Theater in Wheeling: Towngate is a Cornerstone of Creative Life
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Towngate Theatre presents "Cabaret"

fri16sep8:00 pmfri10:00 pmTowngate Theatre presents "Cabaret"

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Come to the infamous Kit Kat Klub, as the Emcee, Sally Bowles, and the rest of a raucous cast of characters take the stage to tantalize the crowd in “Cabaret!”

This classic musical is the season opener for the main stage season at Towngate Theatre in Wheeling.

Shows take place September 16, 17, 18 & 23, 24. Curtain is at 8pm Fridays and Saturdays. A 3pm matinee takes place Sunday, September 18.

About the Play

Set in 1929–1930 Berlin as the Nazis are ascending to power, the well-known musical “Cabaret” focuses on the hedonistic nightlife at the infamous Kit Kat Klub and revolves around the relationship between American author Cliff Bradshaw and cabaret performer Sally Bowles.

A show for mature audiences, “Cabaret” features some of the most memorable and enticing songs and choreography in theater history coupled with dark thematic content.

Content Warning: Mature audiences only. Nazi imagery. Sexually suggestive material. Strong language. Implied alcohol and drug use.

Admission is $20($17 OI members). Purchase tickets online or call 304-242-7700.

Sponsored by Unified Bank.

2022-23 Towngate Theatre Main Stage Season

September 16, 17, 18 & 23, 24

“The Curious Savage”
November 4, 5, 6 & 11, 12

“Stones in His Pockets”
March 17, 18, 19 & 24, 25, 2023

“All My Sons”
May 5, 6, 7 & 12, 13, 2023

Experience the magic of art onstage…

Towngate is the premiere venue for community theater in Wheeling. Enjoy an intimate theater experience. Marvel at and applaud the talent of local actors. Experience a variety of though-provoking, heartwarming, comedic and historically significant works from renowned playwrights and talented newcomers. When watching a stage production, you are transported into a different world. Escape from reality and feel the energy created by sharing an intimate space with actors and fellow theatergoers. Live action happens right before your eyes. There’s no app for that!  Furthermore, theater is a social experience meant to be shared with one another. So, bring your family and friends and meet new friends, too. And, most importantly, support your local actors, directors, stage managers, set and costume designers. They spend months working to bring characters and stories to life. Their efforts produce amazing art time and time again.

Keeping the Community in Community Theater in Wheeling. . .

Towngate is a cornerstone of creative life in Wheeling and serves as an entertainment destination for residents of the Ohio Valley and beyond. People of all ages and backgrounds gather here to create and experience art onstage. Most of all, Towngate celebrates the essential power of theater to illuminate our common humanity. The community enjoys and participates in hundreds of live performances, classes and workshops year-round.


September 16, 2022 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm(GMT-04:00)


Towngate Theatre

2118 Market Street Wheeling WV 26003

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