Athenaeum Foundation prepares to showcase a live, stage musical version of The Rocky Horror Show!

In partnership with a local production team, the live show will come to the Basile Theatre.

After a four-year hiatus, the Athenaeum Foundation and local production team Zach & Zack Present will co-produce a live, stage musical version of The Rocky Horror Show Oct. 21 – 29, 2022. Tickets will go on sale tomorrow at 10 a.m. and can be purchased by visiting the following link:

“We are so excited to expand the capabilities of the Basile Theatre through co-production of The Rocky Horror Show with Zach & Zack,” said Athenaeum President, Craig Mince. “In the past, we have simply hosted productions, but we are now able to be part of the production experience and look forward to hosting this show for a fourth time.”


Performance Dates

  • Friday, October 21st – 7:30pm
  • Saturday, October 22nd – 7:30 & 10:30pm
  • Thursday, October 27th – 7:30pm
  • Friday, October 28th – 7:30pm
  • Saturday, October 29th – 7:30 & 10:30pm

The cast of Zach & Zack’s 2018 production of The Rocky Horror Show

“We have always been so impressed by the talent within our city that we’ve never needed to consider casting from another talent pool,” said Zack of local team Zach & Zack. “Indianapolis doesn’t have many professional musical theatre opportunities, so Zach & Zack are proud to provide one.”

Open auditions take place Sunday, June 12th, and Monday, June 13th by appointment only. Visit for more details and to register for a slot. All roles are paid.


The production staff of The Rocky Horror Show includes Zach Rosing, Producer, Sound & Video Designer; Zack Neiditch, Director; Craig Mince, Associate Producer; Kenny Shepard, Choreographer; Téneh B.C. Karimu, Music Director; Brittany Kugler, Costume Designer; Shane Cinal, Scenic Designer; Michael Moffatt, Lighting Designer; Drew Bryson, Hair & Makeup Designer; and Phoenix Lyons, Technical Director.


For more information on The Rocky Horror Show and the Athenaeum Foundation, please visit: and