Calendar of Events

2017 – 2018 Performances


Buy advance tickets online and receive a
$2 discount on each general / adult ticket
and a $1 discount on each youth ticket!!!

 October 20 – 21 and 27 – 29

Fall Community Theater – Nana’s Naughty Knickers~~ TICKETS

Bridget and her Grandmother are about to become roommates.  However, what Bridget saw as a unique opportunity to stay with her favorite Nana in New York for the summer quickly turns into an experience she’ll never forget.  Join the PAL Players in the tradition of successful recent productions that have included Tuna Does Vegas and The Odd Couple.

Nana’s Naughty Knickers is a slick comedy by a new playwright, Katy DiSavino…the dialog is crisp and funny, and the action fast-paced…[this] Senior Citizen’s sexy sideline will have you in stitches!” – Lancaster Journal

Performances are on October 20, 21, 27, 28, and 29.  Tickets for a dinner Saturday performance need to be purchased the Wednesday prior before 4:00pm.  Tickets for a desert Sunday performance need to be purchased the Saturday prior before 11:00am.

 November 4    7:30 p.m.

Rock Creek Singers ~~ TICKETS

The Rock Creek Singers are part of the Gay Men’s Chorus of Washington, DC. Directed by Dr. Thea Kano, the group is a select, dynamic chamber ensemble comprised of 32 singers who perform a cappella and accompanied classical and contemporary music for audiences throughout the national capital region.

 November 18

Return of Poetry Slam ~~ FREE

Celebrate the creativity of Luray’s next generation in this SECOND FREE event developed by the Page County Public Schools and PAL. High school students showcase their writing and performing talents in this free-form performance setting.

 December 1    7:00 p.m.

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and Celebration ~~ FREE

PAL and LDI will host the Town of Luray’s annual tree-lighting ceremony on the PAL Plaza. Free festivities will include music by Left of the Dial and the Eva Weber Group, plus readings by Carrie Campbell and Luray Elementary School students!

 December 9

Christmas Parade After Party ~~ FREE

After the holiday reception at the Chamber of Commerce, follow Santa downtown on his firetruck to PAL, where everyone (Santa included) can enjoy treats and refreshments, plus entertainment by Left of the Dial, the Eva Weber Group, and Patsy’s Pans.

 December 15    7:30 p.m.

Page County Community Choir ~~ FREE

With a tradition of performing at churches throughout Luray, the Choir will also put on a free holiday performance at PAL. Under the direction of Dr. Tonya Menard, this high-energy group of vocalists performs a series of Christmas concerts each year.

 January 13 (snow date January 20)

Creative Writing: Society, Justice, and the World ~~ FREE

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr., Day, Luray High School students will present writings about society, justice, and issues in the world about which they care deeply. This will be a free event.

 February 3, 2018    6:00 p.m.

PAL Gala and Fundraiser ~~ TICKETS

Love and Light

Third Annual Fundraising Gala

Supporting Phase II of Our New Lighting System

Reception followed by a performance from Shenandoah Unlimited featuring Dr. Paul Ackerman, David Howard, Christopher Jenkins, Dian Rene and Julia Verba.

Live auction, photo booth, logo tote bags

Hors d’oeuvres by West Main Market

Desserts and wine also included with ticket

$50 per person

Purchase by January 19 and receive a commemorative etched wine glass and a voucher for an upcoming performance!

We are delighted to host a return engagement of artists with close ties to the Shenandoah Valley. Join Paul Ackerman, David Howard, Christopher Jenkins, Dian Rene, and Julia Verba for the musical event of the year. We are grateful to these nationally known musicians for their time and expertise in support of PAL. This will be PAL’s only fundraising event of 2018. Get your tickets early for this evening of world-class music, fellowship, and celebration of the LIVE arts in Luray.

 February 24, 2018    7:30 p.m.

Bard Unbound ~~ TICKETS

Experience Shakespeare as you’ve never heard him, in a collection of scenes that capture the merriment, jokes, imbibing, and double entendres, and fun. Comedy, wine, and slapstick rule the day in a performance by this rollicking travelling band of classically trained actors whose goal is to put the “fun” back into Shakespeare.

 April 14, 2018

An Evening of Short Plays ~~ Ticket information coming soon!

Playwrights from across the country submitted their works to our selection committee. The result? A line up of great works by emerging and established authors from as far away as Buffalo, New York City, and Roanoke. They include establishes theater educators and award-winning playwrights.

 April 21, 2018    7:30 p.m.

Virginia Opera ~~ TICKETS

An Evening of Opera & Broadway highlights some of the most beloved arias and ensemble numbers that opera has to offer, as well as popular musical theater show tunes. The program features members of Virginia Opera’s nationally recognized Herndon Foundation Emerging Artists Program.

If you have a group or event you would like to see at PAL, please contact a member of the Board!