img_20161007_153228The Cottage Theater

Founded in 2007, The Cottage Theater at CHE is a theatrical academy that continues to stir the imaginations of performers and audience members alike.

The Cottage Theater produces 4 main productions each school year, 2 musicals and 2 non-musicals. There are also 2 summer camp productions that last 2 weeks. The student cast receive professional direction in all areas needed to perform a full dramatic production. Musical productions include vocal instruction. The student crew acquire the skills to support all areas of a theatrical production, including set design, lighting, and sound.

Auditions

Auditions are by appointment only. Please email Anicia D. Brown starlightperformingarts@yahoo.com.
You do not have to take other classes at the Center.

Audition Clinics are available to teach standard audition practices at the Cottage Theatre and elsewhere, and to prepare students for particular auditions. All auditions clinics are at 1-4 p.m. and the deadline to register is the Thursday before. $15/Student

Cast lists will be available on this website page, and also posted on the doors of the bookstore. Auditioners may also request an emailed copy, it is not automatically sent out.

Summer camps do not have audition appointments or clinics.

Production Class

You must audition, be selected and enroll in the production class (4:30-6:30 twice weekly) in order to be in the school year productions.

  • Class tuition for non-musicals- $400
  • Class tuition for musicals- $450
  • Tuition for Crew class - $75

You do not have to take other classes at the Center.

Summer Camps

Musical Theatre Camps
2 week camp (Monday-Thursday) plus performances
Cast (Grades 3-12) - $299.00
Stage Crew (Gr 7-12) - $75.00

Vocal Music Camps
1 week camp (Monday-Thursday) plus performances
Cast (Grades 3-12) - $99.00
Stage Crew (Gr 7-12) - $55.00

Theatre Camps
2 week camp (Monday-Thursday) plus performances
Cast (Grades 3-12) - $199.00
Stage Crew (Gr 7-12) - $65.00

Ticket Prices:

Adults $10
Students & Senior Citizens $8
Thursday Student tickets $5
Summer Camp tickets are all $5
5733 Watauga Road, Watauga, TX 76148
817-281-2293

Call or come in for ticket reservations.


Upcoming Shows

Mar
2
Fri
7:30 pm The Crimson House Murders
The Crimson House Murders
Mar 2 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Crimson House Murders
A farcical murder mystery comedy fashioned after 1940’s detective films and tv shows Audience ages 6+ Friday March 2, 7:30 Sat March 3, 2:30 and 7:30
Mar
3
Sat
2:30 pm The Crimson House Murders
The Crimson House Murders
Mar 3 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
The Crimson House Murders
A farcical murder mystery comedy fashioned after 1940’s detective films and tv shows Audience ages 6+ Friday March 2, 7:30 Sat March 3, 2:30 and 7:30
7:30 pm The Crimson House Murders
The Crimson House Murders
Mar 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Crimson House Murders
A farcical murder mystery comedy fashioned after 1940’s detective films and tv shows Audience ages 6+ Friday March 2, 7:30 Sat March 3, 2:30 and 7:30
Apr
5
Thu
7:30 pm Music Man
Music Man
Apr 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Music Man
April 5 @ 7:30 pm April 6 @ 7:30 pm (NO Performance on April 7) April 12 @ 7:30 April 13 @ 7:30 April 14 @ 2:30 (this is NEW!) April 14 @ 7:30
Apr
6
Fri
7:30 pm Music Man
Music Man
Apr 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Music Man
April 5 @ 7:30 pm April 6 @ 7:30 pm (NO Performance on April 7) April 12 @ 7:30 April 13 @ 7:30 April 14 @ 2:30 (this is NEW!) April 14 @ 7:30
Apr
12
Thu
7:30 pm Music Man
Music Man
Apr 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Music Man
April 5 @ 7:30 pm April 6 @ 7:30 pm (NO Performance on April 7) April 12 @ 7:30 April 13 @ 7:30 April 14 @ 2:30 (this is NEW!) April 14 @ 7:30
Apr
13
Fri
7:30 pm Music Man
Music Man
Apr 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Music Man
April 5 @ 7:30 pm April 6 @ 7:30 pm (NO Performance on April 7) April 12 @ 7:30 April 13 @ 7:30 April 14 @ 2:30 (this is NEW!) April 14 @ 7:30
Apr
14
Sat
2:30 pm Music Man
Music Man
Apr 14 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Music Man
April 5 @ 7:30 pm April 6 @ 7:30 pm (NO Performance on April 7) April 12 @ 7:30 April 13 @ 7:30 April 14 @ 2:30 (this is NEW!) April 14 @ 7:30
7:30 pm Music Man
Music Man
Apr 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Music Man
April 5 @ 7:30 pm April 6 @ 7:30 pm (NO Performance on April 7) April 12 @ 7:30 April 13 @ 7:30 April 14 @ 2:30 (this is NEW!) April 14 @ 7:30


Upcoming Auditions

By Appointment Only


Cast Lists


Schedule

2017-2018 Student Shows:

Oliver!
Auditions Aug. 14 or 15
Callbacks Aug. 17

Performance Dates Oct. 27 - Nov. 4

Alice in Wonderland
Auditions Oct. 23 or 26
Callbacks Oct. 30

Performance Dates Jan. 12 - 20

Music Man
Auditions Jan. 15 or 16
Performance Dates Apr. 6 - 14

Get Smart
Auditions Mar. 26 or 27
Callbacks Mar. 29

Performance Dates Oct. 27 - Nov. 4

2017-2018 Parent & Adult Production:

Ages 17+. Tuition $200

The Crimson House Murder
Auditions Nov 6 (evening) or Nov 11 (morning) by appointment only.
Callbacks Nov 13th @ 7pm

Rehearsals Mondays at 7pm and Saturdays at 10am starting Nov 18th.
3 Performances March 2-3.
This is a farcical murder mystery comedy fashioned after the 1940's detective films and tv shows. Script is available at the front desk for perusal.


Past Productions