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Upcoming Events

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Aug 12

Oct 10

Auditions for Open Roles


Sept 1

 I Ain't Made That Way - Keokee High School Alumni Association Reunion - Keokee Gym                                                            Read about it in The Post

7 p.m.

13714 State Road 606, Keokee, VA 24265

Doors open at 6:30 p.m.  

Tickets and more information: Keokee High Alumni Facebook Page

13714 State Road 606, Keokee, VA 24265  Keokee High Alumni Facebook Page   


Sept 2

Oct 10

I Ain't Made That Way - Appalachia Cultural Arts Center - Appalachia  6 p.m.

Main Street, Appalachia, VA  Appalachia Cultural Arts Center Facebook  

TICKETS $10 | ADVANCE PURCHASE: Call  Gary Bush (276) 565-1386 or

Glenn Gannaway (276) 523-3977


Oct 12

Oct 10

Fall for the Book: Shoestring Theatre Company Presents...

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 7:30 p.m.

North Street Pop-up Theatre, 10427 North Street, Fairfax


Staged as a live radio show, join us for the first episode in the new, six part-podcast, Lonesome Pine which explores a decade old missing person's case.  Then, be among the first to see a preview of our 2018 play, The Best Doctor in Town, who just may be a serial killer. The full play premieres during Spotlight on the  Arts in April. 

Our Mission

A small, community theatre  supporting the arts and local businesses across the Commonwealth and bringing you the untold stories of the real people of Virginia. Established in 2016.

The Shoestring Theatre Company is supported by the City of Fairfax Commission on the Arts, The City of Fairfax Cultural Arts and Marketing programs, the Board of Directors and staff of the Four Winds at Oakton Home Owners Association, the Keokee High School Alumni Association, friends and family in Southwest Virginia and members of the Shoestring Theatre Company Board of Directors, the cast and communities of Keokee, Appalachia, Oakton, Fairfax, and Big Stone Gap, Virginia.