Barn Life: 2017
Sneak Peaks, Behind the Scenes Footage, and Exclusive Content for our 85th Summer Season!
The Barn Wins Again!
For the second year in a row, the Barn has been awarded the New England Theatre Conference’s Moss Hart Memorial Award for Professional Excellence! Last year, our production of Crazy for You garnered the top prize. This year, we’re incredibly proud that All Shook Up has been honored!
Camps Week Five: Pop Musicals!
Campers in Pop Musicals learned choreography to “C’mon Everybody” from All Shook Up and performed it on the Barn stage.
August 9: All Shook Up Opens!
Our final production with the 2017 Acting Intern Company, All Shook Up is truly rockin’ the Barn! Enjoy these photos from our celebration on the Porch, and for more production photos click HERE!
All Shook Up Rehearsal Preview
Inspired by and featuring the music of Elvis Presley®, All Shook Up has it all: mistaken identities, lovesick teenagers, tyrannical adults, and your favorite hits from Rock ‘n’ Roll’s greatest heartthrob. Based on Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, you won’t want to miss this hip swivelin’ musical spectacular!
Camps Week Three: Character Corner, Barn’s Best Musicals, and Tech Week
Campers had a full week working both on and off-stage! In Barn’s Best Musicals campers worked their way through some of the Barn’s biggest hits, from Singin’ in the Rain to Crazy for You! Click HERE for more photos from 2017 Camps!
Children’s Theater Series: Stuart Little
Director Brittany Sue Hines brought the classic E.B. White children’s story to life on the Barn stage with our incredibly talented Junior Intern company.
New London Barn Intern Idols #2: The Piano Man
The 2017 Acting Intern Company saluted the work of the Piano Man himself, Billy Joel. Enjoy these photos, but for more pictures click HERE.
Children’s Theater Series: Romeo and Juliet
The Junior Intern Company did the Bard proud with a stellar production of Romeo and Juliet, directed by former Acting Intern Company Member Andrew Miller (2013). Click HERE for more photos!
July 19: West Side Story Opens!
Director Keith Coughlin and Assistant Director/Choreographer Michael D. Jablonski toasted to the hard work of the cast and crew that made West Side Story possible! Enjoy these photos from the night, and click HERE for Production Photos!
Children’s Theater Series: The Snow Queen
The second show in the Junior Intern’s Children Series is The Snow Queen, an adaptation of the classic Hans Christian Andersen tale. Click HERE to see more photos from the production!
The 2017 Annual Gala and Online Auction
Thank you the entire community who came out to support the Barn, and help us raise over $10,000 to support the New London Barn Playhouse!
July 12: Souvenir Opens!
This hilarious and heartwarming story of artistic passion and one woman’s quest to pursue her dreams stars Barn favorite Sara Schoch as the delusional diva Florence Foster Jenkins.
4th of July at The Barn
New London Barn Intern Idols #1: Audience Choice!
The winning theme that YOU voted on was At the Movies: Songs of the Silver Screen. Click HERE to see more photos from the show!
The Secret Garden:
Kailey Boyle performs “Hold On”
For photos and more from The Secret Garden, check out this album!
The Secret Garden: YCN Interview with 2017 Acting Intern Company Member Kailey Boyle
The Secret Garden: An interview with Costume Designer Emily Kimball
June 24: Strawberry Festival
June 21: Welcoming the 2017 Junior Intern Company
June 14: GODSPELL Opens!
For more photos from GODSPELL, check out this photo album!
June 8: 60th Annual Straw Hat Revue Opens!
Here are just a few of the pictures from this year’s Straw Hat Revue. For more, check out this photo album!
June 2: Open Rehearsal with Lake Sunapee Region Center for the Arts
We welcomed members of the community into the Barn for intimate look at the creative process. Director Carol Dunne, Choreographer Kyle Brand, and the cast of GODSPELL rehearsed and performed some works-in-progress, and afterwards participated in a Q-and-A with the audience.
GODSPELL 2017: An Interview with
Director Carol Dunne
May 28: Welcoming the 2017 Acting Intern Company
This year’s Acting Intern Company are the product of over 1,000 auditions held in New York City, New England Theater Conference, and college campuses across the country. Here are some quick facts about our 2017 Interns:
Where They’re From
Most Represented College or University
May 27: Box Office Opens!
Lines wrapped around the building for patrons to get their tickets to the 2017 Sumer Season!