69th Season Productions

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber Of Fleet Street

Sept. 19-22 and 26-29, 2019

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, Book by Hugh Wheeler, directed by Gavin Thomas Drew

 

Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to London, seeking vengeance against the judge who framed him. There he meets Mrs. Lovett, the proprietress of a failing pie shop, above which he opens a new barber practice. Mrs. Lovett's luck shifts when Todd's thirst for blood inspires the integration of an ingredient into her meat pies that has the people of London lining up.

 

Rating: PG-13 (adult content/language)

Musical Thriller - Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International

Arsenic and Old Lace

Nov. 14-17 and 21-24, 2019

By Joseph Kesselring, directed by Timothy Cole

 

Mortimer Brewster visits the home of his two elderly aunts, seeking their approval of his upcoming engagement.  He discovers instead a few skeletons in the closet.  With the aunts delivering “mercy,” a brother who believes he is a long dead president, and another brother who looks and acts a little too much like a monster, your own nutty family will seem dull by comparison.

 

Rating: PG

Dark Comedy

Deliver Us From Mama

Feb. 6-9 and 13-16, 2020

A new comedy by the Jones Hope Wooten Playwrights, directed by Paul Weber

 

Mama's back--so chaos can't be far behind! By popular demand, Jones Hope Wooten Playwrights have created a sequel to their hit comedy Mama Won't Fly. Deliver Us From Mama is a high octane road trip full of misadventures and eccentric characters. Buckle up and enjoy the ride!

 

Rating: PG

Contemporary Comedy

Butterflies are Free

April 16-19 and 23-26, 2020

By Leonard Gershe, directed by Cindy Sheets

 

Young Don Baker, hero of his mother's book series, "Donny Dark," has been blind since birth, with his overprotective mother following his every move. Don finally decides to take his own apartment in Manhattan and pursue his songwriting ambitions. When she meets his kooky neighbor, sexy actress Jill, Mrs. Baker's controlling instincts go into overdrive, with hilariously touching results.

 

Rating: PG

Comedy

 

Catch Me If You Can - June 17-21 and 24-28, 2020, Book by Terrence McNally, Music by Marc Shaiman, Lyrics by Scott Wittman & Marc Shaiman, directed by Anna Davis

 

With nothing more than boyish charm, a big imagination, and millions of dollars in forged checks, teenager Frank Abignale, Jr., successfully poses as a pilot, a doctor, and a lawyer, living the high life and winning his dream girl’s heart. When Frank's lies catch the attention of FBI agent Carl Hanratty, Carl pursues Frank across the country to make him pay for his crimes.

 

Rating: PG-13 (adult content/language)

Musical/Comedy - Based on a True Story

Presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International

 

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