High Point Community Theatre

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42nd  2017-2018 
Mainstage  Season

All Shows from the 42nd Season will be performed at 

High Point Theatre (220 E. Commerce St. High Point, NC)

My Fair Lady

Performances:
October 5-8, 2017

Performed at High Point Theatre

(220 E. Commerce Ave. High Point, NC)


About the Show:

Book and Lyrics by ALAN JAY LERNER               

Music by FREDERICK LOEWE

Adapted from George Bernard Shaw’s Play and Gabriel Pascal’s Motion Picture "PYGMALION”

Original Production Directed by Moss Hart

Synopsis: "The tale of a cockney flower girl transformed into an elegant lady features one of musical theatre’s greatest scores. Songs include “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly?,” “With a Little Bit of Luck,” “The Rain in Spain,” “I Could Have Danced All Night,” “On the Street Where You Live,” “Get Me to the Church on Time,” and “I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face.”" - Tams Whitmark

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A Christmas Carol the Musical

Performances:

December 14-17, 2017


Performed at High Point Theatre

(220 E. Commerce Ave. High Point, NC)


About the Show:

MUSIC BY Alan Menken
LYRICS BY Lynn Ahrens
BOOK BY Lynn Ahrens & Mike Ockrent
Based on the story by Charles Dickens

Synopsis: "Ebenezer Scrooge is a prosperous curmudgeon who believes personal wealth is far more valuable than the happiness and comfort of others. With an infuriated "Bah! Humbug!" Scrooge summates his feelings of Christmas tidings and charitable giving, but he's forced to face his selfish ways when three ghosts on Christmas Eve lead him through his Past, Present, & Future. Thanks to their guidance, Scrooge recognizes his faults and greets Christmas morning with a cheerful "Happy Christmas" before spending the day reconnecting and sharing love with those that mean the most to him." - Music Theatre International

Next to Normal

Performances:
February 22-25, 2018

Performed at High Point Theatre

(220 E. Commerce Ave. High Point, NC)


About the Show:
Music by Tom Kitt
Book and Lyrics by Brian Yorkey


** Suggested Rating - PG-13 for heavy emotional content such as mental illness and grief**

Synopsis: "Dad's an architect; Mom rushes to pack lunches and pour cereal; their daughter and son are bright, wise-cracking teens, appearing to be a typical American family. And yet their lives are anything but normal because the mother has been battling manic depression for 16 years. Next to Normal takes audiences into the minds and hearts of each character, presenting their family's story with love, sympathy and heart." - Music Theatre International

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Legally Blonde the Musical

Performances:

May 3-6, 2018


Performed at High Point Theatre

(220 E. Commerce Ave. High Point, NC)


About the Show:

Book by Heather Hach

Music and Lyrics by Laurence O'Keefe and Nell Benjamin

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


**Suggested Rating - PG for some adult language/situations**

Synopsis: "Elle Woods appears to have it all. Her life is turned upside down, however, when her boyfriend dumps her so he can start getting serious about his life and attend Harvard Law. Determined to get him back, Elle uses her charm to get into Harvard Law. At school, she struggles with peers, professors and Warner Huntington. With the help of Paulette and Emmett, though, Elle quickly realizes her potential and sets out to prove herself to the world." - Music Theatre International

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