A volunteer community bringing the magic of amazing theater to Wimberley, TX and surrounding areas.
The Wimberley Players 2017 Season
Join us for a special Valentine event Tuesday Feb. 14 at 7:30 pm. Romantic and rollicking songs by artists of the Gilbert and Sullivan Society of Austin, plus elegant appetizers, sweets for the sweet, wine and champagne. A mini-fundraiser at the Wimberley Playhouse. Tickets $60, reserve now!
We proudly present acclaimed artists of comedy and song on Valentine evening
With the opening of the 2017 Season only weeks away, we thank our friends and patrons whose support made the 2016 Season one of our most successful ever. Below, scenes from Vanya and Tanya and Masha and Spike.
VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE:
Full of hilarious characters and themes...theatre that entertains, amuses and leaves you thinking.
-Frank Benge, BroadwayWorld Austin
JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR:
The company was...quite marvelous. Worth the drive. -Frank Benge, BroadwayWorld Austin
...Magnificent production...powerful music and entrancing acting..
-Lori Steindorf, San Marcos Daily Record
Riveting...the all-star cast's talent is captivating...a high-caliber, emotionally charged performance.
—Lori Steindorf, San Marcos Record
OTHER DESERT CITIES:
Jaws are tight. Faces are flushed. Their eyes have
tears. And that's just the audience...
—Candice Brusuelas, San Marcos Record
THE 39 STEPS:
A great piece of theatrical fun...manic energy and inspired physical comedy...
—Frank Benge, BroadwayWorld.
CATCH ME IF YOU CAN:
Some of the best young talent in the greater Austin area...dynamic cast, fantastic band...
—Michelle Hache, BroadwayWorld.com
The Viewer will be delighted to escape into
Frank Jr.'s world..
—Candice Brusuelas, San Marcos Daily Record..
Hear KUTX' John Aielli chat with Catch Me
If You Can director, Tyler King, on July 7
Everything about this production is first rate
— Frank Benge, BroadwayWorld.com
Visit 'Greater Tuna' in Wimberley
— KUT Interviews Mike Lee
New! Another circle of dedicated pavers is planned for the Playhouse garden this Spring. Patrons who missed the initial paver opportunity have requested this new project. Donate now through Feb. 15 online or print and return Donor Form to have your name on a paver or honor or memorialize a special person in your life.
Annual Member Meeting scheduled for Sunday
Jan. 29, at 5:30 at the Wimberley Playhouse. Souper Celebration of our 2016 Season (soup, cornbread and dessert), election of new board members. Check our New Member Benefits and discounts for 2017, join online or at the meeting.
Master Gardeners volunteer to care for Playhouse garden. A team organized and managed by Nick Bradshaw has begun preparing the garden for winter and will continue to keep plants tidy and healthy as a community service of Master Gardeners. Our thanks to all for this invaluable assistance. Nick is also a member of the Players set-building crew.
US State Dept. visitor from Poland visits the Playhouse and finds the Players' 38-year history inspiring.
Group Discounts for 8 or more tickets purchased on one credit card are available for every show! Details at 512-847-0575.
Membership in the Wimberley Players is valid for one year beginning whenever you join. Enjoy special benefits as you help support amazing theater with your contribution. Join today.