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Congratulations to the Cast of The Tempest!

For the Whim welcomes several returning performers as well as many new members! We are excited for this production with performances coming April 16-19 at Appel Farm. Ticketing info coming soon. Prospera – Jennifer Moore* Miranda – Raye Kessler* Ariel – Ellorah Mead*, Jessica Fields*, Mikaela Simon* Caliban – Ryan Crabtree Ferdinand – Brian Danner* Alonso…

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For the Whim in the News

Thanks to SNJToday and Ahmad Graves-El for highlighting For the Whim in a great feature about South Jersey theatre this summer! We’re proud to be a part of the local community theatre family.  

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Twelfth Night

CAST In order of appearance Orsino: Ryan Dailey Curio, and others: Bradley Marcus Viola: Katie Hughes Captain/Fabiana: Rachael Smith Maria: Julie DiDomenico Olivia: Maura Jarve Sir Toby Belch: John Krug Sir Andrew Aguecheek: Andrew Fralinger Valentine, and others: Chris Anderson Fool: Ryan Crabtree Malvolio: Melissa Kiessling Antonio: Dominic Ciarrocchi Sebastian: Rebekah Masters Images from the Show…

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For the Whim in the News

Thanks to The Daily Journal for helping us publicize our premiere production! See the complete coverage and photos right here.

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Introducing our Cast!

We couldn’t be more excited to introduce our cast to you! Our premiere production (All in the Timing) will feature the hilarious comedic talents of Jim Dennis, Carey Walden, Meghan Moses, Andrew Jarema, Joe Dugan, and Bobbi Kukal. Collectively they’ve performed throughout the region, earning award nominations and wins throughout the region and the state.…

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Six Things to Know About Community Theater

Kathy Landers My involvement with community theater began when I was 7 and saw my second-grade teacher moonlighting as a perky teenager in Bye Bye Birdie at our local not-for-profit playhouse. At that moment, despite a total and complete lack of talent (well, not complete . . . I’m a beast on the kazoo), I…

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FTW First Venue Announcement

For the Whim Productions (FTW) is thrilled to announce that the Clare Rostan Appel Theatre at Appel Farm Arts & Music Center of Elmer, NJ will be the venue for FTW’s first staged production. Be on the lookout for more details regarding our first show! Appel Farm Arts & Music Center began as a private summer…

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Introducing our Artistic Director: Heidi Dugan

Heidi Dugan, Artistic Director Heidi Dugan has her BA in Communication Arts: Video Production from Allegheny College as well as her MA in English Literature from Rutgers University. She has over twenty years experience working on and around the stage, including production management, stage management, performance, and directing. She brings a strong technical background and…

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Why Community Theatre is So Important

Lionheart Theatre of Norcross, Georgia explains some significant benefits of community theatre. Some claim that the theatre and the art of performance is dying, but we couldn’t disagree more. There are many ways in which community theatre is important, ranging from furthering education to self-expression, introducing change and so much more. Even in the 21st…

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Press Release: Announcing For the Whim Productions

Artistic Director, Heidi Dugan is pleased to announce the formation of a new creative endeavor, For the Whim Productions (FTW). For the Whim has a mission to create theatrical productions that make its audiences laugh, cry, and think. To do this, FTW has established a collaborative culture of like-minded artists, so that together they can…

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