MVLCT Presents: cardBOARD Magic on YouTube!

cardBOARD Magic premieres on MVLCT YouTube channel

This is what happens when folks who love to make plays together are closed out of their
beloved theatre space for too long: they start trying new things. And when others are too busy
or productive to work with them, they end up depending on each other to keep their dream

cardBOARD Magic is a compilation of original short works by our MVLCT family and
friends, all utilizing materials and people we had at home. Different genres are represented–
from an old folktale featuring shadow puppets to musical numbers to a “mockumentary”  …

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AUDITIONS for Ordinary Days

MVLCT is looking for adults 18 and up to audition for their summer production of the musical Ordinary Days.  

Production dates: July 16-18 & 23-24, 2021.

Performers should record themselves singing a song (any genre or style, but in English) which tells a definite story. You may perform as much or as little of the song as needed to give your story a beginning, middle, and end; however, cuts to the middle or skipping sections is not recommended. While auditioners are expected to demonstrate their abilities as vocalists, the focus should be on conveying emotion through the medium of music.  …

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Director Search–Midsummer Night’s Dream

Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Theatre is looking for a director for its first annual Summer Shakespeare production. 

MVLCT is a nonprofit organization in its forty-first year of productions.  Its current home is in the First Street Community Center, Mount Vernon’s former middle and high school building. 

The Summer Shakespeare component will be staged outdoors in Mount Vernon’s Memorial Park with performances coordinated with the Lincoln Highway Arts Festival on the weekends of September 11 and 18.  

The show selected for 2021 is A Midsummer Night’s Dream and the MVLCT board of directors is open to ideas that take advantage of the  …

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MVLCT Announces 2021 Season!

Hope is Happening for MVLCT!  We are happy and proud to announce our forty-first season as we continue to create together with your help and support. 

Our online original show Sweater Weatherinspired by true stories of romantic love, debuted on January 8 and is available on our YouTube channel for viewing with your valentine.  

Watch Sweater Weather for free here

In April, Cardboard Magic, the third of our trilogy of original online shows, celebrates family relationships in every form.  Writers and actors all over the country join up to interpret a common theme. 

This summer we  …

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