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THE CHRONOLOGY OF
CLOUDCROFT LIGHT OPERA COMPANY
PERFORMANCES

INDEXED BY YEAR

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2023



 










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Mayfest

 















ELECTION OF OFFICERS
Christmas Party 1/06/23

 A Great Party - Bring a gift !!!




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2018






2017








2016

Christmas Party 1/5/17

First Bank
Christmas Tree

 A Great Party - Bring a gift !!!

$50 Gift -- Four Children

 For all the Kiddies and Adults


Labor Day

July Jamboree

 "Misdeeds at Mistletoe Mine or 
the Sanity Clause"


Mayfest

"How The West Was Worn"


"The Hustle"

Cloudcroft High School
Murder Mystery 3/19

"Mr. Cloudcroft Pageant Murders"




2015

Christmas Party 12/31/15

First Bank
Christmas Tree

A Great Party - Bring a gift !!!

Santa Land
4-? pm 11/28/15 - 12/19/15

 For all the Kiddies and Adults

$50 Gift -- Four Children

Labor Day
Murder Mystery

"Murder at Comet Con" 
performed at the Space Museum


July Jamboree

"The Ballad of Gopher Gap"


Mayfest

"The Cowhand's Christmas Carol" or
"T'was Plum Tired of Pudding"


"The Pony Expresso" or 
"The Villain Came To A Grinding Halt"

Cloudcroft High School
Murder Mystery 3/14

"Wheel of Jeopardy"

Christmas Party 1/1/15

A Great Party - Bring a gift !!!




2014



First Bank Christmas Tree


$50 Gift - Four Children
Santa Land 5 pm -? 11/29/14 – 12/20/13
For all the Kiddies and Adults

Labor Day

“The Groom Has Cold Feet”

July Jamboree

“Man of the Houst”

Mayfest

"Aw, Shucks!"

Cleanup 4/6

Cloc Cleanup Day

Alamo High School
Murder Mystery 3/8

"CLOC Rocks The Sock Hop"



2013

Christmas Party 1/1/14

First Bank
Christmas Tree

A Great Party – Bring a gift !!!
Santa Land 5 pm -? 11/30/13 – 12/21/13

$50 Gift -- Four Children
For all the Kiddies and Adults

Cloudcroft High School
Murder Mystery

"Keep the Home Fire Burning"

Labor Day

 "Misdeeds at Mistletoe Mine or 
the Sanity Clause"

July Jamboree

 "Big Bad or A Hairy Tale"

Mayfest 

"The Great Ice Cream Scheme or
Robin Baskins to the Rescue!"

Cloudcroft High School
Murder Mystery - 3/30

"Foul Play on the Speedway"

Mardi Gras Parade 

"How Sweet It Is" Theme

Christmas Party 1/05

Christmas Party



2012

Santa Land

For all the Kiddies and Adults

Murder Mystery 11/2

"Ghost Hunters Challenge ... Or
The Mystery Stops Here."

September Meeting

ELECTION OF OFFICERS

Labor Day

"Stop the Presses ! or... She's Not My Type"

July Jamboree

"Shoot-Out at Hole-in-the-Wall 
or Thou Shalt Aim For Honesty
"

Mayfest

"Fairest Flower of the South or 
To Know Her Is To Love Her
"

Cloudcroft High School
Murder Mystery 3/31

"Po' Dunk Pandamonium"

Mardi Gras Parade

Mardi Gras Parade

Murder Mystery 1/27

"Willy and Teddie's Show and Tell" or
"Death's on a Holiday"



2011

Christmas Party 12/10

Christmas Party

Murder Mystery 11/4

"Spouse-A-Side"

September Meeting

ELECTION OF OFFICERS

Labor Day

"The Ratcatcher's Daughter"

July Jamboree

"HEAVEN HELP THE PO' TATERS" 

Mayfest

"The Shame of Tombstone or..
. Dirty Work in the Lucky Cuss"

Mardi Gras Parade

Mardi Gras Parade

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Murder Love Cruise … or
This Ain’t No Three Hour Tour
"

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2010

Murder Mystery 11/5

"Murder On The Beltway" or
"... Politically Incorrect"

Murder Mystery 10/31

"On Stage for Murder" - Spencer Theater

Benefit

Ms Cloudcroft w/Carol Henry

October Meeting

ELECTION OF OFFICERS

Labor Day

"Poultry In Motion"

July Jamboree

"Blazing Guns at Roaring Gulch" or
 "The Perfumed Badge"

Mayfest

Happy Holladaise

Benefit

Harlem Ambassadors

Murder Mystery 3/13

"The Blue Marble Murders"

Mardi Gras Parade

Mardi Gras Parade

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Murder at the Melodrama" or
"Stop That Clock"



2009

Christmas Party

CHRISTMAS PARTY

Lodge Murder Mystery

"The Secret's in the Sauce" or "Your Drink's On Me"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Murder & Intrigue at Castle Veritas"

October Meeting

ELECTION OF OFFICERS

Labor Day

"RED VS THE WOLF"

July Jamboree

"The Fiendish Firebug Strikes Again!"

Mayfest

"Someone Save My Baby Ruth" or "Foil That Villain"

Murder Mystery 5/2

 "Murder with the Stars ... or "This script is a killer"

Mardi Gras Parade

MARDI GRAS PARADE

Cloc Cleanup Day

April 5, 2009

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Murder on the Menu" or "This sweet tooth is killing me!"



2008

Christmas Party

CHRISTMAS PARTY

Lodge Murder Mystery

"THE SLEEPLESS EYE"  or "Just because you're paranoid, does not mean that they are not outto get you"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"BLOOD RUNS" or "46&2"

October Meeting

ELECTION OF OFFICERS

Labor Day

"MISDEEDS AT MISTLETOE MINE"

July Jamboree

"DOUBLE TAKE AT BEATRIE'S BOARDIN' HOUSE" or "Things Ain't Always What They Seem"

Mayfest

"Hauncho the Hamster"

Mardi Gras Parade

MARDI GRAS PARADE

Lodge Murder Mystery

"MURDER AT THE CIRCUS” Or  “When The Fat Lady Sings”



2007

Christmas Party

2007 CHRISTMAS PARTY

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Whisky A Goo Goo …"  Or
"Don’t Change That Name"

October Meeting

ELECTION OF OFFICERS

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Murder in the Occult" or
"Make Mine Medium Rare"

Labor Day

"THE GREAT ICE CREAM SCHEME!!"  or
"Robin Baskin to the Rescue!" 

July Jamboree

"TREACHERY AT CARTILAGE CREEK" or
"Our Hero Has A Bone To Pick"

Mayfest

"WIZARD OF OZ OF THE WILD, WILD WEST"

Parade

Mardi Gras Parade

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Oops, Wrong Murder … or
Would The Real Red Hat Please Stand Up"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"I Don’t See Dead People" or
"Why Is That Glass Moving"



2006

Lodge Murder Mystery

"25 Hours"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Murder in TV Retro Land" or 
"These Ratings are Killing Me"

October Meeting

Election of Officers

Labor Day

"D.K.MOLAR, The Devious Dentist" or
"There's Gold In Them Thar Teeth" 

July Jamboree

"THE VEGGIE VILLIAN" or"He Had a Steak in It"

Mayfest

"THE "COWHAND'S CHRISTMAS CAROL" OR "T'WAS PLUM TIRED OF PUDDING"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"MURDER OF THE YEAR"



2005

Lodge Murder Mystery

"LET THE CHIPS FALL WHERE THEY MAY" or  "ALL BETS ARE OFF"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"A SERIAL THRILLER? Or
DROPPIN' LIKE FLIES"

October Meeting

Election of Officers

Labor Day

"BELLE OF BISBEE"

July Jamboree

"The Ratcatcher's Daughter" 

Mayfest

"Stop the Presses ! or... She's Not My Type"

Murder Mystery

5 Skits for Financial Group

Lodge Murder Mystery

'THE CASE OF THE FEARFUL 13" or
"A Hans Zonn Approach to Murder"



2004

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Young and the Restless" or "Geezers Gone Wild" 

Lodge Murder Mystery

"MURDER ON THE BLACKBOARD"

Election of Officers

2004 Election Officers

THE TRAVEL CHANNEL

THE TRAVEL CHANNEL

July Jamboree

"HEAVEN HELP THE PO' TATERS" 

Mayfest

"DIRTY WORK ON THE TRAIL"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"ONE FLEW OUT OF THE BIRD HOUSE"



2003

Lodge Murder Mystery

"MURDER ON CLOWN ALLEY?"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"WHO KILLED VICTORIA'S SECRET?"

July Jamboree

"The Great Denver  Railroad Scam"

Mayfest

"The Shame of Tombstone"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Murder at the Masquerade"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"One Spy Too Many"



2002

Lodge Murder Mystery

"The Curse of the Sultan's Skull"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Murder at the Movies"

Labor Day

Special Performance of
"Mischief in the Magnolias"

July Jamboree

"Hillbilly Weddin'"

Mayfest

"A Golden Fleecing"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Six Olio Skits for the Civitan Club"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"The Muse"

2001

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Prissy's Dishonor" or "Old Chorus Girls Never Die, They Just Lose Their Kicks"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"All The Smiths Go To Cloudcroft" or
"One Too Many Johnnys Spoil The Party"

Labor Day

"Showtime On The Showboat"

July Jamboree

"The Fiendish Firebug Strikes Again"

Mayfest

"The Pony Expresso" or "The VillainCame To A Grinding Halt"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Family Feud Fosters Felony" or "Do
We Really Need Another Nine Holes?"

2000

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Corporate Delicti" or "Mr. Moto
Meets His Match"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Mischief In The Magnolias" or
"Weed 'em and Reap"

Labor Day 10/6

"Someone Save My Baby Ruth" or"Foil That Villain"

July Jamboree

"Mischief In The Magnolias" or"Weed 'em and Reap"

Mayfest

"The Ballad of Gopher Gap"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Wedding Bell Blues"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Rebecca's Revenge" or "Ghosts,
Goblins and Greed"

1999

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Keep The Home Fire Burning"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"When The Chicken Comes Home
To Roost" or "There's A Dirty
Bird In The Hen House"

Labor Day

"Alias Smedley Pewtree"

Trainload Of Talent

High School Gym

July Jamboree

"Dogsbreath Deveroux, The
Dastardly Doctor"

Mayfest

"A Golden Fleecing"

Murder Mystery 4/23

"Culinary Delights" or "Food To Die For"

Murder Mystery 2/18

"A Suspicious Centennial Celebration"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Re-enactment of the Railroad 
Survey Crew Report"

1998

Lodge Murder Mystery

"A Cowhand's Christmas Carol"

Lodge Murder Mystery

 "Murder In The Mountains - A
Tale Of Espionage"

Labor Day 

"Stop the Presses ! or...
She's Not My Type"

Trainload Of Talent 8/8

High School Gym

July Jamboree

"Sweeney Todd, The Demon
Barber Of Fleet Street"

Mayfest

"D.K. Molar, The Devious Dentist"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Honey Had A Lot, And Where's Brent?"

1997

Christmas

"Christmas Crisis at Mistletoe Mesa"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"A Will To Murder"

Labor Day 

"Double Take At Beatrice's
Boarding House"

July Jamboree

"Stop That Villain"

Mayfest

"The Shagwood Secret"

April Melodrama 

"The Secret's In The Sauce"

March Melodrama 

"The Great Ice Cream Scheme"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"A Vote For Murder"

1996

Lodge Murder Mystery

"The Plight Before Christmas"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Progress Can Be Murder"

Labor Day

"Curse You, Otis Crummy"

Truckload Talent

Barbeque

July Jamboree

"Never Trust A City Slicker"

Mayfest

"Blazing Guns at Roaring Gulch"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"The Haunting Death of Rebecca"

March Melodrama 

"Unhand Her, You Villain"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"The Death Of The CPA - His
Number Was Up"



1995

Lodge Murder Mystery

 "Emma Lou And The Big Ragout"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Dr. D. Mented's Dubious Demise"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"The Villain Wore A Dirty Shirt"

Labor Day

"The Fiendish Firebug Strikes Again"

July Jamboree

"Heaven Help The Po' Taters"

Mayfest

"Hillbilly Weddin"

April Melodrama 

"Tillie The Teller"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Sex, Lies, and Ticker Tape"



1994

Lodge Murder Mystery

"The Cowhand's Christmas Carol"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"UNNAMED MYSTERY"

Labor Day

"Alaska"

July Jamboree

"Dogsbreath Deveroux, the
Dastardly Doctor"

Mayfest

"The Shame of Tombstone"

April Melodrama 

"Zorro's Back In Town"

Lodge Murder Mystery

"Taste For Murder" (First Mystery)



1991-3

1993 Christmas

"Granny Sally's Dilemma"

Labor Day

"The Ratcatcher's Daughter"

July Jamboree

"A Golden Fleecing"

Mayfest

"Unhand Her, You Villain"

December 12, 1992

"The Old Cookie Shop"

December 14, 1991

"The Coal Miner's Daughter"