Okeechobee Community Theatre postpones 42nd season

OKEECHOBEE — Okeechobee Community Theatre (OCT) has announced that they are officially postponing their 42nd season due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The theatre’s executive team met last month to discuss the future of the season and made the determination that it would be best to postpone in order to safeguard participants and patrons. “It […]

Okeechobee Community Theatre comedy is a hit with opening night audience

OKEECHOBEE — “I don’t know the last time I laughed that much!” exclaimed a member of the audience for the opening night performance of “See How They Run,” by the Okeechobee Community Theatre. The high-energy ensemble comedy is set shortly after the end of World War II in the vicarage of the fictitious village of […]

OCT presents ‘See How They Run’

OKEECHOBEE — What happens when you combine a host of British clergy with a feisty American actress, an actor-turned-Air Force corporal, a dim-witted maid, a prim-and proper-busybody, and an escaped Russian spy? Okeechobee Community Theatre’s next production, “See How They Run” by Philip King is a hilarious, fast-paced farce that will have everyone laughing from […]

Ron and Jacque Hayes recognized by school board

OKEECHOBEE — Longtime Okeechobee Community Theater (OCT) directors Ron and Jacque Hayes were recognized by the Okeechobee County School Board on July 24. The couple officially retired in June after 40 years at the OCT. Ron was a charter member of the OCT when it was founded in 1979 and took over completely the following […]