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Augusta Players to bring 'Spamalot,' Monty Python to stage

...Sunday, Feb. 23."If you are a fan of the movie, everything iconic is in the show," said the show's director Richard Justice. "It's classic Monty Python."The heart of the story is about King Arthur, the Knights of the Round Table...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-02-19/augusta-players-bring
Flamboyant role is dream come true for 'La Cage aux Folles' actor

...said Dave Bellmer, who plays Georges.This is the first time The Players have attempted La Cage, said director Richard Justice. With a musical score written by Hello Dolly and Mame composer Jerry Herman, La Cage aux Folles is based on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-02-13/flamboyant-role-dream
Augusta Players bring back 'Chicago'

...the second time The Augusta Players have performed Chicago. The group first produced the show in 1993, said director Richard Justice."This was before the revival that happened in 1996 on Broadway when Chicago became all the rave. Everybody...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-02-15/augusta-players-bring
A perfectly beastly undertaking

For Augusta Players artistic director Richard Justice, the challenge of ensuring that the stage adaptation of Disney's Beauty and the Beast didn't seem two-dimensional came in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/27/art_79096.shtml
Arts
Play brings `Music' to audience's ears

...first 10 minutes, from the living room of the von Trapp villa in one scene to a terrace outside in the next. Director Richard Justice manages it all smoothly, with a minimum of downtime. He has a bit of help: an efficient backstage crew and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/24/liv_297490.shtml
Life & style
'Arsenic' remains lethally amusing

...Panama pith helmet to prove it. Now, which one of this eccentric crew will end up in the Happy Dale sanitarium? Director Richard Justice stages this madhouse mirth with absolute clarity and a rapid pace that keeps the audience breathless. There...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/18/app_295824.shtml
Applause
'Arsenic' laced with laughter

...he said. "The two main characters don't realize that what they are doing is wrong. It's a quirk." Director Richard Justice said that he approached the material with a real sense of anticipation, despite the inherent scheduling problems...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/11/app_294948.shtml
Applause
Augusta Players open season Sept. 23 with musical 'Joseph'

...the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat."The Players excel at these pieces because the local talent is amazing," director Richard Justice said. "What they do is so fresh and exciting in theater. And, Joseph is very popular with audiences."Created...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2011-09-13/augusta-players-open-
'Tuna Christmas' is a whale of a lot of fun

...going to do our best. It' s fast though. Very, very fast." Two more Tuna plays have been written, but director Richard Justice said he has no plans to return to the Texas town. He said Tuna Christmas was considered in part because of popular...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/11/27/art_501678.shtml
Arts
'Greater Tuna' characters challenge actors

...Bertha, she's very funny. She's loosely based on my grandmother with the way she says words," he said. Director Richard Justice said most people from the South probably can relate to the characters. "You can pick out several family members...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/charmain-z-brackett/2007-04-15/greater-tuna-charact
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