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2019-2020 Greater Lansing Theater Schedule

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 AC — Andromeda Community Theatre

cityofeastlansing.com/allofus, (517) 319-6957

AL — All-of-us Express Children’s Theatre

cityofeastlansing.com/allofus, (517) 319-6957

GT — Generations Theatre

generationstheater.com,

generationstheatre@gmail.com

HP — Homegrown Productions

clintoncountyarts.org/homegrown-productions.html, susanderosa@msn.com

IX — Ixion Theatre Ensemble

ixiontheatre.com, (517) 775-4246

LCC — LCC Theatre Program

internal.lcc.edu/cma, (517) 483-1546

MT — Midway Theatre Co.

midwaytheatercompany.org, (517) 316-5272

MSU — MSU Department of Theatre

theatre.msu.edu, (517) 432-2000

OC — Owosso Community Players

owossoplayers.com, (989) 723-4003

OL — Over the Ledge Theatre Co.

overtheledge.org, (517) 318-0579

PC — Peppermint Creek Theatre Co.

peppermintcreek.org, (517) 927-3016

RW — Riverwalk Theatre

riverwalktheatre.com, (517) 482-5700

SL — Starlight Dinner Theatre

starlightdinnertheatre.com, (517) 599-2779

TC — The Curtainless Theatre (formerly

East Lansing Community Theatre)

thecurtainlesstheatre.blogspot.com, curtainless.theatre@gmail.com

WC — Wharton Center

whartoncenter.com/events, (517) 432-2000

WT — Williamston Theatre

williamstontheatre.org, (517) 655-7469

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“Pippin”

Aug. 29-Sept. 8 — RW

Book/Lyrics: Roger O. Hirson and Stephen Schwartz

Directed by: Meghan Eldred Woolsey

 

“Matilda the Musical”

Sept. 6-15 — OC

By: Dennis Kelly

 

“Come From Away”

Sept. 10-15 — WC

Book/music/lyrics: Irene Sankoff and David Hein

Directed by Christopher Ashley

Cobb Great Hall

 

“The Great American Trailer Park Musical”

Sept. 11-15, Sept. 19-22 — OL

Music and Lyrics by David Nehls

Written by Betsy Kelso

 

“The Wolves”

Sept. 14-15, Sept. 12-22 —IX

By Sarah DeLappe

Directed by Jacquelyn Marks

The Robin Theatre

 

“Bright Star”

Sept. 19-22, Sept. 26-29 — PC

Music/book/story by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell

Directed by Chad Swan-Badgero

Music Direction by Seth Burk

Central Methodist Church

 

“Dr. Fox and the Impossible Cure for Death”

Sept. 21-22 — MSU

Book/music by Benedict Brazton-Smith

Book/lyrics by Megan Peterson

Directed by Timothy Koch

Musical Direction by Sinai Tabak

Pasant Theatre

 

“Remembering Patsy Clines”

Sept. 28 — OC

By Judy Harrison and Rebooted

 

“Neil Simon’s God’s Favorite”

Sept. 27-29, Oct. 4-5 — HP

Directed by Tom Webb

R.B. Wilson Center Auditorium

 

“Sunset Baby”

Sept. 27-29, Oct. 4-6 — LCC

By Dominique Morisseau

Directed by Deb Keller

Black Box

 

“Sweat”

Oct. 3-6, Oct. 10-13 — RW

Directed by George Popovich

 

“The Safe House”

Oct. 3-Nov. 3 — WT

By Kristine Thatcher

Directed by Casaundra Freeman

 

“Frankenstein”

Oct. 11-20 — MSU

By Quinn Mattfeld

Directed by Ryan Welsh

Pasant Theatre

 

“Frozen Jr.”

Oct. 17-19 — MT

Music/lyrics by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez

Book by Jennifer Lee

Directed by Veronica Hetke

East Lansing Hannah Community Center

 

“Something Wicked: Halloween Dinner Theatre”

Oct. 17-19 — TC

Directed by Iris Raine Paul

Strange Matter Coffee

 

“Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery”

Oct. 18-20 — AC

By Ken Ludwig

Eaton Area Senior Center

 

“Something’s Afoot”

Oct. 18-19, Oct. 25-27 — SL

Directed by Kelly Stuible-Clark

 

"A Piece of My Heart”

Oct. 24-27, Nov. 1 — RW

Directed by Diane Cooke

 

“Marvin’s Room”

Oct. 25-27, Nov. 1-3 — OC

By Scott McPherson

 

“12 Incompetent Jurors”

Oct. 25-27, Nov. 1-.3 — GT

By Ian McWethy

Directed by Ted Wulfekuhler

Sycamore Creek Church

 

“Poe: Dreams of Madness”

Oct. 25-27, Nov. 1-3 — AL

East Lansing Hannah Community Center

 

“Queerspawn”

Oct. 26-27, Nov. 2-3 — IX

By Mallery Avidon

Directed by Todd Heywood

The Robin Theatre

 

“The Humans”

Nov. 1-3, Nov. 7-10 — PC

By Stephen Karam

Directed by Emily Clark

Central Methodist Church

 

“Belle Moral”

Nov. 1-2, Nov. 8-10 — LCC

By Ann-Marie MacDonald

Directed by Mary Job

 

“Jungle Book”

Nov. 2 — WC

By Rudyard Kipling

 

“Twelfth Night”

Nov. 8-17 — MSU

By William Shakespeare

Directed by Gus Kaikkonen

 

“South Pacific”

Nov. 9-10, Nov. 12-17 — OC

By Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan

Music by Richard Rodgers

 

“Les Misérables”

Nov. 10-17 — WC

By Cameron Mackintosh

Great Cobb Hall

 

“Orpheus in the Underworld”

Nov. 20-24 — MSU

By Jacques Offenback

Musical Direction by Steven Mosteller

Directed by Melanie Helton

 

“The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)”

Nov. 20-21— WC

By The Reduced Shakespeare Co.

Pasant Theatre

 

“Freshman Showcase: The Power of Spontaneous Invention”

Nov. 21-24 — MSU

Directed by Sarah Hendrickson

 

“A Christmas Carol: The Radio Show”

Nov. 21-Dec. 22 —WT

By David Alberts

Directed by John Lepard

 

“You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown”

Nov. 29-Dec. 1, Dec. 5-8 — RW

By Jean Burk

 

“Disney’s Aladdin”

Dec. 4-15 — WC

By Chad Beguelin, music by Alan Menken

Cobb Great Hall

 

“Gloria”

Jan. 16-19, Jan. 23-16 — PC

By Branden Jacobs-Jenkins

Directed by Ben Cassidy

Central Methodist Church

 

“Boy Gets Girl”

Jan. 16-19, Jan. 23-26 — RW

Directed by Brian Farnham

 

“900 Miles to International Falls”

Jan. 30-Mar. 1 — WT

By Annie Martin

Directed by Tony Caselli

 

“Basic Training”

Jan. 30-31— WC

By Kahlil Ashanti

 

“Unnecessary Farce”

Feb. 6-26 — RW

Written by Paul Slade Smith

Directed by Jeff Magnuson

 

“Thrill Me: The Leopold & Loeb Story”

Feb. 12-16 — WC

Book, Music and Lyrics by Stephen Dolginoff
Directed by Bert Goldstein

Pasant Theatre

 

“Into the Woods”

Feb. 14-23 — MSU

Directed by Deric McNish

Choreographed by Alisa Hauser

Musical Direction by

Dave Wendelberger

 

“True West”

Feb. 21-22, Feb. 28-29 — LCC

By Sam Shepard

Directed by Dr. John Lennox

 

“My Fair Lady”

Feb. 26 – Mar 1 — WC

Directed by Bartlett Sher

Cobb Great Hall

 

“Annie”

Feb. 27-29 — MT

By Thomas Meehan

East Lansing Hannah Community Center

 

“Cinderella”

Feb. 28-29 — OC

Written by Rodgers and Hammerstein

 

“Julius Cesar”

March 6-8, March 13-15 — TC

By William Shakespeare

Directed by Dale Wayne Williams

 

“The Lion in Winter”

Mar. 6-7, Mar. 13-15—SL

Directed by Kristine Thatcher

 

“Dogman the Musical”

Mar. 14 — WC

By Dav Pilkey, lyrics by Kevin Del Aguila

 

“A Hotel on Marvin Gardens”

Mar .21-Mar. 22 — RW

Directed by Mary K Hodges

 

“These Mortal Hosts”

Mar.26 - Apr.26 — WT

By Eric Coble

Directed by Paige Conway

 

“Bonnets: How Ladies of Good Breeding are Induced to Murder”

Mar. 13-22 —MSU

By Jen Silverman

Directed by Ann Folino White

 

“Cost of Living”

Mar.19-22, Mar.26-29 — PC

By Martyna Majok

Directed by Jordan Climie

Central Methodist Church

 

“Skeleton Crew”

Mar. 21-22, Mar.28-29 — IX

By Dominique Morisseau

Directed by Jeff Croff

Robin Theatre

 

“Middletown”

Mar.20-21, Mar.28-29 — LCC

By Will Eno

Directed by Paige Tufford

 

“Wicked”

Apr. 1-19 — WC

By Gregory Maguire

Music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz

Directed by Joe Mantello

 

“Marian, or The True Tale of Robin Hood”

Apr.10-19 — MSU

By Adam Szymkowicz

Directed by Alexis Black

 

“Five Women Wearing the Same Dress”

Apr. 17-19, Apr.24-26 — OC

By Alan Ball

 

"rUSt: Voices from the Midwest”

May 2-20 — IX

By Wheel Writer’s Group

Directed by Mark Gmazel

Robin Theatre

 

“Doubt, a Parable”

May 7-17 — RW

By John Patrick Shanley

Directed by Bob Robinson

 

“Soundscapes”

May 8 — LCC

Directed by Dr. Jonathan Ten Brink

 

“Guys and Dolls”

May 8-9, May 15-17 — SL

By Abe Burrows and Jo Swerling

Directed by Linda Granger

Music/lyrics by Frank Loesser

 

“Fun Home”

May 21-24, May 28-31 — PC

By Lisa Kron, Jeanine Tesori, Alison Bechdel

Directed by Mary Job

Music direction by John Dale Smith

Central Methodist Church

 

“Alabaster”

May 21-Jun.21 — WT

By Audrey Cefaly

Directed by Tony Caselli

 

“The Producers”

June 12-14, June 19-21 — OC

By Mel Brooks and Thomas Meehan

 

“Shrek the Musical”

June 18-28 — RW

Directed by Linda Widener

 

"Dear Evan Hansen”

June 16- 21 — WC

By Steven Levenson

Music by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul

Directed by Michael Greif

 

“Be Here Now"

July 9 - Aug. 9 — WT

By Deborah Zoe Laufer

Directed by Rob Roznowski

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