Thursday, May 29, 2014

Time Marches On Department.........

The opening show of our 53rd season is the musical Guys & Dolls. Tickets for the production will go on sale on Sunday, June 1, at our Open House.  The event will be 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Director-choreographer for our last production of Guys & Dolls in 1995, was Jack Randall Earles who is  doing the same this time around.

Jack Randall Earles directing in the outdoor space, 1995.

One actor appearing in that production was Scott Armitage.  He played the character of Benny Southstreet.  In 2014, he is playing Nathan Detroit.

L-R: Bob Hedge, Scott Armitage, Marc R. Adams, 1995
This time around, Scott's son, Craig is playing Benny Southstreet and his daughter Sarah is playing Sarah Brown.

L-R: Scott Armitage, Sarah Bond, Craig Armitage, 2014

Also in our earlier production, Kim [Hinkle] Brattain was in the ensemble and danced as one of the Hot Box Girls

L-R: Kim [Hinkle] Brattain, Peggy Tennis

Kim's daughter, Hannah is filling the same roles in our current production.

Hannah Brattain

Guys & Dolls opens on June 5 with six additional performances on June 6, 7, and June 11-14,  All tickets are $10, and all performances begin at 8 p.m. 

After the Open House, the box office will be open on Monday, June 2, at 5 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday for performance weeks only. You can make reservations by calling 765-653-5880 during those hours.

Sunday, May 25, 2014


The 53rd season of Putnam County Playhouse will kick off with an Open House on Sunday, June 1. The event will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Hazel Day Longden Theatre

Season tickets for all four productions Guys & Dolls, Steel Magnolias, Little Shop of Horrors, and The Man Who Came to Dinner are still available and can be purchased that day.  A season ticket guarantees you a seat for every show!

Individual tickets for each production will also be on sale that day. Season tickets are still just $35, and individual tickets are $10 each.

We have made improvements to our facilities, and you can be among the first to see them on June 1.

PCPH board president Michael McClaine and other board members will be on hand to answer any questions you may have about our organization.

Also currently serving on the board are Bethany Bax, Sandra Rossok, Jim Rambo, Caroline Good, Shelly McFadden, Kathryn Dory, and Meghan Armitage.

Other board members are Jack Randall Earles, Ric McFadden, Brad Sandy, Mark Hammer, Linda Gjesvold, Drew Brattain, Dustin Bond, and TJ Tincher.

Throughout the afternoon, visitors will be entertained by musical numbers from our production of Guys & Dolls which opens on Thursday, June 5.

Refreshments will be available.  The Open House is free and open to the public.  Plan to spend some time with us this Sunday!

L -R: Annie Weltz, Michaela Semak, Ashlee Vitz, Elise Merrell, Jerica Bean

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

What's Happening at the Hazel Day Longden Theatre?

We're making changes so that your evenings at the Putnam County Playhouse will be even more enjoyable!

Be sure to get your Season Tickets to be part of the fun!

Season tickets and single session tickets will be on sale at our Open House on Sunday, June 1, from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

'Steel Magnolias' Cast Is Complete

The cast for the July production of Steel Magnolias has been selected.  

M'Lynn will be played by M. Susan Anthony. Her daughter Shelby will be played by Meghan Armitage.

Karen Temple will play Clairee, and Kathy Helms Arnold will play Ouiser.

Annelle will be played by Madison King, and Lita Sandy will play Truvy.

Steel Magnolias will be presented July 10-12 and July 16-19.

It is being sponsored by:

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