THE MINES THEATRE​​

121 E Napoleon Street, ​Sulphur, Louisiana 70663

the.mines@yahoo.com
337.215.1602
The Mines Theatre is dedicated to providing a family-friendly atmosphere that offers a variety of avenues for artistic expression
for the community, by the community.

2018 Season below

Children's Division - Ages 5 -13
PLEASE NOTE:   Practices begin Jan 11, 2018 and are 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cast List
The Mines Theatre is pleased to present the upcoming 2018 Season!!!
Please note:  The theatre season runs Jan 2018 – Dec 2018

CLUCKY’S COUNTRY KITCHEN, TRAVELING VARIETY SHOW – Dinner Theatre - 21 & older
Directed by RK Levens          Created by R B Shay
The year is 1976 and Maw & Paw Clucky are opening a Clucky’s restaurant in Sulphur, LA. 
They are bringing their Traveling Variety Show for the Grand Opening and its being televised live! 
The show’s Producer, Slick Sells, has noticed rivalries developing on the set, and just when he thinks things can’t get
any worse – tragedy strikes – on live television!
Sat, Mar 3, 2018 – 6:30pm                Sat, Mar 10, 2018 – 6:30 pm
The Mines Theatre, 121 E Napoleon St, Sulphur LA  70663

THE VELVETEEN RABBIT – Children’s Theatre – ages 5yr – 13yrs
Directed by Robi LeJune  & Olivia Boudreaux    Stageplay by Anita Larsen
This enchanting version of the original children’s story is truly touching.  The story takes place in
the nursery of a child named Andrew. Magically the toys speak when left alone and through the
wise words of a rocking horse, the velveteen rabbit learns what ‘real’ means. In the end,
with the love of a child and a little help from a magic fairy, the rabbit becomes a real bunny.
Sat, Mar 24, 2018 – 6:00pm              Sun, Mar 25, 2018 – 2:00pm
The Mines Theatre, 121 E Napoleon St, Sulphur LA  70663

BLUES & BURGERS – Musical Performance with Dinner – 21 & older
Musical Direction by Michael Blackbird Fruge’
Sit back and enjoy this musical performance featuring many different aspects of the blues genre
performed by local artists – or – get up and get on the dance floor!  Proceeds from this show will
go to benefit the FRIENDS OF SULPHUR POLICE.
Sat, May 5, 2018 – 6:30pm
The Mines Theatre, 121 E Napoleon St, Sulphur LA  70663

SCI-FI SATURDAY in Sulphur
Created by Patrick Bennett
The Mines Theatre and POPNINJA.net present Sci-Fi Saturday!  Go back in time to the 1950’s and watch
Catwomen of the Moon in 3-D (glasses provided).  Complete with cartoons, serial chapters and vendors, this family- friendly event is fun for the whole family!
Sat, Jun 16, 2018 – 10:00am-2:00pm
The Mines Theatre, 121 E Napoleon St, Sulphur LA  70663

THE C-NOTE SPEAKEASY – Dinner Theatre - 21 & Older
Written and Directed by Amy Louviere
There’s a little more to the famous Pizza Pub in Chicago than meets the eye!  It’s the 1920’s at the
height of prohibition, flappers, gangsters and speakeasy’s.  Behind the quiet demeanor of the Pizza Pub,
the C-note Speakeasy is run by none other than Greasy Thumb McMann, leader of the Chicago First, and his
girlfriend Serena  The C-note offers the best hooch in town and things are going great until their prized recipe for the
best-selling hooch of the Midwest is stolen.  Greasy is out to find the culprit, and will do whatever it takes to get his recipe back! 
Join us for this interactive dinner theatre and help solve the crime!
Sat, Jun 30, 2018 – 6:30pm               Sat, Jul 14, 2018 – 6:30pm
The Mines Theatre, 121 E Napoleon St, Sulphur LA  70663

THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW – Youth Theatre – Ages 14yrs-18 yrs
Directed by Mark Granger   
Sleepy Hollow is a quaint, countryside village, renowned by ghosts, in particular the Headless Horseman. 
Into town comes humble, and very superstitious, schoolteacher, Ichabod Crane.  Ichabod is vying for
the hand of the beautiful Katrina Van Tassel with rival Brom Bones and mysteriously disappears after
leaving a party held at the home of Katrina’s father.  Was it the headless horseman or the rival that caused Ichabod’s disappearance?
Sat, Oct 20, 2018 – 6:00pm               Sun, Oct 21, 2018 – 2:00pm
The Mines Theatre, 121 E Napoleon St, Sulphur LA  70663

BELLINI’S CREATURES OF THE NIGHT – Escape Room
In the olden days, carnival sideshows drew in curious viewers by the droves and Vincent Bellini
had one of the best!  Bellini’s Creatures of the Night featured exotic and dangerous creatures, said to
have been captured by Bellini himself, then stuffed for public exhibition.  However, there are those
who say that the beasts he displayed weren’t actually dead, but that they came to live at the stroke of midnight when
in the presence of humans.  It is then that they exact there revenge for those who they believe have held them captive.
It’s even suspected Bellini suffered this fate, found the in the early morning hours ripped to shreds inside the locked railroad car. 
Are you brave enough to enter the famous railroad car that houses Bellini’s collection?  Once in, there is only one way out!  Can you find it
before the midnight hour strikes? 
Fri, Oct 26, 2018    6:00pm – 7:30pm – 9:00pm – 10:30pm
Sat, Oct 27, 2018   5:00pm – 6:30pm – 8:00pm – 9:30pm – 11:00pm       
The Mines Theatre, 121 E Napoleon St, Sulphur LA  70663

FREDDIE PATE & THE BE-BOP HOP – Musical Performance
A SWLA crowd favorite, Freddie Pate and his talented cast of performers have entertained audiences
for over 20 years with their live musical jamborees.  This is the 3rd year The Mines Theatre will present Freddie and his ensemble and it gets better every time!  The show features classic be-bop favorites, a full instrumental band, costumes and is sprinkled with comedy – a true family-friendly treat!
 Sat, Nov 3, 2018 – 6:00pm
The Mines Theatre, 121 E Napoleon St, Sulphur LA  70663

 THE CHRISTMAS GUEST – Christmas Stageplay
 Adapted for stage & Directed by Travis Stegall
Join us for this beautiful rendition of the beloved story of how the Lord appeared to a shoemaker
in a dream, promising to visit on Christmas Eve.  Trained musically and serving as a Choir Director,
Mr Stegall brings talent, experience and emotion to the show.  Through the addition of time treasured
Hymns, the promise made by the Lord is brought to life, making this offering a true blessing. 
Fri, Nov 23, 2018 – 7:00pm               Sat, Nov 24, 2018 – 6:00pm              Sun, Nov 25, 2018 – 2:00pm
The Mines Theatre, 121 E Napoleon St, Sulphur LA  70663
                       
ONCE UPON A CHRISTMAS – Dance Production
 Created and Directed by Katy Kress                        Choreography by Kress Dance Revolution
 Our 4th Annual Christmas Dance Production in collaboration with Katy Kress Dance Revolution, this
Christmas tradition is a family favorite.  Over 50 dancers take the stage, magically bringing the stories from Grandfather alive for his two granddaughters.   Beautiful choreography and a visit from Santa make this
a real treat for those 2 to 92!
Sun, Dec 9, 2018 – 2pm
Lewis Auditorium, 1752 Cypress St, Sulphur, LA 70663