Dalton Little Theatre Hosts Auditions For The Crucible

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Dalton Little Theatre announces auditions for its 2014/2015 season opener, “The Crucible.” 

The auditions will be held at the theatre Monday, Aug. 18, and Tuesday, Aug. 19, from 6:30-9 pm. 

Chase Parker will be directing Arthur Miller’s classic drama about the “puritan purge of witchcraft in old Salem.” 

There are parts for 10 men and 10 women of various ages teen to adult with one female part for age range 10 to 15.   

Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. No prior experience is required. Reading the play before auditioning is encouraged. The production dates of the play are Sept. 26, 27, and Oct. 3, 4, 5, 10, and 11. 

For more information contact DLT at 706.226-6618, e-mail at dlt@optilink.us or visit their website at www.daltonlittletheatre.com.



Stringer's Ridge Band Plays At Charles And Myrtle's Friday

Stringer's Ridge Band will play at Charles and Myrtle's Coffeehouse on Friday at 8 p.m. The coffeehouse is inside Christ Unity Church at 105 McBrien Road.  There is a $10 suggested donation at the door.  Review for Stringer's Ridge:  Fiddle, guitar and bodhran: these are the musical ingredients in the Stringer's Ridge band recipe. Mix together well with tunes ... (click for more)

Ringgold Playhouse Brings Improv, Stand-Up Comedy To 1890's Day Jamboree

The Ringgold Playhouse add a new wrinkle the city’s 1890's Day Jamboree entertainment lineup this year by offering improvisation and stand-up comedy shows at the historic Depot during the two-day event.  TRP, which usually showcases traditional theatre productions, is launching its “TRP Comedy Club” show to not only offer a fun entertainment option during the city’s biggest ... (click for more)

State Seeking 1st-Degree Murder Conviction Against Donaldson For Killing Son-In-Law

The state is seeking a first-degree murder conviction against 57-year-old Glen Allen Donaldson for killed his son-in-law. Prosecutor Crystle Carrion told a jury in the courtroom of Judge Don Poole on Tuesday that there was no evidence that self-defense was involved in the slaying of Adam Levi, who was 39. However,attorney Jerry Summers said Donaldson said in a 911 call that ... (click for more)

City Budget Uses $36 Million From Various Reserve Funds

Daisy Madison, the city's chief financial officer, said the upcoming city budget uses $36 million from various reserve funds, including $11 million from the city's rainy day fund. The budget last year pulled $10 million from the rainy day fund. Ms. Madison told City Council members at a budget hearing she did not know exactly how much is remaining in the rainy day fund without ... (click for more)

Liberal Conspiracy Afoot

According to Roy Exum’s Sunday column, there are now upwards of six or seven Democrats in Hamilton County, and all of them have secretly maneuvered their way onto the boards of a couple of dozen local organizations. Unlike Republicans, some of them serve on multiple boards and some of them serve with one another on the same boards. This is outrageous. We all know that boards and ... (click for more)

Roy Exum: Please Don’t Get Numb

Several weeks ago we woke up to learn there had been another shooting in Chattanooga and the next day there were two paragraphs on the fourth page of the newspaper.  It has become so common we as a society have grown numb to it and, when a teen-aged girl in Texas said she wasn’t surprised last week when eight students and two teachers were massacred in her school some 30 miles ... (click for more)