Wednesday, March 12, 2008

Civic's '08-'09 season

belatedly — this was announced long ago ... sorry

Spokane Civic Theatre's 2008-09 season
on the Main Stage:

Sept. 26-Oct. 26, 2008
music by Richard Rodgers
book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
directed by Kathie Doyle-Lipe

*A Christmas Carol, the Musical*
Nov. 21-Dec. 20, 2008
book by Lynn Ahrens and Mike Ockrent
lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
music by Alan Menken
based on the Charles Dickens novella
dir. Troy Nickerson

*One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest*
Jan. 9-25, 2009
by Dale Wassserman
based on the Ken Kesey novel
dir. Yvonne Johnson

*No, No, Nanette*
Feb. 20-March 15, 2009
book by Otto Harbach and Frank Mandel
music by Vincent Youmans
lyrics by Irving Caesar and Otto Harbach
adapted by Burt Shevelove
dir. Jean Hardie

*Shakespeare in Hollywood*
April 3-19, 2009
by Ken Ludwig
dir. Wes Deitrick

*A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum*
May 15-June 14, 2009
music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
book and by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart
dir. Diana Trotter

in the Firth J. Chew Studio Theatre:
an evening of two one-acts: Oct. 31-Nov. 23, 2008
by Ellen Byron
dir. George Green
"Never Swim Alone"
by Daniel MacIver
dir. Doug Dawson

*The Affections of May*
by Norm Foster
Jan. 30-Feb. 22, 2009
director TBA

March 20-April 19, 2009
music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
dir. Troy Nickerson

*The Women of Lockerbie*
by Deborah Brevoort
May 8-31, 2009
director TBA

26th annual Playwrights Forum Festival
June 11-20, 2009


  1. Will Patty Duke play Aunt Eller (like she did on Broadway) in OKLAHOMA?

  2. Why is there an obsession with Patty Duke?

    I've never seen people obsess this much over a marginal talent since the week of the last American Idol finals

    Jeepers people!