Community Players Theatre

Past Shows

*Denotes musical
1923 - 1929

1923-1924

Overtones
Glory of the Morning and The Man Who Married A Dumb Wife
Trifles and The Trysting Place
Night Brings A Counselor, Columbine, and The Silent System
Beyond The Horizon
The Slave With Two Faces and The Sculptor of Melos

1924-1925

A Little Journey
Captain Applejack
Five One Act Plays: Mirage, Oft In The Stilly Night, The House Fairy, Hearts To Mend, and Ashes Of Roses
The Whole Town's Talking

1925-1926

The Dover Road
The Irresistible Marmaduke
The Show-Off
Three One Acts: Judge Lynch, The Minue, Cavalleria Rusticana

1926-1927

Candida
As Others See Us and Leprechan Moonlight
The Second Mrs. Tanqueray

1927-1928

The Patsy
The Swan
A Doll's House
The Butter And Egg Man

1928-1929

Tommy
Sun-Up
The Haunted House
The Queen's Husband

1930 - 1949

1929-1930

The Youngest
The Enemy
Lady Windermere's Fan
Saturday's Children
The Romancers

1930-1931

Ned McCobb's Daughter
The Cradle Song
He Who Gets Slapped
Let Us Be Gay

1931-1932

The Royal Family
Coquette
Cappy Ricks
Anna Christie

1932-1933

The Trial Of Mary Dugan
Fashion
The Importance Of Being Earnest
If

1933-1934

Grumpy
When Ladies Meet
Lombardi Ltd.
Another Language

1934-1935

Three Wise Fools
Michael and Mary
Big Hearted Herbert
Whistling In The Dark
Holiday

1935-1936

Up Pops The Devil
Brief Candle
Her Master's Voice
Ceiling Zero
Three Cornered Moon

1936-1937

Pomeroy's Past
The Bishop Misbehaves
Passing Of The Third Floor Back
The Church Mouse
Fresh Fields

1937-1938

One Sunday Afternoon
The Night Of January 16
Peg Of My Heart
The Enchanted April
First Lady

1938-1939

Room Service
The Servant In The House
Stage Door
I Want A Policeman

1940 - 1949

1939-1940

Susan And God
Our Town
Calling All Cars
What A Life

1940-1941

Margin For Error
Ah, Wilderness
Ladies Of The Jury
Kiss The Boys Goodbye

1941-1942

George Washington Slept Here
The Man Who Came To Dinner
The Male Animal
Lightnin

1942-1943

The Old Lady Shows Her Medals
Bedroom Suite
Why The Chimes Rang
Arsenic And Old Lace
For Her Che-ilds Sake Or Her First False Step
Tovarich

1943-1944

Pygmalion
The Little Foxes
My Sister Eileen
Mr. and Mrs. North

1944-1945

Claudia
Old Acquaintance
Personal Appearance
The Bat

1945-1946

Blithe Spirit
Janie
Guest In The House
Theatre

1946-1947

Chicken Every Sunday
Junior Miss
Craig's Wife
Ten Little Indians

1947-1948

Dear Ruth
The Enchanted Cottage
Night Must Fall
Fatal Weakness

1948-1949

State Of The Union
Life With Father
Another Part Of The Forest
John Loves Mary

1950 - 1959

1949-1950

Command Decision
Time For Elizabeth
The Glass Menagerie
Two Blind Mice

1950-1951

Good News
Kind Lady
Life With Mother
Light Up The Sky

1951-1952

Goodbye My Fancy
Father Of The Bride
Over Twenty-One
Harvey

1952-1953

Glamour Preferred
Jenny Kissed Me
The Two Mrs. Carrolls
The Big Doorstep

1953-1954

Skylark
Bell, Book And Candle
Through The Night
The Curious Savage

1954-1955

January Thaw
The Happiest Years
The Willow And I
Mr. Barry's Etchings

1955-1956

Sabrina Fair
My Three Angels
Dial "M" For Murder
Lo And Behold

1956-1957

The Solid Gold Cadillac
King Of Hearts
Anastasia
Tonight At 8:30* - Hands Across The Sea
Family Album
Red Peppers

1957-1958

Bus Stop
Witness For The Prosecution
The Rainmaker
The Great Sebastians

1958-1959

The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker
The Ponder Heart

1960 - 1969

1959-1960

Her Fatal Beauty; or A Ship-Girl’s Honor

1960-1961

The Desk Set
The Gazebo
Showboat*

1961-1962

Death Of A Salesman

1962-1963

Auntie Mame
Critic's Choice
The Desperate Hours
Summer and Smoke

1963-1964

Mister Roberts
A Far Country
Susan And God
Send Me No Flowers
On Borrowed Time

1964-1965

Guys And Dolls*
A Hatful Of Rain
Gigi
Born Yesterday

1965-1966

South Pacific*
The Marriage-Go-Round
Cat On A Hot Tin Roof
Mary, Mary

1966-1967

The Sound Of Music*
Biography
A Man For All Seasons
Ramshackle Inn

1967-1968

Damn Yankees*
Catch Me If You Can
The Crucible
Never Too Late

1968-1969

The Odd Couple
How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying*
A Delicate Balance
Two for the Seasaw

1970 - 1979

1969-1970

Plain and Fancy*
You Know I Can't Hear You When The Water's Running
Hedda Gabler
Barefoot In The Park
Spoon River Anthology

1970-1971

Any Wednesday
Stop The World I Want To Get Off!*
A Thousand Clowns
A Streetcar Named Desire

1971-1972

Hello Dolly*
Wait Until Dark
A Very Rich Woman
Come Blow Your Horn

1972-1973

Kiss Me Kate*
The Star Spangled Girl
Absence Of A Cello
What Did We Do Wrong?

1973-1974

Promises, Promises*
A Shot In The Dark
Here Lies Jeremy Troy
See How They Run

1974-1975

Butterflies are Free
Cactus Flower
Camelot*
The Mousetrap

1975-1976

Finishing Touches
Generation
1776*
Subject to Change

1976-1977

I Do, I Do*
6 Rms Riv Vu
Oklahoma!*
Forty Carats

1977-1978

How the Other Half Loves
Fiddler On The Roof*
Angel Street
The Secret Affairs Of Mildred Wild

1978-1979

Plaza Suite
My Fair Lady*
My Three Angels
The Last Of Mrs. Lincoln
Godspell*

1980 - 1989

1979-1980

You Can't Take It With You
Shenandoah*
The Rainmaker
Inherit The Wind
The Music Man*

1980-1981

Second Time Around
West Side Story*
All My Sons
Applause*
Gramercy Ghost

1981-1982

Chapter Two
Carousel*
Flowers for Algernon
A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum*
Heaven Can Wait

1982-1983

Mame*
Deathtrap
Company*
Girl Crazy*

1983-1984

Cole*
The Desk Set
Private Lives
They're Playing Our Song*
Androcles and the Lion
On Golden Pond

1984-1985

Life With Father
Brigadoon*
Holiday on Broadway
The Miracle Worker
Puss In Boots
The Fantasticks*

1985-1986

Arsenic And Old Lace
The Sound Of Music*
A Little Christmas
Same Time Next Year
The Point
Once Upon A Mattress*

1986-1987

Charley's Aunt
Annie Get Your Gun*
Holiday Fables/The Night Before Christmas
Bus Stop
Charlotte's Web
Man Of LaMancha*

1987-1988

Hello Dolly*
Dandelion Wine
Barefoot In The Park
Holiday On Robinhood Lane - The Mission
See How They Run
The Red Shoes
Anything Goes*

1988-1989

Cabaret*
A Thousand Clowns
Holiday On Robinhood Lane - Santa and the Snowmobile/Country Christmas
Close Ties
Winnie The Pooh
The Mystery Of Edwin Drood*

1990 - 1999

1989-1990

Oklahoma!*
Blithe Spirit
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
On The Twentieth Century*
Charlie And The Chocolate Factory
Harvey

1990-1991

The King And I*
Agnes Of God
The Odd Couple
Scrooge!*
Grease*
The Emperor's Nightengale
The Lion In Winter
Sweatshop Hamlet

1991-1992

Annie*
Driving Miss Daisy
Born Yesterday
The Gift Of The Magi
The Royal Family
Higgelty, Piggelty, Pop or There Must Be More To Life
Into The Woods*

1992-1993

Peter Pan*
The Music Man*
Noises Off
Cinderella*
Lend Me A Tenor
Ten Little Indians
Fiddler On The Roof*

1993-1994

Spoon River Anthology
Guys And Dolls*
Exit the Body
The Member Of The Wedding
West Side Story*
Charlotte's Web

1994-1995

Lysistrata
Oliver*
Boy Meets Girl
James And The Giant Peach
Steel Magnolias
Funny Girl*

1995-1996

Alice In Wonderland
Little Shop Of Horrors*
The Diary Of Anne Frank
Bleacher Bums
Winnie The Pooh
Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor     Dreamcoat*

1996-1997

The Wizard Of Oz
A Little Night Music*
I Hate Hamlet
A Chorus Line*
Wait Until Dark
Kiss Me Kate*

1997-1998

Broadway Our Way - Revue*
My Fair Lady*
The Man Who Came To Dinner
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
Nunsense*
The Heiress
1776

1998-1999

Peter Pan
Lilies Of The Field
1940's Radio Hour
The Secret Garden*
Moving to Gershwin
Beau Jest
How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying*

2000 - 2009

1999-2000

Damn Yankees*
You're A Good Man Charlie Brown*
The Women
A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum*
The Compleat Works Of Wllm Shkspr-Abridged
M*A*S*H
Jesus Christ Superstar*

2000-2001

Children of Eden*
South Pacific*
Sabrina Fair
Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat*
Seven Brides For Seven Brothers*
The Miracle Worker
Grease*

2001-2002

Cinderella*
Man Of LaMancha*
The Odd Couple (female version)
Pump Boys & Dinettes*
A Few Good Men
Singin' in the Rain*

2002-2003

Story Theatre
Showboat*
See How They Run
The Pantagraph Holiday Spectacular*
Barnum*
Brighton Beach Memoirs
42nd Street*

2003-2004

Honk! — The Musical*
Moon Over Buffalo
Gypsy*
Nuncrackers*
Stalag 17
Meet Me In St. Louis*

2004-2005

Charlotte's Web
The Music Man*
Camelot*
Charley's Aunt
Scrooge
Cat On A Hot Tin Roof
The Curious Savage
Chicago*

2005-2006

The Wizard Of OZ*
Cheaper By The Dozen
Sweeney Todd*
Deadwood Dick
The Desperate Hours
Oklahoma!*

2006-2007

Beauty And The Beast*
Over The River And Through The Woods
Sugar*
Noises Off!
Inherit The Wind
Big River*

2007-2008

Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat*
Mister Roberts
Don Juan In Hell
Fiddler On The Roof*
The Mousetrap
Crazy For You*
Father Of The Bride

2008-2009

High School Musical*
Steel Magnolias
Guys And Dolls*
The Woman In Black
Harvey
Squabbles
Urinetown - The Musical*

2010 -

2009-2010

Les Miserables - School Edition*
Lost In Yonkers
The Pajama Game*
Oleanna
Dearly Departed
Play It Again, Sam
Side By Side By Sondheim*
The Producers*

2010-2011

Fantastic Mr. Fox
Smokey Joe's Cafe*
Dracula
Art
John Loves Mary
The Solid Gold Cadillac
Titanic*

2011-2012

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
And Then There Were None
Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?*
Murder at the Howard Johnson's
Hauptmann
You Know I Can't Hear You When the Water's Running
Blithe Spirit
Hairspray*

2012-2013

You Can't Take it With You
Leaving Iowa
White Christmas*
Lend Me A Tenor
To Kill a Mockingbird
Overtones
Broadway in Bloomington*
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee*
90th Season Gala and Events

2013-2014 (current season)

Aida*
Arsenic and Old Lace
Spamalot*
It's a Wonderful Life (A Live Radio Play)
The Diary of Anne Frank
9 to 5 The Musical*
The Odd Couple


 
*Denotes musical
If you have questions, comments, or information about past Community Players' shows, please contact our historian, Bruce Parrish, at parrishb52@gmail.com.
 
 
Copyright 2014.  All Rights Reserved.  Community Players (an Illinois not-for-profit corporation)