It’s 1956 and the Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein are having their annual quiche breakfast. Will they be able to keep their cool when Communists threaten their idyllic town?
The Happy Birthday Dad Comedy Improv Musical Variety Extravaganza Starring the Chuckleheads will be unscripted improvisational comedy games (ala Whose Line Is It Anyway?, Improv-a-ganza, and the Second City,) musical games and activities, game show elements, and the heavy-duty audience participation that are staples of the eight-year-old Chuckleheads’ improv comedy troupe’s shows. And it’s all made up on the spot. $10/$15http://www.planetimprov.com
The Chicks put on one of Shakespeare's most farcical comedies about two sets of twins separated at birth who undergo a serious series of mistaken identity.
A comedy for all ages about grandparents who try every scheme they can think of to keep their grandson from moving away to pursue his dream job. 12-20
Nick is a single, Italian-American guy from New Jersey. His parents retired and moved to Florida. That doesn't mean his family isn't still in Jersey. In fact, he sees both sets of his grandparents every Sunday for dinner. This is routine until he has to tell them that he's been offered a dream job which would take him away from his beloved, but annoying, grandparents. $12-$20https://www.davidsoncommunityplayers.org/
Nick gets the job of his dreams that would relocate him from New Jersey to Seattle. His grandparents aren't too pleased about this and thus begin scheming to keep him close to home. $12 - $23
Based on the DreamWorks animation motion picture and the book by William Steig.
In a faraway kingdom, the green ogre Shrek finds his swamp invaded by banished fairytale misfits, runaways who've been cast off by Lord Farquaad, a tiny terror with big ambitions. $12https://www.davidsoncommunityplayers.org/
Widower David still mourns the death of his wife Gillian and lives out the rest of their romance with walks on the beach accompanied by her ghost. Their daughter needs her father to snap out of living in the past to address the family problems popping up in the present.
Naomi Iizuka’s riff on Georg Büchner’s Woyzeck tells the story of a young couple working desperately to make sense of their relationship while toiling to survive. Skin moves with supernatural fluidity, creating a beautiful play in which we feel the world squeezing tighter and tighter. Contains adult situations and strong language. Recommended for ages 16 and up. General Admission: $12; Seniors/Military/Faculty/Staff: $10; Students (K-college): $6
A couple rediscovers the meaning of Christmas upon being stuck in a diner due to a snowstorm. 12-20
The Flats & Sharps are on their way to a Christmas Eve concert when a snowstorm causes them to stop in a diner to wait out the storm. Ellie, the crusty waitress, and Will, the all-too wise cook, along with a few other guests help them re-discover the meaning of Christmas. A musical celebration of the Christmas spirit and a world premiere of a new work written exclusively for DCP audiences. $12-20https://www.davidsoncommunityplayers.org/
A snowstorm hits the town, causing the band members of The Flats & Sharps to take cover in a old diner. Everyone else stuck in the diner help each other re-discover the true meaning of Christmas. $12 - $23
Middletown is a deeply moving and quirky contemporary play exploring the universe of a small American town. As a friendship develops between longtime resident John and new arrival Mary, the lives of the inhabitants of Middletown intersect in strange and poignant ways in a journey that takes them from the local library to outer space and points between. Contains strong language and mature themes. Recommended for ages 13 and up. General Admission: $12; Seniors/Military/Faculty/Staff: $10; Students (K-college): $6