2019-2020 Performing Arts Series

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The Wiz

Roxboro Little Theater Production

Meet the cast!

Directed by Fred Motley. Time to follow the Yellow Brick Road; The Wiz is skipping to the Kirby! Join Dorothy Gale, Tin Man, Scarecrow and Lion as they adventure their way through the wonderful and curious land of Oz. This famous retelling of “The Wizard of Oz”, brings a classic tale into a new context, infusing the original story with elements from 1970s African American culture. With re-imagined characters, music, and costumes, the Wiz is an exciting journey about finding inner courage, strength and the meaning of friendship.

Production Dates: November 15th & 16th at 7:30 pm, November 17th at 3:00 pm

$20/$16/$10/$8 student tickets. Order tickets at the Kirby gallery over the phone at 336 597 1709 or online

 

 

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The Hall Sisters

Come ring in the holiday season with the magnificent Hall Sisters! These four sisters (Jessica, Natalie, Lydia and Valerie) combine earthy harmonies with soulful instrumentation, effortlessly moving through genres and taking the listener on a unique musical journey, which features country classics, toe-tapping fiddle tunes, and heart-warming favorites from the 1940s and 50s. With deep, ancestral roots in Roxboro, this cheerful family brings an unforgettable performance to the stage—one that captures the true essence of Christmas!

Saturday, November 23, at 7:30pm 

$20/$16/$10/$8 student tickets. Order tickets at the Kirby gallery over the phone at 336 597 1709 or online

 

 

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Sanders Family Christmas

Roxboro Little Theater Production:

Directed by Ray Pearce. Come celebrate Christmas at the Kirby with bluegrass gospel and touching stories that will warm your heart and soul! This special musical is a sequel to the smash hit Smoke on the Mountain, and features the same loving family, the Sanders, as they prepare for Christmas in a small North Carolina town. It’s the winter of 1941, and young Dennis Sanders, along with his family, friends and community, must face leaving his home to join the war effort.

Auditions Dates: Tuesday October 8th and Wednesday October 9th, between 7-8:30pm

Production Dates: December 13th & 14th at 7:30, December 15th at 3:00 pm

$20/$16/$10/$8 student tickets. Order tickets at the Kirby gallery over the phone at 336 597 1709 or online

 

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Mike Wiley Presents One Noble Journey

This original production interprets the heroic, true stories of Henry “Box” Brown and Elizabeth and William Craft, as they each struggle for freedom in the height of Southern slavery. Through epic acts of bravery and ingenious plans for escape, “One Noble Journey” recounts the incredible strength and courage that these heroes showed as they fought for their freedom.

 Friday, January 24, at 7:30pm

$20/$16/$10/$8 student tickets. Order tickets at the Kirby gallery over the phone at 336 597 1709 or online

 

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Plaza Suite: Dinner Theater

Roxboro Little Theater Production:

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in style with the Kirby’s Dinner Theater! This year, RLT presents Plaza Suite: the wildly funny, cunningly staged, three-act comedy by Neil Simon. Over a catered dinner, come enjoy the hilarious episodes of love and folly, experienced within the same Suite of 719 in New York City’s Plaza Hotel. It’s bound to be a night to remember!

Audition Dates:December 16th & 17th at 6pm

Production Dates: February 14th & 15th at 6:30, February 16th at 5:30

$36/$24 student tickets. Order tickets at the Kirby gallery over the phone at 336 597 1709 or online

*Order tickets by Feb. 1st: Limited Seating


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The Barefoot Movement

Sit back, relax, take your shoes off, and stay a while; the Barefoot Movement is coming to the Kirby Stage! This four piece bluegrass ensemble will delight you with their folky harmonies, soulful accompaniment, and heartfelt joy for their music. Whether you’re seeking emotional ballads or rip-roaring barn-burners, the Barefoot Movement will take you on a journey down the river of time, memories, and musical togetherness.

Saturday, April 4th, at 7:30pm

$20/$16/$10/$8 student tickets. Order tickets at the Kirby gallery over the phone at 336 597 1709 or online

 

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Oklahoma!

Roxboro Little Theater Production:

Directed by Heidi Foltz: Oh what a beautiful day! It’s Oklahoma in Roxboro! RLT presents “Oklahoma!”, the famous Rogers and Hammerstein musical that swept Broadway, and has delighted theater-goers since 1943. This classic story tells of young-love in a rural farming town. Filled with romance, comedy, adventure, music, and characters you know and love, “Oklahoma!” will have audiences on their feet, hollering for more!

Auditions Dates: February 24th & 25th at 6pm

Production Dates: April 24th & 25th at 7:30 pm, April 26th at 3:00 pm

$20/$16/$10/$8 student tickets. Order tickets at the Kirby gallery over the phone at 336 597 1709 or online

 

 

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This project was supported by the N.C. Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural & Cultural Resources. www.NCArts.org.