BUILDING COMMUNITY
THROUGH PROFESSIONAL PERFORMING ARTS

BY WOMEN FOR WOMEN

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OUR INAUGURAL SHOWCASE

PAST PRODUCTIONS

November 3, 2019, we opened with our inaugural all-women performing arts production: Artists Circle Showcase, performed at the historic Carl Freeman Auditorium in Olney, MD. That's right, our cast, crew - and even the  audience! - were all women.  Our 18 performers were able to share their art with over 120 audience members. Our performers thrilled to be on stage sharing their talent, and audience members delighted to attend a professional level production that was all women. All who attended had a night to remember filled with singing, dancing, comedy, storytelling, and music.

OUR VISION

WE'RE PASSIONATE ABOUT THIS

Women artists deserve to be valued.

Artists Circle brings together the Jewish community to empower women artists by creating opportunities to share their art and maintain their beliefs.

ABOUT ARTISTS CIRCLE

OUR STORY

Imagine allowing women to embrace both their art and their beliefs. Imagine women and girls seeing people like themselves represented on stage.

 

I trained and worked in professional theatre, which allowed for my passion to bring beauty, laughter, and inspiration to the world. Growing as an artist, I also grew in my  connection to my roots and values.  After years of thinking I had to choose between artistic expression and beliefs, I realized the two could more than coexist, but actually enhance each other. They just needed a venue to do so. Along the way, I met many talented, like-minded women and performers who felt the same way. 

 

So, Artists Circle was born. To value women artists. To create opportunity. To strengthen and uplift our community. 

Robyn

 

MEET THE TEAM

HELLO THERE

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ROBYN SHRATER SEEMANN

Artistic Director

Delighted to meet you. Thanks to our dedicated and impassioned experts, we're able to make this happen!

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RENA KONAR

Acting Expert

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MICHELLE PENN

Dance Expert

THE INSIDE SCOOP

WHAT OUR ARTISTS ARE SAYING

"Performing for Artists Circle was a dream becoming a reality.  I love performing and sharing my art, inspiring others.  With so few options available to perform in front of all female audiences, this performance truly gave me something so tremendously special."

-Michelle

"Artists Circle is a bonder, and it allowed me to be who I am and inspire others with my music. I feel incredibly grateful for such a magical experience and will never forget it. "

-Rachel 

" A huge thank you to Robyn and her team for putting such an incredible showcase together. What a gift you have given the Jewish women of the DMV communities-an opportunity to be on the stage in such a professional way. 

While I sing all the time for events, kumsitzes, open mic, this was a different level-on stage, in a professional setting, alongside such amazing talented women. I challenged myself, went out of my comfort zone, and lifted my soul, closer to its purpose. And what a model for my daughters to see that it’s our duty to recognize our Gd given talents and share them with each other to strengthen and inspire."

-Dahlia

"Having a strong passion for music, but still in the very early stages of my career, I benefited immensely from performing with Artists Circle. They were very nice, organized and professional. I was encouraged to step outside of my comfort zone and perform with live accompaniment, as well as to interact more on stage with limited time to rehearse. The sound was beautiful and performance aspect was great, as well! I am very grateful to them for this opportunity. Very professional."

-Chemdi

"It was so fun to sing and laugh in a community of other musicians, storytellers and comedians. Robyn curated a fabulous show full of talented people. Thank you so much for this amazing opportunity for all of us."

-Sarah 

"Artists Circle allowed me to shine again!"

-Shaina Ettel

THEY LIKE US! THEY REALLY LIKE US!

WHAT OUR AUDIENCE IS SAYING

"What an outstanding event! You should be proud for pulling that entire program off! So impressive. We all really enjoyed."

-Sara

"OMG! What a show! Amazing! Fun!"

-Sharona

"My daughter and I were in NY and rushed out to make it in time for the show. Was worth it!"

-Galit

"Really beautiful performance. Showed a lot of work!!!"

-Miriam

"A beautiful night. Very well done."

-Beth

"The show was amazing!! Thanks for all your hard work putting it together. I loved it!"

-Rebecca

"Even my grumpy 15 year old daughter thoroughly enjoyed herself and had not one negative thing to say."

-Anna

"I was so inspired to see all those amazing women on the stage!"

-Bashah Chaya

 

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