Registration open for Palace Theatre’s “Set The Stage” youth summer camp

Entering its 20th year, “Set the Stage” theatre camps have been a part of the Marion Palace Theatre’s programming and a summertime tradition for many aspiring thespians of all skill levels. This summer, the popular performing arts camp returns offering students age 6 through 14 an all-day, week-long theatre experience. Registration is now open for […]

Cast announced for Palace Theatre’s “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland”

Under the direction of Emily Yaksic, “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” will be performed on the historic Marion Palace stage on Friday, February 9 at 7:30pm, Saturday, February 10 at 7:30pm and Sunday, February 11 at 2:00pm. Starring over 50 local children, this adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s timeless tale gives a modern view to an old […]

Shrek The Musical hits Star Theatre stage this weekend

The Star Theatre will present the awarding winning Broadway musical comedy, Shrek The Musical, October 6, 7, 8, 14, & 15, 2017. Curtains open for the October 6th, 7th, and 14th performances at 7 p.m. Sunday October 8th and 15th per are slated for 2 p.m. Because of high demand for tickets, the Star Players, […]

Marion Palace Theatre announces 2017-18 season lineup

The Palace Cultural Arts Association (PCAA), better known to the community as the Marion Palace Theatre, has announced the entertainment schedule for the 2017-18 Season. A wide variety of entertainment opportunities (details below) includes 9 national and regional touring artists on the main stage, 6 local Palace Productions, 4 School Matinee shows, 3 Sunday with […]

Student creative writers bring work to stage for professional critique

Julia Hansen, executive director of Theater Masters, along with up-and-coming playwright, Stephen Cedars, visited Ohio State Marion’s Morrill Hall Auditorium on Wednesday, April 19, 4-7 p.m. to work on a unique project with Ohio State Marion student writers. The project, billed as an interactive theatre workshop, was part of a $6,000.00 grant procured from Theater […]

Cast announced for local production of dinner theatre comedy, “The Altos: Like the Sopranos Only Lower”

Clare Cooke returns to the director’s chair to lead a veteran cast in the hilarious interactive mystery spoof, which is a takeoff on the HBO series “The Sopranos.” A Palace Production of “The Altos: Like the Sopranos Only Lower” will take place in the Palace Theatre May Pavilion on Friday, April 7 and Saturday, April […]

Palace production of Roald Dahl’s “James and the Giant Peach” features 40 local youth

A “giant adventure” awaits theatre-goers when Roald Dahl’s classic tale, “James and the Giant Peach,” comes to life on the historic Marion Palace Theatre stage. This stage adaptation, performed by a local cast of children, opens Friday, February 17, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. Additional performances are scheduled for Saturday, February 18 at 7:30 p.m. and […]

Marion Palace Theatre featuring lots of entertainment as winter sets in

The Marion Palace Theatre is pleased to offer theatre-goers a diverse entertainment schedule to please audience members of all ages and interests this winter. A wide variety of shows (listed below) include a thrilling comedy dog show, a classic rock concert, a junior Palace Production, a Blues musician, and a popular Central Ohio based oldies/retro […]

Auditions announced for two upcoming Palace Theatre productions

Marion Palace Theatre Executive Director Bev Ford announces auditions will be held for two upcoming Palace Productions. Auditions for both productions will be held in the May Pavilion at the Marion Palace Theatre. Director Kristi Wink will hold auditions for children, ages 8 years and up, for the Palace Theatre’s stage musical, Disney’s TARZAN on […]

Registration is open for “Set The Stage” summer camps at the Marion Palace Theatre

Registration is now open for “Set the Stage” Theatre Camps at the historic Marion Palace Theatre located in downtown Marion, Ohio. These week-long summer day camps offer youth ages 6 through 15 the opportunity to become involved in the arts. Registration deadline is one week before camp begins. Spaces fill quickly, so those interested are […]