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Friday, June 23rd, 2017 10:00 AM (2 days, Jun 23 to Jun 24)

Mike Mulligan And His Steam Shovel Jun 23

Barter Theatre / Mike Mulligan And His Steam Shovel

A musical based on the book by Virginia Lee Burton/adapted by Eric Lane Barnes Mike Mulligan and his beloved steam shovel, Mary Anne, have been together for many years. But now newer, fancier shovels have taken all the work, leaving Mike and Mary Anne in the dust. Their only hope lies in the little town of Popperville, which needs a basement dug for its new City Hall. The story of hard work, determination and friendship comes to life in this charming musical adaptation, where we learn that the newest, biggest or most expensive isn’t necessarily the best. Cast & Credits... Continue
Running 2 days from June 23rd to June 24th.

Friday, June 23rd, 2017 08:00 PM (30 days, Jun 23 to Aug 13)

Leaving Iowa Jun 23

Barter Theatre / Leaving Iowa

“A comedy about family vacations.” By Tim Clue and Spike Manton The spark behind Leaving Iowa comes from being children of parents from the now dubbed “greatest generation.” The story is a toast to their idealism and character and a little roast of their undying dedication to the classic family road trip. More specifically, it is the story of Don Browning, a middle-aged writer, who returns home and decides to finally take his father’s ashes to his childhood home, as requested. But when Don discovers Grandma’s house is now a grocery store, he begins traveling across Iowa searching for a... Continue
Running 30 days from June 23rd to August 13th.

Friday, June 23rd, 2017 08:00 PM (30 days, Jun 23 to Aug 12)

The Cottage Jun 23

Barter Theatre / The Cottage

*Please Note; This show contains some content that may not be suitable for younger viewers. Patrons are asked to consider potential adult content when purchasing tickets for this production. “It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.” – Noel Coward By Sandy Rustin The true meanings of fate, identity and marriage are called into question as a surprising, hilarious web of secrets unravels in this potentially (not quite) murderous romantic comedy. Director's Notes What if you woke up one day and everyone decided to tell the truth about everything? No more little deceits.... Continue
Running 30 days from June 23rd to August 12th.

Saturday, June 24th, 2017 08:00 PM (30 days, Jun 24 to Aug 12)

Footloose: the Musical Jun 24

Barter Theatre / Footloose: the Musical

Stage Adaptation by Dean Pitchford and Walter Bobbie; Based on the Original Screenplay by Dean Pitchford Music by Tom Snow, Lyrics by Dean Pitchford; Additional Music by Eric Carmen, Sammy Hagar, Kenny Loggins and Jim Steinman One of the most explosive movie musicals to burst onto the stage in recent memory! The soundtrack reached #1 on the Billboard charts with top 40 rock score, it is a story of rebellious teens and the families who learn to listen to and guide them with warm and loving hearts. Based on a true story; features the hit songs: “Footloose,” “Somebody’s Eyes,” “Holding... Continue
Running 30 days from June 24th to August 12th.

Saturday, June 24th, 2017 08:00 PM (30 days, Jun 24 to Aug 12)

The Savannah Sipping Society Jun 24

Barter Theatre / The Savannah Sipping Society

From the authors of "The Dixie Swim Club" and "The Red Velvet Cake War" By Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten A laugh-a-minute comedy about four Southern women, all needing to escape their day-to-day routines, drawn together by fate—and an impromptu happy hour. Randa, a perfectionist and workaholic; Dot, still reeling from her husband’s recent demise; earthy and boisterous Marlafaye, a good ol’ Texas gal; and new to town, Jinx, a spunky fireball, offers her services as a life coach for these women. Hilarious misadventures and the occasional liquid refreshment lead the ladies to discover lasting friendships and a... Continue
Running 30 days from June 24th to August 12th.

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