Outdoor Summer Theater at Lions Wilderness Amphitheater
For 2023 Summer Theater performance information please visit farmingtonnm.org/summer-theater.
Farmington celebrates 34 years of Outdoor Summer Theater at Lions Wilderness Amphitheater, in 2022! We invite you to join the celebration and enjoy live entertainment under the beautiful New Mexico stars in a natural sandstone amphitheater as Four Corners Musical Theatre Company presents a Sandstone Production of Mamma Mia and other spectacular live performances!
Scheduled Performances for Summer 2022
July 7-31, 2022
Pirates of Penzance - A hilarious farce of sentimental pirates, bumbling policemen, dim-witted young lovers, and an eccentric Major-General.
Performances are held at Lions Wilderness Amphitheatre and begin at 8:00 pm every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from July 7th-31st. Advanced online ticket purchase recommended. Ticket prices are $18 adult, $14 student/senior/military. The seats at Lions are sandstone benches and some sections do not have backs. For a more comfortable experience, you may bring your own stadium cushions or rent them from the Lions Club for $2/ea. while supplies last.
August 11-21, 2022
Annie - With equal measures of pluck and positivity, little orphan Annie charms everyone's hearts despite a next-to-nothing start in the 1930s. She is determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of a New York City orphanage that is run by cruel, embittered Miss Hannigan. With the help of the other girls in the orphanage, Annie escapes to the wondrous world of NYC. In adventure after fun-filled adventure, Annie foils Miss Hannigan's evil machinations... and even befriends President Franklin Delano Roosevelt! She finds a new home and family in billionaire, Oliver Warbucks, his personal secretary, Grace Farrell, and a lovable mutt named Sandy.
Performances every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from August 11-21 at 7:30 pm in the Farmington Civic Center. Special Sunday Matinees will begin at 2 pm on August 14 and 21. Advanced online ticket purchase recommended. Ticket prices are $18 adult, $14 student/senior/military.
June 16-26, 2022
Meredith Wilson's The Music Man - The show follows a fast-talking traveling salesman, Harold Hill, as he cons the people of River City, Iowa, into buying instruments and uniforms for a boys' band that he vows to organize - this, despite the fact that he doesn't know a trombone from a treble clef. His plans to skip town with the cash are foiled when he falls for Marian, the librarian, who transforms him into a respectable citizen by the end of the show. Performances every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7:30 pm at the Farmington Civic Center. Special Sunday Matinees will begin at 2 pm on June 19 and 26. Advanced online ticket purchase recommended. Ticket prices are $18 adult, $14 student/senior/military.
Four Corners Musical Theatre Company
Four Corners Musical Theatre Company is a local musical theatre company bringing together local and national talent to create amazing theatre in the Four Corners. Managed by the City of Farmington’s Civic Center this company produces shows and also gives local talent the opportunity to work with other touring performers in co-star, ensemble, and technical roles.
Summer Musicals Special
If you plan to catch each show purchase the Summer Musicals 22 Flex pass. Pricing: Adult - $45, Senior - $36, Student - $36, Military - $36. These passes and all tickets can be purchased online at fmtn.org/489/Civic-Center-Shows-and-Events
Lions Wilderness Amphitheater is located within Lions Wilderness Park, west of the Main Street and Pinon Hills Blvd. intersection in Farmington. From Main Street (NM-516), turn onto Pinon Hills Blvd. Travel west on Pinon Hills Blvd. 1.9 miles, turn right onto College Blvd. You will pass the main entrance for Piedra Vista High School (PVHS). Turn right at the turn off after PVHS. If you arrive at Sandalwood Drive or the BLM Farmington Field Office you have gone about one-half mile too far.
When you join us for an outdoor summer theater performance, we hope you take time to enjoy the many things there are to see and do in the Farmington area! Start exploring today with these helpful links: