Ongoing stage shows

August 02, 2007

'Seussical, the Musical'

FREDERICK, Md. - Fredericktowne Players will present "Seussical, the Musical." There will be cake and a chance to party with the cast to celebrate the 50th anniversary of "Cat in the Hat" at 6:45 p.m. Friday. Showtimes are at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 2 p.m. Sunday. Continues through Sunday, Aug. 5. Frederick Community College's Jack B. Kussmaul Theatre, Opossumtown Pike. Tickets cost $6 to $22. For tickets and information, call 240-315-3855 or go to

'Bye, Bye Birdie'

WINCHESTER, Va. - "Bye, Bye Birdie" is about a hip-thrusting rock 'n' roll superstar, Conrad Birdie, and the complications that arise when his agent stages a publicity stunt on the Ed Sullivan Show, where he's expected to kiss a lucky girl from Sweet Apple, Ohio, before he's drafted into the Army. 8 p.m. today through Saturday, Aug. 4; 2:30 p.m. Saturday; and 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 5. Shenandoah University's Ohrstrom-Bryant Theatre, University Drive. For tickets, call the box office at 540-665-4569.


'The Full Monty'

BOILING SPRINGS, Pa. - Six unemployed steel workers decide to bare it all in order to recapture their families and their pride. Mature material. Continues through Aug. 26. Allenberry Resort Inn & Playhouse, 1559 Boiling Springs Road. For tickets, showtimes and information, call 717-258-3211, 800-430-5468 or go to


In the Way Off Broadway Children's Theatre production of "Thumbelina," a tiny girl finds herself on an incredible journey upon which she meets singing and dancing frogs, mice, beetles, birds and moles. Showtimes are 12:30 p.m. Saturdays; and 1:30 p.m. on the second and fourth Sundays; also selected weekdays. Continues through Sunday, Aug. 12. The theater is at 5 Willowdale Drive, Frederick, Md. Tickets cost $11. Call 301-662-6600 or go to

'Nunsense 2: The Second Coming'

Sister Mary Amnesia and her black-clad thespians are on stage in the Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre production of "Nunsense 2: The Second Coming," the sequel to the comic classic, "Nunsense." When the Little Sisters of Hoboken get word that there is a talent scout in the audience for their thank-you show, everyone wants to get in on the act. Showtimes are Friday and Saturday evenings, select Thursday evenings and the first Sunday of each month through Sunday, Aug. 12. Tickets cost $38 to $40. Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre is at 5 Willowdale Drive, Frederick, Md. Call 301-662-6600 or go to

You're late

The Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy-drama "Driving Miss Daisy" begins in 1948, when Miss Daisy Wertham totals her new Packard. Her son insists on hiring a chauffeur. Miss Daisy resents the new arrangement, and does not like Hoke, the black man who becomes her driver. This story of their 25-year developing friendship continues through Sunday, Aug. 12, at Totem Pole Playhouse, at the junction of U.S. 30 and Pa. 233. Tickets cost $12 to $45, plus service fee. Call 717-352-2164 or 888-805-7056 or go to

Good grief!

The Village Dinner Theatre at Patriot Point Village presents "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown" in its Broadway revival version. The musical feaures favorite scenes from the "Peanuts" comic strip, such as Schroeder and Lucy at the piano, Charlie Brown and Lucy at the psychiatry booth, Linus with his blanket, Snoopy with his supper dish, and the whole gang at the baseball diamond. The show continues through Saturday, Aug. 18, at the dinner theater at 241 Steinwehr Ave., Gettysburg, Pa. Tickets cost $10 to $34.50. For show times, call 717-337-0080 or 800-570-4590 or go to

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