2020 Season

The 2021 Season! Our 84th Year!

Mama Won’t Fly By Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, Jamie Wooten Directed by Sandy Goad
March 19-28

The Community Players of Hobbs Production of Elton John & Tim Rice's
directed by Douglas Levy
May 14-23

The Community Players of Hobbs Youth Performing Arts Workshop Production of Disney's
Aladdin, Jr.
July 15-18

The Hunt (11th Annual Haunted House), directed by Nathan Gibbs and Kevin Combs
October 21-23, 29-31

The Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge

By Mark Brown Directed by Christie Harkness

December 16-19

*All dates subject to change, some performances may be presented online if required, please check back often for the most current information*

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Friday, January 22, 2016

Gala awardees and more!

Greetings, Playhouse fans!

I hope everyone had a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!  As everyone knows, the Playhouse always starts off the new year with our Playhouse Gala, where we celebrate the previous season, honor our outstanding participants and talk about the upcoming season.  
If you weren't able to attend the gala on January 16, here are the highlights:

  • The 2015 season saw a total attendance of 3,183, with 1,153 of those patrons attending the Haunted House, making this year's haunted house the most successful so far!
  • The 2016 season has been set and the following shows will be gracing our stage:
-“Nana's Naughty Knickers,” directed by Erin Gibbs - February 11-13, 19-21
-“On Golden Pond,” directed by Sandy Goad - April 7-9, 15-17
-“Seussical,” directed by Chris Eubank - June 2-5, 9-12
-Youth Performing Arts Workshop “Alice In Wonderland,” directed by Sandy Goad and Ronnie Gray - July 14-17
-“Avarice In Ambrosia: A Melodrama,” directed by Monica Russell - September 2-4, 8-10
-Haunted House, directed by Nathan Gibbs - October 21-22, 28-31
-“’Twas the Fight Before Christmas,” directed by Robert Schumacher - December 8-11
  • The Maddox foundation approved a grant for a new desktop computer and an all-in-one printer.
  • A new addition to the building is in progress and will house men's and women's dressing rooms, a make up room, a green room, two restrooms and a workshop.
  • The potholes in the parking lot were filled.
  • We had clean up days for the grounds,the costume room and the storage sheds.
  • Steel Depot donated materials and time to build a new railing on the front porch.
  • The Maddox Foundation approved a grant for a feasibility study for construction of a new playhouse.
  • We bid farewell and thank you to outgoing officers Kerri Gray (treasurer) and Carey Lindner (secretary), and elected the 2016 officers:
-President: Monica Russell
-Vice-President: Leigh Melton
-Treasurer: Christie Harkness
-Secretary: Sarah Bunch
-Buildings & Grounds: Dusty Armstrong
-Promotions: Shoshana Howell
-At-Large: Claude Jaco
  • We also honored the following with plaques, certificates and heartfelt thank yous:
-Unsung Heroes
~"Things My Mother Taught Me," directed by Erin and Nathan Gibbs - Susan Seigler, Chance Collins
~"Endgame," directed by Michelle Fox - Tammy Dayley
~"Avenue Q," directed by Juston Harlin - Nathan Gibbs, Ralph McKee
~"Waiting for the Parade," directed by Karen Widman - Lizabeth McBee, Ed Widman
~"Shrek, the Musical, Jr.," directed by Sandy Goad and Ronnie Gray - Tammy Dayley, Brooklynn Gray,  Taylor Gray, Christie Harkness
~Haunted House, directed by Nathan Gibbs and Juston Harlin - Josh Berner, Tessa Ledesma, Leigh Melton,  Daniel Russell
~"Everyone's Christmas Story," directed by Carey Lindner - Taylor Gray, Addison Smith, Jacqueline Thornell
-Carl Busch Scholarship Award - Ashton Hayes
-Outstanding Individuals - Tammy Dayley, Tessa Ledesma
-Outstanding Corporations - Steel Depot, Sandy and Bob Goad
-Lifetime Achievement - Daniel Russell
-Tom Mason Award - Juston Harlin
Congratulations to all of the award winners!  The Playhouse isn't possible without everyone's hard work!

In 2015, we put on some great shows, took care of a lot of housecleaning, met with old friends and made new ones. Here's to a successful 2016, made possible by all of us!

See you all at the Playhouse!
Monica Russell


Monday, January 18, 2016

Tickets are on sale for "Nana's Naughty Knickers"!

Tickets are now on sale for "Nana's Naughty Knickers"!

Bridget and her Grandmother are about to become roommates. However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York for the summer quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget. It seems her sweet Grandma is running an illegal boutique from her apartment, selling hand-made naughty knickers to every senior citizen in the five borough area!

Will Bridget be able to handle all the excitement? Will her Nana get arrested - or worse! - evicted?

Directed by Erin Gibbs, "Nana's Naughty Knickers" runs February 11-13, 19-20 (8 PM) and February 21 (2 PM).  All seats $10, tickets can be bought online at http://www.communityplayersofhobbs.com or at the door.  Don't miss this delightful comedy!