A Noise Within Announces 2020-21 Season

Geoff Elliott and Julia Rodriguez-Elliott are the producing artistic directors preparing for A Noise Within’s 2020-21 season.

“Through the ages and from the ashes of troubled times, the human spirit, indomitable and eternal, rises,” A Noise Within Producing Artistic Directors Geoff Elliott and Julia Rodriguez-Elliott said in a mutual statement. “Yes, we have all been united by particularly strange and trying days of late. And across the globe, along with inevitable chaos and conflict, our better angels are on shining display. Kindness, empathy, a helping hand to a stranger; these are the human qualities A Noise Within chooses to celebrate in our season. Hence our 2020-21 season theme, Spirits Rising!” Continue reading “A Noise Within Announces 2020-21 Season”

A Noise Within Presents Virtual Gala April 22-24

A Noise Within (ANW), a Pasadena-based acclaimed classic repertory theatre, will present its first 48-hour virtual gala fundraiser — “Through the Looking Glass” — from April 22-24 in support of ANW’s vital education program and operating needs caused by the coronavirus closure. There will be a live stream culminating the event on Friday, April 24, at 6:30 p.m.
“Producing Artistic Directors Geoff Elliott and Julia Rodriguez-Elliott invite the community to join them from the comfort of their living rooms to experience the upside-down magical dreamland of ‘Alice in Wonderland,’” an event spokesperson said. “In addition to watching live performances of Lewis Carroll’s most famous scenes, attendees are encouraged to follow Alice-themed dinner recipes and photograph themselves in traditional gala attire to share on A Noise Within’s virtual lobby for a chance to win the best-dressed award.” Continue reading “A Noise Within Presents Virtual Gala April 22-24”

At A Noise Within, Shakespeare Camp Reaches Kids at Early Stage

Students of the recent “Summer With Shakespeare” acting camp
Photo by Christian Leonard / OUTLOOK
Students of the recent “Summer With Shakespeare” acting camp at A Noise Within learned, among other skills, how to move expressively and artfully around the stage.

By Christian Leonard
The Outlook


A star actress. A famous singer. A leading inventor. A noted artist. An important scientist. An outstanding dancer.
Most would be ecstatic to become only one of these. But Molly Morris , 8, said it’s her dream to be all of them. She believes A Noise Within’s “Summer With Shakespeare” acting camp is helping her realize that dream.
“They combined everything I love into games and fun, so I really love this camp and it’s just right for me,” Molly said. Continue reading “At A Noise Within, Shakespeare Camp Reaches Kids at Early Stage”