The Young Man from Atlanta
Horton Foote’s 1995 Pulitzer Prize winning play is a compassionate and often humorous portrayal of a Houston family whose lives are changed forever when a visit from a young stranger forces them to examine their beliefs and reveal their closely guarded secrets all while coping with the death of their son.
Onstage January 17 – February 9, 2020
Written by Horton Foote
Directed by Mike Beaman
Sponsored by The Stetson Kennedy Foundation
Preview Night: January 16
Terrific Tuesday: January 21
Sharon, in her mid-fifties, is recently divorced and needs a roommate to share her Iowa home. Robyn, also in her mid-fifties, needs a place to hide and a chance to start over. But as Sharon begins to uncover Robyn’s secrets, they encourage her own deep-seated desire to transform her life completely. A dark comedy about what it takes to re-route your life – and what happens when the wheels come off.
Koger-Gamache Black Box
Onstage February 21 – March 8, 2020
Written by Jen Silverman | Performed in 2019 at Amelia Community Theatre
Directed by Shelli Long
Starring Beth Lambert & Hazel Robinson
Sponsored by Robert M. Nied, Jacksonville, FL
Preview Night: February 20
Terrific Tuesdays: February 25 and March 3
A Flea in Her Ear
Come spend a hilarious evening in Paris’s most notorious hotel, The Frisky Puss, where the bourgeoist of the bourgeoisie let their peccadilloes out to play. Propriety takes a vacation, and ribaldry rules the roost, as a colorful cast of characters runs amok through the corridors, leaving chaos and occasionally clothing in their wake.
Onstage March 20 – April 11, 2020
Written by Georges Feydeau
Directed by Jason Collins
Preview Night: March 19
Terrific Tuesday: March 24
Little Women the Musical
Based on Louisa May Alcott’s American classic, this Civil War story of love and family stands the test of time. Produced nationally and internationally, Little Women has been praised by critics for its ambition in adapting such a well-known story for the stage. This timeless, captivating story is brought to life in this glorious musical filled with personal discovery, heartache, hope and everlasting love.
Onstage May 8 – June 7, 2020
Book by Allan Knee | Music by Jason Howland | Lyrics by Mindi Dickstein
Based on Louisa May Alcott’s American Classic
Directed by Bob Pritchar
Sponsored by the All American Air Charitable Foundation
Preview Night: May 7
Terrific Tuesday: May 12
A snowstorm strands a bus outside of Kansas City, and its passengers — including a stubborn, lovesick cowboy and the nightclub singer he hopes to marry — seek shelter and warmth at a roadside diner. The motley crew spends one night together, filled with bluster, heartache, and laughter, searching for love in this classic American comedy.
Onstage June 26 – July 19, 2020
Written by William Inge
Directed by Michael Lipp
Sponsored by Linda & Ray Matuza
Preview Night: June 25
Terrific Tuesday: June 30
In 1913, Leo Frank, a Brooklyn-raised Jew living in Georgia, is put on trial for the murder of thirteen-year-old Mary Phagan, a factory worker under his employ. Already guilty in the eyes of everyone around him, a sensationalist publisher and a janitor’s false testimony seal Leo’s fate. His only defenders are a governor with a conscience and, eventually, his assimilated Southern wife who finds the strength and love to become his greatest champion.
Onstage July 31 – August 30, 2020
Book by Alfred Uhry | Music & Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown
Directed by Bradley Akers
Sponsored by Scott & Bonnie Bartosch
Preview Night: July 30
Terrific Tuesday: August 4