Theater under the Shell

New Pop-Up Summer Stock Theater

Calling all parties interested in Summer Stock Theater. A new program is being developed for our community – Pop-Up Summer Stock Theater. This is open to anyone 16 or older who loves the theater and wants to volunteer to help.
We are looking for actors, crew, costumers, publicists – anything associated with putting on a production, we can use the help.

You can email your interest or your questions to Joyce Beauvais at

Theater under the Shell will be held at the new band shell at McCook Point Park in Niantic.

To launch this exciting new addition to East Lyme, an initial production will be held this summer from Saturday, August 5 to Thursday, August 10th starting at 6:00PM. The production will be the lively comedy, BLITHE SPIRIT, written by Noel Coward and directed by Joyce Beauvais.

An OPEN CALL AUDITION will be held at the East Lyme Community Center on Tuesday, June 20th starting at 4:30PM and Friday, June 23rd starting at 4:30PM.

We are looking for Non-Equity actors – you must be available for three weeks of rehearsals in late July and early August and then be available for the show week. Please call the East Lyme Senior Center at 860-739-5859 to reserve your audition slot or with any questions.