BWW Previews: MIDLANDS THEATRE DIGEST in Columbia, SC
OPENING AND CLOSING! Theatre South Carolina presents SPEECH AND DEBATE by Stephen Karam. The production is directed by Marybeth Gorman Craig and features Sam Edelson, Owen Heckman, Susanna McElveen, and Christine Hellman. With scenic and lighting design by Curtis Smoak, sound design by Charlotte Zuraw, and choreography by Cindy Flach. The show opens Thursday, November 9th at 8:00 PM and runs Friday, November 10th and Saturday. November 11th at 8:00 PM, closing Sunday, November 12th at 8:00 PM. Tickets are $10 and are available at the door only. All performances are at the Lab Theatre, 1400 Wheat Street, Columbia, SC 29208. For more information, visit theatre.sc.edu.
OPENING AND CLOSING! Town Theatre presents ANNIE JR., with music by Charles Strouse, lyrics by Martin Charnin, and book by Thomas Meehan, based on "Little Orphan Annie" by permission of The Media Tribune Services, Inc. The production opens Friday, November 10th at 7:00 PM, and runs Saturday, November 11th, at 3:00 PM and 7:00 PM, and closes Sunday, November 12th at 3:00 PM. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for seniors/military/students/youth and can be purchased online, at the door, or by calling the box office at 803-799-2510. Town Theatre is located at 1012 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29201. For more information, visit www.towntheatre.com.
ENCORE! Walking On Water Productions presents SECRETS IN PLAIN SIGHT, written by Tangie Beaty, Donna Johnson, and Letasha Robinson and directed by William Young IV. The production stars Rhonda Adams, Dana Bufford, Carrington Haynes, E. Dominique Henry, Darian Hill, Kitty Hinds, Glenn Duane Johnson, Bucky Kennedy, Mani Millss, Zuri Seymour-Wilson, De'on Turner, Darren Westbrook Jr., and Kerri White. The show reopens Thursday, November 9th, at 7:30 PM, and runs Friday, November 10th and Saturday, November 11th at 7:30 PM, Saturday, November 11th at 3:00 PM, and closes Sunday, November 12th at 3:00 PM. Tickets are $20 in advance or $23 at the door. Walking On Water Productions is located at 5816 Shakespeare Road, Suite A, Columbia, SC 29223. For more information, visit www.wowproduction.org.
CLOSING! Trustus Theatre presents EVIL DEAD: THE MUSICAL, with book and lyrics by George Reinblatt, music by George Reinblatt, Christopher Bond, Frank Cipolla, and Melissa Morris. The production is directed by Chad Henderson, with Musical Direction by Randy Moore, and stars Michael Hazin, Brittany Michelle Hammock, Katie Leitner, Patrick Dodds, Abigail Ludwig, Kevin Bush, and Tre Lawson. Scenic Design by Brandon McIver. Lighting Design by Marc Hurst. Costume Design by Amy Brower. Sound Design by Matt Pound. The production runs Thursday, November 2nd, at 7:30 PM, Friday, November 3rd, and Saturday, November 4th, at 8:00 PM, Sunday, November 5th, at 3:00 PM with performances continuing through November 11th. Tickets are $25 for students and $30 (Tuesday - Thursday, Sunday)/$35 (Friday & Saturday) for adults and can be purchased at the door, online, or by calling the box office at 803-254-9732, extension 1. Trustus Theatre is located at 520 Lady Street, Columbia, SC 29201. For more information, visit www.trustus.org.