Covedale Center for the Performing Arts
Announces the 2013 -2014 Season!
$114 for the 6 show season
Thursdays at 7:30pm,
Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm and
Sundays at 2 pm.
Description available on first Saturday of each run
Call 513-241-6550 or
click here for online renewals
Deadline for renewals to keep same day and seats - June 14
Single tickets go onsale - July 15
Individual Show price $24 Adults / $21 Seniors & Students & Groups of 20 or more
Subscriptions on sale now
Subscriptions mailed on July 12
The Covedale 2013 -2014 subscription series features the music of Johnny Cash,
Dracula, a holiday classic, a fast-paced whodunit, a salute to the music of Tony
Bennett and all that jazz!
Come enjoy great theatrical entertainment – at a great price! Where else can you get six wonderful
shows at the low, Subscriber – only price of $19.00 per ticket? The Covedale will now have plenty of
great subscriber seats available with great views of the stage – for renewing
subscribers and new patrons alike!
New subscribers are encouraged to get
their seats now, for best seating choices.
Cincinnati Federal Savings is back as the Covedale Season
sponsor! Cincinnati Federal is a
real partner for the surrounding community and their generous support keeps the
development of the Covedale on track for the year ahead.
The Covedale Center for the Performing Arts features the best in local
performers and performances. “We’ll
now feature a full theatre season and enough shows and seats for our expanding
patron base.” The coming season will
again see “the Covedale” grow as the region’s most exciting theatrical venue!
Ring of Fire –
September 5 – 29, 2013
The Music of Johnny Cash
Created by Richard Maltby, Jr./Conceived by William Meade; Orchestrations by
Steven Bishop and Jeff Lisenby
A set of
gifted singers and instrumentalists sing through some of the greatest songs of
one of America's most brilliant singer/songwriters, Johnny Cash. Though he is
never impersonated, his remarkable life story is told through his music,
climaxing in a concert that will both move and exhilarate!
Dracula October 17 – November 10, 2013
John L. Balderston, Hamilton Deane
& Bram Stoker
whose father is the doctor in charge of an English sanitorium, has been attacked
by some mysterious illness. Dr. Van Helsing, a specialist, believes that the
girl is the victim of a vampire, a sort of ghost that goes about at night
sucking blood from its victims. The vampire is at last found to be a certain
Count Dracula, whose ghost is at last laid to rest in a striking and novel
manner. Pure escape and great fun.
A Christmas Carol
29 – December 22, 2013
Book and Lyrics by Tim Perrino, Music by Jeremy Helmes, Based on the book by
Come join the tradition! Share the holidays with thousands of Covedale patrons
as they come back each year for this special musical version of the Christmas
classic. Our annual holiday haunter has yuletide ghouls and merrymaking
a-plenty! We’ll “Bring Back
Christmas” with the not-so- “Dear, Mr. Scrooge”, while Bob Cratchit counts his
heavenly “Christmas Treasure” and Tiny Tim chimes in with “God Bless Us
Everyone!” It’s “Christmas First of
All” at the Covedale!
The 39 Steps
January 23 – February 16, 2014
Adapted By Patrick Barlow, from the novel by John Buchan From the movie of Alfred Hitchcock
Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you
have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic
of theatre! This 2-time Tony® and Drama Desk Award-winning treat is packed with
nonstop laughs, over 150 zany characters (played by a ridiculously talented cast
of 4), an on-stage plane crash, handcuffs, missing fingers and some good
old-fashioned romance! The 39
Steps was Broadway's longest running comedy, and played its 500th
performance on Broadway, May 19th, 2009.
I Left My Heart,
February 27 – March 23, 2014
A Salute to the Music of Tony Bennett
Created by David Grapes and Todd Olson
I LEFT MY
HEART sports a thrilling score of 40 standards all recorded by Bennett,
including "Because Of You," "Stranger In Paradise," "Top Hat, White Tie And
Tails," "The Best Is Yet To Come," "On Green Dolphin Street," "When Will The
Bells Ring For Me," "Cold, Cold Heart," "Boulevard Of Broken Dreams," "I Wanna
Be Around," "The Good Life," "Rags To Riches," and his best-known hit, "I Left
My Heart In San Francisco."
10 – May 4, 2014
Book by Arthur Laurents; Music by Jule Styne; Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim;
Suggested by memoirs of Gypsy Rose Lee
Original Production by David Merrick & Leland Hayward; Originally directed and
choreographed by Jerome Robbins.
GYPSY is the
ultimate story about an aggressive stage mother. Join Rose, June and Louise in
their trip across the United States during the 1920's, when vaudeville was dying
and burlesque was born. Jule Styne's music and Stephen Sondheim's lyrics
include: “Let Me Entertain You”, “Some
People”, “You'll Never Get Away from Me”, “If Momma Was Married”, “All I Need Is
the Girl”, “Everything's Coming Up Roses”, “You Gotta Get A Gimmick” and
“Together Wherever We Go”. This
is a gripping story of one of the most frightening aspects of show business.