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Clarksville’s Fronkensteen Theater to hold Redeye 10 Minute Play Festival

 

Fronkensteen Experimental Theatre Group - Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – At 8:00pm on Friday, September 27th, 6 directors will meet with six casts to rehearse and stage a 10 minute play. The only problem? They have only 24 hours to produce it.

Show time starts at 8:00pm on Saturday the 28th at the Austin Peay State University Morgan University Center Ballroom and like the saying goes, the show must go on!

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Fronkensteen Experimental Theatre Group begins its Second Season with a lot of Firsts

 

Fronkensteen Experimental Theatre GroupClarksville, TN – The Fronkensteen Experimental Theatre Group (FETG) will open its second season with Shifting Gears: Three Plays by Jeri Weiss on the Friday and Saturday of January twenty-seventh and twenty-eighth directed by Ricky Young. The play will be performed at The Coup starting at 8:00pm.

This production marks the first play in Fronkensteen’s partnership with The Playwright’s Lab at Hollins University in Roanoke Virginia. The partnership came about when Artistic Director Ricky Steven Young Jr., also a member of the Playwright’s Lab, discovered a gap in their regular programs and services. «Read the rest of this article»

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Fronkensteen Experimental Theatre Group Presents Last Play of its First Season

 

Fronkensteen Experimental Theatre GroupClarksville, TN – Fronkensteen Experimental Theatre Group is proud to announce that they will be putting on the last play of their first season, “Last Hope for Twenty Miles” at The Coup starting on Thursday December 15th through Saturday the 17th. All performances are at 4:00pm and tickets are only $4.00.

Directed by Sara Schichtel this play, written by Fronkensteen’s founder, Ricky Steven Young Jr., is an excellent capstone to Fronkensteen’s first season. “We have had so many stops and starts, gotten so many bumps and bruises along the way that this performance is almost a celebration that we have made it through this year. «Read the rest of this article»

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Fronkensteen Calls out to Local Playwrights

 

Written by Ricky Steven Young Jr.
Fronkensteen Experimental Theatre Group

Fronkensteen Experimental Theatre GroupClarksville, TN – Ricky Steven Young Jr., the Founder and Artistic Director of the Fronkensteen Experimental Theatre Group announces that they will be holding their first ever open submissions by local playwrights.

“Open Submissions open the doors to everyone in the community to share their work to us,” says Young, “Fresh voices always make for greater theatre and it has been our mission to share those voices with the community.” Any playwrights that send in a new play to Fronkensteentheater@gmail.com by November 30th are guaranteed to have their work considered for its next season. «Read the rest of this article»

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Fronkensteen Experimental Theatre Group Opens the Stages at the Coup

 

Written by Ricky Steven Young Jr.

The CoupClarksville, TN – On Thursday October 20th and Friday October 21st, the Fronkensteen Experimental Theatre Group will host an open stage at The Coup on Crossland Avenue at 9:00pm. Admission is donations only.

Fronkensteen is a non profit theatre group that opened its first season this year and is eagerly anticipating opening its second season next year. All acts wishing to participate should arrive early because the order will be taken at the door at 8:30pm. The first fifteen acts to arrive will make it onstage. The admission is donations only and all donations will go to funding Fronkensteen’s next second season. «Read the rest of this article»

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Fronkensteen Experimental Theatre Group Presents Heart of Glass

 

A New Play by Robert Tonner

Heart of Glass Clarksville, TN - Fronkensteen continues it’s first season next week staging Heart of Glass by local playwright Robert Tonner.

Heart of Glass is the story of Tabitha, a successful officer in the Air Force, who tries to take back control over her life and kick out the piece of trash boyfriend that’s been leeching off of her while she’s been deployed. Robert Tonner, a former mission planner with the air force, says of his own play, “Everyone has been through, or knows someone who has been through, a really bad breakup. «Read the rest of this article»

 



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