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Parma Heights’ Cassidy Theatre announces 2021 digital season

Parma Heights’ Cassidy Theatre announces 2021 digital season
After COVID-19 prematurely ended the Cassidy Theatre’s 2020-2021 season, resulting in the cancellation of five shows, organizers of the Greenbriar Commons venue were determined to find a creative solution to staging live productions during a pandemic.

Parma Heights’ Cassidy Theatre presented a virtual “Scrooge In Rouge” production last month.(Courtesy of the Cassidy Theatre) PARMA HEIGHTS, Ohio -- After COVID-19 prematurely ended the Cassidy Theatre’s 2020-2021 season, resulting in the cancellation of five shows, organizers of the Greenbriar Commons venue were determined to find a creative solution to staging live productions during a pandemic.“Our board really kind of took to task doing the work of trying to figure out how we can pivot and still create theater in a way that’s accessible and can entertain everyone at home while adhering to COVID protocols,” Cassidy Theatre Board President Michael L.” The result is the Cassidy Theatre’s 2021 digital season featuring “Clue” (Feb.

While the shows weren’t promoted, they ended up being a success providing a blueprint for the Cassidy Theatre’s 2021 digital season.Byrne commended Caraffi’s effort to give the Cassidy Theatre performers and audiences a sense of normalcy during uncertain times.

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