OUR 2018-2019 SEASON!


DEC 20-23, 2018

Music by: Charles Strouse

Book by: Thomas Meehan

Lyrics by: Martin Charnin

Based on Little Orphan Annie

ANNIE, the classic American musical, will fill the audience with joy this holiday season. Little orphan Annie is saved from the orphanage and the cruel Miss Hannigan when she goes to stay with billionaire Oliver Warbucks’ for the holidays. While searching for the parents that abandoned her years ago, she reminds us that love and family are all you need.

The Boy On The Edge

The Boy At The Edge of Everything

FEB 28 & MAR 1, 2019

By: Finegan Kruckemeyer

This play will delve into the effects of the "over-scheduled" life of Simon. Located in the Fostek Rehearsal Hall at The Jefferson Center.

This show is our RCT4TEENS play and is not included in our subscriber packages. Please call RCT at 540-400-7795 for reservations. Suggested donation $10 at the door.

The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid

APRIL 19 & 20, 2019 at the Scottish Rite Auditorium

Music by: Alan Menken

Lyrics by: Howard Ashman & Glenn Slater

Book by: Doug Wright

Based on Hans Christian Andersen story and the Disney Film

Go “under the sea” this Spring Break when Roanoke area youth learn, rehearse and stage an entire production in one week! Longing to live in the world above, Ariel will have to defy her father, make a deal with the evil sea witch, and convince the handsome Prince that she’s the girl whose enchanting voice he’s been seeking.

This show is our Kids On Stage play and is not included in our subscriber packages. Please call RCT at 540-400-7795 for reservations. Suggested donation $10 at the door.

School House Rock Live!

MAY 3-5, 2019

Based on the book by: Scott Ferguson, George Keating & Kyle Hall

Music & Lyrics by: Lynn Ahrens, Bob Dorough, Dave Frishberg, Kathy Mandry, George Newall & Tom Yohe

The popular Saturday morning cartoon that taught kids history, grammar, math and more will take the stage to close up RCT’s 11th Season. SCHOOL HOUSE ROCK LIVE! takes you on a journey with Tom, a brand new teacher, who is a bit nervous about starting his first day. While watching tv to relax, characters emerge to show him how to win his students over through song and quite a bit of imagination.

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Ways to Order:

  • Book your tickets online
  • Call the Jefferson Center's Box Office


    8:30AM-1:30PM, Mon-Fri

RCT Box Office Opens Two Hours Prior to Performance.

Ticket Pricing

Orchestra Seating - $25

Adults - $20

Youth (to 18) - $15

Seniors (65+) - $15

*Additional fees apply

Where We Perform

The Jefferson Center

541 Luck Ave SW

Roanoke, VA 24016

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MAIN OFFICE: 540-400-7795

BOX OFFICE: 540-345-2550

E-MAIL: info@roanokechildrenstheatre.org


541 Luck Ave SW Suite 318

Roanoke, VA 24016


622 Campbell Ave SW

Roanoke, VA 24016

P.O. BOX: P.O. Box 4392

Roanoke, VA 24015

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