live theatre

A Raisin in the Sun

In February, Springfield Contemporary Theatre will present the Springfield area premiere of Lorraine Hansberry’s classic American dramaA Raisin in the Sun at SCT’s Center Stage, located in downtown Springfield at the corner of Pershing Street and Robberson Avenue. Hansberry’s portrait of the American Dream pursued by members of the Younger family in the early 1950’s is a masterpiece of American literature that is taught to high school freshman throughout the Springfield Public School district and is now being presented on stage in Springfield for the first time.

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Springfield Contemporary Theatre

School's Out Workshop: Heroes & Villains

Good vs. Evil...the timeless theme! Come dressed as your favorite hero...or villain! We'll enjoy some friendly competition as the heroes and villains battle it out to see who's the champion of SLT. We'll also explore some great pieces of theatre from the good guys and the bad guys. Sometime the bad guy has the best song in the show!

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Landers Theatre

School's Out Workshop: Heroes & Villians

Good vs. Evil ...the timeless theme! Come dressed as your favorite hero...or villain! We'll enjoy some friendly competition as the heroes and villains battle it out to see who's the champion of SLT. We'll also explore some great pieces of theatre from the good guys and the bad guys. Sometime the bad guy has the best song in the show!

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Landers Theatre

Odd Squad Live

An all-new "oddly fun" live musical adventure and a large-scale cast of amazingly lifelike dinosaur puppets will take the stage at Juanita K. Hammons Hall, on the campus of Missouri State University, in February and April 2017, as a part of the David B. McQueary Family Theatre series at the Hall. ODD SQUAD LIVE!, based on the Emmy-winning PBS Kids series, is an interactive, laugh-out-loud adventure where young audience members get to use their math, problem-solving and collaboration skills to help solve a seriously strange case.

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Juanita K. Hammons Hall

Odd Squad Live

An all-new "oddly fun" live musical adventure and a large-scale cast of amazingly lifelike dinosaur puppets will take the stage at Juanita K. Hammons Hall, on the campus of Missouri State University, in February and April 2017, as a part of the David B. McQueary Family Theatre series at the Hall. ODD SQUAD LIVE!, based on the Emmy-winning PBS Kids series, is an interactive, laugh-out-loud adventure where young audience members get to use their math, problem-solving and collaboration skills to help solve a seriously strange case.

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Juanita K. Hammons Hall

Grave Tales

Tales to thrill, tales to creep, tales to make your blood run frigid. This is Grave Tales, a theatrical evening of eldritch horror. It’s a trip into madness where monsters dwell in darkened corners and trepidation is the norm.

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Springfield Improv