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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

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Box Office opens April 30 for ‘Love, Sex, and the IRS’

The Box Office opens to the public on April 30 to take reservations for  Love, Sex and the I.R.S., a  farce written by William Van Zandt and Jane Milmore.  We promise laughter as every turn. Call 419-238-9689 from 2 - 6 p.m. Monday - Saturday.  If you get the voicemail, leave your name and number… Continue reading Box Office opens April 30 for ‘Love, Sex, and the IRS’

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Volunteer Social Event set for April 20

We need to have fun, connect, and get ready for 60 YEARS OF DAZZLING LIVE THEATRE.  All are welcome to come hang out and learn about volunteer opportunities beginning at 6 p.m. on Friday, April 20 in the lower lobby of the theatre.  Bring a snack to share and your own beverage to this informal party.… Continue reading Volunteer Social Event set for April 20


Auditions: Love, Sex, and the IRS

Director Randy Weiging will be holding auditions for Love, Sex, and the IRS, the final production of the season, on Sunday, March 11 and Monday, March 12 at 7 p.m. at the theatre located at 118 S. Race Street in Van Wert.

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Review: Deathtrap

By P.S. Luhn Last night I got a chance to see a play by an acknowledged master of the thriller. The following plays, by award winning author Ira Levin were all adapted into successful films:  Rosemary's Baby, The Boys from Brazil and The Stepford Wives.  They are all considered "classics". Another in the long list of achievements… Continue reading Review: Deathtrap

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Seeking all volunteers–we are on a mission

As we move into 2018, we are on a mission.  A mission to reach those folks who love VWCT and want to help.  We know we can be doing a better job of connecting people and their skills to all the jobs and projects that need to be done at VWCT.   The Van Wert Civic… Continue reading Seeking all volunteers–we are on a mission