May 30, 2013 - June 2, 2013Thursday-Saturday 7pm, Sunday 2pmThe Loveland Follies is celebrating year number 18! This year's show is written by our playwright-in-residence Ronald Krine Myroup. Get ready for "A Really Big Shoe, The Life and Times of Ed Sullivan"!You'll meet Mr. Sullivan and many celebrity guests including Elvis, The Andrews Sisters and Sammy Davis, Jr.Don't miss The Loveland Players. They're "magical" ... "electrifying" ... "moving" ... and "wonderful"!All tickets $15See More
May 9 – 26, 2013Thurs-Sat 7pm, Saturday & Sunday matinees 2pmBy Delia Ephron, John Forster and Judith KahanThis musical romp through the joys and sorrows of being a child is hilarious. Children give 23 lessons in such subjects as how to beg for a dog, how to torture your sister, how to act after being sent to your room and how to laugh hysterically. The pace is fast, the tone subversive and the recognition instant.$17 adults/$10 studentsSee More
April 30 - May 19, 2013Tuesday-Saturday 8pm & Sunday matinees at 2pmBy Pamela Parker“There was a time, not so long ago when folks was different than nowadays, not necessarily better… just different.” Set in the late 1940s, this small-town comedy introduces us to a cast of quirky neighbors as they come to grips with the biggest surprise of their lives. Tues-Thurs $25 adults/$13 students, Fri-Sun $28 adults/$15 studentsSee More
Saturday 4/6/13 3:00pm and Sunday 4/7/13 5:00pmSummer Stock program for teens and college-age students this summer. Summer Stock VT 2013 is a high-energy musical theatre “boot camp” where company members are immersed in all areas of theatre. While enrolled in the program, students will develop and strengthen their performance skills. They will be trained by professionals to professional standards. Although there may be one or two adults cast in the show, Summer Stock VT 2013 is primarily…See More
April 11 – 28, 2013Tues-Sat 8:00pm, Sun 2:00pm By Martin McDonaghOur most twisted, adventurous play since The Pillowman! This off-beat, dark comedy that starred Christopher Walken on Broadway, explores obsession, deception, and most of the seven deadly sins. Audiences will need to leave their sensibilities at the door; Behanding is wickedly funny and wildly profane. It’s what Stage II was made for!(Recommended for adults only!)$25 adult/$13…See More
Sunday, March 3 - 8:00pmMonday, March 4 - 3:00 pm & 8:00 pm3 guys … 30 instruments! Back by popular demand, the New Odyssey Trio plays an incredible assortment of musical styles from the Beatles to Beethoven. Add hilarious comedy and audience participation to their top-notch music and New Odyssey is a zany musical experience that you have to see and hear to believe!All seats $32See More
February 19, 2013 at 7:30pm to March 17, 2013 at 2pm
February 19 – March 17, 2013Tuesday-Saturday 7:30pm & Sunday matinees 2:00pm Book by Michael Stewart; Music and Lyrics by Jerry Herman Based on the Play "The Matchmaker" by Thornton Wilder“Put on Your Sunday Clothes!” It’s time for a whirlwind race around New York at the turn of the 20th century, as we follow the adventures of America's most beloved matchmaker. Hello, Dolly! is full of memorable songs including Before the Parade Passes By, It Takes a Woman, Elegance, Hello, Dolly!, and It…See More
January 10, 2013 at 8pm to January 27, 2013 at 2pm
January 10 - 27, 2013Tuesday-Saturday 8:00pm & Sunday matinees at 2:00pmBy Lynn NottageIn 1905 New York City, Esther, a black seamstress moves “seamlessly” through society’s strata … as she provides intimate apparel for the wealthy, as well as ladies of the night. However, this drama explores the one line she can’t cross, even if her love – cautious and full of longing - is requited.Tues-Thurs $25 adults/$13 students, Fri-Sun $28 adults/$15 studentsSee More
January 6, 2013 at 7:30pm to January 7, 2013 at 7:30pm
Directors Kristofer Geddie and Murray Chase are seeking performers for Venice Theatre’s next two productions: Crowns and Our Town.Several African American actors, singers, storytellers and dancers are needed for the MainStage Gospel musical, Crowns by Regina Taylor. Performances of Crowns are in the MainStage Tuesdays through Sundays April 2 through April 21, 2013Several actors of all types and ages (nine and older) are needed for the Stage II Drama, Our Town by Thornton Wilder. Performances…See More
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