On the Mainstage
From madcap musicals to new adaptations of old classics, our 2019-2020 Mainstage Season has a little bit of everything.
Aug 15-Sept 1, 2019
Take a trip through the imagination of our narrator as he listens to a rare recording of an old Jazz-Age musical. The characters appear in his dingy apartment, his flat is transformed into an impressive Broadway set, and both the narrator and the audience are taken on a 90 minute roller coaster ride of song, dance and laughter.
Oct 24-Nov 10, 2019
Just after midnight, a snowdrift stops the Orient Express in its tracks. The luxurious train is surprisingly full for the time of the year, but by the morning, it is one passenger fewer. An American lies dead in his compartment, stabbed a dozen times, his door locked from the inside. Isolated, and with a killer in their midst, detective Hercule Poirot must identify the murderer – before he or she decides to strike again.
Dec 12-22, 2019
Returning for a second year! This creative and quick-paced adaptation uses only five(!) actors, some puppets and the power of the audiences imagination to bring Charles Dickens' Christmas classic to life. You'll find all your favorite characters, from Scrooge to Tiny Tim to a bevy of Christmas spirits, in this holiday special event production.
Feb 20-Mar 8, 2020
Join us at the Reel 'Em Inn for a southern fried comedy of epic proportions, as a motley collection of characters hide, lie, disguise themselves, cross-dress, and slam doors chasing one another in this madcap romp. Love blossoms, truths are revealed, and the lives of all—family, guests and gangsters alike—change in incredible and surprising ways.
April 23-May 10, 2020
Low-born Monty Navarro discovers he's the eighth in line to the well-to-do D'Ysquith family, and -- in an effort to hurry things along -- sets about whittling that number down in this hilarious and slightly macabre musical. Can Monty get all his relatives out of the way, marry the girl of his dreams, and get away with (multiple) murders to become the next Earl of Highhurst?
Jun 11-28, 2020
Hilarity abounds in Neil Simon's classic comedy about three couples successively occupying the same suite at the Plaza Hotel: a married couple discover the room is the same in which they honeymooned 23 (or was it 24?) years ago, a Hollywood Producer meets up with his childhood sweetheart and discovers she's grown into more than his match, and finally two parents struggle to convince their bride-to-be daughter to come out of the bathroom she's locked herself in on her wedding day.
In the Studio
This season on our Studio stage we have odd-couple friendships and unconventional romance
Sept 19-29, 2019
This two-character comedy takes place in the kitchen of Maude Mix, who is having a tough day: her husband is off on a weekend spree with his secretary and she can't get rid of the pesky neighbor who has just moved up from Texas. Hannah Mae Bindler badgers Maude into friendship and the two eventually join forces against their errant and erring husbands.
Jan 23-Feb 2, 2020
Ever, a young man with Asperger’s syndrome, seeks the help of a Broadway dancer to learn enough dancing to survive an awards dinner. The dancer, Senga, however, is recovering from an injury that may stop her dancing career permanently. As their relationship unfolds, they’re both caught off-guard by the discoveries—both hilarious and heartwarming—that they make about each other and about themselves.
Mar 26-Apr 5, 2020
Becky Foster is caught in middle age, middle management and in a middling marriage—with no prospects for change on the horizon. Then one night a socially inept and grief-struck millionaire stumbles into the car dealership where Becky works. Becky is offered nothing short of a new life…and the audience is offered a chance to ride shotgun in a way that most plays wouldn't dare.