Footlight Players

The Footlight Players, Charleston’s longest continuously producing theatre company, is celebrating its 85th anniversary season in 2016-2017 and is located in the heart of the French Quarter. What began as a small group in 1931 has become a theatrical tradition in Charleston, built and strengthened over many years by hundreds of willing hands, by priceless gifts of time and toil, enthusiasm and talent, and strong community support. We have been and will continue to be a community theatre providing an outlet for the creativity, energy and cultural aspirations of local talent, as a theatre rooted in the traditions, needs and dreams of our community. Footlight is a magical place that will transform you to a different place in time.

Tickets: 

Box Office Phone: (843) 722-4487
Online tickets: https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/cal/31745

Address: 

Footlight Players Theater 20 Queen St. Charleston, SC 29401

 

Phone: 

(843) 722-4487
 
 

Upcoming Shows for Footlight Players

Start Date: Jan 20 2017 - 8:00pm

Catharine Holly has witnessed the murder of her cousin Sebastian, which has sent her to a psychiatric hospital. When Sebastian’s mother, Mrs. Venable, invites a psychiatrist to question Catharine about her story, she paints a picture so graphic it’s almost unbelievable. In fact, Mrs. Venable would rather not believe Catherine’s story and prefers to keep her son’s secrets buried.

Start Date: Mar 3 2017 - 8:00pm

This is a classic comedy that everyone will enjoy - especially during tax season! Jon Trachtman and Leslie Arthur are out of work musicians who room together in New York City. To save money, Jon has been filing tax returns listing the pair as married. The day of reckoning comes when the Internal Revenue Service informs the "couple" they're going to be investigated. Leslie masquerades as a housewife, aided by Jon's fiancée, Kate.