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Behind the Curtain

An insider’s view into the world of theatre and The Fools!

Here we share behind-the-scenes production insights and actor and creative/production staff interviews, diaries and musings. We’ll also be sharing in-depth show information and analysis to deepen the audience experience.

We are excited to bring the unique and personal stories of theatre to our audience and community. We hope you enjoy!

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Behind the Curtain: Livestreaming

Bringing Events, Performances & Conversations to you!

Company of Fools has some new toys, and we are excited to share them with you! Through the generous support of donors to the John C. Glenn Legacy Fund, we have purchased new audio and video equipment that will allow us, and SVMoA, to bring you more online content!

Here you can experience a wide range of conversations, performances, concerts, lectures, and so much more in the comfort of your own home through the magic of the internet.

 

Behind the Curtain Conversations on The History of Company of Fools with Denise Simone and Joel Vilinsky

Behind The Curtain:
Conversations On
the History of Company of Fools

Danny and the Deep Blue Sea
with Denise Simone and Joel Vilinsky

Thu, Jul 2, 6:30pm

FREE, Livestreamed Online
(donations strongly encouraged!)

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER & WATCH

This special Behind The Curtain, features CoF Founders Denise Simone and Joel Vilinksy in conversation with CoF Production Manager KO Ogilvie, discussing the very first CoF show ever: Danny and Deep Blue Sea. Denise, Joel, and KO will explore the importance of the production in the history of The Fools, the power of the story, and share anecdotes on their experience rehearsing and performing in the play. A wonderful walk down memory lane with crucial players in the history of Company of Fools.

The event will be livestreamed from the John C. Glenn Stage at the Liberty Theatre.

Behind The Curtain: In Conversation With The Cast & Crew of Woody Guthrie's American Song

Behind The Curtain:
In Conversation with The Cast & Crew of Woody Guthrie's American Song

Thu, Jul 9, 6:30pm

FREE, Livestreamed Online
(donations strongly encouraged!)

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER & WATCH

Join the cast and crew of one of CoF's most popular productions ever for conversation, anecdotes, and maybe even a song or three from Woody Guthrie's American Song!

Join actors Tess Makena, Andrew Alburger, Matt Musgrove, Chris Carwithen, and Karen Nelsen, alongside sound engineer Chris Henderson and Musical Director RL Rowsey for a walk down memory lane! The artists will talk about the show, their favorite moments, their challenges and triumphs, and answer questions from YOU, our fans!

 


Behind the Curtain: Blog

  • RIchardPryor

    FOOLISH RECOMMENDATIONS

    Chris Henderson: Stand Up for Human Rights

  • KO Second Blog

    FOOLISH RECOMMENDATIONS

    K.O. Ogilvie: Runtastic Gardening Birdsperience

  • CC- Gaming

    FOOLISH RECOMMENDATIONS

    Chris Carwithen: The Art of Gaming

  • Arsenic

    FOOLISH RECOMMENDATIONS

    Scott Palmer: Film Adaptations of Classic Plays

  • Pat's Head Shot

    FOOLISH RECOMMENDATIONS

    Patrick Szczotka: TV Show Recommendations

  • Christine Leslie

    STAGES OF WONDER (EPISODE 6)

    At Home Theatre Games

  • KO

    FOOLISH RECOMMENDATIONS

    K.O. Ogilvie: Recommendations for Isolation Fun

  • Pink Floyd

    FOOLISH RECOMMENDATIONS

    Chris Henderson: Mixtape of Music Recommendations

  • What's Missing?

    STAGES OF WONDER (EPISODE 5)

    At Home Theatre Games

  • What do you hear?

    STAGES OF WONDER (EPISODE 4)

    At Home Theatre Games

  • What is it?

    STAGES OF WONDER (EPISODE 3)

    At Home Theatre Games

  • Paper Books

    FOOLISH RECOMMENDATIONS

    Kris Olenick: Volunteering

  • CoF Blog

    FOOLISH RECOMMENDATIONS

    Scott Palmer: Shakespeare Film Favorites

  • Foolish Recommendations - Chris Carwithen: Movie Musicals

    FOOLISH RECOMMENDATIONS

    Chris Carwithen: Movie Musicals

  • Company of Fools Stages of Wonder At Home Theatre Games (Episode 2)

    STAGES OF WONDER (EPISODE 2)

    At Home Theatre Games

  • Stages of Wonder At Home Theatre Games

    STAGES OF WONDER & THE MAGIC HAT (EPISODE 1)

    At Home Theatre Games

  • Scott Palmer, Producing Artistic Director, Company of Fools

    BEHIND THE CURTAIN: THE NICETIES #2

    DIRECTOR'S NOTES: The Simple Fact Is, Facts Aren’t Simple

  • Claudie McCain in Company of Fools The Niceties

    BEHIND THE CURTAIN: THE NICETIES #1

    Continuing To Learn Everyday

  • Orion Bradshaw

    BEHIND THE CURTAIN: MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY #1

    Community

  • Scott Palmer (COF Artistic Director)

    BEHIND THE CURTAIN: CRY IT OUT #3

    Cry It Out and Civic Practice

  • Denise Simone (Director)

    BEHIND THE CURTAIN: CRY IT OUT #2

    We Do Our Best

  • Michelle Carter (Actor)

    BEHIND THE CURTAIN: CRY IT OUT #1

    Finding the Truth in Cry It Out


Foolish Voices: A Company of Fools Podcast

Foolish Voices

A Company of Fools Podcast

"Foolish Voices" is an opportunity for theatre fans and supporters all across the world to hear about how theatre artists, thinkers, and makers are responding to the current global health crisis. Each episode features a theatre artist (actor, director, critic, academic, designer, etc) telling us more about their lives, about how they are responding to COVID-19, and about their hopes for the future of our art form.