The Lab has reopened!!!

The Lab has reopened!!!

On June 1, Lemon Punch Theatre Lab reopened our studio space at 14 Cedar Street in Amesbury for fully-vaccinated students! This month, we are doing one-on-one coaching, and we plan to bring group classes back in-person in August, after a much-needed break! We are also...
“I’ll Be Right There” a Huge Success!

“I’ll Be Right There” a Huge Success!

“I’ll Be Right There” was a huge success! Thank you to all those who attended! On February 20th and 21st, Lemon Punch Theatre Lab presented two performances of our original play, “I’ll Be Right There,” and enjoyed two marvelous...
let me entertain you!

let me entertain you!

It is, most certainly, a new year, with a new feeling in the air. But we struggle with many of the same challenges, not least of which is living and working at a social distance from each other. I’m ecstatic to be part of a community of theatre artists who have kept...
Announcing 2021 classes & more!

Announcing 2021 classes & more!

Pictured: Actor Terry Blanchard in the Lemon Punch Theatre Lab production of Terry Farish’s short play, “Something Gold.” Registration is open for Advanced Scene Study, Playwriting, Directing, Physical Comedy and more at Lemon Punch Theatre Lab...
virtual theatre marches on!

virtual theatre marches on!

Here we are in October, still struggling to make our way forward in the midst of the COVID pandemic and an extraordinary time of political and social upheaval. Those of us who make and love theatre crave it more than ever. So the work continues, and I’m extremely...

keeping on Zooming on!

Olivia Winters, Mariantonia Boulay & Haley Dunning perform in the Lemon Live Fest #2. I’m deeply grateful that, with the support of many students, friends, colleagues, and loved ones, I have been able to keep Lemon Punch Theatre Lab alive through online...

2nd Lemon Live Microplay Fest a Huge Success!

The 2nd Lemon Live Microplay Festival was a SUCCESS! 20 plays by 19 playwrights! 23 readers! 2 performances! 121 attendees! We laughed, we sighed, we applauded, we waved our hands, and sometimes we forgot to mute our microphones. And it was so much fun!  A huge thank...
Announcing the Lemon Live Microplay Festival, Vol. 2!

Announcing the Lemon Live Microplay Festival, Vol. 2!

We had such a great time at the first Lemon Live Microplay Festival that we are now calling for submissions for the next iteration in May!  The second Lemon Live Microplay Festival will be held via Zoom on Tuesday evening, May 12th at 7 pm, with a second performance...

Lemon Live Microplay Fest was a ZOOM success!

On March 31st, 13 playwrights and 12 additional attendees took part in the LEMON LIVE MICROPLAY FESTIVAL, which set the challenge to write a 150-word, 2-character play on some aspect of this coronovirus moment. It was joyous to be together, virtually through ZOOM, and...
theatre in the time of coronavirus

theatre in the time of coronavirus

Like the rest of the world, I have been following the news of the pandemic with an eye towards understanding responsible courses of action. It is now clear that it would not be safe to resume face-to-face classes any time soon. Please stay tuned for the all-clear...