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January Newsletter

Aurora Fox News January, 2016                 The Fox subscribes to the concept of non-traditional casting. That means that when the ethnicity of a character is irrelevant to the telling of the story and fulfilling of the playwright’s vision, actors of any ethnicity should be considered for casting.  Beyond […]

Reward yourself. Arabian Nights is a Rare Treat!

Reward yourself. Arabian Nights is a Rare Treat! The Aurora Fox production of “The Arabian Nights”, a play. Written by Mary Zimmerman by Jack Casperson.   Opening night. All research indicates an evening of chamber theater. Storytelling. Colors, and movement.Playwrite Mary  Zimmerman, who brought Ovid’s “Metamorphosis” to the theater world, offers her take on “1001 […]

Winter 2016 Drama Classes

ANNOUNCING WINTER DRAMA CLASSES for 2016 Play with Us! Performing arts skills build muscle, brains & self-esteem. The Aurora Fox and the City of Aurora offer a variety of acting camps and drama classes year round! Classes range from 4-6 weeks, 1-3 hours per day, and meet once a week.   Available classes vary by age group. Register today […]

Little Women the Musical

For the Holidays, The Aurora Fox Presents: Little Women, the Musical a timeless story of girls becoming women. Book by Sean Hartley, Music by Kim Oler, and Lyrics by Allison Hubbard. November 27-December 27, 2015 on the Aurora Fox Mainstage       This all-new musical, based upon Louisa May Alcott’s beloved 19th century novel, vividly brings to […]

The Arabian Nights

 The Aurora Fox presents:   The Arabian Nights adapted by Mary Zimmerman in the Aurora Fox Studio January 8 – February 14, 2016     King Sharyar marries, and murders a new bride each night.  Scheherezade survives her first, and 1000 more nights, by telling the King stories so spellbinding that he  must hear more.  Playwright […]

Catch Me If You Can

The Aurora Fox Presents Catch Me If You Can April 22-May 15, 2016  Catch Me If You Can is a high-energy musical adventure based on the true story of Frank Abignale, Jr. a teenager who runs away in search of a glamorous life. Catch Me If You Can! Fox Favorite Piper Lindsay Arpan is set […]

Black Elk Speaks

The Aurora Fox  is proud to present Black Elk Speaks, based on the book by John Neihardt. March 18-April 10, 2016 on the Aurora Fox Mainstage  Black Elk Speaks is the story of the vision of medicine-man and healer, Black Elk, of the Oglala Lakota.  His vision, as presented onstage, recounts the history of his […]

American Idiot

Ignite Theatre presents American Idiot January 2-January 24, 2016 on the Aurora Fox Mainstage.   Book and Lyrics by Billie Joe Armstrong Book by Michael Mayer Music and Lyrics by Green Day Directed and Choreographed by Jeffrey Parizotto Assistant Director: Becky Trampler Music Director: Jason Tyler Vaughn Costumes by: Elijah Meader Set Design by: Michael […]

Little Women the Musical

      For the Holidays, The Aurora Fox Presents: Little Women, the Musical, a timeless story of girls becoming women. November 27-December 27, 2015. This all-new musical, based upon Louisa May Alcott’s beloved 19th century novel, vividly brings to life the March family of Concord, Massachusetts. In a time of war and sacrifice, Jo, Meg, […]

Jekyll and Hyde Guest Blog: Transformation Part II

Transformation Part II: As Jekyll & Hyde comes to the Aurora Fox a “superfan” finds his own inner Jekyll & Hyde in the theatre. My transformation has continued on its own accord and quickened pace.  It is clear that my life has been radically altered. Just weeks ago I entered the front door of the theater […]