Student Theatre

Overview

For general information about theatre productions, or group or individual tickets, please call the box office at (405) 733-7430. The box office is not staffed with personnel, so please leave a request or reservation on voice mail.

Admission is free for Rose State students, staff and senior citizens, $3 for other students and $5 for the general public. Pricing excludes the Hudiburg Chevrolet Performing Arts Center. The box office opens one hour prior to curtain on performance dates. Reservations can be picked up and paid for by cash or check on the night of the performance. Unless noted otherwise, theatre productions take place in the H.B. Atkinson Theatre, building number 10 on the map.

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2017-18 Season

TITANIC: THE MUSICAL (In Concert) by Peter Stone, Music and Lyrics by Maury Yeston

October 27-29, 2017
Hudiburg Chevrolet Performing Arts Center

With music and lyrics by Maury Yeston and story by Peter Stone, the show premiered on Broadway in 1997 and won five Tony Awards, including Best Musical. The sinking of the Titanic on its maiden voyage in 1912 remains the quintessential disaster of the 20th century, and the musical examines the causes, the conditions and the characters involved in this ever-fascinating drama.

IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE: A LIVE RADIO PLAY by Joe Landry

December 1-10, 2017
H.B. Atkinson Theatre

This beloved American holiday film classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. With the help of an ensemble that brings a few dozen characters to the stage, the story of idealistic George Bailey unfolds as he considers ending his life one fateful Christmas Eve. This uplifting and endearing classic Christmas story is a treat for the whole family.

CABARET by Christopher Isherwood, Music by John Kander and Lyrics by Fred Ebb

March 1-11, 2018
H.B. Atkinson Theatre

Leave your troubles outside — life is beautiful at CABARET. JOHN KANDER, FRED EBB and JOE MASTEROFF’s Tony-winning musical about following your heart while the world loses its way offers some of the most memorable songs in theatre history, including “Cabaret,” “Willkommen” and “Maybe This Time.”

SHORT AND SWEET: A TEN-MINUTE PLAY FESTIVAL

April 6 and 7, 2018
Fine Arts Studio 108

Join us for an evening you won’t soon forget. Student and published playwrights are selected and produced at our 10-minute festival. Out of dozens submitted, we choose only the six best for performance. See what the fun is all about!

ANNE OF GREEN GABLES by Peter DeLaurier

May 3-6, 2018
H.B. Atkinson Theatre

Aging siblings, Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert, get more than they bargained for when they send to an orphanage for a boy to help them on the farm. Due to a mix-up, they are instead left with 11-year-old Anne Shirley. Over the course of six years, this romantic, hotheaded, and energetic girl wins their hearts and turns the stodgy, rural Canadian community into a bright world of "kindred spirits."