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2015-2016 Season

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MAINSTAGE SERIES

 

Cinderella's Mice

Fred Register Endowment for Children’s Theatre
Music and Lyrics by Ben Morss
Book and Additional Lyrics by Justin Warner
Saturday, Sept. 26, 2 p.m.
GA

A fresh, frivolous, musical take on a time-honored fairy tale, Cinderella's Mice shows that even the smallest characters in a story can make a big difference, and that being a good friend can bring great rewards.

Almost, Maine

By John Cariani

“Pay What You Can” Preview
Tuesday, Nov. 10, 7 p.m.
Wednesday-Saturday, Nov. 11 - 14, 7 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 15, 2 p.m.

DT   $

On a cold, clear, moonless night in the middle of winter, all is not quite what it seems in the remote, mythical town of Almost, Maine, where residents find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected ways.

9 to 5

Music and Lyrics by Dolly Parton
Book by Patricia Resnick
“Pay What You Can” Preview
Wednesday, Feb. 24, 7 p.m.
Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 25 - 27, 7 p.m.

GA   $

Based on the 20th Century Fox Picture. Set in the late 1970s this hilarious story of friendship and revenge in the Rolodex era is outrageous, thought-provoking, and even a little romantic. 

The Mouse Trap

By Agatha Christie

“Pay What You Can” Preview
Tuesday, April 19, 7 p.m.
Wednesday-Saturday, April 20-23, 7 p.m.
Saturday April 23, 2 p.m.

DT   $

In honor of her 125th birthday, Theatre YHC presents the world’s longest running play! A snowstorm traps a group of strangers with an unknown killer. Chalk up another superb intrigue for the foremost mystery writer of her time.

SECOND SERIES
 

Valentine's Day Cabaret Fundraiser

Saturday, Feb. 13, 7 p.m.

GA

YHC’s Delta Gamma Drama Society presents the third annual Valentine’s Day weekend cabaret to benefit student trips within the Division of Fine Arts. Talented students will perform a variety of love-themed songs, scenes, and monologues. 

Musical Theatre Revue

Wednesday, April 27, 7 p.m.

DT

Some of YHC’s most talented students strut their stuff with favorite Broadway songs, dances and scenes selected from the best of the young artists’ growing professional repertoires.

How Are We Today?

Wednesday, January 20, 7 p.m.

DT

A staged reading of a new play in progress by YHC Theatre Major Melissa Tillery. 

STUDIO SERIES
 

Sylvia

By A.R. Gurney

Monday-Tuesday, September 28-29, 7 p.m.

GA

When Greg brings home a dog he found in the park, the pet becomes a major bone of contention between Greg and his wife, Kate. The marriage is put in serious jeopardy until, after a series of hilarious and touching complications, Greg and Kate learn to compromise, and Sylvia becomes a valued part of their lives.

The Aliens

By Annie Baker
Saturday, April 9, 7 p.m.
Sunday, April 10, 2 p.m.

GA

Two angry young men sit behind a Vermont coffee shop and discuss music and Bukowski. When a lonely high-school student arrives on the scene, they decide to teach him everything they know. A play with music about friendship, art, love and death from the winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

Recommended for mature audiences only.

DT – Dobbs Theatre, Goolsby Center
GA – Glenn Auditorium, Clegg Fine Arts Building

Some Mainstage Series tickets (marked $) are $10 for adults and $5 for seniors 65+ or with YHC ID. Contributions are also accepted during “Pay What You Can” Previews.