The Play That Goes Wrong begins before the curtain has even been raised, as the audience are present while the Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society prepare to stage their new production – the 1920s murder mystery 'Murder at Haversham Manor'. However the set is not yet complete and there is no time to finish it off…..the […]
Announcing our Youth Theater Spring Break Show and Camp: Theater is a great opportunity for kids of all ages to learn and build communication and creative skills while having as much fun as possible. Our goal at The Depot is to provide a safe and accepting space for students to explore their creativity and empower […]
In The Heights Audition Preparation Workshop - FREE ADMISSION. Dance and Vocal Preparation for In The Heights auditions. Featuring Choreography Instruction by Jon Montgomery (Director Choreographer) & Vocal Instruction by Kerry Kuplic (Music Director). When: Saturday, March 19th 1pm - 5pm Where: The Depot Theater 201 East Wyatt Earp Boulevard, Dodge City, Kansas 67801 Please […]
Mowgli is rambunctious and curious, scrappy and silly. Sound like a kid you know? This new adaptation of the beloved Rudyard Kipling story finds a child lost in the Indian jungle, where he is adopted by Baloo the Bear, Bagheera the panther, and all the beasts who call the mysterious wilderness home. This fast-paced retelling […]
Depot Theater Public Paranormal Investigation Road Trip Paranormal and Everyday-Legacy Paranormal are RETURNING for a night of investigating the hauntings of the Depot Theater, and YOU get to join us! Bring your flashlights, cameras and/or gear, because you never know what we might encounter! Doors open at 730pm and event begins at 8pm with a […]
In the Heights tells the universal story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood - a place where the coffee from the corner bodega is light and sweet, the windows are always open and the breeze carries the rhythm of three generations of music. It’s a community on the brink of change, full […]
The Depot Theater presents Dodge City Depot Nights. After a long day of soaking up all the activities and fun of Dodge City Days, step into the historic Sante Fe Depot train station and enjoy a cold beverage from the iconic Fred Harvey Bar. This beautiful building has been lovely restored and renovated to transport visitors to the past. Like the many thousands of travelers that have passed through Dodge City, come sit in the Harvey Hotel Lobby, look over Wyatt Earp Boulevard, and ponder days gone by. There will be live entertainment, specialty cocktails, and concessions for purchase. There is no charge for entrance. All ages welcome."
Filled with hilarious repartee and not a few acerbic but mostly humorously revealing verbal collisions, the play moves toward tragedy when, in the second act, the spunky Shelby (who is diabetic) risks pregnancy and forfeits her life. The sudden realization of their mortality affects the others, but also draws on the underlying strength - and love - which give the play, and its characters, the special quality to make them truly touching, funny and marvelously amiable company in good times and bad.