Overtime Theater http://tpr.org en Overtime Theater's 'Bluestory' Conjures Childhood Creativity http://tpr.org/post/overtime-theaters-bluestory-conjures-childhood-creativity <p>The Overtime Theater has launched a new production with an odd story line. First, you should know what separates the Overtime from other theaters here in San Antonio.</p><p>“The Overtime Theater is devoted to completely original work," said Overtime’s Artistic Director Kyle Gillette. "And most of that original work emerges locally, so almost everything we do is either a world premiere or a new adaption. Sometimes things that are very innovative aren’t very accessible, but we really combine the two. So what we do is very fun work, but it also pushes the envelope.”</p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:47:58 +0000 Jack Morgan 29290 at http://tpr.org Overtime Theater's 'Bluestory' Conjures Childhood Creativity The Overtime Providing An Original Local Theater Experience http://tpr.org/post/overtime-providing-original-local-theater-experience <p>San Antonio theater-goers now have a huge variety of venues from which to choose. I spoke to<br />Overtime Theater’s Artistic Director Kyle Gillette, and he differentiates their objective this way.</p><p>“Devoted entirely to original works. And I really focus on choosing work that is both innovative and accessible,” he said.</p><p>There will be no Broadway hits at the Overtime — these are plays written by current playwrights, mostly local. The Overtime is at 1203 Camden Street on the other side of I-35 from Carlos Cortez’s Grotto, in the Museum Reach.</p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 17:43:44 +0000 Jack Morgan 27367 at http://tpr.org The Overtime Providing An Original Local Theater Experience A Silent Film, Live On Stage http://tpr.org/post/silent-film-live-stage <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Running through this weekend, the <a href="http://theovertimetheater.org/" target="_blank">Overtime Theater</a> presents the final performances of Sophie Bolles’ stage adaptation of one of the creepiest movies of all time, the silent classic, “The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari.” &nbsp;It may not be traditional Valentine’s Day Weekend fare, but you can experience an exquisite production that effectively recreates the feel of a silent film live.&nbsp;</span></p> Tue, 12 Feb 2013 20:36:58 +0000 Nathan Cone 6294 at http://tpr.org A Silent Film, Live On Stage