Emerald Coast Theatre Company - Series

Sep 20, 2018 to Oct 7, 2018

Emerald Coast Theatre Company is a professional theatre based in Miramar Beach, Florida.  ECTC’s mission is to enrich and entertain the Emerald Coast community through professional and educational theater. The Professional theater efforts are focused on engaging and thought provoking productions for adults and families, improv shows, and hosting the Northwest Florida Theatre Festival. The Educational programming includes after school and home-school programs for children. The Theatre for Young Audiences productions serve through school field trip opportunities along with family and summer visitor entertainment.

The Spitfire Grill
Music and book by James Valcq, lyrics and book by Fred Alley, based on the film by Lee David Zlotoff
Sept 20th-Oct 7th: Thurs, Fri, Sat 7:30pm, Sunday 2pm *(Sat Oct 6th at 3pm & 7:30pm)
A feisty parolee follows her dreams, based on a page from an old travel book, to a small town in Wisconsin and finds a place for herself working at Hannah's Spitfire Grill. It is for sale but there are no takers for the only eatery in the depressed town, so newcomer Percy suggests to Hannah that she raffle it off. Entry fees are one hundred dollars and the best essay on why you want the grill wins. Soon, mail is arriving by the wheelbarrow full and things are definitely cookin' at the Spitfire Grill.  This heartwarming musical will lift your spirits and give you a song in your heart. 
Running Time: 90 mins, For Ages 13 and older

It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play
by Joe Landry
Dec 6th-Dec 23rd: Thurs, Fri, Sat 7:30pm, Sunday 2pm
This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940’s radio broadcast. With the help of an ensemble that brings dozens of characters to the stage, and live, on-stage sound effects, the story of idealistic George Bailey unfolds as he considers a world in which he’d never been born one fateful Christmas Eve.
Running Time 90 mins, For all ages 

Dancing Lessons
By Mark St. Germain
Jan 17th-Feb 3rd: Thurs, Fri, Sat 7:30pm, Sunday 2pm*(Sun Jan 20th at 6pm) 
The Story of Ever, a young man with Asperger’s syndrome, who seeks the instruction of a Broadway dancer to learn enough dancing to survive an awards dinner. The dancer, Senga, however, is recovering from an injury that may stop her dancing career permanently. As their relationship unfolds, they’re both caught off-guard by the discoveries—both hilarious and heartwarming—that they make about each other and about themselves.
Running Time 95 mins, For Ages: 13 and older 

Bad Dates:Starring Jennifer Steele
By Theresa Rebeck
March 7th-10th (one weekend only): Thurs, Fri, Sat 7:30pm, Sunday 2pm
Restaurant manager and shoe connoisseur Haley Walker is finally ready to re-enter the dating world. From the privacy of her bedroom, she relates a series of hilarious tales while preparing for, and recovering from, one dreadful date after another. One of the most popular shows in Huntington history, this 15th anniversary production of Theresa Rebeck’s sweet and sharp comedy will be the hottest date night in town and a triumphant night out for women of all ages!
Running Time 90 mins, For Mature Audiences 

Around the World in 80 Days
Adapted by Mark Brown from the novel by Jules Verne
March 28th-April 7th: Thurs, Fri, Sat 7:30pm, Sunday 2pm
It's not the destination, it's the journey. Jules Verne's classic tale springs to life in this clever, fast-paced comedy for the whole family. Proper gentleman Phileas Fogg strikes a wager and sets off on a race that puts his fortune and life at risk. With his faithful servant at his side, he has just 80 days to circle the globe–an inconceivable feat in the year 1872! Fierce natives, furious typhoons, runaway trains, a damsel in distress and a dogged detective threaten to delay him at every step in this delightful, whirlwind odyssey that will keep you on the edge of your seat from beginning to unexpected end.
Running Time: 120 mins For all ages 

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