Little Shop of Horrors

@ The Lyric

Elf the Musical

@ The Lyric

Arsenic and Old Lace

@ The Lyric

Crimes of the Heart

@ The Lyric

Something Rotten

@ The Lyric

 

Memberships on sale for TCT’s 52nd season!

It’s season ticket time at TCT and they go on sale Wednesday, May 19th by calling 662-844-1935.
 
The season includes –
The Play that Goes Wrong
Irving Berlin’s
White Christmas
Deathtrap
Steel Magnolias
Shrek, The Musical
 
Below is a link to the season card with more information about pricing and descriptions of each show.  
 
Thanks for your support of Tupelo Community Theatre.  
 

Directors needed for next season.

TCT is seeking directors for all the upcoming productions. If you’re interested in being considered email 1tct@bellsouth.net

Something Rotten tickets on sale now!

Tickets on sale June 7th for Something Rotten!

Tupelo Community Theatre will present Something Rotten June 17-19 at 7:30 pm and 2 pm on the 19th at the Lyric Theatre in downtown Tupelo. 

The Lyric will be back to 100% capacity and tickets for season members are being mailed. The box office is open 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday.  The musical, which was nominated for ten Tony awards, tells of two brothers, Nick and Nigel, who set out to write the world’s first musical in this hilarious mash-up of sixteenth-century Shakespeare and twenty-first-century Broadway. 

Tickets are $25 for adults and $10 for students and the show is PG13. 

Please note that if you are not vaccinated you should plan on wearing a mask when attending the production. For more information or to purchase tickets call the TCT box office at 662-844-1935 or visit www.tct.ms for more information. 

TCT needs ushers for all performances.

TCT Theatre Camp 2021

HOORAY!  TCT THEATER CAMP 2021 IS HAPPENING!! Join us for a new camp experience where student’s personal growth takes centerstage by highlighting their individual interests and talents.  Students will choose an acting and/or musical theater track.  During the week of camp, the students will learn an opening and closing number and will then break out into tracks to work on the preselected music and scenes, cultivating in one amazing variety show on Friday full of new and old favorites! 

Our camp director and theater instructor is Danielle Frerer Ratliff, actor at TCT and music teacher/show choir Director at Tupelo High School.   Our music instructor is Claire Leeke, actor at TCT and music professor at Northeast Community College. TCT’s theater camp for 2021 will be held June 21-25, with two sessions each day. Rising 1st-4th graders will meet each morning. Rising 5th-8th graders will meet in the afternoons. The cost of the camp is only $100 for TCT Season Members and families with more than one sibling attending. Non-member cost is $125. Details will be sent by email.  

Camp form link below, email 1tct@bellsouth or call 662-844-1935 or stop by the TCT office at 21 N. Broadway M-F 9-3 p.m.  

camp form 2021

 

 

 

Arsenic and Old Lace tickets

Tupelo Community Theatre’s production of Arsenic and Old Lace by Joseph Kesselring will be May 13-15 at 7:30 p.m. with a matinee at 2 p.m. on May 15.  Follow Mortimer Brewster as he visits his sweet spinster aunts to announce his engagement. His world is turned upside down when he realizes that his dear aunts have been poisoning lonely old men for years! Mortimer must rally to help his aunts and protect his fiancé — all while trying to keep his own sanity. Season members should begin reserving their seats on Monday, April 19. Tickets go on sale to the public Monday, May 3.  Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students and younger and may be reserved by call the TCT office at 662-844-1935.

The Seafarer

Tupelo Community Theatre will present The Seafarer by Conor McPherson at TCT Off Broadway April 29 and 30 at 7:30 p.m. The Seafarer was TCT’s entry in the American Association of Community Theatre’s AACTFEST and is made up of an award winning cast and crew.  The Seafarer is a chilling play set in Ireland on Christmas Eve.  Sharky has returned to look after his irascible, aging brother who has recently gone blind. Old drinking buddies Ivan and Nicky are holed up at the house too, hoping to play some cards, but with the arrival of a stranger from the distant past, the stakes are raised ever higher. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students and younger.  The show is Rated R for language.  Call the TCT office at 662-844-1935 for information or to reserve tickets.

Scholarships

Tupelo Community Theatre offers four $500 scholarships each year.  Applications must be received in the Business Office at 201 N. Broadway no later than April 30th.  A panel from the TCT Scholarship Committee and Board of Directors makes the final selection.  Recipients are notified by June 1.  Students must complete at least 12 hours each semester (or its equivalent if on the quarter system) and maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5.  You may download the scholarship application at http://www.tct.ms, click on the education and scholarship links or from the TCT Business Office.  If you have questions concerning TCT’s scholarship programs, you are encouraged to call the 662-844-1935 or e-mail 1tct@bellsouth.net.