2018 Theatre Season

The Fenton Village Players presents our 2018 Season! This page will be updated as events are available and posted on our website. Season tickets and memberships may be purchased online by clicking here.
Postponed Until Further Notice.

Concluded Shows


The Musical Murders of 1940
A theatre comedy


This is an ingenious and wildly comic romp that is a non-stop barrage of laughter with sliding panels, secret passageways, a German maid who is 4 different people. Comic mayhem breaks out when the ‘Slasher’ strikes again and again!

Show Dates

  • August 27th to
  • October 7th

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Stage: Main
Genre: Comedy
Rating: PG



Things My Mother Taught Me

Showing at our community theatre in Fenton, Michigan February 2018 Tickets available online


Olivia and Gabe are moving into their first apartment. Their moving day doesn’t go as planned when all four of their parents show up to help! Funny and touching, this one will make you laugh out loud and fall in love again!

Show Dates

  • February 22nd to
  • March 4th
Stage: Main
Genre: Comedy
Rating: PG

Comedy Night

Fenton Village Playhouse Comedy Night March 9th, 2018


Join us for a night of comedy fun at the Fenton Village Playhouse featuring the comedic talents of Billy Hoffman, Connie Ettinger, and JR Williams.

Show Dates

  • March 9th – 8pm
Stage: Main
Genre: Comedy Show
Rating: R

Almost, Maine

Almost, Maine a comedy by showing in Fenton, MI


“Almost, Maine” is a series of 9 short plays dealing with themes of love and loss in a small Maine town named “Almost”. It premiered in 2004 to critical acclaim. Runs one weekend on our Second Stage.

Show Dates

  • March 23rd 7pm
  • March 24th 7pm
  • March 25th 2pm

Calendar Girls

Calendar Girls a comedy by Tim Firth showing in Fenton, MI


When Annie’s husband John dies of leukemia, she and best friend Chris resolve to raise money for the hospital. They persuade four fellow WI members to pose for an “alternative” calendar, with help from hospital porter and amateur photographer Lawrence. The news of the women’s charitable venture spreads like wildfire, but can their friendships survive the fame?

Show Dates

  • April 19th to
  • April 29th

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Stage: Main
Genre: Comedy
Rating: PG-13
Lionel Bart's "Oliver!"


Bringing Charles Dickens’ beloved novel to life, Lionel Bart’s Oliver! takes audiences on a wild adventure through Victorian England. Join young, orphaned Oliver Twist as he navigates the London’s underworld of theft and violence, searching for a home, a family, and – most importantly – for love.
Cast and Crew List:

Oliver                      Jackson McDowell

Fagin                       Daniel Ragan

Nancy                     Brooke Caldwell

Bill Sikes                 Brandon Pretty

Mr. Brownlow          Bobby Clarke

Dr. Grimwig            Steve Watkins

Artful Dodger         Tony Nelson

Mr. Bumble            Shiloh Lichowid

Mr. Sowerberry      Jacob Gurnsey

Mrs. Sowerberry    Mariah Doering

Widow Corney                Maci Gallagher

Charlotte Sowerberry     Emma Wise

Old Sally                         Elianna Dickey

Mrs. Bedwin                   Sara Wilhelm

Bet                                  Payton Kozak

Charlie Bates                  Emma Orr

Noah Claypole                Ryan Angles

Matron                            Ava Ward

Rose Seller                     Patsy Essenmacher

Strawberry Seller            Leah Tanton

Townspeople                  Vivienne Furman, Lily Knight

Fagan’s Gang                 Noah Caldwell, Kara Post,

                                       Teaghan Sage, Lily Samuel, Asher Tanton

Orphans                         Riley Angles, Eloise McDowell, Amoriah Tanton


Director                         Steve Krupa

Producer                       Geno Essenmacher

Music Director               Rafeal McDaniel

Dance Director              Amber Samuels

Show Dates

  • July 12th to
  • July 29th

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Stage: Main
Genre: Musical
Rating: PG