Upcoming Shows & Events

2019-2020 THEATRE SEASON

World Premiere Production of the New Play: Donor 63125 by Marilynn Barner Anselmi

Dates: May 7th, 8th, 9th at 7:30 PM and May 10th at 2 PM
Ages: 18+ Mature Audiences only
Location: The Booker T Theatre
Tickets: $11 General Admission/$9 Senior and Students/$7 Children 12 and under

From critically acclaimed playwright Marilynn Barner Anselmi, comes this modern drama that dissects the definition of family and the traditional definition of parent while questioning the notion of nature over nurture. A World-Premiere production.

Directed by Benjamin Griffith

Summer Youth Production 2020: The Little Prince, The Musical

Dates: July 24th, 25th at 7:30 PM and July 26th at 2 PM
Ages: All Ages
Location: The Theatre at the Imperial Centre
Tickets: $11 General Admission/$9 Senior and Students/$7 Children 12 and under

This beloved classic now comes alive on stage in a magical full-length family musical. Filled with enchanting music and heart-felt lyrics, it has been touted by critics around the country for its sophisticated appeal to all ages. It tells the story of a world-weary aviator whose malfunctioning plane strands him on the Sahara Desert. When a mysterious, regal little boy appears and asks him to draw a sheep, the aviator is annoyed and distracted from his crisis—unaware that he is about to have a transforming experience. During their week in the desert the little prince tells him stories about his adventures through the galaxy and about his strained relationship with a special flower on his own tiny planet. He encourages the alienated aviator to document these tales by drawing once again as he had when he was a boy. By learning that “what is essential is invisible to the eye,” the aviator comes to a new understanding of how to laugh, cry, and love again.

Directed by Brooke Edwards

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