TCT Announces 76th Season Schedule

By: From 13 News
By: From 13 News

TOPEKA -- Topeka Civic Theatre & Academy announced their 76th season this evening at a reception for Co-Producers. The season follows the highly successful 75th Anniversary season that TCTA is currently celebrating with special receptions and displays honoring their long history. The season, picked by a committee of community volunteers, TCTA board members, and staff, was selected after the committee read 145 plays and musicals. The season is as follows:

ON THE MAINSTAGE
Crimes of the Heart – A comedy by Beth Henley
September 10 – October 1, 2011 with a special gala performance on September 9, 2011

Prescription: Murder – A thriller featuring the detective Columbo
October 21 – November 5, 2011

A Christmas Carol The Musical – A holiday musical for the whole family
November 25 – December 23, 2011

The Last Night of Ballyhoo – A touching comedy by the author of Driving Miss Daisy
January 13 – February 4, 2012

Hairspray – The hit Broadway musical
March 2 – March 31, 2012

Hamlet – The legendary drama from the world’s greatest writer
April 20 – May 5, 2012

The 39 Steps – A new comedy mixing Hitchcock, spy novels, and a dash of Monty Python
June 1 – June 23, 2012

The Sound of Music – The timeless musical classic
July 13 – August 11, 2012

IN THE STUDIO:
Charlie Cox Runs with Scissors – A unique and charming new comedy
November 11 – 20, 2011

The Great American Trailer Park Musical – A deliciously campy and trashy musical
May 4 – 20, 2012

The Shape of Things – A drama about love and manipulation
June 22 – June 30, 2012

THEATRE FOR YOUNG AUDIENCES:
The Witches – A fun and spooky play for children of all ages
October 7 – 16, 2011

Miss Nelson is Missing – A musical for the whole family
April 6 – 15, 2012

TCT ACADEMY:
A Little House Christmas – A holiday play filled with favorite characters
December 9 – 18, 2010

Tale of a Fourth Grade Nothing – A funny play based on the celebrated book
February 3 – 12, 2012

Pinkalicious – A fun musical to tickle you pink
August 3 – 19, 2012

PERFORMANCE COMPANIES:
Laughing Matters - Improvisational Comedy Company
October 7 & 8, 2011
November 11 & 12, 2011
December 31, 2011
February 10 & 11, 2012
April 6 & 7, 2012
August 17 & 18, 2012

The Senior Class – Improv comedy by actors over 50 years old
September 17, 2011
October 29, 2011
January 14, 2012
March 10, 2012
April 28, 2012
June 9, 2012
July 21, 2012

The WTCT Players – Radio plays from the 30s, 40s, and 50s
September 16, 2011
October 28, 2011
January 13, 2012
March 9, 2012
April 27, 2012
June 8, 2012
July 20, 2012


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