Jesus Christ Superstar Takes Stage

Broadway rock opera comes to Little Theater

Jesus Christ Superstar Takes Stage

Article Contributed by Walt Pickut Jesus Christ Superstar, a musical drama, the rock opera created by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, depicts the last seven days in the life of Jesus of Nazareth. It loosely draws its story from the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. The show explores the personal relationships, pathos […]

39 Steps

Famous Hitchcock Adaptation Takes the Stage at Little Theatre

39 Steps

Article Contributed by Walt Pickut At times, the riveting suspense holds the audience breathless. At least as often, this remarkable adaptation of a classic 1935 Alfred Hitchcock movie leaves audiences breathless with laughter. The movie from which the play was created is ranked the fourth best British film of the 20th century by the British […]

Lucille Ball Little Theatre of Jamestown to Present Send Me No Flowers

Lucille Ball Little Theatre of Jamestown to Present Send Me No Flowers

Article Contributed by Todd Pullan Artistic Director Todd Pullan, Artistic Director of the Lucille Ball Little Theatre of Jamestown, Inc. reports upcoming opening of “Send Me No Flowers,” January 26th with subsequent shows January 27, 28 and February 2, 3 and 4th. This classic comedy by Norman Barasch and Carroll Moore opened on Broadway December […]

Lucille Ball Little Theatre Celebrates 80 Wonderful Years

Lucille Ball Little Theatre Celebrates 80 Wonderful Years

Article Contributed by Jamestown Gazette Staff If history is an arrow aimed at the future, the Lucille Ball Little Theatre of Jamestown is right on target for another 80 great years. Decades of actors, directors and talented crews have delighted audiences with more than 400 of America’s favorite, most successful and inspirational musicals, dramas and […]

Lucille Ball Little Theatre Presents: Nunsensations

Lucille Ball Little Theatre Presents: Nunsensations

Article Contributed by Cortney Linnecke Vegas showgirls, wild gambling, feathery headdresses, and… a convent of nuns. One of these things is not like the other, right? Wrong. Actually, in the musical Nunsensations: The Nunsense Vegas Review, all of these belong together as the necessary ingredients to form a hilarious, off-the-wall production. And for the next […]

Arsenic and Old Lace Takes On Stage at Lucille Ball Little Theater

Arsenic and Old Lace Takes On Stage at Lucille Ball Little Theater

Article Contributed by Lucille Ball Little Theater Mortimer Brewster, a young reporter and drama critic for a New York newspaper, is descended from the venerable old Brewster family of Brooklyn, New York, whose ancestors arrived on the Mayflower. His life has been happy and uncomplicated… except that over the years the rest of the Brewster […]

Jekyll & Hyde Come to Lucille Ball Little Theatre

Jekyll & Hyde Come to Lucille Ball Little Theatre

Article Contributed by Walt Pickut Billed as a Gothic musical, Jekyll & Hyde made its debut on Broadway in 1997. Directors and actors all agree that filled Theatre seats are the best critical reviews. This musical horror-drama played a nearly-four-year run, the longest-running show ever staged in the history of Broadway’s Plymouth Theatre, tallying 1,543 […]

Little Theatre Grant

Article Contributed by Chautauqua Region Community Foundation, Inc. Funding from the Chautauqua Region Community Foundation will allow the Lucille Ball Little Theatre of Jamestown the opportunity to modernize its outdated security and fire systems. The long-overdue upgrades will provide a safe and secure environment for patrons and theatre participants alike. To learn more about the […]