Welcome to Troy Civic Theatre!

Troy Civic Theatre is 501(c)(3) public chariity whose purpose is to promote and advance theatre arts through quality entertainment and education for the cultural enrichment of the Capital District.

Originally envisaged by Scott Truesdell-Liebig, Troy Civic Theatre was founded around his dining-room table in September 2011. Over the course of a few months, the company's founding members gathered together and eclectic group of talented theatre professionals to form a Board of Directors capable of furthering Troy Civic Theatre's aims.

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"Footloose, the Musical"

Footloose

Chicago. A group of young people have gathered at their favorite dance club to unwind and say goodbye to Ren McCormack. Ren's father has walked out, so he and his mother are forced to move in with her sister's family in a small town nobody has ever heard of - Beaumont.

Music by Tom Snow | Lyrics by Dean Pitchford | Stage Adaptation by Dean Pitchford and Walter Bobbie | Based on the original screenplay by Dean Pitchford | Additional Music by Eric Carmen, Sammy Hagar, Kenny Loggins and Jim Steinman

Director: Adam M. Coons
Music Director: Ellen Rizzo
Choreographer: Adrian Mallozzi

Performance Dates: May 2, 3, 9, & 10 at 8 PM and 4 & 10 at 2 PM
Performance Location: The Arts Center of the Capital Region, 265 River Street, Troy, NY

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"W;t" Wins Awards!

We are very pleased to announce that our production of “W;t” has garnered three TANYS awards. The awards read as follows:

Excellence in Acting to Katherine Ambrosio for her portrayal of Vivian Bearing
Excellence in Acting to Lucy Breyer for her portrayal of E.M. Ashford
Meritorious Achievement in Acting to Katie Hughes for her portrayal of Susan Mondahan
Meritorious Achievement in Direction to Barbara Davis-Dickman
Meritorious Achievement in Property Management to Kimberly Bassett, Sylvie Browne and Carmen Martin

Congratulations and thank you to the cast and crew for their hard work, and to everyone who came out to support us and made “W;t” such a success.

TCT's Golden Ticket Gala: TROY'S COMMUNITY THEATRE CELEBRATES FIRST TWO SUCCESSFUL YEARS

On Saturday Night, December 7, The Troy Civic Theatre Company (TCT) honored many of the actors, technicians and volunteers who participated in its live productions, with a dinner and awards ceremony at Troy's Italian Community Center. Dubbed “The Golden Ticket Gala,” the evening featured Artistic Director Michael Ciaravella as the emcee, and several of the cast members of previous productions performing some of their favorite Broadway show tunes.

See more details and a list of winners here.

"Seussical" Wins Awards!

We are very pleased to announce that our production of “Seussical” has garnered three TANYS awards. The awards read as follows:
Meritorious Achievement in Acting to Brian McBride Land for his portrayal of The Cat in the Hat
Meritorious Achievement in Acting to Michael Ciaravella for his portrayal of Horton
Meritorious Achievement in Musical Performance to Nathan Perry and the Pit
Congratulations and thank you to the cast and crew for their hard work, and to everyone who came out to support us and made “Seussical” such a success.

"Twelfth Night" Wins Awards!

The Theater Association of New York State, represented by Roving Adjudicator Ed Scutt, chose to recognize our production of "Twelfth Night" with the following awards:
Excellence in Acting to George Filieau for his portrayal of Sir Andrew Agucheek
Excellence in Direction to Kathy Glasser.
Excellence in Acting to Ken McBain for his portrayal(s) of Fabian and the Sea Captain
Excellence in Acting to Joe Phillips for his portrayal of Malvolio
Excellence in Acting to Tracy Trimm for his portrayal of Sir Toby Belch

"The Last Five Years" Wins Awards!

We are very pleased to announce that our production of “The Last Five Years” has been given three TANYS awards. The awards read as follows:
Excellence in Vocal Music and Orchestral Direction to Daniel Galliher
Excellence in Vocal Performance to Michael Meier in the role of Jamie Wellerstein
Excellence in Vocal Performance to Lauren Kerr in the role of Catherine Hiatt
"The Last Five Years is a difficult score to perform, but Michael Meier and Lauren Kerr sing with beauty and ease under the direction of Daniel Galliher. They are a joy to listen to and, quite literally, music to the ears."
Congratulations and thank you to the cast and crew for their hard work, and to everyone who came out to support us and made “The Last Five Years” such a success.

"The Woman in Black" Wins Awards!

We arepleased to announce that "The Woman in Black" has been given two awards.  The awards read as follows:
Meritorious Achievement in Sound Design to John Harvey
Excellence in Volunteer Recognition and Support to Troy Civic Theatre for the program

"Guys and Dolls" Wins Awards!

We are very pleased to announce our production of "Guys and Dolls" has been given five awards.  The awards read as follows:
Meritorious Achievement in Direction to Laura Darling
Meritorious Achievement in Acting to Adam M. Coons for his portrayal of Nathan Detroit
Meritorious Achievement in Acting to Oliver Ord for his portrayal of Sky Masterson
Excellence in Acting to Nicolle Galligan for her portrayal of Sarah Brown
Excellence in Acting to Laura Tortorici for her portrayal of Miss Adelaide
Comments:  Great direction, great acting, and a very creative production all make this production of Guys and Dolls come alive on stage.

Our congratulations to all - those who have received awards as well as all the rest.  The show was an amazing success, and everyone has something to be proud of.

"Rehearsal for Murder" Wins an Award!

We are very pleased to announce our production of "Rehearsal for Murder" has been given an award for Meritorious Achievement in Acting to the Cast.

Comments: The Civic Theatre Company's production of Rehearsal for Murder will keep you guessing until the final curtain. The cast keeps the pace moving from beginning to end. A whoduit that is loaded with surprises. It was an enjoyable evening of entertainment.

A phenomenal job to the entire Cast and Crew for making this such a wonderful show!

"Godspell" Wins Awards!

We are pleased to announce that our production has been given three awards.  The awards read as follows:

Meritorious Achievement in Acting to the Ensemble

Meritorious Achievement in Choreography to Sadie Church

Excellence in Direction to Scott Truesdell-Liebig

Comments:  This updated and high energy production of GODSPELL is a must see event. The ensemble group does a outstanding job of capturing the spirit and joy of GODSPELL.