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On stage February 16-March 10. Music & Lyrics by Cyndi Lauper; Book by Harvey Fierstein; Directed by Jude Hansen; Music Direction by Abby Smith.

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Current Season


16 February - 10 March, 2024
Directors: Director Jude Hansen, Music Director Abby Smith


29 March - 20 April, 2024
Director: Ti Ames

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February 24, 12-4pm


The 2024 WATERWORKS festival is recruitingdirectors, actors, and creative team members.

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Classes & Workshops

Winter education opportunities are here! Check out all of our new offerings including, SHAKESPEARE WINTER STUDIO with David Minton, YOGA & MEDITATION WORKSHOP with Lyra McKee & Steph Finn, TREASURE TRUNK with Christi Mitchell, and THEATER MAKERS LITE with Daniel Kunkel.

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