10 results for tag: Out o’ Wedlock

Final Day SIP 2012

Today, Saturday, October 13th is the final day of performances for the 4th annual Shakespeare in Paradise Theatre Festival. Our two Signature productions, Merchant and Out o' Wedlock have already closed and tonight at 8:00pm you have a final opportunity to see one of the three critically acclaimed works that remain: L... More

Shakespeare in Paradise 2012 – It’s On!

After the previews and student matinees, the 4th annual Shakespeare in Paradise theatre festival is officially underway. Our signature works, Merchant and Out o' Wedlock have performances on Friday and Saturday nights at 8:00pm. Out o' Wedlock will also have a 2:00pm matinee on Saturday and Merchant will close with a 4:00pm ... More

SIP Officially Opens in One Week!

Friday, October 5th, marks the official opening of the 4th annual Shakespeare in Paradise theatre festival. Student matinee performances of Merchant actually begin on Tuesday, October 2nd at the College of The Bahamas Performing Arts Centre. On Thursday, October 4th we have special preview performances of both Merchant (at ... More

Out o’ Wedlock Radio Ad

Here is a Radio ad for Out o' Wedlock. The audio clip is from the classic Father's Day, the second of two One Act plays in an evening of comedy by playwright Jeanne Thompson. The first part of evening will feature Ms. Thompson's new play Back of the Moon. Out o' Wedlock will have 8 performances (which includes 2 matinees) at ... More

Shakespeare in Paradise 2012


Out o’ Wedlock

Jeanne Thompson is probably best known as a writer for her 1970s radio soap opera The Fergusons of Farm Road. She has written a number of plays and has also acted onstage. Ms. Thompson's newest work, Back of the Moon, will be produced for the first time as part of an evening of one act plays that we are calling Out o' ... More


All negotiations are done, all plays have been chosen, actors are in rehearsal and the venues are all set for the 4th annual Shakespeare in Paradise Theatre Festival. In one month from the writing of this post, October 5th, the festival will officially open. This year there are five productions in five venues throughout ... More

Out o’ Wedlock cast!

Back of the Moon Fr. Albury - Beaumont Todd Mrs. Albury - Nicolette Archer Robert Albury - Andre Roberts Mr. Bethel - Anthony Roberts Mrs. Bethel - Senobia Sabala Janet Bethel - Gabrielle Sterling Rachel Knowles - Valene Rolle Mrs. McKenzie - Claudette "Cookie" Allens Maude Rolle - Valicia Rolle Mrs. Sands ... More

Auditions Over

Auditions for our Signature Bahamian Production, Out o' Wedlock, two one-act plays by veteran Bahamian playwright Jeanne I. Thompson, were held this morning at The Hub. We had agreat turnout, with some fantastic readings -- the problem now is how to assign the parts! Thanks to everyone who turned out to both auditions, this ... More

Auditions – Signature Bahamian Production

Our Signature Bahamian Production will be Out o’ Wedlock, two one-act plays by renowned Bahamian author Jeanne I. Thompson. The plays are Back of the Moon, an new piece, and her all-time classic, Father’s Day.  Both plays will be directed by the festival’s Artistic Director, Philip A. Burrows. Auditions for ... More