Dubuque’s Bell Tower Theater Has More Comedy in Store for 2023
If you seek a quality place and fun space to spend entertainment dollars, look no further than Dubuque's Bell Tower Theater. They recently rolled out their 2023 season, and it's sure to be another laughter-filled year at Dubuque's quaint and comical community theater.
The 2023 season will feature five new comedies and musicals, two youth productions, and two additional special events.
The subscription series starts in February with Weekend Comedy. On this three-day weekend, two couples of different generations find themselves in a double-booked cabin. The show delivers lots of laughs while touching on aging, marriage, and happy living. Weekend Comedy runs from February 10 to 26, 2023.
A Fox on the Fairway pits two rival country clubs against one another in the golf tournament of the decade. Who knew the country club crowd could be so competitive? But these characters will do whatever it takes to save face, win bets and get their love lives just right. Just in time for the spring golf season, A Fox on the Fairway runs from April 21 to May 7, 2023.
The Kids Left. The Dog Died. Now What? The musical comedy explores the day-to-day concerns of the "empty-nesters" while poking fun at aging gracefully. The musical comedy runs from August 11 to 27, 2023.
By October, it's time to celebrate with the sequel to one of the Bell Tower's best-loved shows. Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act has the sisters hilariously trying to save a local orphanage from closing. So what could go wrong when everyone pitches in to raise money and save the day? See Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act from October 13 to 29, 2023.
During the holiday season, Bell Tower Theater transports you to the town of Doublewide and its Population of just 10. But, unfortunately, it's Christmas time trouble, and the county double-crosses Doublewide. As a result, they might lose their status as a town.
But there's always hope during the holidays, and if town folk can find a way to win the countywide "Battle of The Mangers," The citizens will save their town and Christmas. So enjoy the gift of laughter this season. A Doublewide, Texas Christmas runs
Magician David Casas's makes his Bell Tower Theater debut with his high-energy and cutting-edge performance. This show seamlessly combines hilarious family-friendly comedy and jaw-dropping sleight of hand magic. There's also lots of audience interaction to make a memorable night out—the Magic of David Casas Saturday, September 16, 2023, at 7 pm. Tickets are $19 for adults and $10 for kids ages 12 and below.
Bell Tower favorites, GIT Improv, is back in 2023. Every show is a new improvisational adventure, with the unique show created right before your eyes via suggestions from the audience. GIT Improv is Saturday, November 4, at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $23.
Season Subscriptions are on sale now for just $95. In addition, Bell Tower Theater subscribers will receive one ticket to each of the five series plays and musicals: Weekend Comedy, A Fox on the Fairway, and The Kids Left. The Dog Died. Now What?, Drinking Habits 2: Caught in the Act, and A Doublewide, Texas Christmas.
But wait, there's more. Subscriptions include $10 Bell Tower Bucks to spend at the concession stand and a coupon for Catfish Charlie's. There are also free ticket exchanges, the chance to purchase discounted tickets for other events, and the opportunity to reserve tickets before they go on sale to the general public.
Bell Tower Theater tickets are just $23, with discounts available for groups of 20 or more. In addition, the popular Early Bird Special performances continue in 2023. On special days on the opening weekend of each show, tickets are half-price. That's just $11.50 for a quality show and lots of laughs.
Also, Thursday's performances are Girls' Night Out, so everybody gets a complimentary glass of wine before the show!
Tickets for the 2023 season go on sale to non-subscribers on October 3, 2022. Gift certificates are always available. Call 563-588-3377 or visit www.belltowertheater.net if you want more information.
The Bell Tower Theater is conveniently located at Fountain Park at 2728 Asbury Road.