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Thunder Bay Theatre announces 50th anniversary season

Season Announcement March 18, 2017

ALPENA—Thunder Bay Theatre is celebrating its 50th Anniversary year in 2017.

The season opens March 24 to April 9 with Rodgers and Hammerstein review A Grand Night for Singing, full of favorites from shows like Oklahoma!, The King and I, and The Sound of Music.

The summer line up includes The Addams Family based on the classic Charles Addams comic strip, which will run June 21 to July 9. Next, Thunder Bay Theatre will present a concert version of the West Side Story on July 14, 15, and 16. Closing the summer season will be Oklahoma!, running from July 26 to August 13.

The fall season will close out the year with Jason Robert Brown’s Songs for a New World, a song cycle about the moment of choice, from September 29 to October 15, and Hamlet, running from October 27 to November 12.

Scattered throughout the year will be Late Night Cabarets held at John A. Lau’s Antler Room and featuring the professional company alongside community members. Dates are to be determined.

Visit thunderbaytheatre.com or call the box office at 989-354-2267 to reserve tickets.