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Tuesday
Jan162018

The Lion In Winter at Bruka Theatre

ONLINE TICKET LINK - LION IN WINTER

JANUARY 26, 27, FEB 1, 2, 3, 7A, 8, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17,  @ 8 PM
MATINEE:  FEBRUARY 11 @ 2 PM*
A = Artist Night $10 All Tickets 

*Followed by a talk-back with the company

Presented by special arrangement with Samuel French Play Service, Inc.

Reno, NV.  James Goldman’s The Lion in Winter continues the 25th anniversary season at Brüka Theatre on January 26th, 2018. A game of thrones for the stage: with sibling rivalry, adultery, and dungeons The Lion in Winter is comedic in tone and dramatic in action. The play tells the story of the Plantagenet family, who are locked in a free-for-all of competing ambitions to inherit a kingdom. The queen, and wealthiest woman in the world, Eleanor of Aquitaine, has been kept in prison since raising an army against her husband, King Henry II. Eleanor released only for the holidays.  The play centers around the inner conflicts of the royal family as they fight over both a kingdom and King Henry’s paramour during the Christmas of 1183. As Eleanor says, “Every family has its ups and downs,” and this royal family is no exception.  The Lion in Winter is a comedic Historical drama directed by Diane Peters. 

The Lion in Winter opens at Brüka with a post-show opening night champagne reception and appetizers from the Wild River Grille on January 26th, 2018. The show runs weekly Thursday through Sunday through February 17th, 2018. Evening shows begin at 8:00 pm (Artist night is Wednesday February 7th, 2018 – all tickets on this night only are $10.) There is one Sunday matinee on February 11that 2:00 PM followed by a talk back with the company and our audience.  The doors open a half an hour before curtain time. The play is suggested for ages 12 and up.

Reservations are available through the Brüka box office (775) 323-3221. General admission is $20.  Admission for students, seniors and military is $18.  All tickets are $25 at the door.

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Tuesday
Dec122017

TAKE FIVE at Bruka Theatre - January 2018

CHECK OUT THE TAKE FIVE ARTISTS AND ORDER OF APPEARANCE (Click On The Link)

Brüka Theatre Proudly Presents -

TAKE FIVE:  Making Art in Reno

PART I, JANUARY 12 & PART II, JANUARY 13 2018 at 7:00 PM

(Doors open for public at 6:30 PM) 

ONLINE TICKETS (Click On The Link)

TAKE FIVE Part I or Take Five Part II - $25   
Part I and Part II - $40

Reno, NV.  TAKE FIVE:  Making Art in Reno.  Reno’s seen an arts explosion in the 25 years since Brüka Theatre began creating innovative theater. To celebrate the Biggest Little City’s transformation to an internationally recognized arts destination, Brüka invited 36 amazing artists to show in just five entertaining minutes how they make their magic.  The talented artists who accepted Brüka’s TAKE FIVE challenge are passionate about their work.  You will be enlightened.  You will be entertained. Each night is a different group of artists.

From Blue Whale creator Matt Schultz to Burning Man founder Michael “Danger Ranger” Mikel, musician Cami Thompson’s “How to sing a song” to muralist Joe C. Rock’s “How to paint a wall” and found objects artist Philo Northrup’s “How to make an ArtCar” to Campo Restaurants Executive Chef David Holman’s “How to make art on a dinner plate”; poets, painters, actors, musicians, dancers and improv comics will share their secrets in two different and extraordinary evenings.

Don’t miss the premier arts event of 2018! Tickets are $25 for either Part I or Part II, or $40 for both evenings. Tickets available online (with a small service fee) at: www.brownpapertickets.com.  

Proceeds from the TAKE FIVE event benefit Brüka Theatre’s programming and operating costs for our 25th season.   We appreciate the communities support of our mission to produce live theatre of the highest quality for our region. 

Downtown PARKING options for Brüka Theatre: 
Bruka validates tickets for The Parking Gallery on First & Sierra Streets - $1 fee.
Courthouse parking lot on Court Street – Parking is free after 5 PM.  Street Parking is free after 6 PM

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Monday
Oct302017

The Buttcracker 8 - The BIGGEST little Buttcracker In The World

THE BUTTCRACKER 8 IS SOLD OUT.  
Tickets may be available at the door.  A waiting list starts 1/2 before curtain time.  
All tickets are $30 at the door.  

ONLINE TICKETS - BROWN PAPER TICKETS

BRÜKA THEATRE 25th ANNIVERSARY  SEASON  - TRANSFORMATION 

BUTTCRACKER 8
The BIGGEST little Buttcracker In The World

A Brüka Original Parody In The Spirit Of The Ridiculous

Directed by Mary Bennett   Choreography by John Wade & Ensemble

NOV 24, 25, 30

DEC 1, 2, 6, 7, 8, 9, 13, 14, 15, 16, 20, 21, 22, 23 @ 8 PM  
MATINEES - DEC 10 & 17 @ 2 PM 2017

TICKET PRICES:  $22 STUDENT/SENIOR  $24 GENERAL    $30 AT THE DOOR

 Reno, NV.  Brüka Theatre proudly presents the ridiculous parody:  Buttcracker 8 – The BIGGEST little Buttcracker In The World – a hysterical, historical time travel adventure.  This Brüka romp, a parody of the Nutcracker is back by popular demand and taking a trip through the history of Reno, celebrating 150 years of the BIGGEST little city in the world! In this ridiculous parody based on the holiday favorite The Nutcracker, Brüka dances its pants off in an eclectic, hilarious and original performance experience laced with Brüka’s exciting performance style.  This new adventure has Clara and the gang time traveling into a bizarre bend on the history of Reno.  Directed by Mary Bennett with choreography by John Wade, La Ronda Etheridge and the ensemble. Opening November 24, 2017 and playing through December 23, 2017.

Buttcracker 8 – The BIGGEST little Buttcracker in the world opens with a post show opening night champagne reception and appetizers from the Wild River Grille. The show runs weekly with shows Wednesdays through Sundays. Evening shows begin at 8:00 pm and the two Sunday matinees for Buttcracker 8 on and December 10th & 17th begin at 2:00 PM.  The December 17th matinee is followed by a talkback with the company and audience.  The doors open a half an hour before curtain time. (Artist night is Wednesday December 2 – ALL TICKETS are $10.)  Suggested for ages 8 and up.  Not recommended for those with tight slippers.

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Friday
Oct062017

The Real Inspector Hound at Brüka Theatre

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THE REAL INSPECTOR HOUND
Written By Tom Stoppard    Directed by John Blomberg

A Madcap Murder Mystery Farce
OCTOBER 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 25A, 26, 27, 28  @ 8 PM
MATINEE:  OCTOBER 15 @ 2 PM
A = Artist Night $10 All Tickets

*Followed by a talk-back with the company

Presented by special arrangement with Samuel French Play Service, Inc.

Reno, NV.  Tom Stoppard’s The Real Inspector Hound opens the 25th anniversary season at Brüka Theatre on October 6, 2017. Feuding theatre critics Moon and Birdboot, the first a fusty philanderer and the second a pompous and vindictive second stringer, are swept into the whodunit they are viewing. In the hilarious spoof of Agatha Christie-like melodramas that follows, as mists rise about isolated Muldoon Manor, Moon and Birdboot become dangerously implicated in the lethal activities of an escaped madman. 

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Saturday
Sep022017

25th Anniversary Season Announced - 2017/2018 


Season Tickets are currently available by phone/mail & fax.  We are currently working on finding an online resouce other than paypal to order via online.  

Mailing address:  Bruka Theatre.  99 N. Virginia St.  Reno, NV 89501.
Fax:  (775) 323-8209    Phone: (775) 323-3221

 25TH SEASON TICKET ORDER FORM

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