2015 Season

The 2015 Season


"Things My Mother Taught Me" directed by Erin Gibbs. February 13, 14, 19, 20, 21

"End Game" directed by Michelle Fox. April 9, 10, 11, 12.

"Avenue Q" directed by Juston Harlin. June 4, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14.

Youth Performing Arts Workshop - "Shrek: The Musical, Jr." directed by Sandy Goad & Ronnie Gray. July 16, 17, 18, 19.

"Waiting for the Parade" directed by Karen Widman. September 10, 11, 12, 18, 19, 20.

Haunted House directed by Juston Harlin. October 22, 23, 24, 29, 30, 31.

"Everyone's Christmas Story" directed by Carey Lindner. December 10, 11, 12, 13.



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Thursday, February 26, 2015

Congratulations to the cast of "Endgame"

It's always a difficult choice...but we finally have a cast for "Endgame"!

Clov - Jordan Emig
Hamm - Robert Schumacher
Nell - Tammy Dayley
Nagg - Ron Gunter

Congratulations to all!

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

UPDATE: AUDITIONS EXTENDED Auditions "Endgame"

UPDATE:  Auditions have been extended, and will also be held Wednesday and Thursday, February 25 and 26. Same times/location (6:30 pm, at the Playhouse).

Auditions for Samuel Beckett’s drama “Endgame” will be Monday and Tuesday February 23 and 24, at 6:30 at the Playhouse.

"Endgame" is about four people who are trapped...trapped in a room and trapped in life. They are all waiting for an end to come, but no one can make it happen. 

The play calls for 3 men and 1 woman.

Performance dates are April 9, 10, 11, 12. "Endgame" will be directed by Michelle Fox.

Break a leg!

Sunday, February 15, 2015

2014 Season Gala awardees

For those of you who missed the gala (and we missed you!), here is a list of awardees:

Tom Mason Award:
Robert Schumacher

Lifetime Achievement Awards:
Mary Jo Tilley
Karen Salb


Outstanding Corporations:
GEO Group
Johnson Miller, LP
Jay's, Inc.


Outstanding Newcomer:
Debi Feltman


Outstanding Individuals:
Christie Harkness
Nathan Gibbs


Carl Busch Scholarship Award Winners:
Eric Taylor
Hannah Wisener
Ron Gunter


Unsung Heroes:
"The Jury" - Kenneth Brown, Monica Russell
"The Dixie Swim Club" - Nathan Miles, Beverly Lewis, Brad Jett
"Secret Garden" - Sara Carey, Doug Levy
"Music Man, Jr." - Frank Rose, Kim Hill
"Butterflies are Free" - Tiffani Stuber, Laura Harkness, Miles Wiseman
Haunted House - Christy Harkness, Chris Howell, Israel Telles
"A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol" - Arthur & Tammy Dayley, Bob Goad

Saturday, February 14, 2015

The Sunday, 2/15/15, performance of "Things My Mother Taught Me" has been cancelled.

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we have been reluctantly forced to cancel our Sunday, 2/15/15 2 PM, performance of "Things My Mother Taught Me".

All other performances are NOT affected, and will run as previously scheduled.

If you purchased tickets online, your credit card has already been refunded (it may take a short amount of time to be credited back to your card).

We encourage anyone planning to see the Sunday showing to come to one of the other performances (Saturday, 2/14 at 8 PM and Thursday/Friday/Saturday 2/19-2/21 at 8 PM).

We are sincerely sorry for any inconvenience.  We thank you for your understanding and patience.

The Community Players of Hobbs

Sunday, February 8, 2015

Just four days until the 2015 season opens!

This Friday, "Things My Mother Taught Me" opens on the Playhouse stage!

"Things My Mother Taught Me" is the story of Olivia and Gabe moving into their first apartment together. They've just packed up all of their belongings and driven halfway across the country, to start a new life together in Chicago. Their moving day doesn't go exactly as planned, though, and things become slightly more complicated when all of their parents show up to help! Can a two bedroom apartment contain all of the love, laughs, worry, and wisdom that's about to happen?

"Things My Mother Taught Me" is directed by Erin Gibbs. Show dates are February 13th & 14th (8 PM), 15th (2 PM), 19th, 20th, 21st (8 PM).

Get your tickets here!

Gala slideshow

A full list of awardees will be online in the coming week, but if you would like a copy of the slideshow that captured our 2014 season, you can click the link below (it's in several formats, including individual JPEG images of each slide).

Click here!  :)

Monday, January 26, 2015

2015 Season Tickets...now on sale!

Get them while they're hot, our 2015 Season Tickets are now on sale!

Season tickets are $60, and good for 6 uses (either online or at the door).  You can use them 1 per show, or all 6 for one show.  They are good for admission to all productions for the 2015 season (EXCEPT the Haunted House)

Visit our ticketing site (click the ticket symbol on the top left of our site) and get your 2015 Season Tickets!

(Please note:  Buying season tickets DOES NOT guarantee you a seat at any show.  You must still "buy" your seats to each show, only you use your season ticket to "pay" for the show tickets.)

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Application deadline for the Carl Busch Scholarship

Good evening, Playhouse community:

Applications for the Playhouse's Carl Busch scholarships are now being accepted. Information and applications can be found on the Playhouse website sidebar at http://www.communityplayersofhobbs.com/.  

Scholarships are due to President Sandy Goad at spudisnski4979@gmail.com or regular mail to Community Players of Hobbs/Scholarship Application, P.O. Box 2153, Hobbs, NM 88241.

Applications must be received on or before February 1, 2015.  Recipients will be asked to attend the Playhouse Gala on February 7, 2015, at the Western Heritage Museum.  

For questions, please feel free to reply to this email or contact any board member.

Please also feel free to forward this email to anyone who would be interested in applying.

Monica M. Russell
Promotions

Tickets on sale for "Things My Mother Taught Me"

"Things My Mother Taught Me" is the story of Olivia and Gabe moving into their first apartment together. They've just packed up all of their belongings and driven halfway across the country, to start a new life together in Chicago. Their moving day doesn't go exactly as planned, though, and things become slightly more complicated when all of their parents show up to help! Can a two bedroom apartment contain all of the love, laughs, worry, and wisdom that's about to happen?

"Things My Mother Taught Me" is directed by Erin Gibbs.  Show dates are February 13th & 14th (8 PM), 15th (2 PM), 19th, 20th, 21st (8 PM).

Tickets are on sale via the ticket link (above left).  Enjoy the show!

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Happy Holidays from the Community Players of Hobbs

We'll see you in 2015 with our 78th season!

"Things My Mother Taught Me" directed by Erin Gibbs.  February 13, 14, 15, 19, 20, 21.

"End Game" directed by Michelle Fox.  April 9, 10, 11, 12.

"Avenue Q" directed by Juston Harlin.  June 4, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14.

Youth Performing Arts Workshop - "Shrek: The Musical, Jr." directed by Sandy Goad & Ronnie Gray.  July 16, 17, 18, 19.

"Waiting for the Parade" directed by Karen Widman.  September 10, 11, 12, 18, 19, 20.

Haunted House directed by Juston Harlin.  October 22, 23, 24, 29, 30, 31.

"Everyone's Christmas Story" directed by Carey Lindner.  December 10, 11, 12, 13.

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Audition notice "Things My Mother Taught Me"

Auditions for the first production of 2015, "Things My Mother Taught Me" will be held on Monday, December 15th and Tuesday, December 16th at the Playhouse.  Audition time for both nights will be 6:30 PM. 

The casting for the show:

OLIVIA KEEGAN - ­ late 20s; energetic; neat; slightly OCD; an architect.
KAREN KEEGAN - late 50s-60s; Olivia's mother.
CARTER KEEGAN ­ - 60s; Olivia's father.
GABE LAWSON ­ - late 20s; a writer; good-natured.
LYDIA LAWSON - late 50s-60s; Gabe's mother.
WYATT LAWSON - 60s; Gabe's father.
MAX MIROWSKI - late 50s; Polish accent; building super.

"Things My Mother Taught Me" is the story of Olivia and Gabe moving into their first apartment together. They've just packed up all of their belongings and driven halfway across the country, to start a new life together in Chicago. Their moving day doesn't go exactly as planned, though, and things become slightly more complicated when all of their parents show up to help! Can a two bedroom apartment contain all of the love, laughs, worry, and wisdom that's about to happen?

Show dates are February 13, 14, 15, 19, 20, 21.  "Things My Mother Taught Me" will be directed by Erin Gibbs.

 Break a leg!

Monday, December 8, 2014

The 2015 Season!

The Community Players of Hobbs is proud to announce it's 2015 season!

"Things My Mother Taught Me" directed by Erin Gibbs.  February 13, 14, 15, 19, 20, 21.

"End Game" directed by Michelle Fox.  April 9, 10, 11, 12.

"Avenue Q" directed by Juston Harlin.  June 4, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14.

Youth Performing Arts Workshop - "Shrek: The Musical, Jr." directed by Sandy Goad & Ronnie Gray.  July 16, 17, 18, 19.

"Waiting for the Parade" directed by Karen Widman.  September 10, 11, 12, 18, 19, 20.

Haunted House directed by Juston Harlin.  October 22, 23, 24, 29, 30, 31.

"Everyone's Christmas Story" directed by Carey Lindner.  December 10, 11, 12, 13.

Congratulations to all our 2015 directors...break a leg!