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BCT Announces 65th Season Lineup

Bremerton Community Theatre will become a “Cabaret ” for part of its 2009-10 season, according to the venerable community theater’s latest newsletter.

“Cabaret” is one of five shows announced for BCT’s 65th season, which begins Sept. 11 with “The Seven Year Itch .” “Cabaret,” the always colorful, always thought-provoking musical, will be BCT’s spring offering.

The complete season:

Sept. 11 to Oct. 4: “The Seven Year Itch,” directed by Debra Bedient

Nov. 6 to 29: “Murder on the Nile ,” directed by Katrina Baxter Hodiak

Feb. 5 to 28: “Enchanted April ,” directed by Judy Nichols

April 2 to May 2: “Cabaret,” directed by Rana Tan

June 4 to 27: “Cactus Flower ,” director TBA

The Flamethrower will have updates on auditions and previews of all the shows as the season progresses.

In the meantime, BCT is set to open its Spring 2009 musical, “Once Upon a Mattress ” previews soon in The Flamethrower’s Kitsap A&E section and at kitsapsun.com/entertainment, and concludes Season No. 64 with “A Place at Forest Lawn ” in June.

Information: (360)373-5152, bremertoncommunitytheatre.org

More later … — MM

Thanks to the Thaw, ‘Once Upon a Mattress’ is Back

December peformances of Bainbridge Performing Arts ‘ "Once Upon a Mattress " that were postponed by all that snow and ice have been rescheduled. There’ll be two shows, at 3 and 7:30 p.m. Jan. 4.

It’s a wild, funny show, with lots of great performances and lots of yuks. So if you missed it before, here’s your chance. Tickets for the postponed performances will be honored at the Jan. 4 show, but the theater is asking that you call ahead and exchange them, so they’ll know how many seats are available for newbies.

Information: (206) 842-8569, bainbridgeperformingarts.org

More later … — MM