Upcoming Show! Next to Normal!

Opening Night is Dec. 31, 2021 with meal at 6 p.m and show at 7 p.m.

Other showtimes are Jan 1st, 7th, and 8th with meal at 6 pm. and show at 7 p.m

and we are also offering a Sunday matinee on Jan 2nd with meal at 1 p.m and show at 2 p.m.

Next to Normal is an American rock musical with book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey and music by Tom Kitt. It is a 3-time Tony award winner and also won the Pulitzer! The story centers on a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the effects that managing her illness has on her family. It is an uplifting story, darkly humored, that will make you both laugh and cry! You will be amazed by the 3-level set built specifically for this show! Truely amazing!

History Boy’s version of Next to Normal stars:

Preshia Paulding as Diana Brad Church as Dan Michael Kennedy as Gabe Samantha Schmidt as Natalie

Jacob Hanson as Henry Robby Pedersen as Dr. Madden

Tickets are $30.00 in advance or $35.00 at the door. All shows will be preceded with a pasta meal, including salad, bread, and dessert! Tickets can be purchased at https://www.showtix4u.com/events/ or by calling 515-370-5369 or by stopping in to RVP1875 located at 115 S. Wilson Ave., Jefferson, Ia or by scanning the QR code above.

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Grant Awarded!

History Boy Theatre Company was honored with an emergency grant from the Iowa Arts Council and the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs awarded to performing and visual arts entities in the state.

Our grant has allowed us to continue planning for the future of the Theatre and new shows. We are thrilled to have been selected for this grant out of the hundreds of requests for the funds. Covid has changed everything, but we are determined to bring live theater back for our cast, crew, and especially for our patrons!

Check them out here: https://iowaculture.gov/arts