Live and On Stage This Weekend

Updated 2 years ago Edited from a Press Release

Show lineup for week beginning Fri, July 29, 2016. Upcoming shows and auditions also included.


"Seussical: The Musical" (Musical - Outdoor)
by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty based on the books of Dr. Seuss.
Directed by Mary and Tommy Smirl
Huntington Area Regional Theatre (HART in the Park)
Fri-Sun July 29-31 at 8:30pm
Gates open for picnicking at 7pm
Children's Preshow at 7:30pm
"Seussical: The Musical" at 8:30pm

Ritter Park Amphitheater
1310 8th Ave, Huntington, WV
$15 Adults / $12 Children and Seniors / Group Rates Available
Purchase tickets at gate, or in advance at Greater Huntington Park and Recreation Board office, Ritter Park Tennis Center or online at

"Spamalot" (Musical)
Actors Guild of Parkersburg
Fri-Sat July 29-30 and August 5-6 at 8pm
Matinee Sun July 31 at 2:30pm
Actors Guild of Parkersburg
724 Market St, Parkersburg, WV
$18 Adults / $16 Students and Seniors

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast" (Musical)
Music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, book by Linda Woolverton
Charleston Light Opera Guild and The Clay Center
Fri - Sat, July 29-30 / Aug 5-6 and Fri Aug 12 at 7:30pm
Matinees Sun July 31, Aug 7 and 14 at 2pm
The Clay Center
One Clay Square, Charleston, WV
All tickets reserved $25 available at, 304-561-3570
Additional; charge for web or phone, but not for walkup. Box office 8:30am-6pm

"Disney’s High School Musical" (Musical)
Paramount Players
Fri-Sat July 29-30 at 7:30pm
Paramount Arts Center
1300 Winchester Ave., Ashland, KY
$16 Adults / $14 Students in advance. All tickets $16 day of show.
*Additional ticketing fees may apply for phone /internet orders

The Wizard of Oz (Musical)
1939 movie version, based on the books by L. Frank Baum.
Directed by Rachel Noe-Maynard and Kenny Harbolt
Southern Coalition for the Arts
Fri July 29 at 7:30pm; Sat-Sun July 30-31 at 3pm
Thurs-Sat Aug 4-6 at 7:30pm, Sun Aug 7 at 3pm
Coalfield Jamboree
308 Main St. Logan, WV
Tickets are $12 each with group rates available. Tickets will go on sale in June or visit our website at: For advance show or season tickets, please call: (304) 785-0547.

The Aracoma Story (Play - Outdoor)
The Aracoma Story
Tues-Sat July 26-30 at 8:30pm
Liz Spurlock Ampitheater
Chief Logan State Park
Logan, WV
$12 Adults / $10 Seniors / $6 Children


"A Murderous Reunion!" (Interactive Dinner Murder Mystery)
Murder and Merriment
Thurs Aug 4 at 7pm
EZ Street Bar & Grill
2796 Winfield Rd, Saint Albans, WV
Tickets are $35 per guest

"Boxes of Bull****" (Short Plays)
by Daniel Kehde
Contemporary Youth Arts Company (CYAC)
Thurs-Sat Aug 4-6 at 8pm
WVSU Capitol Center Theater
$15 Adults / $8 Students

"Sherlock Holmes and the Beast of Whitechapel" (Original Play)
Adapted by John Johnson and Lawrence Burgess from the works by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Directed by Lawrence Burgess
Astral Theatre Collective
Sat Aug 6 at 2pm and 8pm
Historic Fayette Theater
115 S Court St, Fayetteville, WV
Tickets TBA

"Joseph, Mother of Jesus: Book 3" (Original play)
by Daniel Kehde
Contemporary Youth Arts Company (CYAC)
Thurs-Sat, Aug 11-13 / 18-20 at 8pm
WVSU Capitol Center Theater
$15 Adults / $8 Students

"A Celebration of 20 years in the Charleston Light Opera Guild Theater" (Anniversary event)
Sat Aug 13 at 6:30pm
Charleston Light Opera Guild Inc
411 Tennessee Ave, Charleston, WV
Food, beverages and entertainment will be provided - plus a Silent Auction with proceeds going to benefit CLOG!
Attendance is FREE but donations are accepted

"A Murderous Reunion!" (Interactive Dinner Murder Mystery aboard the Valley Gem Sternwheeler)
Murder and Merriment
Sat Aug 13 at 7pm
Tickets are $49 Adults, $47 Seniors 55+, $39 Children 3-12

"Elvis Has Left The Building" (Play)
by V. Cate and Duke Ernsburger
Kanawha Players
Directed by Anthony Vickers
Fri-Sat Aug 19-20 / 26-27 at 8pm
LaBelle Theatre
311 D St, South Charleston, WV
$15 Adults / $10 Students and Seniors / 4 tickets for $40

"The Full Monty" (Musical)
by Terrance McNally and David Yazbeck
Arts Resources for the Tri State (ARTS)
Directed by Amy Carlson
Fri-Sat Aug 19-20 at 8pm
Thurs-Sat Aug 25-27 at 8pm
ARTS Renaissance Main Stage
900 8th St. Huntington, WV
General Admission
$15 Show Only / $30 Dinner and show
Dinner menu: Green salad with raspberry vinagerette dressing. Polish sausage, mashed potatoes, sauerkraut, warm fruit, rolls, and strawberry shortcake.
Call for reservation 304-733-2787

"Another Fistful of Bullets!" (Interactive Dinner Murder Mystery)
Murder and Merriment
Pipestem Spa and Event Center
Sat Aug 20 at 7pm
Tickets are $45 per Guest * $40 with Table of 8 Reservation
Doors Open at 6pm * Cash Bar * Mystery Begins at 7pm
Reservations: 304.466.1767

"The Butler Didn't Do It!" (Interactive Dinner Murder Mystery)
Murder and Merriment
The Greenhouse of Teays Valley
Hurricane, WV
Sat Aug 20 at 7pm
Tickets are $45 per guest

Disney’s “Aladdin Jr.” (Musical)
Music by Alan Menken. Lyrics by Howard Ashman, Tim Rice and Chad Beguelin. Book by Chad Beguelin
Alban Arts Center
Fri-Sat August 26-27 / September 2-3 at 8pm
Matinees Sun August 28 and September 4 at 2:00pm
Alban Arts Center
65 Olde Main Plaza, St. Albans, WV
$15 Adults / $10 Student/Senior


AUDITIONS FOR: "Cabaret" (Musical)
Paramount Players
Mon Aug 1 at 6pm
Paramount Arts Center
1300 Winchester Ave., Ashland, KY
Rated R. Auditions open to ages 18 and up (16 with parental permission).
All roles available except the Emcee.
Those auditioning should prepare 16 bars of a musical theatre song in a style similar to cabaret. They will also be asked to read from the script and learn a dance combination. The orchestra plays a huge part in the show. If you would like to audition for the orchestra a copy of the required music will be available at the paramount beginning July 15. The production will be September 23 and 24 and will be competing at the Kentucky Theatre Festival on November 11 or 12 in Lexington.

AUDITIONS FOR: "Scrooge the Musical" (Musical)
Actors Guild of Parkersburg
Sun, Mon, Tues Aug 14,15,16
8/14 at 3 pm for children, 8/14 & 8/15 at 6:30 pm, 8/17 at 7 pm
Actors Guild of Parkersburg
724 Market St, Parkersburg, WV
Performance Dates
Nov. 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 27 (possible additional dates: 12/2 & 12/3)

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