Craterian Ginger Rogers Theater's 15th season

The Craterian Ginger Rogers Theater's 15th season was announced Tuesday. The season, which will kick off in mid-September, comprises 27 touring shows, three productions by the Craterian's youth theater programs, the ninth annual GingerBread Jubilee and four plays by newly formed Next Stage Repertory Company (see story on Page 1).

Tickets range from $10 for Next Stage productions to $64 for some of the big Broadway-type shows. Ticket requests by mail or fax will open June 7 to members depending on membership level, and public sales will begin July 26. Tickets can be ordered on the Internet starting Aug. 2. Memberships begin at $50. For more information, reach the Box Office at 779-3000 or visit www.craterian.org.

Here's a schedule:

Aug. 18-20 — Teen Musical Theater of Oregon: "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat"

Sept. 8-10 — Next Stage Rep: "Talley's Folly"

Sept. 16 — The Temptations

Sept. 30 — San Francisco International Comedy Competition

Oct. 2 — Lorna Luft

Oct. 5 — Stomp

Oct. 12 — Manhattan Transfer

Oct. 22 — Tommy Dorsey Orchestra

Oct. 26 — The Miles Davis Experience

Nov. 4 — Pink Martini

Nov. 6 — Rickie Lee Jones Trio

Nov. 8 — The Official Blues Brothers Review

Nov. 10 — BodyVox

Nov. 18-23 — GingerBread Jubilee auction and tours

Dec. 1 — "The Wizard of Oz"

Dec. 4 — Christmas With the Trail Band

Dec. 16-17 — TMTO: "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown"

Jan. 5-7 — Next Stage Rep: "The Decorator"

Jan. 15 — Imago Theatre: Zoo Zoo

Jan. 26 — Judy Collins

Feb. 4 — Mark Hummel's Blues Harmonica Blowout

Feb. 8 — Drum-TAO

Feb. 11 — Sinbad

Feb. 15 — "Damn Yankees"

Feb. 19 — Los Lonely Boys

Feb. 20 — "Don't Fence Me In"

March 8-10 — TMTO: "Pippin"

March 15 — "Rain — a Tribute to The Beatles"

March 17 — "Brigadoon"

March 22-24, 30-31 — Next Stage Rep: "The Wild Guys"

April 6 — An Evening With Bruce Hornsby

April 7 — Barrage, "Soundtrack of the World"

April 12 — Helios: "The Lotus Eaters"

April 22 — "Stars on Stage: Celebrating State Soloists"

May 12 — "Stuart Little"

May 31-June 2 — Next Stage Rep: "Molly Sweeney"

All shows will start at 7:30 p.m. except for 3 p.m. performances of "Lorna Luft" on Oct. 2, "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" on Dec. 17, "Zoo Zoo" Jan. 15, "Pippin" March 10 and "Stuart Little" May 12. Also, "Celebrating State Soloists" will start at 7 p.m. on April 22.