Stebens Children's Theatre 2021/2022 Season

Mainstage Productions



Back by Popular Demand – The Musical Revue

“SCT Radio Barn Dance”

Sponsored by Todd & Shannon Lerdal and Dennis & Susan Muyskens

September 15-16, 2021

Adapted by Suzan Koehler, Gene Autry, Patsy Montana, Minnie Pearl, Roy Roger and Dale Evans are this week’s guests on the WSCT Radio Barn Dance.  Cowboy wisdom and homespun humor are featured along with several songs from the saddle including “How to Catch a Man,” “Yellow Rose of Texas,” and “Ghost Riders in the Sky.” 


The Greatest Story Ever Told!

“The Wizard of Oz”

Sponsored by Children's Dental Center of Mason City

Todd & Renee Hoeppner

October 21-31, 2021

“Just Follow the Yellow Brick Road;” good advice if there ever was some.  Follow Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Cowardly Lion and the Tinman on their journey as they seek a brain, courage, a heart and a home.  A popular classic American story!


 An original adaptation of a favorite fairytale!

“Twelve Dancing Princesses”

Sponsored by Alpha Orthodontics

December 8-12, 2021

Reimagined by Tom Ballmer and Ryann Dear, this Grimm’s classic is staged in two places; a kingdom of the middle ages and the modern United States.  This refreshing take on an old tale features excellent dancing, a great swordfight and a fascinating, timeless tale.


A Modern Classic!!!

“The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe”

Sponsored by Kingland Systems

 February 23-27, 2022

Join Peter, Susan, Edmund & Lucy as they journey through the wardrobe & find themselves embroiled in the eternal struggle between the White Witch & the great lion, Aslan.  This exciting story includes the Centaur, Mr. & Mrs. Beaver, Tumnus the Faun & the Unicorn.


A Musical Favorite!


Sponsored by First Citizens Bank

April 14-24, 2022

In this 1950’s rock ’n roll musical, Rydell High’s spirited Class of 59 ~ gum-chewing, hubcap-stealing, hot-rod loving boys and their wisecracking girls in bobby sox and pedal pushers ~ captures the look and sound of the 50’s.  A lively, funny musical ~ as well as the dancingest one in town!


A Student Creation

“Stepping Out at Stebens ~2022”

Sponsored by JP Wealth Advisors

May 4-7, 2022

SCT’s annual variety show features lively music, singing and dancing and some of the SCT’s most absurd moments of theatre; homemade comedy, caricature, parody and novelty acts jump up on our stage for a full night of entertainment!


Just in time for Summer!

“The Little Princess, Sara Crewe”

Sponsored by North Iowa Community Credit Union

June 8-12, 2022

Sara begins her adventures in “Miss Minchin’s Select Seminary for Young Ladies.”  Laugh with her as she brings happiness to others; weep as her fortune changes from rich girl to poor orphan; and rejoice when strange events bring still another reversal in the life of “a little Princess.”