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Roxy Regional Theatre finishes Season 36 with “Damn Yankees”, August 2nd-24th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – The Roxy Regional Theatre, Clarksville’s oldest professional theatre, is hitting it out of the park to close Season 36 of live entertainment on the corner of Franklin Street and First Street with the home-run hit musical “Damn Yankees”.

“Damn Yankees” opens at the Roxy Regional Theatre on Friday, August 2nd, at 8:00pm.  In keeping with the theatre’s traditional pay-what-you-can opening night, all tickets not pre-sold at the regular price will go on sale at 7:30pm that evening for a $5.00 minimum donation.

Quinten Patrick Busey, Stacy Turner and Donald Groves star in "Damn Yankees" at the Roxy Regional Theatre, August 2nd-24th.

Quinten Patrick Busey, Stacy Turner and Donald Groves star in “Damn Yankees” at the Roxy Regional Theatre, August 2nd-24th.

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Roxy Regional Theatre performs Disney’s “Alice In Wonderland, Jr.” presented by Legends Bank, May 17th – June 8th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – Travel down the rabbit hole at the Roxy Regional Theatre this month and join Lewis Carroll’s beloved literary heroine in her madcap adventures at the corner of Franklin Street and First Street in Historic Downtown Clarksville.

Legends Bank presents the beloved award-winning musical Disney’s “Alice In Wonderland, Jr.” at the Roxy Regional Theatre, May 17th through June 8th.

Performed by sixty-one local youth, ages 10 to 18, from the Roxy Regional School of the Arts, this fast-paced take on the classic tale was adapted by David Simpatico from the 1951 Disney film and the novels by Lewis Carroll.

Millie Enquist and Mallory Skernivitz star in Disney's "Alice In Wonderland, Jr." at the Roxy Regional Theatre, May 17th - June 8th.

Millie Enquist and Mallory Skernivitz star in Disney’s “Alice In Wonderland, Jr.” at the Roxy Regional Theatre, May 17th – June 8th.

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“Oklahoma!” opens this Friday at Roxy Regional Theatre

 

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Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – Legends Bank presents Rodgers and Hammerstein’s masterpiece “Oklahoma!” at the Roxy Regional Theatre, beginning this Friday, July 27th, 2018 at 8:00pm. In keeping with the theatre’s traditional pay-what-you-can opening night, all tickets not pre-sold at the regular ticket price will go on sale at 7:30pm that evening for a $5.00 minimum donation.

The high-spirited rivalry between cowboys and farmers in Western Indian territory, just after the turn of the century, provides the colorful background for love between handsome cowboy Curly (played by Hunter Brown) and winsome farm girl Laurey (Amy Laviolette).

Amy Laviolette and Hunter Brown star as Laurey and Curly in Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Oklahoma!" at the Roxy Regional Theatre, July 27th - August 18th.

Amy Laviolette and Hunter Brown star as Laurey and Curly in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at the Roxy Regional Theatre, July 27th – August 18th.

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Roxy Regional Theatre closes Season 35 with “Oklahoma!”, July 27th – August 18th

 

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Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – The Roxy Regional Theatre is heading west “where the wind comes sweepin’ down the plain” to close out Season 35 of live professional theatre on the corner of Franklin Street and First Street.

Legends Bank presents Rodgers and Hammerstein’s masterpiece “Oklahoma!” at the Roxy Regional Theatre, beginning Friday, July 27th, at 8:00pm. In keeping with the theatre’s traditional pay-what-you-can opening night, all tickets not pre-sold at the regular ticket price will go on sale at 7:30pm that evening for a $5.00 minimum donation.

Amy Laviolette and Hunter Brown star as Laurey and Curly in Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Oklahoma!" at the Roxy Regional Theatre, July 27th - August 18th.

Amy Laviolette and Hunter Brown star as Laurey and Curly in Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” at the Roxy Regional Theatre, July 27th – August 18th.

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Roxy Regional Theatre presents “Annie, Jr.”, May 18th – June 9th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – Join everyone’s favorite little orphan in her very first adventure this month at the corner of Franklin Street and First Street in Historic Downtown Clarksville.

Fifty local youth, ages 8 to 18, from the Roxy Regional School of the Arts present the beloved award-winning musical “Annie, Jr.” at the Roxy Regional Theatre, May 18th through June 9th, 2018.

Mikquala Skelton stars as little orphan Annie, who is determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of an orphanage run by the cruel Miss Hannigan, a role shared by Jesse Boyle and Rebecca Morrison.

Mikquala Skelton stars as Annie in the Roxy Regional School of the Arts production of "Annie, Jr." at the Roxy Regional Theatre, May 18th - June 9th

Mikquala Skelton stars as Annie in the Roxy Regional School of the Arts production of “Annie, Jr.” at the Roxy Regional Theatre, May 18th – June 9th

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F&M Bank presents “The Wizard of Oz” at the Roxy Regional Theatre through September 30th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain!” Just click your heels together and travel over the rainbow this weekend as Clarksville’s oldest professional theatre enters Season 35 of live entertainment on the corner of Franklin and First in Historic Downtown Clarksville. F&M Bank presents “The Wizard of Oz” at the Roxy Regional Theatre now through September 30th, 2017.

Annabelle Szepietowski stars as Kansas farm girl Dorothy Gale, who dreams of escaping her mundane life until one day a tornado hits her hometown and carries her away to a land at the end of the rainbow.

Annabelle Szepietowski stars as Dorothy in the Roxy Regional Theatre's production of "The Wizard of Oz", playing now through September 30th.

Annabelle Szepietowski stars as Dorothy in the Roxy Regional Theatre’s production of “The Wizard of Oz”, playing now through September 30th.

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Roxy Regional Theatre to show “The Pirates of Penzance, Jr.”, May 26th – June 17th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – Sentimental pirates, bumbling policemen, dim-witted young lovers, dewy-eyed daughters and an eccentric Major-General are just a few of the characters dropping anchor at the corner of Franklin street and First street in Historic Downtown Clarksville.

The Roxy Regional School of the Arts presents Gilbert and Sullivan’s swashbuckling musical comedy “The Pirates of Penzance, Jr.” at the Roxy Regional Theatre, May 26th through June 17th.

Lauren Mund and Patrick Long star as Mabel and Frederic in the Roxy Regional School of the Arts production of "The Pirates of Penzance, Jr." at the Roxy Regional Theatre, May 26th - June 17th

Lauren Mund and Patrick Long star as Mabel and Frederic in the Roxy Regional School of the Arts production of “The Pirates of Penzance, Jr.” at the Roxy Regional Theatre, May 26th – June 17th

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“SEUSSICAL: The Musical” brings Dr. Seuss Favorites to life at the Roxy Regional Theatre, March 17th – April 8th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – Children across the nation recently celebrated the birthday of Dr. Seuss with Read Across America Day. The Roxy Regional Theatre continues the celebration in Historic Downtown Clarksville with the staging of “SEUSSICAL: The Musical”, opening this Friday, March 17th, and continuing through April 8th.

Kendall Adaire Payne stars as The Cat in the Hat in this musical extravaganza that is sure to entertain the entire family.
 
“The Cat in the Hat is the narrative host who guides the audience through the show,” Payne said. “He pops up here and there and pretty much everywhere, usually out of nowhere, with comedic blurbs.”

The Roxy Regional Theatre presents "SEUSSICAL: The Musical", March 17th - April 8th.

The Roxy Regional Theatre presents “SEUSSICAL: The Musical”, March 17th – April 8th.

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Grace Among the Leavings Debuts at the Roxy Regional Theatre

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – Local author Beverly Fisher was present in theotherspace at the Roxy Regional Theater on Monday, June 20th, as her novella “Grace Among the Leavings” turned dramatic presentation debuted in Clarksville.

Based on Fisher’s family research and Civil War gleanings, “Grace Among The Leavings” tells the story of eleven-year-old Grace Meadows and her family’s hard times in the wake of war.

It features Ava DoVanne, a rising seventh grader, in the starring role. As Grace, DoVanne showed her command of the script and the stage in her performance.

“Grace Among the Leavings” at the Roxy Regional Theatre.

“Grace Among the Leavings” at the Roxy Regional Theatre.

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Beverly Fisher’s “Grace Among The Leavings” makes it’s way to the Roxy Regional Theatre’s theotherspace, June 20th – 28th

 

Clarskville's Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – The journey from the page to the stage does not always follow an established route: sometimes a new path must be forged.

Following months of adapting, rewriting and workshopping, Beverly Fisher’s Civil War novella “Grace Among The Leavings” completes its journey to the stage of the Roxy Regional Theatre’s theotherspace with four staged readings, June 20th – June 28th.

Originally adapted to the stage by Dennis Darling and Kari Catton and produced by Theatre in the Park in Lincoln’s New Salem State Historic Site in Illinois, “Grace Among The Leavings” underwent further adaptation this past year by Roxy Regional Theatre co-founder and artistic director John McDonald.

"Grace Among The Leavings" stars Ava DoVanne as Grace.

“Grace Among The Leavings” stars Ava DoVanne as Grace.

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