August Theatre

By Diana Morton | August 1, 2022

Crown Uptown Theatre, 3207 E. Douglas. The Wedding Singer: A Musical Comedy. 8 pm Fri, Sat; 2 pm Sun, now – Aug 7. Tickets, dinner & show, $40-45; Show only $25-$30. 316-612-7696
Calendar Girls, a musical by Gary Barlow; book by Tim Firth. Based on the true story of eleven older women who posed nude for a calendar to raise money for the Leukemia Research Fund. 8 pm Fri, Sat; 2 pm Sun, Aug 26-Sept 18. Tickets, dinner & show, $40-45; Show only $25-$30. 316-612-7696
Kechi Playhouse, 100 E. Kechi Road, Copper Moon by Misty Maynard. The owner of a small gallery struggling to stay open turns her business around by offering paintings by an unknown artist. But the artist is mysterious and the gallery owner finds herself in trouble.
8 pm Fri–Sat, 2:30 pm Sun, Aug 5-28. Tickets $15-$16. 316-744-2152
Mosley Street Melodrama, 234 N. Mosley. Revenge of the Beanie Babies: A Hella Fly 90s Melodrama. Dinner 6:15 pm, show begins 7:50 pm. now-Sept 3. Tickets, dinner & show, $26-$30; Show only $20. 316-263-0222
Music Theatre Wichita, Century II Concert Hall, 225 W Douglas. The Wizard of Oz. All-family favorite brandishes special effects, glorious singing and dancing. July 27-31. Tickets, call 316-265-3107
The Drowsy Chaperone showcases a Tony-winning script and score, humor and nostalgia. Featuring a role for Wayne Bryan. Aug 17-21. Tickets, call 316-265-3107
Roxy’s Downtown, 412 E. Douglas, cabaret-style theatre, Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Based on the classic 1884 novel, the 1985 Broadway production ran for more than 1,000 performances. Features a bluegrass and country music score. 2pm and 8pm Fri-Sat, Aug 4-19. Tickets $20-$30. 316-265-4400
Wichita Community Theatre, 258 N. Fountain. An Evening of Culture – Faith County II: The Saga Continues Members of the Mineola, Ark. Council for Cultural Recognition are presenting a performance of Romeo and Juliet despite a cheaply built and constantly collapsing stage. 8 pm Th-Sat, 2 pm Sun, July 21-31. Tickets $15 or $13 for military/seniors/students. Opening night ticket $11, July 21 only. 316-686-1282
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