Christmas Play Auditions

  Ho ho ho!  Mark your calendars to audition for CAT’s next production: a fast, lighthearted Christmas play with plenty of small roles to give everyone their moment in the spotlight. Auditions for Ho Ho Ho The Santa Claus Chronicles will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 1 and Tuesday, Oct 2 at the…

Who Will Win Mrs. California?

Join CAT for its 2018 summer show, Mrs. California.  The time is pre-women’s lib 1955, the place a Los Angeles hotel, where a homemakers contest is in progress—the winner to embody the epitome (at the time) of the ideal woman: “a happy, good and beautiful homemaker.” This brightly satiric comedy pokes wicked good fun at the pretentious…

Tom Sawyer July 10, 11 and 12

We are getting close! Just a few days until you can see Crest Area Theatre’s Summer 2015 production, “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.” Our show location is the Performing Arts Center on the campus of Southwestern Community College in Creston, IA. Six fantastic kids and 14 wonderful adults play the roles of the great (and…

Tom Sawyer Auditions May 26 and 28

Crest Area Theatre announces auditions for adults and kids! We will present The Adventures of Tom Sawyer on July 10, 11, and 12. Auditions are next week, Tues. and Thurs., May 26 and 28. Time is 6:30 pm in the Performing Arts Center on the SWCC campus (YMCA building). Kids: We’re looking for 5 boys and…

Dec. 5, 6 and 7 Holiday Show Only $5!

Before the busy holiday season is upon us, be sure to schedule in Crest Area Theatre’s (CAT) special Christmas gift to our communities: $5 per person productions of “The Regifters”! Performances will be December 5th and 6th at 7 p.m., and December 7th at 2 p.m., at the Southwestern Community College Performing Arts Center in…

Cast for “The Regifters” Announced

The cast has been chosen and rehearsals have begun for the upcoming Crest Area Theatre (CAT) comedy production, “The Regifters.” CAT congratulates its regional community cast members: Nancy Ferber, Rod Tostenson, Pam Hoffman, Joe Larson, Molly Ternus, Ronn Vandevender, Angie Rounds, Bill Mullin, and Julia Weisshaar-Mullin. According to the play’s directors, Jerry Huffman and Kelly Franklin,…

Auditions Set For Oct. 7 and 9

Calling all area actors! Four adult men and five adult women are needed for Crest Area Theatre’s (CAT) upcoming holiday production, The Regifters! Auditions are Tuesday, October 7, and Thursday, October 9, 2014. Both auditions will be held at 7 p.m. in a location to be determined on the Southwestern Community College campus. Performances are scheduled for…

News: Holiday Show Scheduled Dec 5-7

Crest Area Theatre has officially set the dates for a fun holiday production in December 2014. Be sure to save some time on December 5, 6 and/or 7 to attend The Regifters! Here is what it’s about: When a couple “regifts” a not-so-great Christmas present, then finds out it’s worth a fortune, they will stop at nothing to…

Listen to the Girls on KSIB Radio

A representative group of The Hallelujah Girls stormed the KSIB Radio studios in Creston, Iowa, on May 8, 2014, to discuss their May 9, 10 and 11th show. Cathy Whited, Linda Huffman, Judy Gile and Julie Weisshaar were guests on The Grapevine Program, hosted by Melinda Mackey. The narrative and audio link below is from KSIB’s website….