Category Archives: Summer Theatre

“When Radio Was King” Production Moves to The Ponds of Coldwater

Coldwater, MI –Tibbits continues to adapt its summer theatre season to meet the governor’s executive orders, moving its next show, “When Radio Was King,” to The Ponds of Coldwater, a beautiful secluded outdoor venue just minutes away from the opera house. 

Tibbits Executive Director Christine Delaney said, “The Ponds staff has been very...

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Tibbits’ Family-Friendly “A Popped Potpourri” Moves to The Ponds of Coldwater

Coldwater, MI – After an enthusiastic crowd at the opening of Tibbits Summer Theatre’s first show of the season, Tibbits will once again adapt, moving its next show, “A Popped Potpourri,” to The Ponds as well in response to the governor’s executive order which does not yet allow theatres to open. 

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Tibbits Summer Theatre Alum Featured in “Love Letters”

Coldwater- With a rotating cast of Tibbits Summer Theatre alumni couples, Tibbits will present four readers theatre performances of “Love Letters” July 30-Aug 1 with a special retirement reception celebrating Tibbits’ Artistic Director Charles Burr following the Saturday matinee.

Time magazine sums up “Love Letters” perfectly: “Few plays have been tinier, or more beautiful than this tender...

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Go Back in Time with Tibbits’ “When Radio was King”

Coldwater- With songs from the Andrews Sisters, vintage commercials, shows, and even the classic “Who’s on First?” routine, Tibbits Summer Theatre will present “When Radio Was King,” an original show to take audiences back to the golden age of radio.

Mimicking the radio studio experience from the 1940s, “When Radio Was King” will include...

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Tibbits “A Popped Potpourri” Perfect for Family Outing

Coldwater, MI – To celebrate its popular Popcorn Theatre, Tibbits Summer Theatre has rolled what everyone loves about those family-friendly productions into a feature performance in its revised season called “A Popped Potpourri.”

Called a big cornucopia of fun, the show is designed to delight both young and old, featuring musical favorites from popular...

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Tibbits Opens Summer Theatre with “Sing Happy”

Coldwater- Tibbits Summer Theatre will open its 2020 season with “Sing Happy” on July 9, a much-welcomed return of live entertainment for those longing to whistle a happy tune and get back to their pre-Covid lives.

In this opening show, professional actors will showcase their favorite songs from Broadway—melodies that are guaranteed to lift spirits! This...

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