On stage

May 01, 2008


Chambersburg Community Theatre presents "Shadowlands," based on the lives of C.S. Lewis and Joy Gresham. Lewis was the author of many books on Christianity, including "The Chronicles of Narnia." 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays, through Sunday, May 18. Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Tickets cost $9 to $15, plus a $2 per ticket handling fee. On opening night, May 8, all tickets cost $9 plus a $2 fee. Purchase tickets at the box office, 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, or call 717-263-0202.

'The Oldest Profession'

GETTYSBURG, Pa. - Gettysburg Stage presents "The Oldest Profession," a comedy with music by Paula Vogel. 8 p.m. on Friday, May 2. Keefauver Center, 157 Lefever St. Tickets cost $12; $10 for seniors and youth. Reservations are recommended. Call 866-859-5192, e-mail, or go to


Washington County Playhouse dinner theater presents "Oklahoma." The Rodgers and Hammerstein musical is set in a western territory just after the turn of the 20th century. 6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 1 p.m. Sunday, May 4. Continues through Saturday, May 10. Washington County Playhouse, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-7469 or go to


'Robin Hood'

North High Drama Club presents "Robin Hood" by David Blamire. 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 8; 7 p.m. on Friday, May 9; 1 and 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 10; and an improvisational performance at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 12. North Hagerstown High School's auditorium, Hagerstown. $7; $5, students. Call Paula Stokes at 301-766-8238 for tickets and information.

'Smoke on the Mountain Homecoming'

BOILING SPRINGS, Pa. - The war is over and America's years of prosperity are beginning. The Rev. Mervin Oglethorpe has been called to preach in Texas and has already bought a 10-gallon hat. This is his last service at Mount Pleasant Baptist before he and his wife ride into the sunset. Tomorrow, the new preacher, Dennis Sanders, takes over. Continues through Sunday, June 1. Allenberry Resort Inn and Playhouse. For information and show times, call 717-258-3211 or go to

'The Sound of Music'

FREDERICK, Md. - Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre presents "The Sound of Music." Friday and Saturday evenings and matinees on the first, third and fifth Sunday of each month. 5 Willowdale Drive. Continues through Sunday, June 29. Tickets cost $40 to $44. Call 301-662-6600 or go to

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