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Auditions set for The Sunshine Boys

Please consider auditioning for this great Neil Simon show The Sunshine Boys. Director Doug Grooms will be looking for a cast of 5 men and 2 women.  Auditions will be held Sunday, January 20 and Monday, January 21 at 7 p.m.  Contact Doug to review a script.   Al and Willie as "Lewis and Clark" were… Continue reading Auditions set for The Sunshine Boys

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Box office open for Cahoots

You do not want to miss this show.  Cahoots is a brilliantly written thriller farce that will keep audiences wondering what happens next while wondering what this play is really supposed to be.  Is it funny? Tragic? Do I love these characters? Are they evil or just being real?   Jon Hodges has assembled a stellar… Continue reading Box office open for Cahoots

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#GivingTuesday — Give today and double your donation

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving that harnesses the collective power of individuals, communities, and organizations to encourage philanthropy and to celebrate generosity worldwide.  And today is the day.  Van Wert Civic Theatre invites you to contribute to the Van Wert Civic Theatre Endowment Fund which is  a Van Wert County Foundation charitable endowment fund. … Continue reading #GivingTuesday — Give today and double your donation

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Box Office open for holiday play

The holiday comedy Dashing Through the Snow opens November 29 for an eight-performance run.  This show is fast-paced, silly, and touching in spots. Come join us as the cast (listed below), directed by Steve Lane, brings this show to life.   Trina Walcott…..Amy McConn Mr Boykin…..Burdette Bolenbaugh Lou Ida…..Lisa Eichler Binky…..Travis Nihiser Cuddles…..Amber Evans Hoyt… Continue reading Box Office open for holiday play

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Auditions set for thriller farce

Thriller farce is the best description we have for this unique play.  Jonathon Hodges will be holding auditions for Cahoots on Sunday, November 25 and Monday, November 26 at 7 p.m. at the theatre on South Race Street.  (Note: Sunday's audition will be on the stage. Monday's audition will be in the lower lobby.) This… Continue reading Auditions set for thriller farce

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Auditions for ‘Dashing Through the Snow’ set for Oct 7 and 8

It's four days before Christmas in the tiny town of Tinsel, Texas, and a colorful parade of guests arrive at the Snowflake Inn to cause holiday comedy. A niece and nephew try to end a 30 year feud; actors from a touring production of A Christmas Carol arrive to fulfill a promise; Mrs. Claus and… Continue reading Auditions for ‘Dashing Through the Snow’ set for Oct 7 and 8

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Box Office opens Sept 17 for Nunsense

Get ready to welcome back the Little Sisters of Hoboken.   VWCT was one of the few theatres in Ohio that was able to secure the rights to perform Nunsense in 1990, and that production began a tradition of producing other shows in the Nunsense catalog.  VWCT has produced all seven of the Nunsense shows in the… Continue reading Box Office opens Sept 17 for Nunsense

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Season Subscriptions on sale now

The 2018- 2019 season marks 60 years of DAZZLING LIVE THEATRE in your neighborhood.  VWCT began producing community theatre gems in 1958. Please join us for our year-long celebration.   Visit our Current Season page for all the details about the upcoming shows and audition dates.  Buying a season subscription has its benefits. Savings on per… Continue reading Season Subscriptions on sale now

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Congratulations to our award winners

Van Wert Civic Theatre officially wrapped up the 2017-18 season with our Annual Banquet and Awards.  Updates on the various theatre projects were given including an invitation to attend the youth production of Madagascar, Jr on June 21, 22, 23, and 24 and to audition for The True Story of Hey Diddle Diddle on June 24… Continue reading Congratulations to our award winners

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Summer Youth Theatre 2018

VWCT will offer two opportunities for the youth to get on stage and have fun.  The first one will be a musical auditioning May 21 and 22 at 6:30 p.m.  Come ready to move and sing a short song (1 minute).  Even singing "Happy Birthday" will work.   Amy Boley will direct the high energy Madagascar,… Continue reading Summer Youth Theatre 2018