Fiddler Cast List

Dear Auditioners, Casting is a tricky thing. When Ms. Figg-Franzoi and Ms. Houge cast any show we have a zillion things we have to take into consideration. When we cast at Homestead, we’re looking for positive energy, good auditions, the “Be Mighty” attitude, a willingness to try, directability, actors who are growing in their work … More Fiddler Cast List

How Physical Theatre Changed My Life over the Course of 4 Years and How it can Change Yours Starting Today

Nimble acrobats twirl on aerial silks with balletic grace worthy of a full-blown Cirque Du Soleil show. The performers don bodysuits with eye-catching purples and vivid blues, their costumes scintillate under grand spotlights. Using several aerial dance apparatuses and a bare stage, they play out a story for their eager audience. This show and these … More How Physical Theatre Changed My Life over the Course of 4 Years and How it can Change Yours Starting Today

Jump with me Teachers: A joyful plea from Amelia Figg-Franzoi

There is a precipice, the tallest in the world where you can’t see the bottom, and if you throw a stone to hear the end, the sound will never echo back to you.  Looking down you see nothing and it terrifies you.   Every year my students stand on that precipice, at least three times … More Jump with me Teachers: A joyful plea from Amelia Figg-Franzoi