Announcing the 2018-19 Season!
The Lubbock Community Theatre is proud to dedicate the 2018-19 season, full of classic and well-loved stories, to a very special woman: Nancy Hollingsworth, a longtime and generous supporter of the Lubbock community theatre and the Lubbock arts scene.
Here are the shows in no particular order:
The Diary of Anne Frank
Adapted by Wendy Kesselman
A powerful new adaptation of the landmark memoir that captured the harsh realities of life in hiding from the Nazis.
Wait Until Dark
By Frederick Knott
Adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher
In this classic thriller, a blind woman must use all the wits available to her when three men break into her apartment.
The Miss Firecracker Contest
By Beth Henley
In this Southern-style comedy, a woman’s plan to repair her reputation by winning a local beauty pageant is thrown into chaos when her wealthy cousin arrives back in town.
Arsenic and Old Lace
By Joseph Kesselring
In one of the greatest American comedies of all time, a young man finds himself scrambling to cover up the horrible deeds committed by his charming – and seemingly benign – aunts.
9 to 5 The Musical
Music and Lyrics by Dolly Parton
Book by Patricia Resnick
This 1980s ode to female empowerment jumps off the screen and onto the stage with original music and lyrics by the great Dolly Parton.
Book and Lyrics by Eric Idle
Music by John Du Prez
Arthur, Patsy, the Knights Who Say “Ni!” and the whole menagerie of crazy characters from Monty Python and the Holy Grail are here in this hilarious musical romp.
Elf The Musical (Christmas Special)
Music and Lyrics by Matthew Sklar and Chad Beguelin
Book by Bob Martin and Thomas Meehan
Buddy the Elf is on a quest to find his dad in this musical adaption of this modern day Christmas classic.
Legally Blonde The Musical Jr. (Summer Youth Special)
Music and Lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin
Book by Heather Hach
In this toe-tapping musical based on the popular film, blonde and bubbly Elle Woods still doesn’t seem like lawyer material, but once again, her fabulous looks can be deceiving.
We hope you are as excited about this lineup as we are. Be on the lookout for more information regarding dates, ticket sales, and season subscriptions!