Open auditions for Shakespeare’s romantic comedy, Twelfth Night

Shakespeare’s classic story of love, lust, mistaken identity, gender exploration and la dolce vita. When Viola is shipwrecked on the coast of a city called Illyria, and believes their brother Sebastian is lost at sea, Viola sets out to make a life for themselves in this new land. Presenting as a young man, Viola takes…

Modern comedy Over the River and Through the Woods runs Feb. 4-26

Pentacle Theatre opens its 2022 season with the modern comedy, Over the River and Through the Woods, by Joe DiPietro, directed by Jo Dodge. The show runs Feb. 4-26. Nick is a single Italian-American guy from New Jersey. His parents retired and moved to Florida. That doesn’t mean his family isn’t still in Jersey. In…

NEW DATE: Auditions for Over the River and Through the Woods Dec. 11

What: Open auditions for the Italian American family comedy Over the River and Through the Woods, By Joe DiPietro. Directed by Jo Dodge. When: 1 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 11. Where: Pentacle Theatre, 324 52nd Ave. NW — located off Highway 22, about 6 miles west of downtown Salem, Oregon. Casting: Actors able to play three…

IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE, A Live Radio Play, opens Dec. 3

Pentacle Theatre will celebrate the warmth of the holiday season with the perennial audience favorite, IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE, A Live Radio Play, by Joe Landry, directed by Debbie Neel. The show runs Dec. 3-18. Pentacle Theatre becomes a 1946 radio studio where an ensemble of actors gathers to perform a live broadcast of IT’S…

Program for The Mousetrap

Program for The Mousetrap Cast and crew Agatha Christie’s Legacy to the stage Land acknowledgement Cast bios Bright Lights Society members Alice Mary Norton Lifetime members President’s Corner General information, Covid protocols, board and staff roster Grantors and Donors Up next: It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play Read The Mousetrap Program    

Pentacle Theatre now hiring facilities maintenance coordinator

Pentacle Theatre Facilities Maintenance Coordinator   Position type Part-time (average of 94 hours a month), non-exempt Compensation $15 to $18 per hour. Location Salem, Oregon Pentacle Theatre is a 67-year-old nonprofit community theater powered by volunteers. We are seeking a confident, self-starter to join the small staff in maintaining our beautiful facility. We welcome team…

The Mousetrap That Roared: Opening Oct. 8

What: Pentacle Theatre celebrates the return of live performances to its intimate stage in West Salem with an audience favorite: Agatha Christie’s classic whodunnit murder mystery, The Mousetrap, directed by David Cristobal and assistant director Emma Thurston. When: Friday, Oct. 8 – Saturday, Oct. 23. Curtain time is 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays–Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays.…

Sept. 25, 2021 Newsletter

Our latest newsletter! * “The Mousetrap” opens Oct. 8 with new protocols to protect your health and safety * Auditions are today for “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play” * Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiative begins * Season announcement delayed Read more here.

Pentacle Theatre now hiring

Pentacle Theatre Business/Box Office Customer Service Representative   Position type Full time, non-exempt Compensation $18 to $20 per hour. Health insurance offered after a 60-day trial period Location Salem, Oregon Pentacle Theatre is a 67-year-old nonprofit community theater powered by volunteers. We are seeking a confident, self-starter to join the small staff in its most…