BHP puts a twist on a favorite classic

By Carrie Moore Seventy-five years ago, the musical standards were set with Rodger’s & Hammerstein’s first collaboration, “Oklahoma!” And now, that production comes to the Black Hills Playhouse backed by a fantastic cast, crew and production team. In my opinion, “Oklahoma!” has to be one of the most widely known musicals in the world — […]

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“Putnam” is seriously F-U-N-N-Y

By Carrie Moore If anyone ever needed an example of how entertaining a show at the Black Hills Playhouse (BHP) can be, look no further than the second production of the summer: “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” It’s H-I-L-A-R-I-O-U-S, C-H-A-R-M-I-N-G and F-U-N. (OK, but seriously, you had to of known that was coming, […]

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Metaphors & Fun: Tokens of Affection has it all

By Carrie Moore In previous opening seasons, the Black Hills Playhouse (BHP) has started off with drama, adventure and family fun. But for the 73rd season, the BHP is stepping up their game – and running audience members through every emotion in the process. “Tokens of Affection,” which will run through Sunday, June 17, tells […]

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BHP announces 73rd season

The Black Hills Playhouse announced its lineup for the upcoming 73rd season, starting on June 8, 2018. The 2018 season will have four productions – a romantic comedy, two musicals, and a comedic-thriller. Tokens of Affection, June 8 – 17, 2018 by Topher Payne This production — which will debut for the first time in this […]

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‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ dazzles

By Carrie Moore Once upon a time (because that’s how all fairytales start), there was a playhouse nestled in the heart of Custer State Park. After a long fall, a winter filled with snow and a spring that finally brought some much needed warmer temperatures, the Black Hills Playhouse (BHP) opened for the summer, kicking […]

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