Why is it that tickets to go see a play or a musical are so expensive? Back in 1956 a ticket to go see the hot ticket item of the time, My Fair Lady was only $2.30 for a balcony seat and $4.90 for an orchestra seat.
There are several life lessons to be learned from Guys on Ice: The Ice Fishing Musical. Here are the six lessons to be learned from the show!
Hannah Miller spends a day with a Camp Creamery cast.
What does theatre mean to you? Take a moment and think it over. What does theatre mean to you? Do you have an answer already? Was it easy to think of? Or are you at a loss for words? For people who are immersed in the world of theatre day in and day out, the answer can be hard to come up with on the spot. Through asking some very unexpecting people in the building this question, I was hoping to find out what theatre means to different people who work at the Old Creamery Theatre.
Working as an intern at a theatre means that there is always something going on. There is always a show to promote, preparation for the next show, or sets to build. Check out this blog for an intern's perspective on working at the Old Creamery!
The Old Creamery Theatre's summer Marketing Intern saw her very first show at the Old Creamery - Million Dollar Quartet! Check out her views on what it's like to experience a show at the Old Creamery for the first time!
Travis Smith and Benjamin L. Jackson are co-creators of Steeple People: A Southern Gospel Comedy! The Old Creamery Theatre's first Main Stage show of 2016 is Steeple People! We interviewed Travis and Benjamin about creating the show together.
Our actors move from around the country to the Old Creamery Theatre, located in Amana Iowa, to rehearse and produce our shows! Sometimes they are here for only 6 weeks, sometimes they are here all year! Check out this blog post about what about Iowa surprised our actors the most!
We asked some of our actors what the best advice someone has given them about acting? Check out this blog post to read their answers and learn about the best advice they've been given!
We asked some of our actors what the worst advice someone has given them about acting? Check out this blog post to read their answers!
We asked some of the Old Creamery Theatre actors how they knew they wanted to make a career out of acting! Read this blog post for their answers!
We asked some of our actors what their favorite aspect of working at the Old Creamery Theatre is and why they love working here! Check out this blog post for their responses!
The truth is, the Church Basement Ladies series has always been about life. And in life, all good things must come to an end. We at the Old Creamery have lived with these ladies and their pastor for 5 years now and they’ve become like family.
The P.T. Barnum depicted in this show is a dreamer: a man who sees the world around him as a canvas for color and excitement. He wants to spread joy through imagination and wonder, even if that requires a little misdirection, a little stretching of the truth, or a little “humbug” along the way.
We decided to compile some of our favorite quote about theatre and share them with you! We hope you enjoy reading some of our favs!