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PANEL: Writing for Performance

PANEL: Writing for Performance

Writing for Performance – Wednesday, December 18, 7pm – This free panel discussion – panel includes local writers of poetry, memoir, and plays – will give you an opportunity to learn about process, idea development, and orienting your work toward performance to help you get…

WORKSHOP: Writing Memoir for Performance

WORKSHOP: Writing Memoir for Performance

Writing Memoir for Performance – Saturday, December 14, 2-4pm – This free, two-hour workshop will include writing from prompts so you will leave with original writing to use toward a performance piece.  Bring your favorite notebook or your laptop and an open, creative mind.  Workshop…

Our Town Rehearsal Photos

Our Town Rehearsal Photos

Candid rehearsal photos of Reading Theater Project’s production of OUR TOWN.

Storytelling Night: Our Town

Storytelling Night: Our Town

Join the Reading Theater Project at the West Reading Tavern for storytelling nights around the theme of “Our Town” leading up to our production of that classic play in September. We will feature local writers and storytellers sharing their stories of “Our Town” and then…

Our Town

Our Town

Thornton Wilder’s iconic play “Our Town,” which celebrates the universality of the human condition, is set in a New Hampshire village. But the story could take place anywhere, including Reading, Pa. Director George Hatza’s concept is to make that connection, and to assist in that…

Everyone Hates This Place & No Place Like Home

Everyone Hates This Place & No Place Like Home

Reading Theater Project’s next play reading will be at Christ Church United Church of Christ, 4870 Kutztown Road, Temple, Pa., 19560, on May 18, at 8 p.m. Admission is by donation. The yearlong series continues with Adam Richter’s Everyone Hates This Place and Santo D. Marabella’s No Place…

5-Minute Fringe: Finding Home

5-Minute Fringe: Finding Home

Don’t miss twelve new works by local playwrights and performing artists – the 5-Minute Fringe:  Friday, February 22 at 8pm; Saturday, February 23 at 8pm; Sunday, February 24 at 2pm at the Yocum Institute for the Arts, 3000 Penn Avenue, West Lawn, PA.  Tickets $15.…

RECOUNTING by David Nice

RECOUNTING by David Nice

November 10th, 2018 at 8pm Do our politics divide us or just reflect our divisions? Against the backdrop of a close, bitter election, two couples find that they cannot remain friends. Recounting is a look at the local toll of the national red and blue divide.…

Piper’s Pitch

Piper’s Pitch

Building on its reputation for creating new and exciting theater that is relevant to the Berks County community, Reading Theater Project proudly announces its upcoming production, Piper’s Pitch from September 28 to October 7, 2018 at the WCR Center for the Arts, 140 N. Fifth…

RTP Play Reading Series: Ucello

RTP Play Reading Series: Ucello

Join Reading Theater Project in their play reading series Do you love Othello? Do you love nuclear power plants? Do you love the 80s? June 9th’s reading includes Sue Lange’s new play, Ucello! Cast: Michael Johnson: Ucello Emily Hannon: Inquisitor Andrew Pochan: Casper Vicki Haller…