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Pontiac Theatre IV is an independent community theatre group presenting live theatre to Pontiac and Oakland County since 1969. Theatre IV presents four or five shows per season including a musical, a straight show, a children’s show and a musical review.  The 2018-19 Season shows include, The Bible The Complete Word of God (abridged) the musical The Rocky Horror Show, the family favorite Charlotte’s Web, the classic comedy You Can’t Take It With You Our children’s show Disney’s Mulan, Jr and the courtroom drama A Time To Kill.  Watch the site and Facebook for more information!

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Pontiac Theatre IV Announces Auditions for Curse of the Werewolf

By on July 27, 2019

Pontiac Theatre IV is pleased to announce auditions for its upcoming comedy, Curse of the Werewolf,” directed by Scott Talas and produced by Gary Essenmacher.

Buzz Haliburton, an entertainer fallen on hard times, is summoned by his mysterious uncles to Gargoyle House, a spooky castle on a lonely New England island. Buzz and his partner, Admiral Byrd (a penguin who tap dances to “Puttin’ on the Ritz”), encounter a bizarre assortment of “family” and “friends.” Colonel Snipes plots to blow up the island while his wife wears evening gowns all day. Little Messalina, the resident child terror, keeps baby piranhas for pets. The menacing housekeeper often appears without her head. Due to a family curse, there is a werewolf in the house, and the gardener is probably insane. Murders abound, lights flicker, and romance blossoms in this crazy spoof written by Tim Kelly.

The Parts Available Are:
Mrs. Grimm … Housekeeper
Joan Tarbucle … Attorney
Little Messalina … Child Terror
Algernon Snipes* … Master of Gargoyle House
Humphrey … Weird Handyman, Mrs. Grimm’s Son
Hushabye … Neighbor With a Leaky Boat
Connie Pigeon … New Governess
Buzz Halliburton … Algernon’s Nephew
Veronica … Colonel Snipes’ Wife, a femme fatale
Colonel Snipes* … A Soldier of Fortune, Gung-ho
Boris … An unexpected guest
Sheriff Birdsong … Investigates Murder
Olga … A Gypsy of the Old School
*The roles of Algernon and Colonel Snipes are played by the same actor.

Please be prepared to read from the script.
Audition Dates:
Sunday, August 4th, 5pm
Monday, August 5th, 7pm
Tuesday, August 6th, 7pm
@
Waterford Central United Methodist Church
3882 Highland Road
Waterford, Michigan 48328

Performance Dates:
October 25th, 26th, November 1st, November 2nd, 8pm
@
Pontiac High School
1051 Arlene Ave
Pontiac, MI 48340

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2019-2020 Annual Picnic

By on July 24, 2019

The 2019-2020 Annual Picnic and election will be held on Saturday, August 10 at the home of lifetime members Dennis and Emily Barberi. Their address is 1567 Eason in Waterford. The picnic will begin at 2:00 pm with the board

Pontiac Theatre IV Presents A Time to Kill

By on June 24, 2019

Pontiac Theatre IV is pleased to announce our final show of our 2018-2019 season A Time to Kill adapted from the John Grisham novel for the stage by Rupert Holmes. A Time to Kill is produced in association and with

Pontiac Theatre IV Announces the First Carl Tenuta Scholarship

By on June 3, 2019

Pontiac Theatre IV is please to announce the first Carl Tenuta Scholarship for Theatre IV members who are graduating from High School. The deadline for submitting the application for the Scholarship will be Monday, June 17, 2019. The complete application

Pontiac Theatre IV’s Production Disney’s Mulan, Jr !

By on May 5, 2019

Pontiac Theatre IV”s next production, Disney’s Mulan, Jr opens Friday, May 10 for eight performances. The final four performances 17 (7:30 pm), 18 (2:00 matinee and 7:30 evening) and 19 (4:00 matinee), 2019 at the Michigan School for the Arts,