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Out of the Wings: Ray Limon

Ray Limon

 

Ray has directed and choreographed productions for the Welk Resorts Theatre for over twenty five years including last seasons critically acclaimed production of “Cabaret”, Hello Dolly (2015 San Diego Critics Circle Award nomination Best Choreography), and “Chicago” (San Diego Bravo Award Best Choreography, Stage Scene LA Award best Director / Choreographer, San Diego Critics Circle Nomination Best Director).

He has staged over three hundred production across the country including South Pacific starring John Raitt, Christmas with Carol Channing at the Aqua Caliente Casino in Palm Desert, Liza Minelli’s Men Alive Concert at the Orange County Performing Arts Center, and The Men of Cave,a show he conceived, directed and choreographed at Pala Casino.

He has staged countless shows and special events for Disneyland and Walt Disney World including Walt Disney World’s Fourth of July Spectacular, the internationally televised Super Bowl XXl Half time show, and the opening to the Tournament of Roses Parade.

Ray has been awarded six Stage Scene LA Awards, two Los Angeles Robby Awards, the Desert Theatre League Award, two Inland Valley Theatre League Awards, two London Arms Pub and Playhouse Awards, and a San Diego Bravo Award for Outstanding Director and Choreographer. As a performer Ray has appeared in film and television including “Columbo”, “Excorcist ll-the Heretic”, and “Staying Alive” starring John Travolta.

 


See 42nd Street In Concert

Join us for an evening of 42nd Street in Concert featuring JT on Tour and alumni performers!

42nd street 2016

Join us for an evening of 42nd Street in Concert featuring JT on Tour and alumni performers!

This ONE NIGHT ONLY concert performance is directed by Rayme Sciaroni and promises to deliver a night of high energy song and dance that’ll have you humming along with some of the greatest Broadway standards of our time.

If you’re eight years of age or older and interested in auditioning, call 619-239-1311 to make an appointment. Auditions are July 11 from 5pm – 8pm.

7pm on Sunday, August 7, 2016
Doors open at 6:30PM
Case del Prado Theatre, Balboa Park
Tickets, $20 each

One Performance Only!


Old Friends Support New Challenges!

In honor of our premiere of Sweeney Todd and alumna director Marjorie Treger, fellow alumna Mary Oswell has offered to match any donation to Junior Theatre from now through September!

Sweeney cast and Marjorie

Above: Director Marjorie Tregor with Music Director Richard Morrison and the cast of Sweeney Todd.

 

In honor of our premiere of Sweeney Todd and alumna director Marjorie Treger, fellow alumna Mary Oswell has offered up a match of any donation to San Diego Junior Theatre from now through the end of September!  We are just shy of our annual giving fundraising goal, so the time is right to donate today.  

DONATE HERE!


Audition notice: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Mark your calendars!  Auditions for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang will be August 29, 30, & 31. The pre-audition meeting will be on Saturday, August 6, from 10 – 11 in the Casa del Prado Theatre. Registration for Fall classes begins Monday, August 1. Students must be registered in a Fall class to audition.

 

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang runs from October 28 – November 13, 2016 at the Casa del Prado Theatre.

 

2016 Chitty Chitty bang Bang logo


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42nd Street in Concert

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Join us for an evening of 42nd Street in Concert featuring JT on Tour and alumni performers!

This ONE NIGHT ONLY concert performance on Sunday, August 7th at 7pm, is directed by Rayme Sciaroni and promises to deliver a night of high energy song and dance that’ll have you humming along with some of the greatest Broadway standards of our time.

All tickets are $20 and can be purchased online here: ONLINE TICKETS or by calling 619-239-8355.

Announcing the 42nd Street in Concert cast! Don’t miss this one-night only event and chance to see current students alongside JT alumni!

http://juniortheatre.tix.com/Event.aspx?EventCode=861428

* denotes SDJT alumni
Alexandra Adsit
Chrissy Allen*
Chase Anichini
Jordan Anichini
Nick Asaro*
Fiona Beyerle
Alexa Bitsko*
Pierre Cozic
Lexi Blake
Daryl Daley*
Katy Dawson
Brenna Fineman
Zena Gallouzi
Kami Goldstein*
Rayne Gonzalez
Sonia Halle
Lisa Hernandez*
Emily Ince
Shane Jost*
Alexandra Lee*
Katie Moeser
Vincent Pasquill*
Marlee Phillips-Khoury
Kinzie Pipkin
CJ Rabine
Ruby Ross
Meredith Russo*
Hanna Samson

Fred Strack
Jacquelyn Voegele
Paulina Zepeda
Diego Zepeda