Opal Virtue

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Opal Virtue (Costume Designer) - If you are a regular at CPT, then you have seen Opal’s name a lot in the programs. Most recently, she played Felicia in I Hate Hamlet, Shaindel in Fiddler on The Roof, and did costumes for Fiddler and Young Frankenstein. Community Players has been a second home and Opal has made many lasting friendships over the years. She is currently serving as the Boards Membership and Events Chairperson and is an Emeritus. She would like to thank her wife Sherry in supporting her crazy passion.

Roles

Newsies (2023)

2022-2023
Costume Designer

Young Frankenstein

2023-2024
Costume Designer

Mary Poppins

2023-2024
Costume Designer

I Hate Hamlet (2024)

2023-2024
Costume Designer
Felicia Dantine
Legacy Award Winner

Fiddler on the Roof (2023)

2023-2024
Costume Designer
Shaindel
Legacy Award Winner

Sweat

2022-2023
Producer
Set Crew

The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon

2020-2021
Costumes/Props

90th Season Gala

2019
Gala Committee
Grand Hall Décor

Charley’s Aunt (1986)

1986-1987
House Manager

Same Time, Next Year

1985-1986
House Manager

Beau Jest

1998-1999
Producer

The Secret Garden

1998-1999
Costume Crew
Millinery
Hair/Make-Up

Lilies of the Field

1998-1999
Sister Gertrud

Peter Pan (1998)

1998-1999
Co-Costumer

1776 (1998)

1997-1998
Properties
Set Decoration

Nunsense

1997-1998
Puppet Consultant

The Man Who Came To Dinner (1997)

1997-1998
Stage Manager
Properties Crew

My Fair Lady (1997)

1997-1998
Higgins’ Staff
Construction/Paint Crew
Costume Design Team

Kiss Me Kate (1997)

1996-1997
Properties

Wait Until Dark (1997)

1996-1997
Producer

I Hate Hamlet

1996-1997
Properties

A Little Night Music

1996-1997
Stage/Prop Crew

The Wizard of Oz (1996)

1996-1997
Producer
Co-Costumer

Little Shop of Horrors (1995)

1995-1996
House Manager

Alice in Wonderland

1995-1996
Properties
Co-Costumer

Funny Girl

1994-1995
Producer

James and the Giant Peach

1994-1995
Costumes

Boy Meets Girl

1994-1995
Costume Design

Charlotte’s Web (1994)

1993-1994
Edith Zuckerman
Set Construction and Paint

West Side Story (1994)

1993-1994
House Manager

The Member of the Wedding

1993-1994
Properties

Guys and Dolls (1993)

1993-1994
Costume Crew

Urinetown, The Musical

2008-2009
Producer

Guys and Dolls (2008)

2008-2009
Ensemble

Father of the Bride (2008)

2007-2008
Costume Design

Fiddler on the Roof (2007)

2007-2008
Shaindel, Motel mother
Costume Design

Big River

2006-2007
Costume Crew

Sugar – The Some Like It Hot Musical

2006-2007
Set and Painting Crew
Costume Crew

Oklahoma! (2006)

2005-2006
Costume Crew

The Desperate Hours (2006)

2005-2006
Properties

Deadwood Dick or A Game of Gold

2005-2006
Molly his wife, more sinned against than sinning
Properties
Costume Design

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof (2005)

2004-2005
Stage Manager
Properties

The Music Man (2004)

2004-2005
Costume Design

Nuncrackers – The Nunsense Christmas Musical

2003-2004
Properties
Costume Design

Gypsy

2003-2004
Properties

Show Boat (2002)

2002-2003
Properties

Pump Boys & Dinettes

2001-2002
Properties

Man of LaMancha (2001)

2001-2002
Costume Design

Grease (2001)

2000-2001
Properties

Seven Brides For Seven Brothers

2000-2001
Costume Team
Dresser

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (2000)

2000-2001
Wardrobe Coordinator
Costume Crew

Sabrina Fair (2000)

2000-2001
Party Guest
Producer
House Manager

Children of Eden

2000-2001
Snake Design & Construction

M*A*S*H

1999-2000
Korean Woman#1
Properties
Costume Crew

The Producers

2009-2010
Ensemble
Costume Design

The 39 Steps

2016-2017
Costume Design

A Streetcar Named Desire (2017)

2016-2017
Costume Design

Avenue Q

2016-2017
Puppet Advisor

Dial M For Murder (2016)

2015-2016
Director

Little Shop of Horrors (2016)

2015-2016
Costume Designer

Seussical

2014-2015
Costume Designer

Laughter on the 23rd Floor

2014-2015
Costume Design

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

2014-2015
Ensemble

The Philadelphia Story

2014-2015
Costume Design

The Odd Couple (2014)

2013-2014
Costume Design

The Diary of Anne Frank (2014)

2013-2014
Director
Set Crew

Spamalot

2013-2014
Costume Design

Broadway to Bloomington

2012-2013
Costume Design

Leaving Iowa

2012-2013
Costume Design

White Christmas

2012-2013
Costume Design

Overtones (2013)

2012-2013
Hetty, her primitive self
Costume Design

To Kill a Mockingbird

2012-2013
Costume Design

Lend Me A Tenor (2013)

2012-2013
Maria
Costume Design

Titanic, The Musical

2010-2011
Costume Design

Solid Gold Cadillac (2011)

2010-2011
Miss Logan
Estelle Evans
Little Old Lady
Costume Designer

John Loves Mary (2011)

2010-2011
Costume Designer
Set Crew

Dracula

2010-2011
Costume Designer

Side by Side by Sondheim

2009-2010
Costume Design

Play It Again, Sam

2009-2010
Costume Design

Lost in Yonkers

2009-2010
Director

Hauptmann

2011-2012
Director
Costume Design

You Can’t Take It With You (2012)

2012-2013
Rheba
Costume Design

August: Osage County

2017-2018
House Manager

Into The Woods (2018)

2017-2018
Costumer

Sister Act

2017-2018
Sister Mary Martin of Tours
Costumer

Peter and the Star Catcher

2018-2019
Costume Design

South Pacific (2000)

2000-2001
House Manager

Little Women

2018-2019
Costume Design

A Few Good Men (2019)

2018-2019
Costume Designer

Big Fish

2019-2020
Costumes

Our Town (2020)

2019-2020
Lady in the Box
Costume Designer

Barefoot in the Park

2019-2020
Director
Costumer

The Addams Family

2018-2019
Costume Designer