2018 Season

The 2018 Season! Our 81st Season!!

Flowers for Algernon by David Rogers, directed by Veronikka Sylvas, February 15-17, 23-25, 2018.

Theatre New Mexico 10-Minute Festival, coordinated by Christie Harkness, March 9-11, 2018.
Leading Ladies by Ken Ludwig, directed by Erin Gibbs, April 13-14, 20-22, 2018.

9 to 5, a musical by Patricia Resnick, directed by Doug Levy, June 8-10, 15-17, 2018.
Youth Performing Arts Workshop presents Beauty and the Beast, Junior by Alan Menken, directed by Sandy Goad, July 19-22, 2018.
Five Women Wearing the Same Dress by Alan Ball, directed by Karen Widman, August 30-September 1, September 7-8, 2018.

9th Annual Haunted House, directed by Nathan Gibbs, October 19-20, 26-27, 31, 2018.

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Wednesday, December 1, 2010

More auditions, and a lot of Christmas going on!

Greetings theater campers!

Yes we have more auditions coming up so mark those calendars!

ZOO STORY AUDITIONS: This Edward Albee drama is for two men and will be directed by Nathan Miles. This drama piece will be taken to the one-act state competition festival in Artesia. Also, he will be taking others for a monologue competition, which is new this year. Festival is a great time and a chance to meet and see other theaters' work from around the state. Auditions are Wed. Dec. 15 and Thur. Dec. 16. at 7 p.m. at the Playhouse. The festival in Artesia is March 10-13 (although there is only one performance).

GOOD MAN CHARLIE AUDITIONS: Auditions for "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" are Sunday, Dec. 12,and Monday, Dec. 13. The show is directed by Mary Lyle and Ronnie Gray is the musical director. Auditioners should prepare a song (we will either have a CD player or an accompanianist). The cast consists of 2 women and 4 men. The productions dates are Feb. 11, 12, 13 & 18, 19. Rehearsals will begin on Monday, January 3.

Other reminders....

ACCIDENTAL HARMONY AND CHRISTMAS in COMFORT will be Dec. 9, 10, 11 at the Playhouse. Call 393-0676 for reservations. Accidental Harmony is an acappella group comprised of Playhouse members and will be singing for the opening act. "Christmas in Comfort" is the Hobbs High School students introduction to theater production and it will be the second act. Tickets are $8.

CHRISTMAS TRADITIONS AROUND THE WORLD is Dec. 2 from 7-9 p.m. at the Western Heritage Museum. Lots of Playhouse folks involved in this event. Plus there is food and possibly a sighting of Santa.

LEA COUNTY COMMISSION FOR THE ARTS, 122 W. Broadway, has an open house Saturday, Dec. 4, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and an adult sing-along Saturday, Dec. 11 from 6:30-8 p.m.

Maciolek School of Dance's "Nutcracker" is Dec. 3, 4 and 5. at Tydings Auditorium.

Finally, don't forget Carl Busch Scholarship forms are due Dec. 31.

Your "Merry Christmas" president,

Daniel Russell
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