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  • Thoughts from an Intern on Intimate Apparel

    It is so exciting to be reading the reviews from the opening of Intimate Apparel this weekend. At the theater, we were all profoundly impacted by the story that Lynn Nottage so expertly crafts, and to know that our audience felt the same way makes all of the hard work we do worth it. When…  Read More

    Opening Night: The Light at the end of the Tech-Tunnel

    In the spirit of this blog being an insight into the way theatre actually happens here at DTF, I write this blog post to give you a glimpse into the most infamously difficult part of making a play: Tech Week. Our tech for Intimate Apparel technically started on Tuesday, but the ordered chaos of the…  Read More

    Our Young Playwrights

    One of my favorite events of the summer was this Monday night at the playhouse. I hope you were there, and if you weren’t, I’m sorry you missed it! Here’s what went down. On Monday evening we welcomed the winners of our fourth annual Jean E. Miller Young Playwrights Competition, along with family, friends, educators…  Read More

    The Stinky Cheese Man is up and running (Catch him while you can!)

    It’s been a crazy first week at DTF. We opened our season with The Stinky Cheese Man on Saturday and it’s such a great show. I love when we have the opportunity to bring theatre for young audiences into the community, because it’s such an important thing, to get children involved in the arts from…  Read More

    A Great Start to the Summer!

    Hello again! Today things really got started over at the Playhouse. We had our first meet and greet of the season, where staff and apprentices from all departments, along with the cast and creative team for the first play, get together to enjoy a lovely breakfast spread provided by our awesome company management team and…  Read More

    The Lark Retreat

    Welcome to the brand new DTF blog! We’re excited this year to be bringing you an eye-witness account of all the exciting happenings at the Dorset Theatre Festival, written by the very staff members and apprentices who make it happen every day! Check back here for great behind-the-scenes info and guest blogs by some of…  Read More