Awards given at Annual Banquet

Van Wert Civic Theatre held its Annual Banquet and Awards ceremony on September 17 to honor shows produced over the last year.  The gathering started with a meal and concluded with awards.   The Board of Trustees presented 4 proclamations. The directors, cast, and crews of Last Tango in Little Grimley (produced May 2021), Schoolhouse Rock… Continue reading Awards given at Annual Banquet

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Box Office Now open

Tickets are now on sale for ALL season shows. All tickets are $16 (not including Annie Jr). New this year is a senior discount for reservations made prior to show night. Senior discount ickets will be $14.  In addition, advanced reservations with 10 or more are eligible for a 10% discount.  NO DISCOUNTS ARE AVAILABLE… Continue reading Box Office Now open


Auditions Aug 7 and 8 for first musical

VWCT is gearing up for our 2022-2023 season with the first show. Rated P for Parenthood is a musical about all things parenting from conception to college but at a much lower price. Auditions for the musical Rated P for Parenthood will be held on Sunday, August 7 and Monday, August 8 at 7 p.m.… Continue reading Auditions Aug 7 and 8 for first musical

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Youth theatre tickets on sale

Van Wert Civic Theatre YOUTH THEATRE proudly presents Hey Diddle Diddle: The Adventures of the Dish and the Spoon. THE BOX OFFICE IS NOW OPEN. All tickets are $10. A cat plays the fiddle; the cow jumps over the moon while the little dog laughs; and the dish runs away with the spoon…but then what?… Continue reading Youth theatre tickets on sale

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Neil Simon’s ‘Fools’ Opens Feb 10

Neil Simon’s silly play Fools opens February 10 for an seven-show run. This show will brighten your winter and make you laugh. The Box Office opens to the public on Thursday, Feb 3. Director Perry Luhn has brought together a brilliant cast to play the townsfolk of fictional village Kulyenchikov in Ukraine. It is the… Continue reading Neil Simon’s ‘Fools’ Opens Feb 10

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Box Office now open for GATPCM

Van Wert Civic Theatre presents the musical comedy, The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical, on December 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, and 11 at 8 p.m. and Dec 5 and 12 at 2 p.m.  With book by Betsy Kelso and music and lyrics by David Nehls, this show is a companion to the original… Continue reading Box Office now open for GATPCM

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Auditions for Lion King set for Nov 29 and 30

Director Doug Grooms will be holding auditions for Disney’s Lion King Jr by appointment on Monday, November 29 and Tuesday, November 30 from 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. at Van Wert Civic Theatre located at 118 S Race Street in Van Wert, OH.  Youth interested in auditioning must complete an online form and select an audition… Continue reading Auditions for Lion King set for Nov 29 and 30

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Motherhood, the Musical opens Sept 23

Motherhood, the Musical opens at Van Wert Civic Theatre on September 23 for a two-week run. VWCT is back with Live Theatre Better Than Ever.   This funny show with book, music, and lyrics by Sue Fabisch and arrangements by Johnny Rodgers, takes a walk through all things motherhood - the good, the bad, the… Continue reading Motherhood, the Musical opens Sept 23

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Memberships and Flex Passes on sale NOW

VWCT is planning a full season this year with four regular season shows and one youth production. We are once again offering opportunities for reduced ticket prices through Flex Passes and patron membership options that allow you to show your support while receiving perks. ALL THESE AMAZING OPTIONS ARE ON SALE NOW! OUR MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS… Continue reading Memberships and Flex Passes on sale NOW