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Shrek the Musical

Longwood Gardens Open Air Theatre
Kennett Square, Pennsylvania
July 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 28th, 29th, & 30th, 2016 @ 8 p.m.

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Congratulations to the entire Brandywiners organization and the Cast and Crew of "FIDDLER ON THE ROOF" for a wonderful show!

AUDITIONS DATES SET:  Vocal/reading auditions will be held by appointment only from Friday, March 11th through Sunday, March 13th, 2016 with callbacks on Monday, March 14th. Further details will be posted here when they become available.

KICK-OFF MEETING SCHEDULED:  The Kick-Off Meeting for our 2016 production of "SHREK THE MUSICAL" has been scheduled for Wednesday, February 24th, 2016 at 7:30PM at Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Wilmington. Whether you are interested in being on stage as a performer or serving on one of our many committees, the Kick-Off Meeting will give you the opportunity to get involved! If you would like to get involved but can't attend, please email us from the CONTACT US page and let us know how you'd like to contribute!

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NEWS - Please welcome our new Board for 2016

THANKS to our departing Board members for their service!

Brandywiners Board 2016

Kate Connell Wright

1st Vice President
Lee Nichols (Incumbent)

Susan Kay Beesley

2nd Vice President
Cindy Schneeman

Aaron Kirschner (Incumbent)

Kate Stark (NEW)

Drew Biehl

Chuck Auer (NEW)

The Brandywiners, Ltd. is one of the largest nonprofit theatrical groups in the Delaware Valley, presenting high-quality musicals each summer in the spacious Open Air Theatre at Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. Proceeds from our concerts and musical theater production will benefit cultural, educational and civic causes throughout the Brandywine Valley.

Did you know that the Brandywiners…

  • spans 80 years of productions involving 350 active members;
  • offers an attractive package that includes tickets to the show, free parking, and all-day admission to the beautiful Longwood Gardens and a spectacular fountain display after the evening performance; and
  • donates its profits to education and cultural institutions in the tri-state region — more than $660,000 throughout our history!

In addition to our annual large-scale musical, the Brandywiners Chorale presents a variety of concerts throughout the Delaware valley, listed on our Events page.

For more information about the Brandywiners, download our brochure (PDF).

The Brandywiners, Ltd., PO Box 248, Montchanin, DE 19710; 302-478-3355 or 800-338-6965