Entries by Kim Rielly

Depot Theatre receives several grants to enhance artist housing

Westport, N.Y. — The Depot Theatre, a not-for-profit organization committed to providing professional theatrical arts in the Adirondacks, has recently been awarded three grants to help prepare artist housing for year-round use.   In recent weeks, the Depot received a $2,000 grant from the Cloudsplitter Foundation, a $2,000 grant from J.M. McDonald Foundation, Inc., and […]

Depot Theatre Announces its 38th Season

Westport, N.Y. – With everything from a rockin’ look at the 60’s to a Tennessee Williams classic; from a romantic Irish comedy to a musical murder mystery tour de force, the Depot Theatre is pleased to announce its 2016 main stage lineup. Shout! — The Mod Musical, a smashing blend of swinging British pop songs, eye-popping […]

Depot Theatre hosts Apprentice Program Theatre Arts Workshop

Westport, N.Y. – The Depot Theatre welcomed more than 20 students from Westport and Willsboro Central Schools for its pilot Apprentice Program Theatre Arts Workshop on Monday, Oct. 5 in Westport, N.Y. The Apprentice Program Theatre Arts Workshop is part of the Depot Theatre’s education outreach programming. The workshop was a pilot program that followed the 2015 […]


[This theatre review of “The Bikinis” by Diana Chase was published by Adirondack Family Time  as “Review: DIVE RIGHT IN: DEPOT THEATRE’S “THE BIKINIS” IS A SWIMMINGLY GOOD TIME!” on July 15, 2015.] What: Created and Written by Ray Roderick and James Hindman, the musical “The Bikinis” joins together an all girl band from the 60s that are […]

The Bikinis: North Country Public Radio Review

[This theatre review of “The Bikinis” by Connie Meng was aired and published by North Country Public Radio as “Theatre Review: ‘The Bikinis’ at the Depot Theatre” on July 15, 2015. Listen to the story.] Jul 13, 2015 — “The Bikinis” provides a terrific musical time machine trip back to the 60s – the days of go-go boots, through […]


(Westport, N.Y.) The Depot Theatre kicks off its second year of “La Depot Dangereuse,” a four-night play reading series that beginsWednesday, July 15 at 8 p.m. with the dramatic comedy “4,000 Miles”. In addition to its main stage shows, The Depot Theatre offers La Depot Dangereuse for the discriminating playgoer who wants cutting-edge drama and comedy, […]

Cast and Creative Team for 37th Season Opener Announced

Westport, NY- The Depot Theatre’s 37th season begins with “The Bikinis: A new musical beach party,” a non-stop celebration of classic songs including “It’s In His Kiss,” “Yellow Polka Dot Bikini,” “Heat Wave,” and “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough” that punctuate the story of a girl band’s 20-year reunion. “It’s just such a fun time! […]