Van Wert Civic Theatre

Youth present LION KING JR

Van Wert Civic Theatre Youth Theatre presents the family-friendly musical Disney’s The Lion King Jr at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center of Northwest Ohio on Saturday, January 22 at 7:30 PM and Sunday, January 23 at 2 PM.  GET TICKETS Director Doug Grooms has assembled a cast of almost 50 youth from the local area… Continue reading Youth present LION KING JR


AUDITIONS tonight for Fools

Tonight- Dec 13- is your last chance to audition for Neil Simon's Fools. This fairy tale comedy needs 3 women and 7 men. See you at the theatre at 7 p.m. tonight. Director Perry Luhn needs 3 females and 7 males. Young folks are especially encouraged to audition tonight. The story goes something like this....Leon… Continue reading AUDITIONS tonight for Fools


Auditions set for next musical

Van Wert Civic Theatre will hold auditions for their upcoming musical comedy, The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical.  This show is the companion to the original Great American Trailer Park Musical that VWCT produced in 2018.   It’s holiday time down in Armadillo Acres (North Florida’s premier mobile-living community), and everyone’s filled with warmth… Continue reading Auditions set for next musical

Ticket Info, Van Wert Civic Theatre

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Auditions, Van Wert Civic Theatre

Auditions set for first musical

In an exciting collaboration, VWCT and Amil Tellers - Encore Theatre are leveraging their resources to bring Motherhood, the Musical to both our theatre locations. This musical requires a cast of 4 women. This show shares the humorous and loving journey of Amy, a soon-to-be first-time mom; Barb, an overworked, underpaid, stressed-out mother of five;… Continue reading Auditions set for first musical

Auditions, Youth Theatre

Auditions set for second summer youth production

Director Monica Campbell will be holding auditions for the youth theatre production of Twelve Angry Pigs on on June 20 and 21 at 6:30 p.m. at the theatre located at 118 South Race Street in Van Wert.  Performances for this show will be July 30 and 31 at 7:30 p.m. and August 1 at 2… Continue reading Auditions set for second summer youth production

Van Wert Civic Theatre

Cast announced for Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr.

CONGRATULATIONS to our cast of Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr. These youth are propelling LIVE THEATRE forward. Many thanks to the directing team for rocketing forward into this production--Amy Boley, Hattie Bouillon, Emily Gehle, and Alyssa Taylor. Kortnie Gallaway  Grant Bonifas  Abbie Mengerink Mara Ryan Perri Webb Ella Lamb Hannah Lamb Evvy Lamb Mason Reed Hannah… Continue reading Cast announced for Schoolhouse Rock Live Jr.