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Welcome to your source for all the information you need regarding Cannon Theater Company! Rehearsal schedules and important links will be posted here, along with FAQs, special events, and ticket information.

Audition Information for CTC's Fall Production

Auditions for Cannon Theater Company’s fall one-act production of “She Kills Monsters” are happening via Zoom on Thursday August 27 and Friday August 28 after school! All interested students grade 9-12 should follow the four steps/links below:

  1. Sign up here for one 20-minute time slot.
  2. Fill out this online audition form.
  3. Find audition instructions and scripts here.
  4. When it’s time for your Zoom audition, join the meeting here.

If you have any questions, contact amacdonald@cannonschool.org.

Cannon Theater Company FAQs

What is Cannon Theater Company?
Cannon Theater Company (CTC) is the Upper School after-school component of Cannon's co-curricular theater program. Every year CTC performs a fall play at the North Carolina Theater Conference (NCTC) and then at Cannon. In the winter, CTC performs a larger scale musical or play. Musicals compete in the high school musical theater awards, known as the Blumey Awards. Every spring looks different for CTC depending on our focus and performance opportunities. Committing to CTC for a season is similar to committing to a Cannon athletics team.
 
What shows will be performed this year?
In fall of 2020, we will perform a one-act production of "She Kills Monsters". Stay tuned for details.
 
Are parents involved in CTC?
There is a long tradition of collaboration in CTC between the Cannon Theater faculty, theater students, and their parents. Parents are instrumental in house management, supporting the cast and crew with snacks and drinks, lending/transporting large set pieces and props, and helping strike the set after final performances. Parents also help chaperone during the NCTC weekend and provide potluck meals on CTC Night. CAFTA (Cannon Advocates for the Arts) has a dedicated Theater liaison parent who supports CTC as well as the Upper School and Middle School theater curricular programs throughout the year.

What is the Cannon Theater Cabaret?
The Cannon Theater Cabaret is an annual end of season celebration in May for Cannon Theater Company members, Upper School theater class students, and their parents. The audience enjoys dessert and coffee while entertained by an evening of short scenes, songs, and award presentations. It is also the setting in which we celebrate the accomplishments of our graduating seniors.

I have more questions.

Email Mr. Mac at amacdonald@cannonschool.org any time to ask a question or set up a time to chat. Break a leg!

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