OUR 2018-19 SEASON
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Performance Dates
  October 19, 20, 26, 27, 28*, November 2, 3, 4*, 9, 10, 2018
Curtain time is 8pm except for October 28 and November 4 which are matinees with a 2pm curtain.

Book by Thomas Meehan and Mark O’Donnell
Music by Marc Shaiman
Lyrics by Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman
Based on the New Line Cinema film, written and directed by John Waters
Directed and Choreographed by Erich DiCenzo
Music Direction by Kirsten Boyd
Produced by Jacob Ferchaud

Hairspray is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.MTIShows.com

It’s 1962 in Baltimore and the lovable plus-sized teen, Tracy Turnblad, is going to do whatever it takes to dance her way onto TV’s most popular program – “The Corny Collins Show!” When her dream comes true, Tracy is transformed from social outcast to sudden star. Can a big girl with big dreams (and even bigger hair!) dethrone the reigning Teen Queen, integrate a TV network and still have time to land the boy she loves? The winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Hairspray is a dancing, romancing musical-comedy treat piled bouffant-high with enough toe-tapping, show-stopping songs to fill a nonstop platter-party!

Performance Dates
January 18, 19, 25, 26, 27*, February 1, 2, 2019
Curtain time is 8pm except for January 27 which is a matinee with a 2pm curtain.

Book by Tracy Letts
Directed by Seth Ghitelman
Produced by Bea and Jerry Morse

Superior Donuts is presented by special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York.

Arthur Przybyszewski, burnt-out hippie owner of a fading Chicago donut shop, has lost interest in life because of guilt over avoiding military service and a failed marriage. When a charismatic young African-American man named Franco Wicks talks his way into a job, Arthur begins to recover his spark.  He encourages Franco’s goal of publishing the next Great American novel. When the would-be novelist’s past catches up with him, Arthur finds more than his livelihood may be in danger. A comedy drama from the Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning author of August: Osage County, Superior Donuts explores the challenges of accepting the past and the redemptive power of friendship.

Performance Dates
  March 1, 2, 8, 9, 10*, 15, 16, 2019
Curtain time is 8pm except for March 10 which is a matinee with a 2pm curtain.

Book by Donald Margulies
Directed by Adam Konowe
Produced by Colleen Stock

Time Stands Still is presented through special arrangement with Dramatists Play Service, Inc., New York.

Time Stands Still examines the lives of one couple making a living out of documenting the horrors of war. When Sarah, a photojournalist returns from covering the Iraq War after being injured by a roadside bomb, her reporter boyfriend James is swamped by guilt after having left Sarah alone in Iraq. Physically bruised and emotionally beaten, Sarah and James explore whether it is possible for two people who are used to living in dangerous conditions to carve out a normal life.

Performance Dates
  April 26, 27, May 3, 4, 5*, 10, 11**, 12*, 17, 18**, 2019
Curtain time is 8pm except for May 5 and 12 which are matinees with a 2pm curtain.
**On May 11 and 18 there will be two peformances, one at 2pm and one at 8pm.

Book by Thomas Meehan
Music by Charles Strouse
Lyrics by Martin Charnin
Directed by Sue Pinkman

Music Direction by Sam Weich
Choreography by Jolene Vettese
Produced by Eileen Mullee

Annie is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.MTIShows.com

Leapin’ lizards! The timeless tale of the comic strip heroine, Little Orphan Annie, is back. With equal parts pluck and positivity, Annie charms everyone she encounters as she sets out to find her parents who abandoned her on the doorstep of Miss Hannigan’s New York City orphanage. The winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical, this beloved book and score features some of the greatest musical theatre hits ever written, including “It’s the Hard Knock Life,” “Easy Street,” and “Tomorrow.” A Broadway classic that inspires its audiences to never give up hope, Annie is a delightful theater experience for the entire family.