Blues in the Night
The universal language of the blues wails out full and strong in this scorching Tony-nominated musical revue. Set in 1930s Chicago, the story of three women in love with the same no-good man is defined by twenty-six hot and torchy numbers covering the range of this indigenous American art form, from Bessie Smith to Duke Ellington, Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen, Alberta Hunter, Jimmy Cox, Ida Cox and more.
On April 3, 1968, after delivering one of his most memorable speeches, an exhausted Dr. King retires to his room at the Lorraine Motel. In this gripping re-imagination of the events the night before the assassination, King is forced to confront his destiny and his legacy to his people when a mysterious stranger arrives with some surprising news.
The Cat in the Hat
Everyone’s favorite feline comes to mischievous life in this adaptation of the Dr. Seuss classic. From the moment his tall, red-and-white-striped hat appears around the door, Sally and her brother know that the Cat in the Hat is the funniest, most mischievous cat they have ever met!
The Magnificent Ambersons
A spoiled child, a mother’s death, the changing times and the loss of great wealth bring George Amberson his ultimate comeuppance in this world premiere adaptation of Booth Tarkington’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.
The Taming of the Shrew
Struggling to find meaning in a post-9/11 world, Johnny, Tunny and Will flee the constraints of their hometown for the thrills of city life. Their paths are quickly estranged when Tunny enters the armed forces, Michael is called back home to attend familial responsibilities, and Johnny’s attention becomes divided by a seductive love interest and a hazardous new friendship. An energy-fueled rock opera of youthful disillusion, this two-time Tony Award-winning hit based on Green Day’s Grammy Award-winning multi-platinum album, boldly takes the American musical where it has never gone before!
In the early 1950s, “temperamental” was part of a created language of secret words that gay men used to communicate. The story of two men, the communist Harry Hay and the Viennese refugee and designer Rudi Gernreich, unfolds as they fall in love in the pre-Stonewall United States of the early ’50s.
Presented in theotherspace.
SHREK The Musical JR.
Everyone’s favorite ogre is back in an irreverently fun show for the entire family!
Presented by the Roxy Regional School of the Arts.
The Awesome ’80s Prom
You’re invited to a brand new blast-from-the-past party at Wanaget High’s Senior Prom … in 1989! All your favorite ’80s characters are here, from the captain of the football team to the foreign exchange student, from the geek to the hottie head cheerleader, all competing for Prom King and Queen … and just like on “American Idol,” the audience decides who wins! Go back in time with this high-octane musical where you can dance to hits of the ’80s along with the cast.
Grace Among the Leavings
Eleven-year-old Grace Meadows speaks with the wisdom of innocence, telling the story of her family’s heartbreaking struggle to survive in the midst of the Civil War. Beverly Fisher’s deeply moving story covers the tragedy and issues of slavery, the privileges of class, and the sacrifices made to escape the tension, confusion and contradictions of war.
Presented in theotherspace.
Smokey Joe’s Cafe
Rock ‘n’ roll to all your favorite hits of the ’50s! Broadway’s longest-running musical revue, this Tony Award-nominated and Grammy Award-winning salute to legendary songwriters Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller features over three dozen of the greatest songs ever recorded during the golden age of American culture, including “Hound Dog,” “Stand by Me,” “Yakety Yak,” “Jailhouse Rock,” “Spanish Harlem,” “On Broadway,” “Kansas City,” “Love Potion #9,” “Fools Fall in Love” and many more!