“Second star to the right, and straight on ’til morning!” This tale of the boy who never grew up is reborn in an exciting new musical by the authors of Honk! and Mary Poppins, bringing to life the magical world of Neverland with spectacular scenes of flying, swashbuckling and sheer fantasy.
Civil War Stories
Celebrated for their intensity, insight and mastery of form, Ambrose Bierce’s collection of stories has been described as one of the great antiwar statements in American literature. Selections include “Chickamauga,” “An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge” and “Killed At Resaca.” The third production in our four-part series celebrating the Sesquicentennial of The Civil War.
The Motherf**ker with the Hat
A new high-octane, verbal cage match about love, fidelity and misplaced haberdashery. Jackie and Veronica have been in love since the eighth grade. But now, Jackie is on parole and living clean and sober under the guidance of his sponsor, Ralph D, while still living with and loving his volatile soulmate Veronica who is fiercely loving, but far from sober. Still, their love is pure. And true. Nothing can come between them — except a hat.
Presented in theotherspace.
Romeo & Juliet
Rediscover one of Shakespeare’s most famous plays, the tragic love story about “a pair of star-crossed lovers” from rival families. Performed simply and honestly, this production celebrates the captivating language and enduring characters of Shakespeare’s masterpiece.
Always … Patsy Cline
A tribute to the legendary country singer who died tragically at age 30 in a plane crash in 1963, this show is based on a true story about Patsy Cline’s friendship with a fan from Houston named Louise Seger, who befriended the star in a Texas honky-tonk in 1961 and continued a correspondence with Cline until her death. This beloved musical features over 25 unforgettable hits, including “Walkin’ After Midnight,” “I Fall To Pieces,” “Crazy,” “She’s Got You,” “Your Cheatin’ Heart” and more!
This beloved classic is a heartwarming tale of an orphan sent to live with her hermit-like grandfather high in the Swiss Alps. One of the most charming heroines of all time, Heidi ultimately transforms the lives of many people — among them Clara, a well-to-do but sickly girl; Peter, a goatherd, and his blind grandmother; and, above all, her embittered, reclusive grandfather.
The Vagina Monologues
Spread the word! We’re back for the eleventh year! Eve Ensler’s hilarious monologues about women and performed by women have played to packed houses around the country.
Presented in theotherspace.
A Christmas Carol
Celebrating the 200th birthday of Charles Dickens, this rollicking musical morsel will sweeten your taste buds and warm even the hardest of hearts. Ebenezer Scrooge meets the spirits of Christmas Past, Present and Future, finding redemption and rediscovering the true meaning of the holiday in this Dickens classic, now a Roxy tradition.
Jonas lives in a perfect world, one without war, fear or pain — but also one without choices. When he is chosen to receive special training from The Giver, Jonas begins a journey to uncover the truth about life and the hypocrisy of his utopian world, while discovering what it means to grow up, to grow wise, and to take control of his own destiny.
The Rocky Horror Show
Dig out your fishnet stockings and sharpen your stilettos … that sweet transvestite and his motley crew are back! On the way to visit an old college professor, two clean-cut young people, Brad Majors and his fiancée Janet Weiss, run into trouble and seek help at the freaky Frankenstein mansion. Prepare to do the “Time Warp” like you have never done it before! Rated “M” for Mature.
9 to 5: The Musical
Starring Bailey Hanks, star of Broadway’s “Legally Blonde” and winner of MTV’s “The Search for Elle Woods,” and based on the film starring Dolly Parton, Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, this hilarious musical comedy tells the story of three unlikely friends who, even in a man’s world, prove there’s nothing they can’t do! Outrageous, thought-provoking and even a little romantic, 9 to 5: The Musical kicks off our 30th anniversary of live theatre at the corner of Franklin and First.
Happy days are here again with Arthur “The Fonz” Fonzarelli, Richie, Potsie, Ralph Malph and all of the gang in this musical based on the hit television series, HAPPY DAYS. This new musical reintroduces one of America’s best-loved families, the Cunninghams, and the days of 1959 Milwaukee complete with varsity sweaters, hula hoops and jukebox sock-hoppin’. This perfect family-friendly musical will have you rockin’ and rollin’ all week long!
Young Louie feels lonely and without friends in his new neighborhood. Looking for something to cheer himself up on Halloween Night, Louie returns to his old neighborhood friends in an imaginary journey on the wings of his favorite toy, his little red plane. The story is full of tricks and treats, and the incomparable music and lyrics of Stephen Schwartz. Most of all, CAPTAIN LOUIE is about friendship — the ability to make new friends and the importance of old ones.
The Wedding Singer
It’s 1985, and rock-star wannabe Robbie Hart is New Jersey’s favorite wedding singer. He’s the life of the party, until his own fiancée leaves him at the altar. Shot through the heart, Robbie makes every wedding as disastrous as his own. You too will be grooving to the tunes in this hilarious musical comedy based on the hit movie starring Adam Sandler.
Disney’s 101 DALMATIANS Jr.
In a loving home in the city of London, Dalmatian parents Pongo and Perdita happily raise their Dalmatian puppies, until the monstrous Cruella De Vil plots to steal them for her new fur coat! Join all the dogs of London, as they daringly rescue the puppies from Cruella and her bumbling henchmen.
Presented by the Roxy Regional School of the Arts
Starring Ryan Bowie as Cruella De Vil!
13: The Musical
“Cool is where you find it, and sometimes where you least expect it.” 13-year-old Evan Goldman just wants to make friends and survive the school year. Easier said than done. With an unforgettable rock score from Tony Award-winning composer Jason Robert Brown, “13″ is a hilarious, high-energy musical for all ages.
Presented by the Roxy Regional School of the Arts.
Presented in theotherspace.
Schoolhouse Rock Live!
The Red Badge of Courage
Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde
The Winter’s Tale
I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
Happily Ever After
The Vagina Monologues
A Christmas Carol
A Tale of Two Cities
Standing on Ceremony: The Gay Marriage Plays
The Roxy Regional Theatre is pleased and honored to be one of the participating theatres in this worldwide event.
Reserved seating is available for $20; all remaining tickets go on sale at 6:30pm for pay-what-you-can.
This production is recommended for mature audiences.
The War of the Worlds
Mark Twain: Adventures in American Humor
Beehive: The ’60s Musical Sensation
The Sound Of Music
This final collaboration between Rogers & Hammerstein was destined to become the world’s most beloved musical. When a postulant proves too high-spirited for the religious life, she is dispatched to serve as governess for the seven children of a widowed naval Captain. Featuring such standards as “Climb Every Mountain,” “Do-Re-Mi,” “Sixteen Going On Seventeen” and many more.
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Set to an engaging cornucopia of musical styles, from country-western and calpyso to disco and rock ‘n roll, the Biblical saga of Joseph and his coat of many colors comes to vibrant life in this delightful musical parable.
Almost Heaven: Songs of John Denver
Weaving together the songs of John Denver to create a uniquely theatrical narrative that reflects upon the country during the years in which he wrote them twenty-nine of Denver’s songs including “Rocky Mountain High,” “Sunshine On My Shoulders,” “Annie’s Song,” “Leaving On A Jet Plane,” “Calypso” and more are rediscovered and reinvented, performed against a backdrop of stunning visual images of America in the late 60′s and early 70′s, a time of social unrest and political protest.
Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Twain’s timeless classic sweeps us down the mighty Mississippi where adventures along the way are hilarious, suspenseful and heartwarming, bringing to life your favorite characters from novel Jim, the faithful friend: the Widow Douglas and her stern sister, Miss Watson; the uproarious King and Duke; Huck’s partner in crime, Tom Sawyer; and their rowdy gang of pals.
The Civil War
Drawing on letters, diaries, firsthand accounts, and the words of Abraham Lincoln, Frederick Douglass and Walt Whitman, this thrilling, gut-wrenching and awe-inspiring musicla covers the enormous emotional landscape of the most difficult test our nation has ever endured. Reminiscent of Ken Burns’ acclaimed documentary, THE CIVIL WAR puts a human face on the greatest tragedy of American history and passionately asks us to consider our beliefs about freedom, honor and faith.
Bea(u)tiful in the Extreme
Doubt: A Parable
In this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning drama, Leslie Greene stars as Sister Aloysius, a Bronx school principal, who takes matters into her own hands when she suspects the young Father Flynn, Tom Thayer, of improper relations with one of the students.
Who’s there?…is the question scholars have been asking since 1600. Now considered the greatest play in the English language, Hamlet is the story where a ghost and a prince meet and everyone ends in mincemeat.
The outrageously prodigious comic and musical soul of 1930s Harlem lives on in this rollicking, swinging, finger-snapping revue that is still considered one of Broadway’s best. Thomas Fats Waller rose to international fame during the Golden Age of the cotton Club, honky tonk dives along Lenox Avenue, rent parties, stride piano players and that jumpin’ new beat, SWING! Featuring “Ain’t Misbehavin”, “Honeysuckle rose,” “This Joint Is Jumpin’” and many more.
**Special Valentine’s performance