Summer Rock Opera 2019

This summer PHAME will be producing an original Rock Opera, to be presented at the end of August at Portland Opera’s Hampton Opera Center. The production will include a variety of roles including lead actors, a movement ensemble, and a choir. Casting for lead roles and the movement ensemble has already occurred, however anyone can join the choir.

Current PHAME students can register for the summer production by visiting our registration page. If you haven’t taken classes at PHAME before but are interested in the summer production, please contact Rob Smith at rsmith@phamepdx.org to learn how you can sign up.

Rehearsal Schedule: (Rehearsals are at Oregon Children’s Theatre)

  • June 18-August 15: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 4:00-7:00 pm. (Performers should expect to rehearse sometime between 4:00 and 7:00, however they will receive their specific call time within those hours by email one week before)

  • No rehearsals July 1-4.

Tech Week Schedule: (Tech Week is at the Hampton Opera Center)

  • Monday, August 19: sometime between 11:00 am and 5:00 pm

  • Tuesday, August 20: sometime between 11:00 am and 5:00 pm

  • Wednesday, August 21: 1:00 - 5:00 pm

Performance Schedule: (Performances are at the Hampton Opera Center)

  • Thursday, August 22 (Dress Rehearsal): 5:00 pm call time; 7:00 pm curtain

  • Friday, August 23 (Opening Night): 5:00 pm call time; 7:00 pm curtain

  • Saturday, August 24: 5:00 pm call time; 7:00 pm curtain

  • Sunday, August 25: noon call time; 2:00 pm curtain

  • Tuesday, August 27: No performance, 2:00 - 5:00 pm brush up (at the Hampton Opera Center)

  • Wednesday, August 28: 5:00 pm call time; 7:00 pm curtain

  • Thursday, August 29: 5:00 pm call time; 7:00 pm curtain

  • Friday, August 30: 5:00 pm call time; 7:00 pm curtain

  • Saturday, August 31: noon call time; 2:00 pm curtain

All students who wish to participate in the production will need to register either online or using a registration form, which we can provide. Online registration is open through June 9. The cost to participate is $100, however tuition assistance is available.

Note that PHAME will not be offering classes this summer. We will resume offering classes in the fall.