Theatrical Productions in Branson 2009
Branson is as popular for its theatrical productions as it is for its many musical performances. On many of the Branson theater stages, you can catch a Broadway-style production that rivals and maybe even tops big city productions.
You will be amazed at the biblical story of Noah and his aka the story unfolds on stage in Noah the Musical. This classic tale takes place on the huge stage of the Sight and Sound Theatre. The cast features more than fifty well-trained live animals, set designs over forty feet in height, 3D video imaging, pyrotechnics, and laser lighting effects. With so many theatrical elements all coming together in one vivid story, Noah the Musical really comes alive for you on stage at the Sight and Sound Theatre. This show runs through October 17, 2009.
Your family will love spending an evening with Peter Pan at the Mansion Theatre. This whimsical tale brings you the story of the boy who doesn't want to grow up, Peter Pan, as well as the legendary Lots Boys, Captain Hook, Tinker Bell, Tiger Lily, and the rest of the Neverland crew in an accurate reproduction of the book. The role of Peter Pan is played by the great actress Cathy Rigby in an unforgettable performance. This show runs Tuesday through Sunday through December 12, with a hiatus between August 10 and October 31.
Treat your family to a different kind of circus in Branson when you watch the Acrobats of China featuring the New Shanghai Circus. The Acrobats of China will leave you speechless with their amazing acts of agility and flexibility. More than forty talented professionals will entertain you with Eastern dance, acrobatics, trapeze skills, aerial ballet, and more. The Acrobats of China brings a uniquely Eastern flair to the traditional circus. This show runs daily through the end of the year.
Enjoy the fresh air of the Ozarks while you take in a show when you catch the Shepherd of the Hills Outdoor Drama. This show brings you a large-scale production with over eighty cast members, telling the story of the best-selling novel about the history of the Branson area, Shepherd of the Hills. You will enjoy everything from square dancing to a heated shootout in this show. This show takes place most days through October 24, 2009. Please check the schedule.
If you liked Grease, you'll love Disney's High School Musical. This show has often been compared to the 1970s hit movie Grease, telling the story of teen love pulled apart by outside forces and other high school drama. This show takes place at the RFD-TV Theatre. Chock full of great choreography and your favorite tunes from the movie, your family will love watching Troy Bolton, Gabriella Montez, and their group of friends explore their conflicting emotions and high school drama on stage. This show takes place on July 25 at 3 and 8pm only.
Give your family an experience they will remember for years to come with any of the fabulous theatrical productions at the Branson theaters!