Here’s news of the Sands Theater Company’s 2011-2012 season:
Sands Theater Company Announces its Upcoming Season
The Sands Theater Company 2011-2012 Season includes 5 great shows including a joint holiday production with the Sands Youth Theater Company plus a collaboration with Stetson University. Here’s the line-up:
- Little Shop of Horrors, Howard Ashman-Alan Menken musical. June 17-July 3. Auditions 7 p.m. April 4 and 5.
- The Dixie Swim Club, by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten. Sept. 23-Oct. 9. Auditions 7 p.m. July 18 and 19.
- The Foreigner, Larry Shue comedy, Nov. 3-13. Auditions 7 p.m. Sept. 6 and 7.
- The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, Barbara Robinson comedy, a joint production with Sands Youth Theater Company, Dec. 9-18. Auditions 7 p.m. Sept. 26 and 27.
- Barefoot in the Park, Neil Simon comedy, Jan. 13-29. Auditions 7 p.m. Nov. 7 and 8.
- South Pacific (rights pending), Richard Rodgers-Oscar Hammerstein II-Joshua Logan musical, April 13-29. Auditions 7 p.m. Jan. 30 and 31.
Sands Youth Theater Company:
- Peter Pan, Carolyn Leigh-Betty Comden-Adolph Green-Mark Charlap-Jule Styne musical, Aug. 5-14.
- Charlotte’s Web, Joseph Robinette-Charles Strouse musical. March 8-18.
Season Tickets and New Pricing:
All tickets will go on sale Mar 15. The majority of our seats will be sold at last year’s prices but a new VIP section will go up in price. The VIP section will consist of rows A thru E; those are the first five rows. As an incentive until April 30, our 2011-12 5 Show Season Ticket Pass will be available for all seats for only $74. On May 1, the VIP Seats will be $92.
A New FULL Season Pass will let you combine Sands Theater Company, Sands Youth Theater Company and the Stetson collaboration for a 20% savings. Individual ticket prices vary as follows:
Sands Theater Company
Musicals – VIP – $25, General Admission $20, Seniors $18, Students $10, Groups of 8+ $16
Non-Musicals – VIP – $20, General Admission $16, Seniors $14, Students $10, Groups of 8+ $12
Sands Youth Theater Company
Musicals – VIP – $20, General Admission and Seniors $14, Students $7, Groups of 8+ $10
Non-Musicals – VIP – $15, General Admission $12, Seniors $12, Students $5, Groups of 8+ $8
All Tickets will be available online at the Athens Theatre website, www.AthensTheatre.org, at Groovy Records, 212 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand (hours Monday to Saturday 10:30am to 7pm) or by calling the Box Office at 386-736-1500. Box Office hours are Thursday, Friday and Saturday 1-5 pm and 1½ hour before live performances.