Calendar of Coming Events

The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe

December 6-15 at THE EMPRESS.  Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM.  Sunday matinees at 2:00 PM.

Director Thad Mayhugh returns to C. S. Lewis' beloved fable for this season's holiday offering!  A theatrical extravaganza featuring children, adults, amazing costumes and awe inspiring effects, this "winter wonder" will add joy to your holiday season!

For tickets, call (270) 683-5333 or purchase on this page.  Tickets are $18.00 for adults, $12.00 for students.  There will be a $2.00 surcharge on all tickets purchased at the door.

Sponsored by GreenStone Services.

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Sons of the Prophet (DINNER PREVIEW)

Thursday, Feb. 6 at 6:30 PM

Our popular DINNER THEATRE returns with this thoughtful comedy-drama.  A delicious meal catered by a local establishment precedes the first look at TWO's latest offering!

Tickets to the DINNER PREVIEW are $30.00 ($22.50 for members of TWO).  Tickets may be obtained by calling (270) 683-5333 or online at  There will be a $2.00 surcharge on all tickets purchased at the door. 

This exciting event will be at TRINITY CENTRE on Fifth St! 

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Sons of the Prophet

By Stephen Karam

February 7-16 at TRINITY CENTRE.  Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM.  Sundays at 2:00 PM.  

Comedy-drama about a Lebanese-American family adjusting to the death of their father, this hit from 2011 won multiple prestigious awards.  Two brothers must care for an aging uncle as well as themselves, as they enter the work force and the world of human relations.

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Summer Shorts 2020 SUBMISSIONS

Win CASH AWARDS for original plays!  Beginning November 20, 2019, Theatre Workshop of Owensboro (TWO) will accept original one-act plays for SUMMER SHORTS 2020, a festival of exciting new plays!  A CASH AWARD of $500 will be given for the piece voted BEST PLAY.  A prize of $250 will go to the AUDIENCE FAVORITE.    

To submit your play, you need to do two things. First, send your script to, in PDF format.  Include your name, address, email, and phone number in the email that accompanies your submitted script. DO NOT put this information on the cover page of your script. This will allow the reading committee to read your submission “blindly”.

Then click on the BUY TICKETS icon on this page. The entry fee is $20 per submission. There is a two script limit per playwright. No more than one play per playwright will be produced.  Submissions will be accepted through February 29, 2020.  

Once we have confirmed your entry fee has been paid, your script will be evaluated to assure it meets the criteria of the competition as listed below.  Playwrights whose work is selected for production will be notified by March 15, 2020.

Script Criteria:

Scripts must not have been published (other than by the playwright) or performed (other than staged readings) prior to this competition.

Scripts must be no longer than 20 pages (not including title pages or character descriptions) in PDF format.  Scripts must not call for more than 5 characters.

Scripts should require minimal sets and set pieces. This will be a factor in final selection for production in SUMMER SHORTS 2020.

Scripts can be of any topic or genre the playwright chooses. There are no restrictions on language or content.

We look forward to reading some exciting new works!

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March 6, 7 at 7:00 PM.  March 8 at 2:00 PM.  March 13, 14 at 7:00 PM.  March 15 at 2:00 PM.  

Directed by Travis Chaney, this children's musical is a GIRL POWER experience for a new generation!  13 year-old Edwina Spoonapple leads neighborhood kids through a series of production numbers for the latest edition of her weekly ADVICE- A-PALOOZA!  The result is a collection of songs about food, friends and growing up.

Tickets are $15.00 for adults and $12.00 for students.  There will be a $2.00 surcharge on all tickets purchased at the door.

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Something's Afoot

A musical by James McDonald, David Vos, and Robert Gerlach, with additional music by Ed Linderman.  

April 17-26 at THE EMPRESS.  Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 PM.  Sunday matinees at 2:00 PM.

A musical spoof of British mystery stories, especially Agatha Christie's And Then There Were None!  The play involves a group of people who are invited to the lake estate of Lord Dudley Rancour. When the wealthy lord is found dead, it's a race against the clock to find out whodunnit.

Laughs galore and catchy music have made this musical comedy a hit with audiences the world over.

Tickets in advance are $20.00 for adults and $15.00 for students.  There will be a $2.00 surcharge on all tickets purchased at the door.  For tickets, call (270) 683-5333 or purchase on this page.

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Ticket Information

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Please Note: There are no refunds on ticket purchases.

All Mainstage Stage performances and Youth Productions will have a $2 increase at door sale. Please purchase your tickets in advance to miss this charge. (tickets go off sale online two hours before performance time)

Tickets purchased online include a $1 per ticket processing fee. (Per ticket fee is waived for TWO Members).

TWO Members always pay the lowest ticket prices!

We have two levels of annual membership:


  • Up to two tickets to Theatre Workshop shows at savings up to 50% off.
  • No purchase or exchange fees.
  • Early-bird sales and special event invitations.

FAMILY MEMBERSHIP includes all the benefits shown above plus:

  • Two additional discounted tickets to Theatre Workshop shows and events (total four tickets per show).

To purchase a TWO Membership, or for more information, visit our Membership Page.

Season Passes

Please contact the Box Office to learn about our season passes! Five show, four show, and three show options available.

Our 56th  Season includes:
Escanaba in Da Moonlight
Sense and Sensibility
Something's Afoot
Sons of the Prophet
The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe

Ticket exchanges may be made until 24 hours before the original performance date,by calling the TWO Box Office

If you have questions, please call the TWO Box Office. Or write, tickets@TheatreWorkshop.Org

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