Archive for the 'Productions' Category

Colored Girls – Cast

Ringplay Productions held auditions last night (May 15th) for its upcoming production of For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf which will be staged at the Dundas July 18th, 19th & 20th and July 24th, 25th & 26th. The Play was written by Ntozake Shange and is being directed by […]

12 Angry Men – The Cast

Ringplay Productions held auditions last night (May 1st) for its upcoming production of 12 Angry Men which will be staged at the Dundas Theatre June 26th, 27th & 28th and July 4th, 5th, & 6th. The Play was written by Reginald Rose and is being directed by Philip A. Burrows. Rehearsals for this production will […]

Not My Good Child – Review

Stirring, but not much of a dramatic play… by Travis Carroll If you ask any Bahamian on the street who Michael Pintard is, you’ll get a resounding, “He’s one playwright and a poet ya see.” If you ask anyone in theatre who Michael Pintard is, you’ll get a, “He’s one of the most serious and […]

Mid-week update

Mikey Reiach’s production workshops began Monday night at the National Dance School. I (Nicolette) caught the end of the workshop, and I can tell you that those people who are enrolled in it are getting great exposure to what it takes to create live theatre. *** And meantime, Craig Pinder’s rehearsals for The Tempest are […]

Rehearsals begin!

The Tempest

As noted before, The Tempest has been cast. And here’s the cast: Prospero – Craig Pinder Ariel – Dana Ferguson Caliban – Kennedy Storr Miranda – Nicole Fair Bhatti Ferdinand – Gene (Lucas) Cage Gonzalo – Gordon Mills Michaela Alonso – Jane Poveromo Sebastian – Mik Bancroft Antonio – David Jonathan Burrows Stephano – Anthony […]

Tempest Casting Done!

Auditions were held for men today, and the missing parts have been cast. Thanks to all who came out and auditioned — and also to all who told us they were willing to be put to work in different ways. Have no fear. We’ll be putting you to work!

The Tempest – Second Casting Call

We’re still looking for a few good men. All the female parts have been cast, but we’re still looking for some men for The Tempest. We’ll be auditioning at the Hub, Bay and Colebrooke, between 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday August 8th, 2009. Audition pieces may be downloaded here.

The Tempest

In 2001, the inaugural Ringplay production was the Bahamian Macbeth. An adaptation of Shakespeare’s original play for a Bahamian setting and audience, it had been created originally during the 1970s by the late Rosanna Seaborn (aka Todd), and in 2000, the newly-formed Ringplay Productions modernized it for the 21st century. In it, Macbeth was transformed […]

Auditions for The Tempest

Yesterday we held the first auditions for The Tempest, Ringplay’s signature production for Shakespeare in Paradise. Running the auditions was our guest director Craig Pinder, a Bahamian actor whose career on London’s West End includes featured performances in Les Misérables and Mamma Mia! as well as numerous productions with the Royal Shakespeare Company. Craig’s co-directing […]