City Theatre of Independence City Theatre of Independence Staging a better community for over forty years, now featuring five exciting live productions and our annual Playwright Festival of new works, Simply Staged. Staging a better community for over forty years, now featuring five exciting live productions and our annual Playwright Festival of new works, Simply Staged. City Theatre of Independence Experience the Creation of Live Entertainment We provide an equal opportunity to engage in every aspect of live theatre. Experience the Creation of Live Entertainment! We provide an equal opportunity to engage in every aspect of live theatre. City Theatre of Independence Play a Part, Onstage or Off Every production and event produced by CTI is the result of amazing volunteers coming together to create an exciting adventure! Play a Part, Onstage or Off Every production and event produced by CTI is the result of amazing volunteers coming together to create an exciting adventure!

It may be intermission at the Powerhouse Theatre, but City Theatre is STILL going strong!

The Sermon Center has re-opened, with safety precautions in place. Masks are required and your temperature checked upon entering.

Announcing “A Selection of Shorts!”

On November 7th at noon in the new Liberty Lounge (located behind the Liberty Square Association at 108 S. Liberty Street), CTI will host a presentation of five one-act plays. Bring the seating of your choice. Safety precautions will be followed.

NOTE: Keep an eye on our newsletter, the CALLBOARD! We will keep you updated on everything City Theatre.

What’s New at CTI

Dancing in the Cloud

CTI VIRTUAL CHOREOGRAPHY 101
with Sophie Yancey

  • Saturday, January 23, 2021 – 10 AM – 12 PM
    Via Zoom
  • $40.00 Non-members / $35 Members
  • Expectations and Etiquette
  • Preparation for Dance Auditions
  • Basics
  • ChoreoBlocking
  • 6-8 Counts of Choreography
  • Mock Dance Audition
Acting Workshop

“I Don’t Need an Acting Class”

A virtual workshop with Milton Justice

Academy and Emmy Award winner and celebrated acting teacher Based on his book of the same name, this workshop seeks to demystify the craft of acting while answering the question, “Why take an acting class?”

  • Saturday, February 13, 2021 – 12 PM – 2 PM
  • Focusing on Basic Acting & Auditioning skills
  • 20 participant limit
  • $50 Non Member / $40 Members
  • Students will receive the Zoom code after enrolling

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