Directed by Sommer Schoch
September 12-22, 2019

An orange checkered background features the title "American Hero" prominently displayed next to a young woman serving a sandwich. Sheri’s first job is “sandwich artist” at a ubiquitous franchised restaurant. After the mysterious disappearance of her boss, she and the rest of the team make do on their own. Will she fulfill her American dream in this supersized dark comedy about life, liberty, and the pursuit of sandwiches? Step into an immersive theater experience to find out!

American Hero is a one-act play and will be produced alongside three local short plays for a full night of theater.

Content Advisory: American Hero contains strong adult language and is recommended for mature audiences. 


Flashback Theater Black Box
400 E. Mount Vernon St.
Somerset, Kentucky


Adults – $18 Advance, $20 Door
Students – $12 Advance, $15 Door
*Plus applicable taxes and fees.

Season ticket holders can make reservations beginning August 13, 2019. Single tickets for American Hero and Local Shorts go on sale August 27, 2019. Purchase season tickets here. 

Dates and Times

Thursday, September 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, September 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, September 15 at 2:30 p.m.
Thursday, September 19 at 7:30 p.m.
Friday, September 20 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, September 22 at 2:30 p.m.

Ticket Prices

Adults – $18 Advance, $20 Door
Students – $12 Advance, $15 Door
*Plus applicable taxes and fees.

Ticketing Policies

Tickets may be purchased online, in person at 400 East Mt. Vernon St, Somerset, KY 42501, Tuesday through Friday 11-4, or be reserved in advance by calling the box office at (888) 394-FbTC. We accept all major credit cards. Exchanges may be made at no cost up to 24 hours prior to the ticketed performance by calling the box office.

Season Tickets

$50 for one ticket to each of the three MainStage shows. Season ticket holders choose their performance dates and seats two weeks before single tickets go on sale. Your $50 Season Ticket price includes all fees and taxes for your season seating. Season tickets are on sale through September. Call the box office to secure your seats for the season!

This production is brought to you in partnership with Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital Residency Program.

Production Sponsors