Entries by Kim Rielly

Depot Theatre Announces 2015 Management Team

Westport, N.Y. – The Depot Theatre in Westport, N.Y., is pleased to announce its new management team. Erin Harrington accepted the role of the Depot’s new Business Manager in March, and has hit the ground running ever since. Erin is a graduate of SUNY Potsdam with a dual degree in theatre and English, with a […]

Broadway Veteran to direct Westport Central School Play

Westport, N.Y. – The show will go on for this spring’s Westport Central School Drama Club production of  “Our Miss Brooks”. With the director of the play unexpectedly unavailable, the status of the production was left in question with opening night looming.   “I was speaking with members of Westport’s Depot Theatre board of trustees, who […]

Depot Theatre Announces its 37th Season

Westport, N.Y. – Complete with classic songs from the 60’s, zany romantic comedy and toe-tapping honky tonk, the Depot Theatre is pleased to announce its dynamic 2015 main stage lineup.   “The Bikinis” opens the season on July 10. A non-stop celebration of classics like “It’s In His Kiss,” “Yellow Polka Dot Bikini,” “Heat Wave,” and […]

Depot Theatre Celebrates a Successful Season and Looks to the Future

Westport, N.Y. – The Board of Trustees of the Depot Theatre is pleased to announce that the organization’s 36th season was an unquestionable success, ending the fiscal year in the black for the first time in four years thanks to high attendance and generous contributions from donors and volunteers.  “It might come as a surprise […]


Limited engagement features only 8 performances! Westport, N.Y. – The Depot Theatre 2014 season concludes with a limited engagement of PETE ‘N’ KEELY which runs from August 22-31. In this upbeat musical, the Depot turns back the clock to 1968 and transforms itself into a NBC studio where America’s favorite singing duo Pete ‘n’ Keely reunites in […]

Depot Theatre’s Shakespeare-in-the-Park Program Celebrates Its 12th Season with 12th Night

Westport, New York – The Depot Theatre’s Shakespeare-in-the-Park is celebrating its 12th season appropriately with William Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night. This rollicking and poignant comedy involves mistaken identity, unrequited love, a humorous rivalry between generations, capped off with a perfect comic ending consisting of many marriages that leaves you with a longing for the good ‘ole days. […]

Texas-size Laughs Roll into the Depot Theatre with “Greater Tuna” on August 1

Westport, N.Y. – The Depot Theatre 2014 season continues August 1-17 with “Greater Tuna,” the now-classic comedy about the small town morals and mores of Tuna, Texas (Texas’ 3rd smallest town!). The show is directed by Texas native Chan Harris (Broadway Tours: “Evita,” “Big River,” “Into the Woods”) and stars both Harris and Trip Plymale (Broadway: “The Robber Bridegroom.”) The […]

Depot Theatre Receives NYSCA Grant for 2014 Season

Westport, N.Y. – The Depot Theatre has received a grant from the New York State Council on the Arts to support its 2014 Season. The funds are designated for general operating support in the amount of $9,960. “All of us at the Depot are grateful to Governor Cuomo, the New York State Legislature and, especially, […]