Lamplighters Mask Brigade

At the beginning of the shutdowns, the ladies of the Lamplighters costume shop decided to make fabric face masks to support Lamplighters. The team was comprised of Costume Shop Manager Melissa Wortman, and costumers Miriam Lewis, Hannah Velichko, and Judy Jackson,...

Remembering Mike Zimmerman

On July 31st 2020, former Development Director Mike Zimmerman lost his battle with cancer. Mike was our Development Director from 2008 to 2012. After leaving Lamplighters, he joined the Homeless Action Center as their Development Coordinator. For the last three years,...

Calling all Gala performers and fans!

Hello, Lamplighters and Fans! We’re heading into the fall, so that means … it’s Gala Time! But it’s such a weird, strange time. We can’t rehearse in person. We can’t perform live. So the Gala is going to be a very different beast this year. The writing committee has...

In Memoriam: John Ziaja

Lamplighters lost one of our giants of the stage last Saturday. That is literal; he was so very tall! John Ziaja passed away on June 13th, joining his beloved wife Jean , who passed in 2007. As Baker Peeples and Barbara Heroux wrote, “John joined the Lamplighters in...