Previous Seasons

  • 2021-2022 – Season 48

    Gossamer

    This fanciful and poignant play explores the power of dreams and the magical creatures that create them. An eager new dream-giver known only as Littlest One struggles to heal the hearts of an abused young boy, his grieving caregiver, and his estranged mother before the haunting memories each of them carries become more than they can bear. But are the dreams Littlest One weaves strong enough to fortify and protect the fragile humans in her care? Commissioned by Oregon Children’s Theatre and First Stage Children’s Theater. Show Time:April 8, 9, 10, 15, and 16 are Show and Dinner.April 17, is show only. Cast:Littlest One – Jaya CochranJo/Trooper – Malic ZimbelmanFastidious…

  • 2021-2022 – Season 48

    The Revolutionists

    TCP After Dark presents The Revolutionists by Lauren Gunderson, and directed by Peggy Kaney and Sandra Becker. This particular play includes strong language. Four beautiful, badass women lose their heads in this irreverent, girl-powered comedy set during the French Revolution’s Reign of Terror. Playwright Olympe de Gouges, assassin Charlotte Corday, former queen (and fan of ribbons) Marie Antoinette, and Haitian rebel Marianne Angelle hang out, murder Marat, and try to beat back the extremist insanity in 1793 Paris. This grand and dream-tweaked comedy is about violence and legacy, art and activism, feminism and terrorism, compatriots and chosen sisters, and how we actually go about changing the world. It’s a true…

  • 2021-2022 – Season 48

    Little Shop of Horrors

    NOVEMBER 12-13 & 19-20, 202Dinner at 6:30, Show starts at 7:30 NOVEMBER 14 & 21, 2021Dinner at 1:00, Show starts at 2:00 Tahlequah Community Playhouse, Inc. presents the musical, “Little Shop of Horrors,” catered by the Red Rooster Bistro & Bakery. The menu includes:Stuffed Chicken Breast (Cranberry Apple Stuffing)Potato CasseroleHoney Buttered CarrotsPumpkin CakeVegetarian option: Apple Stuffed Acorn SquashReservations for Dinner/Show must be made by 5pm the Wednesday prior to the show you wish to attend (that’s 11/10 for the first weekend). Tickets are $30 for Dinner/Show or $15 for Show Only tickets. Tickets are available at A Bloom and Morris-Cragar florists, or by calling Box Office at 539-234-9444. Purchasing tickets…

  • 2021-2022 – Season 48

    Wild Women of Winedale

    Show Times: NOVEMBER 13-14 & 20-21, 2020Dinner at 6:30, Show starts at 7:30 NOVEMBER 15 & 22, 2020Dinner at 1:00, Show starts at 2:00 By Jamie Wooten, Jessie Jones, and Nicholas Hope DRAMATISTS PLAY SERVICE ALL AUDIENCES This joyful and exuberant, yet ultimately touching, comedy focuses on three women at crossroads in their lives – the Wild sisters of Winedale, Virginia – Fanny and Willa and their frustratingly quirky sister-in-law Johnnie Faye.  This feisty trio has supported (and sometimes endured) one another through life’s ups and downs (including the loss of two of their husbands).  And they really need each other now, as Fanny is not reacting well to her…

  • 2020-2021 – Season 47

    Drop Dead

    The first show of the 47th season of the Tahlequah Community Playhouse is coming soon! Show dates are September 18- 20, 2020 and September 25-27, 2020. All performances are held at the Tahlequah Armory Municipal Center, 100 North Water Ave., Tahlequah, OK.   The play is about a cast of has-been actors who plan to revive their careers in “Drop Dead”, a potboiler murder mystery directed by “Wonder Child of the Broadway Stage”, Victor Le Pewe (a psychotic eye twitching megalomaniac). But when the murders and mysteries exceed those in the script-these thespians must save the show and their careers as well as their lives!

  • 2021-2022 – Season 48

    Almost Maine

    Show Location:The Armory Municipal Building100 N Water AveTahlequah, OK 74464 Show Times:Friday & Saturday: February 11-12, 18-19Dinner at 6:30 p.m. | Show at 7:30 p.m. Sundays: February 13, 20Dinner at 1 p.m. | Show at 2 p.m. Tahlequah Community Playhouse, Inc. presents “Almost, Maine” by John Cariani, directed by Mike Phillips and Sandra Becker. Welcome to Almost, Maine, a place that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States. It’s almost in Canada. And it’s not quite a town, because its residents never got around to getting organized. So it almost doesn’t exist. One cold, clear, winter night, as the northern lights hover in the star-filled sky above,…

  • 2016-2017 – Season 43,  Erwin Awards

    Erwin Awards – Season 43

    Tahlequah Community Playhouse, Inc. recently held the annual ERWIN Awards banquet at Cherokee Nation Ballroom. The awards are named for one of the founding members, Dr. Erwin Turner. This year the theme was “A Creepy, Kooky, Mysterious, and Spooky Evening” in reference to the fall musical The Addams Family. Guests were encouraged to wear black because it is such a happy color. The event was catered by Everything Nice by Colene. The winners of the 43rd Season are back row from left to right: Bryn Smith, Steve Ball, Jenifer Rogers, Peggy Kaney, Criss Pearson, Sandra Becker, and Patsy Clifford. Front row: Amy Best, Brandi Barnett, Lucas Foster, Vanessa Mc Inness,…

  • 2016-2017 – Season 43

    Hoodwinked

    Where: The Armory Municipal Building100 N Water AveTahlequah, OK 74464 When: SaturdayJuly 1, 2017 Tickets: $35 per person (inlcudes dinner and show) Must be purchased by June 28, 2017. Tahlequah Community Playhouse, Inc. will present the summer fundraiser “Hoodwinked”, written by TCP member, Dennis Tibbits. The interactive murder mystery is set in Tahlequah, and is basically a sequel to “The Frisco Fiasco” which was performed last year. Some of the previous characters will be making a return appearance.  It is four years later, and the historical backdrop of this play is the debate and political shenanigans surrounding Indian Territory becoming a state.  In the midst of this turbulence, it appears that a serial…

  • 2016-2017 – Season 43

    Gypsy

    SEPTEMBER 16-17 & 23-24, 2016Dinner at 6:30, Show starts at 7:30SEPTEMBER 18 & 25, 2016Dinner at 1:00, Show starts at 2:00 Book by Arthur LaurentsMusic by Jule StyneLyrics by Stephen Sondheim Directed by Mike Phillips and Seth Arnold GYPSY is the ultimate story about an aggressive stage mother. Join Rose, June and Louise in their trip across the United States during the 1920’s, when vaudeville was dying and burlesque was born. Jule Styne’s music and Stephen Sondheim’s lyrics include Let Me Entertain You, Some People, You’ll Never Get Away from Me, If Momma Was Married, All I Need Is the Girl, Everything’s Coming Up Roses, You Gotta Get A Gimmick and…