Theater season has started in the Southwest Ohio region, and there are loads of options for those who like live performances. The following is a list of what’s coming ahead.
La Comedia Dinner Theatre: Showing “He Keeps Me Singing” through Nov. 1. More than 20 gospel songs. “Miracle on 34th Street” performed Nov. 5-Dec. 31. 765 W. Central Ave., Springboro. www.lacomedia.com
Hamilton High School: The Big Blue Company presents “Little Women” Oct. 24-26 at Hamilton High School. (513) 887-4824
Middletown Lyric Theatre: Performing “A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking” Oct. 24-25, Oct. 31-Nov. 1, 1530 Central Ave., Middletown. www.middletownlyric.org
Mason Community Players: On stage will be “Twelve Angry Men,” showing Nov. 13-22, at the Leaf Center in Mason. www.masonplayers.org
Fairfield Footlighters: Showing “House of Blue Leaves” Nov. 14-Nov. 23, Fairfield Community Arts Center, 411 Wessel Drive, Fairfield. www.fairfieldfootlighters.org
Encore Youth Theatre: Butler County, Ohio’s third- through sixth-graders will perform “School House Rock Live! Jr.” Nov. 20-22. Parrish Auditorium, Miami Hamilton. www.encoreyouththeatre.com
Greater Hamilton Civic Theatre: Performing “A Christmas Carol” Dec. 3-7. Parrish Auditorium, Miami Hamilton. www.ghctplay.com