Tent Theatre

Tent Theatre Picnics presented by Bambino's

Start your evening of fun early with a light, but satisfying picnic on the south patio of Craig Hall. Picnics are served from 7-7:45 p.m. Menus are specially themed for each show. All picnics are $12.50, and a portion of the proceeds support the Tent Theatre scholarship fund. Place your order on the season ticket order form, online or call 417-836-7678 at least 24 hours in advance.  You do not have to purchase show tickets to participate in the picnic!

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Grease picnic

  • Tartine of egg salad, country style ham and capers:
    Belgian style open faced sandwich served on toasted sourdough topped with mixed greens, country style ham and capers
  • Stuffed pickled peppers with Balsamic glaze:
    Sweet and spicy peppadew peppers stuffed with garlic herb cream cheese and drizzled with Balsamic glaze
  • Seasonal Melon Melange:
    Ripe and refreshing assortment of summer melons
  • Ice-cold Coca Cola products or tea
  • After-dinner mint
  • Autographed playbill

Purchase picnic ticket

The Mousetrap picnic

  • Summer ratatouille pasta salad:
    Roasted vegetable salad of squash, red peppers, zucchini and eggplant tossed with whole grain pasta
  • Artisanal cheese and summer sausage:
    Locally sourced charcuterie of meat and cheese
  • Harvest seed bread:
    Hearty homemade wheat bread with hummus
  • Ice-cold Coca Cola products or tea
  • After-dinner mint
  • Autographed playbill

Purchase picnic ticket

Catch Me If You Can picnic

  • Roasted airline chicken salad on field greens:
    Oven roasted chicken breast in a coconut curry dressing served with roasted drummette
  • Heirloom cherry tomato Caprese salad:
    Colorful blend of cherry tomatoes, fresh mozzarella balls, fresh basil and extra virgin olive oil
  • Focaccia:
    Soft Italian yeast bread topped with olive oil and fresh herbs
  • Ice-cold Coca Cola products or tea
  • After-dinner mint
  • Autographed playbill

Purchase picnic ticket