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Curtain Call is a tell-all behind the scenes look into the lives of performers and backstage talent alike at the Downriver Actors Guild, located in Wyandotte, Michigan. Join host Benjamin Apostle as he pulls the curtain back on some downriver's most talented individuals.

Curtain Call is a tell-all behind the scenes look into the lives of performers and backstage talent alike at the Downriver Actors Guild, located in Wyandotte, Michigan. Join host Benjamin Apostle as he pulls the curtain back on some downriver's most talented individuals.
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Curtain Call is a tell-all behind the scenes look into the lives of performers and backstage talent alike at the Downriver Actors Guild, located in Wyandotte, Michigan. Join host Benjamin Apostle as he pulls the curtain back on some downriver's most talented individuals.

Language:

English


Episodes

You don't live here???

12/8/2019
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In this week's episode of Curtain Call, host Benjamin Apostle sits down with downriver directing royalty Paul Bruce and Debbie Aue. The two share stories about their current productions, how they got started in theater, and Debbie Aue gives a little background on the origins of the Downriver Actor's Guild.

Duration:00:44:41

Life outside of DAG

12/1/2019
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In this week's episode of the Curtain Call, host Benjamin Apostle sits down with Taylor Charbonneau and Sydnee Corbin to discuss how other theater compaines compare to the Downriver Actors Guild. The two share their stories of working with groups like DYPAC, SCP, and The Players Guild of Dearborn.

Duration:00:53:35

Casted is not a word!

11/24/2019
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They're baaaaack! One episode wasn't enough to contain these two powerhouses. In this week's episode host Benjamin Apostle continues his discussion with Former Downriver Child Star Sam Ramirez and Nathan Vazquez. The two get a little more personal, sharing their own experiences performing.

Duration:00:40:38

Avenue A Cappella: The Episode

11/20/2019
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In this weeks episode (albeit delayed due to Producer Bryan), host Benjamin Apostle sits down with Avenue A Cappella members Kyle Harwood and Melanie Aue. The two discuss the origins of the group, how songs are chosen, and what the group looks for in perspective members.

Duration:00:39:10

Former Downriver Child Star SAM RAMIREZ!...and Nathan

11/10/2019
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In this week's episode, host Benjamin Apostle goes into an in-depth discussion of high school theatre. Nathan Vazquez serves as the director for Melvindale High School and Sam Ramirez serves as the Roosevelt High School director in Wyandotte. The two share their stories, wisdom, and anecdotes related to their time as high school directors.

Duration:00:46:35

👀 BIG THINGS COMING!! 👀

11/3/2019
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Please be sure to "Like", "Follow", and "Subscribe" to our new social media accounts so you can ask us questions directly and suggest topics for future shows. For tickets to all performances of the Downriver Actors Guild be sure to go to www.downriveractorsguild.net

Duration:00:03:04

The Obligatory Frozen Episode

10/27/2019
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In this week's episode, host Benjamin Apostle sits down with Josh Gray (Director of Frozen Jr.), Kylie Scarpace (Queen Elsa), and Chloe Scarpace (Princess Anna) as they discuss being in the Downriver Actors Guild's production of Frozen Jr. Kylie and Chloe share what it's like being sisters in real life and on stage together. To get tickets to Frozen Jr. visit www.downriveractorsguild.net Performances are 11/8 - 11/10 & 11/15 - 11/17 and the cost is $15.

Duration:00:28:04

If you didn't need black people, would you still call me?

10/20/2019
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In this week's Curtain Call, host Benjamin Apostle sits down with Nick "Big Papa" Brown and Mishana Green to discuss the point of view of African Americans in community theater. Nick and Mishana share their stories, opinions, and struggles of being an African American actor in predominately white community theater companies. Contact Mishana about voice or acting lessons at mishanagreen@gmail.com. To see "Frozen Jr" 11/8 - 11/17 at The Downriver Actors Guild, get your tickets at...

Duration:00:52:52

There's one QUEEN in the room, and it's me!

10/13/2019
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In this episode, host Benjamin Apostle talks to Betsy and Spencer Genrich who are the lead instructors at the Downriver Dance Academy. Betsy and Spencer share their stories of being life-long dancers, choreographers, and performers. Ben also gives you an exclusive look with the cast, crew, and audience of Evil Dead the Musical playing on the DAG stage October 11-12 & 18-19.

Duration:00:57:55

I Just Work Here

10/4/2019
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In this weeks episode, host Benjamin Apostle sits down with Josh Gray and Valerie Compau to discuss theater tech, who's the biggest diva, and funny stories from their adventures in assisting with sound, lights, and special effects.

Duration:00:38:49

Come Take My Part!

9/29/2019
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Host Benjamin Apostle takes a deep dive with guests Denny Connors and Melanie Aue. The two share stories, secrets, and feelings about past and present productions at the Downriver Actors Guild.

Duration:00:33:43