Located in the historic district of Downtown Circleville, the Roundtown Players Theatre has been a part of the Circleville community since 1967. The community theatre presents 4-6 productions per year, hosts local events, and provides educational opportunities thorough workshops and performance classes. Roundtown Players is a non profit organization seeking to educate and entertain the community through performance arts.
In the 1960’s, a group of amateur actors gathered together to hold fundraisers for Berger Hospital. They called these productions the “High-Fever Follies,” and after several years of success, many from this group decided to create an ongoing theater organization for the community.
Calling themselves the Roundtown Players, they produced William Inge’s “Picnic” in the barn at the Pickaway Country Club in August of 1967. 11 actors were found for the roles and 15 people were listed in the program as production staff. The production lasted….