June 2, 3 and 4, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. June 9, 10 and 11, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Book by Terrence McNally Music by Stephen Flaherty Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Called by Time magazine, "A triumph for the stage," this Tony Award-winning musical is a powerful portrait of life in turn-of-the-century America. It tells the extraordinary tale of a white, upper-middle class family, an African American couple, and a Jewish immigrant family escaping to America, as they all confront the timeless contradictions of wealth, poverty, freedom, prejudice, hope and despair in pursuit of the American Dream. With an unforgettable and powerful score, this must-see musical is filled with show-stopping songs such as Journey On, Wheels of a Dream, Back to Before and Our Children.
Footloose the Musical
June 16, 17 and 18, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. June 23, 24 and 25, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Book by Dean Pitchford and Walter Bobbie Music by Tom Snow Lyrics by Dean Pitchford
When Ren and his mother move from Chicago to a small farming town, Ren is prepared for the adjustment to his new high school. What he isn't prepared for are the local laws - including a ban on dancing - which are the brainchild of a local preacher bent on exercising control over the town's youths. When the Reverend's rebellious daughter sets her heart on Ren, her boyfriend tries to sabotage Ren's reputation and many of the locals are eager to believe the worst about the new kid.
Stars n' Stripes
June 30, July 1 and 2, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Original Concept by Louis Palena and Jordan Brennan
It wouldn't be the Fourth of July holiday without this Open Air Theatre favorite! A salute to America's greatest composers, with songs that reflect the American experience. Included are songs from Rodgers and Hart, George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, Rodgers and Hammerstein and more! Come and celebrate the Fourth of July weekend at the Park!
Bonnie & Clyde presented by the DPAC Alumni
July 7, 8 and 9, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. July 14, 15 and 16, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Book by Ivan Menchell Music by Frank Wildhorn Lyrics by Don Black
At the height of the Great Depression, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow went from two small-town nobodies in West Texas to America's most renowned folk heroes and Texas law enforcement's worst nightmares. When Bonnie and Clyde meet, their mutual cravings for excitement and fame immediately set them on a mission to chase their dreams. Their bold and reckless behavior turns the young lovers' thrilling adventure into a downward spiral, putting themselves and their loved ones in trouble with the law. Forced to stay on the run, the lovers resort to robbery and murder to survive. As the infamous duo's fame grows bigger, their inevitable end draws nearer.
July 21, 22 and 23, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. July 28, 29 and 30, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
Book and Lyrics by Gerome Ragni and James Rado Music by Galt MacDermot
A joyous celebration of youth and a poignant journey through a tumultuous 1960s America, following a group of teenagers searching for truth, peace and love in Vietnam War era America. Featuring such chart topping hits such as "Aquarius," "Let the Sun Shine In" and "Good Morning, Starshine".
The Wizard of Oz
August 4, 5 and 6, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. August 11, 12 and 13, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. August 18, 19 and 20, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
By L. Frank Baum, Adapted by Frank Gabrielson, Music and Lyrics of the MGM motion picture score by Harold Arlen and E.Y. Harburg
An Open Air Theatre tradition returns! After Dorothy's house squashes the Wicked Witch of the East, she and her dog Toto and her friends, Scarecrow, Cowardly Lion and Tin Woodsman go on a remarkable journey to see the great Oz, who will only grant them their wishes if they rid the world of the Wicked Witch of the West.