Sweet Charity

Sweet Charity

A tender, poignant and consistently funny look at the adventures, or misadventures, in the ways of love encountered by the gullible Charity Valentine—the “lady of the evening” who always gives her heart, and her earnings, to the wrong man. The tuneful score includes “Hey, Big Spender”, “Rhythm of Life” and “If My Friends Could See […]





Grease

A 1971 musical by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey, set in 1959 at fictional Rydell High School. The musical follows ten working-class teenagers as they navigate the complexities of love, and explores issues such as teenage pregnancy and gang violence. Dates: February 28 & March 1 at 7:30pm; March 2 at 2pm.





Les Misérables

The world’s longest-running musical seen by over 60 million people in 42 countries.  Injustice, heroism, love and eventually salvation follow the fortunes of Jean Valjean, a former convict who broke parole but determined to put his criminal past behind him.  His attempts to become a respected member of the community are constantly put under threat […]





South Pacific

Opens on Valentine’s Day, February 14 for a three week run.  Spend one enchanted evening enjoying this masterpiece of the musical theatre about war, love and prejudice. This immortal classic, Pulitzer Prize winning, and 10 time Tony Award winner will stir your heart and soul. Dates: February 14, 15, 21, 22, 28 & March 1 […]





South Pacific

Opens on Valentine’s Day, February 14 for a three week run.  Spend one enchanted evening enjoying this masterpiece of the musical theatre about war, love and prejudice. This immortal classic, Pulitzer Prize winning, and 10 time Tony Award winner will stir your heart and soul. Dates: February 14, 15, 21, 22, 28 & March 1 […]





The Wedding Singer

Takes us back to a time when hair was big, greed was good, collars were up, and a wedding singer might just be the coolest guy in the room. It’s 1985 and rock-star wannabe Robbie Hart is New Jersey’s favorite wedding singer. A Florida Southern College Theatre Arts production in Loca Lee Buckner Theatre.  Directed […]





The Wedding Singer

Takes us back to a time when hair was big, greed was good, collars were up, and a wedding singer might just be the coolest guy in the room. It’s 1985 and rock-star wannabe Robbie Hart is New Jersey’s favorite wedding singer. A Florida Southern College Theatre Arts production in Loca Lee Buckner Theatre.  Directed […]





Godspell

Godspell

The unique reflection on the life of Jesus, draws from various theatrical traditions, such as clowning, pantomime, charades, acrobatics and vaudeville. An ensemble of Broadway’s best performs the greatest story ever told to the music of Stephen Schwartz, the Grammy and Academy Award-winning composer of Wicked and Pippin.  ONE NIGHT ONLY: January 21 at 7:30pm. […]





Rock of Ages

The worldwide party musical ROCK OF AGES features a mix of 28 rockin’ 80’s tunes including Don’t Stop Believin’, We Built This City, The Final Countdown, Wanted Dead or Alive, Here I Go Again, Can’t Fight This Feeling and I Want To Know What Love Is. The five time 2009 Tony® nominee ROCK OF AGES, […]





West Side Story

West Side Story

WEST SIDE STORY soars as the greatest love story of all time. This revival, based on Tony Award-winning librettist Arthur Laurents’ Broadway direction, remains as powerful, poignant and timely as ever. The Bernstein and Sondheim score is considered to be one of Broadway’s finest and features such classics of the American musical theatre as Something’s […]





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