Born Yesterday

by Garson Kanin

Directed by Duff Taylor

Evenings: September 19•, 20-21, 25-28

Sunday Matinee: September 22

Synopsis:
A wealthy but crude businessman, on a trip to the nation’s capital, is socially embarrassed by his ditzy, uncultured showgirl blonde girlfriend. He hires a reporter to “teach her the ropes,” a decision he later regrets when she becomes more savvy, questions his unscrupulous business deals, and falls in love with her tutor. This well-written script was the basis for a popular movie in 1950 and a remake in 1993.

Box Office:
For Season Flex Pass patrons, seat selection will begin at 7:00 a.m. Saturday, September 7

Tickets will go on sale to the general public (those without season passes) beginning 7:00 a.m. Thursday, September 12

Miracle on 34th Street

Based on the book by Valentine Davies, Adapted by Mountain Community Theater

Directed by Brandon Bolin

Evenings: November 7•, 8-9, 13-16

Sunday Matinee: November 10

Synopsis:
An elderly man, claiming to be Kris Kringle, takes a job at Macy’s as Santa Claus. Unleashing waves of good will, he appears to be deluded and eventually faces a court competency hearing. Especially at stake is one little girl’s belief in Santa. It’s a classic feel-good Christmas tale for all ages.

Box Office:
For Season Flex Pass patrons, seat selection will begin at 7:00 a.m. Saturday, October 26

Tickets will go on sale to the general public (those without season passes) beginning 7:00 a.m. Thursday, October 31

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A Perfect Likeness: Carroll Photographs Dickens (off-season production)

by Daniel Rover Singer

Directed by Jamie Lambdin

Evenings:
 April 25-27 (Off season show not part of season ticket)

Synopsis:
Imagine that reclusive writer and photographer, Charles Dodgson (also known as Lewis Carroll, author of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland), has invited Charles Dickens to pose for a portrait. One man is private and fastidious; the other boisterous and irreverent. You’ll enjoy the humorous and revealing conversation between these two quirky, fascinating, beloved authors.

(No reservations will be accepted and tickets are $7 at the door.)

Best Christmas Pageant Ever

Directed by Jill Moody-Ledbetter and Jennie Mathews

Evenings:
 December 5-7 (Off season show not part of season ticket)

Synopsis:
In this hilarious Christmas classic adapted from the best-selling young adult book, a couple struggling to put on a church Christmas pageant is faced with casting the Herdman kids—probably the most inventively awful kids in history. You won’t believe the mayhem – and the fun – when the Herdmans collide head on with the Christmas story!

(No reservations will be accepted and tickets are $7 at the door.)