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2024/2025

Honoring the past,
Celebrating the future

Season 84

Hillbarn Theatre & Conservatory is thrilled to invite you to join us for the 2024-25 season. For subscription information, please go to this link or contact the box office. Single tickets go on sale June 4th

Explore the season:

Always... Patsy Cline

August 22 – September 15, 2024

By Ted Swindley

A tribute to a country music legend, this musical tells the true story of an unlikely friendship between Patsy Cline and a fan from Houston named Louise Seger. This heartfelt review includes many of Patsy’s unforgettable hits such as Crazy, Sweet Dreams and Walking After Midnight…27 songs in all. The show’s title was inspired by Cline’s letters to Seger, which were consistently signed “Love ALWAYS… Patsy Cline.”

Wait Until Dark

October 17 – November 3 2024

By Frederick Knott

This masterfully constructed thriller moves from one moment of suspense to another. In 1944 Greenwich Village, Susan, a blind yet capable woman, faces a deadly game of cat and mouse with criminals in her own apartment. As a battle of wit ensues, Susan discovers that her blindness just might be the key to her escape, but she and her tormentors must wait until dark to play out this chilling conclusion.

Anastasia

December 5 – December 29 2024

Book by Terrence McNally, Stephen Flaherty, and Lynn Ahrens

Her past is a mystery. Her future is an adventure. From the creators of Tony award winning Broadway classic Ragtime, this dazzling show transports its audience from the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria of Paris in the 1920s, where a brave young woman sets out to discover the mystery of her past. She is pursued by a ruthless Soviet officer who is determined to silence her. Anya enlists the aid of a dashing con man and a lovable ex-aristocrat. Together, they embark on an epic adventure to help her find home, love and family.

Daisy

January 23 – February 9 2025

By Sean Devine

It’s the fall of 1964. Bloody turmoil over civil rights is spilling onto the streets. A fearful ideology is growing from the conservative right. The threat of nuclear war is palpable. With a presidential election looming, a group of “ad-men” unleash the most devastating political commercial ever conceived, the “Daisy ad.” Based on true events, Daisy explores a moment that changed politics forever.

Fly By Night

March 6 – March 23, 2025

By Will Connolly, Michael Mitnick, and Kim Rosenstock

A star-crossed prophecy. A lot of music. Just not a lot of light. In this darkly comic rock-fable, a melancholy sandwich maker’s humdrum life is intersected by two entrancing sisters. A sweeping ode to young love set against the backdrop of the Northeast blackout of 1965, Fly By Night is a tale about making your way and discovering hope in a world beset by darkness.

Writing Fragments Home

April 17 – May 4, 2025

By Jeffrey Lo

Jay’s life isn’t going well. His girlfriend left him, he lost his job at Barnes and Noble, and writer’s block has made his once promising playwriting career vanish. With nowhere else to go, Jay asks his Filipino immigrant mom if he can move back in with her while he tries to come up with an idea for his new play. This is fine with her, as long as Jay is willing to listen to her opinions on what it is he should be writing. This comedy follows the story of a young Filipino artist who must come face to face with his past in order to overcome writer’s block and discover his voice.

Alice by Heart - Teen Company

May 22 – May 25, 2025

By Steven Sater, Duncan Sheik, and Jessie Nelson

From the creators of Spring Awakening, Alice by Heart is a touching musical inspired by Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. In the rubble of the London Blitz, Alice Spencer’s budding teen life is turned upside down, and she and her friend Alfred are forced to take shelter. In the midst of devastation, Alice and Alfred escape into their cherished book and journey down the rabbit hole to Wonderland. They explore the poignancy of first love, coming to terms with loss, finding the courage to move forward, and the transformational power of the imagination.

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Brigitte (she/hers)  is a native Bay Area actress and theatre maker. When Brigitte is not on the stage she is taking your calls managing the Hillbarn Box office. Brigitte Is very excited to be back performing on the Hillbarn stage with such an incredible wealth of bay area talent. Some past roles include Ensemble/swing in Kinky Boots (ROLT), Kelly Manning in The Mad Ones & Heather Chandler in Heathers (PSP), Ali in Mamma Mia (San Jose Stage Co), Poppy in Noises Off (Hillbarn Theatre), Little Red Riding Hood in Into the Woods (LASC).