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A Particle of Dread

Opening October 18th, 2019
by Sam Shepard
Directed by Robert Estes

A Co-production with Anton’s Well Theatre Company.

Performed at Old Finnish Hall
1810 10th Street, Berkeley, CA 94710.

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Fall 2019 Staged Reading Series

Fall 2019 Staged Reading Series. In concert with A Particle of Dread.

Pay-What-You-Will   All readings start at 8 p.m.

  • Jizo, by Jane Goldsmith , directed by Gary Green Monday, October 21.
  • Lysistrata* by Ellen McLaughlin (tentatively), directed by Kayla Kaufmann, Monday, October 28.
  • A Man for All Seasons, by Robert Bolt, directed by Gabriel Ross Tuesday, November 4th.

Auditions TBA late September

A Particle of Dread

by Sam Shepard
Directed by Robert Estes
Oct 18 to Nov 10, 2019 at 7:30 PM
Friday & Saturday at 7:30 PM
Sunday at 7 PM

A Co-production with Anton’s Well Theatre Company. Performed at  Old Finnish Hall, 1810 10th Street, Berkeley, CA 94710.

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She Kills Monsters

By Qi Nguyen
Directed by Kayla Kaufmann

Opening January 10th, 2020

At LaVal’s Basement, 1834 Euclid Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709 Auditions TBA early November

"Actors Ensemble of Berkeley Day" - February 26th 2019

The City of Berkeley is declaring February 26th, 2019 Actors Ensemble of Berkeley Day. The City Hall declaration is at 6:00 at the BERKELEY CITY COUNCIL MEETING on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 6:00 PM  located at the SCHOOL DISTRICT BOARD ROOM   1231 ADDISON STREET, BERKELEY, CA 94702. 

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Thank You

Actors Ensemble of Berkeley is delighted to acknowledge the Berkeley Civic Arts Program and Civic Arts Commission's support in the form of a grant of $8,000.00 awarded in 2017. Also, a thank you to Theatre Bay Area for a grant of $2,500.00.

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The Merry Wives of Windsor

by William Shakespeare, A Staged Reading

adapted by Victoria Siegel

Saturday, June 29th at 4 p.m.,
At John Hinkel Park.. 
$10 Suggested donations.

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