Welcome to MLC Forum’s Student Information Page!

Below you will find current announcements, with more items coming soon.

If you have any questions, please contact Forum faculty advisor, Mrs. Erin Laabs (laabser@mlc-wels.edu) or any member of your Forum board: President Colin Krueger (kruegecj1@mlc-wels.edu), Vice President Josiah Winkel (winkeljs@mlc-wels.edu), Secretary Brooke Flunker (flunkeba@mlc-wels.edu), and Treasurer Joshua Aden (adenjw@mlc-wels.edu).

FORUM BOARD MEETING MINUTES

Did you know your Forum board meets every week? They make plans for current productions, study possibilities for future productions, discuss improvements to Forum facilities and equipment, support current and future staff members, make decisions about changes to our organization, and much more! Take a look at the 2022-23 meeting minutes to see what has been discussed lately. 

CURRENT PRODUCTION (winter play):

Radium Girls (February 17-19, 2023)

Are you interested in being on the cast or crew of Radium Girls? Come to one of our informational meetings held in the auditorium on Thursday, January 5 at 6:15 or 7:45 PM.

Do you want to sign up to be on the crew? Here is the FORM you can fill out. If you are interested, please sign up by Wednesday, January 11. You will then receive a follow-up form gathering some more information about your availability and interests.

Are you ready to sign up for an audition? Sign up for your audition slot HERE and start to prepare for your audition on January 6. You will audition in partners, any gender combination.

What materials do you need to audition? Please pick up a paper copy of the audition materials on the bulletin board in the WCC. In this packet you will find the cast of characters, audition scenes, and an audition form. All these materials can also be found in THIS DOCUMENT.

When is the show? The show is Friday, February 17 at 7:30 PM, Saturday, February 18 at 7:30 PM, and Sunday, February 19 at 2:00 PM. Tickets will be sold at the door only.

Do you have any questions? Feel free to contact Josiah Winkel (Director) at winkeljs@mlc-wels.edu or Emma Pufahl (Assistant Director) at pufahlem@mlc-wels.edu.

UPCOMING PRODUCTION (children’s theatre):

Stone Soup (April 27-29, 2023)

Are you interested in applying for a staff position? At this time, we are looking for a director, producer, and school performance coordinator for the show. Click on the titles below to access a detailed description of each position.

  • The director leads the show, runs rehearsal, leads the artistic vision, and coordinates and communicates with the production crews.
  • The producer handles public relations (such as promotions, ticketing, scheduling, advertising, etc.) and organizes various needed administrative tasks throughout the production.
  • The school performance coordinator handles communication with the groups who come for the school performances, coordinates invitations and registration for the school groups, and organizes seating/ushers/bussers for the school performances themselves.

If you are interested in applying, please fill out this application and submit it by Sunday, January 22 at 11:59 pm. The Forum board will review the applications and then contact you about an interview schedule, which will most likely take place Wednesday or Thursday, January 25-26. We have a few hard copies of the script, so please contact a member of the board to borrow one to read.

Do you have any questions? Feel free to contact Mrs. Erin Laabs (Forum faculty advisor) at laabser@mlc-wels.edu with any questions.

UPCOMING FORUM CALENDAR

Jan 5     Winter play informational meetings (6:15 & 7:45 PM)

Jan 6     Winter play auditions

Jan 9     Winter play rehearsal begins

Jan 15     Children’s theatre applications due

Jan 19     Children’s theatre staff interviews

Feb 16     Children’s theatre informational meetings (6:15 & 7:45 PM)

Feb 17-19     Winter play performances

Feb 21     Children’s theatre auditions

Mar 13     Children’s theatre rehearsal begins

Apr 2     Forum board nominations this week

Apr 16     Forum board elections this week

Apr 21     Children’s theatre travels to SCLA

Apr 27-29     Children’s theatre performances

Apr 30     Musical staff applications due

May 3     Musical staff interviews