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The reviews are in and CHESS is a HIT! “Tidewater Players makes their bold opening gambit, setting the bar extraordinarily high for all the productions that follow it this season.” CHESS AT TIDEWATER PLAYERS Are you where you want to be and who you want to be and…  
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Auditions for A CHRISTMAS STORY, the Musical!

Tidewater Players is pleased to announce auditions for our upcoming holiday musical, another regional Premiere of the musical version of the perennial holiday classic, A Christmas Story. Auditions will be held Saturday, September 8th from 1 to 4 and Tuesday, September 11th from 6 to 9 at the Cultural Center at…  
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Our 2018-2019 opens with CHESS

CHESS (New UK Version) September 7-16, 2018 Music by Benny Andersson & Björn Ulvaeus Lyrics by Tim Rice Based on an Idea by Tim Rice Directed by Mark Briner Musical Direction by R. Christopher Rose & Stephanie Cvach Choreographed by Bambi Johnson “Tidewater Players makes their bold opening gambit, setting…  
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A Look Back at Our Critically Acclaimed Production of CHESS

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In exciting breaking news, Tidewater Players is ecstatic to announce auditions for the Maryland Premiere of the new revised London version of CHESS. With music by Benny Andersson & Bjorn Ulvaeus, the creative half of international pop music legends ABBA, and lyrics by Tim Rice, renowned for his work with…  
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Check back very soon for news and announcements regarding our exciting upcoming 20018-2019 as soon as we are allowed to give updates!


 July 13 at 7 p.m. & July 14 at 2 p.m. Everybody’s favorite ogre comes to Tidewater with a great score and a funny but universal lesson on accepting ourselves and others. Catch this summer’s Tidewater Juniors and Tidewater Kids production of SHREK Jr.  Get tickets at the link on the right.

1776 the Musical

May 4 – 20, 2018 America’s Prize Winning Musical Music & Lyrics by SHERMAN EDWARDS Book by PETER STONE Based on a concept by Sherman Edwards Director: Laurie Starkey Musical Director: Chris Rose   The seminal event in American history blazes to vivid life in this most unconventional Tony Award…  
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Without a CLUE

An Original Comedy by Mark Briner February 23 – March 4, 2018 Directed by Mark Briner Based on a classic game where YOU are the detective, this new original comic farce gathers a group of colorful suspects at the scene of the crime to be. As the evening unfolds in…  
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SEPTEMBER 15th-24th RESERVE NOW! After a two year absence, Tidewater Players is ecstatic to be back home as the resident theatre company of the newly renovated Cultural Center at the Opera House, opening our 2017-2018 season with the encore of this fun-filled 50s-60s musical salute to the girl groups of pop and…  
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