Ongoing stage shows

May 17, 2007

Murder mystery with a soundtrack

FREDERICK, Md. - The audience will have a chance to get into the action and become detectives in "The Case of the Oldest Living Showgirl," a dinner theater murder mystery. Performances are Friday and Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoon. Concludes Sunday, May 20. Way Off Broadway, 5 Willowdale Drive. $40, Fridays and Saturdays, $38 for Sunday and Thursday. Call 301-662-6600 or go to

'Steel Magnolias'

GETTYSBURG, Pa. - Village Dinner Theatre presents the Robert Harling drama "Steel Magnolias." Continues through Saturday, May 26. 6:45 p.m. doors open, dinner served at 7 p.m., show begins at 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Patriot Point Village, 241 Steinwehr Ave. Tickets cost $31.50 or $34.50. Show-only tickets also available. For reservations and information, call 800-570-4590 or go to

'Clue the Musical'

BOILING SPRINGS, Pa. - The internationally popular board game is now a musical comedy which brings the world's best-known suspects to life, and invites the audience to help solve the mystery. Continues through Sunday, June 17. Allenberry Resort Inn & Playhouse, 1559 Boiling Springs Road. For tickets, show times and information, call 717-258-3211, 800-430-5468 or go to



"Footloose" is the story of a big city boy who settles in a small town, falls for a local girl and argues with a conservative local minister over appropriate behavior. Teenage actors from several local schools appear in the Washington County Playhouse production, which continues through Saturday, May 26. The Playhouse is at 44 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. For show times and ticket information, call 301-739-7469.

Once upon a time

Thumbelina - a girl as small as a man's thumb - finds herself on an incredible journey upon which she meets singing and dancing frogs, mice, beetles, birds and moles. 12:30 p.m. Saturdays; and 1:30 p.m. on second and fourth Sundays; also selected weekdays. Continues through Sunday, Aug. 12. Way Off Broadway Children's Theatre, 5 Willowdale Drive, Frederick, Md. $11. Call 301-662-6600 or go to

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