Theatre TCC!

View of TCC's Turner Auditorium

The Theatre TCC! pledge is simple: to keep artistic quality high and to make the trip to our campus rewarding.  

Through the ongoing work of the TCC Foundation and generous corporate and private support, Theatre TCC! provides nearly thirty students with annual scholarships that allow them to explore their artistic dreams.  

2022-23 Season

Come journey with us! Our 2022-23 line-up centers on three magical adventures that are guaranteed to delight and engage the imagination. 

She Kills Monsters 

By Qui Nguyen 

Written by acclaimed playwright and Vietnamese storyteller Qui Nguyen, She Kills Monsters tells the story of Agnes Evans as she deals with the death of her younger sister, Tilly. When Agnes stumbles upon Tilly’s Dungeons & Dragons notebook, she finds herself catapulted into a journey of discovery and action-packed adventure in the imaginary world that was her sister’s refuge. 

October 6-8 at 8:00 p.m. 
October 14-15 at 8:00 p.m. 
October 16 at 2:00 p.m.

Peter and the Starcatcher 

A Play by Rick Elice 
Based on the novel by Dave Barry 
Adapted by James Magruder and Ridley Pearson 

The Tony-winning play, based on the best-selling novels, upends the century-old story of how a miserable orphan boy becomes the legendary Peter Pan. From marauding pirates and jungle tyrants to unwilling comrades and unlikely heroes, Peter and the Starcatcher playfully explores the depths of greed and despair... and the bonds of friendship, duty and love. 

November 17-19 at 8:00 p.m. 
December 2-3 at 8:00 p.m.  
December 4 at 2:00 p.m.

Head Over Heels  

Original Book by Jeff Whitty 
Adapted by James Magruder 
Music and Lyrics by The Go-Go’s 

A laugh-out-loud love story set to the music of the iconic hit songs of the 1980s all-female rock band, The Go-Go’s, Head over Heels is a celebration of love in all its infinite varieties, told through the story of a royal family that must embark on an extravagant journey to save their beloved kingdom and find love and acceptance. 

April 6-8 at 8:00 p.m.  
April 14-15 at 8:00 p.m.  
April 16 at 2:00 p.m. 

 

Tickets

Tickets for performances may be purchased online or at the door the day of the show. We only accept cash and checks at the box office. 

Tickets for "She Kills Monsters" are now on sale HERE.

TCC students, faculty, and staff receive free admission. Simply show your TCC ID at the door. 

Support Theatre TCC!

There are many exciting ways you can help support Theatre TCC! To invest in our Signature Seat Program or to donate to our scholarship fund, please contact TCC’s Foundation at foundation@tcc.fl.edu or (850) 201-8580.   

Benefit performances and group rates are available to serve everyone in the community. For more information, contact Eva.Nielsen@tcc.fl.edu 

Our Venue

All Theatre TCC! performances take place in the beautiful Turner Auditorium, part of TCC's Fine & Performing Arts Center.  The auditorium boasts 490 seats with plenty of legroom, great sightlines, and fantastic acoustics. 

While attending a Theatre TCC! performance, audiences are encouraged to visit the Ralph Hurst Gallery and TCC Fine Arts Gallery before the show, only steps away from the theatre.  

Auditions

SPRING AUDITIONS

January 10 & 11, 2023: Casting for the musical, Head over Heels. Details coming soon!

TCC Theatre Program

Discover the ins and outs of acting and on-stage productions through coursework in THEATRE at Tallahassee Community College. Our diverse program offers introductory classes as well as advanced training in live theatrical productions. 

Courses 

THE2000 - Theatre Appreciation 
THE2090 - Theatre Production 
THE2100 - Introduction to Theatre History 
TPA1200 - Introduction to Stagecraft 
TPP2110 - Fundamentals of Acting 
TPP2111 - Advanced Acting (Spring only) 
TPP2120 - Creative Improvisation 
TPP2250 - Introduction to Musical Theatre (Fall only)  
ORI2000- Oral Interpretation of Literature (Spring only)

 

Contact Us 

Eva Nielsen, Director of Theatre
(850) 201-9882
Eva.Nielsen@tcc.fl.edu 

Ken Frederickson, Technical Director
(850) 201-8072
Ken.Frederickson@tcc.fl.edu 

John Schultz, Director of Forensics
(850) 201-8037 ​
John.Schultz@tcc.fl.edu 

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