6 Things to Do this Winter Around Muncie Civic

1. Catch a Burlesque

January 20th, 10pm

Get out of the cold. It’s hot in here! Burlesque dancers and cabaret singers gather together for a ONE NIGHT ONLY. Performance in honor of the rich history Burlesque has played at Muncie Civic’s Mainstage Theatre. From the theater’s inception over 100 years ago, Burlesque Vaudeville has filled the playhouse! Originally opened as the Star Vaudeville Theatre, we now pay homage to that tradition by presenting the Star Follies Broadway Burlesque. Join us for an evening of bawdy fun and help us raise money for the Muncie Civic Theatre. Bar opens at 10pm and show begins at 10:30 pm.

2. Travel Back in Time to the 80’s.

Rock of Ages February 2-17

Rock of Ages chronicles the love between wanna-be rocker Drew and would-be actress Sherrie. Set to a soundtrack featuring the music of Styx, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, Steve Perry, Poison, and more! Get out of the cold and back to a sexier time…the 80’s. Performances 2-3, 9-11, and 14-17; Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, & Saturday shows are at 7:30pm and the Sunday Matinees are at 2:00pm. Reserve your tickets for Valentine’s Day!

3. Audition to sail to Neverland

Peter and the Star Catcher Auditions February 10

Directed by Michael Daehn, no preparation necessary. Peter and the Star Catcher is wildly theatrical adaptation of Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson’s best-selling novels, Peter and the Starcatcher upends the century-old story of how a miserable orphan comes to be Peter Pan. From marauding pirates and jungle tyrants to unwilling comrades and unlikely heroes, Peter and the Starcatcher playfully explores the depths of greed and despair… and the bonds of friendship, duty and love.

4. Enjoy a fantastical story from your childhood. 

Charlotte’s Web,  February 16-25

In his classic and beloved novel, E. B. White tells the memorable story of Wilbur, a little pig who becomes famous with the help of his clever friends Charlotte, Fern, and their chatty animal neighbors. This studio play performs February 16-18, and 23-25. Friday, & Saturday shows are at 7:00pm and Sunday Matinees are at 2:00pm.

5. Audition for 1980’s Cult Classic turned Musical

Heathers the Musical Auditions February 17

Westerberg High is ruled Heather, Heather and Heather, the hottest and cruelest girls in all of Ohio. But misfit Veronica Sawyer rejects their evil regime for a new boyfriend, the dark stranger J.D., who plans to put the Heathers in their place – six feet under.


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