Entering into our 10th year, Lubbock Moonlight Musicals is pleased to be able to provide the Lubbock area with extremely diverse artistic offerings.
From the immense Moonlight Broadway productions to Moonlight Musicals outdoor creations to the innovative youth-oriented shows produced by Moonlight Directions, every effort is given to create something enjoyable for all theatregoers. Beyond shows, Lubbock Moonlight Musicals also provides a summer-time educational opportunity via the Moonlight Arts Academy where youth, ages 5-17, may participate in camps focusing on a vast assortment of artistic disciplines. Another outreach program experiencing significant growth is our audition-only performance ensemble, Moonlight Directions, comprised of area high-school students who wish to increase their talents in every aspect of performing. Register here to receive our emailed newsletter.
Shrek, The Musical
June 12-13, 19-20, 26-27; July 2-3
This June, Lubbock Moonlight Musicals will present “Shrek, The Musical” in the stunning outdoor setting of the Moonlight Musicals Amphitheatre (formerly the Wells Fargo Amphitheatre) in Lubbock’s Mackenzie Park. Based on the Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film, “Shrek, The Musical” brings all the beloved film characters you know to life on stage, and tells the tale of an unusual hero who finds himself on a life-changing journey alongside a wisecracking Donkey and a feisty princess who resists her rescue. Throw in a short tempered bad guy, a gingerbread man with an attitude, and many other fairy tale misfits, and you’ve got a musical like none you’ve ever seen! Making use of Texas Tech and community talent, Lubbock Moonlight Musicals always strives to create high quality, family-friendly entertainment that all ages may enjoy… SHOW MORE.
1776 ~ The Musical
July 10-11, 17-18, 24-25
Join Lubbock Moonlight Musicals this July as they present the history-rich musical “1776” in the stunning outdoor setting of the Moonlight Musicals Amphitheatre in Lubbock’s Mackenzie Park. Making use of Texas Tech and community talent, Lubbock Moonlight Musicals always strives to create high quality, family-friendly entertainment that all ages may enjoy. Attendants to “1776” shall witness the birth of a nation as America’s founding fathers struggle to craft the American Declaration of Independence. This pivotal event in the pages of American history blazes to vivid life as we see the men behind the national icons: proud, frightened, irritable, charming and ultimately noble figures determined to do the right thing for their fledgling nation….SHOW MORE.
August 7-8, 14-15, 21-22
Come out to the Moonlight Musicals Amphitheatre (previously the Wells Fargo Amphitheatre) in the beautiful outdoor setting of Lubbock’s Mackenzie Park this August as Lubbock Moonlight Musicals presents their 10th anniversary production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!” Music by RICHARD RODGERS. Book and Lyrics by OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN II. Making use of Texas Tech and local talent, Lubbock Moonlight Musicals always strives to create high quality, family-friendly entertainment that all ages may enjoy. “Oklahoma!” is a musical masterpiece not to be missed! …SHOW MORE.
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr.
July 11, 17, 18, 24, 25
“Be our guest” for this enchanted musical tale as Lubbock Moonlight Musicals debuts our newest outreach: a theatrical production supported entirely by members of our youth performance ensemble, Moonlight Directions! Based on our love for education and family-fun, this production shall provide additional performance practice for Moonlight Directions and an entertaining experience for all guests! Featuring music from the classic film, Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast Jr.” tells a “tale as old as time” of young provincial woman, Belle, and her search to find the love she has only glimpsed among the pages of her beloved books….SHOW MORE.