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An October to Remember at The REP Theatre – Seaside, FL

A Dramatic Fall Play Series, Concert Series & Luxury Vacation Home Raffle
 The Repertory Theatre – Seaside, FL is ready for an October to remember with an adult Fall Play Series, LIVE@TheREP Concert Series and a Membership party in Rosemary Beach with a beach house raffle. “As we transition out of our kids and family oriented summer programs, the REP has an exciting and diverse Fall programming schedule focused on our adult patrons”, said REP Chairman Bert Trucksess.

For theatre lovers, back by popular demand, the internationally acclaimed UK creative team of Nicholas Collett and Gavin Robertson will perform three plays on multiple nights from October 18th to November 4th. Described as “masters of their craft,” Nicholas Collett and Gavin Robertson have produced numerous collaborative works for theatre since the ‘80’s. They will be presenting the creative and thought provoking Six Sided Man; the James Bond spoof, Bond: an Unauthorised Parody and the Shakespeare inspired comedy, Your Bard! which was written while a part of the Escape to Create artist residency program in Seaside this past January. Based in England, Collett and Robertson each enjoy international solo careers as actors, directors, producers and educators. Special pricing is available for patrons that would like to see all three shows!

Beginning on October 1st, The REP will be rockin’ with their LIVE@TheREP Fall Concert Series with a performance from Kent DuChaine who will be bringing the Delta Blues back to Seaside. Each of the artists are hand picked to bring new and exciting experiences to our audience, along with some local favorites like Jeff Black. Caroline Cotter brings an international flair, while Kim Richey plays songs of your heart and Amy Black just belts out some soul. Linda McRae was just recently inducted to the British Columbia Entertainment Hall of Fame and you’ve probably heard Dan Navarro perform on some of your favorite TV shows and movies. Every concert in the LIVE@TheREP Series sets the audience in an intimate venue with the music industry’s Grammy nominated powerhouses.

The REP’s annual Membership Party on Monday, October 17th not only celebrates our fabulous Members but we’re also raffling off a week long stay at Sunburst Beach Vacation’s beach house, Hopetown on the Green in Rosemary Beach. There will be great complementary food from Roux30A, Grayton Beer and wine, as well as live music from Chris Alvarado! The party is for Members Only but it’s easy to join online or at the party, starting at just $60. Raffle tickets are just $25 each or 5 for $100, and you do not need to be a Member to win or be present to win. Raffle tickets and Membership with The REP offers a great opportunity to support the arts, get great ticket discounts and local business discounts, as well as priority notification of upcoming REP events.

“It’s a great time to visit the REP and if you like what you see and hear, please consider becoming a member,” Trucksess added. For more information about upcoming REP events and tickets, please visit LoveTheREP.com or contact Rebecca@LoveTheREP.com.


About The REP Theatre
Celebrating its 16th season, The Repertory Theatre is Northwest Florida’s premier professional theatre company. The REP has built itself into a first-rate regional theatre, attracting some of the finest talent from around the country. The REP’s host of talented theatre professionals and group of dedicated volunteers work together to entertain more than 30,000 people each year. Having established an indoor home on the stage of the 75-seat Meeting Hall Theatre in downtown Seaside, Florida, The REP has never stopped broadening its horizons, adding new programming and new venues in Seaside and beyond to better reach its expanding audience base. For five years, The REP has provided a successful drama mentoring programs to area elementary and middle schools that introduces and teaches students all aspects of theatre including lights, sound, costumes, sets and stage management.

The REP’s Fall Play and Concert Series 
Delta Blues with Kent DuChaine – LIVE@TheREP Fall Concert Series   
Saturday, October 1st at 7:30PM
Tickets: $25
Kent DuChaine and his 1934 National Steel guitar, Leadbessie bring the Delta Blues back to The REP stage. Kent’s early days with the Blues involved him both living and learning the Blues life. The Grammy-nominated recording artist has played with Blues legends Johnny Shine, Muddy Waters, Bukka White, Howlin’ Wolf, John Lee Hooker, Albert Collins, Margie Evans and many more legends. Following the Blues trails alone and unhindered gave him the freedom to play where and when he wanted, for whatever he could get, even if it was just a meal and a drink. He has spent most of the last 20 years traveling back and forth to Europe and has done close to 100 European tours of 4-6 weeks each. He has logged millions of miles and many 1000’s of shows.
Tickets: http://lovetherep.com/kent-duchaine-is-livetherep/
Poster: https://www.dropbox.com/s/rsznsj0cswl53zz/Kent%20DuChaine%20Fall%202016-WEB.jpg?dl=0

Caroline Cotter – LIVE@TheREP Fall Concert Series
Friday, October 7th at 7:30PM
Tickets: $25
Music has always been at the heart of Caroline Cotter’s life, alongside an insatiable passion for travel and global exploration. In the past ten years, Caroline has lived in and traveled to 28 countries on five continents. Experiences in different countries and cultures have greatly influenced her life and work thus far.  With a captivating  soprano voice and award-winning songwriting, her music takes you all over the world: from a Parisian salon to an Indian ashram, to a bluegrass festival campfire, to the depths of the human heart.
Tickets: http://lovetherep.com/caroline-cotter-is-livetherep/
Poster: https://www.dropbox.com/s/wu61vr1tjw8ab6z/Caroline%20Cotter%20Fall%202016%20-%20WEB.jpg?dl=0

Kim Richey – LIVE@TheREP Fall Concert Series 
Saturday, October 15th at 7:30PM
Tickets: $25
Two-time Grammy-nominated Kim is a storyteller; a weaver of emotions and a tugger of heartstrings. Tender, poetic and aching with life’s truths, Kim’s songs transport you to her world, where words paint pictures and melodies touch the soul. And then there’s her voice. Pure, arresting and honest, it makes you take notice; Kim has the kind of voice where if emotions were ribbons, they’d be streaming in rainbow colours from the stage.
Tickets: http://lovetherep.com/kim-richey-is-livetherep/
Poster: https://www.dropbox.com/s/058wwot688euurs/Kim%20Richey%20Fall%202016-WEB.jpg?dl=0

REP Member Party & Vacation House Raffle 
Monday, October 17th 6:30-9:00PM
Raffle Tickets: $25 each or 5 for $100
Hopetown on the Green – 122 Hopetown Lane, Rosemary Beach, FL 32413
A single $25 raffle ticket enters you to win a week stay at the luxury beach home, Hopetown on the Green in Rosemary Beach by Sunburst Beach Vacations during The REP’s Membership Party on Monday, October 17th. The party starts at 6:30PM and will feature free food from Roux30A, Grayton Beer and wine to celebrate our Members. The raffle drawing is at 8:30PM. Online raffle ticket sales end at 8:00PM CST. Tickets are $25 each but you can also purchase 5 for $100. You do not have to be present at the party to win, but we hope you can join us! The party is Members-Only but it’s easy to become a Member of The REP, just visit LoveTheREP.com/Membership or join at the party.
Tickets and Info: http://lovetherep.com/membership-season-opening-party/
Poster: http://lovetherep.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/Membership-Party-2016-2.jpg

The Six Sided Man – Fall Play Series 
Tuesday, October 18th, Saturday, October 22nd, Tuesday, October 25th, Friday, October 28th, Tuesday, November 1st and Friday, November 4th at 7:30PM
Tickets: $25
After a sell out performance this spring at The REP with Escape to Create, Nicholas Collette and Gavin Robertson return with The Six Sided Man, an adaptation of the Luke Rhinehart cult classic novel, The Dice Man. The Six Sided Man tells the story of a psychiatrist who begins making life decisions based on the casting of the die. In its 30th anniversary year, this internationally toured production offers new audiences an opportunity to be seduced by chance! Following performances in USA, Australia, Hong Kong, Israel, Central America and more.
Tickets: http://lovetherep.com/the-six-sided-man/
Poster: http://lovetherep.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Six-Sided-Man4.jpg
Fall Play Series Poster: https://www.dropbox.com/s/zuwz0kv07ucwvvf/Fall%20Play%20Series%20-%20WEB.jpg?dl=0

Bond: An Unauthorised Parody – Fall Play Series 
Wednesday, October 19th, Wednesday, October 26th, and Wednesday, November 2nd at 7:30PM

Tickets: $25
Bond: An Unauthorized Parody focuses its attention on the James Bond phenomenon, spoofing the movies eagerly awaited by millions, and exploding every cliche in the books solo! In which Bond meets his greatest arch-villain yet – Ian Fleming himself! Along with a French sidekick, the usual female companion, a time-machine and the smallest car-chase in theatre history! To date, this production has been seen in the UK, Eire, USA, Russia and Australia, but there is nowhere he can’t get to!
Tickets http://lovetherep.com/bond-an-unauthorised-parody/
Poster: http://lovetherep.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Bond-2.jpg
Fall Play Series Poster: https://www.dropbox.com/s/zuwz0kv07ucwvvf/Fall%20Play%20Series%20-%20WEB.jpg?dl=0

Your Bard! – Fall Play Series 
Thursday, October 20th, Thursday, October 27th, and Thursday, November 3rd at 7:30PM
Tickets: $25
Your Bard! Begins as a TED Talk-style lecturhttp://e that explores the controversy centered around the true authorship of Shakespeare’s plays. The modern-day investigation of history is interrupted by The Bard himself as he kicks the door off the hinges and defends his reputation. Come and meet the man himself and take the lid off a legend in your local. He’ll tell you all about his family, what it’s like on tour and the glory days at the Globe. Intermingled with a few of his greatest hits – and maybe a sonnet or a song for the lovers.
Tickets: http://lovetherep.com/your-bard/
Poster: http://lovetherep.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/Your-Bard-2.jpg
Fall Play Series Poster: https://www.dropbox.com/s/zuwz0kv07ucwvvf/Fall%20Play%20Series%20-%20WEB.jpg?dl=0

Amy Black – LIVE@TheREP Fall Concert Series 
Friday, October 21st at 7:30PM
Tickets: $25
The Philadelphia Inquirer calls her ” an appealing cross between Bonnie Raitt and Mary Chapin Carpenter” with “songs that mix substance and accessibility.” A Boston-based artist with storytelling and southern tradition in her blood, her seamless blend of all things Americana, coupled with her soulful, smooth vocals and gift for bringing characters to life through song make her an artist that pleases lovers of blues, soul and country alike.
Tickets: http://lovetherep.com/the-amy-black-band-is-livetherep-october-21st/
Poster: https://www.dropbox.com/s/ts92sqo11p6m1t1/Amy%20Black%20Fall%202016%20-%20WEB.jpg?dl=0

Dan Navarro – LIVE@TheREP Fall Concert Series 
Saturday, October 29 at 7:30PM
Tickets: $25
For more than 20 years, Dan Navarro has written, recorded and toured to a fiercely loyal, energetic national audience. Starting his career as a songwriter, his songs have been covered by Pat Benatar, the Bangles, Dave Edmunds, The Temptations, Dionne Warwick and a host of others. Dan’s performances are marked by songs of rich insight and experience, delivered straight-up, with honesty, grace and heart, in his moving and expressive baritone voice.
Tickets: http://lovetherep.com/dan-navarro-is-livetherep/
Poster: https://www.dropbox.com/s/bari42gollu9e02/Dan%20Navarro%20Fall%202016%20-%20WEB.jpg?dl=0

Linda McRae- LIVE@TheREP Fall Concert Series 
November 5th at 7:30PM
Tickets: $25
Linda McRae is a Canadian, US based singer/songwriter who has built a following through amazing albums and a tireless  tour schedule. Performing on banjo, guitar and accordion her warm and world-weary voice, unforgettable melodies and thought-provoking lyrics, make McRae a captivating and sought-after artist.  Linda has performed in venues as diverse as Vancouver’s Orpheum Theatre and New Folsom Prison, where she performs and facilitates writing workshops for the inmates. These experiences lead to the creation of her Express Yourself Writing Workshops currently being presented in detox centres, alternative schools, and youth and adult correctional facilities across North America. She is also a BC Entertainment Hall of Fame Inductee.
Tickets: http://lovetherep.com/linda-mcrae-is-livetherep/
Poster: https://www.dropbox.com/s/ljeaxs193gwaai0/Linda%20McRae%20Fall%202016%20-%20WEB.jpg?dl=0

Jeff Black- LIVE@TheREP Fall Concert Series 
November 10th at 7:30PM
Tickets: $25
With song craftsmanship described as “perfect”, contemporary folk troubadour Jeff Black’s music is rooted in a storytelling family legacy, his older brother’s record collection, and the farmland of his Liberty, KS childhood. In a global career spanning three decades earning numerous awards, Nashville-based Black is acknowledged as a pioneering influence on modern folk and roots music. Black’s songs have earned GRAMMY recognition, radio chart-topping stats and numerous BMI awards. Although flying below the radar as a performer himself, he has been recognized by NPR as a musical pioneer in the digital age and his catalogue of critically acclaimed albums continues to grow. A master songwriter and performer, his passionate, soul driven live performances of songs from his vast catalog are not to be missed.
Tickets: http://lovetherep.com/jeff-black-is-livetherep/
Poster: https://www.dropbox.com/s/8r10jo235r97pa5/Jeff%20Black%20Fall%202016%20-%20WEB.jpg?dl=0

Tom Petty Tribute Concert 
Tuesday, November 15th at 7:00PM
Tickets: $70
The Waiting is the Hardest Part. Join The REP as we host our 7th Annual Tribute Concert and Fundraiser on Tuesday, November 15th. This year, The REP and area’s most amazing musicians will be celebrating the music of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. This one-night only night to remember is one of the hottest shows of the year, so book your tickets early as seating is limited.Tickets go onsale for Members on Monday, October 17th and General Admission ticket sales begin Friday, October 21st.
Tickets: http://lovetherep.com/tom-petty-tribute-concert/
Poster: https://www.dropbox.com/s/o2l0ll3xpa8ujhu/Tom-Petty-WEB.jpg?dl=0

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