Since the summer of 2017 when the Colonial Beach Playhouse got underway, they have been delighting theater-goers with their acting and production talents.
Playing August 2 - 25, 2019:
CHARLOTTE'S WEB adapted by Joseph Robinette, based on the book by E. B. White
Youth oriented, light-hearted drama.
The classic childhood story of Wilbur, the irresistible young pig, and how he is saved by Charlotte the spider. A beautiful play about friendship, for the whole family.
Playing October 4 - 27, 2019:
NUNSENSE by Dan Goggin
Musical Comedy. The Little Sisters of Hoboken stage a fundraiser to raise money to bury sisters accidentally poisoned by the convent cook, Sister Julia (Child of God).
Playing December 6 - 22, 2019:
A NICE FAMILY CHRISTMAS by Phil Olson
On Christmas Eve, a young reporter is assigned to do a story on a typical family Christmas – his own family’s Christmas. When they learn that he’s writing an article about them, the fruitcake hits the fan.
The group is a Community Theatre managed by the Colonial Beach Performing Arts Association. They are an all-volunteer nonprofit corporation in Virginia. Their inaugural event was a "CB's Got Talent" show in August of 2017 which was well-attended and a big success. The CBPAA has a goal of staging numerous different types of performance events such as recitals, magic shows, comedy shows and the like.
(cancelled) June 7 - 20, 2019:
THE FOREIGNER by Larry Shue
A Georgia fishing lodge is the scene for hilarity when a regular customer brings along a pathologically shy friend and tells everyone that his friend speaks no English. As a result, the friend overhears things he shouldn't and foils a wayward minister's sinister plans.
This much-loved American holiday classic appears as a live radio broadcast from the 1940s.
Nick Zsobota, Mary Larson, Sher Lee and Danny McNamara portray some of the characters in this production which tells the story of the idealistic George Bailey one Christmas Eve.
Friday, Nov. 30 at 8pm
Saturday, Dec. 1 at 8pm
Friday, Dec. 7 at 8pm
Saturday, Dec. 8 at 8pm
Sunday, Dec. 9 at 3pm
Friday, Dec. 14 at 8pm
Saturday, Dec. 15 at 8pm
Sunday, Dec. 16 at 3pm
The Dixie Swim Club was the first production put on by this theatre group. It ran in September of 2018 and starred Sher Lee, Kathi Mears, Lindy Sharp, Mary Ann Tsompanas and Heather Trivett. Most, if not all the performances were completely sold out and garnered rave reviews from the attendees. Bob Christiansen directed and Yvette Roiz served as Stage Manager. Performances were held at the Community Center.
Be sure to grab some show tickets (they sell like hotcakes!) and catch one of their fun performances.
Colonial Beach Playhouse Box Office (804) 214-0517