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Rediscover the true meaning of Christmas with “A Christmas Carol” at the Roxy Regional Theatre

 

The Roxy Regional Theatre is currently staging their musical adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic “A Christmas Carol.” The play was adapted for the stage by John McDonald, and directed by Tom Thayer. The production opened to a packed audience on Friday night.

The show features Ryan Bowie, Travis Kendrick, Lisa MacAfee, Jackie Ostick, Collin Smith, Kendall Anne Thompson, and Nate Washburn, along with a rotating cast of thirty-four local youth portraying the Cratchit family children.

Ebenezer Scrooge is confronted by the ghost of his former partner Jacob Marley

Ebenezer Scrooge is confronted by the ghost of his former partner Jacob Marley

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Rediscover the true meaning of the season with A Christmas Carol at the Roxy Regional Theatre

 

Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – After the Thanksgiving rush is over, sit back and relax at the Roxy Regional Theatre with a rolicking holiday morsel that is sure to sweeten your taste buds and warm even the hardest of hearts. John McDonald, as Ebenezer Scrooge, meets the spirits of Christmas Past, Present and Future while rediscovering the true meaning of the holiday in the Charles Dickens classic A Christmas Carol, opening Friday, November 26th.
 
Featuring such holiday standards as “God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen,” “The Wassail Song,” “Silent Night,” “What Child Is This” and more, the classic story is performed by Ryan Bowie, Travis Kendrick, Lisa MacAfee, Jackie Ostick, Collin Smith, Kendall Anne Thompson and Nate Washburn, along with a rotating cast of thirty-four local youth portraying the Cratchit children.

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“Around the World in 80 Days” is an amazing journey at the Roxy Regional Theatre

 

Around the World in 80 Days PosterClarksville, TN – Around the World in 80 Days to put it mildly is a classic written by that visionary science fiction author Jules Verne in 1873. The story follows Phileas Fogg and and his manservant Passepartout as they move heaven and earth to win a bet made at the Reform Club in London England, that it is indeed possible to travel around the world in just 80 days; and the adventures they found along the way.

This is the challenging production that the Roxy Regional Theatre in Historic Downtown Clarksville is currently putting on. Featuring the dashing Nate Washburn as Phileas Fogg, and Travis Kendrick as the effaceable Passepartout. There are 6 actors playing a total of 31 roles; so this is a show with non-stop action.

The bet is made sending Phileas Fogg around the world

The bet is made sending Phileas Fogg around the world

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Go Around the World in 80 Days with the Roxy Regional Theatre

 

Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – Hold onto your seats for the original amazing race, when the Roxy Regional Theatre presents AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS during the month of November.
 
Danger, romance, and comic surprises abound as Ryan Bowie, Jay Doolittle, Lisa MacAfee, Collin Smith, Kendall Anne Thompson and Nate Washburn portray thirty-nine characters in Mark Brown’s adaptation of the Jules Verne classic.

Around the World in 80 Days

Around the World in 80 Days

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The Roxy Regional Theatre spins a web of darkness with Dracula the Musical

 

The Poster for Dracula the MusicalThe Roxy Regional Theatre is currently staging their adaptation of Frank Wildhorn’s Dracula the Musical as their Halloween production. The show is loosely based on the 1897 horror novel by Bram Stoker, and is directed by Tom Thayer.

The music is the first thing to come to mind when thinking about this show. There are 27 songs that comprise the production. The actors sing each number with power and feeling. This musical is chock full of dark subject matter, and the songs contain just enough humor to keep it from being overwhelming. Stand out numbers include Whitby Bay, The Master’s Song, Man of Woman Born, and It’s over.

The cast of Dracula the musical performing the song Fresh Blood

The cast of Dracula the musical performing the song Fresh Blood

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Drink Deep of the New Dracula Musical at the Roxy Regional Theatre

 

Roxy Regional TheatreClarksville, TN – At twilight you will drink deep … and by the new moon live forever! One of the most frightening novels ever written comes to life upon the stage of the Roxy Regional Theatre with the opening of Frank Wildhorn’s DRACULA: The Musical at 8:00pm on Friday, October 8th.
 
Following Dracula’s lust for new blood and a small band of mortal men and women who must face his overwhelming seduction and mesmeric supernatural powers, this musical eclipses all other horror stories.  Presented in the vein of the “Twilight” series and “True Blood,” the Roxy Regional Theatre’s production of DRACULA brings a modern spin to the Bram Stoker classic. «Read the rest of this article»

 

Venture Into the Woods with the Roxy Regional Theatre, Beginning July 16th

 

Roxy Regional TheatreThe Roxy Regional Theatre ventures into the fractured fairy tale world of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim’s Tony Award-winning INTO THE WOODS, beginning Friday, July 16th, at 8:00pm.
 
When a Baker and his Wife learn they’ve been cursed with childlessness by the Witch next door, they embark on a quest for the special objects required to break the spell, swindling, lying to and stealing from Cinderella, Little Red, Rapunzel and Jack (the one who climbed the beanstalk).  In the style of “The Princess Bride,” well-known stories by the Brothers Grimm, as well as other childhood tales, are woven together into a colorful parable about the human search for “happily ever after.” «Read the rest of this article»

 



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