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Top Three Rotary Splash Pad Mural Designs Up for Public Vote

COLDWATER – The mural project for the Rotary Splash Pad at Heritage Park has been narrowed to three designs and now seeks community input. The public is encouraged to vote on their favorite design in person at the Tibbits Opera House, the Tibbits Administrative Offices, or at the City of Coldwater or on the City’s website HERE. Artists submitted their designs, which were pared

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Delaney Appointed to League of Historic American Theatres Board

  COLDWATER – Coldwater and Tibbits Opera House may garner some additional attention through the League of Historic American Theatres (LHAT) as Tibbits Executive Director Christine Delaney has recently been appointed to the organization’s Board of Directors. LHAT, founded in 1976, is a non-profit organization created to sustain historic theatres for the benefit of their communities and future generations. The group’s charter members started

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“Pardon me, are you Charles Burr, sir?”

  The Tibbits’ blog has just been hijacked!  Lisa Lawrence here (music director Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder), and I will be occasionally popping in to write about those that keep the Tibbits running smoothly.  This particular entry is about Charles Burr, who has been the artistic director for 28 years, and has worked 36 years (since 1982) as an actor and/or director! 

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Celebrate Halloween Early with “Shiver & Shake”

Though the Popcorn Theatre production begins with screaming (as ushers will warn you), Shiver & Shake is perfect to introduce your little theatre-goers to the magic of live theatre! All of these ghosts are friendly and will even happily pose for photos after the show! Hurry! You only have one performance left. Buy tickets for Shiver & Shake HERE Meet the Cast Naomi Blansit: 

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“Gentleman’s Guide” Getting Rave Reviews!

“A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” has been getting rave reviews from critics and patrons alike.  We’ve heard from a few people that they loved it so much that they’re coming back to see it a second time!  Hurry–it closes this weekend!   Meet the Leads Brian P. Sage: Plays 9 (YES, NINE!) different roles in this show… Tibbits 2018: A Gentleman’s Guide

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Encore MI Review: Tibbits’ ‘Gentleman’s Guide’ Delicious and Delightful

Tibbits’ ‘Gentleman’s Guide’ delicious and delightful Review July 21, 2018 David Kiley COLDWATER, Mich.–Perhaps it’s because we seem to living in an era of audacity, a time when people are just saying what they want to say and doing what they want to do no matter how inappropriate or socially deplorable that a musical comedy about a man killing off family members standing between

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Charlotte’s Web Crushes Its Own Attendance Record

UNDER the direction of Peter Riopelle, Charlotte’s Web sold out for the opening performance and beat its own record as the top-selling Popcorn Theatre show in the past ten years. (Indeed, Charlotte’s Web is such a popular production that it actually holds the #1 AND #2 positions in the past 10 years).   Meet the Cast Nicolas Fernandez: WILBUR Tibbits 2018: Mixed Emotions, Jesus

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Jesus Christ Superstar Sets Record as #5

The highly-anticipated Jesus Christ Superstar took the stage June 28-30, July 1, and July 5-7.  It is now ranked as the 5th highest attended TST mainstage show of the past 10 years.   Did you miss it? Here’s what some of our audience members said about the show: “[Jesus Christ Superstar] was so amazing…best performance I [have] ever seen…” said Shirley Risner O’connor. Dennis

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