Recent Productions

Recent Productions

September 2011 through August 2012 season.

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August 24, 2012 through August 26, 2012
Laurel Mill Playhouse 2012 One Act Festival
Written and Performed by You! (Maybe)

Laurel Mill Playhouse 2012 One-Act Festival: Plays include "the Kiss", "Surprise" and "Past Hordes" by Mark Harvey Levine, "Day of the Stinkbug" by Penny Martin, "Land of the Dead" by Neil LaBute, and "Grey Hair and Zits" by Mark Scharf.

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July 27, 2012 through August 19, 2012
Guys and Dolls - LMP's Summer Youth Production
book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows

Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New York City, this oddball romantic comedy soars with the spirit of Broadway as it introduces us to a cast of vivid characters.
June 29, 2012 through July 8, 2012
Romeo and Juliet
by William Shakespeare

Laurel Mill Playhouse Shakespeare Teen Theater presents Shakespeare's classic tale.
May 24, 2012 through June 17, 2012
by Terrence McNally, based on the novel, "Ragtime" by E.L. Doctorow

RAGTIME is a musical intertwining the stories of three extraordinary families, as they confront history's timeless contradictions of wealth and poverty, freedom and prejudice, hope and despair, and what it means to live in America.
May 12, 2012 through May 13, 2012

Jed Duvall will be bringing his popular stage performance, "The Elvis Story"--a musical biography of the King of Rock and Roll--back to the Laurel Mill Playhouse for two shows only; Saturday, May 12 at 8pm, and Sunday afternoon, May 13 at... 2pm--just in time for Mother's Day!. This show was last at the LMP in January, and sold out both nights, so get your tickets early--at just $15, they're sure to go fast.

Remember--50% of the proceeds go to the Playhouse. Come out and support your local theater, and give your mom--or any Elvis fan--a gift they'll never forget!
April 15, 2012 through April 15, 2012
Improv Now!

Improv Now! is the inhouse improv comedy troupe at LMP.
April 13, 2012 through May 6, 2012
Brides of March
by John Chapman

Comedic mayhem ensures when the oh-so reserved British Tony Scudamore is inherits a special gift from a sheik whose life he had saved during the war.

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March 16, 2012 through April 1, 2012
Barefoot in the Park
by Neil Simon

Enjoy the antics of newlyweds Paul and Corie in this wonderful Neil Simon comedy.
February 3, 2012 through February 26, 2012
The Hollow
by Agatha Christie

Inspector Colquhoun and Sergeant Penny to solve the crime in this Agatha Christie murder mystery.
January 21, 2012 through January 22, 2012
It Was A Very Good Year - a Musical Tribute to Frank Sinatra
Starring Tony Sands

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A special dinner and theatre bundle is available both days! $40 per person includes dinner at Salute's Restaurant (next door to the theatre) and admission to the performance. Reservations are a must!

Sinatra at LMP Menu includes Home made meat lasagna OR Penne with Vodka sauce, Salad, Dessert, Bread, Tea/coffee/soda.

The $40 includes tax and tip. For reservations or further information please contact Maureen Rogers at or 301-452-2557 or call 301-617-9906 and press 2.
January 6, 2012 through January 7, 2012
Elvis Returns!

Celebrating the Birthday of Elvis on January 8. Jed Duvall performs as the King of Rock n' Roll, Elvis. Jed Duvall is a award-winning Elvis Presley performer. Representing all eras of the King -- the Rocking 50's, the comeback in 1968, and the Vegas years -- Jed has performed all over the country.
December 3, 2011 through December 18, 2011
Miracle on 34th Street
Adapted by Mountain Community Theater from the novel by Valentine Davies. Based upon the Twentieth Century Fox motion picture Miracle on 34th Street.

The classic tale of what we want Christmas to be all about. "Miracle" creates a world free of the blatant commercialism that surrounds us, where love and decency and generosity of spirit are their own rewards.
December 2, 2011 through December 2, 2011
Improv Now!

Improv Now! is the inhouse improv comedy troupe at LMP.
October 28, 2011 through November 20, 2011
In the Next Room or the vibrator play
by Sarah Ruhl

Set in the 1880s at the dawn of the age of electricity, In the Next Room or the vibrator play is a comedy about marriage, intimacy, and electricity.

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October 7, 2011 through October 16, 2011
I Never Sang for my Father
by Robert Anderson

A moving and perceptive work, by one of our most distinguished playwrights, probes into the disquieting alienation that can exist between father and sonóand which time and old age can only deepenódespite the best intentions of both.

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September 30, 2011 through October 2, 2011
Written by Gerald Sibleyras. English translation by Tom Stoppard

A dramatic comedy about three curmudgeons and their plan to escape the Old Soldiers' Home. This play runs for one weekend only. Sunday matinee will be at 2:00 PM.
September 2, 2011 through September 25, 2011
Laurel Mill Playhouse 2011 One Act Festival
Written and Performed by You! (Maybe)

Week 4 of One Act Festival!!!

September 23, 24, 25

Waiting for Dingleman's Comet
Playwright: Albi Gorn
Director: Larry Simmons
A teenage girl wants to help her family by taking them on a hike to see a comet.

Tom - Ed Higgins
Henny - Kathy Wenerick-Bell
Shane - Morgan Wenerick

Playwright: Mark Scharf
Director: Ed Higgins
Killer rabbits in the suburbs must be stopped! In this bittersweet and poignant comedy, Spencer faces the lawnmower police when he decides to let nature
take its course with his yard. Just where does the reach of your arm end and the beginning of your neighbor's nose begin?

Spencer - Grant Meyers
Margaret - Maureen Rogers

Monsters in the Closet
Playwright: Jeanette Brown
Director: Larry Simmons
The story of a young girl who hears noises coming from her closet. Will she have what it takes to see what's really in there?

Sally - Maya Nellum
Dad - Don Brown
Tom - Ed Higgins
Benny - Julie Rogers

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