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Our Schedule Last Modified: Sunday, December 10, 2017
Unless otherwise specified for a specific show:

Regular Main Stage Performances are at 7:30 PM on Fridays and Saturdays with 2:30 matinees on Sundays.

Special Main Stage Performance times vary.

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Our Schedule for 2018
Performance Dates: February 2-4 and 9-11 on our Main Stage
Love From a Stranger
By Agatha Christie and Frank Vosper.
A Mystery/Thriller, directed by Kevin Day.
Rating: PG-13
Auditions closed.
Cecily Harrington has led a staid and proper existence. After winning a sweepstake she desperately yearns for a life of adventure. Enter Bruce Lovell, who sweeps her off her feet. She recklessly abandons her job, friends and fiancé to settle in a country cottage. However, her “love from a stranger” is not what it seems and in a tense final scene, she discovers the ghastly truth of her new love.
Performance Dates: April 6 - 8 and 13 - 15 on our Main Stage
The Dixie Swim Club
By Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, Jamie Wooten.
A Comedy/Drama, directed by Barbara Morgan.
Rating: General Audiences
Auditions closed.
Five Southern women, whose friendships began many years ago on their college swim team, set aside a long weekend every August to recharge those relationships. Free from husbands, kids and jobs, they meet at the same beach cottage on North Carolina's Outer Banks to catch up, laugh and meddle in each other's lives. THE DIXIE SWIM CLUB focuses on four of those weekends over thirty-three years.
Performance Dates: June 1 - 3 and 8 - 10 on our Main Stage
James and the Giant Peach
Adapted for the stage by David Wood. From the book by Roald Dahl.
A classic Musical Comedy, directed by Tami Pultz.
Rating: G
Auditions: Sunday March 25 at 5:00pm and Monday March 26 at 6:00pm
Parts for men and women. 8 main roles and 9 secondary roles, as well as a chorus of sharks, seagulls, and fish. Also stage hands interested in puppetry are needed.
A tour guide brings a party of tourists (the audience) to see the giant peach, and James and his friends tell the story of how they came to live in New York. The insects play the other roles, like James’s cruel Aunt Sponge and Aunt Spiker, and the epic journey across the Atlantic is acted out with live action, puppetry and storytelling in David Wood's masterful adaptation.
Performance Dates: August 3 - 5 and 10 - 12 on our Main Stage
Annie
Book by Thomas Meehan; Music by Charles Strouse; Lyrics by Martin Charnin.
A Live Production of the Musical Classic, directed by Taylor Oxley.
Rating: G
Auditions: Saturday March 3 at 4:00pm and Sunday March 4 at 4:00pm.
Parts for 4 men, 3 women, 7 girls, and at least 10 additional extras of various ages to perform multiple roles and ensemble as needed. A few non-singing roles available and dancers also wanted. An accompanist will be available both dates. Call backs may be possible for principal roles.

For more information on auditions, click here.

Leapin' Lizards! The comic strip heroine takes center stage! Little orphan Annie charms everyone despite a tragic start in 1930s New York. She is determined to find the parents who abandoned her at a cruel Orphanage. With help, Annie escapes to the wondrous world of NYC. She finds a new family with Oliver Warbucks, his secretary Grace Farrell, the lovable mutt Sandy, and even befriends FDR!
Performance Dates: October 5 - 7 and 12 - 14 on our Main Stage
The Secret Garden
Novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, Adapted by Sylvia Ashby.
A magical Drama, directed by Stephen Fryar.
Rating: G
Sponsored by:
Auditions: Sunday August 5 at 5:00pm and Monday August 6 at 6:00pm
Parts for 5 men, 5 women plus 3 extras.
Mary Lennox, a sullen and spoiled orphan, is sent to Yorkshire to live with her embittered uncle Archibald and his invalid son Colin at gloomy Misselthwaite Manor. No place for children, it is full of dark corners and strange night-time noises. Discovering a hidden, neglected garden, Mary plants the seeds of new life for all those drawn into her secret refuge. A wonderful story of transformation.
Performance Dates: Nov. 30 - Dec. 2 and Dec. 7 - 9 on our Main Stage
Yes Virginia, There Is A Santa Claus
By Andrew J. Fenady.
Based on the teleplay by Val DeCrow and Andrew Fenady.
A Live Production of the Christmas Classic, directed by Thomas Cooper.
Rating: G
Auditions: Sunday October 7 at 5:00pm and Monday October 8 at 6:00pm
Cast size: 17m., 8w. (extras, doubling possible).
Inspired by a simple, poignant letter written over 100 years ago by 8-year-old Virginia O'Hanlon to the editor of the New York Sun-and by the timeless editorial response printed on the front page of the Sun. Yes Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus is a play for young and old, magically reaffirming life's highest beauty and joy - "the eternal light with which childhood fills the world".
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