Tag: Big Bear Theater Project

From Men in Tights to Men in Dresses

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 18, 2013 – In what’s becoming a favorite local tradition, the Big Bear Theater Project is presenting its hilarious version of a Dickens classic. “A Christmas Carol Askew…Redo!” opens Thursday night for a four-show run at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center (PAC). The production is another Panto, which is an interactive style of theater that lets audiences join in the fun. It stars its creators: Steve Cassling, Ty Warren, and Brian Adams. For a video clip of the show, visit the Big Bear Theater Project’s website. Show times at the PAC are December 19, 20 and 21 at 7:30 p.m., and 2 p.m. on Sunday, December 22. The Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center is located at 39707 Big Bear Blvd. in Big Bear Lake....

Read More

Critically Acclaimed Holiday Favorite Comes to Big Bear

Big Bear Lake, CA, December 21, 2012 – The spirit of Christmas comes alive this weekend, as the Big Bear Theater Project presents the heartwarming classic “It’s A Wonderful Life” in the style of a 1940s LIVE Radio Broadcast! Join the performers in the studio of WBFR as they perform the radio version of the beloved Frank Capra film that featured Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed. It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play premiered in 1996 at Stamford Center for the Arts in Connecticut, and has since been produced around the country to critical acclaim. The script by Joe Landry was a BackStage Critic’s Choice and called “The best holiday choice around” by the Chicago Tribune. This production is directed by and stars No Name Pizza co-owner Steve Cassling as George Bailey, along with Beth Gardner as Mary Bailey. Show times at the Big Bear Lake Performing Arts Center (39707 Big Bear Blvd.) are 7:30pm Friday and Saturday, plus a 2pm matinee on Sunday. Tickets are $10 for children and 20 for adults; reserve them ahead of time at the box office: telephone...

Read More

Big Bear Theater Project Halts Production Of “Waiting For Godot”

Big Bear Lake, CA, July 18, 2012, 8:30am (UPDATE) – The Big Bear Theater Project released the following statement on their website today: Because of unforeseen circumstances, we have unfortunately been forced to cancel our scheduled production of Samuel Beckett’s “Waiting For Godot”. If you’ve already purchased your tickets for “Godot”, please call 909-585-4840 and we’ll arrange a refund or a raincheck for one of our upcoming productions. If you purchased tickets for the Doves Benefit Preview performance, call 909-866-1546 to make arrangements there. [Original Story] Big Bear Lake, CA, July 18, 2012, 8:00am – The Big Bear Theatre Project will present Samuel Beckett’s Modern Classic of Comedy and Tragedy “Waiting For Godot”. The production will be directed by Steve Gaghagen, and will star Steve Cassling, Steve Gaghagen, Brian Adams, Dustin Murphy, and Spencer Cassling. “Waiting For Godot” was first performed in the 1950’s and was recently selected as the most influential English Language play of the 20th Century by a panel of 800 playwrights, directors, actors and producers. The performances will be held at Theatre 617 in the Masonic Lodge at 385 Summit Boulevard in Big Bear Lake. The opening night evening performance starts at 8pm on July 20 and the show runs until August 4. Tickets are available in advance and can be purchased at No Name Pizza or by calling 585-4840. Tickets will be available at the...

Read More

The Local Buzz