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Cast Selected for Seussical, Jr. (Ages 13-17)

Cast Selected for Seussical, Jr. (Ages 13-17)

CAST LIST ANNOUNCEMENT! We have chosen our cast for the Litefooters Summer Workshop & Production of Seussical, Jr. (ages 13-17). The roles have been filled as follows. First parent meeting and read-through will be Tuesday, May 28th at 6:00pm at The Plaza Theatre....

Cast Selected for Seussical, Jr.

Cast Selected for Seussical, Jr.

CAST LIST ANNOUNCEMENT! We have chosen our cast for the Litefooters Summer Workshop & Production of Seussical, Jr. (ages 6-12). The roles have been filled as follows. First parent meeting and read-through will be Monday, May 20th at 6:00pm at The Plaza Theatre....

Deathtrap: A Review

Deathtrap: A Review

Deathtrap took the stage for Student & Press Night on Thursday, April 18th. Local critic Ben Sharp penned a review jut in time for Opening Night: Of all the productions that have come and gone over the years, it’s clear that the Wharton Plaza Theatre’s Deathtrap...

Moon Over Buffalo: A Review

Moon Over Buffalo: A Review

Moon Over Buffalo took the stage February 10th-18th. Local critic Ben Sharp penned a review following the show on Friday, February 16th: A famous fictional Roman general once asked the question, "Are you not entertained?" Well, when it comes to the Wharton Plaza...

A Christmas Carol: A Review

A Christmas Carol: A Review

A Christmas Carol took the stage for Student/Press Night. Local critic Ben Sharp penned a review just in time for opening night: Even the hardest-hearted miser would have difficulty not being moved by the Wharton Plaza Theatre’s A Christmas Carol. Set to run from Dec....

Honky Tonk Angels: A Review

Honky Tonk Angels: A Review

Honky Tonk Angels took the stage for Student/Press Night. Local critic Ben Sharp penned a review just in time for opening night: Rousing musical numbers, hilarious social commentary and heavenly harmony make the Wharton Plaza Theatre’s Honky Tonk Angels a joy to...

Anything Goes: A Review

Anything Goes: A Review

Anything Goes took the stage for Chamber Night and Student/Press Night. Local critic Ben Sharp penned a review just in time for opening night: The simple takeaway from Wharton Plaza Theatre’s Anything Goes is this: Do not let this ship pass you by. The musical comedy...

Local Theatre Selects Hancock, Wandell for Performing Arts Scholarship

PLAZA THEATRE ANNOUNCES SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS FOR 2023 The Plaza Theatre, a historic and cultural landmark on Monterey Square in Wharton, proudly announces Dante Hancock and Benjamin Wandell as the recipients of this year's Plaza Theatre Scholarship in memory of Mrs....

Cast Selected for Matilda the Musical JR.

Cast Selected for Matilda the Musical JR.

? ? ? CAST LIST ANNOUNCEMENT! We have chosen our cast for the Litefooters Summer Workshop & Production of Matilda the Musical JR. The roles have been filled as follows. First parent meeting and read-through will be Monday, May 22nd at 6:00pm at The Plaza Theatre....

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof: A Review

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof: A Review

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof took the stage for Chamber Night and Student/Press Night. Critics Becky & Kevin Blalock penned a review just in time for opening night: Even if you’ve never seen Tennessee Williams’ “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof,” you’ve definitely heard of this...