Foothills Theatre

The community theater group began in 1969 and has been an active force in the growth of live dramatic arts in Elkin and the surrounding communities

Kidshop Theatre Drama Camp will be held June, 11-29 at the Foothills Arts Council with performances of Fe Fi Fo Fum at the Elkin Dixon Auditorium June 29-30.

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2017 Past Performances



The 48th season included the BIG musical hit, “Mary Poppins” July 23, 24, 29 & 30 with directors Kim Arnold and Tommy Jackson with Leighanne Martin Wright as producer; and in the cast Melissa Lawrence of Mount Airy as the “practically perfect” Mary Poppins; Scott Carpenter of Mount Airy as chimney sweep and best friend to all, Bert; David Nielsen of Elkin as the overworked father, George Banks; Christine Werner Booher of Elkin as the distracted mother, Winifred Banks; and Alli Pardue of Hamptonville and Jaron Nunnemaker of Jonesville as the Banks children in need of a nanny, and of fun, Jane and Michael. Cast members in roles as well as the ensemble include Susan Lawrence of Dobson as Mrs. Brill, Dru Billings of Mount Airy as Robertson Ay, Aspen Jackson of Elkin as the bird woman, Morgan Harrison of Boonville as the park keeper and Von Hussler, Kitsey Harrison of Boonville as Katie Nanna, Sarah Lawrence of Mount Airy as Miss Andrews, Mary Keller of Elkin as Miss Lark, Mary Johnson of Elkin as Miss Smythe, Vicky Zickmund of Mocksville as Mrs. Correy, Aaron Blackwelder of Elkin as the bank chairman, Tyler Zickmund of Mocksville as Neleus, Addison Blackwelder of Elkin as Valentine, and Gabriel Hammesfahr of Boonville as Admiral Boom. The ensemble includes Neil Green of Elkin, Sadie Keller of Elkin, Isabella Brumfield of Elkin, Molly Gibson of Hamptonville, Sandra Hammesfahr of Boonville, Amy Cockerham of Mount Airy, Eva Bey of East Bend, Claire Grider of Elkin, Nicole Freeman of Elkin, Lucas Keller of Elkin, Henry Freeman of Elkin, Cassidy Transou of Elkin, Gracie Briggs of Elkin, and Ada Blackwelder of Elkin.

Our new website is still under construction, expect to find the Foothills Theatre archives here again soon... Thanks!