We have finished the season! Whew! I pick seasons very far in advance. I know I am making mistakes somewhere but those mistakes don’t reveal themselves until many months later. This season started out very strong, then, kept going, and going…. Since August 15th The whole gang here has been on a tightrope, each […]
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Greetings! September is the traditional beginning of the theatre season. I don’t know why that is but I do like traditions. (If you know why or just have a hunch, comment on our Facebook page). I like the nervous energy. I like having so many companies opening their best stuff – even the press gets excited […]
Hi, I’m Charles Packard, Executive Producer here at The Aurora Fox. At The Fox, we are serious about connecting you to the passion and possibilities of life through engaging and inspiring theatre. We specialize in telling stories that help us all understand a bit more about ourselves and the unique subcultures that make up our […]
Greetings! The atmosphere in Aurora has changed significantly in the past few weeks. On the morning after the shooting we checked on the safety of all of our Fox family. Everyone in our little clan is safe. Others are not. On that morning, the show went on. The audiences came, and have kept coming. Now […]
Greetings! My first real paying job was as a Summer Stock Apprentice in Traverse City, Michigan. I was seventeen. We worked eighty hours a week and still had time for bonfires on the beach and reading Shakespeare at lunch. We all mixed together, the apprentices, the theatre owners and the old TV stars that headlined […]
Greetings! Aurora is a big place full of diverse people and cultures. We need all the help we can get to serve them, so this year The Fox will be putting our efforts into cultivating the success of other artists. In order to make more stage time available to others, The Fox is producing 4 […]
Greetings! Wow, summer is coming up fast. This is the first year both of my girls will be home all summer – panic is setting in about how to keep them entertained and their brains working for 3 months. Thankfully they love watching the plays here – Zosia insists that they are going to watch Charlottes […]