The Genesee Center for the Arts at Genesee Community College is proud to announce the return of the Theatrical Association of New York State– TANYS Festival, the weekend of November 19 – 21, 2010. This is the third year in a row that TANYS will be hosted by Genesee Community College.
The TANYS Festival theme is “Our Thanks to Broadway” an intense, three-day celebration of Community Theatre. The Festival brings together theatre lovers from across New York State to mingle, network and make new friends.
A presentation of at least eight award-winning productions from all over New York State will take place, with the highly qualified Festival Adjudicator, Steven Willis, judging. In addition, during the weekend several new workshops are scheduled in Acting, Directing, Scene Design, Wireless Mics and the return of some favorites, Stage Combat, Auditioning and Makeup! Community residents are urged to join in the festival and discover the “theater” at the Stuart Steiner Theatre at Genesee Community College – a local state-of-the-art theatre facility!
“We once again welcome the TANYS festival back to Genesee Community College,” Maryanne Arena, director of Fine and Performing Arts at Genesee said. “This is such a wonderful event for students and local theatre-enthusiasts to watch performances and participate in educational acting workshops. Some of the best community theatre actors from the across the state will be in attendance to ‘wow’ local audiences.”
For complete details, registration and ticket on the TANYS Festival visit the website at www.tanys.org, deadline for registration is November 15, 2010.
The Genesee Center for the Arts Box Office will be open during the festival days only, November 19-21, contact phone number (585)-345-6814.
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