About Us

    Barron Spotlighters is a non-profit community theater organization dedicated to providing quality live theater entertainment to Barron and neighboring communities.  We are currently in our 33rd consecutive year of operation.  Spotlighters performs four major productions each season, often two comedies/dramas and two musicals.  Our stage is located in the Barron Area Community Center at 800 Memorial Drive, Barron, WI.

    We strive to provide provocative, family-friendly entertainment, as well as various fun and educational experiences for members of the surrounding area.  Every other year, Spotlighters produces a musical specifically geared toward students, offering school matinees which are priced reasonably for large-group school field trips.  We also sponsor summer children’s theater and other educational workshops and conferences.  Scholarships are offered for high school seniors heading to universities or technical colleges, as well as students who wish to attend summer theater workshops for youth.

      Spotlighters has an open-door policy which appeals to many different types of people with various interests in the theater arts.  Those interested in performing, directing, set building, sound/lights, working backstage or providing audience assistance are all invited to join the fun.  Open auditions are held for all shows and volunteers are needed and welcomed in all areas.

 

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My Fair Lady the Musical – Opening now!

My Fair Lady the Musical opens this Friday, August 19!  Showtimes are 7:30pm, August 19, 20, 26, 27.   Professor Henry Higgins takes a bet from Colonel Pickering that he can transform unrefined, dirty Cockney flower girl Eliza Doolittle into a lady and fool everyone into thinking she really is one, too!  He succeeds and …

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Save The Date – July 17th is the Annual Awards Banquet!

Calling all Spotlighters – it’s that time again!  Please join us for the 2015-2016 Season Awards Banquet.  It will be held on July 17th, beginning at 5pm at the Anderson Park Pavilion in Barron.  Join us for games, a themed dinner and of course the main event – the Awards Ceremony!  Please RSVP your attendance, …

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2016 Theater Camp

The Barron Spotlighters two-week 2016 Theater Camp dates will be Mon-Fri June 13th-24th, 12:30pm-5:30pm at the BACC.  We will be performing a pirate-themed show called “Treasure Island: Young Pirates of the Caribbean“.  There will be a performance on the afternoon of Friday, June 24th, and additional performances may be added between June 27th-30th. This year …

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2016 Summer Theater

It’s summer theater time!  This June we will be staging the musical “Zombeo and Juliet“.  In this version of Shakespeare’s classic, Romeo and his family are zombies, while Juliet and her family (the Decapitates) are zombie hunters. Auditions will be held on Tuesday May 24th and Thursday May 26th between 4-7pm in the Green Room …

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