Tag Archives: Memphis Theatre

Memphis Theatre Raises the Curtain on New Movie Screen

Christmas is still a few weeks away, but a package delivery last week on the Memphis square definitely had passersby pondering how Santa was going to be able to get that down a chimney. Nearly a dozen workers combined with several local volunteers and the forklift from Memphis Lumber unloaded the huge crate from the […]

Extension Council to Host 4th Annual Concert Fundraiser

The Scotland County Extension Council will be holding its Fourth Annual Christmas Music Show on December 12, 2018 at the Memphis Theatre. The fundraiser will feature several talented local performers. Tickets will be available at the door for $8.00 each the night of the performance.  The fun will begin at 7 p.m. The money from […]

Elvis Wade, Sandy Posey to Perform at Memphis Theatre November 8th

What do deer season and blue suede shoes have in common? Well in Memphis the two go hand-in-hand as the opening of the hunting season brings Elvis back to the rural northeast Missouri community. Elvis Wade will once again be performing at the Memphis Theatre. The Memphis Community Players will present the special concert on […]

Visit Maudie’s Diner on the Memphis Theatre Stage August 8-11

Come to Maudie’s Diner located on the stage of the Memphis Theatre to see the Community Player’s production of “Daddy’s Girl” by Gary Ray Stapp on August 8, 9, 10, and 11 at 7:30 p.m.  Thirteen performers and a host of individuals are preparing for the comedy. Widower, Benard Muloovy, portrayed by David Carleton, is […]

Tickets Go on Sale Monday for Summer Production of ‘Daddy’s Girl’

The Memphis Community Players’ 2018 summer production of the comedy Daddy’s Girl by Gary Ray Stapp will feature a cast of 13 colorful, quirky characters who are veteran and novice performers. The story of “Daddy’s Girl” revolves around Bernard Muloovy, owner of Maudie’s Diner, which is named after his deceased wife of more than two […]

RENEWED to Perform Concert at Memphis Theatre on March 29th

The Southern Gospel group, RENEWED, will be in concert at the Memphis Theatre on Thursday, March 29th at 7 p.m. Their objective is to share the gospel in such a way that believers are encouraged in their walk with the Savior, and that others will develop a thirst for the blessings enjoyed by followers of […]

Extension to Host Christmas Music Concert Fundraiser December 20th

A number of local performers are joining forces once again to help out the local University of Missouri Extension Office. Scotland County Extension will host a Christmas Music Concert fundraiser on Wednesday, December 20th at 7 p.m. at the Memphis Theatre. Lonnie Erwin, Angela Neese, Nathaniel Orr, Harlo Donelson, Paige McClamroch, Schelle Cooley and Cole […]

Movies Set to Return to Memphis Theatre This Weekend

Lights! Camera Action! Movies are returning to the Memphis Theatre this weekend. The cinema will be showing Cars III on Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings at 7 p.m. The local theatre, owned and operated by the Memphis Community Players, traditionally is closed for the summer. Weekend shows will be offered now through the end of […]

Cast of 36 Teaming Up to Bring Oklahoma! to Memphis Theatre

Talented performers, a variety of popular music, and splendid costumes will highlight the Memphis Community Players, Inc. production of Oklahoma! on June 13, 14, 15, 16, and 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Memphis Theatre. Thirty-six performers and a host of individuals working on music, stage construction and design, costume design, lights, make-up and hair […]

Community Players Bringing Oklahoma! Back to Local Stage

In 1977 and again in 1993, the Memphis Community Players, Inc. presented “Oklahoma!”, the first musical written by the team of composer Richard Rodgers and librettist Oscar Hammerstein II.  This year will be the third production of show by the Players.  The first show was presented in 1977 at the “old” Memphis Cinema. In 1993 […]