The Academy of Children’s Theatre, quality children’s theatre, by kids, for kids, embarks upon its 20th season providing children in the Kearney area educational opportunities in performance skills and technical theatre. Two stage productions and many workshops are offered throughout the year to K-12 students!

“Shakespeare Goes to Gravel Gulch”
June 5 & 6, 2021
Auditions: April 19 & 20

Due to the Mask Mandate for Kearney, and Covid cases in the area, “Shakespeare Goes to Gravel Gulch” has been moved to June 5 & 6. Auditions will be held on April 19 & 20 from 4:30-6:30pm. Auditions are open to all area 3rd-8th graders.

Shakespeare Goes to Gravel Gulch
Or… The Villain Drove A Bard Bargain

Written By Tim Kelly
Directed by Tiffany Stoiber

When a troupe of Shakespearean Actors makes their way to the small mining town of Gravel Gulch, a mysterious bandit known an Gentleman Dan is close behind with nefarious plans to fleece everyone. After a local prospector finds gold, the stakes are raised for the whole town in this wacky old fashioned comedic melodrama!