MGCCC’s Jefferson Davis Players announce 2017-2018 theatre season

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College’s Jefferson Davis Players have announced their fall 2017-spring 2018 theatre season.  All performances will either be held in the Fine Arts Auditorium or the Arena Theatre on the Jefferson Davis Campus.

Providing a well-rounded repertoire of comedy, drama and musicals.  Beginning October 19-22 with “Tuck Everlasting: The Musical,” the season line-up includes “A Christmas Carol, November 30-December 3; “Sylvia,” a canine comedy by A.R. Gurney on February 22-25; and Jane Austen’s “Sense & Sensibility” on April 19-22.

New this year, the JD Players will be hosting movie nights in the campus Fine Arts Auditorium.  Each movie will begin at 6:30 p.m.  The line-up includes “Wonder Woman” on September 15, “It’s a Wonderful Life” on December 8, “Groundhog Day” on February 2, “Beauty and the Beast” on March 23, “The Wizard of Oz” on April 27 and Disney’s “Moana” on May 18.  Tickets are $5 per person and includes popcorn.

Season passes for the theatre season are $25.  For more information about show times and tickets for individual performances, contact Ryan Pierini at or 228.897.3931.  More information about the plays and movies is also available at