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Fri, November 4, at
Sat, November 5, at 2pm & 8pm
Sun, November 6, at 2pm
heaven" —Rolling Stone
This laugh- out-loud love letter to the theater tells the story of
Michael Dorsey, a talented but difficult actor who struggles to find
work until one show-stopping act of desperation lands him the role of a
Fri, December 2, at
Sat, December 3, at 2pm & 8pm
STOMP is explosive, provocative,
sophisticated, and appeals to audiences of all ages. Using everything
but conventional percussion instruments to fill the stage with
magnificent rhythms. STOMP—see what all
the noise is about.
See celebrated songstress
and award-winning Broadway star Linda Eder live in concert! One of the
world’s most beloved and versatile voices, Eder is a best-selling
recording artist with 18 solo albums spanning Broadway, standards, and
Fri, January 27, at
Sat, January 28, at 2pm & 8pm
Sun, January 29, at 2pm
From Lincoln Center
Theater and director Bartlett Sher comes "a sumptuous new production of the most perfect musical of all time" (Entertainment Weekly). Boasting such classic
songs as "I Could Have Danced All Night" and "Wouldn’t
It Be Loverly."
Four women at a lingerie
sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot
flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex, and more! This
hilarious musical parody is set to classic tunes from the ‘60s, ‘70s
Through indelible interpretations of
classic Broadway showtunes by the likes of Richard Rodgers, Lorenz
Hart, Jule Styne, Stephen Schwartz, Stephen Sondheim, and Irving
Award-winner Patti LuPone explores how her life-long love affair
with Broadway began and the unpredictability of the Great White Way.
Fri, April 28, at
Sat, April 29, at 2pm & 8pm
Sun, April 30, at 2pm
Fabulously fun and the
ultimate Broadway tribute to Girl Power! The story follows the
transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, sexism,
snobbery, and scandal in pursuit of her dreams, and proves that you can
be legally blonde and STILL the smartest person in the room.
Fri, June 9, at 8pm
Sat, June 10, at 2pm & 8pm
Sun, June 11, at 2pm
Celebrating its 50th
Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production of the iconic musical
phenomenon returns to the stage. With lyrics and music by Emmy®,
Grammy®, Oscar®, and Tony® winners Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber, Jesus Christ Superstar is set against the
backdrop of an extraordinary series of events during the final weeks in
the life of Jesus Christ as seen through the eyes of Judas.
Come early at 9pm and
enjoy our DJ, full-service bar,
and Time Warp Costume Contest!
Join us for the ultimate audience participation
Rocky Horror Picture Show! Starring Tim Curry, Susan
Sarandon, Barry Bostwick, and Meat Loaf. Receive
a FREE goodie bag of props(while
supplies last), sing-along to the songs, dress up (or not), and get
ready for a Halloween you'll never forget!
The Wizards of Winter is a holiday rock
event for the whole family! Featuring former members of Classic
Rock Giants, The Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Def Leppard, Rainbow,
Alice Cooper, Blue Oyster Cult, along with Broadway and theater
veterans. This 11-member ensemble boasts soaring
vocal harmonies, precision string instrumentation, powerful
percussion, and stunning keyboard work, layered around a rich
storyboard that evokes memories and emotions of December’s past!
America, the perennial classic-rock
favorite, is celebrating their 53rd Anniversary with their powerful
live performances. Founding members, Gerry Beckley and Dewey
Bunnell met in high school in London in the late 1960s and quickly
harmonized their way to the top of the charts on the strength of
their signature song "A Horse With No Name."
State Theatre Membership is the
best way to support the arts by increasing access to
life-changing educational programs like Symphony Scholars and
Performances for Schools.
Without these programs, kids in
our region may never have the opportunity to experience live
concerts and plays that inspire them to explore music, dance, and
theater. Your Membership provides
crucial funding that sustains these vital programs.