Emerald Coast Theatre Company (ECTC) announces its eighth annual season on the Northwest Florida Gulf Coast. BUY TICKETS To make a tax-deductible donation, volunteer or learn more about Emerald Coast Theatre Company, find them on Facebook, call (850) 684-0323 and visit www.emeraldcoasttheatre.org. ECTC’s professional main stage productions includes four offerings. The 2020-2021 season will include a hilarious musical comedy, a fresh adaptation of a charming holiday classic, a wonderful comedy written by a local Floridian, and an adventurous dramatic comedy. ECTC’s programming includes the return of the Storytelling series and, by popular demand, evening performances of the Educational program productions. New this year are two entertaining series — Cabaret Revue and Listening Lounge — performed on ECTC’s Second Stage. The Professional Main Stage & Second Stage productions are as follows: All professional mainstage production schedules are Thursday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. with Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. (unless noted otherwise). All ECTC productions will be staged at ECTC’s space located upstairs at 560 Grand Boulevard in Grand Boulevard at Sandestin, located in Miramar Beach, Florida. First Date | Main Stage Production October 9-10, 15-16, 22-24 at 7:30 p.m.; October 18, 25 at 2 p.m. Cabaret on the Boulevard | Second Stage Musical Revue October 13 at 7:30 p.m. Cabaret on the Boo-levard | Second Stage: Musical Revue October 20 at 7:30 p.m. The Listening Lounge | Second Stage: Singer/Songwriter November 17 at 7:30 p.m. A Christmas Carol | Main Stage Production December 4, 5, 10-12, 17-19 at 7:30 p.m.; December 6, 13, 20 at 2 p.m. Christmas Cabaret on the Boulevard | Second Stage: Musical Revue December 15 at 7:30 p.m. Florida Girls | Main Stage Production January 15, 16, 21-23, 28-30 at 7:30 p.m.; January 24, 31 at 2 p.m. Broadway on the Boulevard | Second Stage: Musical Revue February 4-6 at 7:30 p.m. Popcorn Falls | Main Stage Production February 12, 13, 18-20, 25-27 at 7:30 p.m.; February 14, 21, 28 at 2 p.m. The Listening Lounge | Second Stage: Singer/Songwriter March 25 at 7:30 p.m. Returning this year is ECTC’s StoryTeller Series, featuring professional actors presenting original compelling stories and dramatic works. The performances will be in January on Wednesdays at 7:30 p.m. The lineup is as follows: Three Palaces at Yalta by Bruce Collier January 12 & February 9 Give ‘Em Hell Harry! by Carl Eugene Bolt January 26 Katharine Hepburn by Shirley Simpson February 23 Emerald Coast Theatre Company’s Professional Theatre for Young Audiences showcases professional actors performing productions on ECTC’s Main Stage especially selected for young audience members. Tickets for Theatre for Young Audiences (TYA) productions are $18 per person for adults; $12 for children (12 and under); ages three and younger are free. Red Riding Hood September 19, 26 at 7 p.m.; September 20, 27 at 2 p.m. Dot and Ziggy | Theatre for the Very Young (ages 6 months to 5 years) October 23, 24, 30, 31 at 9 a.m. Marcus Pfister’s The Rainbow Fish | Theatre for Young Audiences: Theatre for the Very Young (ages 6 months to 5 years) March 26, 27; April 2, 3 at 9 a.m. Treasure Island May 14-16 at 7:30 p.m.; May 17 at 2 p.m. ECTC continues its popular Educational Programs with creative and engaging programs (one in fall and one in spring) designed especially for young thespians from pre-school to high school. The full schedule and registration information can be found at www.EmeraldCoastTheatre.org. The community is invited to attend and support these young thespians at their final performances. Annie Kids November 6 and 7 at 7 p.m. (Grades 3-5); November 7 at 2 p.m. (Little Rascals/Grades 1-3) Legally Blonde Jr. November 13 at 7 p.m.; November 14 at 2 p.m. & 7 p.m. ECTC Jr. Company Showcase March 9 at 7 p.m. Madagascar Jr.: A Musical Adventure April 9 and 10 at 7 p.m. (Grades 3-5); April 10 at 2 p.m. (Little Rascals/Grades 1-2) Mary Poppins Jr. April 16 at 7 p.m.; April 17 at 2 p.m. & 7 p.m. ECTC Jr. Company & ECTC Junior Thespian Showcase May 4 at 7 p.m. ECTC’s 2020-2021 season is made possible with support from Grand Boulevard at Sandestin, St. Joe Community Foundation, Howard Hospitality, and the South Walton Tourist Development Council. For more information on sponsoring ECTC, call Nathanael Fisher at (850) 684-0323 or visit emeraldcoasttheatre.org/sponsorship. To make a tax-deductible donation, volunteer or learn more about Emerald Coast Theatre Company, find them on Facebook, call (850) 684-0323 and visit www.emeraldcoasttheatre.org. ABOUT EMERALD COAST THEATRE COMPANY Emerald Coast Theatre Company is a 501(c)(3) founded in 2012 by Nathanael Fisher, MFA, and his wife, Anna Fisher. Based in Miramar Beach, Florida, ECTC’s mission is to enrich and entertain the Emerald Coast community through professional and educational theater. ECTC operates year-round with a two-fold mission to provide both educational and professional offerings to the Northwest Florida community. Educational outreach includes after school and home-school programs, touring and staged productions, summer camps, workshops and classes. The professional theater efforts are focused on thought provoking productions, festivals and collaborations as well as acting and improv workshops and classes for adults.