The Theatre Project releases 2014-15 season schedule
Some of the most popular shows in Broadway history are coming to Grand Junction thanks to the efforts of community actors with The Theatre Project.
The Theatre Project through Creative Avenues has released its 2014-15 theater season and has started selling season tickets at $56 for adults and $36 for students and seniors.
The price includes four musical productions, free popcorn, no waiting in lines and exclusive pre-sale reservations and discounts on any added performances. (One already has been added.)
Season tickets can be purchased at theaterprojectgj.com/Home_Page.html or by downloading the form and mailing it to Creative Avenues at 835 N. 26th St., Grand Junction, CO 81501.
The regular season lineup starts with beloved musical “Grease,” set in 1950s Rydell High with famous songs, “Summer Nights” and “Greased Lightning.” Show dates are September 12-13 and September 19-20.
The next show is the family-friendly production of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein’s “Cinderella” on November 21-22. The first collaboration between famed duo Rodgers and Hammerstein was “Oklahoma,” and The Theatre Project stages that production January 23-24, 2015.
The regular seasons ends with Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street,” on March 13-14, 2015.
The special show added to the schedule is “Shrek The Musical” on December 19-20. This show isn’t included in the season ticket price, but season-ticket holders will receive a discount on ticket purchases.