Community Partnership Spotlight: Meet our friends at Alpha Home To take a closer look at the themes in FOUR PLACES by Joel Drake Johnson, The Surround Project has partnered with several non-profit agencies providing services or resources in San Antonio. We talked to Angela White, CEO of Alpha Home, about our partnership and the connection … Continue reading Surround Spotlight: Alpha Home
Community Partnership Spotlight: MEET OUR FRIENDS AT JEWISH FAMILY SERVICE OF SAN ANTONIO In Joel Drake Johnson’s play FOUR PLACES, The Surround Project is exploring the connection between family dynamics and individual mental wellness. One of our partner agencies is Jewish Family Service. CEO Talli Dolge, MS, will join us at the performance on Friday, … Continue reading Surround Spotlight: Jewish Family Service of San Antonio
Meet Kathy Couser Certainly the phrase “tour de force” is an overused, under-earned term in reviews of theatre performance, but in the case of actor Kathy Couser that’s exactly what she is delivering in Joel Drake Johnson’s Four Places. San Antonio audiences know and love Kathy’s performances on stage but they haven’t seen her quite … Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Kathy Couser
Catch The Surround Project's San Antonio premiere production of Joel Drake Johnson's FOUR PLACES at The Classic Theatre of San Antonio. JOIN US!When you visit the Classic, you'll want to plan to arrive a few minutes early to park. Please remember, unlike a lot of shows, there is NO LATE SEATING for any performance of FOUR … Continue reading Where’s the show? Is it accessible?
Meet Catherine Babbitt Catherine Babbitt plays a central role in Joel Drake Johnson's FOUR PLACES opening Thursday, June 13th for an eight-show run. Her character, Ellen, is a daughter, sister, widow, psychologist and mediator. Catherine brings her considerable talent and experience along with her grounded sense of calm intelligence to the role and acts … Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Catherine Babbitt
Meet Sarah Fisch Sarah Fisch is an actor, writer, stand-up comic, and all around colorful gal. She plays the role of Barb in Joel Drake Johnson's FOUR PLACES opening June 13th with The Surround Project. Asking Sarah questions is like fishing in a barrel at the carnival, you know you're going to come out with … Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Sarah Fisch
Over the next few weeks, we will spotlight the artistic team and our community partners for the upcoming production of FOUR PLACES by Joel Drake Johnson | June 13 - 23, 2019 Meet Andrew Thornton The Surround Project is honored to work with actor Andrew Thornton again (he was in The Surround's inaugural production of … Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Andrew Thornton
Happy Opening! The Classic Theatre of San Antonio is an amazing partner to The Surround Project. They've hosted us in their space for rehearsals and performances for our first production of 9 Circles and are doing the same for us this summer with Four Places. Please join us to celebrate the opening weekend of their … Continue reading Happy Opening to Our Friends at Classic Theatre!
The Surround Project, a theatre collective in San Antonio, launched in 2017 with the inaugural production of Bill Cain's critically acclaimed play, 9 Circles. Although a stack of wonderful plays was piled high in our home, we took our time to find the right story to tell next. The story and the production process have to … Continue reading Announcing our next production!
FREE WORKSHOP FOR CULTURAL ARTS ADMINISTRATORS Many of San Antonio's arts and cultural organizations are now incorporating accessibility services into their events. Would you like to learn more about utilizing American Sign Language Interpreters at your event or venue? The Surround Project partners with the Barshop JCC Special Needs & Inclusion Project to host ASL … Continue reading ACCESSIBILITY IN THE ARTS: ASL Toolkit for San Antonio’s Cultural Arts Orgs