Beehive is the ultimate celebration of 1960's female empowerment. Featuring such timeless classics as "My Boyfriend's Back", "It's My Party", "Sweet Talkin' Guy", "Be My Baby", "Son of a Preacher Man", "The Name Game", "Me and Bobby McGee" and "You Don't Own Me", Beehive nostalgically recalls the days of miniskirts, transistor radios and flower power. Some content may not be appropriate for children. "You'll be singing along in no time!" Brookings: June 13-15, PAC Proscenium Theatre, 7:30 p.m. (Matinee: June 16, 2:00 p.m.)
By Scott Haan
Lois Lancaster is a big-city journalist writing about the current state of mental health facilities. Her research takes her to a hospital populated with a unique group of quirky patients who imagine they are crime-fighting superheroes. At first Lois finds their elaborate superhero fantasies to be an entertaining diversion, the wild delusions of unstable minds, until something unusual happens that makes her wonder....
“You don’t have to be a fan of superheroes, or know anything about them, to enjoy it.”
Recommended for All Audiences
By L. Frank Baum
Music/Lyrics by Harold Arlen and E.Y. Hardburg
This beloved tale, in which a Kansas farm girl travels over the rainbow to discover the magical power of home, has been entertaining audiences for generations. Includes the songs “Over The Rainbow,” “Munchkinland (Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead),” “If I Only Had A Brain/A Heart/The Nerve,” “We’re Off To See The Wizard (Follow The Yellow Brick Road),” and “The Merry Old Land of Oz.” Great fun for the entire family!
“A heartwarming romp brims with brains and courage.” – The Guardian