Entries by Kim Rielly

Depot Theatre awarded workforce development grant

Westport, N.Y. — The Depot Theatre in Westport on Lake Champlain has been awarded funding by the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) in the amount of $26,250. The award is the result of a successful Regional Economic Development Council (REDC) Initiatives Consolidated Funding Application (CFA) for fiscal year 2018-2019. NYSCA also supported […]

Depot Theatre Announces 41st Season Lineup

  HEAVENLY MIX OF MUSIC AND COMEDY HEADLINE DEPOT THEATRE’s 41st SEASON Westport, N.Y. —The Depot Theatre in Westport on Lake Champlain is pleased to announce its highly entertaining 2019 main stage season, which includes a revue of best-known musicals, a heavenly, hilarious play and a fan favorite musical featuring a 50s-era boy band. The […]

Depot welcomes new Board Trustees

The Depot Theatre Board of Trustees welcomed new members to its ranks at its annual meeting in October.   “We’re pleased to announce the addition of Jonathan Hadley and Alex Stephens to our Board of Trustees,” said Amy McNamara, president of the Board. “They both have strong ties to the organization and the community, and bring […]

Press Republican: Train Station is a Class Act

Thanks to Bob Grady and the Plattsburgh Press Republican for printing this great editorial!  “If you live in the North Country, or even just visit from time to time, you know about the unsurpassed beauty provided by the Adirondack Mountains and Lake Champlain. You probably know the profound contributions the region has made to American […]

Cast Announced for Depot Theatre’s AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’

Westport, NY — Triple threat New York City actor/singers/dancers are set to wow audiences with the dynamic songs of Fats Waller in the Tony Award winning Ain’t Misbehavin’ at the Depot Theatre. The Depot Theatre continues its fan-favorite 40th season with a glorious, joyous, sultry romp through the 1920’s during the Golden Age of the […]

Boquet River Theatre Festival tickets now on sale

Whallonsburg, N.Y. – Tickets are now available for the Depot Theatre’s Boquet River Theatre Festival (BRTF) 2018 performances. Created in 1993, the BRTF is an organization that was designed to provide young people with theatrical training and experience. The Depot Theatre in Westport took BRTF on as its signature education and outreach program beginning this […]

Favorite Depot Alums back for The 39 Steps

Westport, NY — A mix of popular alumni and some new faces will take the Depot Theatre stage for The 39 Steps, the second main stage production of the theatre’s milestone 40th anniversary season. Depot alums Jonathan Hadley and Missy Dowse will be joined by Lori Funk and Katrina Michaels, both new to the Depot […]