LES MIS Closes, TARZAN and LITTLE SHOP Wait in the Wings

May 9, 2014

Tarzan is in rehearsal — Little Shop, too. A Woman Called Truth plays daytimes for school field trips, and Les Miserables has its final weekend of evening performances to go. It’s a circus, and it takes a bit of juggling, with no wing space and less than a little backstage in the Roxy to contain […]

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And The Monte Went To …

May 2, 2014

Hugh Poland and Reid Edington won best in the state from the Tennessee High School Speech Drama League with their presentation of The Diaries of Adam and Eve, an adaptation taken from Mark Twain and directed by Rossview High drama instructor, LuEllyn Wilcox. Both young people began their theatrical careers here at the Roxy, so […]

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“ME TARZAN, YOU JANE: A Swinging Tarzan Party” on May 31

April 29, 2014

Hang out with Tarzan and enjoy a swinging good time before the show! On Saturday, May 31, the party starts at 1:00pm across the street at Edward’s with a lunch menu of chicken nuggets, macaroni and cheese, french fries, beverage and dessert. Have your photo taken with Tarzan, participate in some jungle crafts, and then […]

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HAPPENIN’ AT THE HOLLEMANS on Monday, May 5

April 29, 2014

Join us at the home of Mark, Ricki, John Mark and Will Holleman to kick-start the Roxy Regional Theatre’s 32nd Season! On Monday, May 5, from 5:30pm to 7:30pm, enjoy a lovely evening featuring an unveiling and musical sampling of our highly-anticipated 2014-2015 season. While the full lineup will not be revealed until that evening, […]

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THE DIARIES OF ADAM AND EVE on Saturday, May 3

April 29, 2014

Former Roxy Regional School of the Arts students Hugh Poland and Reid Edington recently won best in the state from the Tennessee High School Speech Drama League with their presentation of THE DIARIES OF ADAM AND EVE. This Saturday, May 3, at 2:00pm, these two graduating seniors will repeat their award-winning performances here at the […]

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Weekend Holds LES MISERABLES and APSU Opera Workshop

April 25, 2014

It is no easy task to get me out of the house, for love nor money, come a Sunday — except for two things: Jill Whittinghill’s annual Christmas cantata at Sango United Methodist Church and the annual APSU spring opera. APSU Opera Workshop’s next production, Ravel’s L’Enfant Et Les Sortileges (The Child and The Sorcerers), […]

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Easter Weekend Affords Glorious Opportunity to See LES MISERABLES

April 18, 2014

“God on high, hear my prayer. In my need you have always been there.” [lyrics from Les Misérables] There is an innate goodness in actors of the Les Mis caliber.  It is a rare quality in all walks of life, but especially so when egos are in check and everyone is working together to support, […]

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LES MISERABLES Continues to Touch Hearts, A WOMAN CALLED TRUTH Plays Single Public Performance This Saturday

April 11, 2014

Once before have I experienced that rarest of pleasures, joining a cast onstage after a brilliant performance for champagne and comestibles. My first was at the Theatre Royal Windsor following a performance of the traditional English panto Dick Whittington and His Cat. The Windsor audience was invited to come up onstage to mingle and imbibe […]

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LES MISERABLES Off to a Grand Start

April 4, 2014

The George and Sharon Mabry Concert Hall was almost full for A Mabry Songbook, a fundraiser for the new center for arts and education, organized by George and Sharon and featuring them alongside their current and/or past students. As Dr. Tim Hall said recently at the Ovation Awards ceremony at the Customs House Museum, “All […]

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32nd Season Auditions on Friday, May 2

April 1, 2014

On Friday, May 2, at 10:00am, the Roxy Regional Theatre (100 Franklin Street, Clarksville) will be holding auditions for the upcoming 2014-2015 season. Auditions, which are for ages 18 and up, are by appointment only.  Paying and non-paying roles are available, but auditionees must be able to attend daytime rehearsals and performances.  To schedule an […]

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