Listing for local theaters

ASHLAND COMMUNITY THEATRE: The company presents shows at the Bellview Grange, 1050 Tolman Creek Road, Ashland. Tickets are available at the door.

quarter moon one: ACT's new installment of 10-minute plays by local authors will be presented at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 19-20, and 2 p.m. Sunday, March 21. It will include "Who's Who" by Grant Shepard; "Keeping Secrets" by Cynthia Rogan; "A Kosher Heist" by Ron Hertz; "Takes All Kinds" by Darlene Ensnor; "A Dozen Roses" by Stephan Baily; an excerpt from "God's Therapist" by Peter Quince; and "Senescent Beings" by Nancy Yoder. Tickets cost $10.

ASHLAND HIGH SCHOOL: "Grease," a musical romp through the American high school experience, will run through March 13 at the Mountain Avenue Theatre, 201 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland. A matinee will be presented at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 13. Christine Williams and Suzanne Seiber co-direct. Reserved seating is $20. General seating is $15; $10 for students and seniors. All seating is available at General, student and senior tickets also are available at Paddington Station, Tree House Books and Music Coop in Ashland. Call 541-482-8771 for information.

BARNSTORMERS THEATRE: 112 N.E. Evelyn Ave., Grants Pass. Tickets are available at the box office, online at or by calling 541-479-3557. Box office hours are 5 to 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and from noon to 2 p.m. Sundays.

Picasso at the lapIn agile: Steve Martin's charismatic juxtaposition of the geniuses of Pablo Picasso and Albert Einstein will run Friday, March 19, through April 4. Eugene Bahn directs. Performances are at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, and at 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets cost $15, $12 for seniors and students and $10 for groups of 10 or more.

camelot theatre company: 101 Talent Ave., Talent. The box office is open from 1 to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and one hour before performances. See or call 541-535-5250.

gigi: Set in Paris at the turn of the 20th century, this Tony Award-winning musical is the love story of wealthy, young socialite Gaston and his precocious, carefree Gigi. The play is based on the 1944 novella by Colette, with book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe. Camelot Theatre Artistic Director Livia Genise directs. Shows will run at 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays through April 18. The show will preview at 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 17, with a benefit performance for the Community Health Center. Tickets to the March 17 benefit show are $20. A second preview will be offered Thursday, March 18, and tickets will cost $12. All other tickets will cost $21, $19 for students and seniors. Reserved seating is available for $2 per ticket. Student rush tickets cost $10 and will be available five minutes before show times. A pay-what-you-can-performance will be available at 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 24, for the first 100 people.

GRANTS PASS HIGH SCHOOL: The school's theater arts department will present "And Then There Were None," a murder mystery by Agatha Christie, with shows at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 12-13, at the GPHS Performing Arts Center, 830 N.E. Ninth St. Admission is $7; $5 for seniors and students. Call 541-474-5710, ext. 263.

new warehouse productions: Casting for the Rogue Community College production of "Shakespeare's Sonnets and a Will to Boot" will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 13, in Room 120 of the RCC/SOU Higher Education Center in Medford. The show will run for eight performances in mid-May. Actors, musicians, vocalists and technicians are needed. The auditions are open to RCC students and members of the community. Those who wish to audition will not be required to prepare monologues, but will be required to register in an RCC class. Individual auditions may be arranged by e-mailing or by calling 541-899-1575.

ONE ELEVEN THEATRE COMPANY: The theater company presents performances at various venues around Grants Pass. Call 541-582-3067.

seussical, The Musical: The musical based on the books of Dr. Seuss will be presented at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 27, 2 p.m. Sunday, March 28, and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, April 3, at the Grants Pass Performing Arts Center, 830 N.E. Ninth St. Tom Gebo directs. Tickets are $12, $10 for seniors and students and $8 for ages 10 and younger. Tickets are available after March 1 at and at Oregon Books in Grants Pass. Call 800-494-8497.

oregon cabaret theatre: First and Hargadine streets, Ashland. For tickets, visit the box office, see or call 541-488-2902.

RED, WHITE AND TUNA: The eccentric residents of small-town Tuna, Texas, will return to OCT for the sequel to the comedic "Greater Tuna" and "A Tuna Christmas." It's the Tuna High School Fourth of July Reunion and the madcap citizenry of Tuna reunite for a spoof of life in rural America. Christopher Bange and Alexandra Blouin star in this quick-change tour-de-farce, directed by Lenny Neimark. The show will run through March 28. Performances are at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Mondays and at 1 p.m. Sundays. Tickets cost $19 for previews; $21 for Sunday evening performances; $27 for Sunday matinees; $27 and $29 for Thursday and Monday shows; and $31 and $33 for Friday and Saturday shows. "Red, White and Tuna" is the first show of OCT's 2010 season, and subscriptions and flex-passes are available. A gourmet dinner menu is available for evening shows and there is a brunch menu for Sunday matinees. Ticket prices do not include food or beverage.

OREGON SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL: 15 S. Pioneer St., Ashland. See or call 541-482-4331.

hamlet: William Shakespeare's psychological tragedy runs through Oct. 30 in the Angus Bowmer Theatre. Bill Rauch directs.

cat on a hot tin roof: Tennessee Williams' portrait of a Southern family on a long, sultry night runs through July 4 in the Angus Bowmer Theatre. Christopher Liam Moore directs.

pride and prejudice: Joseph Hanreddy's and J.R. Sullivan's adaptation of the Jane Austen novel runs through Oct. 31 in the Angus Bowmer Theatre. Libby Appel directs.

Well: Lisa Kron's dramatic exploration of health and illness takes a humorous turn with the entrance of her affable, chronically ill mother. The show runs through June 18 in the New Theatre. James Edmondson directs.

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