ShoeString Community Players Announces October Events

ShoeString Community Players present October Events with  different shows on each of the four weekends in October!

Tickets will be on sale online and at the ticket booth in the Rose Garden Park in front of the Old  Columbia County Historic Courthouse.


First Weekend (October 5th)

ShoeString Community Players present…
Straight in form Fairhaven Massachusetts

“THE AMERICAN SCREAM”
Home Haunting with Manny & Lori Souza

Please join us for a special viewing of ”The American Scream” on October 5th. Stars Lori & Manny Souza have traveled all the way from Fairhaven MA to watch with you. A selection of snacks & non-alcoholic beverages will be available for everyone attending. After the viewing there will be a Q&A. This event is casual and we aren’t rushing anyone through. Did we mention it is in the haunted Masonic Temple ballroom? This will be a blast!

October 5th, 2018 at 7:30pm
231 First Street, Suite B Upstairs, St. Helens, OR 97051
The Old Masonic Building in the River District
Handicap Accessible


Second Weekend (October 14th – 16th)

10 Short Scary Stories and Poems

ShoeString Community Players  will be putting on a short showcase of Halloween stories and perform them in our new theater space.  Children will performing  ten short classic ghost stories and poems to amuse even the most toughest critic.  There will be several performance throughout the day to entertain the community and the show times will  fit any ones schedule during the day. Check posted schedule for times at the theater, 231 S. First Street, St. Helens or Ticket Booth in the Rose Garden next to the Old Columbia County Historic Courthouse.

The admission price will a suggested donation of $2 per person.
Location: New SSCP Theater in the Old Masonic Building at 231 S. First Street, St. Helens


Monster/Zombie Make Overs

There might be even a few monster/zombie make over set-up.  Check schedule at Ticket Booth for additional dates and times.

Location: New SSCP Theater in the Old Masonic Building at 231 S. First Street, St. Helens


 

Third Weekend (October 19th – 21st)

The War of the Worlds

The War of the Worlds was originally broadcast on Oct 30, 1938 on the Mercury Theater for the Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS) and directed by Orson Welles.  It became famous for causing mass hysteria, even though it was clearly identified as a radio play.  People believed we were actually being invaded by Martians.  We will also have the hilarious commercials we are know for to be presented before and during the Broadcast.  An excellent time for the family.
Dates and Times
10-19 – 8:00pm
10-20 – 2:00pm, 4:00pm, 6:00pm, 8:00pm
10-21 – 2:00pm, 4:00pm
The admission price will be $5.00.
Location: New SSCP Theater in the Old Masonic Building at 231 S. First Street, St. Helens


 


Last Weekend (October 25th – 28th)

St. Helens Haunted Tours

A live haunted tour thru Olde Towne St. Helens. Tour length 45 Minutes. See the local haunts, and re-live the secret, spooky, and creepy history of St. Helens. May be scary for young children, parent discretion advised. Please dress for Oregon weather and keep warm. Have a safe and happy a Halloween! Limited to 25 people per performance. Please buy your tickets early. Remember to dress for the weather and bring an umbrella

.Performances will be as follows:
10-25 – 8:00pm
10-26 – 7:00pm, 8:00pm, 9:00pm, 10:00pm
10-27 – 7:00pm, 8:00pm, 9:00pm, 10:00pm
10-28 – 7:00pm, 8:00pm, 9:00pm

The admission price will be $25.00.
Tour Starts at the Ticket Booth  in the Rose Garden next to the Old Columbia County Historic Courthouse.

For more information on shows please email info@sscptheater.org or call 503-366-4406.

 

ShoeString Community Players – PO BOX 481 – 231 South First Street, St. Helens, Oregon – www.sscpmusicals.com