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

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

“’Heaven Cent” directed by Robert Schumacher - December 14, 15, 16 (8 PM), December 17 (2 PM) TICKETS ON SALE!!

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Our 2018 Season has been announced, and auditions are scheduled for the first show of the 81st Season, "Flowers for Algernon", directed by Veronikka Sylvas!

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Ahoy, ye landlubbers, come on out and join our pirate crew!

Ahoy, mateys, bring ye scurvy carcasses to the Playhouse t' help in buildin' the second annual "Haunted Pirate Adventure". Yer cap'n Juston Harlin and first mate Erin Anderson, and a host of ornery pirates, need yer help at 6 PM Monday-Thursday, and on Saturdays too. Thar be plenty of work fer ye lazy sea dogs...peelin' taters, paintin' the hull, scrapin' rust off'n the anchor chain, and sundry tasks fer yer pirate masters t' keep ye busy. Arrrgh!

(Come on down to the Playhouse Monday-Friday at 6 PM to help out...also on Saturdays at times TBD. 1700 North Grimes, Hobbs, NM. This for ye scurvy dogs tha' don' speak the good pirate brouge, arrgh!)

Monday, September 5, 2011

Playhouse reminders, "Home Front" tickets on sale, and more

Happy Labor Day!

HOME FRONT: A reminder that "Home Front" tickets go on sale today from 4-6 p.m. and continue through the rest of the week at that same time. You may also purchase tickets at the door the evening of the performance. The drama illuminates the dilemma of a middle-class Texas family unable to comprehend and deal with the deep-seated disaffection of their Vietnam veteran son. The action is set in a comfortable suburban home in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, where Bob and Maurine, a fairly well-off middle-aged couple, are living (apparently happily) with their daughter Karen, a graduate student, and their brooding son, Jeremy, who has recently returned from service in Vietnam. It is Thanksgiving Day, 1973, and they are furiously preparing for the imminent arrival of relatives for a family dinner.  
Show dates are Sept. 9, 10, at 8 p.m.; Sept. 11 at 2 p.m.; and Sept. 16 and 17 at 8 p.m. at the Hobbs Community Playhouse, 1700 N. Grimes. Tickets are for sale Sept. 5-10 and Sept. 13-17. Tickets are $10. Tickets are $5 for active duty military or retired veterans. The show contains adult themes and adult language. The show is directed by Bill Raabe and assisted by Erin Miller Gibbs.

2012 SEASON: Just a reminder for those considering directing. We will need to be setting next season and this requires people to submit shows they would like to direct. Deadline is Sept. 26. The board will then decide on the 2012 season.

UPCOMING: Following "Home Front" will be the second annual Haunted Halloween House directed by Juston Harlin and assisted by Erin Anderson.

OTHER: Hobbs High School's production of The Night is My Enemy will be Oct. 1 and 2. Tickets go on sale Sept. 26.

I'm sure there is something else but that is all for now.

Your "Workin' on Labor Day" president,

Daniel Russell
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