Dec 12, 2014

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Holiday Shows at Playhouse on the Square!

The holidays are in full swing here at Playhouse on the Square and we’ve got some fantastic and fun shows to help you and your family celebrate this wonderful and special time of the year! 

Peter Pan

The young (and the young at heart!) should make sure to check out Peter dsc_5888Pan showing until January 4th on the Playhouse on the Square stage. Peter and his Lost Boys have been making their home at Playhouse on the Square since November 21st, and audiences couldn’t be happier. Peter, Captain Hook, Wendy, Michael, and John come to life on the Playhouse stage and create memories that you and your family will remember for years to come. Purchase tickets for Peter Pan by calling 901-726-4656 or by clicking HERE.

Sanders Family Christmas 

AccordianSanders Family Christmas is a feel good Christmas show playing now at the Circuit Playhouse. Perfect for every member of the family, Sanders Family Christmas centers on the Sanders Family Singers and their last Christmas together before Dennis, the youngest member of the Sanders Clan, leaves to fight in WWII. Filled with familiar Christmas songs such as Away in the Manager and Little Star of Bethlehem and some fun new songs like Cactus Christmas Tree, Sanders Family Christmas is sure to not only have you laughing out loud but also appreciating your family this holiday season. For tickets, call 901-726-4656 or click HERE

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Nov 26, 2014

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Sanders Family Christmas Food Drive

Circuit Playhouse, Inc. is proud to partner with the Mid-South Food Bank this week. During Tuesday and Wednesday we will be accepting donations of non-perishable food items at the Playhouse on the Square box office during regular box office hours. Items can also be donated on Thursday evening at the Circuit Playhouse box office prior to the preview performance of Sanders Family Christmas. Four non-perishable food items will get you one ticket to the preview performance of Sanders Family Christmas on Thursday, November 27th. 

Mid-South Food Bank serves over 405,060 people in the Mid-South that are food insecure. Your food donation will ensure that these families get the help they need this holiday season. While all nonperishable items will be accepted during the food drive, the Mid-South Food Bank is always looking for the following items: 
  • Canned meats including tuna, stews, chicken and dumplings, chili, Spam, and soups. 
  • Peanut butter
  • Canned Fruits
  • Canned veggies
  • Canned fruit juice

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Nov 19, 2014

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Peter Pan Opens Friday, November 21st!

Wendy, Michael, and John Darling are in for the adventure of their lives when Peter Pan comes flying through their nursery window! Performances of Peter Pan begin on Friday, November 21st. This classic favorite is sure to delight every member of the family this holiday season. You can purchase your tickets for Peter Pan by calling 901-726-4656 or by clicking HERE.

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Nov 14, 2014

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Youth Theatre School Winter 2015

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Winter classes begin January 10! All classes are on Saturday mornings at Playhouse on the Square.

Playhouse on the Square’s Theatre School Youth Classes are designed to provide a fun and challenging experience for both the beginner and the experienced performer. Taught by local theatre professionals, our classes give students the opportunity to develop and expand their performance skills, including character development, movement, and voice. The session spans nine weeks, which includes eight weeks of classwork/rehearsal, and an informal showcase performance for family and friends on the ninth week.

For additional information, contact Carly Crawford, Assistant Director of Theatre Education, at carly@playhouseonthesquare.org or 901-937-6475.

Classes offered:
Sing and Dance (ages 5-7) – 9:00am-10:00am – $135
Silly Stories (ages 5-7) – 10:05am-11:05am – $135
Musical Theatre (ages 7-11) – 9:00am-10:00am – $135
Triple Threat (ages 7-11) – 10:05am-11:05am – $135
Build A Play (ages 7-11) – 11:10am-12:10pm – $135
Teen Musical Theatre (ages 12-17) – 10:05am-11:05am – $135
Teen Tap (ages 12-17) – 11:10am-12:10pm – $135
Teen Acting (ages 12-17) – 12:15pm-1:45pm – $165
Beat the Dance Call Blues! (ages 16+) – Mondays 6:00pm-7:30pm – $200

Register for more than one class and receive $25 off per class!
Register before December 15 for $15 off your total tuition!

Find class descriptions and register online! Click HERE

 

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Nov 10, 2014

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Peter Pan is Coming to Booksellers at Laurelwood!

PeterPanatLaurelwoodPeter Pan may be busy preparing for his opening night performance at Playhouse on the Square, but he always has time to meet some potential Lost Boys and Girls!

Peter will be at the Booksellers at Laurelwood for Story Time on Tuesday, November 11th at 11 am. Get the chance to meet and talk to Peter as well as hear some fun stories about Neverland (rumor has it Peter loves reading about Jake and the Neverland Pirates!).

He can’t wait to meet all you future Lost Boys and Girls before he flies off to Neverland!

Peter Pan opens on November 21st at Playhouse on the Square and runs thru January 4th. For tickets call 901-726-4656 or click HERE.

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Oct 31, 2014

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Curtain Up is One Week Away!

devinteaserOne of the biggest and best parties that Memphis has ever seen is one week from today! Friday, November 7th at 7 PM Playhouse on the Square presents Curtain Up. The most fun and exciting fundraiser happening anywhere in Memphis. 

Between dinner, drinks, and cover charges to get into bars and clubs, a typical Friday night out can cost as much as $100. Curtain Up is $75. That price includes all of your food, drinks, and access to six different bands! Not only is that a quite a savings for your pocketbook, but you can also get the satisfaction of knowing that the all the money from your ticket purchase goes directly to supporting Playhouse on the Square. 

Check out what Chris Davis of the Memphis Flyer had to say about Curtain Up and then click HERE to purchase your tickets or give us a call at 901.726.4656. 

 

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Oct 23, 2014

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Peter Pan at Zoo Boo!

dsc_1361Peter Pan, Captain Hook, the Lost Boys, and even some pirates are making at pit stop at the Memphis Zoo before they hit the Playhouse on the Square Stage later this season! 

Peter and the Neverland Gang will be performing October 24th, 25th, and 26th at 6:307:10 and 8:30 on a stage near the Komodo Dragon and Reptile exhibits. Get a preview of all of the family friendly fun that Playhouse has to offer this holiday season. 

Peter Pan opens November 21st, tickets are available now. Purchase by calling 901-726-4656 or clicking HERE 

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