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Blackbeard the Pirate

 

This is going to be a fantastic production done at

The Columbian Theatre. Applications are being accepted

now to ensure that your child has a spot.

 

Cost per child is $60 once application is turned in.

 

Rehearsals will be September 15-19, 2014 in the evenings.

 

There will then be two performances on September 20, 2014.

First performance will be at 3:00pm.

Last performance will be at 5:30pm.

 

Tickets are available now! 

$10 General Admission.

Be sure to get your tickets quick!

 

 

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Wizard of Oz Ballet

 

There will be a Wizard of Oz Ballet performed

September 27, 2014 during OZtoberFest. 

The show is free to the public. Come join in the fun of

OZtoberFest and see a talented group from

Kansas Ballet Academy perform a Wizard of Oz Ballet.

 

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Books Come Alive

Come see another excellent performance by Wamego High

School students in another edition of Books Come Alive.

Performance is Monday, September 29th at 7:00pm

 

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Carrie Nation

&

The Speakeasy

 

The Columbian Theatre is proud to present

Carrie Nation & The Speakeasy

on Peddicord Playhouse Stage on

October 3, 2014 at 7:30pm.

 

Opening act to be announced - be sure to come back for more

information on who it might be.

 

"Carrie Nation & the Speakeasy is a high energy, acoustic brass n

grass 5-piece from Wichita, KS. The band, whose sound has been

described as “…a stagecoach in overdrive”, has brought their

eclectic blend of punk, bluegrass, and dixieland to packed bars,

basements, and festivals across the US since their inception in the

spring of 2007"

 

Tickets are available for purchase under the Box Office tab

Tickets are $10 each and General Admission Seating

 

 

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Meet Me in St. Louis

 

 

Oct. 10-12, 17-19 & 24-26

 

Come see one of the top family musicals of all time.

More Information  >    Buy Tickets  >

 

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Auditions! Auditions! Auditions!

 

 

Christmas Spectacular auditions will be held

October 14, 2014, 6-9pm.

If you are not able to attend you can audition by

appointment only on October 13th.

 

 

Music Man Auditions will be held

December 15th and 16th from 6-9pm.

 

Footloose auditions will be held

February 24th and 25th 2015 from 6-9pm.

 

All auditions will be held in The Columbian Theatre. If you

are not able to make audition dates, please contact Heather

Branham-Green to see if setting up an appointment is

possibly. Thank you for your interest in being a part of a

Columbian Theatre Production.

 

Break a Leg!

 

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20th Anniversary

 

The Columbian Theatre

 

Celebration on November 8th

Stay tuned for news about the BIG celebration!

 

If you would like to help volunteer for that night or help

sponsor the event please contact The Columbian Theatre!

 

 

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2014-2015 Season Schedule

 

 

 

Oct. 10-12, 17-19 & 24-26

 

Based on the 1944 film Meet Me in St. Louis, the musical

similarity is set during the wonder of the 1904 World's Fair.

It showcases the four beautiful Smith sisters, who dream of

love and a happy life. However, Mr. Smith informs the

family they must move from their wonderful life, love and

home in St. Louis, Missouri to New York City, where the

hope of financial prosperity resides. Join the Smith daughters

and the family as they journey through seasons of life and

potentially encounter great changes.

 

 

Dec. 5-7, 12-14 & 19-21

 

Christmas Spectacular is back by popular demand for the

2014-2015 Season Schedule! If you are looking for a show to

put you into the holiday spirit, this is the one to attend. This

show will have a variety of holiday excitement with familiar

faces that will be on stage as well as new ones. Come visit

The Columbian Theatre in the December month to jump

start your holiday se sa on.

 

 

 

Feb. 20-22 & 27-28 Mar. 1st & Mar 6-8

 

Not all plans march to the beat of the drummer. This is true

for "Professor" Harold Hill, a quick-speaking transient

salesman who poses as a marching band outfitter and

instructor in the small town of River City, Iowa, in 1912. The

town, hesitant at first to accept the new-comer, falls victim to

the professor's schemes. The local librarian, however, is not

so easily swayed, doing some detective work to expose the

professor's fraud. She has a change of heart after watching her

brother blossom as a result of this fictitious band. Can love

and a librarian change this con man's ways?

 

Apr. 24-26, May 1-3 & 8-10

 

Starting a new life is never easy, especially when moving

from the big-city life in Chicago to the small town of

Beaumont. Ren has a major culture shock when he finds

himself in disagreement with the ultra conservative, spiritual

town that has put a ban on dancing. He makes quite the

reputation for himself as a "trouble-make"; he vows to break

the dancing ban and to reawaken the town. Ren faces road

blocks along the way, but eventually both he and Rev Moore

let down their guards and teach each other vital life lessons.

Do you dare to "cut footloose" with Ren and the rest of the

town?

 

 

 

July 24-26

 

Summer Theatre Academy will be returning to The

Columbian Theatre stage! This production is a town favorite

and always fills up fast. Summer Theatre Academy gives an

opportunity to kids in the local area to branch out and find

their love for the theatre arts. Come see how far they have

come for only rehearsing for a single month!

 

 

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Foundation Job Openings!

 

The OZ Museum is looking for an organized and energetic

full-time Gift Shop Coordinator. This position will require

excellent customer service skills, working with volunteers,

time management, inventory management, and the ability to

develop appealing displays. Position supervises daily

operations of the gift shop and reports to the Executive

Director.  Please forward resumes to

hr@columbiantheatre.com or mail them to The Columbian

Theatre Foundation 521 Lincoln Ave. Wamego, KS 66547.

785-456-2029.

 

The Columbian Theatre is looking for a Part Time Box Office

Assistant to work shows, rentals, and Saturdays.

 

The Columbian Theatre Foundation is also looking to fill a

Part Time Facility Assistant position to help with general

maintenance and cleaning. 

 

The OZ Museum is looking for Part Time Sales Associates!

 

Please forward resumes to brooke@columbiantheatre.com or

mail them to The Columbian Theatre Foundation

521 Lincoln Ave. Wamego, KS 66547.

Please call 785-456-2029 if you have any questions.

 

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  Swogger Art Gallery

 

FEATURING:

 

Columbian Artists

 

The Columbian Artist Group is an organization of

creative like minded individuals dedicated to

fostering the artistic growth and evolution of its

members and promoting their talents.

 

www.columbianartist.weebly.com

 

Gallery Hours:

Tues-Fri 10:00am - 5pm

Saturday 10:00am - 3pm

*Shows and Dates Subject to Change

 

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2013 - 2014 Season Sponsors

 

Executive Producers:

First National Bank of Wamego

Wamego Telecommunications Company

The Smoke Signal

KanEquip

 

Producers:

Wamego Inn & Suites

Dry Clean City

 

Co-Producers:

Campanella Family Funeral Home

H & R Block

Pizza Hut

Gene's Heartland Foods

Kaw Valley State Bank

Lichtenhan Ace Hardware

Vanderbilt's

Calvin's Camping

Midwest Concrete Materials

John McQuillen D.D.S.

 

Sponsors:

Toto's Tacoz!

Landmark National Bank

Bennington State Bank

McPeak & Pugh Real Estate

Friendship House

The Trust Company of Manhattan

REED Company, LLC

Palmer, Leatherman, White & Dalton

Attorneys LLP

Spirits of 76

Bayer Construction, Co. Inc.

Farm Bureau Finacial Services: Jim Waters

Black Jack Hills

CR's Tire

Advance Promotions

Thermal Comfort Air

 

If you would like to be a sponsor of The Columbian Theatre please contact

Brooke Rindt either by calling at 785-456-2029 or

send an email to brooke@columbiantheatre.com

 
   

 

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