Delve into the Mysterious World of “Poe: Dreams of Madness” at Spotlight Acting School!

Join us for “Poe: Dreams of Madness,” a compelling production that offers young actors an immersive journey into the eerie and introspective world of Edgar Allan Poe’s literature. Directed by Jazzlyn Threlkeld, this play invites performers aged 9-14 to explore the depths of drama, emotion, and the macabre through Poe’s timeless tales and poems. This production provides a unique opportunity for participants to enhance their acting skills, delve into complex characters, and engage with the power of storytelling. Be a part of “Poe: Dreams of Madness” at Spotlight Acting School and reveal your talents in this intriguing and thought-provoking journey!

  • Audition Date: June 1, 1:30 pm
  • Location: The Spotlight Playhouse – 214 Richmond Rd, Berea, KY
  • Age Group: 14-18
  • Director: Jazzlyn Threlkeld
  • Performance Dates: September 27-29 
  • Rehearsal Schedule: Saturdays (Specific times to be announced)
  • Tuition: $85 per month before discounts and financial assistance
  • Financial Assistance: Available; meet with staff at the audition; no student turned away due to lack of funds
  • Inclusive: Spotlight is committed to including students with challenging and special needs in its productions, ensuring a supportive and accepting environment for all participants.
  • Casting Policy: Every child who auditions is guaranteed a role in the production.
  • Additional Productions: Added as needed to ensure all students have the opportunity to participate.
  • Audition Details: Read from the script, or demonstrate their ability to embody the mysterious and intriguing essence of Poe’s works. Participants may perform a monologue. 
  • Contact Information: For more details, contact Mr. Chad at [email protected] or 859-661-0600
Embrace the challenge and excitement of bringing Edgar Allan Poe’s hauntingly beautiful narratives to life. Whether you’re drawn to the complexity of his characters or the intricacy of his stories, “Poe: Dreams of Madness” offers a rewarding experience for all involved.