Munster, Ind.’s Theatre at the Center celebrates its 25th anniversary season in 2015 by bringing to the stage hilarious spoofs, rock n’ roll musicals and heartwarming stories, all with close relationships to iconic films.
The season opens with On Golden Pond, a play that won a Tony for its Broadway production and an Oscar for its film version starring Henry Fonda and Katherine Hepburn. It runs Feb. 26 through March 29.
From May 7 to June 7, the new Broadway musical, Big Fish, will seek to inspire audiences to live life to the fullest.
Fans of “the King” of Rock n’ Roll will join in song and dance at All Shook Up! The Music of Elvis Presley, July 16 through Aug. 16. The production is inspired by the movies and songs of Elvis Presley as well as the William Shakespeare comedy, Twelfth Night.
Spamalot, the uproarious Monty Python-inspired farce about King Arthur and his band of raunchy knights runs Sept. 17 through Oct. 18. The, returning to Theatre at the Center during the holiday season is the nostalgic family favorite, A Christmas Story, Nov. 19 to Dec. 27.
“We’re thrilled to be celebrating this milestone anniversary season,” said Theatre at the Center Artistic Director William Pullinsi. “What began as a summer theatre with a few guest artists has grown into a year-round, professional equity theater attracting some of the best performers and designers, presenting classic favorites as well as Chicago area and World Premieres at affordable prices.”
Performances for the 2015 season are Wednesdays and Thursdays at 2 pm and Fridays at 8 pm. Saturday matinees begin at 2:30 or 4 pm, with evening performances at 8 pm. Sunday curtains are at 2:30 pm. Season subscriptions are available for $150 or $160, with special dinner theatre subscription series available. Complimentary post-show discussions with cast members are held the second Thursday and third Wednesday of each production. Meal packages are available for select matinee and evening performances.
2015 Season Subscriptions will go on sale Sept. 14 for new subscribers. Individual ticket prices for 2015 range from $40 – $44 and will go on sale Dec. 16.
Season tickets, individual tickets and gift certificates are available by calling the box office at (219) 836-3255. Group discounts are available for groups of 11 or more. More information on Theatre at the Center is available online at www.TheatreAtTheCenter.com.