The 2020 Season! Our 83rd Year!
Arsenic & Old Lace, directed by Laura Brewster, February 7-16th
The Best of Everything, directed by Marirene Vigil, March 27-28, April 3-5
Aida, directed by Doug Levy, May 22-31
Aladdin, Jr. (YPAW), July 16-19
Beyond the Horizon, directed by Ashley and Jonathan Bertschinger, September 4-13
The Hunt (11th Annual Haunted House), directed by Nathan Gibbs and Kevin Combs, October 22-24, 30-31
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Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Cast List Flowers for Algernon:
Scooter Stiles- Professor Nemur
Tammy Atkinson-Daley- Mrs. Donner
Ron Gunter- Father
Caleb Henning- Charlie Gordon
Jacy Liles- Ann, Mrs. Harvey, Chairlady
Natalie Marin- Bernice, Francine
Madison Morrow- Ellen, Jackie
Victoria Nava- Gina, Mrs. Nemur
Marinene Pankratz- Alice Kinnian
Robert Schumacher- Dr. Strauss
Eva Sylvas- child
Norma Olivia Townsend- Connie, Norma
Madison Webb- Mrs. Mooney
Karen Widman- Mother
Destiny Windham- Beth
Young Charlie- TBD
Sunday, November 19, 2017
Miracles abound on Christmas Eve when the divine intervention of a well-intentioned but hapless angel brings a homeless teenage girl and missionary priest to the same place at the same time.
Performance dates will be December 14-17 at the Playhouse. All seats $10.
George Cameron Grant's "Heaven Cent" is directed by Robert Schumacher.
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Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Flowers For Algernon
By David Rogers. Based on the novel by Daniel Keyes.
Directed by Veronikka Sylvas
Sunday, November 19th & Monday the 20th
At NMJC Western Heritage Museum
Performance dates will be February 15-25, 2018
Rehearsals will be on a limited basis until after the holidays.
Flowers for Algernon, a beautiful, touching story that is universal in its message. This play offers actors strong, interesting characters to play and with a large cast there are opportunities for actors of all ages, including children!
This is the compelling story of Charlie, a mentally retarded man and the strange interweaving of his life with that of Algernon, a mouse. Experimental surgery has been performed on both Algernon and Charlie increasing their intelligences ten fold. Soon Charlie's intelligence far exceeds that of his teacher, Alice Kinnian and even the doctors who created the operating technique! As Charlie approaches the peak of his brilliance, Algernon shows frightening signs of regression. Soon things become a race against time in which Charlie tries to keep his new found intelligence long enough to save himself and thus continue what he and Alice have found. Will Charlie be able to save himself in time?!
Please visit https://www.dramaticpublishing.com/flowers-for-algernon-19528 for more information.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
The 2017 Community Players of Hobbs Board of Directors is proud to announce the new season! We received many exciting submissions from several talented directors, which made our jobs pretty difficult, but we persevered and are pleased to present the following slate of shows for 2018:
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.
The board would like to thank everyone who submitted shows for the season for their hard work and impressive presentations. We believe these selections represent a variety of interests and genres and will provide joy to their casts, crews and audiences alike.
See you at the Playhouse!