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 TICKETS ON SALE!!

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

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, 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.


Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Tickets are on sale for "Once on this Island"!

Tickets are now on sale for "Once on this Island"!

Click the ticket icon on the left to get your tickets now for our summer musical!

Show dates are June 1-3 and 8-10 (8 PM) and June 4 and 11 (2 PM matinee).  All seats are $15 and can be purchased online or at the door.

Monday, April 3, 2017

Board Meeting April 3, 6:00 pm

Good morning, Playhouse fans,
We will be having a board meeting at 6:00P.M. on Monday, April 3. Some topics up for discussion are proposed Playhouse events and discussion of purchasing an electronic billboard.
See you there!
Monica Russell

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Glass Menagerie Encore Performance Tonight!

Get yourself all dolled up and head down to the Playhouse tonight for a reception and special ONE NIGHT ONLY encore presentation of The Glass Menagerie. Tickets are just $10 and proceeds will go to help get the cast and crew to Lafayette, LA next week to represent NM at the AACTFest regional competition!

"The Glass Menagerie" competed at the Theatre New Mexico AACTFest 2017, and was selected to advance to regionals!

The Glass Menagerie won the following awards at the AACTFest State level: Outstanding Costume Design, Outstanding Performance in a Supporting Role (Sarah Bunch), Outstanding Ensemble Performance, and Advanced to Regional Competition.

Please join us for a pre-show reception recognizing these accomplishments and help us send off the cast and crew to regionals with the best of wishes. Light refreshments will be served. Front of house will open at 8:00 pm.

https://buy.ticketstothecity.com/purchase.php?event_id=5158

Monday, March 20, 2017

Reminder, ENCORE PERFORMANCE of "The Glass Menagerie"

"The Glass Menagerie" competed at the Theatre New Mexico AACTFest 2017, and was selected to advance to regionals!


"The Glass Menagerie" also won awards for Best Costume Design, Best Ensemble Performance, and Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Sarah Bunch as "Laura Wingfield").


This outstanding show will have an encore performance on Saturday, April 1 at 9 PM (no April Fooling!!).


Tickets are available online or at the door (click the ticket icon on the left to get your tickets online).

Don't miss this ONE NIGHT ONLY encore show!!

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Congratulations to the cast of "Once on this Island"

Congratulations to the cast of Once On This Island! 
Ronnie Gray, Agwe
Kesa Gill, Asaka
Sarah Bunch, Erzulie
Leigh Melton, Papa Ge
Erin Anderson, Mama Erualie
Eric Taylor, Tonton Julian
Kristen Hester, Ti Moune
Tyler Bunch, Daniel
TBA, Little Ti Moune
Mari Vigil, Andrea
Jonathan Bertschinger, Armand/Peasant Storyteller
Jacqueline Lindsey, Madam Armand/Beauxhomme
Peasant Storytellers
Claudia Acosta
Lucy Acosta
Arthur Jenkins (Also Beauxhomme)
Ashley Jenkins (Also Beauxhomme)
Chloe Smith

Monday, March 13, 2017

ENCORE PERFORMANCE "The Glass Menagerie"

"The Glass Menagerie" competed at the Theatre New Mexico AACTFest 2017, and was selected to advance to regionals!


"The Glass Menagerie" also won awards for Best Costume Design, Best Ensemble Performance, and Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Sarah Bunch as "Laura Wingfield").


This outstanding show will have an encore performance on Saturday, April 1 at 9 PM (no April Fooling!!).


Tickets are available online or at the door (click the ticket icon on the left to get your tickets online).

Don't miss this ONE NIGHT ONLY encore show!!

Auditions "Once On This Island"


Auditions for "Once On This Island" will be held on Saturday, March 18 at 9 AM AND again at 1 PM at the Playhouse.

There will be a piano accompanist available; please prepare 16 measures of your best song for the auditions.

This show is open to ALL AGES. Show dates are June 1-4 and 8-11, 2017.

Audition forms can be found here:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2KWG7vyEsAXNTdhZFdoYVN4WkE/view?usp=sharing

Callbacks will be held Sunday at 2:00 pm
Musical selections for callbacks (NOT to be used for auditioning) can be found here:
https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0B2KWG7vyEsAXWkl1cEptWDd5ZDQ?usp=sharing

"Once On This Island" is directed by Christopher Eubank.