Theatre Shows Past

1992-1993

  • Alabama Ballet
  • Eric Overmyer's "On the Verge"
  • The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber
  • Ballet Gala '93
  • Patio/ Porch
  • Bernstein & Sondheim On Broadway
  • Two by Shaw
  • Gerhart Chamber Music Festival

1993-1994

  • The Alabama Ballet - Suite America
  • The Gospel According to Esther
  • Children
  • Gerhart Chamber Music Festival

1994-1995

  • The Folktellers
  • Love Letters
  • Jo's Christmas
  • The Real Queen of Hearts
  • "Company's Coming" - Southern Danceworks
  • Second Samuel
  • Henri's Notions
  • Roman Fever & The Telephone
  • Das Puppenspiel presents: Pictures at an Exhibition
  • Movie Music Magic
  • Gerhart Chamber Music Festival

1995-1996

  • As I Lay Dying
  • Southern Dancework
  • Romance Romance
  • Quilters
  • "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown"
  • Gerhart Chamber Music Festival – In Concert

1996-1997

  • Twelfth Night
  • Mark Twain! On Stage
  • The Diary of Opal Whiteley
  • A Higher Place in Heaven
  • Henri's Notions
  • Later Life
  • Schoolhouse Rock Live!
  • Gerhart Chamber Music Festival

1997-1998

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

1998-1999

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

1999-2000

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

2000-2001

  • Alabama Operaworks
  • Romeo and Juliet
  • Women Great of Heart
  • Holiday Cabaret
  • Cherish the Ladies - In Concert
  • Rollin in the Hay - In Concert
  • Remembering Blue
  • Scruj MacDuhk – In Concert
  • Behind the Broken Words
  • Tom Key in Stand-Up Poetry
  • Anonymous 4 – In Concert
  • Holmes and Watson
  • Gerhart Chamber Music Festival

2001-2002

  • Alabama Operaworks: Three One-Act Operas
  • Nickel Creek In Concert
  • Dervish In Concert
  • Beethoven Alive!
  • Holiday Cabaret
  • David Wilcox - In Concert
  • Love's Labour's Lost: Shenandoah Shakespeare Express
  • Sabella In Concert
  • Jack and Jill: A Tribute to Richard Rodgers
  • Gerhart Chamber Music Festival – In Concert

2002-2003

  • Gaelic Storm - In Concert
  • Two by Will- Richmond Shakespeare Festival
  • Kate Campbell - In Concert
  • Holiday Cabaret
  • Zoe Speaks - In Concert
  • Papa “A Tribute to Ernest Hemingway”
  • Tomas Kubinek
  • Central Park Stompers- In Concert
  • Gerhart Chamber Music Festival - In Concert

2003-2004

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

2004-2005

  • Janis Ian – In Concert
  • Chicago City Limits- "America Idles"
  • The Oedipus Cycle
  • Holiday Cabaret
  • Odetta – In Concert
  • Keep on the Sunny Side
  • Polygraph Lounge – In Concert
  • Tom Chapin with Family and Friends – In Concerts
  • Gerhart Chamber Music Festival – In Concert

2005-2006

  • Richie Havens - In Concert
  • Los Lobos - In Concert
  • Alabama Ballet in Suite October
  • 1940's Radio Hour
  • A Winter's Eve - In Concert
  • Dirk Powell Band - In Concert
  • Flanagan's Wake
  • An Evening with Groucho
  • Clayton Miller Blues Band - In Concert
  • Gerhart Chamber Music Festival

2006-2007

  • Michelle Wright - In Concert
  • The Pendragons - "The Ghosts of Broadway"
  • Martin Sexton - In Concert
  • The Second City's Dysfunctional HolidayRevue
  • Jesse Cook - In Concert
  • Lewis Grizzard: In His Own Words
  • Solas - In Concert
  • Side By Side By Sondheim
  • Doug Stone - In Concert
  • Christina Jennings - In Concert

2007-2008

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

2008-2009

  • Marc Cohn - In Concert
  • Jim Brickman - In Concert
  • The Spencers: Theatre of Illusion
  • Say Goodnight Gracie
  • Bryan White - A Bryan White Christmas - In Concert
  • Kevin Spirtas - Night and Days
  • Loudon Wainwright III - In Concert
  • A Couple of Blaguards
  • Cherryholmes - In Concert
  • Time for Three - In Concert

2009-2010

  • Shelby Lynne - In Concert
  • Kathy Mattea - In Concert
  • Night Dances: An Evening with the Alabama Ballet
  • Dames at Sea
  • It's A Wonderful Life
  • Matt Dusk - In Concert
  • Ruthie Foster - In Concert
  • Barrage
  • The Passing Zone
  • William Joseph - In Concert

2010-2011

  • Nnenna Freelon
  • Rhytmic Circus
  • Rita Coolidge
  • The Wonder Bread Years
  • Lara St. John
  • Carolina Chocolate Drops
  • Hunt Family Fiddlers
  • Jerry's Girls
  • Pam Tillis

2011-2012

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

2012-2013

  • Lorrie Morgan
  • Circurious
  • Pride and Prejudice
  • The Travelin’ McCourys
  • Jane Monheit
  • Leo Kottke
  • Leahy
  • Tap
  • Edwin McCain

2013-2014

  • Dailey & Vincent
  • Fahrenheit 451
  • Sweet Honey in the Rock
  • A Christmas Survival Guide
  • An Evening with Molly Ringwald
  • Liz Story
  • Driving Miss Daisy
  • Masters of the Fiddle (Rescheduled): Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy
  • Suzy Bogguss

2014-2015

  • Phil Vassar
  • Dan Hicks & The Hot Licks
  • The Celtic Tenors
  • Diane Schuur
  • Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors
  • Wuthering Heights
  • Cirque Montage
  • Mel Tillis

2015-2016

  • Blind Boys of Alabama
  • Golden Dragon Acrobats
  • George Winston
  • Scrooge!
  • Dianne Reeves
  • Kellylee Evans
  • Alan Doyle
  • LUMA
  • Larry Gatlin Trio

2016-2017

  • Marc Cohn
  • Dailey & Vincent
  • Rhythmic Circus
  • Molly Ringwald
  • Zoe Speaks
  • The Celtic Tenors
  • Alabama Troubadours
  • Phil Vassar

2017-2018

  • Carlene Carter
  • Oleta Adams
  • Sense and Sensibility
  • A Christmas Carol
  • Regina Carter: Simply Ella
  • The Roosevelts
  • Rhythm of the Dance
  • PUSH Physical Theatre
  • The Sweet Remains

2018-2019

  • The Black Jacket Symphony
  • Steel Magnolias By Robert Harling
  • The Secret Sisters
  • Windham Hill Winter Solstice
  • Turtle Island Quartet with Cyrus Chestnut
  • Emily Saliers of Indigo Girls
  • The Young Irelanders
  • Broadway's Next H!T Musical
  • Alabama Story by Kenneth Jones

2019-2020

  • Deana Carter
  • PUSH presents Dracula
  • Ricky Skaggs and Kentucky Thunder
  • Holiday Memories
  • The Isaacs
  • Graceland and Asleep on the Wind by Ellen Byron
  • Annie Moses Band
  • Rescheduled / The Kingdom Choir
  • Rescheduled / Live From Laurel Canyon

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

Cherinita Reese
Hal Humphrey
Phil Hutcheson
Colleen Eikmeier
Ruth Cole
Michael Krawcheck, Trustee Emeritus
Eloise Martens, Trustee Emeritus

Library Director
Amanda Borden

Fine Arts Manager
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