Holiday Shows at the Hippodrome Theatre

The Hippodrome Theatre  proudly presents

“A Year with Frog and Toad” on stage Nov. 24 – Dec. 22

Reserve your tickets now! 7 Performances a Week
Tuesdays at 7 p.m. | Wednesdays at 7 p.m. |Thursdays at 7 p.m. | Fridays at 8 p.m.
Saturdays at 8:30 p.m. | Sundays at 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.
Tickets at the Hippodrome Box Office: (352) 375-4477 or click here.

New for the holiday season at the Hipp: A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD! Nominated for 3 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, this Broadway sensation entertains audiences of all ages with song, laughter and joy!

Create an exceptional holiday season for your loved ones at the Hipp!
TalkingBroadway says, “Who couldn’t do with a healthy helping of premium good cheer these days? The kids will laugh… but adults will laugh harder.”

Shows start Thanksgiving Weekend! Plan now for your out-of-town guests!

With the building decorated on every floor, holiday music playing through the lobbies, and seasonal drinks at the bar, we promise your trip to the Hipp to make you smile from ear to ear!

Call 352.375.4477 or visit for tickets.

A Year with Frog and Toad is based on the children’s book series by Arnold Lobel, The book and lyrics are written by Willie Reale, and the music is by Robert Reale. Directed by Clint Thornton. Starring Bryan Mercer, Clint Thornton, Maya Handa Naff, Marissa Toogood, and Nick Lerew.


“No matter what your age, you can’t help but fall in love with ‘A Year with Frog and Toad.’ Like the cookies, it is a truly irresistible holiday treat for the whole family!” – DC Metro Theater Arts.
“An absolutely delightful theater experience for kids of all ages.” – Nashville Parenting Magazine


Frog Byran Mercer
Toad Clint Thornton
Cardinal/Snail/Lizard/Father Frog/Mole 3 Nick Lerew*
Bluebird/Turtle/Young Frog/Squirrel 1/Mole 1 Marissa Toogood
Robin/Mouse/Mother Frog/Squirrel 2/Mole 2 Maya Handa Naff*


Director Clint Thornton
Music Director Bryan Mercer
Stage Manager Amber Wilkerson*
Assistant Stage Manager Carley Selah
Production Manager/Lighting Designer Robert P. Robins
Technical Director Michael Eaddy
Master Carpenter Warren Goodwin
Master Electrician Niel Bearden
Sound Designer/Light & Sound Board Op/Mic Mixer Amanda Yanes
Choreographer Stephanie Lynge
Costume Shop Supervisor Jill Parzych
Wardrobe Nichole Williams
Props Coordinator Tim Dygert


The Hippodrome Theatre  proudly presents

“A Christmas Carol” on stage Nov. 25 – Dec. 22

Reserve your tickets now! 8 Performances a Week
Mondays at 10 a.m. | Tuesdays at 10 a.m. | Wednesdays at 10 a.m. | Thursdays at 10 a.m. | Fridays at 10 a.m.
Saturdays at 2 p.m. & 4 p.m. | Sundays no shows
Tickets at the Hippodrome Box Office: (352) 375-4477 or click here.

The Hippodrome celebrates the 40th Anniversary of Gainesville’s holiday tradition: “A Christmas Carol,” opening Nov. 25!

Treat your family to the gift of theatre for the Hippodrome’s tradition of celebrating Charles Dickens’ classic tale “A Christmas Carol.”

Share in the wonderment and joy of this timeless message of redemption, charity and goodwill. A delightful tale for all ages, come on out to celebrate!

Every show sells out, reserve your tickets today for the best seats!

Best wishes for this holiday season,
and we hope to see you soon!

— Your friends at the Hipp