Play Reading Meetup Groups

Meet others who enjoy reading plays. Remember: There are no small parts only small actors. Sit in a circle and read from Shakespeare or Shepherd. No acting required but ham as you please.

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This Meetup is for people who are interested in getting together to read Shakespeare's plays out loud. Each person will take one (or more!) parts and we will act them out. At each meetup, we'll take one of his plays (chosen at the previous meetup and

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Shakespeare Fans
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Supported and organized by AdLib (Actors and Directors Living in Brooklyn,) this reading group was formed to provide opportunities for actors and directors living in Brooklyn or willing to work in Brooklyn.  We are also committed to producing new wor

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'All the world's a stage, And all the men and women merely players: They have their exits and their entrances; And one man in his time plays many parts, His acts being seven ages. --As You Like It, Act II Amateur dramatics without any of the st

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Shakespeareans
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Here is an opportunity for you to act, write, direct and hone your audience skills, whether you are an enthusiast, a professional or something else altogether. Our main gig is 'Readings' every 4th Sunday afternoon in Culver City. We perform 2 or 3 sc

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Theater Lovers
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Do you love theatre? Do you enjoy reading plays? This group is for people who enjoy -- or suspect they might enjoy -- reading plays aloud with others. We'll be meeting in a public place once a month, most likely on Sunday afternoons, to read an entir

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Toronto Play Readers
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Four main reasons to start Nouveau Art Reading Group:  We want to bring THEATRE TO PEOPLE.  We believe MAGIC happens when you INVOLVE people.  Once in a while it is good to BE SOMEONE ELSE. If that someone is Hamlet, Stanley Kowalski (Streetcar N

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Dramebaaz
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Meet others who enjoy reading plays aloud. Amateurs and first-timers are absolutely welcome. We've enjoyed a wide range of plays... from Moliere to Albee, Neil Simon to Shakespeare, Chekhov to "The Laramie Project". Meetups happen once a month on a M

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Playreaders
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Greetings, and thank you for your interest in Playsmiths. Playsmiths is a group of theatre professionals meeting weekly to develop new plays.  Playwrights bring in pages, actors are cast and cold read the material aloud.  Constructive, respectful fee

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Smithies
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If you like theatre...no, if you love theatre, drama, comedy, musical theatre, the odd play reading and want to meet new people, then Melbourne Applauders is for you. Age, gender, and marital status is immaterial, although you must be over 18 to join

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Applauders
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Hi Folks, I'm currently working abroad and so wont be organising any events in the immediate future. So for the moment I'm afraid there'll be no events. Though I'm happy to hear from group member who might like to organise something. Regards, Peter

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July 21, 2014

Shakespeare Kids in the Bay Area welcomes parents with middle and high school aged youth who enjoy reading, watching or performing Shakespeare. Were you a Shakespeare Kid when you were in school and would you like to foster that love in your children

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Shakespeare Kids
July 17, 2014

Does the idea of reading a script and analyzing it with friends make your toes tingle? Actors, Readers, Directors, and all Creative-types are welcome! We'll meet bi-monthly (or whatever) and scripts can be voted on or I can provide some to get the ba

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Actors, Directors, Drama Folks
July 14, 2014

This group will form small theater companies to read and perform plays in casual social settings. We will collectively choose interesting plays from the likes of Shakespeare, Moliere, Albee, O'Neill or anyone that catches our fancy. Each play should

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Players
July 9, 2014

This is an opportunity for actors to explore Shakespeare's texts in group workshops, scene studies and monologues. The focus is on expressing the words with meaning, clarity and emotional truth. We will be starting with Antony and Cleopatra, working

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Members
July 8, 2014

A monthly informal gathering for people interested in stagecraft to gather in order share information on different acting schools, participate in theater games, do informal table readings of plays both classic and contemporary, and watch films on sta

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thespians
June 29, 2014

This group is a group for aspiring screen and stage play writers wanting to hear their late stage work read aloud and for actors wanting to sharpen cold reading skills. The vision is a relaxed environment not requiring members to make the trip into N

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New Jersey Actors and Writers
June 19, 2014

This is a group for anyone interested in Drama and Theatre. All are welcome. I started this group because to meet other theatre enthusiasts.

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Drama lovers
June 10, 2014

"How do words on the page become a living, breathing theatrical experience?   The goal of the Sacramento Playwrights for Stagge and Radio Meet-up is to crack open the germ of the writer's words and to dissect it: tear it apart.  One of the best ways

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Playwrights
April 25, 2014

Reading group centered around a 'naive' reading of Shakespeare's plays and discussion of the political and philosophical issues they raise. Non-deconstructionist, non-freudian and non-historicist approach to reading Shakespeare.

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Slow Readers
April 14, 2014

i am an actress who is interested in starting a play reading group in the medford area. we can read new plays, shakespeare, one acts, whatever. if we get inspired, we might even put up a small workshop production. i moved here from nyc and miss my gr

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medford play readers
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