‘Smokey Joe’s’ takes look into classic moment in American culture
Audiences will be rocking and rolling with “Smokey Joe’s Café” in Tilson Auditorium on Friday. The timeless musical revue is set to play one night only as part of Indiana State University’s Performing Arts Series, sponsored by Terre Haute Savings Bank.
Get tickets March 31 for ISU’s ‘Mystery of Edwin Drood’
Advance sale tickets will be available beginning March 31 for the musical “The Mystery of Edwin Drood,” co-produced by the Indiana State University department of theater and School of Music.
Smokey Joe’s Café coming to Tilson March 28
Audiences will be rocking and rolling with Smokey Joe’s Café in Tilson Auditorium on March 28.
- Theater listings: March 20, 2014
Community Theatre to bring Tony Award-winning play to stage
Some call it a comedy, while others call it a drama. “God of Carnage” was the 2009 Tony Award winner for Best Play, and Community Theatre of Terre Haute will present it this Friday, Saturday and Sunday, as well as March 21-23.
‘Magnificent Ambersons’ screening to kick off March 17 keynote address
A screening of Orson Welles’ 1942 film, ‘The Magnificent Ambersons,’ will kick off the Wabash Valley Big Read’s keynote address Monday in Cunningham Memorial Library at Indiana State University.
Casey Westfield Drama Club to present ‘The Taming of Katy Lou’ March 27-28, 30
The Casey Westfield High School Drama Club will present “The Taming of Katy Lou” on March 27, 28 and 30 in Casey Westfield Arts Hall-East Edgar at Casey, Ill.
Winery plans ‘A Few Good Murderers’ April 12
The murder mystery dinner “A Few Good Murderers” is set for 6 p.m. April 12 in Castle Finn Winery at Marshall, Ill.
Admission is $40 per person and includes appetizers, dinner, dessert, tea or lemonade, and the show. Alcohol will be sold separately.
Audition for ‘Taking My Turn’ March 17-18
Community Theatre of Terre Haute director Mark Frederick will be looking for four men and four women to make up the cast for the musical celebration, “Taking My Turn.” Auditions will be staged at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday in Community Theatre at 1431 S. 25th St. Those auditioning should prepare a song and bring music for the accompanist. No dancing is required.
- Theater listings: March 13, 2014
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‘Les Miserables’ tickets available Feb. 27
Tickets for Lincoln Trail College’s spring production of “Les Miserables” are now available to the public.
Performances of “Les Miserables,” written by Alain Boubil, Claude-Michel Schoenberg and Herbert Kretzmer, will be at 7 p.m. March 28, 29, April 4 and 5 in the Zwermann Arts Center Theater. In a break from tradition, there also will be two Sunday matinees, at 2 p.m. March 30 and April 6.
Shawnee announces summer lineup; youth theater offerings
The Shawnee Theatre in Greene County announces its Summer 2014 season filled with timeless tales and American favorites.
- Theater listings: Feb. 20, 2014
Adventure awaits with ‘How I Became A Pirate’ at Beef & Boards
Sail into adventure with Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre’s debut of “How I Became A Pirate.” This new Pyramid Players production is based on Melinda Long’s best-selling children’s book, and is on stage through March 15 for kids of all ages.
- Theater listings: Feb. 13, 2014
Lightwire Theater returns Feb. 23 to Hatfield Hall with DiNO-Light
After a sell-out performance last year, Lightwire Theater returns to Hatfield Hall on the campus of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology at 7 p.m. on Monday with an all new show, DiNO-Light.
Featured early last year on “America’s Got Talent,” Lightwire Theater’s unique brand of storytelling has captivated audiences.
Explore origins, history of the family structure May 6 in ‘Irreplaceable’
Fathom Events, Focus on the Family and Pine Creek Entertainment will explore the origins and history of the family structure through an array of lenses and cultures in the documentary “Irreplaceable” coming to Terre Haute for a theatrical one-night event in May.
“Irreplaceable” will be shown at 7:30 p.m. on May 6 in AMC’s Showplace 12 at 3153 S. Third Place.
- Theater listings: Feb. 6, 2014
See Clay Theatre’s ‘Treasure Island’ Feb. 14-16
The Clay Community Theatre in Brazil is scheduled to present “Treasure Island,” a young actors show, at 7 p.m. Feb. 14 and 15, and 2 p.m. Feb. 16.
- Theater listings: Jan. 30, 2014
Community Theatre to present Steve Martin comedy through Feb. 2
Community Theatre of Terre Haute warms up the cold winter season with a Steve Martin comedy, “Picasso at the Lapin Agile.” It opens this Friday and continues through the weekend. Additional performances are Jan. 31 through Feb. 2.
Cheerleading event to be broadcast April 10 at Showplace 12
Fathom Events and Nfinity Athletic will bring the ultimate cheerleading competition to the big screen as “Nfinity Champions League Cheerleading Event” somersaults into more than 650 select U.S. movie theaters April 10, including a showing at 7:30 p.m. in Showplace 12 at 3153 S. Third Place in Terre Haute.
Auditions set for ‘God of Carnage’ Jan. 27-28
Community Theatre of Terre Haute will stage auditions for “God of Carnage,” a drama by Yasmina Reza, at 7 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday. There are roles for two men and two women. Sharon Russell is the director. Performance dates are March 14-16 and 21-23, with rehearsals beginning shortly after auditions.
- Theater listings: Jan. 23, 2014
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LTC has audition materials available for production of ‘Les Miserables’
Audition materials for Lincoln Trail College’s spring production of “Les Miserables” are now available in the college’s Performing Arts Office in Robinson, Ill.
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