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2017-2018 Season


Luna GaleLuna Gale

By Rebecca Gilman
*KCACTF Participating Production

 

September 14 - 16 and 21 - 23, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m.
September 24, 2017 @ 2:30 p.m. 
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 


 


  Little Women: The Musical

Music by Jason HowlandLittle Women, the Musical
Book by Allan Knee and Lyrics by Mindi Dickstein
*KCACTF Associate Production

 


 


October 12 - 14 and 19 - 21, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m.
October 22, 2017 @ 2:30 p.m.
Branding Iron Theatre

 


Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing

By William Shakespeare
*KCACTF Associate Production

 

November 9 - 11 and 16 - 18, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m.
November 12 & 19, 2017 @ 2:30 p.m.
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 

 

 


A Flea in Her Ear

A new version of Georges Feydeau's Farce by David IvesA Flea In Her Ear
 


 

 

 


February 8 - 10 and 15 - 17, 2018 @ 7:30 p.m.
February 18, 2018 @ 2:30 p.m.
Branding Iron Theatre


9 to 5: The Musical

Music and Lyrics by Dolly Parton9 to 5, the Musical
Book by Patricia Resnick
Based on the Screenplay by
Patricia Resnick and Colin Higgins
Based on the 20th Century Fox Picture
Originally produced on Broadway
by Robert Greenblatt, April 2009



April 19 - 21 and 26 - 28, 2018 @ 7:30 p.m.
April 22 and 29, 2018 @ 2:30 p.m.
Branding Iron Theatre
 


2016-2017 Season


ChicagoChicago

 


Music by John Kander
Book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse
Lyrics by Fred Ebb
Based on the play "Chicago" by Maurine Dallas Watkins
Directed by Andrew Barrett Lewis

Branding Iron Theatre

 


House

House and Garden

 


A comedy for two theatres by Alan Ayckbourn

 
Branding Iron Theatre
AND
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre



Garden

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


The Crucible
Crucible
 
 
 
 

By Arthur Miller
*KCACTF Associate Production

Happy State Bank Studio Theatre
 
 
 
 

Brooklyn: the Musical

Brooklyn

 
 
 
Book, Music and Lyrics by Mark Schoenfeld and Barri McPherson
*KCACTF Participating Production


Happy State Bank Studio Theatre
 
 
 
 
 

2015-2016 Season

The FantasticksA scene from The Fantasticks

 

Music by Harvey Schmidt
Book and Lyrics by Tom Jones
Based on Les Romanesques by Edmond Rostand


September 10-19, 2015
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre
October 3, 2015
LaRita Theatre - Dalhart, TX

 


HamletA scene from Hamlet

 

By William Shakespeare

October 22-31, 2015 
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 

 


Big LoveA scene from Big Love

 

By Charles Mee

February 11-20, 2016
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre



 


 


Jane Eyre: the MusicalA scene from Jane Eyre

 

Music and Lyrics by Paul Gordon
Book and Additional Lyrics by John Caird
Based on the novel by Charlotte Brontë

April 21-30, 2016
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 


2014-2015 Season


The 39 StepsA scene from The 39 Steps

 

A comedy adapted by Patrick Barlow
From the novel by John Buchan
From the movie of Alfred Hitchcock


September 4-13, 2014
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 

 


33 VariationsA scene from 33 Variations

 

By Moisés Kaufman
*KCACTF Participating Production

October 9-18, 2014
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 

 


You're A Good Man, Charlie BrownYou're A Good Man, Charlie Brown

Based on The Comic Strip "Peanuts" by Charles M. Schulz
Book, Music & Lyrics by Clark M. Gesner

Additional Dialogue by Michael Mayer
Additional Music & Lyrics by Andrew Lippa

November 13-22, 2014
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre
March 28, 2015
LaRita Theatre - Dalhart, TX

  

 


The Importance of Being EarnestEarnest

 

By Oscar Wilde
 

February 5-14, 2015
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 

 


The Drowsy Chaperone

A scene from The Drowsy Chaperone

 

Music & Lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison
Book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar

 

 

 

April 16-25, 2015
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 

(Un)Lucky In LoveA scene from (Un)Lucky In Love

 

A Workshop Production
Music and Lyrics by Bobby Cronin
Book by Crystal Skillman and Bobby Cronin

 

April 30-May 1, 2015
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 

 


2013-2014 Season


Shakespeare in HollywoodA scene from Shakespeare in Hollywood

A comedy by Ken Ludwig


October 3-12, 2013
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 

 

 

 


Into The WoodsA scene from Into The Woods

Book by James Lapine
Music & Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
 

November 14-23, 2013
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 

 


The Government InspectorA scene from The Government Inspector

A comedy adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher
From the original by Nikolai Gogol
 

February 20-March 1, 2014
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 

 


A Night of Broadway: Musical Theatre RevueA scene from A Night of Broadway

 

April 2-5, 2014
Jerry Williams Acting Studio

 

 

 

 

 


The Tragedy of MacbethA scene from The Tragedy of Macbeth

By William Shakespeare
 

April 10-19, 2014
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 

 

 

 


2012-2013 Season


A scene from the Elephant Man

The Elephant Man

By Bernard Pomerance
Directed by Royal Brantley

 
October 4 - 13, 2012
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 

 

 

 


a scene from Iphigenia 2.0Iphigenia 2.0

By Charles Mee
Directed by Stephen Crandall

Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival
Region VI Invited Production

November 8 - 17, 2012
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 

 


a scene from Almost Maine. By John Cariani. Happy State bank Studio Theatre.Almost, Maine

By John Cariani
Directed by Julia Rucker

January 16 - 19, 2013
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


a scene from Anatomy of Gray by Jim Leonard, Jr. Happy State Bank Studio Theatre.

Anatomy of Gray

By Jim Leonard, Jr.
Directed by Royal Brantley

February 7 - 16, 2013
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre


 

 

 

 


a scene from Legally Blonde the Musical. Branding Iron Theatre.

Legally Blonde: the Musical

Book by Heather Hach
Music and Lyrics by Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin
Directed by Stephen Crandall

April 18 - 28, 2013
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 

 

 


2011-2012 Season


a scene from the bit production The Children's HourThe Children's Hour

By Lillian Hellman
Directed by Stephen Crandall

October 6 - 15, 2011
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 

 

 


a scene from the bit production Fool for LoveFool for Love

By Sam Shepard
Directed by Cassidy McQuiston

October 26 - 29, 2011
Jerry Williams Acting Studio 175

 

 

 

 


a scene from the bit production UrinetownUrinetown

By Hollman and Kotis
Directed by Royal Brantley

November 10 - 19, 2011
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 

 

 


a scene from the bit production A Midsummer Night's DreamA Midsummer Night's Dream

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Stephen Crandall

February 9 - 18, 2012
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 

 

 


Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible,
No Good, Very Bad Day
a scene from the bit production Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

By Judith Viorst
Directed by Rebecca Graves

March 7 - 8, 2012
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 
 

 


a scene from the bit production Our Country's GoodOur Country's Good

By Timberlake Wertenbaker
Directed by Royal Brantley

April 19 - 28, 2012
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 

 

 

 

 


2010-2011 Season


a scene from the bit production A Doll's House A Doll's House

By Henrik Ibsen
Directed by Royal R. Brantley
Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival
Participating Production

September 30 - October 9, 2010
Branding Iron Theatre


 

 

Branding Iron Theatre Hall of Fame Induction

October 2, 2010


a scene from the bit production DoubtDoubt

By John Patrick Shanley
Directed by Kate Felkins

October. 21 - 30, 2010
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 
 

 

a scene from the bit production Tartuffe

Tartuffe

By Moliere
Directed by Stephen Crandall

November. 11 - 20, 2010
Branding Iron Theatre

 
 

 

a scene from the bit production The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden

Book and Lyrics by Marsha Norman
Music by Lucy Simons

Directed by Royal R. Brantley

February 3 - 12, 2011
Branding Iron Theatre

 
 

 

a scene from the bit production Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse

Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse

By Kevin Henke
Adapted by Kevin Kling
Directed by Kirk Corley


March 9 - 10, 2011
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 

 

 

a scene from the bit production By the Bog of Cats

By the Bog of Cats

By Marina Carr
Directed by Stephen Crandall

April 7 - 16, 2011
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


2009-2010 Season 


Image of Fiddler on The Roof

Fiddler on the Roof

By Stein, Bock, & Harnick

 

 

 

 

 

 


Sight UnseenSight Unseen

By Donald Margulies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Twelfth NightTwelfth Night

By William Shakespeare

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


The Resistible Rise of Arturo UiThe Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui

By Bertolt Brecht

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


2008-2009 Season


Proof

Proof

By David Auburn
Directed by Nathan Miles

Sept. 25- 27; Oct. 1-4, 2008
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 

 

 


 


Rabbit HoleRabbit Hole

By David Lindsay-Abaire
Directed by Wm. Perry Crafton
Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival
Region VI Invited Production

October 9-11, 15-18, 2008
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 


 


Laughter on the 23rd FloorLaughter on the 23rd Floor

By Neil Simon
Directed by Marisa Merritt

November 6-8, 12-15, 2008
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre

 

 


 

 


Beauty and the Beast Disney's Beauty and the Beast

Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice
Book by Linda Woolverton
Directed by Wm. Perry Crafton

February 5-7, 11-14, 2009
Branding Iron Theatre

 

 

 


The Madness of George the ThirdThe Madness of George III

By Alan Bennett
Directed by Royal R. Brantley

April 16-18, 22-25, 2009
Happy State Bank Studio Theatre







 


2007-2008 Season


The Cocktail Hour
by A.R. Gurney

Cabaret
by John Kander, Fred Ebb, Joe Masteroff

Julius Ceasar
by William Shakespeare

Tape
by Stephen Belber

Unexpected Tenderness
by Israel Horovitz


2006-2007 Season

Marfa Lights (World Premiere)
by Octovio Solis

Lend Me A Tenor
by Ken Luddwig

The Marriage of Bette and Boo
by Christopher Durang

Nunsense
by Dan Gorrin


2005-2006 Season

Gypsy
Arthur Laurents, Stephen Sondheim, Jule Styne

The Maiden's Prayer
by Nicky Silver

The Skin of Our Teeth
by Thornton Wilder

Echoes
by N. Richard Nash

Art
by Yasmina Reza

Black Snow
by Mikhail Bulgakov
(the last production in the Old Fine Arts Building/Branding Iron Theatre)


2004-2005 Season

The Old Boy
by A.R.Gurney

The Hypochondriac
by Molière

The Two Gentlemen of Verona
by William Shakespeare

A Farewell Salute to The Branding Iron Theatre


2003-2004 Season

A Streetcar Named Desire
by Tennessee Williams

On the Verge
by Eric Overmyer

Schoolhouse Rock Live
by Book by Scott Ferguson, Kyle Hall, George Keating
Music and Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, Bob Dorough, Dave Frishberg, Kathy Mandry, George Newall, Ton Yohe 

Six Characters In Search of an Author
by Luigi Pirandello


2002-2003 Season

A Clearing In The Woods
by Arthur Laurents

Henry V
by William Shakespeare

The Laramie Project
by Moisés Kaufman, Leigh Fondakowski, Tectonic Theatre Project

Company
Music by Stephen Sondheim, Book by George Furth.

A Different Moon
by Ara Watson


2001-2002 Season

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
by Dale Wasserman

The Trojan Women
by Euripides

She Loves Me
by Joe Masteroff, Jerry Bock, and Sheldon Harmick

Prelude to a Kiss
by Craig Lucas


2000-2001 Season

The Birthday Party
by Harold Pinter

A Midsummer Night's Dream
by William Shakespeare

Godspell
by Stephen Schwartz

Our Town
by Thornton Wilder 


1999-2000 Season

Getting Out
by Marsha Norman

The Desk Set
by William Marchant

American Story
by Laurel Vartabedian & Bill Evans

Successful Strategies
by Marivaux


1998-1999 Season

Blood Wedding
by Federico Garcia Lorca

A View From The Bridge
by Arthur Miller

Into the Woods
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, Book by James Lapine

Marvin's Room
by Scott McPherson


1997-1998 Season

The Heidi Chronicles
by Wendy Wasserstein

The Trial
by M.P. Schnitzer

Tom Jones
by David Rogers

Guys and Dolls
by Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser, Book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows

The Deviners
by James Leonard


1996-1997 Season

The Homage That Follows
by Mark Medoff

The Miser
by David Chambers

South Pacific
by Rodgers and Hammerstein

Taming of the Shrew
by William Shakespeare


1995-1996 Season

Amadeus
by Peter Shaffer

Noises Off
by Michael Frayn

Little Shop of Horrors
Book and Lyrics by Howard Ashman, Music by Alan Menken

Much Ado About Nothing
by William Shakespeare


1994-1995 Season

The Good Doctor
by Neil Simon

Gianni Schicchi & Suor Angelica
by Puccini

Fortinbras
by Lee Blessing

Barnum
Music by Cy Coleman, Lyrics by Michael Sstewart, Book by Mark Bramble

Our Country's Good
by Temberlake Wertenbaker


 

1993-1994 Season

Mame
Music by Jerry Herman, Book by Jerome Lawrence & Robert E. Lee, Lyrics by Jerry Herman

The Miracle Worker
by
William Gibson

The Dining Room
by A. R. Gurney

The Crucible, an opera in 4 acts
Music by Robert Ward. Libretto by Bernard Stambler


 

1992-1993 Season

Follies
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, Book by James Goldman

The Grapes of Wrath
by
Frank Galati from the novel by John Stienbeck

An Evening of Commedia
Based on the scenarios of Flaminio Scala

Cosi fan tutte
by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart