Thingamajig Theatre Company roaring into July

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Photo courtesy Justin Treptow
Cassandra Brooks as Adelaide and Jesse Kortus as Nathan Detroit in “Guys and Dolls,” being performed in rotation at the Pagosa Springs Center for the Arts. 

By Amy Wolfe | Thingamajig Theatre Company

All three of the summer season shows of Thingamajig Theatre Company’s Broadway in the Mountains have now opened and will continue in rotation through Aug. 24. 

“Guys and Dolls” returned to the stage on July 5 and will have a second performance this week on Friday, July 8. “Bright Star” will have performances tonight, Thursday, July 7, and a matinee on Sunday, July 10. “The SpongeBob Musical” will take the stage on Saturday, July 11.

Please visit our website at pagosacenter.org to purchase tickets and view the dates and times of each show. Tickets are also available by calling the box office at (970) 731-SHOW (7469). Evening shows begin at 7 p.m. with doors opening at 6 p.m., while the matinee shows on Wednesdays and Sundays begin at 2 p.m. with doors to the theater opening at 1 p.m.

The Whatchamawhozit Kids Camp at Thingamajig Theatre Company is also underway this week which means “The Music Man KIDS” performances are just around the corner. Tickets go on sale today, July 7, for the shows on Saturday and Sunday, July 16 and 17, at 1 and 2:30 p.m. each day.

Tickets for “The Music Man KIDS” are $5 and can be purchased by calling the box office at (970) 731-SHOW (7469) or visiting our website, pagosacenter.com.

The Whatchamawhozit camp is in its 11th summer and taught by the professional actors of the main stage shows. The 7- to 12-year-old camp attendees will be preparing “The Music Man KIDS” under the direction of Tyler Price, a favorite instructor of previous Whatchamawhozit camps and beloved actor of the summer season.

Thingamajig Theatre Company was co-founded in 2011 by Tim and Laura Moore. It is an award-winning professional nonprofit 501(c)(3) theater in residence within the Pagosa Springs Center for the Arts. Its talented actors, directors and production teams come from across the U.S. and around the world to produce Broadway-level musicals, comedies and dramas year-round. Thingamajig is also dedicated to providing educational opportunities for youth and teens in our community.