Thursday, March 16, 2017 -
7:30pm to 9:30pm

by poet/playwright Red Shuttleworth

McKinney Theatre
$5 general

Red Shuttleworth received the 2016 Western Heritage (Wrangler) Award for Outstanding Poetry Book from the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum for “Woe to the Land Shadowing.”Poet and playwright, primarily of the American West, Shuttleworth is a three-time winner of the Spur Award (from Western Writers of America) for Poetry: "Johnny Ringo" (Riverhouse Lit), 2013, "Roadside Attractions" (The Basement), 2011, and Western Settings (University of Nevada Press), 2001. True West magazine named Shuttleworth “Best Living Western Poet” in 2007. His poems, one-act plays, and short stories have appeared in over a hundred journals,


The Ash Girl

Friday, March 3, 2017 - 7:30pm
Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 7:30pm
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 7:30pm
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 7:30pm
Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 7:30pm
Friday, March 10, 2017 - 7:30pm
Saturday, March 11, 2017 - 7:30pm

The Ash Girl also shows on Sundays March 5th & 12th at 2:30 pm!

By Timberlake Wertenbaker

Studio Theatre
Directed by Marya Major
$15 general $12 seniors; $10 students


(not recommended for audiences under 15)

With her mother dead and her father away, the Ash Girl lives huddled deep in the protection of the ashes with her stepmother and two stepsisters. When an invitation to the Ball, addressed to all the daughters of the house, arrives from Prince Amir, Ashie can't believe that she can go too.

Once Upon a Mattress

Friday, April 7, 2017 - 7:30pm
Saturday, April 8, 2017 - 7:30pm
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 7:30pm
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 7:30pm
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 7:30pm

Once Upon a Mattress is also showing on Sundays April 9th and 15th at 2:30 pm

Music by Mary Rodgers
Lyrics by Marshall Barer
Book by Jay Thompson, Dean Fuller, and Marshall Barer

McKinney Theatre
$15 general; $12 seniors; $10 students

This popular musical that marked the Broadway debut of Carol Burnett is based on "The Princess and the Pea" by Hans Christian Andersen. With wonderful songs, hilarious and raucous antics, romantic and melodic courtships, chances are you’ll never look at fairy tales the same.


Tennessee Williams' One Acts

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 7:30pm
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 7:30pm
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 7:30pm
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 7:30pm
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 7:30pm
Friday, May 5, 2017 - 7:30pm
Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 7:30pm

Tennessee Williams One Acts will also show on Sundays April 30th and May 7th at 2:30 pm

Studio Theatre
$15 general; $12 seniors; $10 students

(not recommended for audiences under 15)

A collection of one act plays by Tennessee Williams, an American playwright and author of many stage classics.  He is considered among the three foremost playwrights in 20th-century American drama along with Eugene O’Neill and Arthur Miller.


2017 Spring Callbacks and Casting Information

Monday, January 30, 2017 - 6:00pm


Thanks to all who came out to the Spring 2017 open call Auditions.  As cast lists become available they will be posted here along with any other information important to the first day of rehearsal.  All scripts and librettos can be picked up at the Fine Arts Division Office, FA 124.

Cast Lists

Ash Girl

Performs March 3rd - 12th


Performs March 18th

Once Upon A Mattress

Performs April 7th - 15th

Tennessee Williams' One Acts

Performs April 28th - May 7th

Spring Auditions will take place Monday and Tuesday, January 23rd and 24th at 6:00pm. 

In Order to be considered at the Department of Theatre Arts Auditions you must complete the following steps:

Visit the links below for information regarding rehearsal schedules. Actors with movement/dance and puppetry background are strongly encouraged to attend our open call auditions. 

**Please note, you must enroll in the corresponding Theatre Arts course if cast in a production.**