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Firestone Theatre delivers an unbeatable entertainment value and consistently produces inspiring and challenging theatre productions that are sure to surpass your expectations.  Support quality arts experiences for students and the community.

Theatre Kapow!

The 24-Hour Theatre Project

Four short student-developed plays written, directed, rehearsed, and performed in the same 24-hour period of time.

September 14, 2019, 7:00 p.m.
The Black Box Theatre, Firestone CLC, 470 Castle Blvd., Akron, Ohio
School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play

by Jocelyn Bioh

directed by Ashley Aquilla Wheadon

A buoyant and biting comedy that explores the universal similarities facing teenage girls across the globe.

October 3-5, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
The Linda B. Kersker Auditorium, Firestone CLC, 470 Castle Blvd., Akron, Ohio
After the Blast

by Zoe Kazan

directed by Mark A. Zimmerman

In the wake of total environmental disaster, the human population has retreated underground. Experience is simulated. Fertility is regulated. And Anna and Oliver have one last chance to have a baby.

October 24 - 27, 2019, 
The Black Box Theatre, Firestone CLC, 470 Castle Blvd., Akron, Ohio
Hamlet

by William Shakespeare

directed by Tess Burgler

The Bard's enduring masterpiece of revenge, passion, and deception.

November 21 - 23, 2019, 7:30 p.m.
The Linda B. Kersker Auditorium, Firestone CLC, 470 Castle Blvd., Akron, Ohio
The Revolutionists

by Lauren Gunderson

directed by Elynmarie Kazle

Four beautiful, fierce women lose their heads in this irreverent, girl-powered comedy set during the French Revolution’s Reign of Terror.

December 13 - 15, 2019, 
The Black Box Theatre, Firestone CLC, 470 Castle Blvd., Akron, Ohio
A Chorus Line (High School Edition)

conceived and originally directed and choreographed by Michael Bennett

music by Marvin Hamlisch
lyrics by Edward Kleban
book by James Kirkwood & Nicholas Dante
co-choreographed by Bob Avian

directed by Mark A. Zimmerman

choreography by Rachel McCann

music direction by Chad Pittman

conducted by Kacy ALbright

A stunning concept musical capturing the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition.

April 3 - 11, 2020
The Linda B. Kersker Auditorium, Firestone CLC, 470 Castle Blvd., Akron, Ohio
Almost Maine

by John Cariani

student directed works

The residents of Almost, Maine, find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected and hilarious ways.

January 9 - 11, 2020, 
The Black Box Theatre, Firestone CLC, 470 Castle Blvd., Akron, Ohio

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Ph: 330-761-3275 / Fax: 330-836-2001

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