Broadway in Columbia The Wizard of Oz

Touring production of The Wizard of Oz hits the Koger Center on Feb. 18 as part of Broadway in Columbia’s current season.

Broadway in Columbia

broadwayincolumbia.com, 803-251-2222. Presenting Broadway-caliber touring theater productions in Columbia. All shows at the Koger Center.

Nov. 20-21 — Jersey Boys

Jan. 13-14 — Kinky Boots

Feb. 18 — The Wizard of Oz

Feb. 24 — Rock of Ages

March 4-5 — Something Rotten

March 23 — Chicago

April 2-7 — Beautiful: The Carole King Musical


Chapin Theatre Company

107 Columbia Ave., 803-240-8544, chapintheatre.org

Sept. 28-Oct. 7 — Things My Mother Taught Me

Nov. 29-Dec. 9 — A Charlie Brown Christmas Musical


Columbia College

1301 Columbia College Dr., columbiasc.edu. Performances held at Cottingham Theatre.


Fine Arts Center of Kershaw County

810 Lyttleton St., Camden), 803-425-7676, fineartscenter.org.

Oct. 18-21 — A Song for Coretta (NiA Production)


Harbison Theatre at Midlands Technical College

7300 College St., 803-407-5011, harbisontheatre.org

April 4 — The World of Musicals

April 13 — HT@MTC Performance Incubator: Aphra Behn – wanton woman of wit!


Newberry Opera House

1201 McKibben St., (Newberry), 803-276-6264, newberryoperahouse.com

Oct. 11 — Ain’t Misbehavin’ (musical revue)

Nov. 27  — A Very Electric Christmas

Nov. 30 — Santa’s Enchanted Workshop

Dec. 14 — A Christmas Carol

Feb. 28 — Buffalo Soldier

March 9 — Church Basement Ladies: Rise up, O Men

March 15 — An Evening of Gilbert & Sullivan Favorites

April 3-4 — Newberry College: Miss Julie

May 8 — Stuart Little


On Stage Productions

680 Cherokee Lane, (West Columbia) 803-351-6751, onstagesc.com

Sept. 27-Oct. 7 — Hairspray

November TBD — Heck the Dolls With Chardonnay

December TBD — Yes Virginia the Musical

February TBD — Thirst For Life

April TBD — Bull in a China Shop


Richland Library

richlandlibrary.com

Oct. 10 — Actors’ Theatre of South Carolina presents Frederick Douglass (Richland Library Sandhills)


Sumter Opera House

21 N Main St. (Sumter), 803-246-2500

Oct. 25 — Warehouse Theatre: The Tempest

Feb. 21 — Blindside

April 5 — Lightwire Theatre: The Ugly Duckling


Town Theatre

1012 Sumter St., 803-799-2510, towntheatre.com

Sept. 14-20 — West Side Story

Nov. 2-18 — Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

Dec. 14-16 (may not be the whole weekend) — Entr’acte: Home for the Holidays

Jan. 4-20 — Arsenic and Old Lace

March 1-17 — Newsies

May 3-19 — Mamma Mia


Trustus Theatre

520 Lady St., 803-254-9532, trustus.org

Oct. 5-Nov. 3 — Silence! The Musical

Nov. 30-Dec. 22 — Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol

Jan. 18-Feb. 9 — The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Feb. 22-March 2 — Cost of Living

March 6 — Vista Queen 21

April 5-27 — F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby

May 17-June 1 — Sweat

June 28-July 27 — Heathers, The Musical

Aug. 23-Aug. 31 — Trustus Playwrights’ Festival Winner: Montgomery


USC — Center for Performance Experiment

718 Devine St., artsandsciences.sc.edu/thea

Established in 2009, the center is a unique performance space dedicated to actor training, presenting new and traditional works in exciting and experimental ways. All performances are free.

Feb. 6-17 — The Revolutionists (presented in repertory with Waiting for Godot)

Feb. 7-17 — Waiting for Godot (presented in repertory with The Revolutionists)


USC — Lab Theatre

artsandsciences.sc.edu/thea

Located in Booker T. Washington High School, 1400 Wheat St., between Sumter and Pickens streets, across from the Blatt PE Center.

Oct. 14-17 — Double Durang: An Evening of One-Acts by Christopher Durang

Dec. 1-4 — By the Bog of Cats

April 17-20 — Wonder of the World


USC — Theatre South Carolina

artsandsciences.sc.edu/thea

Oct. 5-13 — Shakespeare in Love (Drayton Hall Theatre)

Nov. 9-17 — Platonov (Longstreet Theatre)

Feb. 21-March 2 — The Wolves (Longstreet Theatre)

April 5-13 — The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Drayton Hall Theatre)


Village Square Theatre

105 Caughman Rd., (Lexington) 803-359-1436, villagesquaretheatre.com

Sept. 17-Oct. 7 — Little Shop of Horrors

Nov. 9-8 — M*A*S*H

March 15-24 — The Miracle Worker

May 10-May 26 — The Wizard of Oz


Workshop Theatre

803-799-655, workshoptheatre.com


WOW Productions

5816 Shakespeare Rd., 803-807-2969, wowproduction.org

Oct. 26-28 — Confessions of a Good Man 2 (Harbison Theatre)