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2900 E Nifong Blvd, Columbia, MO

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maplewoodbarntheatre@gmail.com

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Phone: (573) 227-2276

Shows will go on, theater leader says

The destruction of the Maplewood Barn won’t deter actors of its theater company. Theater board President Michael Scott said today the 2010 season will forge ahead, starting May [21] with “Arsenic and Old Lace.” “We will absolutely pull this season off, and we will do all four of our plays,” Scott said. “We are going […]

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    jmichael
  • April 6, 2010

A phoenix named the Maplewood Barn

The fiery and mysterious destruction Monday night of the Maplewood Barn Community Theatre won’t deter the stoic actors of the company who are familiar with setbacks, sacrifices and huge personal losses. Lee Wilkins Black, in an e-mail this morning, said nothing will stop the 2010 season, which is to start May [21] with “Arsenic and […]

  • jmichael
    jmichael
  • April 6, 2010

A Note to Friends of the Barn

As many of you have heard by now, we suffered a great loss when the Barn burned to the ground on Monday night, April 5. Thank you for your outpouring of kind words and prayers.  Many, many of you have offered your time, talents, and monetary donations to help us rebuild and ensure that we […]

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    jmichael
  • April 6, 2010

Cause unknown in Maplewood fire

Building was on historic register The Maplewood Barn in south Columbia’s Nifong Park burned to the ground last night as flames reaching 40 to 50 feet high illuminated the night sky and were visible throughout much of the city.

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    jmichael
  • April 5, 2010

President’s Message

Time to Head Back to the Barn It’s spring  2010 at Maplewood Barn (and everywhere else)!   The season’s directors have been chosen, the Arsenic cast (under the direction of Jim Yelton) is rehearsing and  Space Pandas’ director, Chris Bowling, is readying for his April 10-11 auditions out at the Barn.  The grass in Nifong Park is […]

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    davismatt
  • March 28, 2010

Vandals set up ‘fort’ in Maplewood barn

When [Maplewood Barn Community Theatre president] Michael Scott made a routine visit to the Maplewood Barn theater this week, he discovered signs of a break-in, but the motive for the act and the clues left behind are a mystery. Read the full story from the Columbia Daily Tribune: Vandals set up ‘fort’ in Maplewood barn

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    jmichael
  • March 26, 2010

Theater ready for update

Maplewood Barn Community Theatre performers won’t have to worry about weak boards on stage next season.

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    jmichael
  • November 30, 2009

2010 Season

The 2010 season begins with the comedy thriller Arsenic and Old Lace. Two elderly sisters, a murderer who looks like Boris Karloff, a young couple in love, dead bodies in the cellar, and a relative who thinks he’s Teddy Roosevelt add up to a beloved classic. Performances: May 20-23 and  27-30 The Barn offers a great […]

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    davismatt
  • November 12, 2009

Technical directors sought

Click here for application details. Open to high school students.

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    davismatt
  • October 9, 2009

2010 Season Dates

Click for details on audition and performance dates

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    davismatt
  • October 9, 2009