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!
San Antonio, Texas - On January 29, 2018, The Surround Project partnered with the Barshop JCC and their Special Needs & Inclusion Department to host a free seminar for cultural arts administrators in San Antonio. The first of a series in cultural accessibility, this seminar focused on utilizing ASL Interpretation at events. Both professionals and … Continue reading Resources – Accessibility in the Arts Seminar: ASL Services
Welcome to 2018! At this time last year The Surround was born and we were hosting auditions for our first production, Bill Cain's 9 Circles. What a year it was! Throughout 2017, The Surround partnered with so many fantastic organizations, raised funds at our production to support our friends at Heel the Heroes, and hosted author … Continue reading A New Year for The Surround: Thank You!
ASL Interpreters Robert Cardoza, Jr. & Vanessa Gamboa join The Surround Project It's the closing weekend of The Surround Project's production of 9 Circles by Bill Cain. As part of our mission to provide multiple points of access to our community, we have invited Robert & Vanessa to interpret the play on Saturday June 24th. … Continue reading Artist(s) o’the Week
The Surround Project's inaugural production is open! At each performance, audiences get a chance to meet Marine Corps Vet Lyndon Villone and his service dog Ice the Husky. You can learn more about Heel the Heroes and their incredible healing work here. Lyndon, Ice, and their friend 24 year Marine Veteran Christi Allen, visited our … Continue reading Meet our friends at Heel the Heroes!
Father's Day is next weekend - get the perfect gift this Sat June 10 Here's a great idea if there is a Dad in your life who enjoys these things: books, history, World World II history, learning things. Author & historian will be at The Surround Project this Saturday June 10th at 7:30pm to share … Continue reading A great gift for Dad!
Preserving a history of American war letters On a personal note Recently Zach's grandfather Marvin Yarotsky passed away at 93 years old - a man with talents and interests to fill many lifetimes. He served in World War II as a member of the Super Sixth (General Patton's Sixth Armored Division) and fought in the battle of … Continue reading Meet author Andrew Carroll
Catch The Surround Project's Texas premiere production of Bill Cain's 9 Circles at The Classic Theatre of San Antonio. Classic Theatre is turning 10 years old this upcoming season! It seems like just a moment ago that Surround founder Eva Laporte and actor Andrew Thornton shared the stage in the inaugural season's production of The … Continue reading Where’s the show?
This post goes out to our friends and fam from far (or a few hours) away. There are amazing places to rest your head when you come to town to catch 9 Circles. Here's a short list of places to stay when you come visit. WHERE TO STAY AIR BNB has great locations in San Antonio, … Continue reading Stay & Play in SA!
Today in the Surround: Info about an amazing veterans' service, It's A Small World at KLRN, and an invite for a free movie on Thurs April 13 at the Pearl. from Eva's desk: I've been out and about connecting with local San Antonio resources for veterans, and sharing information about our production of 9 … Continue reading Join us at KLRN & IndieLens screening & discussion of documentary NATIONAL BIRD