CAT Theatre Events

Shakespeare for Seniors

Taught by Cynde Liffick of Bard Unbound

September 12-13-14, 19-20-21, 26-27-28

12:30-4:40 pm

A three-week introductory course in the language and stories from the Bard. Explore scenes from several of Shakespeare’s most well-known plays and perform them on CAT’s stage Thursday night, September 28. Open to actors age 50 and better. No previous acting experience required.


  • Early bird pricing through July 15 - $180
  • July 16 through August 15 - $190
  • August 16 and after - $200


Event date

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 12:30pm
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 12:30pm
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 12:30pm
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 12:30pm
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 12:30pm
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 12:30pm
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 12:30pm
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 12:30pm
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 12:30pm

2017 Red Eye 10s International Play Festival

CAT Theatre is once again the East Coast Host to the Red Eye 10s International Play Festival.

The festival takes place on September 30, 2017, and is a 24-Hour, 10-Minute Play festival featuring six original plays in multiple theaters around the world ON THE SAME DAY! Red Eye hosts produce the six plays and share that process with everyone else involved through social media and our website. It’s a worldwide collaboration and celebration of new work. The festival culminates in an exciting evening of public performances on September 30, 2017.

This year, Producer H Lynn Smith is looking for a wide variety of team members to participate in this 24 hour event at CAT Theatre. This is a volunteer event.

Crew: We need 6 crew members to perform set up of the plays & theater, help keep track of people and help with food for everyone including a reception after the event. We are also looking for Box Office Manager & two ushers; lights & sound operators; a stage manager.

Directors: 6 Directors. Directors will be selected on a first come first selected process and will draw their script titles randomly from a hat. We are looking for 6 directors. Deadline for directors to contact us is August 16, 2017. They will be provided the scripts one week in advance and are strongly encouraged to locate costume pieces and props for their plays. CAT will also have some generic props and such on hand.

Actors: 18-36 actors are needed. Actors are accepted on a first come basis and will be expected to learn their lines. Actors’ names will be placed into a hat and assigned roles by the process of random drawing by directors on Friday, September 29 at 7:00 p.m.

Social Media Team: We are looking for 7 people to handle tweeting/facebook/instagramming, and communication for their team.

Please email or call 804-262-9760 to participate or to get more information.

Event date

Saturday, September 30, 2017 - 7:00pm