2016|2017 Season

ALT-Auntie-22x33_D2Auntie Mame, Rated PG
Aug. 26 – Sept. 11, 2016

By Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee
From the novel by Patrick Dennis

This fabulously successful hit hardly needs introduction. Besides being the source for one of America’s most popular musicals, AUNTIE MAME set a standard for Broadway comedy that’s been sought after ever since. Come with us as we follow Roaring Twenties socialite Mame Dennis teach her orphaned nephew the nature of free living and free thinking, attempting to keep him from the clutches of the uptight world of his late father’s estate executor and, later, his fiancée, in this entertaining adaptation of the Patrick Dennis novel.

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LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, Rated PG-13Screen Shot 2016-05-15 at 9.08.17 AM
Oct. 7 – 30, 2016

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Book and Lyrics by Howard Ashman
Music by Alan Menken
Based on the film by Roger Corman & screenplay by Charles Griffith

The meek floral assistant Seymour Krelborn stumbles across a new breed of plant he names “Audrey II” – after his coworker crush. This singing carnivore promises unending fame and fortune to the down and out Krelborn as long as he keeps feeding it, BLOOD. Over time, though, Seymour discovers Audrey II’s out of this world origins and intent towards global domination!

A deviously delicious Broadway and Hollywood sci-fi smash musical, Little Shop Of Horrors has devoured the hearts of theatergoers for over 30 years. Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Beauty And The Beast, and Aladdin) are the creative geniuses behind what has become one of the most popular shows in the world.

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A CHRISTMAS STORY, Rated PGScreen Shot 2016-05-15 at 3.37.11 PM
Dec. 2 – 24, 2016

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By Philip Grecian
Based on the motion picture A Christmas Story written by Jean Shepherd

This fun-filled Christmas Classic for the whole family follows Ralphie on his timeless Christmas escapades. This year, there’s a gift that Ralphie wants more than anything in the world – a Red Ryder 200-Shot Carbine Action Range Model Air Rifle – but his parents don’t seem to think it’s such a good idea. His mother warns him, “You’ll shoot your eye out,” and his father is too busy tinkering with the family’s furnace and evading the dogs from next door to pay much attention. Ralphie even visits the local department store, nervously hoping that Santa will endorse his wish. Ralphie and his friends make every effort to be on their very best behavior in order to impress the adults who wield power over their Christmas destinies, but staying out of trouble isn’t always as easy as it should be…

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Agatha Christie’s AND THEN THERE WERE NONE, Rated PGScreen Shot 2016-05-15 at 3.35.20 PM
Jan 27 – Feb 12, 2017

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by Agatha Christie

Join Albuquerque Little Theatre as we venture into the world of Agatha Christie. Ten guilty strangers are trapped on an island. One by one they are accused of murder; one by one they start to die. In this superlative mystery comedy eight guests, who have never met each other or their apparently absent host and hostess, are lured to the island and, along with the two house servants, marooned. A mysterious voice accuses each of having gotten away with murder and then one drops dead – poisoned. One down and nine to go!

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SOUTH PACIFIC, Rated PGScreen Shot 2016-05-15 at 7.34.01 PM
March 10 – April 2, 2017

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Book by Oscar Hammerstein II and Joshua Logan
Music by Richard Rodgers
Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Adapted from the Pulitzer Prize winning novel “Tales of the South Pacific” by James Michener

This epic musical romance centers on a group of American sailors and Navy nurses stationed in the South Pacific during World War II. Arkansas native Nellie Forbush befriends and quickly falls for Emile de Becque, a French expatriate and plantation owner, and Lt. Joe Cable finds himself in a passionate affair with Liat, the young daughter of Bloody Mary, the local grass-skirt peddler. As the war against Japan escalates, reality sets in for both Forbush and Cable, who struggle to reconcile their unconventional love affairs with their long-held prejudices and insecurities.

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THE MIRACLE WORKER, Rated PGScreen Shot 2016-05-15 at 8.37.11 PM
April 21 – May 7, 2017

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By William Gibson

WINNER! 1960 TONY AWARD – Best Play

This classic production tells the story of Annie Sullivan and her student, blind and mute, Helen Keller. THE MIRACLE WORKER dramatizes the volatile relationship between the lonely teacher and her charge. Trapped in a secret, silent world, unable to communicate, Helen is violent, spoiled, almost sub-human and treated by her family as such. Desperate, the Keller’s hire Annie Sullivan to serve as governess and teacher for their daughter. Only Annie realizes that there is a mind and spirit waiting to be rescued from the dark, tortured silence.

“Interesting, absorbing and moving.” – The New York Post

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MARY POPPINS, Rated GScreen Shot 2016-05-15 at 10.56.25 PM
May 26 – June 18, 2017

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A Musical based on the stories of P.L. Travers and the Walt Disney Film
Original Music and Lyrics by Richard M. Sherman & Robert B. Sherman
Book by Julian Fellowes
New Songs and Additional Music and Lyrics by Anthony Drewe & George Stiles
Co-Created by Cameron Mackintosh

The jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep. Using a combination of magic and common sense — and also teaching the importance of a tidy nursery and of taking the medicine they need (with a spoonful of sugar, of course.), she must teach the family how to value each other again. Mary Poppins takes the children on many magical and memorable adventures, but Jane and Michael aren’t the only ones she has a profound effect upon. Even grown-ups can learn a lesson or two from the nanny who advises, “Anything can happen if you let it.” Come experience this timeless, fun-filled classic that is perfect for every member of the family.

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TICKET PRICES
MUSICALS (Little Shop of Horrors,  South Pacific, & Mary Poppins)

Adults $25
Seniors (65 and up) $23
Students (13 thru University) $20
Children (12 and under) $15

NON-MUSICALS (Auntie Mame, And Then There Were None, A Christmas Story & The Miracle Worker)

Adults $23
Seniors (65 and up) $21
Students (13 thru University) $18
Children (12 and under) $14

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