Meet the 2018 Board Candidates

Each year, Pentacle Theatre members elect three new members to the board to replace three members whose terms have expired. The outgoing board members are Ed Arabas, Lisa Godwin and Matt Woolsey. The board presents the following slate of candidates for three-year terms beginning Jan. 1, 2019: Brett Hochstetler, Todd Logan and Lizabeth Rogers. Scroll…

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Little Shop of Horrors program available online

Read the Little Shop of Horrors program here. Inside, our governing board president David Ballantyne previews the end of 2018 and the start of our 2019 season. Little Shop of Horrors Program

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Call for applications: AACT Oregon One-Act Play Festival

Call for applications Pentacle Theatre is seeking proposals for one-act production to represent the theater in the AACT Oregon One-Act Play Festival on March 10, 2019, at The Historic Grand Theatre in Salem. If selected to represent Pentacle Theatre, the production will compete for the opportunity to represent the state in a regional competition in…

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Open auditions for The Producers

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Oct 26, 2018 Contact: Lisa Joyce, 503-485-4300 lisa@pentacletheatre.org What: Open auditions for The Producers — book by Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan; music and lyrics by Mel Brooks. Directed by Robert Salberg. When: 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 8. Where: Pentacle Theatre, 324 52nd Ave. NW, off Highway 22. About 6 miles west of…

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Smash sci-fi musical comedy “Little Shop of Horrors” Nov. 9 – Dec. 1

One of theatre’s strangest, funniest and most beloved musical comedies, Little Shop of Horrors, brings its sci-fi charm and blood-lusting plant from outer space to the Pentacle Theatre stage Nov. 9 – Dec. 1. Mixing weird happenings and unrequited love set in a run-down florist shop, Howard Ashman and Alan Menken of Disney’s The Little…

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Pentacle Theatre to hold open auditions for DISTRACTED

What: Open auditions for DISTRACTED, written by Lisa Loomer. Directed by Lucas Hill and Isaac Joyce-Shaw When: 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 20. Where: Pentacle Theatre 324 52nd Ave. NW, off Highway 22 About 6 miles west of downtown Salem, Oregon Casting: Five adult females, two adult males, one teen girl, one boy age 9-12. Excellent…

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Get your early Halloween vibe on with Dracula Sept. 28 – Oct. 20

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                       Contact: Lisa Joyce, 503-485-4300 Sept. 10, 2018                                                                                                  lisa@pentacletheatre.org   Just in time to get you in the mood for Halloween, Dracula, Steven Dietz’s adaptation of the classic Bram Stoker scary story, takes to the Pentacle Theatre stage Sept. 28 – Oct. 20. Directed by David Ballantyne, with support from assistant director Heathre…

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Pentacle announces Dracula book club, led by local author Michael Strelow

We are thrilled to announce that Michael Strelow will again lead a Pentacle Theatre book club–this time for our Oct. 4 performance of Dracula! He last led a discussion group for our 2016 production Of Mice and Men. Bram Stoker was an Irish author with theater connections. Michael taught Irish literature for many years, and…

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