Our 2016 - 2017 Season
How to Eat Like a Child
and Other Lessons in Not
Being a Grown-Up
Book by Delia Ephron, John Forster, and Judith Kahan
Music and Lyrics by John Forster
July 8-9, 15-16, 2016
This musical romp through the joys and sorrows of being a child is hilarious. Children give 23 lessons in such subjects as how to beg for a dog, how to torture your sister, how to act after being sent to your room, and how to laugh hysterically.
Directed by Sheri Tieben and Miguel Rodriquez
Doors open at 6:45 p.m. Curtain up at 7:30 p.m.
Dodge City Days Turn Into
Dodge City Nights
July 30 and Aug. 6, 2016
We welcome back Karaoke Kabaret for our second year! Join us for a fresh take on the classic karaoke setup with performances by local performers bringing you classics from the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s. Audience participation is encouraged!
Tea For Three: Lady Bird, Pat & Betty
By Eric H. Weinberger and Elaine Bromka
September 9-10; 16-17; 23-24, 2016
Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure
By Steven Dietz
Based on the original 1899 play by William Gillette and Arthur Conan Doyle
Raising Spirits: A Classic Fundraiser
November 12, 2016
Depot Theater Company’s Raising Spirits will celebrate its fourth annual Raising Spirits: A spirit/hors d’oeuvres pairing with the Depot Theater Company, Comanche Beverage Outlet Mix Shop & Cocktails, 365. Ticket price includes spirit tasting, two cocktails, and paired hors d’oeuvres!
A Mostly Minnesota Christmas
By Brian Mitchell
‘Tis the season to be merry... and annoyed by your family. As Bill and Abby prepare for Christmas in frigid northern Minnesota, long-estranged relatives start showing up on their doorstep to heal old wounds and reconcile irreconcilable differences.
Nana's Naughty Knickers
By Katherine DiSavino
Sponsored by Western Plains Medical Complex
February 3-5*; 10-12*; 17-18, 2017
Bridget and her grandmother are about to become roommates. However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget. It seems her sweet grandma is running an illegal boutique from her apartment, selling hand-made naughty knickers to every senior citizen in the five borough area!
Directed by Gayla Kirmer
Music and Lyrics by Mark Hollman
Book and Lyrics by Greg Kotis
Sponsored by Brenda Hemken Lumpkins Memorial, Benton Accounting, Coast Health Services, and Medical Center Pharmacy
April 7-9*; 21-23*; 28-29, 2017
In a Gotham-like city, a terrible water shortage, caused by a 20- year drought, has led to a government-enforced ban on private toilets. The citizens must use public amenities, regulated by a single malevolent company that profits by charging admission for the most basic of needs. Until a hero plans a revolution.
Directed by Jennifer Vierthaler