2016/2017 Season

 



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MAIN STAGE SERIES




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Urinetown (Mark Hollmann, Greg Koltis)
August 12-28, 2016
Rating PG

A brilliant satire modeled off the plays of Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht, Urinetown is a wickedly funny, fast-paced, and surprisingly intelligent comedic romp. This is truly a musical comedy to relieve yourself.


The Glass Menagerie - Presentation-01-1The Glass Menagerie (Tennessee Williams)
September 30-October 9, 2016
Rating: PG-13

A theatrical piece of distant power with some of Tennessee Williams’ most potent lyricism. This intensely personal and brilliantly tender masterpiece exposes the complexity of our memories, and the ways in which we can never truly escape them.


A Christmas Carol - Presentation-01A Christmas Carol (Adapted for stage by Siobhan Brumbelow)
December 3; and 9-24, 2016
Rating: G

Join the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future as they lead the miserly Ebenezer Scrooge on a journey of transformation and redemption. A must-see Holiday tradition.


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Laughter on the 23rd Floor (Neil Simon)
February 10-19, 2017
Rating: PG-13

Neil Simon’s fun-filled and wacky behind-the-scenes look at the insanity of the writer’s room during the early days of live television. With a plot based on actual people and events, the result is not only stranger, but also funnier than fiction.


Annie Get Your Gun - Presentation-01Annie Get Your Gun (Irving Berling; Dorothy and Herbert Fields)
May 5-21, 2017
Rating: G

The classic musical loosely based on the real-life child-prodigy sharp-shooter, Annie Oakley. This fictionalized version of the life of Annie Oakley and her romance with Frank Butler boasts a score of dozens of classic Irving Berlin gems including, “There’s no business like Show Business,” “Anything You Can Do,” and “They Say It’s Wonderful.”


Honk! - Presentation-01-2Honk! (Anthony Drew, George Stiles)
July 12-26, 2017
Rating: G

Based on Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved story, “The Ugly Duckling” Hone! tells the story of an old looking baby duck, Ugly, and his quest to find his mother. Ugly embarks on a grand musical adventure, in which he meets new friends, encounters new dangers and ultimately finds love and his happily ever after.



VISION SERIES




Art on the Green
August 27,2016
Rating: G

The annual celebration of all that makes Woodstock Vibrant. Artists, musicians, vendors, and the community gathered together to enjoy a day celebrating our community.


 

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Grimm (Colton Combs)
October 20-31, 2016
Rating: PG

A fresh and interactive take on the Brothers Grimm will be presented on the Event Green.


 

whoselinelogo3Whose Line is it, Woodstock?
January 20-27, 2017
Rating: PG

That Whacky iThink Troupe is at it again! Whose Line is it, Woodstock? Is returning to the Elm Street stage to make you laugh until you are blue in the face! This unscripted show is never the same twice as our fearless cast created hilarious scenes based on audience suggestions.


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January 28, 2017
Rating: PG

Comedians compete for the audience’s favor in this comedy competition featuring some of the best talent in our area.



Secret Garden - Logo-01 Secret Garden, Concert Edition (Marsha Norman, Lucy Simon)
March 17-19, 2017
Rating: G

This enchanting classic of children’s literature is reimagined in brilliant musical style by composer Lucy Simon and Marsha Norman, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright of ‘Night Mother’. Presented in Concert style, follow Mary Lennox as she explore’s many wonders of both past and present, dramatizing The Secret Garden’s compelling take of forgiveness and renewal.


New Works Festival - 2015-01News Works Festival
June 7-10, 2017
Rating: PG

Elm Street’s annual showcase for new, original works by local writers and performers. Local students get an opportunity to develop their creative writing and collaboration by rubbing shoulders with professionals.


Elm Street Stars and Stripes
July 4, 2017
Rating: PG

Elm Street stars and guests mount the Outdoor Stage for a 4th of July concert featuring your favorite classic and patriotic hits.



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Fall Collage Recital
November 12, 2016
Rating: G

Participants in Fall Calsses will present their works in a recital format.


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Little Mermaid, Jr. (Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, Glenn Slater, Doug Wright)
November 11-13, 2016
Rating: G

This enchanting under the sea movie is brought to life as we follow Ariel, a little mermaid full of big dreams, as she chases a life in the world above. Adapted from Disney’s 2008 Broadway Production, The Little Mermaid, Jr. features the hit songs, “Part of Your World,” “She’s in Love,” and “Under the Sea” as well as many more that will thrill and delight.

 


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RepTour/Storybook Festival 2017
March 10-12, 2017
Rating: G

Elm Street’s RepTour company brings storybooks to life in this energetic and engaging original work.


Spring Collage Recital
April 23, 2017
Rating: G

Participants in the spring classes at Elm Street present their works in a recital format.


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Zombie Prom
April 20-24, 2017
Rating: PG

Music by Dana P. Rowe
Book and Lyrics by John Dempsey
Based on a story by John Dempsey and Hugh Murphy

Zombie Prom is a musical based on John Dempsey’s fictional story of a teenage boy that is brought back to life by the love of his high-school sweetheart.


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The Frog Prince (Siobhan Brumbelow)
June 14-28, 2017
Rating: G

The Frog Prince is an original work and based on the fairytale by the Brothers Grimm. It’s a delightful tale with a twist, our story is set in the rainforest! With a stubborn village princess and a selfish tree frog who learn that things are not always what they seem and friendship and love may come from unlikely places.