…BLINK AND YOU’LL MISS
Theatre in the Loop Entertainment
The Story: When Delta Nu’s president Elle Woods gets dumped, she decides to get “serious” to win her boy back. But once at Harvard Law, she discovers the true power behind being legally blonde. Based on the MGM motion picture starring Reese Witherspoon. Summer Youth Theatre featuring the talents of performers from 13 area high schools.
The Dates: July 11-14, 2012
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Middletown Lyric Theatre
The Story: Once upon a time, a young prince longed to discover the secret of true happiness and fulfillment. He sought it in the glories of the battlefield, the temptations of the flesh and the intrigues of political power (after disposing of his father King Charlemagne the Great). In the end, he found it in the simple pleasures of home and family.
The Dates: July 12-14, 2012
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Union Community Theatre
The Story: Maria is a sweet young postulant whose love of freedom makes it obvious to her superiors that she is not suited for religious life. Thus, she is sent off to be the governess to Captain von Trapp’s seven troublesome children. Unlike previous governess’, Maria becomes friends with the children due to their mutual love of music. Soon, even the strict Captain begins to admire Maria. Eventually, the Captain and Maria fall in love and are married. Unfortunately, when the Nazis invade their homeland, Austria, the whole family is forced to flee over the alps to escape.
The Dates: July 12-14, 2012
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…NEW THIS WEEK
The Showboat Majestic
HOW DO YOU SPELL M-U-R-D-E-R?
The Story: This 1920s caper rolls into action when two couples arrive on a paddlewheel steamboat, headed for Cincinnati. An unexpected guest also arrives on the levee, and one of the guests turns up dead! How is this group of strangers connected to the murder? During each performance, the audience gets to play detective, review all the clues, interrogate the suspects, and with five possible endings, decide who committed the crime. If you enjoy solving the mystery, we want you!
The Dates: July 13-Aug. 4, 2012
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Kincaid Regional Theatre
The Story: FIDDLER ON THE ROOF is set in the little Russian village of Anatevka, where a poor dairyman, Tevye, lives with his wife and five daughters. Tevye is trying to teach his daughters to hold on to the traditions of this tight-knit Jewish community in the face of changing social ideas and the growing hostility toward the Jews in Czarist Russia.
The Dates: July 7-28, 2012
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Commonwealth Theatre Company
The Story: While accompanying his friend, “Froggy” LeSeuer on a weekend fishing trip in Georgia, Charlie soon finds himself in way over his head in this non-stop, hilarious play. Due to Charlie’s overwhelming shyness, his fellow lodgers assume he must be a foreigner who doesn’t understand or speak a lick of English. Thinking Charlie must be totally harmless, he becomes privy to some very dastardly and sinister plans, none more devious than those made by a two-faced minister and his redneck associate. How will Charlie navigate these uncharted waters?
The Dates: July 5-22, 2012
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