by Ken Ludwig, Based on the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson
Based on the novel by Robert Louis Stevenson, this adaptation of Treasure Island is a breathtaking yarn of piracy on the high seas.
It begins at an inn on the Devon coast of England in 1775 where young Jim Hawkins longs for adventure. Soon he’s searching for the pirates' treasure and fighting off the most infamous pirates of all time, including Black Dog, Anne Bonney, and the foulest of them all, Blind Pew. At the center of it all is Long John Silver, perhaps the most famous hero-villain of all time.
- Friday, September 17 - 7pm
- Saturday, September 18 - 7pm
- Thursday, September 23 - 7pm
- Friday, September 24 - 7pm
- Saturday, September 25 - 2pm matinee
This production will be performed "in the round" at Boone Open Bible Church, 1224 Hancock Drive in Boone.
Little Women: A Merry Christmas
by Mary Chase
Adapted from Louisa May Alcott’s beloved classic novel. Four of literature’s most famous sisters, nurturing Meg, rebellious Jo, sweet Beth and spoiled Amy, must endure the absence of their father while he is away ministering in the Civil War. Under their mother Marmee’s wise and tender care, the girls learn many lessons – including the real meaning of Christmas – as they experience both the painful and the beautiful that life offers. Full of memorable and varied music with richly drawn characters, “Little Women – A Merry Christmas” is a family-friendly timeless story that stays true to its historical era while bringing joy and authenticity to the holiday season.
- Thursday 12/2
- Friday 12/3
- Saturday 12/4
I Do! I Do!
by Harvey Schmidt and Tom Jones
The story of a marriage is at the center of I Do! I Do!, an intimate and nostalgic work by Harvey Schmidt and Tom Jones (The Fantasticks). Written as a star vehicle for theatre legends, Mary Martin and Robert Preston, the original Broadway production received seven Tony Award nominations.
The show begins with Michael and Agnes on their wedding day. Their vows behind them, they look forward to spending the rest of their lives together. We watch as they go through their wedding night jitters, raise a family and negotiate midlife crises. Michael eventually admits to his infidelity, and, although Agnes is angered by his actions, she forgives him and the couple reconciles. They rediscover how much they really need each other. Then, after 50 years of marriage, the couple leaves their house to the next pair of newlyweds.
A Marvel Superhero Duo
Two one-act plays from the Marvel Spotlight series!
Squirrel Girl Goes to College
by Karen Zacarías
Doreen arrives at Empire State University to make new friends – and protect them from super villains – by keeping her super hero identity a secret. But when a beloved computer science professor suddenly disappears, can Doreen trust her friends with her inner squirrel so she can save the day?
Hammered: a Thor and Loki Story
by Christian Borle
As Thor struggles with the stress of final exams, his brother Loki finds himself under a different sort of pressure. Neither are beneath pranks in the endless competition for their parents’ favor. But underneath all the thunder and mischief, these two Princes of Asgard discover a bond that will last millennia.
April 28, 29, 30, 2022