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Drayton Festival Theatre

Sh-Boom: Life Could Be A Dream

A Jukebox Musical

August 16 to September 3, 2023

Written & Created by Roger Bean

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Join us for a joyous jive down memory lane featuring 25 chart-topping vintage doo-wop standards in heavenly harmony.

It’s decades before “American Idol”, and a local radio station is sponsoring a band competition with a recording contract as the prize. Denny and the Dreamers are ready for their big shot at stardom, but trouble comes in the form of Lois, who arrives to put some polish on the boys. Denny falls in love, Wally falls in line, Eugene falls apart, and handsome heartthrob Duke sends the whole situation spinning.

A hit parade of classics from rock ‘n’ roll’s heyday will tickle your funny bone and touch your heart: “Fools Fall in Love,” “Tears on my Pillow,” “Runaround Sue,” “Earth Angel,” “Stay,” “Unchained Melody,” “Lonely Teardrops,” “The Glory of Love,” and more.  Don’t miss it!

Audience Recommendation: Recommended for ages 10 and up. There is no official rating system for live theatre. We encourage you to use your judgment based on your child's age and maturity level.

Show Calendar

Legend:

  • Reduced Capacity
  • Discount Day
  • Opening
  • Student Show (Not Sold Online)
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Drayton Festival Theatre

Sh-Boom: Life Could Be A Dream

  • Wednesday, August 16, 2023
  • 2:00pm
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Drayton Festival Theatre

Sh-Boom: Life Could Be A Dream

  • Wednesday, August 16, 2023
  • 7:30pm
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Drayton Festival Theatre

Sh-Boom: Life Could Be A Dream

  • Thursday, August 17, 2023
  • 2:00pm
Sh-Boom poster

Drayton Festival Theatre

Sh-Boom: Life Could Be A Dream

  • Thursday, August 17, 2023
  • 7:30pm
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Drayton Festival Theatre

Sh-Boom: Life Could Be A Dream

  • Friday, August 18, 2023
  • 7:30pm
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Drayton Festival Theatre

Sh-Boom: Life Could Be A Dream

  • Saturday, August 19, 2023
  • 2:00pm
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Drayton Festival Theatre

Sh-Boom: Life Could Be A Dream

  • Saturday, August 19, 2023
  • 7:30pm
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Drayton Festival Theatre

Sh-Boom: Life Could Be A Dream

  • Sunday, August 20, 2023
  • 2:00pm
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Drayton Festival Theatre

Sh-Boom: Life Could Be A Dream

  • Tuesday, August 22, 2023
  • 2:00pm
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Drayton Festival Theatre

Sh-Boom: Life Could Be A Dream

  • Wednesday, August 23, 2023
  • 2:00pm
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Drayton Festival Theatre

Sh-Boom: Life Could Be A Dream

  • Thursday, August 24, 2023
  • 2:00pm
Sh-Boom poster

Drayton Festival Theatre

Sh-Boom: Life Could Be A Dream

  • Thursday, August 24, 2023
  • 7:30pm