Photo by Joshua Penrod, Pierre, S.D.
Now Showing: "Hello Dolly!"
"Hello Dolly!" has become one of the most enduring musical theatre hits, enjoying three Broadway revivals, several national tours and international success. “Hello, Dolly!” was first produced on Broadway in 1964, winning a record 10 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, a record held for 35 years. The show, which made Carol Channing a star, became one of the most iconic Broadway shows of its era, running for 2,844 performances, and was for a time the longest-running musical in Broadway history. Pierre Players presents "Hello Dolly!" July 29-31 and Aug. 4-7, 2016, with a preview performance on July 26. Learn more.
Help Play a Part in the Arts
Pierre Players Community Theatre has four open seats on its Board of Governors.
Pierre Players is looking for Board members who will be enthusiastic and active in the organization. Those wanting to serve on the Board do not need any theatrical experience. They must be able to help the organization set and achieve its growth and development goals. Pierre Players Board of Governors is a working board and is only as strong as the members who serve on it. Terms are three years, and Board members may serve two consecutive terms. The deadline to apply is Aug. 15, 2016. The four open seats will be voted on at Pierre Players Annual Membership Meeting in September. Learn more.
Upcoming Auditions: "The Lone Star Love Potion"
Mr. Stancliffe, the owner of a vast fortune and a 200,000-acre Texas ranch, has died. His long-time butler, Jarvis, and the maid, Melody, along with Mr. Stancliffe’s niece and only living relative, Patrice, are there for the reading of the will by the family lawyer, Mr. Oakfield. “Gales of laughter approached hurricane force. This play’s a hoot.” – Boca Raton News. Pierre Players will hold auditions for the comedy "The Lone Star Love Potion" by Michael Parker on Monday, Aug. 29, 7 p.m. at the Grand Opera House. There are parts for 3 males and 4 females. Show dates are Oct. 14-16 and Oct. 20-22, 2016, with a preview performance on Oct. 12. For more information contact Director Samuel Smith at 605.870.0188. Learn more.
2016-2017 Season Membership Kickoff
Pierre Players will hold its 2016-2017 season membership kickoff on Thursday, Sept. 1, 4-7 p.m. at the Grand Opera House. Purchase your tickets at a 33 percent discount, learn how to play a role in a production, vote for your favorite show, register for door prizes and free tickets, tour the Grand Opera House and enjoy fabulous home-baked goodies. View the membership kickoff flier. View the 2016-2017 season.
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