Does NOT occur on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
May 06, 2022 - May 14, 2022
  • Oglebay Institute's Towngate Theatre & Cinema
    2118 Market Street
    Wheeling, WV 26003
  • 304-242-7700
  • Hours
    Friday & Saturday: 8:00pm / Sunday: 3:00pm
  • $14.00 ($12.50 OI members)

Towngate Theatre presents Under the Bridge to the Stars by T.S. Stobart May 6-8 & 13-14. Curtain is at 8pm. A 3pm matinee takes place Sunday, May 8.

Tucker, a man who has lost nearly everything because of his alcoholism rents a room above a bar where he plans to drink himself to death. When he forms a relationship with Dee, a fellow alcoholic, will it be his salvation or will he cause them both to continue to spiral to rock bottom?

Admission is $14 ($12.50 OI members). Purchase tickets online or call 304-242-7700.

Sponsored by Unified Bank.

Experience the magic of art onstage…

Towngate is the premiere venue for community theater in Wheeling. Enjoy an intimate theater experience. Marvel at and applaud the talent of local actors. Experience a variety of though-provoking, heartwarming, comedic and historically significant works from renowned playwrights and talented newcomers. When watching a stage production, you are transported into a different world. Escape from reality and feel the energy created by sharing an intimate space with actors and fellow theatergoers. Live action happens right before your eyes. There’s no app for that!  Furthermore, theater is a social experience meant to be shared with one another. So, bring your family and friends and meet new friends, too. And, most importantly, support your local actors, directors, stage managers, set and costume designers. They spend months working to bring characters and stories to life. Their efforts produce amazing art time and time again.

Keeping the Community in Community Theater in Wheeling. . .

Towngate is a cornerstone of creative life in Wheeling and serves as an entertainment destination for residents of the Ohio Valley and beyond. People of all ages and backgrounds gather here to create and experience art onstage. Most of all, Towngate celebrates the essential power of theater to illuminate our common humanity. The community enjoys and participates in hundreds of live performances, classes and workshops year-round.