July 31, 2012
Hagerstown Community College's Robinwood Players will perform Neil Simon's “Rumors” from Aug. 3 to 5, at Kepler Theater. Performances will be Aug. 3 and 4 at 8 p.m. and an Aug. 5 matinee at 2:30 p.m. General admission costs $10, but HCC students, staff and faculty can attend free of charge. Advance tickets can be purchased through the HCC bookstore by calling 240- 500- 2271. Tickets also will be available at the door prior to the performance. This show is intended for those ages 18 and older.
February 2, 2011
The Apollo Civic Theatre will host auditions for Neil Simon's comedy, "London Suite" at the theater, 128 E. Martin St., downtown Martinsburg, W.Va. Auditions are 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 5, and Sunday, Feb. 6, and 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. Monday, Feb. 7. Call backs will be 8:15 to 9:15 p.m. Monday, Feb. 7. Roles are available for up to six men ages 30 and older and up to six women ages 25 and older. Several actors need credible British accents. For more information, call 304-263-6766.
November 28, 2009
FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. -- Totem Pole Playhouse 60th anniversary season is now booking groups and new season subscriptions. There will be six shows never before seen on the Totem Pole stage, located at 9555 Golf Course Road. They are "Sisters of Swing -- The Story of the Andrews Sisters," by Beth Gilleland and Bob Beverage, May 29 through June 13, 2010; "45 Seconds from Broadway" by Neil Simon, June 15 through 27; "The Complete History of America (abridged)" by Adam Long, Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor, June 29 through July 11; "The Coward and the Glory" by Keith Bridges, (world premiere)
April 16, 2009
'Exuviae' FREDERICK, Md. - "Exuviae" explores domestic violence through movement and text, celebrating the survivors who struggle to shed layers of fear, humiliation and isolation. Continues through Saturday, April 25. Maryland Ensemble Theatre, 31 W. Patrick St. Tickets cost $15 to $22. For showtimes and tickets, call 301-694-4744 or go to www.marylandensemble.org 'Lost in Yonkers' Washington County Playhouse Dinner Theatre presents "Lost in Yonkers," a comic drama by Neil Simon.
March 12, 2009
"Annie Get Your Gun" Fictionalized musical account of the life of Annie Oakley, a sharpshooter with Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. North Hagerstown High School Choral Department with NHHS Orchestra. North High, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown. 7 p.m. Thursday, March 12, Friday, March 13, Saturday, March 14, Monday, March 16; 2 p.m. Saturday, March 14. $7; $5, students and seniors. "Barefoot in the Park" Neil Simon's award-winning play chronicles a newly married couple and their life in New York City.
February 12, 2008
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. -- Old Opera House Theatre Company is happy to start "Rumors. " Not rumors, as in gossip, but "Rumors," the Neil Simon farce. "Rumors" will open 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, and continues Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Sunday, Feb. 17, at Old Opera House. The play is about four couples who meet for a wedding anniversary celebration only to find the host has been shot. The first guests on the scene try to cover it up, but the heap of lies they create gets harder and harder to keep straight.
February 9, 2008
Trainfest The Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum will host a train show and exhibits regarding railroading and model railroading. Today, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Washington County Agricultural Education Center, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown. $3; free for those younger than 12. Winter festival The Hancock Winter Festival will feature ice blocks for ice-carving competitions and a silent auction of special items and gifts donated by area merchants. A hat contest will be sponsored by the Interfaith Service Coalition.