BWW Previews: MIDLANDS THEATRE ROUNDUP at Columbia, SC
OPENING! Columbia Children's Theatre presents SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE! with book by George Keating, Kyle Hall, and Scott Ferguson, and music and lyrics by Bob Dorough, Dave Frishberg, George Newall, Kathy Mandry, Lynn Ahrens, and Tom Yohe. Based on an idea by David McCall and a television series created by George Newall and Tom Yohe. SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK LIVE! opens Saturday, September 15th with performances at 10:30 AM, 2:00 PM, and 7:00 PM, and runs Sunday, September 16th at 3:00 PM, with performances continuing through September 23rd. Tickets are $10 for adults and children over 3, $8 for seniors and active military, and $5 on Saturday nights and can be purchased online or at the door. Columbia Children's Theatre is located in Richland Mall, 3400 Forest Drive, Columbia, SC 29204. For more information, visit columbiachildrenstheatre.com.
CLOSING! The South Carolina Shakespeare Company presents THE LIAR by David Ives, adapted from Le Menteur by Pierre Corneille. The production is directed by Scott Blanks and stars Jeff Driggers, Sam Hetler, Hillary MacArthur, Brittany Hammock, Josh Kern, Mary Miles, Douglas McConnell, and Morgan Wood. THE LIAR runs Wednesday, September 12th at 8:00 PM and closes Thursday, September 13th at 8:00 PM. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door or by calling 803-787-2273. All performances will be held at Columbia Music Festival Association, 914 Pulaski Street, Columbia, SC 29201. For more information, visit www.shakespearesc.org.