Brookfield Theatre Seeking Proposals for 2018 Featured

Post by In ArtsWestern News On 05 August 2017

A call for proposals for 2018:

Brookfield Theatre is currently seeking proposals for 2018. As a valued Brookfield Theatre follower, we invite you to add your voice to our selection process. If you have a suggestion for 2018, whether it is a general comment or a specific show you would like to see, please email your comments and suggestions to:  Lou Okell at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Call For Directors for 2018

Brookfield Theatre is currently accepting submissions for its 61st season of shows! 

Under the guidance of our 60th Anniversary Artistic Director Will Jeffries, The Brookfield Theatre for the Arts is celebrating a successful season with well received hit shows including CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF, BENT, DAMN YANKEES, FROST/NIXON, and NOISES OFF! The Board of Directors thanks Will for his excellent stewardship of our 60th Anniversary Season. Although Will has now stepped down as AD, Brookfield Theatre continues to strive for artistic excellence and quality entertainment for the Brookfield community. 

For 2018, we are seeking enthusiastic directors willing to share their energy and talent to create shows that are challenging, entertaining and inspiring for performers and audiences. 

Our regular season of up to 5 shows includes musicals, comedies, and dramas. Each show will receive between 7 and 14 performances. We are also accepting proposals for script readings and other special projects to enhance our regular season.

Your proposal should include:

1. Your name, contact information, and a brief resume with relevant coursework and experience. Include at least 1 reference.

2. The show or shows you are proposing. Multiple submissions are welcomed and encouraged. Include alternates or your willingness to consider alternates if applicable.

3. Your thoughts on why, in general, you would like to direct this show at Brookfield Theatre.

4. A brief outline of the production requirements for the show. Please include cast size, thoughts on casting, ideas for set, lighting, costuming, technical and creative aspects, any personnel that you may have or need, and any production challenges particular to the show you propose.

5. A copy of the script (plays) or recording (musicals).

6. Schedule preference (winter, spring, summer, late summer, fall) and any schedule conflicts.

The deadline to submit is Sept. 1, 2017. Proposals may be sent via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by mail to: Brookfield Theatre, PO Box 528, Brookfield, CT 06804 

If you are not familiar with the theater, visit our website at to see a list of recently produced shows and special events, or contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions.

All submissions will be seriously considered. Our final season will be voted on by the Board of Directors at its October meeting and will be announced at our annual Paddys celebration on Sat., Nov. 25 at the theater.

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