Tuesdays with Corti: MDQ Set

Took the drive up the hill to the scene shop yesterday to check out the progress on the Million Dollar Quartet ​​set (rehearsals begin Monday in the Copley!), and the Sun Recording Studio is ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Cabaret Day

It is August 1st! Good morning! Katie Spelman, director/choreographer of our Cabaret came to town yesterday and began the day in a production meeting with Paramount’s technical and design team discussing their plans for ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: MDQ Cast

It’s a stunningly beautiful morning in Aurora, and just as gorgeous is the low-down for you here on Paramount Theatre’s cast for Million Dollar Quartet​! Casting Director Trent Stork has canvassed a network nation-wide as the character breakdown for ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: 7.17.17

Good Tuesday! The results of yesterday’s 7.17.17 Fundraising Campaign are being tallied as I write you, dear reader, and the returns are looking good! This morning, I went to ParamountAurora.com, ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Funding Broadway

Midsummer madness! With all the excitement going on at RiverEdge Park and pre-production for Season Seven of Paramount’s Broadway Series well underway, our office is buzzin’ like a beehive with ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Fireworks

It’s the morning after the Fourth of July holiday weekend, and all the folks here at Paramount hope you enjoyed a happy Independence Day celebration! Fireworks in Aurora burst throughout the ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Developmental Reading

Just got back Sunday from my trip out east, and it’s so good to be home in Aurora! I’m running late into the Paramount conference room yesterday, where Million Dollar Quartet Costume Designer Sally Dolembo blasted off ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: New Works

This “Jersey Boy” is all thumbs on his iPhone this morning writing you from the screen porch of my family’s Wi-Fi-free home in Yardville, NJ. Last week, an hour north ... Read More

Tuesdays with Corti: Once Callbacks

Expertly devised by Paramount’s Casting Director Trent Stork in tandem with Music Director Tom Vendafreddo, our production of Once began day-long callback auditions yesterday! (Choreographer William Carlos Angulo sat in with us ... Read More