SHOWS

 

Singin' in the Rain JR.

June 21 - 23, 2019

June 28 - 30, 2019

Pulaski Elks Lodge​

Book by Betty Comden and Adolph Green

Songs by Nacio Herb Brown and Arthur Freed

Based on the classic Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film by special arrangement with Warner Bros. Theatre Ventures, Inc.

Singin' in the Rain JR. 

Is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). 
All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. 

www.MTIShows.com

It’s the perfect storm as Adaire Theatre opens its 2019 season with the award-winning stage adaptation of one of the greatest musical comedies of all time—Singin’ in the Rain. Set in the waning days of the silent film era, screen star Don Lockwood realizes the future of the film industry lies in talkies, only to find that his leading lady has a speaking voice better suited for silence. The stage version includes all the classic song and dance numbers from the film, complete with an onstage rainstorm! So bring an umbrella, Adaire Theatre will have audiences laughing at clouds, ready for love and leaving the theatre with a smile on their face and song in their heart.

 

July 27, 2019

Pulaski Elks Lodge​

Book by Timothy Allen McDonald

Music and Lyrics by Benj Pasek, Justin Paul

Based on the book, "James and the Giant Peach" by Roald Dahl.

Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach JR.

Is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). 

All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. 

www.MTIShows.com

Roald Dahl’s fantastical tale of a boy, his insect friends and their amazing journey across the ocean on a giant piece of fruit. When James is sent by his conniving aunts to chop down their old fruit tree, he discovers a magic potion that results in a tremendous peach - and launches a journey of enormous proportions. Suddenly, James finds himself in the center of the gigantic peach among human-sized insects with equally oversized personalities, but after it falls from the tree and rolls into the ocean, the group faces hunger, sharks and plenty of disagreements. Thanks to James’ quick wit and creative thinking, the residents learn to live and work together as a family. The dangerous voyage is a success, but the adventure takes a whole new twist once they land on the Empire State Building. Great for all ages, critics rave James and the Giant Peach is a “master-peach”!

Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach JR.

 
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Legally Blonde

August 16 - 18, 2019

August 23 - 25, 2019

Pulaski Elks Lodge​

Book by Heather Hach

Music and Lyrics by Laurence O'Keefe, Neil Benjamin

Based on the novel by Amanda Brown and the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture.

Legally Blonde 

Is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). 
All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. 

www.MTIShows.com

Based on the hit movie which shares the same name, Legally Blonde is a fun, exhilarating musical that has one valuable message: be true to yourself. Elle Woods appears to have it all but her life is turned upside down when her boyfriend Warner dumps her so he can attend Harvard School Law. Determined to get him back, Elle charms her way into the prestigious law school. While there, she struggles with peers, professors and her ex. With the support of some new friends, Elle quickly realizes her potential and sets out to prove herself to the world. Get your pink on stat and join Adaire Theatre for this feel-good musical comedy that is so much fun it shouldn't be legal!

 

Sinatra: Fly Me to the Moon

September 13 - 15, 2019

September 20 - 22, 2019

Pulaski Elks Lodge​

A legend remembered. An icon who forever epitomizes the American dream, Frank Sinatra continues to have an immeasurable influence on popular culture: music, film, art, theatre, fashion and beyond. Sinatra was a true one-of-a-kind personality whose incredible achievements continue to inspire greatness in others. This show is reminiscent of the those days in Las Vegas when Big Bands were prominent on the music scene. The best hits of Sinatra are all in there. Sinatra: Fly Me to the Moon takes you back to a wonderful era of music and laughter reflecting the many moods and memories of one of the most influential artists of the twentieth century.

 

Little Shop of Horrors

October 25 - 27, 2019

November 1 - 3, 2019

Pulaski Elks Lodge​

Book by Howard Ashman

Music by Alan Menken

Lyrics by Howard Ashman

Based on the film by Roger Corman, screenplay by Charles Griffith

Little Shop of Horrors 

Is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). 
All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. 

www.MTIShows.com

Come enjoy an evening of macabre laughs set against Doo-Wop songs as the world crashes down around us in Little Shop of Horrors. The plot follows nerdy floral shop worker Seymour, who would do or give anything to gain the love of his co-worker Audrey.  The depth of his desire is tested when a strange and menacing addition to his floral shop brings him sudden and unexpected popularity. Now enjoying everything he ever desire— fame, money and the affection of his beloved Audrey— Seymour must decide if he can sacrifice it all in order to save the world from this alien plant and its sinister spores. With the world seemingly spinning out of control with various wars, natural disasters, budget crises, economic strife, and political upheaval, what better time to see an end of the world satire complete with a Motown style score and a giant carnivorous plant from outer space?

 
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Quiet Courage 

The Pursuit of Equal Education

November 8 - 9, 2019

Jubilee Christian Center​

Quiet Courage: The Pursuit of Equal Education

Is partially supported by funding from the Virginia Commission for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.

In the early 1900s, segregation and discrimination were an ongoing battle for the black community around the country. Hidden amongst the facade of “separate but equal” injustices against blacks perpetrated America. But unforeseen, a hero was birthed in the small town of Pulaski, Virginia who would make his life’s work a fight against racial discrimination. Quiet Courage is the story of Chauncey Harmon, Sr. and his fight for the equalization of salaries and facilities for African Americans. It is the story of one man’s journey and the path he helped lay for equal rights in the community in which he was raised and later served.

 
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Home for the Holidays

December 19 - 22, 2019

Pulaski Elks Lodge​

Returning again this holiday season is a new Christmas favorite, Home for the Holidays! This fast-paced laugh out loud musical revue is sure to get you in the Christmas spirit. Snuggle up with us this Christmas and start a new holiday tradition! There's fun for the whole family featuring your favorite Christmas songs, heaps of comedy and thrilling dance numbers. This show is sure to melt your heart and remind you of the true meaning of Christmas.

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Adaire Theatre is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization.

Our Federal Tax ID is: 81-1119522

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