WIP Piano Bar Series
A WHAT IF? SPECIAL EVENT
An Evening With Brian Porter Mar. 24 & 31
Peggy Lewis' American Songbook Mar. 25 & Apr. 1
Charleston Raconteurs & Grain and Barrel Spirits
ON SALE NOW! Step into a night of cozy, cabaret cocktail goodness as two of Charleston's most celebrated vocalists, Brian Porter and Peggy Lewis, headline two separate evenings of intimate, piano bar shows. Featuring special guests and a beautiful baby grand piano, Brian and Peggy promise to charm audiences with their unique vocal styles and incomparable showmanship.
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2017 Playwrights Competition
We will begin taking submissions for our sixth annual Playwrights Competition beginning Monday March 6 and accepting through Sunday April. 30th.
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5 Lesbians Eating A Quiche
May 11 - 21, 2017
Written by Evan Linder & Andrew Hobgood
Directed by Kyle Barnette
The lady-sisters of the Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein are back by demand and still hungry for some sinfully delicious quiche. Join Lulie, Wren, Dale, Vern and Ginny for the society's annual quiche breakfast where meat is a no-no and nuclear decimation is right around the corner!
June 22 - July 1, 2017
Written by: Julie Zaffarano
Sponsored by: Benefitfocus
Winner of What If?'s fifth annual Playwrights Festival in 2016, Julie Zaffarano's deconstructed romantic comedy centers around two playwrights and former lovers, Sebastian and Lisa, who have been brought together after a four year separation to write a revival romantic comedy. While each has had some mild success in writing since their separation, neither has achieved the success individually that they had received together. They are brought back together to collaborate by a producer that wants to cash in on a reunion.
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Evil Dead: The Musical
EVIL DEAD: THE MUSICAL
Book & lyrics: George Reinblatt
Music: Christopher Bond, Frank Cipolla, Melissa Morris
Directed by Kyle Barnette
In our first collaboration with Threshold Rep., this campy, bloody musical based on the 1980's Evil Dead film trilogy follows 5 college kids to a cabin in the woods where the just happened to accidentally unleash an unspeakable evil force...
Karaoke Smackdown 2016 - 17
In partnership with Threshold Repertory Theatre
Our seasonal live singing competition features eight brave contestants competing for the Karaoke Smackdown title. Performing two rounds of songs from a pre-selected theme the contestants receive hilarious feedback from our panel of 'celebrity' judges. Hosted by Charleston City Paper's Best Local Comedian Jeremy McLellan, this outrageous competition is all bark and no bite with audiences dressing up in the theme of the evening, Karaoke roulette and other live entertainment. New contestants always welcome.
Written by Peter Shaffer
Sponsors: Charles & Celeste Patrick, The Hugli Family,
In the court of the Austrian Emperor Joseph, established court composer Antonio Salieri lives a modestly celebrate existence based upon standards of tradition. When outrageous, foul-mouthed young genius Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart appears upon the scene tolerance turns into envy and rage as Salieiri's own legacy begins to be eclipsed by his new, energetic rival.