A Passport of Plays


Panola College's 2016-2017 theatre season presents A Passport of Plays.  This year's productions are Chemical Imbalance: A Jekyll and Hyde Play by Lauren Wilson, the very popular annual dinner theatre;  Kabuki Lady Macbeth by Karen Sunde, the KCACTF production,  Fall and Spring semester presentations of Student Directed and Original Work, Ajax in Iraq by Ellen McLaughlin, TCCSTA 2017 Playfest production  and James and the Giant Peach, the Children's Show.  For ticket pricing and reservations, call 903-693-2064 or email tickets@panola.edu or click on Reservations - Click Buy Tickets located in the right navigation side bar.

Fall Semester 2016

Chemical Imbalance: A Jekyll and Hyde Play by Lauren Wilson

- September 16, 17 & 18 2016 - Studio Theatre - Dinner Theatre/Dessert Matinee

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A fast-paced, frolic-filled romp through the classic Robert Louis Stevenson's tale.  This farsical fantasy is suitable for all ages. "A highly clever comic spoof"...Chicago Critic.com  "A gloriously, silly production..." N.Y. Times

Dinner theatre tickets are $35 for Adults; $30 for Senior Citizens, Students, and Panola Family, and $25 for children 12 and under. The dinner features a full course meal with salad, dessert, and coffee, tea, or water.  Dessert matinee tickets are $20.00 for Adults; $15.00 for Senior Citizens, Students, and Panola Family, and $10 for children 12 and under.  The dessert matinee features a choice from a delectable selection of sweets, plus coffee, tea, or water. 

For reservations, call 903-693-2064, email: tickets@panola.edu, or click on Reservations - Click Buy Tickets - a live link for the online reservation system, allowing one to reserve online and pay with a credit card.  Please note a small service charge is added for credit card sales.  This feature is live September 1.  Seating is limited, so reservations are required for this often sold-out event.  Chemcial Imbalance: A Jekyll and Hyde Play is produced by special permission from Dramatists Play Service, Inc.

Kabuki Lady Macbeth by Karen Sunde October 20- 22, 2016 - Q.M. Martin Auditorium

Shakespeare's classic tale of ambition and superstition takes an eastern twist.  This production is Panola College's entry into the KCACTF Texas State Festival.

Student Directs - December 1, 6 p.m. - Studio Theatre

Advanced Acting Students

A series of student-directed ten minute plays will occur at 6 p.m. in the Studio Theatre.  Admission is free for Panola Faculty, Staff, and Students.  All other costs $1.00.

Spring Semester 2017 

Coming soon - information regarding the TCCSTA 2017 Playfestival - hosted by Panola College.  Fourteen productions from around the state showcase the outstanding talents of the Community College Theatre programs.

James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl, adapted by Richard R. George

Dahl's fantasy creation comes to life.  Bring the show to your school as a fundraiser!  Tickets are $1.00!  Children's Theatre Week of April 30 – May 3 School Day's Tour and Performances