August 29, 2017

A message from Daniel P. Ryan, IGC’s Artistic Director

I am so happy and excited to be here, and to embark on our 5th Anniversary Season. This season is particularly unique as we are planning multiple performances of two musical shows. The first show touring to schools throughout the year and in the community is The Golden Door. Commissioned by In Good Company to address topics of immigration, this show has been performed in past years to numerous schools in the region. This year we are working again with local playwright Joyce Van Dyke to update both her original script and the music for a revitalized production. The second show touring this year is another updated favorite, None But The Best. Beloved playwright Patrick Gabridge and I have teamed up to present a musical story about historical figure Daniel Sharp Ford, and his monumental newspaper “The Youths Companion” to share a story about conflict, charity, and the impact of the press […]
August 3, 2017

In Good Company announces 2017-2018 auditions

In Good Company announces auditions for the 2017-2018 season.  We are seeking performers ages 10 and up of all voice parts as ongoing members of the ensemble.  All new and returning members will be cast in each show performed by In Good Company during the season. Auditions will be held on Thursday, August 31 and September 7 from 3:00 to 5:30 pm (primarily for child auditioners) and from 6:00 to 9:30 pm (primarily for adult auditioners), at First Parish in Waltham, 50 Church Street in Waltham.  Each person auditioning will be given a 10-minute slot; if you indicate a preferred time period, we will endeavor to meet your request. Auditioners should prepare: A short song (a capella or accompanied). A short monologue (not required, but encouraged for children).  You may also be asked to read from the scripts of our two shows, The Golden Door and None But the Best. A […]