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Announcing Season 32!

    Aurora Fox Arts Center Presents Season 32!   Life On The Margins Of Polite Society The “Wonderful Bag” contains many things.  In the past, it has held the world’s most dangerous mountain, a katana, the Soady Ridge buck, a can of Spam, and many, many other items.  Its contents are the imaginations of all […]

Little Women the Musical

For the Holidays, The Aurora Fox Presents: Little Women, the Musical a timeless story of girls becoming women. Book by Sean Hartley, Music by Kim Oler, and Lyrics by Allison Hubbard. November 27-December 27, 2015 on the Aurora Fox Mainstage       This all-new musical, based upon Louisa May Alcott’s beloved 19th century novel, vividly brings to […]

The Arabian Nights

 The Aurora Fox presents:   The Arabian Nights adapted by Mary Zimmerman in the Aurora Fox Studio January 8 – February 14, 2016     King Sharyar marries, and murders a new bride each night.  Scheherezade survives her first, and 1000 more nights, by telling the King stories so spellbinding that he  must hear more.  Playwright […]

2015-2016 Season and Directors

Robert Michael Sanders- Guest Opinion Writer introduces us to The Aurora Fox’s 2015-2016 Season and Directors! Scheherazade, Hyde and Black Elk are names from literary history that might not seem to have a common thread, but what about names like Abignale, Hanratty, Beth and Jo March? They don’t seem to go together either. In the Aurora Fox Theatre’s […]

Jekyll and Hyde

The Aurora Fox Presents: Jekyll and Hyde: a musical thriller based on Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic tale. Conceived for the Stage by Steve Cuden and Frank Wildhorn Book and Lyrics by Leslie Bricusse Music by Frank Wildhorn September 18-October 11, 2015 Jekyll & Hyde is the gripping tale of a brilliant mind gone horrifically awry, […]

CHICAGO the musical

The Aurora Fox and Stapleton MCA present Chicago the musical June 4, 5 and 6 at 7PM at Stapleton’s Founder’s Green Stapleton MCA in partnership with the Aurora Fox is pleased to present Chicago the musical on the lawn at Founder’s Green on Thursday June 4, Friday June 5, and Saturday June 6.  All performances […]

Theatre Camps at Highpoint Church!

Kids Summer Theatre Camps added at Highpoint Church New Camps, New Location! The Children’s Theatre Education Program at the Aurora Fox is pleased to announce 2 new children’s theatre camps for kids ages 7-14 at Highpoint Church in south Aurora.  Both camps for summer 2015 are offered from July 27-August 7, 2015, and culminate in […]


ANNOUNCING SUMMER DRAMA CAMPS 2015 Play with Us! Performing arts skills build muscle, brains & self-esteem. The Aurora Fox and the City of Aurora offer a variety of acting camps and classes year round! Summer camps range from 1-2 weeks, 2-3 hours per day.  Available classes vary by age group. Register today by clicking the links […]

Fox News – April 2015

Aurora Fox News – April 2015 Storytellers and Monsters April 9, 2015 The millennia old traditions of storytelling experienced a revolution in the 1970’s in America. Until then, storytelling primarily consisted of a “Teller” and a “Listener”. Then, the “Player” was added. Dungeons and Dragons formalized the structure of “Player”-based storytelling and perfected the use of […]

Fox News – February 2015

Fox News – February 2015 Why Big Fish? Why did they make it a musical, why did Charlie put it on the season and why should I bother going to see it? Well, I was a fan of the film so it pricked my ears when I saw the notice that a musical version was […]