Joplin Little Theatre Spotlight for July 2022

This month, Joplin Little Theatre (JLT) will host auditions for their next show and offer opportunities to get involved with Joplin’s local theater scene. They are also excited to announce their upcoming 2022 – 2023 season. Find all the details for their events below!

JLT Presents the 2022 – 2023 Season

JLT is excited to reveal the shows they have planned for their upcoming season! The 2022 – 2023 season is as follows:

Moon Over Buffalo by Ken Ludwig

  • September 14 – 18, 2022
  • Directed by Ashley Trotnic

The Bold, the Young and the Murdered by Don Zolidis

  • November 16 – 20, 2022
  • Directed by Marilyn Bouldin

Proof by David Auburn

  • January 11 – 15, 2023
  • Directed by Lisa Olliges-Green

Leading Ladies by Ken Ludwig

  • March 15 – 19, 2023
  • Directed by Kaden Propps

Bonnie & Clyde by Ivan Menchell

  • Music by Frank Wildhorn and lyrics by Don Black
  • May 17 – 21, 2023
  • Directed by Becki Arnall

Auditions for Moon Over Buffalo by Ken Ludwig

JLT will be hosting auditions for their next show, Moon Over Buffalo, on August 1 and 2 at 7:00 pm. JLT is seeking actors for several parts, including:

  • A woman in her 70s.
  • A woman in her 50s to 60s.
  • Two women in their 20s to 30s.
  • Two men in their 50s to 60s.
  • Two men in their 20s and 30s.

Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script.

Production dates will be September 14 to 17 at 7:30 pm nightly as well as a Sunday matinee to be held on September 18 at 2:30 pm.

Organizational Group Discounts Available

Are you a member of an organization that would like to attend a play or musical at JLT? They have a group discount rate available for groups of ten or more!

Please note that this discount is only valid for regular season shows and fundraisers are not included. For more information, please call the office during regular office hours.

Season Tickets

Season passes are sold prior to the beginning of each season. Subscribers may purchase the seat of their choice on a first-come, first-served basis. Their seats will be held for the entirety of the season.

Season tickets are $75 for adults and $65 for seniors and students. Passes cover all the shows of the 2022 – 2023 season. Season Subscribers for last season can renew their subscriptions until July 18, 2022, after which new Subscribers can purchase their passes until August 15, 2022.

Individual tickets for any of the shows are available starting August 16, 2022. They are $18 for adults and $15 for seniors/students.

For reservations and ticket information, call the JLT Box Office at 417.623.3638.

Interested in Becoming Part of JLT?

If you’re interested in signing up to be involved with JLT, now is your chance! They are seeking ushers, house managers, and box office helpers.

Those interested should call JLT at 417.623.3638 for more information and to sign up.

Contacting Us

The JLT office has regular office hours each week, Monday through Thursday, from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. If no one answers the phone, please leave a message and your call will be returned.


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