Thursday, June 15, 2023

Buy 23-24 McCarter Theatre Center tickets now!




There’s something for you at McCarter!

Today is the day! Tickets are now on sale for our thrilling, wide-ranging 2023-2024 season featuring many McCarter favorites and exciting debuts.



Buy More, Save More when you create your own package of three or more events across all performances in the 2023-2024 season.*

Choose three events and save 10%

Choose four events and save 15%

Choose five or more events and save 20%




2023-2024 Season Highlights


September 13 – October 7, 2023

In 1955, in the redwood country north of San Francisco, a multiracial girl grows up in a predominantly white town whose residents pepper their speech with the historical dialect of Boontling. Found floating in a basket on the river as an infant, Bulrusher is an orphan with a gift for clairvoyance that makes her feel like a stranger even amongst the strange.


Friday, October 6, 2023
David Sedaris

The writer, humorist, and master of satire returns to McCarter for an evening of readings and recollections, Q&A, and book signing.


Saturday, October 14, 2023
Madison McFerrin

The latest generation of a storied musical legacy brings dulcet tones and impeccable vibes to McCarter.


Thursday, November 2, 2023
Roman Stories:
An Evening with Jhumpa Lahiri

The renowned bilingual writer, translator, and literary critic, discusses her new collection of short stories, her life’s work, and the power of translation.


Presented in collaboration with Labyrinth Books and the Princeton Public Library


Friday, November 17, 2023

The Sound of
(Black) Music

An Afrofuturist take on a Rodgers & Hammerstein classic, with an electrifying group of more than 20 musicians and vocalists that pays tribute to the rich, communal history of Black roots music.


Saturday, November 18, 2023

Alan Cumming & Ari Shapiro: "Och & Oy: A Considered Cabaret"

Two famous storytellers perform their tongue-in-cheek two-man cabaret with a flair both bawdy and risqué.


Sunday, March 17, 2024

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show


Dozens of characters from Eric Carle’s classic children’s stories—including the titular ravenous caterpillar—come to life on stage through the magic of puppetry.




*Tickets must be booked in the same transaction to qualify for the Choice Pass discount. Total package price determined by events selected and seating locations. Some events and zone restrictions may apply. Restricted events may be part of a Choice Pass, but full ticket prices will apply. Discount does not apply to Zone D $25 tickets. All events and prices are subject to change without notice.

The following events are not eligible for a 2023/2024 Choice Pass discount: Melissa Aldana Quartet, Maria Schneider Orchestra, The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show, An Evening with Jhumpa Lahiri and McCarter’s virtual programming including Bard at the Gate.

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