A musical by Mark Hardwick and Mike CRAver
Directed by Suzie Hansen
Oct. 11-13 and 18-20 at 7 p.m. Oct. 21, 2018 at 2 p.m.
In the twenties when radio ruled the airwaves and small stations thrived, music teacher Hazel C. Hunt received a transmitter as a retirement gift and station WGAL was born in Cedar Rapids, Arkansas. Twenty one original songs performed with thematic props produce the zany hilarity you expect from the creators of Pump Boys and Dinettes and Smoke on the Mountain.
“Keeps the music, country humor, conflict and romance coming fast enough to charm the ear and occupy the eye.” --NEW YORK TIMES
A musical by Willy Russell
Directed by Kathy Keech
Jan. 17-19 and 24-26 at 7 pm and Jan. 27, 2019 at 2 p.m.
"Tell me it's not true. Say it's just a story..."
A contemporary nature versus nurture plot, revolving around fraternal twins who were separated at birth, one raised with wealth, the other in poverty. Not knowing they are twins and despite attempts to keep them apart, they become fast friends until they both fall in love with the same girl, causing a life altering rift.
"A genuine crowd pleaser...Blood Brothers remains a one-of-a-kind show...and no musical theater fan should fail to experience it." - Theater Week
A Doll’s House,
“A smart, funny and utterly engrossing play” by Lucas Hnath
Directed by James Douglass
March 7-9 and 14-16 at 7 pm and March 17, 2019 at 2 pm
The play begins with a knock on the door--the same door that was slammed shut 15 years earlier when Nora left home at the end of Ibsen's play. Nora has returned. After leaving her husband, children and nursemaid to become what appears a successful feminist novelist, why would she possibly want to return?
“…lucid and absorbing…Modern in its language, mordant in its humor and suspenseful in its plotting…the play judiciously balances conflicting ideas about freedom, love and responsibility.” —Time Out NY
Love, Loss and What I Wore
By Nora and Delia Ephron
Based on the bestselling book by Ilene Beckerman
directed by James Douglass
April 25-27 and May 2-4 at 7 pm and May 5, 2019 at 2 pm
This series of stories focuses on women's relationships using wardrobe as a time capsule of their lives. From the writing team that brought you Sleepless in Seattle and When Harry Met Sally and based on the book by Ilene Beckerman this critically acclaimed play is "so funny and so powerful; so dear and sweet; so remindful of our female wiles, our worries, our insecurities, our remembrances of mother, father, sisters, brothers, lovers—I think it can't miss." —WowOwow.com