80th Season | 2013 - 2014

  • Hairspray - Musical
    Directed by Sylvia Haynie and Laura Voss
    July 12 – 21, 2013
    Box Office opens July 8

    HAIRSPRAY, winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical, is a family-friendly musical piled bouffant high with laughter, romance, and deliriously tuneful songs. It's 1962 in Baltimore, and the lovable plus-size teen Tracy Turnblad has only one desire -- to dance on the popular Corny Collins Show. When her dream comes true, Tracy is transformed from social outcast to sudden star. She must use her newfound power to dethrone the reigning Teen Queen, win the affections of heartthrob Link Larkin, and integrate a TV network, all without denting her 'do!
  • Always a Bridesmaid - Comedy
    Directed by Weldon Ledbetter
    August 23 – September 1, 2013
    Box Office opens August 19

    In this hilarious comedy, four high school friends made a vow to be in each other's weddings no matter what. Little did they know, thirty years later, they'd still be keeping that promise. Join Deedra, Monette, Charlie and Libby Ruth through the years as they navigate the choppy and unpredictable waters of their friendship and many marriages. You'll be glad you said "I Do!" to this one.

  • The Game’s Afoot - Comedy/Mystery
    Directed by Weldon Ledbetter
    October 11 – 20, 2013
    Box Office opens October 7

    It is December 1936 and Broadway star William Gillette, admired the world over for his leading role in the play Sherlock Holmes, has invited his fellow cast-members to his Connecticut castle for a weekend of revelry. But when one of the guests is stabbed to death, the festivities in this isolated house of tricks and mirrors quickly turn dangerous. Then it’s up to Gillette himself, as he assumes the persona of his beloved Holmes, to track down the killer before the next victim appears. The danger and hilarity are non-stop in this glittering whodunit set.

  • The Wizard of Oz - Musical
    Directed by Sylvia Haynie and Laura Voss
    December 6 – December 15, 2013
    Box Office opens December 2

    Dorothy, the Scarecrow, Tin Man and the Cowardly Lion join with the great MGM score to make this the all-time musical experience from Kansas to Kalamazoo Everyone loves Over the Rainbow, We’re Off to See the Wizard and Ding Dong the Witch is Dead. Perfect for all age groups.

  • Our Town - Drama
    Directed by Weldon Ledbetter
    February 7 – 16, 2014
    Box Office opens February 3

    Described by Edward Albee as "...the greatest American play ever written," the story follows the small town of Grover's Corners through three acts: "Daily Life," "Love and Marriage," and "Death and Eternity." Narrated by a stage manager and performed with minimal props and sets, audiences follow the Webb and Gibbs families as their children fall in love, marry, and eventually—in one of the most famous scenes in American theatre—die.
  • All Night Strut! - Musical
    Directed by Sylvia Haynie and Laura Voss
    March 21 – 30, 2014
    Box Office opens March 17

    A two act bonanza that carries us through the Depression, World War ll and the post war boom, THE ALL NIGHT STRUT! is an evening filled with jazz, blues, bebop and standards that thrill the heart, tickle the funny bone and raise the rafters. An international hit, THE ALL NIGHT STRUT! is a slick slice of yesteryear with sublime music and unbeatable energy that's perfect for the new generation of Swing fans as well as die-hard devotees!
  • A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline - Musical
    Directed by Sylvia Haynie and Laura Voss
    May 9 – 18, 2014
    Box Office opens May 5

    A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline is the biographical musical that traces the rise to stardom of one of our most beloved recording artists. From her hometown in Winchester, VA, all the way to the Grand ‘Ol Opry, Las Vegas and Carnegie Hall, you’ll hear all of Patsy’s hits!