2023 – 2024 – Season 11

The tale of a lovable mouse who is born into an ordinary New York family, just trying to survive the great big world. A Youth Conservatory production.

Directed by DeLaney Hardy Ray

September 15, 16, 17 & 22, 23, 24

This tragic love story tells of losing someone you love and having the opportunity to get them back if you can follow one simple rule. A NOVA Opera production.

Directed by Janie Sutton

October 13, 14, 15 & 20, 21, 22

An eccentric stage actor known for his portrayal of Sherlock Holmes invites colorful characters for a weekend of games that turns deadly.

Directed by Gustavo Belotta

November 10, 11, 12 & 17, 18, 19

A beloved NOVA Christmas tradition, which lots more music, both new and traditional, including the same characters and insights of the original.

Directed by Gary Treglown

December 7, 8, 9, 10 & 14, 15, 16, 17

The story that gave rise to the term “gaslighting”, when the manipulation and sinister trickery of a cruel husband leads his wife to believe she is insane.

Directed by Marisa Clark

January 12, 13, 14 & 19, 20, 21, 2024

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A fun musical! What happens when sibling rivalry reaches epic proportions, without a single adult in sight. A NOVA Youth Conservatory production.

Directed by Janie Sutton

February 9, 10, 11 & 16, 17, 18, 2024

The comedic story of newlyweds trying to make a home in a tiny New York apartment, while dealing with their wacky neighbors and meddling family.

Directed by Jorden Gilfeather

March 8, 9, 10 & 15, 16, 17, 2024

FUN, FUN, FUN, for the entire family! Come and enjoy the cuteness overload, along with a fun story, delightful songs and plenty of giggles! Directed by Janie Sutton

Cinderella is an operetta in three acts by Pauline Viardot. The operetta has a cast of seven with piano orchestration, and premiered in Viardot’s Paris salon on April 23, 1904.

It has been described as a retelling of the Cinderella story with Gallic wit, Italianate bel canto, and Viardot’s own unique charm and sense of humor.

The production in Billings is accompanied by piano and sung in English.

Cast and Crew:

Bethany Jacobs: Cinderella
Christian Quevedo: Prince Charming
Janie Sutton: Maguelonnebe
Taylor Tompkins: Armelinde
Shawn Rasch: Count Barigoule
Sarah Waggoner: Fairy Godmother

Chorus: Katelyn Hoefle, Jane Van Dyke, and Debra Gloor 

Jan Michael Kliewer: Director and The Baron
Dodie Rife: Assistant Director and Props
Mary Ann Connors and Katelyn Hoefle: Costumes
Dulais Rhys: Accompanist, Rehearsal Accompanist

April 12, 14 & 19, 20, 21, 2024

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“What would you do if you had all eternity?” Winnie Foster, yearning for adventure, meets the Tuck family and gets more than she could ever imagine. A NOVA Youth Conservatory production.

Directed by Samantha Pfeifer

May 10, 11, 12 & 17, 18, 19

A delightful musical about two American tourists who stumble upon a misty Scottish burg that only comes to life once every 100 years.

Directed by Precious McKenzie

June 14, 15, 16 & 21, 22, 23