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The Spitfire Grill
music and book by James Valcq
 and book by Fred Alley

January 26 - February 18, 2024

Thursday-Saturday at 8 pm
Sunday, January 28 and February 18 at 2pm
Sunday, February 4 and 11 at 5pm

directed by
Lara Toner Haddock

musical direction by
Lyn Koenning


Musical Director:

Stage Manager: 

Costume Designer:       

Lighting Designer:       

Sound Designer: 

Scenic Designer:

Lara Toner Haddock*

Lyn Koenning*

Grace Ramsden

Kerry Bechtel

Mark Novick*

Robert S. Fisher*

Mike Toner*


Featuring a gorgeous, folk-inspired score, The Spitfire Grill is a heartwarming and inspirational musical tale of redemption and perseverance.


Ex-convict Percy Talbott moves to Gilead, Wisconsin, a tiny town that has seen better days and isn't looking to help a stranger. What she finds will help both town and outsider find their way to renewal.

The Spitfire Grill is rated PG-13 for mild adult language and adult themes. Children under 5 are not permitted. Click here to read the full parent guide.

run dates & times

Thursday - Saturday at 8pm and Sunday at 2 or 5pm

Group discounts are available for groups of 10 and up.

artistic team

In the Media:


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Ella Mia Carter

Bernadette Nason*

John Michael Hoke

Sarah Fleming Walker*

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Matt Connely

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Wendy Zavaleta


James Davery

*Austin Playhouse Artistic Company Member


Support for the Austin Playhouse 24th Season comes from KMFA.

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