2017 Season

The 2017 Season! Our 80th Season!!


“The Glass Menagerie” directed by Nathan Miles (AACTFest 2017 Entry) - February 16-19, April 1, April 7 (Lafayette, LA)

“Once On This Island” directed by Chris Eubank - June 1-4, 8-11

Youth Performing Arts Workshop “Mulan, Jr.” directed by Sandy Goad and Ronnie Gray - July 20-23

“The 39 Steps” directed by Tyler Bunch - September 8-10, 14-16 TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE!!

Haunted House directed by Nathan Gibbs - October 20-21, 27-28, 31

“’Heaven Cent” directed by Robert Schumacher - December 14-17


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Wednesday, September 13, 2017

AUDITIONS: Haunted House

AUDITION NOTICE: Haunted House


Auditions for the 8th annual Haunted House,
directed by Nathan Gibbs, will be


Wednesday & Thursday

September 20-21

7:00 pm

at the Playhouse

1700 N. Grimes


Anybody interested in helping with the haunt will need to be at these meetings. 
Those under 18 will need to bring a parent or legal guardian with them.

Come ready to work (clothes you can get dirty, closed toed shoes, etc.) More information will be available at that time. 

The Haunted house will run October 20-21, 27-28, and 31

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

The 39 Steps Opens This Week!

Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps directed by Tyler Bunch opens this Friday, September 8th at 8 pm and continues on the 9th at 8:00 & 10th at 2:00, with three more chances to see it on the 14th, 15th, and 16th at 8:00 pm. Do you need a better reason to see it? We've got 39 reasons to see The 39 Steps and our countdown got a little off track (see #28). Here's your chance (and ours) to catch up on why you need to see this hilarious show:

1 it's funny
2 there is a really cool looking telephone
3 a fish may or may not be slapped
4 trench coats
5 Steps are good for your health
6 you don't know what 39 Steps means and you're curious
7 there are British people just like Harry Potter
8 it's an adventure!
9 toy airplanes
10 kilts. Enough said
11 old people. Who doesn't love old people?
12 a rather passionate speech about life and love
13 seriously good-looking actors
14 see reason 13. These people are gorgeous
15 because 39 is better than 24 AND 25
16 ruggedly handsome men
17 shadows. Mysterious, I know
18 the joy of live theatre
19 romance. Date night? *wink wink*
20 go back and see reasons 13 and 14. For real, they are basically supermodels
21 a street lamp for all the Narnia lovers
22 pretty underwear
23 old ladies screaming
24 there's sheep!
25 see an entire car be built in 10 seconds
26 see previous reasons 13, 14 and 20
27 German spies
28 high speed train chases
29 evil dudes missing fingers
30 PLOT TWISTS
31 bagpipe music
32 go ahead and refer back to numbers 13, 14, 20 and 26. I can't express how beautiful these performers are. Come see for yourself
33 a fine, roaring fire
34 if you like Alfred Hitchcock, this is a must see
35 there are only 6 chances to see it!
36 we have puppies.
37 I lied about #36, but you can imagine the puppies
38 everyone loves a good death scene, right? It's all good fun!

"But that's only 38!" you say? Have no fear, check back tomorrow for the final reason on our list of why everybody should see this show. In the meantime, go get your tickets today!

https://buy.ticketstothecity.com/purchase.php?event_id=5640

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

39 reasons to see The 39 Steps (part 1)

The Playhouse production of Alfred Hitchcock's The 39 Steps opens in just a few weeks. Adapted by Patrick Barlow and directed by Tyler Bunch, "The 39 Steps", brilliantly and hilariously recreated for the stage as the smash hit Olivier Award Winning Comedy.

Follow the incredible adventures of our handsome hero Richard Hannay, complete with stiff-upper-lip, British gung-ho and pencil moustache as he encounters dastardly murders, double-crossing secret agents, and, of course, devastatingly beautiful women.

This wonderfully inventive and gripping comedy thriller features six fearless actors, playing 139 roles in 100 minutes of fast-paced fun and thrilling action.

Show dates are September 8, 9, 14, 15, 16 (8 PM) and September 10 (2 PM). Tickets are $10 and are on sale now! Click here to get yours!

To celebrate we have been counting down the days until opening night with 39 Reasons to see The 39 Steps! Each day will be a different reason, so be sure to check our Facebook page every day to see all the reasons! We're up to number 16, so if you haven't followed along, here's a good start! Want to know the rest? Follow us on Facebook or sign up for our text alerts! We will also be sending out the rest via email as opening night approaches! See you in September!

39 Reasons to see The 39 Steps
1 it's funny
2 there is a really cool looking telephone
3 a fish may or may not be slapped
4 trench coats
5 Steps are good for your health
6 you don't know what 39 Steps means and you're curious
7 there are British people just like Harry Potter
8 it's an adventure!
9 toy airplanes
10 kilts. Enough said
11 old people. Who doesn't love old people?
12 a rather passionate speech about life and love
13 seriously good-looking actors
14 see reason 13. These people are gorgeous
15 because 39 is better than 24 AND 25
16 ruggedly handsome men
Stay tuned for more!!!!!

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tickets are now on sale for "The 39 Steps"!

Tickets are now on sale for "The 39 Steps"!

Tyler Bunch directs Alfred Hitchcock’s classic spy thriller, "The 39 Steps", brilliantly and hilariously recreated for the stage as the smash hit Olivier Award Winning Comedy.

Follow the incredible adventures of our handsome hero Richard Hannay, complete with stiff-upper-lip, British gung-ho and pencil moustache as he encounters dastardly murders, double-crossing secret agents, and, of course, devastatingly beautiful women.

This wonderfully inventive and gripping comedy thriller features six fearless actors, playing 139 roles in 100 minutes of fast-paced fun and thrilling action.

Show dates are September 8, 9, 14, 15, 16 (8 PM) and September 10 (2 PM).  Tickets are $10 and can be purchased through our website www.communityplayersofhobbs.com

Sunday, July 16, 2017

39 Steps Cast List

 Thank you everyone for coming out to the 39 Steps auditions this weekend.  We had a great turnout and it was a very difficult decision.  With that said, congrats to the cast!  The first rehearsal will be July 24 at 7pm at the Playhouse.

39 Steps Cast


Richard Hannay Caleb Henning
Pamela Marissa Davis
Clown 1 Slayde Goss
Clown 2 Chad Collins
Annabella/Margret Chloe Smith
Higgins/Mrs. Jordan/Mrs. McGarrigle Nikka Sylvas



39 Steps Crew




Director
Tyler Bunch

Assistant Director Erin Anderson
Stage Manager
Lucy Acosta


Dialect Coach                                     Nathan Miles






Thursday, July 13, 2017

Mulan Jr. opens in one week!!!

The Community Players of Hobbs Youth Performing Arts Workshop production of Disney's Mulan Jr. opens in one week!

Don't miss your chance to see all the hard work put in by these fantastic kids!

Show dates are
July 20, 21 & 22 at 7:30 pm
and July 23 at 2:00 pm

Tickets are just $10 and are selling fast! Get yours today!

https://buy.ticketstothecity.com/purchase.php?event_id=5515

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Auditions: The 39 Steps

AUDITION NOTICE: 

Auditions for The 39 Steps, a thrilling spy adventure with action, romance and lots of laughs, directed by Tyler Bunch, will be held

July 14 from 6-9 pm

with callbacks and extra auditions

July 15 from 2-5 pm

both at the Western Heritage Museum.


Parts are available for 3 men and 3 women ages 15+
Be prepared to move and come ready to have FUN!
Do you have a special talent? Bring it to auditions and show us what you've got! 
Rehearsals begin July 24
Performance dates will be September 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, & 16 at the Playhouse.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Mulan Jr. Cast List!!!

Congratulations to the cast of the Youth Performing Arts Workshop production of Mulan Jr.!

CAST List 
Laozi, Ancestor Alexis Ramos
Yun, Ancestor Jasmine Romero
Lin, Ancestor Mia Pardo
Hong, Ancestor Valerie Nunez
Zhang, Ancestor Tyler Dayley
Fa Zhou, Mulan’s Father Lara Harkness
Fa Li, Mulan’s Mother Emma Gibbs
Grandmother Fa Destiny Windham
Mulan Sara Terrazas
Dressmakers Sofia Ramos
Hairdressers Leilani Clay
Groomers        Charlene Childress, CC Rodriguez,  Oliver Hall
Matchmaker Amaree Caballero
Chi Fu, Chinese bureaucrat  Jasmine Bentle
Young Xiao, villager Sofia Ramos
Older Yi, villager Olivia Townsend
Young Yi, villager David Nevarez
Shan-Yu, Hun Leader Abby Milligan
Magyar, Hun soldier Hailey Digby
Subar-Tu, Hun soldier Julie Nevarez
Chen, Chinese soldier Annedee Bushway
Liu, Chinese soldier Lexi Bateman
Captain Shang Chance Collins
Yao, Chinese soldier Peyton Hooks
Qian-Po, Chinese soldier Tiffani Stuber
Ling, Chinese soldier Justin Fraley
Emperor        Taylor Holdridge
Cheongsam Salesperson Makaelie Clay

Monday, June 19, 2017

Mulan Jr. Tickets on sale now!

Tickets are on sale now for the Youth Performing Arts Workshop production of Disney's Mulan Jr.
Directed by Sandy Goad and Ronnie Gray

Show dates are July 20-22 at 7:30 and July 23 at 2:00. Tickets are just $10.

Don't miss your chance to see this fantastic production, our youth workshop performances often sell out!

Based on Disney’s Oscar-nominated film, Disney's Mulan JR. is a heartwarming celebration of culture, honor and the fighting spirit. With hit songs and a story packed with action, humor and heart, Disney's Mulan JR. brings ancient China to life with a modern sensibility.

https://buy.ticketstothecity.com/purchase.php?date_id=24648

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Registration is open for the Youth Performing Arts Workshop "Mulan, Jr."

Registration is now open for the 2017 Youth Performing Arts Workshop.  This year the show is Disney's "Mulan, Jr."!

The registration form is available online (click HERE).

Show dates are July 20-23, 2017.  Rehearsal dates are on the registration form.

You can pay online (click HERE), but you still must fill out and submit the registration form.  IF you pay online, make sure you indicate who the payment is for, so we can match up with the registration!

Registration deadline is June 1st, 2017, and is limited to the first 35 PAID applications.