Celebrate Groovy Girl Groups with Otterbein Summer Theatre’s “Beehive the ’60s Musical”

Posted Jul 10, 2024

The 2024 Otterbein Summer Theatre season closes with a celebration of the groovy ‘girl groups’ from the 1960s, “Beehive the ’60s Musical,” with performances from July 11-13 and July 18-20 in the Fritsche Theatre at Cowan Hall, 30 S. Grove St., Westerville.

Explore the powerful and iconic female voices that made up the 1960s in this energetic, rockin’ show! Told through the perspective of six women coming of age, the show follows the journey and changes America underwent in the 1960s by pairing big hairdos with big voices. With hits like “Be My Baby,” “My Boyfriend’s Back,” “It’s My Party,” and more, this show will have audiences of all ages singing along and wanting more.

Tickets cost $33. The Otterbein Summer Theatre Box Office is open Tuesday-Friday from 12-4 p.m., and one hour prior to all performances. It is located in Cowan Hall, 30 S. Grove St., Westerville. For more information about Otterbein Summer Theatre and the 2024 Season, please call 614-823-1109 or visit www.otterbein.edu/summertheatre.

Ost Beehive 2
Ost Beehive 1


  • July 11 7:30 p.m.
  • July 12 7:30 p.m.
  • July 13 7:30 p.m.
  • July 14 2 p.m.
  • July 18 7:30 p.m.
  • July 19 7:30 p.m.
  • July 20 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.


Directed and Choreographed by: Emily Bass-Glinski & Lenny Leibowitz

Musical Direction by: Dennis Davenport 

Scenic Design: Isaac Ramsey 

Costume Design: Anna Grywalski  

Lighting Design: Kyle Krygielski 

Sound Design: Kitty Mader 

Stage Manager: Savanah Schwartz


Wanda             Kateri Condon 

Pattie               Elise Karlstad 

Alison             Ava Meyer 

Laura               Ana Kusenberger 

Jasmine           Jenesis Waller 

Gina                Melody Cohen

Production photos by: Mark Mineart