Olathe Civic Theatre Association (OCTA) is a 501c3 organization that has produced theatre in Olathe since 1974. Performing in the Buddy Rogers Family Playhouse, OCTA produces five high-quality, engaging, and thought-provoking theatre productions a year.
Through the generosity of volunteers, season ticket holders, donors, city and community, in addition to a dedicated Board of Directors, OCTA has grown into one of the most progressive community theaters in the entire Kansas City metropolitan
Jul 12 - Jul 13, 2019
OCTA is proud to offer two musicals, a haunting thriller, a thought provoking drama , and a classic comedy for the 2019-2020 season! It’s our goal every season to select productions that are dynamic, entertaining, and exciting for both our audiences and local talent. We think you’ll agree that these five shows do just that! Season Ticket: All five shows for $70 (Nearly a 20% Savings!) OCTA's 2019-2020 SEASON LINEUP BRIGHT STAR August 30 – September 15, 2019 Music, Book and Story by Steve Martin | Music, Lyrics, and Story by Edie Brickell Directed by Julie Ewing | Music Directed by Ashley Jones The Haunting of Hill House October 25 – November 10, 2019 Adapted for the stage by F. Andrew Leslie from the novel by Shirley Jackson Directed by Derrick Freeman MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR February 14 – March 1, 2020 Written by William Shakespeare | Directed by David Martin THE GOD COMMITTEE April 3 – 19, 2020 Written by Mark St. Germain | Directed by Nino Casisi BIG FISH May 29 – June 14, 2020 Book by John August | Music and Lyrics by Andrew Lippa Directed by Jessica Franz | Music Directed by Baker Purdon