Wednesday, October 5, 2016


The Jewish Theatre of Bloomington and Stages Bloomington present
“A fairytale opera. A piece of history. A Bloomington premiere.”

Includes curtain raiser, "But the Giraffe"
A cast of 49 singers and actors, ages 9-18 and four guest children's choruses

Cast list, guest chorus performance schedule, and more about the show here
Buy online now. Performance dates, ticket information here

Hans Krása's 1938 children's opera written in German-occupied Prague is a delightful tale. Let us surprise you with the music, history, and stories behind this production that involves a Nazi transit camp, a children's opera, and collaborations by award winning playwright Tony Kushner and author/illustrator Maurice Sendak.

Stages Bloomington is pleased to announce registration for both of our TOTALLY AWESOME opportunities for Spring, 2017. 
Programs have limited space, so register early!!

7th-12th grades.
Omigod you guys! Join Elle Woods as she travels to Harvard Law School (dog in tow) on a journey for true love...only to find her own self-worth along the way! The production auditions in December and rehearsals run from January through the beginning of March.
For registration, click here!

1st-6th grades
The perennial story of dorothy, her fantastical friends, and her little dog too! Stages is excited to produce this 1-hour version of the seminal classic that features all of the songs from the film, including "We're Off to See the Wizard" and "Somewhere Over the Rainbow." The production auditions January 14 and rehearsals begin February 11.
For registration, click here!

2016-2017 Season
Be in a Show!

Brundibár. November 10-13.  
The Warehouse, 1525 S. Rogers St., Bloomington Indiana
A major community event that will involve over 40 singer/actors, grades 4-12.  
 Read more   Performance dates
Tickets:  General admission tickets available Oct 1, 2016
Advance purchase recommended through the  Buskirk Chumley Box Office,  online, 812-323-3020,  114 E. Kirkwood Avenue

Legally Blond, The Musical. March 2-5
Ivy Tech Waldron Arts Center, 122 S. Walnut St., Bloomington
High school and middle school singers: Put this one on your schedule.REGISTRATION:  SEPTEMBER 20 - NOVEMBER 26
Auditions, December 3.  Rehearsal schedule: December 3-March 5
To register, click here

Wizard of Oz, the musical. May 26-28
The Warehouse, 1525 S. Rogers St., Bloomington Indiana
Presented by a cast of 1st-6th grade singers and actors.
Auditions, January 14. Rehearsals begin February 11
To register, click here

Oh! The people you'll meet
Read about Stages Instructors, Directors, and Staff. Watch for 2016-17 staff announcements.
Read more.

Photo Gallery
Free to Be...You And Me     

Watch Stages' recent production of Free To Be...You and Me unfold - from rehearsals to the final show. View here.

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