Tag Archive: Indianapolis theater

Jul 10

Beef & Boards Ring of Fire is a different kind of musical

Photo courtesy B&B media

Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre is currently offering a different kind of musical. Ring of Fire brings the story of Johnny Cash to life by means of his songs via an ensemble made up of eight remarkably talented musicians who also shine as singers and dancers. The clever script in the first act brings you …

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Jul 06

Ring of Fire opens at Beef & Boards

Johnny Cash

The iconic songs of Johnny Cash will provide a unique entertainment opportunity starting this week at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre on Indy’s northwest side. Ring of Fire is not your typical musical. According to a Beef and Boards press release: “An icon of American music history, Johnny Cash’s contributions as a singer songwriter are legendary. …

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Apr 02

My Fair Lady is back at Beef & Boards in Indianapolis

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It has been 20 years since My Fair Lady has been seen at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre. The 2017 version of this classic musical entertained us completely this past Saturday evening. The house appeared to be a sell out and all were treated to a dynamic, exciting and professional show. The Lerner and Loewe …

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Mar 27

We enjoyed Sex with Strangers during our first visit to the Phoenix Theatre

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Don’t take the headline the wrong way, folks. Sex with Strangers is the play title! Our first visit to this well established Indianapolis theater was most enjoyable. The Phoenix Theatre experience is different from larger venue playhouses. From the lobby we walked to the stage down a somewhat narrow flight of stairs. It seemed like we were …

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Feb 05

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat thrills the crowds at Beef & Boards

Joseph (Tim Wessel), left, and his father, Jacob (Douglas E. Stark) Courtesy B&B Media

Beef & Boards is offering the Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice production of  Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat as its first musical of the 2017 season. Prepare to put a smile on your face as you enjoy this delightful presentation at Indy’s beloved dinner theatre that runs through March 26th. Tim Wessel has the title role. …

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Nov 27

A Beef and Boards Christmas celebrates the season

Fancy costumes, great dancing and exciting song!

One of the favorite holiday shows in Indiana is back on stage at Beef & Boards on Indy’s northwest side. This beloved variety show, celebrating a 24 year run, is known for its consistent quality. I think the 2016 version of the show actually raised the bar for the overall quality of the production. Once …

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Jul 17

“Church Basement Ladies” gives a light hearted evening of fun

You will laugh 'til you cry

Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre brings back to the stage the original version of the popular Church Basement Ladies series this summer. Set in the basement of a  rural Minnesota Lutheran church in 1964, four ladies of various ages bring a mix of nostalgia, cooking, planning and hilarity to this fun story. Beef & Boards …

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Apr 03

Indy’s Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre presents “Guys and Dolls”

Nathan and Adelaide Photo courtesy Beef & Boards Media

The musical comedy Guys and Dolls is now running at Beef & Boads Dinner Theatre on the northwest side of Indianapolis. This intimate venue, beloved by Indy theater goers for decades, provides a perfect setting for this sometimes madcap story of two couples attempting to sort out their feelings. The cast is filled with Beef and …

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Dec 02

Beef & Boards Christmas show once again shines

Deb, Kenny and Santa

Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre on the far northwest side of Indianapolis continues to prove why it is one of the most popular and beloved venues in the area. This year’s version of the Christmas variety show is just marvelous. Deb Wims and Kenny Shepard continue their tradition of hosts and performers of the show. This …

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Dec 31

Curry and Stockberger bring down the house in ‘The Odd Couple’ at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre

Oscar flirts with Pigeon sisters

The 2015 season at Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre in Indianapolis opened this week with the Neil Simon classic hit The Odd Couple. Starring 25 year friends Eddie Curry as the fastidious Felix Unger and Jeff Stockberger as the slovenly Oscar Madison, this is truly a must see show. Curry and Stockberger are favorites of  B&B …

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