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I had the pleasure of seeing Derby Dinner Playhouse’s newest musical last week and highly recommend it!   Now onstage is the ALL NEW musical comedy A MIGHTY FORTRESS IS OUR BASEMENT, a great follow-up show to the popular Church Basement Ladies that the Playhouse previously presented.  In this newest installment, the church basement ladies are cookin’ again with new songs and more lessons reluctantly learned through the hilarious antics and down-to-earth charm.  Its 1960 and a Reformation is underway. Beverly, played by Katelyn Webb, a young teen is getting her first pair of high heels for confirmation, a very important storyline...
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Today we celebrate with a giveaway for our Christmas in July Celebration!  Sponsored by Derby Dinner Playhouse!    This is your chance to win 2 tickets to Mary Poppins at Derby Dinner Playhouse to a performance of your choice!  Check out our review of this spectacular show by clicking here One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts in a whole new way – as a musical!  Based on the books by P.L. Travers and the classic Walt Disney film, celebrating its 50th Anniversary this year, MARY POPPINS has delighted Broadway audiences and received nominations for...
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Last night, I had the pleasure of seeing a Preview Performance of Mary Poppins, the newest show to open at Derby Dinner Playhouse in Clarksville, IN.  I was swept away to a magical place for a few hours and at the end I wanted to go back and see it all over again!  In a refreshing stage production, Derby Dinner brings Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s “MARY POPPINS” The Broadway Musical to life!  With all of your favorite songs from the popular movie, you will be singing along! One of the most popular Disney movies of all time is capturing hearts...
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Last week Derby Dinner Playhouse opened the world premiere musical comedy, PRINCESS PENELOPE’S DRAGON, as part of their Children’s Musical Theatre Series.  This show, like all of their Children’s Theater shows, was spectacular.  Under the direction of Matthew Brennan, a fairytale world comes alive and children learn the about not lying and building meaningful friendships.   It’s Princess Penelope’s birthday and, as she is loved and admired by all, the kingdom is set to celebrate!  Penelope tries to live up to everyone’s expectations and tries to be perfect all the time.  When she makes mistakes, instead of taking responsibility, she...
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Derby Dinner Playhouse kicked off their 40th Anniversary season for 2014-2015 last week with the comedy CASH ON DELIVERY.  If you need a great laugh, this is the show for you!  We laughed so much it hurt!  CASH ON DELIVERY is a fast-paced farce about con artist Eric Swan, played by Cary Wiger.  He has duped the welfare authorities for years by claiming every type of benefit for the innumerable people he claims live at his address.  This scam nets him tens of thousands of tax free dollars.  Just when he decides to kill off many of the imaginary recipients,...
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