Actor Profile: Zilia C. Balkansky-Sellés reflects on her role and playing Miss Prism in the light comedy ‘Earnest’

Actor Profile: Zilia C. Balkansky-Sellés reflects on her role and playing Miss Prism in the light comedy ‘Earnest’

Zilia C. Balkansky-Sellés has been an important part of our theater for years.  She’s written, acted in, and composed music for several MCCT productions.  She’s also co-directed a play.  This time around, she is stepping into the shoes of Miss Prism in The Importance of Being Earnest In a Pandemic; an online adaptation of the …

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Artist Profile: Tony Brewer: Poet, Sound Effects Artist, Spoken Word Performer, Filmmaker

Artist Profile: Tony Brewer: Poet, Sound Effects Artist, Spoken Word Performer, Filmmaker

Monroe County Civic Theater is entering into its 35th season as Bloomington’s only all-volunteer, amateur community theater company. First up, director Becky Stapf brings us The Importance of Being Earnest In a Pandemic, an adaptation of the Oscar Wilde classic that’s set in the age of social distancing. For more details and to get tickets, …

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Get Tickets for The Importance of Being Earnest in a Pandemic

Get Tickets for The Importance of Being Earnest in a Pandemic

The Importance of Being Earnest in a Pandemic   A Trivial Comedy for Serious People In Unusual Circumstances By Don Zolidis Based on the play by Oscar Wilde Produced by special arrangement with Playscripts, Inc.www.playscripts.com Live Show: Saturday, April 10, 7-9 pm ESTRecorded Show: Saturday, April 17, 7-9 pm ESTRecorded Show: Sunday, April 18, 2-4 …

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MCCT Presents 2021 Showcase on March 21 at 6:30 pm!

MCCT Presents 2021 Showcase on March 21 at 6:30 pm!

You can watch our 2021 Showcase via Facebook Live on Sunday, March 21 at 6:30 pm.  Here’s the link to our Facebook page:  www.facebook.com/monroetheater Hosted by Billy “The Shake” Speares and Richard Fish, the showcase features scenes from each our productions this season!

Artist Profile: An All-star musician: Anthony Ouradnik

Artist Profile: An All-star musician: Anthony Ouradnik

“Music inspires emotions, restores memories, and provides the foundation for any setting,”- Anthony Ournadik MCCT’s 2021 Season is officially underway with the 6th episode of The MCCT Podcast! The directors thought it’d be fun to include an “opening day” theme for the episode.  Opening Day is the day in which professional baseball leagues begin their …

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Episode 6 of The MCCT Podcast now online!

Episode 6 of The MCCT Podcast now online!

Recorded in February, episode 6 features readings to celebrate Black History Month and Valentine’s Day. Hosted by Billy “The Shake” Speares, and Richard Fish with readings from members of our very own theater community! Click the link below to LISTEN and WATCH the presentation! Enjoy! https://youtu.be/O53qMPYsvjI

Casting call! – 2021 Showcase

Casting call! – 2021 Showcase

We’re currently accepting submissions for our online 2021 Showcase.  It will feature scenes from plays, musical acts, dancing, poetry readings, original works, and more!   If you have an idea for an act and/or would like to participate, please email us at monroecountycivictheatre@gmail.com by March 1st.   The performance is scheduled for March 21 at …

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Episode 5 of MCCT’s Podcast Now Online!

Episode 5 of MCCT’s Podcast Now Online!

Featuring readings from poets and more from days of yore and newer selections yo’re sure to go for. This episode includes our usual, sometimes unusual fare, along with enough holiday goodies to stuff Big-foot’s stocking! Thanks to all our volunteers! CLICK HERE to WATCH! A Monroe County Civic Theater Production. Directed by Jason Lopez & …

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Watch Henry V performances on youtube!

Watch Henry V performances on youtube!

MCCT plays on with our three-part production of Shakespeare’s Henry V, in a seldom done uncut version, with multiple-casting for full community participation.  The performances are now available to watch on Youtube.  The videos of the performances have been edited to enhance the audio and video quality. Click on a link below to watch the …

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