Get To Know: Clare Shaffer
Director Clare Shaffer makes her directing debut at ASGT this summer with our upcoming production of Sister Act. We’re thrilled to welcome her to the ASGT family. Clare got her B.A. in Dramatic Arts and Communications from UNC Chapel Hill and has directed at numerous theatres in our area. We recently asked Clare a few […]
Seeking a Board Treasurer
Serving on a nonprofit board is an excellent way to learn new skills, grow your resume, develop as a leader, expand your network, and give back to the community. ASGT is currently seeking a Treasurer to serve on our board. This volunteer position is appointed by the Board President with approval from the Board of Directors, […]
Calling all volunteers!
ASGT is a community theatre led by volunteers. With no paid staff, we rely on support from our patrons, donors, and hundreds of volunteers each summer. All of our actors, technicians, crew, ushers, ticket office staff, and Board members are volunteers, and most are based in our local community. New and returning volunteers are encouraged […]
2017 Directors Announced!
We’re thrilled to announce our 2017 show directors: Clare Shaffer—Sister Act Mason Catharini—The Full Monty Darnell Patrick Morris—In The Heights Clare Shaffer is a professional director based in Washington, DC who works across genres and specializes in new play/musical development. She is the Associate Producer and Casting Director for Nu Sass Productions and Pallas Theatre Collective, and […]
ASGT welcomes five new Board members
ASGT is thrilled to welcome five new people to the Board of Directors! On October 18th, 2016 the following individuals were elected to serve two-year terms: Ashley Gladden, Public Relations Director; Athena Blackwood, Secretary; Brian Shatt, Volunteer Director; Debbie Funkhouser, Box Office Director. And on November 15, 2016 we welcomed a fifth new Board member […]
A Refreshed Logo For Our 50th
Have you noticed our refreshed logo? We’re excited about it! In early 2016, ASGT updated our organization logo to better represent our present identity & celebrate our 50th anniversary. Here’s the story of the original logo, designed by Martha Wright and Roland Chambers: Seven stars are used at the top of the seal to signify that Maryland […]
When Kevin Spacey came to ASGT
On August 2, 2014, ASGT was honored to host a very special photo shoot in our unique historic space. Actor Kevin Spacey visited ASGT that day to be interviewed and photographed by The Hollywood Reporter for a feature in the magazine’s 8/22/14 issue, spotlighting stars who are philanthropic. Joining the actor were five recipients of scholarships and […]