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Theatre Shows Past

1992-1993

Alabama Ballet ~ Mar Patio/ Porch ~ Feb
Eric Overmyer's "On the Verge" ~ Apr Bernstein & Sondheim On Broadway ~ Apr
The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber ~ May Two by Shaw ~ May
Ballet Gala '93 ~ Jan Gerhart Chamber Music Festival ~ Jun

1993-1994

The Alabama Ballet - Suite America ~ Jan Children ~ Mar
The Gospel According to Esther ~ Feb Gerhart Chamber Music Festival ~ Jun

1994-1995

The Folktellers ~ Oct Henri's Notions ~ Mar
Love Letters ~ Nov Roman Fever & The Telephone ~ Mar
Jo's Christmas ~ Dec Das Puppenspiel presents: Pictures at an Exhibition ~ Apr
The Real Queen of Hearts ~ Jan Movie Music Magic ~ May
"Company's Coming" - Southern Danceworks ~ Jan Gerhart Chamber Music Festival ~ Jun
Second Samuel ~ Feb

1995-1996

As I Lay Dying ~ Oct Quilters ~ Mar
Southern Dancework ~ Jan "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" ~ May
Romance Romance ~ Feb Gerhart Chamber Music Festival – In Concert ~ Jun

1996-1997

Twelfth Night ~ Oct Henri's Notions ~ Mar
Mark Twain! On Stage ~ Nov Later Life ~ Apr
The Diary of Opal Whiteley ~ Jan Schoolhouse Rock Live! ~ May
A Higher Place in Heaven ~ Feb Gerhart Chamber Music Festival ~ Jun

1997-1998

The Compleat Works of Wllmm Shakspr (abridged) ~ Oct I Do! I Do! ~ Mar
Robin Hood ~ Oct Little Jack Melody and His Young Turks ~ Mar
Animal Farm ~ Nov The Golden Goose ~ Apr
Holiday Cabaret ~ Dec Tomas Kubinek ~ Apr
Southern Danceworks ~ Jan Once in a Lifetime ~ May
Alabama Troubadours ~ Mar Gerhart Chamber Music Festival ~ Jun

1998-1999

Wood & Strings Puppet Theatre ~ Oct Rick Scott: The Philharmonic Fool ~ Feb
Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris ~ Oct Fair and Tender Ladies ~ Feb
Ethos ~ Nov Southern Danceworks ~ Mar
The Gin Game ~ Nov Laura Ingalls Wilder: Growing up on the Prairie ~ Apr
Holiday Caberet ~ Dec Radio TBS ~ May
Cherish the Ladies ~ Dec Little Jack Melody ~ May
The Mollys ~ Jan Gerhart Chamber Music Festival ~ Jun
An Evening of One-Acts ~ Jan

1999-2000

Alabama Operaworks-Two Contemporary one-act operas ~ Sep David Wilcox - In Concert ~ Feb
A Midsummer Night's Dream ~ Sep Broadway's "Love Stories" ~ Mar
Stephen Bishop - In Concert ~ Nov Burach - In Concert ~ Apr
Gothic at Midnight ~ Nov Love Letters ~ Apr
A Broadway Christmas ~ Dec "Imagine" - A Beatles Tribute ~ May
The World of Carl Sandburg ~ Jan Gerhart Chamber Musical Festival and Reception ~ Jun

2000-2001

Alabama Operaworks ~ Sep Scrui MacSuhk – In Concert ~ Mar
Romeo and Juliet ~ Oct Behind the Broken Words ~ Mar
Women Great of Heart ~ Nov Tom Key in Stand-Up Poetry ~ Apr
Holiday Cabaret ~ Dec Anonymous 4 – In Concert ~ Apr
Cherish the Ladies - In Concert ~ Dec Holmes and Watson ~ May
Rollin in the Hay - In Concert ~ Jan Gerhart Chamber Music Festival ~ Jun
Remembering Blue ~ Feb

2001-2002

Alabama Operaworks: Three One-Act Operas ~ Sep David Wilcox - In Concert ~ Feb
Nickel Creek In Concert ~ Sep Love's Labour's Lost: Shenandoah Shakespeare Express ~ Mar
Dervish In Concert ~ Oct Sabella In Concert ~ Apr
Beethoven Alive! ~ Nov Jack and Jill: A Tribute to Richard Rodgers ~ May
Holiday Cabaret ~ Dec Gerhart Chamber Music Festival – In Concert ~ Jun

2002-2003

Gaelic Storm - In Concert ~ Sep Papa “A Tribute to Ernest Hemingway” ~ Mar
Two by Will- Richmond Shakespeare Festival ~ Oct Tomas Kubinek ~ Apr
Kate Campbell - In Concert ~ Nov Central Park Stompers- In Concert ~ May
Holiday Cabaret ~ Dec Gerhart Chamber Music Festival - In Concert ~ Jun
Zoe Speaks - In Concert ~ Feb

2003-2004

Leon Redbone ~ Sep Red Clay Ramblers- In Concert ~ Feb
Ed Metzger As "Albert Einstein: The Practical Bohemian" ~ Oct Hot Club of San Francisco – In Concert ~ Mar
Pat Hazell’s "The Wonder Bread Years” ~ Nov An Evening Of Flamenco With Marija Temo And Guest Dancers ~ Apr
Celtic Spring- A Celtic Christmas ~ Dec Scrap Arts Music ~ May
Guy Davis – In Concert ~ Jan Gerhart Chamber Music Festival -In Concert ~ Jun

2004-2005

Janis Ian – In Concert ~ Sep Keep on the Sunny Side ~ Mar
Chicago City Limits- "America Idles" ~ Oct Polygraph Lounge – In Concert ~ Apr
The Oedipus Cycle ~ Nov Tom Chapin with Family and Friends – In Concerts ~ May
Holiday Cabaret ~ Dec Gerhart Chamber Music Festival – In Concert ~ Jun
Odetta – In Concert ~ Feb

2005-2006

Richie Havens - In Concert ~ Sep Dirk Powell Band - In Concert ~ Feb
Los Lobos - In Concert ~ Sep Flanagan's Wake ~ Mar
Alabama Ballet in Suite October ~ Oct An Evening with Groucho ~ Apr
1940's Radio Hour ~ Nov Clayton Miller Blues Band - In Concert ~ May
A Winter's Eve - In Concert ~ Dec Gerhart Chamber Music Festival ~ Jun

2006-2007

Michelle Wright - In Concert ~ Sep Lewis Grizzard: In His Own Words ~ Feb
The Pendragons - "The Ghosts of Broadway" ~ Oct Solas - In Concert ~ Mar
Martin Sexton - In Concert ~ Nov Side By Side By Sondheim ~ Apr
The Second City's Dysfunctional HolidayRevue ~ Dec Doug Stone - In Concert ~ May
Jesse Cook - In Concert ~ Jan Christina Jennings - In Concert ~ Jun

2007-2008

Charlie Musselwhite - In Concert ~ Sep Sophie Milman - In Concert ~ Jan
Colin Hay of Men at Work - In Concert ~ Sep The Claire Lynch Band - In Concert ~ Feb
Cirqu Le Masque ~ Oct Glen Road with Connie Dover - In Concert ~ Mar
War Bonds: The Songs and Letters of World War II ~ Nov The Good Humor Men Starring Pat Hazell and Jimmy Brogan ~ Apr
A Christmas Carol ~ Dec Old School Freight Train ~ May
Rachel Price ~ Jan

2008-2009

Marc Cohn - In Concert ~ Sep Kevin Spirtas - Night and Days ~ Jan
Jim Brickman - In Concert ~ Sep Loudon Wainwright III - In Concert ~ Feb
The Spencers: Theatre of Illusion ~ Oct A Couple of Blaguards ~ Mar
Say Goodnight Gracie ~ Nov Cherryholmes - In Concert ~ Apr
Bryan White - A Bryan White Christmas - In Concert ~ Dec Time for Three - In Concert ~ May

2009-2010

Shelby Lynne - In Concert ~ Sep Matt Dusk - In Concert ~ Jan
Kathy Mattea - In Concert ~ Sep Ruthie Foster - In Concert ~ Feb
Night Dances: An Evening with the Alabama Ballet ~ Oct Barrage ~ Mar
Dames at Sea ~ Nov The Passing Zone ~ Apr
It's A Wonderful Life ~ Dec William Joseph - In Concert ~ May

2010-2011

Nnenna Freelon ~ Sep Carolina Chocolate Drops ~ Feb
Rhytmic Circus ~ Oct Hunt Family Fiddlers ~ Mar
Rita Coolidge ~ Nov Jerry's Girls ~ Apr
The Wonder Bread Years ~ Dec Pam Tillis ~ May
Lara St. John ~ Jan

2011-2012

Los Lonely Boys ~ Sep T. S. Monk ~ Jan
Stormy Weather: The Lena Horne Project ~ Oct Steep Canyon Rangers ~ Feb
The Grascals ~ Oct Eileen Ivers & Immigrant Soul ~ Mar
Sierra Noble ~ Nov When the Curfew Blows: The Woody Guthrie Story ~ Apr
It's A Wonderful Life ~ Dec Janis Ian & Karla Bonoff Together in Concert ~ May

2012-2013

Lorrie Morgan ~ Sep Leo Kottke ~ Feb
Circurious ~ Oct Leahy ~ Mar
Pride and Prejudice ~ Nov Tap ~ Apr
The Travelin’ McCourys ~ Dec Edwin McCain ~ May
Jane Monheit ~ Jan

2013-2014

Dailey & Vincent ~ Sep Liz Story ~ Feb
Fahrenheit 451 ~ Oct Driving Miss Daisy ~ Mar
Sweet Honey in the Rock ~ Nov Masters of the Fiddle (Rescheduled): Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy ~ Apr
A Christmas Survival Guide ~ Dec Suzy Bogguss ~ May
An Evening with Molly Ringwald ~ Jan

2014-2015

Phil Vassar ~ Sep Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors ~ Feb
Dan Hicks & The Hot Licks ~ Oct Wuthering Heights ~ Mar
The Celtic Tenors ~ Dec Cirque Montage ~ Apr
Diane Schuur ~ Jan Mel Tillis ~ May

2015-2016

Blind Boys of Alabama ~ Sep Kellylee Evans ~ Feb
Golden Dragon Acrobats ~ Oct Alan Doyle ~ Mar
George Winston ~ Nov LUMA ~ Apr
Scrooge! ~ Dec Larry Gatlin Trio ~ May
Dianne Reeves ~ Jan

2016-2017

Marc Cohn ~ Oct Zoe Speaks ~ Feb
Dailey & Vincent ~ Nov The Celtic Tenors ~ Mar
Rhythmic Circus ~ Dec Alabama Troubadours ~ Apr
Molly Ringwald ~ Jan Phil Vassar ~ May

2017-2018

Carlene Carter ~ Sep The Roosevelts ~ Feb
Oleta Adams ~ Oct Rhythm of the Dance ~ Mar
Sense and Sensibility ~ Nov PUSH Physical Theatre ~ Apr
A Christmas Carol ~ Dec The Sweet Remains ~ May
Regina Carter: Simply Ella ~ Jan

Support

The Library Theatre is sponsored in part by the City of Hoover and the Friends of the Hoover Public Library.

The Library Theatre is a professional venue bringing world-class entertainment to an intimate setting in the heart of Hoover.

HOOVER PUBLIC LIBRARY
BOARD OF TRUSTEES

MAYOR, CITY OF HOOVER
Frank Brocato

Sara Rast, Chairman
Ruth Cole
Colleen Eikmeier
Hal Humphrey
Eloise Martens

Library Director
Amanda Borden

Fine Arts Coordinator
Matina E. Johnson

HOOVER CITY COUNCIL
Gene Smith, President
John Greene, President Pro Tempore
John Lyda
Dr. Casey Middlebrooks
Derrick Murphy
Curt Posey
Mike Shaw