AUDITIONS for Ordinary Days

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

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. Songs may be a cappella or  …

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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 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HtfSvUJFfcY&t=14s

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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MVLCT Proudly Presents: Sweater Weather

Inspired by the real-life stories of couples throughout the MVLCT Community, Sweater Weather uses the themes surrounding relationships to tell intimate stories performed by real-life couples. The show is a compilation of eleven short vignettes written by twelve Eastern Iowa Writers and friends. Despite our current situation, it’s still nice to put on a sweater and cuddle up by the fire with someone you love.

Go to our YouTube Page and subscribe today. Sweater Weather will be available at 7PM on Jan. 8, 20201.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC3EXEBpn91CqYgHHSc51z4w

Director: Grant Freeman

Writers: Amy White, Caitlin Staff, Theresa Gruber-Miller, Brandon Douglas, Zak Moran, Tristan  …

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