Guys and Dolls 

Based on the colorful short stories of Damon Runyon, Guys and Dolls is the classic brassy romantic comedy that the New York Times recently named one of the greatest musicals ever written. With music and lyrics by Frank Loesser, Guys and Dolls tells the story of a con-man, Nathan Detroit, who makes a bet whether Sky Masterson, a gambler, can score a date with the uptight missionary Sarah Brown in order to get the money he needs to hide his famous crap game from the police. Since it’s premiere in 1950, Guys and Dolls has been revived six times on Broadway and countless times regionally but will be presented for the first time on the Dubow stage this fall.

Directed by Joe Kemper

October 17-19 (Thursday, Friday and Saturday) at 7:30pm

October 20 (Sunday) at 2:00pm

FOUR Performances

Dubow Theatre

 

The Lion and Mouse Stories

The Lion and Mouse Stories is an adaptation of Aesop’s fable of the same name. This Theatre for Young Audiences show will celebrate an exciting collaboration between DA’s department of theatre, visual arts, dance, and music. The show will tour to area schools in an effort to showcase the talents of DA students and encourage audience members to become patrons of our school and inspire them to audition and become part of our DA family of artists. Directed by Bonnie Harrison Tours elementary schools: December 9, 10 and 11

Then in Blackbox December 12 and 13 (Thursday and Friday)

Each night at both 6:30pm and 8:00pm

Saturday, December 14 at 6:30pm

FIVE performances

Blackbox Theatre

 

Red Herring

Red Herring by Michael Hollinger: “Three love stories, a murder mystery, and a nuclear espionage plot converge in this noir comedy about marriage and other explosive devices. It’s 1952: America’s on the verge of the H-bomb, Dwight Eisenhower’s on the campaign trail, and I Love Lucy is on Monday nights. A blunt-nosed, sharp-eyed look at love and tying (and untying, and retying) the knot.”

Directed by Simone Aden-Reid

February 27-29 2020 (Thursday, Friday and Saturday)

AND March 3-5 (Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday)

SIX performances – each night at 7:30pm

Blackbox Theatre

 

Elephant Man

The Elephant Man is based on the life of John Merrick, who lived in London Written by Bernard Pomerance

Directed by Michael Higgins

April 15-18 2020 (Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday) at 7:30 PM

AND April 19 (Sunday) at 2:00pm

FIVE performances

Dubow Theatre

 

Issue Based Theatre Showcase

Directed by Bonnie Harrison

DATES TBA

Each night at 7:30pm

Blackbox Theatre

 

Theatre Showcase

Directed by Bonnie Harrison and Joe Kemper

May 15-16 2020 (Friday for grades 9-11, Saturday for grade 12)

Each night at 7:30pm

Dubow Theatre

Contact Us

2445 San Diego Rd

Jacksonville FL 32207

904-346-5620

Connect with us
  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • YouTube

Copyright © 2019 Douglas Anderson Theatre Boosters - All Rights Reserved