Category: 2016-2017 Season

Cat on A Hot Tin Roof

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Cat on A Hot Tin Roof May 18 – 28, 2017 by Tennessee Williams An American treasure brimming with intensity and wit, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof follows the powerful Southern family of the aging Big Daddy and his wife, Big Mama. As their son Brick and his...


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Gypsy March 30 – April 9, 2017 Book by Arthur Laurents, Music by Jule Styne, Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim Suggested by memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee Featuring one show-stopping song after another such as “Everything’s Coming Up Roses” “You Gotta Have a Gimmick” and “Let Me Entertain You,” GYPSY...

They’re Playing Our Song

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  They’re Playing Our Song February 9 – 19, 2017 Book by Neil Simon, Music by Marvin Hamlisch, Lyrics by Carole Bayer Sager America’s premier funny man, Neil Simon and the Tony Award-winning composer of A Chorus Line collaborated on this hit musical, a funny, romantic show about an...

Annie Warbucks

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Annie Warbucks December 8 – 18, 2016 Book by Thomas Meehan, Music by Charles Strouse, Lyrics by Martin Charnin Based on Little Orphan Annie by permission of The Media Tribune Services, Inc. The action picks up right where Annie leaves off, when Child Welfare Commissioner Harriet Doyle arrives on...

Rock of Ages

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Rock of Ages September 29 – October 9, 2016 (The Wilmington Premiere) Book by Chris D’ Arienzo Rock of Ages takes you back to the times of big bands with big egos playing big guitar solos and sporting even bigger hair! This Tony Award -nominated Broadway musical features the...

A Chorus Line

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A Chorus Line April 28 – May 7, 2017 Conceived and Originally Directed and Choreographed by Michael Bennett Book by James Kirkwood & Nicholas Dante, Music by Marvin Hamlisch, Lyrics by Edward Kleban A CHORUS LINE is the SINGULAR SENSATION about a chorus audition for a Broadway musical. It...

Really Rosie

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Really Rosie February 24 – March 5, 2017 Book & Lyrics by Maurice Sendak, Music by Carole King Rosie, the sassiest kid on her block of Brooklyn’s Avenue P, entertains herself and her friends by acting out show biz fantasies, notably directing and starring in an Oscar winning movie....

Elf Jr.

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Elf Jr. December 1 – 4, 2016 (The Wilmington Premiere) Book by Thomas Meehan & Bob Martin, Music by Matthew Sklar, Lyrics by Chad Begueli Based on the New Line Cinema film written by David Berenbaum. A title known the world over, Elf The Musical JR. is based on...


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Grease October 14 – 23, 2016 Book, Music & Lyrics by Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey Here is Rydell High’s senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding “Burger Palace Boys” and their gum-snapping, hip-shaking “Pink Ladies” in bobby sox and pedal pushers, evoking the look and sound of the 1950s...



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Susan Habas
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Chandler Davis
Artistic Director

Samantha Herrick
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Thalian Association
Box 1111
Wilmington, NC 28402

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310 Chestnut St.
Wilmington, NC 28401
Phone: 910-632-2285

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Our heartfelt thanks to the generous organizations who supported the Thalian Association Community Theatre with grant awards for our 2017-2018 season.  These funds provide much-needed support for our productions, programs and operating expenses.

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