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Families-we all have one and that’s the theme of our 2017 Season. The families into which we’re born, the families we choose and the families into which we’re thrust by circumstance.                        The 2017 Season at Bluff City Theater promises  another year of great professional theater in Hannibal.  We feature two musicals including the American Premiere of Emily: The Musical,  an outdoor environmental production set on the banks of the Mississippi, a heart-warming story of two sisters who quietly changed the world for more than 100 years and a masterpiece of theater by Tennessee Williams,…

Ann Atwater & C.P. Ellis

The Best Of Enemies NPR Interview

Listen to this NPR interview with the late civil rights activist Ann Atwater recorded in 2005 after the funeral of C.P. Ellis. The Best of Enemies, which closes our 2016 season built around strong female characters is one of the most important and moving theatrical works we’ve ever tackled here at Bluff City Theater. Based on the award-winning book by Osha Gray Davidson with a script by Mark St. Germain, it examines the issue of race relations and intolerance through the prism of a true story set in 1972 Durham,  NC. Never has there been a more opportune time to…

Thanks A Thousand Times Over!

Happening right now! A crew of volunteers is building change rooms for our actors.  Thanks to Lowes for donating all the materials, to the Lowe’s Heroes Team (Wade Taylor, Sarah Wallace, Joanne Anderson, Allison Bosh, Matt Hayes,)  for helping with the construction and to Jose Flores, Justin Wannakotte,  Josh Buck, Bubba, Robbie and Ethan Leeders for giving up their Sunday to help out.  Bluff City Theater is a 501C-3 non profit professional theater.  In addition to producing high-calibre performances, our building is available for community groups and other performances year-round. The Heiress, starring Caitlin Mickey, John Contini, Jason Contini and…

Tales of an Urban Indian Season Opens July 11

Tales of an Urban Indian Season Opens in Previews on July 9th with Opening performances on July 11th and 12th. If you attended Fiesta Del Sol in Central Park on the weekend, you no doubt saw our bus parked on Broadway or talked to us at the event. We’re getting very excited as performances begin in less than three weeks. We are offering two preview performances, on July 9th and 10th, with opening nights on July 11th and 12th. You can be one of the first to see this great new production of Tales of an Urban Indian performed on…

BCT's Resident Artist Cochise Anderson

Bluff City Theater Artists in the Classroom Series

Bluff City Theater kicked off its “Artists in the Classroom” series with performances at three area schools this week. Artists in the Classroom is one of a series of ongoing youth outreach programs. Bluff City Theater is committed to youth as part of its Performing Arts Incubation Initiative, introducing the next generation of young people to the magic and power of the performing arts.

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