Tag Archives: Shannon Haugland

Raven Radio, Sentinel win 17 Alaska Press Club Awards

IMG_7164Sitka news was recognized several times at the 2016 Alaska Press Club Awards (4-23-16), from topics as varied as crime reporting, youth ambassadors, canoe building, and many a James Poulson photograph.

SCT revives the musical with ‘Spelling Bee’

25th-annual-putnam-county-spelling-bee-logoProducer Shannon Haugland discusses the upcoming musical performance of the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, along with cast members Hailey Barger and Zack Desmond. Sitka Community Theater presents the 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 8 and 9, and 5 p.m. Sunday, April 10, at the Sitka Performing Arts Center. Tickets are $10, $8 for students and senior citizens, at Old Harbor Books. For more information, call 738-0602. Downloadable audio.

Culinary classes, films on deck in March

1-IMG_1149Kathy Jones, executive chef at the Westmark, talks about Sitka Kitch culinary classes and Shannon Haugland, with the Sitka Film Society, chats about upcoming screenings. Downloadable audio.

Sitka meets the musical at Broadway Night

BroadwayNightShannon Haugland hosts Broadway Night for the Greater Sitka Arts Council. She's brought performers Rhiannon Guevin and Jessica Menary to discuss the numbers they'll be singing. Broadway Night will take place 6 PM, Friday January 29, in the Odess Theater. Advance tickets are on sale at Old Harbor Books. Downloadable audio.

Listen Here: 2015 Live Radio Theater!

radioplay3In November 20, 2015, a host of talented Sitkans with the GSAC Sitka Community Theater put on a production of four live radio dramas. There's two original plays, a re-telling of the classic "Pride and Prejudice," and a romantic comedy with a twist.

The one compliment that never fails

6-IMG_5677Sitka Community Theater brought new life to a nearly 100-year-old play in their spring performance (Friday, 3-27-15 to Sunday, 3-29-15), The Flattering Word.

An old story, ‘Flattering Word’ plays on modern sensibilities

FlatteringWordSitka Community Theater presents The Flattering Word this weekend (7PM Fri Mar 27, Sat Mar 28, and 5 PM Sun Mar 29, Sitka Performing Arts Center, $10/8 Old Harbor Books or at the door). The one-act play was written in 1915, but touches humorously on modern themes of morality in the church and theater. With producer Shannon Haugland, actor Destony Rosas, and techie Monica Ague. Downloadable audio.

Sitka Community Theater staging a 1920s play

Sitka Community Theater is holding auditions for "The Flattering Word," a 1920s one-act, and hosting Broadway Night, featuring show tune performances by local singers.

Movies in Your Mind: Radio Theater 2014

The radio theater show featured a 1950s Western, a Sherlock Holmes mystery, and four original plays by John Longenbaugh. (Mike Hicks/KCAW photo)Gather round, close your eyes and listen closely...as the Sitka Community Theater presents an evening of radio drama.

Radio Theatre auditions this week for December performance

A host of radio plays will begin production this week, including a Western, a Sherlock Holmes period piece, and four John Longenbaugh plays. Directors Megan Pasternak and Suzan Brawnlyn were joined by producer Shannon Haugland of the Greater Sitka Arts Council Community Theater to talk about the staging of stories with sound.