The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
Washington Irving’s classic tale recounts the frightening events which took place in Sleepy Hollow during the late eighteenth century. This world premiere adaptation breathes new life into an old story which has entertained readers and influenced writers of horror for almost 200 years and features two of literature’s most iconic characters: Ichabod Crane and the Headless Horseman.
The Rocky Horror Show
Prepare to do the “Time Warp” like you have never done it before! Dig out your fishnet stockings and sharpen your stilettos … that sweet transvestite and his motley crew from Richard O’Brien’s cult classic are back for the third year!
Audience participation is encouraged, and patrons are invited to dress up in their favorite Rocky Horror attire. Bags of props will also be for sale in the lobby one hour prior to every performance. The following items, however, will not be permitted: rice, confetti, glitter, squirt guns, lighters, matches, candles, silly spray string, or any other objects which may damage the theatre or injure actors and/or audience members.
Louisa May Alcott’s American classic is brought to life on stage! Follow the adventures of sisters Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March for a night filled with laughter, tears and a lifting of the spirit. The powerful score soars with the sounds of personal discovery, heartache and hope — the sounds of a young America finding its voice.
Hedwig and the Angry Inch
The story of “internationally ignored song stylist” Hedwig Schmidt, a fourth-wall smashing East German rock ‘n’ roll diva, this groundbreaking award-winning musical is rocking, funny, touching and ultimately inspiring to anyone who has felt life gave them an inch when they deserved a mile.
Presented in theotherspace.
The Santaland Diaries
An out-of-work actor decides to become a Macy’s elf during the holiday crunch. The job is simply humiliating, but once the thousands of visitors start pouring through Santa’s workshop, he becomes battle weary and bitter. His bitterness, however, turns to bliss as he experiences the miracle called Christmas.
Presented in theotherspace.
A Christmas Carol
A Roxy tradition returns! John McDonald is Ebenezer Scrooge in this rollicking musical morsel which will soften even the hardest of hearts. Meeting the spirits of Christmas Present, Past and Future, Scrooge finds redemption and rediscovers the true meaning of the holiday in this Charles Dickens classic.
The Vagina Monologues
Funny, outrageous, emotionally affecting and occasionally angry … Eve Ensler’s wildly popular series of monologues about women and performed by women is back for the fourteenth year!
Presented in theotherspace.
Flopsy, Mopsy & Cotton-tail
Join Peter Rabbit, Flopsy, Mopsy and Cotton-tail, when they meet Mr. McGregor, Jemima Puddle-Duck and Mittens, Moppet and Tom Kitten, all in this wonderful, colorful revival of the Beatrix Potter classics.
Honky Tonk Angels
The creator of Always…Patsy Cline combines over 30 classic country tunes with a hilarious story about three gutsy gals who are determined to better their lives and follow their dreams to Nashville. The all-hit song list includes “I’ll Fly Away,” “Stand by Your Man,” “Harper Valley PTA,” “9 to 5,” “Coal Miner’s Daughter,” “Ode to Billy Jo,” “These Boots Are Made for Walking,” “Rocky Top” and “I Will Always Love You.”
The Testament of Mary
Measure for Measure
Duke Vincentio appoints Angelo as deputy of Vienna. Under Angelo’s watchful eye, old laws against impropriety and lewd behavior are newly enforced. But can Angelo adhere to his own high standards? One of Shakespeare’s darkest comedies, Measure for Measure explores the layers of corruption and hypocrisy which often lurk beneath public righteousness.
Tuesdays with Morrie
Sixteen years after his college graduation, Mitch Albom happens to catch former college professor Morrie Schwartz’s appearance on a television news program and learns that his old professor is battling Lou Gehrig’s Disease. Mitch is reunited with Morrie, played by Jay Doolittle, and what starts as a simple visit turns into a weekly pilgrimage and a class on the meaning of life.
Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, this “practically perfect” musical delighted Broadway audiences for over 2,500 performances and received nominations for nine Olivier and seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Featuring local stage legend Marge Lillard, singing “Feed the Birds” as the Bird Woman, and filled with timeless classics such as “Jolly Holiday,” “Step in Time” and the Academy Award-winning “Chim-Chim Cher-ee,” this show can only be described as “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!”
The Aristocats KIDS
What’s a cat to do? In this feline adventure based on the Disney film, Madame’s jealous butler Edgar cat-naps Duchess and her Aristokittens and abandons them in the Parisian countryside. Luckily, Thomas O’Malley and his rag-tag bunch of alley cats come to their rescue! A jazzy, upbeat score includes the favorites “The Aristocats,” “Scales and Arpeggios” and “Ev’rybody Wants to Be a Cat.”
Presented by the Roxy Regional School of the Arts.
The 39 Steps
Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre! This two-time Tony and Drama Desk Award-winning treat is packed with nonstop laughs, over 150 zany characters (played by a ridiculously talented cast of four), an on-stage plane crash, handcuffs, missing fingers and some good old-fashioned romance!
The Music Man
America’s bygone era is glorified in Meredith Willson’s award-winning Broadway classic. Fast-talking traveling salesman Harold Hill cons the people of River City into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys’ band … despite the fact he doesn’t know a trombone from a treble clef! By turns wicked, funny, warm, romantic and touching, The Music Man is family entertainment at its best!