please note that because our Fall 2021 production of The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) is being presented as a special production with special pricing, it is not included in this season's subscription package.

Single tickets for The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!) will go on sale September 25, 2021 and single ticket sales for our 2022 productions will go on sale in December 2021.

www.restonplayers.org/seasonsubscription

Photos from Reston Community Players's post 06/29/2021

Have you heard the news???

Announcing our 2021-22 Season which will be back in person at our performance venue - CenterStage at Reston Community Center!

The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!)
October 15 - November 6, 2021
www.restonplayers.org/show1

Bright Star
January 14 - 29, 2022
www.restonplayers.org/show2

A Delightful Quarantine
February 25 - March 12, 2022
www.restonplayers.org/show3

A Little Night Music
April 22 - May 14, 2022
www.restonplayers.org/show4

06/04/2021

RCP will be participating in the 2021 Reston Pride Virtual Festival & Marketplace tomorrow June 5 from 2-6pm.

Come by and see us in our virtual booth and chat with us to see what we have planned for our return to the in-person performing.

And don't miss our performance on the virtual main stage at 4:15pm. We're on right after BD Wong!

https://www.restonpride.org/reston-pride-2021/

RCP will be participating in the 2021 Reston Pride Virtual Festival & Marketplace tomorrow June 5 from 2-6pm.

Come by and see us in our virtual booth and chat with us to see what we have planned for our return to the in-person performing.

And don't miss our performance on the virtual main stage at 4:15pm. We're on right after BD Wong!

https://www.restonpride.org/reston-pride-2021/

[06/04/21]   Announcing auditions for RCP's Apprentice Program musical: "The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!)" on JULY 17/18.

Auditions are open to students in 7th-12th grade (or ages 12-18) as part of our new educational program designed to train young people in all aspects of performance as well as production. Please note that there are no roles available for adults in this production (but stay tuned for more information on our 2022 Season coming soon...)

Auditions will be held in-person at RCP's Rehearsal Hall.

Production Dates: October 15 - November 6

For details and to sign up for an audition slot: www.restonplayers.org/auditions

For more information on RCP's Apprentice Program: www.restonplayers.org/apprenticeprogram

06/01/2021

Celebrating this wonderful month of June with all of our LGBTQ+ family, friends, volunteers, patrons and supporters. #loveislove

Celebrating this wonderful month of June with all of our LGBTQ+ family, friends, volunteers, patrons and supporters. #loveislove

05/22/2021

TEENS - We are still accepting applications for RCP's Apprentice Program through this weekend!

Join our next production team and get the chance to train with our award-winning technical artists and develop production skills as we produce one of our mainstage musicals. No experience required! Apply by May 23.

Performance opportunities will also be available - information coming in early June.

www.restonplayers.org/apprenticeprogram

TEENS - We are still accepting applications for RCP's Apprentice Program through this weekend!

Join our next production team and get the chance to train with our award-winning technical artists and develop production skills as we produce one of our mainstage musicals. No experience required! Apply by May 23.

Performance opportunities will also be available - information coming in early June.

www.restonplayers.org/apprenticeprogram

Timeline Photos 05/21/2021

Congratulations to RCP Board Member Colleen Stock for being the recipient of a Special Recognition Award from the American Association of Community Theatre (AACT) for her work leading the team that produced last summer's Community Theatre Thrives Telethon.

RCP is extremely proud of Colleen and all of the work that she has done on behalf of our organization and community theatre in general.

Colleen will be accepting her award in June at AACTFest - the bi-annual national community theatre festival.

WAY TO GO COLLEEN!

Congratulations to RCP Board Member Colleen Stock for being the recipient of a Special Recognition Award from the American Association of Community Theatre (AACT) for her work leading the team that produced last summer's Community Theatre Thrives Telethon.

RCP is extremely proud of Colleen and all of the work that she has done on behalf of our organization and community theatre in general.

Colleen will be accepting her award in June at AACTFest - the bi-annual national community theatre festival.

WAY TO GO COLLEEN!

05/13/2021

CALLING ALL TEENS - RCP is coming back to the stage this Fall and we want YOU on our production team! Through our new Apprentice Program, teens will get the chance to train with our award-winning technical artists and develop production skills as we produce one of our mainstage musicals. No experience required! Apply by May 23.

Performance opportunities will also be available - information coming on June 1.

www.restonplayers.org/apprenticeprogram

CALLING ALL TEENS - RCP is coming back to the stage this Fall and we want YOU on our production team! Through our new Apprentice Program, teens will get the chance to train with our award-winning technical artists and develop production skills as we produce one of our mainstage musicals. No experience required! Apply by May 23.

Performance opportunities will also be available - information coming on June 1.

www.restonplayers.org/apprenticeprogram

Timeline Photos 05/07/2021

The deadline to apply for RCP's Scholarship Program is TODAY! Scholarships are available to graduating seniors who intend to study the performing arts or technical arts at the university level.

For more information, eligibility requirements and applications, go to: https://restonplayers.org/scholarships/

The deadline to apply for RCP's Scholarship Program is TODAY! Scholarships are available to graduating seniors who intend to study the performing arts or technical arts at the university level.

For more information, eligibility requirements and applications, go to: https://restonplayers.org/scholarships/

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#anniethemusical one of our amazing ANNIE'S Eva gives us her insight on playing The leading lady! #shes12 !!!
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Four major productions per season.

Charter member of Washington Area Theatre Community Honors (WATCH).

Workshops in the various disciplines of theatre.

A stage combat troupe, the Noble Blades, provides performance and training with certified instructors.

A pool of skilled technicians serve as consultants to other community groups.

A scene shop/rehearsal facility with storage space for scenery, costumes, and props.

An inventory of costumes, props, and scenery for rental.

The Shelton Hall Memorial Scholarship & Bruce Marson Technical Scholarship, are given annually local high school students dedicated to pursuing the performing arts.

A level of professionalism rarely aspired to in amateur theatre.

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RCP Rehearsal Hall - Sunset Business Park 266 Sunset Park Dr
Herndon, VA
20170
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