Wild Horse presents Heathers the Musical

Beautiful, brainy teenage misfit Veronica Sawyer hustles her way into the most powerful, ruthless clique at Westerberg High, the Heathers. But before she can get comfortable atop the high school food chain, Veronica falls in love with new kid J.D., a mysterious teen rebel who plans to put the Heathers in their place—six feet under.

After a year-and-a half-long postponement of its March 2020 show, Wild Horse Stage Company presents Heathers the Musical: High School Edition, the inaugural show of the company’s new adult/young adult division, directed by Sierra Scott and Tara Burke. Heathers plays this weekend only. Mature themes such as violence and suicide earn this show a PG13 rating. Masks required.

Aug 5-8
7:30 pm Thursday, Friday, and Saturday and 2 pm Sunday
Carson City Community Center’s Bob Boldrick Theater
Tickets: $15 (Use the promo code FRIDAYBOGO for 2-for-one tickets for Friday only.) 

Post-pandemic improv at Reno Little Theater

Still need to shake off some pandemic-year anxienty? Libby Bakke directs the ABC Show players in original sketches and improvised scenes that explore some favorite (and not so favorite) themes and experiences of 2020–one letter at a time. Masks required.

7:30 pm Aug. 7 + 2 pm Aug 8
147 E. Pueblo St., Reno
Tickets: Name your price ($10+ recommended)

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Posted by Kris Vagner

Kris Vagner is Double Scoop’s Editor & Publisher.