A Year of Theatrical Celebration and Anniversaries
May 8 - June 7, 2015
The gifted teacher Annie Sullivan, Lucy Faust, is summoned by the family to help the girl understand the world from which she is isolated, freeing Helen Keller, Dru Delaney, from her internal prison forever. The story of Anne Sullivan's struggle to teach the blind and deaf Helen Keller how to communicate. Alongside of these great actors, is Dane Rhodes, Jillian Vedros, Jake Wynn-Wilson, and Roger & Daphne Hernandez.
June 25 - 28, 2015
Shrek the Musical Jr. - Rougarou Theatre Troupe
When a green ogre named Shrek discovers his swamp has been 'swamped' with all sorts of fairytale creatures by the scheming Lord Farquaad, Shrek sets out with a very loud Donkey by his side to persuade Farquaad to give Shrek his swamp back. Instead a deal is made.
Directed by: Perry Martin
January 24, 2015
Performer / Educator / Artist / Guitarist / Storyteller
Celebrating 55 years of its Broadway premiere
March 6 - 29, 2015
Celebrating a Return to Stage
Elwood P. Dowd, Perry Martin, is a wealthy drunk who starts having visions of a giant rabbit named Harvey. Elwood lives with his sister Veta, Casey McShain, and her daughter Myrtle Mae Simmons, Camille Griffin, and Veta worries that Elwood has gone insane. In the process of trying to have him committed, Veta admits that she occasionally sees Harvey herself. The director of the mental home, Dr. Chumley, tries to reconcile his duty to help Elwood with his own growing experiences with Harvey.
November 7 - December 14, 2014
Charlie Brown Christmas
By Charles M. Schulz
Based on the television special by Bill Mendevz & Lee Mendelson, Adapted by Eric Schaeffer
By special arrangements with Arthur Whitelaw & Ruby Persson
Starring Travis Resor as Charlie Brown, Sara Jane Goodrum as Lucy & Hailey Thibodeaux as Snoopy
The Halifax Theatre Company brings to life on the Bayou Playhouse stage the Regional Premiere of Charles M. Schulz’s beloved animated Holiday Classic. Join Charlie Brown, Sally, Lucy, Linus, Snoopy & the rest of the Peanut’s gang as they search for the true meaning of Christmas. A wonderful gift for kids of all ages.
September 5 - 29, 2014
Katrina The Mother-In-Law of 'em All
What happens when five Katrina survivors gather in the Mother-In-Law Lounge to retrace their footsteps? Experience the heartbreak, humanity, and yes, comedy through the journeys of these New Orleanians.
The Louisiana and regional premiere in commemoration of the storm's 9th anniversary; Staged at the Bayou Playhouse, a theatre built from pieces and parts of theaters closed down by Katrina's landfall.