CHICO THEATER COMPANY 2022 Season

WE ARE THRILLED TO PRESENT A NUMBER OF FANTASTIC SHOWS FOR 2022

Please come join us!

What’s On Stage?

January 21 – February 13
Thu, Fri, Sat – 7:30 PM
Sun – 2:00 PM

An idealistic King Arthur hopes to create a kingdom built on honor and dignity, embodied by his Knights of The Round Table. His lofty ideals are tested when lovely Queen Guenevere, falls in love with the dashing knight Sir Lancelot. The fate of the kingdom hangs in the balance! The legendary love triangle of Arthur, Guenevere and Lancelot leaps from the pages of T.H. White’s novel along with a top notch musical score from Lerner & Loewe.

This new small cast version will delight you with all the classic songs and Arthurian legend.

Adult: $25
Senior/Youth: $22
(65 & older or 12 & under)

March 4 – March 20
Thu, Fri, Sat – 7:30 PM
Sun – 2:00 PM

A tribute to the great English farces, A Fox On The Fairway will take you on a hilarious romp. It pokes fun at  the stuffy denizens of two private country clubs as they battle it out for the annual championship. Filled with  behind the back antics, and over the top romantic shenanigans, it’s a furiously paced comedy that recalls the Marx Brothers’ classics. Think Caddyshack on steroids!

A witty and charming madcap adventure, The Fox On The Fairway is a show about love, life, and mans’ eternal love affair with… golf (and girls…)

Adult: $20
Senior/Youth: $18
(65 & older or 12 & under)

April 22 – May 15
Thu, Fri, Sat – 7:30 PM
Sun – 2:00 PM

Jesus Christ Superstar has wowed audiences for over 40 years. It is set against the backdrop of extraordinary events as seen through the eyes of Judas Iscariot. Based on the Gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John, it follows the last week of Jesus Christ’s life. Told entirely through song, JC Superstar explores the    relationships between Jesus, Judas, Mary Magdalene, His disciples, His followers and the Roman Empire.

Highly charged and set to an award winning score, Jesus Christ Superstar is not to be missed!

Adult: $25
Senior/Youth: $22

(65 & older or 12 & under)

June 3 – June 19
Thu, Fri, Sat – 7:30 PM
Sun – 2:00 PM

Carl & Phil decide to open a gourmet restaurant. Although they have lots of spirit, they have very little good judgement. Their restaurant flounders while a popular crosstown spot has been crowded ever since a notorious mobster was shot there over 20 years ago. They wonder; “What if someone got murdered in our restaurant?” Flaming Idiots is hysterically funny and fast paced with doors slamming, mistaken identities, and the signature drink… the “Flaming Idiot”! 

It’s Weekend at Bernie’s in a restaurant. Don’t miss this non-stop laugh riot!

Adult: $20
Senior/Youth: $18
(65 & older or 12 & under)

July 8 – July 31
Thu, Fri, Sat – 7:30 PM
Sun – 2:00 PM

Paroled from prison, Percy ends up in Gilead, WI. Once idyllic, the town is now dying. Sparks fly as Percy and Hannah, the owner of The Spitfire Grill, learn to work together. But when the local Sheriff starts to care for Percy, she rebuffs him. Hannah decides to sell The Spitfire but there are no takers so Percy suggests that Hannah raffle it off at $100 a chance. As bags of mail soon arrive, The Spitfire and the town come to life!

A heartwarming and moving musical that features an outstanding score!

Best for ages 13 and older

Adult: $25
Senior/Youth: $22
(65 & older or 12 & under)

August 12 – August 28
Thu, Fri, Sat – 7:30 PM
Sun – 2:00 PM

When Nigel, who admits to living a boring life, goes to the theatre, he meets a sexy, mysterious woman who claims that she is a spy. When he takes her home, she is subsequently  murdered and a secret organization called The 39 Steps is soon hot on Nigel’s trail. A nationwide manhunt ensues that climaxes in a death-defying finale! A riotous blend of suspense and tongue-in-cheek humor is brought to the stage by four actors playing over 150 characters.

The 39 Steps is an unforgettable evening of pure pleasure, panic and pathos! 

Adult: $20
Senior/Youth: $18
(65 & older or 12 & under)

September 16 – October 9
Thu, Fri, Sat – 7:30 PM
Sun – 2:00 PM

Set in the 1590’s, Nick and Nigel Bottom are desperate to author a hit  play but are stuck in the shadow of Wm Shakespeare. When a soothsayer foretells that the future of theatre  involves singing, dancing and acting at the same time, they set out to write the world’s first musical. But amidst the scandalous excitement of opening night, the Brothers realize that true success also means being true to thine self.

Something Rotten is a hilarious mash-up of 16th century Shakespeare and 21st century Broadway.

A bit racy at times, best for adults

Adult: $25
Senior/Youth: $22
(65 & older or 12 & under)

November 25 – December 18
Thu, Fri, Sat – 7:30 PM
Sun – 2:00 PM

Karol, a disillusioned social worker, is trudging home on Christmas Eve when she encounters a man sitting on a park bench. Mistaking him for homeless, Karol offers the stranger some food. A seemingly innocent gesture turns into comedic hilarity when he shows up in her apartment claiming to be Santa Claus. Karol finds herself trapped with “Mr. Claus” and forced to confront her feelings about Christmas.

Another Night Before Christmas is a holiday musical that is humorous, heartwarming and  touching.

Adult: $25
Senior/Youth: $22
(65 & older or 12 & under)