The Panther Playhouse at Bartlett High School presents PIPPIN by Roger O. Hirson with music and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz. This production runs April 4th-7th at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center.
A mysterious troupe of circus performers, guides Pippin, son of King Charlemagne, on his quest to find an extraordinary life. Pippin searches through the glories of the battlefield, the temptations of the flesh, and the intrigues of political power, only to ultimately discover true happiness is found in every day, ordinary life.
The production stars Shy’Kira Allen (Leading Player), Caleb Medlin (Pippin), Noah Jobbins (Charles), Simon Sutton (Lewis), Rachel Henry (Fastrada), Anna Wright (Berthe), Ella Sego (Catherine), and Steele Bowers (Theo). The cast also includes ensemble members Elizabeth Bennett, Sarah Cornelison, Aubree Farrell, McKenna Fleshman, Riya Golden, Kaelyn Grubbs, Zoe Hardin, Kelsi Kramer, Sun Mi Ko, Erin McKee, Meg McVay, Kaelin Mitchell, Taina Pardo, Courtney Powell, Brianna Rebich, Amara Trammell, Katlyn Young, Nylan Barr, Luke Dabney, Cameron Hubbard, Joe Kusmierz, Josh Morrow, Jack Powell, Holden Rogers, Nick Shelhamer, Ben Sutton, and Dominic Tribo.
This production is directed and choreographed by Kirie Walz, musical direction by Paul Whited, with technical direction by Kevin Rogers, and orchestra direction by Jessica Burmingham.
The Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center is located at 3663 Appling Rd, Memphis, TN 38133. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for students, and $10 for children (10 and under) and can purchased at www.bhspantherplayhouse.org or at the door. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The Panther Playhouse at Bartlett High School presents 12 ANGRY JURORS based on the Emmy winning television movie by Reginald Rose and adapted by Sherman L. Sergel. This production runs from October 18th-21st at the Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center.
Following the closing arguments in a murder trial, the twelve members of the jury must deliberate, with a guilty verdict meaning death for the accused, an inner-city teen. As the dozen jurors try to reach a unanimous decision while sequestered in a room, one juror casts considerable doubt on elements of the case. Personal issues soon rise to the surface, and conflict threatens to derail the delicate process that will decide one boy's fate.
The production stars Simon Sutton (Juror 8), Josh Morrow (Juror 3), Joe Kusmierz (Foreman), Kaelin Mitchell (Juror 4), Lucas Dabney (Juror 9), and Taina Pardo (Juror 11). The cast also includes Riya Golden, Sarah Cornelison, ShyKira Allen, Liz Bennett, Ben Sutton, Caleb Medlin, and Sun-Mi Ko. This production is directed by Kirie Walz with Kevin Rogers as the technical director.
The Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center is located at 3663 Appling Rd, Memphis, TN 38133. Tickets will go on sale September 21st. Tickets are $10 and can purchased at www.bhspantherplayhouse.org or at the door. For more information, please contact email@example.com
The Panther Playhouse at Bartlett High School is proud to announce seven nominations for the High School Musical Theatre Awards.
Outstanding Large Ensemble- Gorillas
Outstanding Technical Achievement
Outstanding Supporting Actor- Simon Sutton as Terk
Outstanding Featured Dancer- Rachel Henry as Leopard
Winners will be announced at a ceremony at the Orpheum Theatre on May 24 at 7pm.
Individual tickets may be purchased by calling the Orpheum box office at 901-525-3000 starting May 5.
January 29, 2018
Panther Playhouse at Bartlett High School
The Panther Playhouse at Bartlett High School presents Disney’s TARZAN with music and lyrics by Phil Collins and book by David Henry Hwang. The production runs March 1-10 on the Panther Playhouse Mainstage at Bartlett High School.
Based on Disney’s 1999 animated film, an infant boy washed up on the shores of West Africa is taken in and raised by gorillas who name him Tarzan. Apart from striving for acceptance from his ape father, Tarzan's life is mostly monkey business until a human expedition treks into his tribe's territory, and he encounters creatures like himself for the first time. Tarzan struggles to navigate a jungle, thick with emotion, as he discovers his animal upbringing clashing with his human instincts. This touching story of love and family is one for the ages.
This high flying musical stars Caleb Medlin (Tarzan), Kaelin Mitchell (Jane), Shy’Kira Allen (Kala), Joe Kusmierz (Kerchak), Simon Sutton (Terk), Jacob Priddy (Porter), and Josh Morrow (Clayton). The cast also features Nick Shelhamer, Nylan Barr, Waverly Watkins, Rachel Henry, and ensemble members Gabby Bartolome, Elizabeth Bennett, James Chapman, Sarah Cornelison, Luke Dabney, McKenna Fleshman, Lydia Girard, Kaelyn Grubbs, Noah Jobbins, Yasin Karadas, Sun-Mi Ko, KJ Mauwong, Olivia Morrison, Jacob Peirce, Courtney Powell, Jack Powell, Brianna Rebich, Holden Rogers, Ella Sego, and Katlyn Young.
This production is directed by Kevin Rogers and Kirie Walz with music direction by Paul Whited, and choreography by Kirie Walz. Orchestra direction is by Trevor Rundell.
The Panther Playhouse at Bartlett High School is located at 5688 Woodlawn Street. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for students, and $10 for children(10 and under) and can be purchased at www.bhspantherplayhouse.org or at the door. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The Panther Playhouse at Bartlett High School presents FOOLS by Neil Simon. The production runs November 2-11 on the Panther Playhouse Mainstage at Bartlett High School.
Leon Tolchinsky is ecstatic. He's landed a terrific teaching job in an idyllic Russian hamlet. When he arrives he finds people sweeping dust from the stoops back into their houses and people milking upside down to get more cream. The town has been cursed with Chronic Stupidity for 200 years and Leon's job is to break the curse. No one tells him that if he stays over 24 hours and fails to break the curse, he too becomes Stupid. But, he has fallen in love with a girl so Stupid that she has only recently learned how to sit down.
The production stars Josh Morrow (Leon), Aubrey Hayes (Doctor Zubrtisky), Maranda Mays (Lenya Zubritsky), McKenna Fleshman (Sophia Zubritsky) and Caleb Medlin (Gregor Yousekevitch). The cast also includes Jacob Priddy, Noah Jobbins, Ben Sutton, Simon Sutton, Sarah Cornelison, Isabella Cleveland, Lydia Girard, ShyKira Allen and Luke Dabney. The production is directed by Kirie Walz.
The Panther Playhouse at Bartlett High School is located at 5688 Woodlawn Street. Tickets are $6 for students and $8 for adults and can purchased be at www.bhspantherplayhouse.org or at the door. For more information, please contact email@example.com
The BHS Panther Playhouse will be hosting its annual yard sale on September 23 from 7:00 am until 12:00 pm. Shoppers can find great deals on gently used items! All proceeds go directly to the Panther Playhouse. If you would like to donate items to be sold in the yard sale, send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a drop off time!