Stories tagged: spokane valley summer theatre
Fri., Aug. 16, 2019
If you’ve never understood why every energetic theater kid fawns over “Mamma Mia!,” you’ll get it after this production. It’s inspiring to see the direction of Yvonne A.K. Johnson fleshed …
Thu., Aug. 8, 2019
Spokane Valley Summer Theatre’s production of “Mamma Mia!” opens Friday and runs through Aug. 18.
Sat., July 13, 2019
Spokane Valley Summer Theatre’s production of “The Sound of Music,” which opened Friday night, offers a prime opportunity to revisit this well-loved production on a local stage.
UPDATED: Fri., July 12, 2019
Actress and singer Jennifer Tindall, who stars as Maria Rainer in “The Sound of Music,” will begin classes at New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts later this summer.
Sat., June 22, 2019
Andrea Olsen and Haliey Weber are Patsy Cline and Louise Seger, two women who share a deep connection despite their differences in this Yvonne A.K. Johnson-directed version of the country …
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019
After a well-received run in 2017, Spokane Valley Summer Theatre will kick off its current season with another production of the musical, which opens Friday and runs through June 30.
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018
If anyone should be reminded to be careful what they wish for, it’s the characters in “Into the Woods.” The musical, which features a book by James Lapine and music …
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018
The musical opens at Spokane Valley Summer Theatre on Friday and runs through July 29.
UPDATED: Fri., March 9, 2018
Spokane Valley Summer Theatre will go “Into the Woods” in late July. Stephen Sondheim’s fairy-tale musical will take over the Central Valley Performing Arts Center July 13-29.
UPDATED: Thu., July 27, 2017
If two rough objects rub against each other long each, they are bound to become smooth. As seen in Spokane Valley Summer Theatre production of “The Secret Garden,” directed by …
Fri., July 21, 2017
“The Secret Garden” will temporarily call Spokane Valley home when Spokane Valley Summer Theatre’s production of the musical opens FridayJuly .
UPDATED: Thu., June 29, 2017
Cline’s career lasted just 16 years, and only really took off in the last six, but still-devoted fans and performances as strong as Fleming and Olsen’s in shows like “Always, …
Thu., June 22, 2017
Spokane Valley Summer Theatre pays tribute to influential country singer Patsy Cline with production of “Always, Patsy Cline.”
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 10, 2017
“Always, Patsy Cline,” “The Secret Garden” on the bill for company’s second season.
Thu., Aug. 11, 2016
“Bring It On” is a tale of two high schools, one affluent and the other low-income, and the star cheerleader torn between them. The high-energy musical, which features songs by …
Sat., July 30, 2016
Like so many great Charles Dickens stories, “Oliver Twist” is primarily a portrait of the backstreets and barrooms of 19th-century London, a catalog of colorful, lovably rough and tumble characters …
Thu., July 21, 2016
Although it’s still in its first month, Spokane Valley Summer Theatre is already proving its versatility. Following a successful run of the rock ’n’ roll revue “Buddy: The Buddy Holly …
Fri., July 8, 2016
“Buddy,” the inaugural production from the Spokane Valley Summer Theatre, puts the legendary rocker’s story in veteran hands.
Thu., June 30, 2016
Brian Dalen Gunn has made a career out of playing bespectacled rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Buddy Holly in the stage musical “Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story,” touring the country with …
Thu., March 31, 2016
There’s a familiar face returning to the Inland Northwest theater scene. Yvonne A.K. Johnson, who was executive director of Spokane Civic Theatre for eight years before she was fired – …
Sat., Feb. 13, 2016
Yvonne Johnson returning to town to open new theater based out of Central Valley High School.