The Play That Goes Wrong

The Play That Goes Wrong

August 26-28, 2021 @ The Lyric

Irving Berlins White Christmas

Irving Berlins White Christmas

December 9-11, 2021 @ The Lyric

Deathtrap

Deathtrap

January 27-29, 2022 @ The Lyric

Steel Magnolias

Steel Magnolias

March 10-12, 2022@ The Lyric

Shrek the Musical

Shrek the Musical

April 28-30, 2022 @ The Lyric

 

Auditions for Becky’s New Car at TCT Off Broadway

Tupelo Community Theatre will hold auditions for Becky’s New Car, by Steven Dietz, on Monday, August 2nd and Tuesday, August 3rd at 6 pm at TCT Off Broadway. 213 East Franklin Street.  No advance preparation is needed. 

Have you ever been tempted to flee your own life? Becky Foster is caught in middle age, middle management and a middling marriage–nothing is quite wrong, but nothing is quite right either. Then one night a grief-struck millionaire stumbles into her office and Becky is offered nothing short of a new life. The audience is offered a chance to ride shotgun on the hilarious and touching journey down the road not taken. 

The cast is made up of 4 men and 3 women ages  21 and up.  Production dates are September 30, October 1 and 2 and.  Becky Shaffer will direct. 

For  more information email becky@shaffer7.com or call the TCT at 662-844-1935.

Summer Youth Theatre Godspell Jr

Tupelo Community Theatre will present its Summer Youth Theatre production of Godspell Jr, Book by John Michael Tebelak, Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz, July 15 and 16 at 7:30 pm and July 17 at 2 pm.  Prepare ye for the timeless tale of friendship, loyalty and love based on the Broadway musical that inspired a generation and based on the Gospel According to St. Matthew.  Ticket are $10 for adults and $5 for students and younger and the show will be performed at TCT Off Broadway. 213 East Franklin Street.  For more Information or to purchase tickets call 662-844-1935. 

Auditions for The Play That Goes Wrong

Tupelo Community Theatre will hold auditions for The Play That Goes Wrong, by Henry Lewis, Jonathan Sayer and Henry Shields, on Wednesday, June 23rd and Thursday, June 24th at 6pm at the Lyric Theatre.  The cast is made up of 8 men and 2 women ages  21 and up.

The Play That Goes Wrong is a hilarious, farcical murder mystery, play-within-a-play, where everything that can go wrong does and the accident-prone thespians battle to make it through to their final curtain call, with hilarious consequences.

Production dates are August 26-28, no advance preparation is needed and Christi Houin will direct.  For  more information email christi_3@comcast.net or call the TCT office at 844-1935.

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.

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.  
 

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