Main Stage shows
A Comedy of Tenors
By. Ken Ludwig
One hotel suite, four tenors, two wives, three girlfriends, and a soccer stadium filled with screaming fans. What could possible go wrong? It's 1930s Paris and the stage is set for the concert of the century - as long as producer Henry Saunders can keep Italian superstar Tito Mercelli and his hot-blooded wife, Maria, from causing runaway chaos. Prepare for an uproarious ride, full of mistaken identities, bedroom hijinks, and madcap delight.
July 16th and 17th
September 7-9 and 14-16
Once on this Island
By. Flaherty and Ahrens
Celebrate storytelling with this rousing Calypso-flavored tale of one small village girl who finds love in a world full of prejudice from the Tony Award-winning songwriting team of Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty (Seussical, Ragtime), comes the Oliver Award-winning Once on this Island. This highly original and theaterical Caribbean adaptation of the popular fairy tale The Little Mermaid garnered eight Tony nominations for its Broadway run, including best Musical, Book and Score.
August 13th and 14th
October 5-7 and 12-14
The Legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table
Dramatized by one of the most acclaimed adapters of our time. Premiered at the Royal Shakespeare Company's main Courtyard in June 2010. "grandeur and pathos, foxy cameos and fine jokes... a beautifully judged text by Mike Poulton, simplifying but drawing the archaic beauty from Malory's 1485 book" - Times "as poignant and emotive as any Shakespeare history play" - London Evening Standard
Adapted by Simon Stephens
Based on the works by Thomas Malory
September 24 and 25
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
Based on the novel by Mark Haddon
Fifteen-year-old Christopher has an extraordinary brain; he is exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor's dog, he sets out to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery and a journey that will change his life forever.
Adapted by Simon Stephens
January 14 and 15
March 1-3 and 8-10
The Secret Garden
Based on novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett
Script and Lyrics by Marsha Norman
Music by Lucy Simon
When young Mary Lennox loses her parents to a cholera outbreak in India, she is sent to live with her uncle, hermit Archibald Craven, who lives in an imposing, secluded manor on the British heath. Inside the haunting house upon the hill, Mary finds a reclusive, long-suffering collection of souls. When Mary discovers her Aunt Lily's hidden garden, locked up and overgrown with vines, she is determined to revive the beauty that once was. Surrounded by the spirits of the past, who both warn and welcome her, determined Mary begins to peel away the layers of sadness that cover the house and the garden, showing the power that "one small girl" can have when she "wants things to grow."