Stories tagged with: Renner Theater

July 26, 2015 - 3:41pm
10 weeks 2 days ago

Downtown Zanesville got a visit from a very famous family...

The Addams Family is taking the stage at the Renner Theater. As the first weekend of shows comes to a close, Zane Trace Players Member Melissa Staker said the show has been very well received.

"Well our crowds have been wonderful and we listen to people as they're leaving and just get their responses to kind of get their true responses and as people are leaving they're saying what a wonderful show it is so that...

May 31, 2015 - 6:28pm
18 weeks 2 days ago

The Zane Trace Players presented 'On Golden Pond' one more time this weekend. 

The production follows a family as they deal with aging, divorce, re-marriage and the ebb and flow of a father daughter relationship. Director of the play Stacy Clawson said that the audience will connect with the characters' experiences.

"So there was conflict with her and her dad and I think people could relate to that and she re-marries which a lot of people do so dealing with that and...

March 15, 2015 - 4:33pm
29 weeks 2 days ago

Mark your calendars because you wont want to "be late to a very important date" next weekend!

The Renner Theater will be performing Alice in Wonderland Jr.! Today was the third of six performances of well loved Disney classic. Director Sarah Gantzer told us all about what went in to making the magical world of Wonderland come to life.

"In January we got a whole bunch of kids to come out and audition and worked tirelessly to learn how theater works and learn how...

January 26, 2015 - 8:46am
36 weeks 1 day ago

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January 20, 2015 - 4:19pm
36 weeks 5 days ago

As winter seems to drag on and on you may develop a sense of cabin fever.

But Vice President of the Zanesville-Muskingum County Chamber of Commerce, Kelly Ashby, said Muskingum County is waiting for you. Ashby said even in the winter months there are plenty of things to do around the county. Those willing to brave the could can experience the two area state parks.

"There's fun things to do in the outdoors," Ashby said. "Lots of things to do at our state parks, so...

December 14, 2014 - 11:22pm
42 weeks 1 day ago

Today marked the 24th Anniversary of the Annual Angel Tree Production.

The Renner Theatre hosted the fourth and final show of this year's production Sunday afternoon. All donations help the children at The Salvation Army's Angel Tree. We spoke with the director and writer of the production, Rich Tolliver, this afternoon who said they've already raised over $3,600 from the first three shows. Tolliver said the money goes directly towards gifts for the kids.

"We've had a...

December 10, 2014 - 10:37pm
42 weeks 5 days ago

The Renner Theater was making final preparations for their Angel Tree Benefit Wednesday.

This is the 24th time the production has been put on for the community. We had the chance to talk to the writer and director of the benefit, Richard Tolliver, who told us how the the production comes to be.

"Well every year we do a Christmas show here and we write a story line and produce and we have music and we audition and anybody that wants to be in the show can be and then I kind of...

September 21, 2014 - 4:01pm
1 year 2 weeks ago

The latest performance at the Renner theater is going on for one more weekend.

The Zane Trace Players performed "Wait Until Dark" for the third time this afternoon. The drama is set in 1967 and it has a suspenseful feel to it. The show's director, George Patterson, said the show fits perfectly into the Autumn season. He said while they haven't had a sellout yet, he is still thrilled to see the support from the community.

"The last two nights the audience has been...

May 27, 2014 - 7:13pm
1 year 18 weeks ago
The Salvation Army is teaming up with the Renner Theater to throw a summer splash musical. The "Beach Party" musical will take place on Friday June 27th in the gymnasium at the Salvation Army. The Renner Theater is bringing all the fun and entertainment to transform the evening into a night on the beach. " What we've been doing the last few summers here at the Salvation Army is helping them out raising funds," said Rich Tolliver President of the Renner Theater. "We've done theme concerts. We...
April 27, 2014 - 8:34pm
1 year 23 weeks ago

Supporters of the Renner Theatre had the chance to watch an unlikely bond form right before their eyes on Sunday at the matinee showing of Driving Miss Daisy.

The American classic is about an aging Jewish woman and her African American cheuffer. The two form a close relationship that the director says you'll have to watch to understand.

" It's an emotional journey. It goes along and it goes along with a lot of fun and a lot of good lines, the lines are great. There are all...

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