In the Wings

Mary, Mary  was the very first play ever performed by the Lamp-Lite Players way back in 1971.

This Jean Kerr play is a hilarious send up of marriage, taxes, weight loss and sex, and was one of the longest-running plays in Broadway history.

Opening night is Friday, May 5, 2023.


Two One-Act Plays


Lamp-Lite Theatre is a community playhouse that relies entirely on volunteers, especially in these categories:

If you are interested in volunteering or performing, please download & fill out the Audition & Volunteer Form and email it to us at


This is the cast photo from Mornings at Seven, which was performed by the Lamp-Lite Players a decade ago during the 2012-13 season.

List of Past Performances

Past Performances on the Lamp-Lite Stage

Upcoming Performance

Two One-Act Plays: Trifles & A Question of Sex

Trifles is a one-act play by Susan Glaspell first performed in 1916. Kevin Helmer, Lee Broadwater, Elaine Lambright, Skip Lewis and LaChanda Maxie appear in Susan Glaspell's feminist drama that contrasts how women act in public around men and in private around women only.

A Question of Sex is a one-act play by Arnold Bennett that takes place in London at the turn of the 20th Century. Kasey Jobe, Trae Norman, Brianna Lewis and Amee Johnson appear in this comedy about determining the financial worth of a newborn baby.

Ken Untiedt directs both of these one-act plays.

March 24 & 25, 2023 at 7:30pm | Sunday, March 26, 2023 at 2:00pm
March 31 & April 1, 2023 at 7:30pm | Sunday, April 2, 2023 at 2:00pm
AUDIENCE DRESS REHEARSAL: Thursday, March 23, 2023 at 7:30pm

Lamp-Lite Theatre

Nacogdoches, Texas

Coming Soon

2023 Annual Lamp-Lite Work Day

Clean-up Day starts at 9am on Saturday, January 28, 2023. Bring WORK gloves and, if possible, tools to cut small trees and brush.

Tasks for the day include the following:

  • Vegetarian overgrowth cut back
  • Junk piled on loading dock taken out to waste container in the parking lot
  • Pole Barn emptied
  • Items we want to keep put back in the pole barn
  • Items we want to toss to be dumped in the waste container
  • Items we want to donate to the Women's Shelter to be placed on the loading dock
  • Both dressing rooms organized
  • Props evaluated for keeping or tossing, and placed accordingly
  • Costume Room organized.

If you have any questions, please email us at

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2022–23 Season

Season Tickets  for the 2022–23 Lamp-Lite season will be available for sale beginning August 27, 2022.



Tickets are usually available three weeks before each performance at the following locations:

Seating for all performances (except for musicals) is on a first-come, first-served basis.

Tickets are available at all of our ticket outlets, as well as at the Lamp-Lite Theatre Box Office during play performances.


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