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May/June 2019 Onstage

From a funeral home to a London train station, from musical love stories to plays about parenthood, check out what is onstage near you this summer.

Here's what's playing this month at TCG theatres nationwide. For the most up-to-date information about performance schedules, contact the theatre or visit Theatre Profiles.

Discounted tickets are available to TCG Individual Members for performances at participating theatres, marked here with an orange dot . Please check with each theatre for performance times, ticket discounts, and ticket availability. Present your TCG membership card to receive ticket discounts. Theatre participation is subject to change. For information on becoming an Individual Member, see


Alabama Shakespeare Festival, Montgomery, (334) 271-5353,
Steel Magnolias,
Robert Harling; dir: Rick Dildine. Thru May 5.
Into the Breeches, George Brant; dir: Shana Gozansky. Thru May 4.


• Cyrano’s Theatre Company, Anchorage, (907) 274-2599,
Importance of Being Earnest,
Oscar Wilde. May 3-26.


Arizona Theatre Company, Tucson, (520) 622-2823,
Things I Know to Be True,
Andrew Bovell; dir: Mark Clements. Thru May 11 (Tucson); May 16-Jun 2 (Phoenix). Co-production with Milwaukee Repertory Theatre, WI

• Childsplay, Tempe, (602) 252-8497,
Schoolhouse Rock Live!,
music and lyrics: Lynn Ahrens, Bob Dorough, Dave Frishberg, Kathy Mandry, George Newall, Tom Yohe. Thru May 26.

The Rogue Theatre, Tucson, (520) 551-2053,
Tales of the Jazz Age,
adapt: Cynthia Meier (also dir) from F. Scott Fitzgerald; music: Mary Turcotte. Thru Jul 14, 2024.
The Crucible, Arthur Miller; dir: Christopher Johnson. Thru May 12.

• Valley Youth Theatre, Phoenix, (602) 253-8188,
Disney’s Freaky Friday,
dir: Bobb Cooper. Jun 14-30.


TheatreSquared, Fayetteville, (479) 443-5600,
The Legend of Georgia McBride,
Matthew Lopez. May 1-26.

“The Roommate” by Jen Silverman, at Capital Stage in Sacramento, Calif., through July 21. Pictured: Jamie Jones and Laura Jane Bailey. (Photoby Charr Crail)


• 24th Street Theatre Company, Los Angeles, (213) 745-6516,
The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane,
adapt: Dwayne Hartford; dir: Jane McEneaney. Thru May 19.

• 6th Street Playhouse, Santa Rosa,
To Kill a Mockingbird,
adapt: Christopher Sergel; dir: Martino Pistone. Thru May 12.
Faceless, Selina Fillinger; dir: Craig A. Miller. May 17-Jun 2.
West Side Story, book: Arthur Laurentz; lyrics: Stephan Sondheim; music: Leonard Bernstein; dir: Jared Sakren. Jun 7-30.

American Conservatory Theater, San Francisco, (415) 749-2228,
Vanity Fair,
Kate Hamill; dir: Jessica Stone. Thru May 12. Co-production with Shakespeare Theatre Company, DC
Rhinoceros, adapt: Frank Galati from Eugène Ionesco; dir: Frank Galati. May 29-Jun 23.

Antaeus Theatre Company, Glendale, (818) 506-1983,
Diana of Dobson’s,
Cicely Hamilton; dir: Casey Stangl. Thru Jun 3.

• Aurora Theatre Company, Berkeley, (510) 843-4822,
The Year of Magical Thinking,
Joan Didion; dir: Nancy Carlin. Jun 21-Jul 21.

• Berkeley Repertory Theatre, (510) 647-2949,
The Good Book,
Denis O’Hare, Lisa Peterson (also dir). Thru Jun 9.
Kiss My Aztec!, book: John Leguizamo, Tony Taccone (also dir); lyrics: David Kamp, John Leguizamo, Benjamin Velez; May 28-Jul 14.

CalArts Center for New Performance, Valencia, (661) 253-7800,
Scene with Cranes,
Octavio Solis. Thru May 4.

California Repertory Company, Long Beach, (562) 985-5526,
In the Penal Colony,
book: Rudolph Wurlitzer; music: Phillip Glass; dir: Jeff Janisheski. Thru May 5.

Capital Stage Company, Sacramento, (916) 995-5464,
The Other Place,
Sharr White. May 1-Jun 2.
The Roommate, Jen Silverman. Jun 19-Jul 21.

Center Repertory Company, Walnut Creek, (925) 943-7469,
Woody Sez: The Life & Music of Woody Guthrie,
Nick Corley (also dir), Darcie Deaville, David M. Lutken, Helen J. Russell, Andy Teirstein. May 17-Jun 23.

• Center Theatre Group, Los Angeles, (213) 972-4400,
music and lyrics: William Finn; dir: James Lapine. Thru May 19.
Happy Days, Samuel Beckett; dir: James Bundy. May 15-Jun 30.
From the Words and Writings of Dana H., Lucas Hnath; dir: Les Waters. May 26-Jun 23. Co-production with Goodman Theatre, IL
Indecent, Paula Vogel; music: Lisa Gutkin, Aaron Halva; dir: Rebecca Taichman. Jun 4-Jul 7. Co-production with Huntington Theatre Company, MA

Central Works, Berkeley,
The Victorian Lady’s Detective Collective,
Patricia Milton; dir: Gary Graves. May 9-Jun 9.

Chance Theater, Anaheim, (888) 455-4212,
David Hare; dir: Oanh Nguyen. Thru May 19.
Tigers Be Still, Kim Rosenstock; dir: Marya Mazor. May 3-Jun 2.
Ragtime, book: Terrence McNally; lyrics: Lynn Ahrens; music: Stephen Flaherty;
dir: Casey Stangl. Jun 28-Jul 28.

• City Lights Theater Company, San Jose,
Silent Sky,
Lauren Gunderson; dir: Mark Anderson Phillips. May 16-Jun 16.

Coachella Valley Repertory, Rancho Mirage, (760) 296-2966,
Good People,
David Linsay-Abaire; dir: Ron Celona. May 1-19.

Company of Angels, Los Angeles,
Halo Project,
Halo participants. May 15-25.

The Custom Made Theatre Company, San Francisco,
Life Sucks,
Aaron Posner; dir: Brian Katz. May 2-Jun 1.
Passion, book: James Lapine; music and lyrics: Stephen Sondheim; dir: Stuart Bousel. Jun 20-Jul 27.

Cygnet Theatre Company, San Diego, (619) 337-1525,
Pride and Prejudice,
Kate Hamill; dir: Rob Lutfy. May 15-Jun 16.

Dell’Arte International, Blue Lake, (707) 668-5663,
May 9-11.
Thesis Festival, May 16-26.

• Diversionary Theatre, San Diego, (619) 220-0097,
Significant Other,
Joshua Harmon; dir: Anthony Methvin. May 23-Jun 23.

Ensemble Theatre Company, Santa Barbara, (805) 965-5400,
Dancing Lessons,
Mark St. Germain; dir: Saundra McClain. Jun 13-30.

Geffen Playhouse, Los Angeles, (310) 208-5454,
The Niceties, Eleanor Burgess; dir: Kimberly Senior. Thru May 12.
Invisible Tango, Helder Guimarães; dir: Frank Marshall. May 7-Jun 30.
Mysterious Circumstances, Michael Mitnick; dir: Matt Shakman. Jun 11-Jul 14.

Golden Thread Productions, San Francisco, (415) 626-4061,
Scenes From 71* Years,
Hannah Khalil; dir: Michael Malek Najjar. Thru May 5.
New Threads 2019 Staged Reading Series, Jun 1-30.

International City Theatre, Long Beach, (562) 436-4610,
The Price,
Arthur Miller. May 8-26.
Bestseller, Peter Quilter. Jun 12-30.

L.A. Theatre Works, Venice, (310) 827-0889,
Die Mommie Die,
Charles Busch; dir: Carl Andress. May 17-19.
Hedda Gabler, Henrik Ibsen; dir: Debbie Devine. Jun 28-30.

Laguna Playhouse, Laguna Beach, (949) 497-2787,
Mary Coyle Chase; dir: Andrew Barnicle. May 29-Jun 16.

Magic Theatre, San Francisco, (415) 441-8822,
Oedipus El Rey,
Luis Alfaro; dir: Loretta Greco. May 29-Jun 23.

MainStreet Theatre Company, Rancho Cucamonga, (909) 477-2752,
The Emperor’s Nightingale,
Damon Chua; dir: Tim Dang. Thru May 19.

• Marin Theatre Company, Mill Valley, (415) 388-5208,
Nambi E. Kelley; music: Marcus Shelby; dir: Awoye Timpo. Thru May 19.
Wink, Jen Silverman; dir: Mike Donahue. Jun 13-Jul 7.

Native Voices at the Autry, Los Angeles, (323) 667-2000,
On tour: Stories From the Indian Boarding School, Native Voices Artists Ensemble; dir: Jean Bruce Scott. Thru Jun 30.
Native Voices 25th Festival of New Plays at the Autry & La Jolla Playhouse, Lee Cataluna, Tara Moses, Kalani Queypo; music: Kyle Puccia. May 29-Jun 2.

• The New Conservatory Theatre Center, San Francisco, (415) 861-8972,
The Gentleman Caller,
Philip Dawkins. Thru May 5.
The View UpStairs, book, music, lyrics: Max Vernon; dir: Ed Decker. May 10-Jun 9.

New Village Arts Theatre, Carlsbad, (760) 433-3245,
The Servant of Two Masters,
adapt: Samantha Ginn, A.J. Knox (also dir). Thru May 5.
Bella: An American Tall Tale, book, music, lyrics: Kristen Childs; dir: Nadia Guevara. May 24 -Jun 23.

A Noise Within, Pasadena, (626) 356-3100,
Argonautika: The Voyage of Jason and the Argonauts,
Mary Zimmerman; dir: Julia Rodriguez-Elliott. Thru May 5.
Noises Off, Michael Frayn; dir: Geoff Elliott, Julia Rodriguez-Elliott. May 21-Jun 9.

l North Coast Repertory Theatre, Solana Beach, (858) 481-1055,
All in the Timing,
David Ives; dir: David Ellenstein. Thru May 5.
A Walk in the Woods, Lee Blessing; dir: Richard Baird. May 29-Jun 23.

• Odyssey Theatre Ensemble, Los Angeles, (310) 477-2055,
Faith Healer,
Brian Friel; dir: Ron Sossi. Thru May 12.

• The Old Globe, San Diego, (619) 234-5623,
They Promised Her the Moon,
Laurel Ollstein; dir: Giovanna Sardelli. Thru May 5.
Ken Ludwig’s The Gods of Comedy, Ken Ludwig; dir: Kathleen Marshall. May 11-Jun 16.
What You Are, JC Lee. May 23-Jun 23.

PCPA Pacific Conservatory Theatre, Santa Maria, (805) 922-8313,
A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder,
book and lyrics: Robert L. Freedman; music and lyrics: Steven Lutvak. Thru May 12 (Santa Maria); Jun 13-3  (Solvang).  Million Dollart Quartet, book: Colin Escott, Floyd Mutrux. Jun 20-29.

• The Road Theatre Company, North Hollywood,
Friends With Guns,
Stephanie Alison Walker; dir: Randee Trabitz. Thru May 4.

• The Robey Theatre Company, Los Angeles, (186) 681-1411,
Birdland Blue,
Randy Ross; dir: Ben Guillory. Thru May 12.

San Diego Repertory Theatre, San Diego, (619) 544-1000,
Lynn Nottage; dir: Sam Woodhouse. Thru May 12.

• South Coast Repertory, Costa Mesa, (714) 708-5555,
Kevin Artigue; dir: Leah C. Gardiner. Thru May 5.
M. Butterfly, David Henry Hwang. May 11-Jun 8.
The Velveteen Rabbit, Margery Williams; dir: Beth Lopes. May 24-Jun 9.

TheatreWorks, Palo Alto, (650) 463-1960,
Rajiv Joseph; dir: Giovanna Sardelli. Jun 5-30.

Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum, Topanga, (310) 455-3723,
A Midsummer Night’s Dream,
Shakespeare. Jun 2-Aug 22.


Arvada Center for the Arts & Humanities, (720) 898-7200,
The Diary of Anne Frank,
adapt: Wendy Kesselman from Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett; dir: Christy Montour-Larson. Thru May 17.
The Moors, Jen Silverman; dir: Anthony Powell. Feb 22-May 18.
Sin Street Social Club, Jessica Austgen; dir: Lynne Collins. Thru May 19.

Boulder Ensemble Theatre Company, (303) 444-SEAT,
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,
adapt: Simon Stephens; dir: Stephen Weitz. Thru May 19.

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center at Colorado College Theatre Company, (719) 634-5583,
Bad Dates,
Theresa Rebeck. Thru May 19.
Barnum, adapt: Cy Coleman, Michael Stewart. May 23-Jun 16.

• Curious Theatre Company, Denver, (303) 623-0524,
Bruce Graham; dir: Chip Walton. May 2-Jun 15.

• OpenStage Theatre & Co, Fort Collins, (970) 221-6730,
Much Ado About Nothing,
Shakespeare; dir: Judith Allen. Jun 1-29.

Phamaly Theatre Company, Denver,
Morph Masters: How Disability Made Famous Artists Awesome!,
Phamaly Theatre Company; dir: Charlie Oates. Thru Dec 31.

Su Teatro, Denver, (303) 296-0219,
Bobby LeFebre; dir: Hugo E. Carbajal. Jun 13-30.

THEATREWORKS, Colorado Springs, (719) 255-3232,
Little Shop of Horrors,
book and lyrics: Howard Ashman; music: Alan Menken; dir: Nathan Halvorson. Thru May 19.

“A Doll’s House, Part 2” by Lucas Hnath, at Long Wharf Theatre inNew Haven, Conn., through May 26. Pictured: Maggie Bofill and Jorge Cordova. (Photo by T Charles Erickson)


Connecticut Repertory Theatre, Storrs, (860) 486-2113,
Henry IV,
Shakespeare; dir: Madeline Sayet. Thru May 5.

Eugene O’Neill Theater Center, Waterford, (860) 443-1238,
National Puppetry Conference,
Jun 14-15.
National Music Theater Conference, Jun 29 -Jul 15.

Hartford Stage, (860) 527-5151,
The Flamingo Kid,
book and lyrics: Robert L. Freedman; music: Scott Frankel; dir: Darko Tresnjak. May 9-Jun 9.
Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin, book: Hershey Felder; music: Irving Berlin; dir: Trevor Hay. Jun 21-30.

Long Wharf Theatre, New Haven, (203) 787-4282,
A Doll’s House, Part 2,
Lucas Hnath. May 1-20.

Yale Repertory Theatre, New Haven, (203) 432-1234,
Cadillac Crew,
Tori Sampson; dir: Jesse Rasmussen. Thru May 18.

“The Flamingo Kid,” by Robert L. Freedman and
Music by Scott Frankel, at Hartford Stage in Hartford, Conn., through June 15. Pictured: Ben Fankhauser, Alex Wyse, and Jimmy Brewer.


• Delaware Theatre Company, Wilmington, (302) 594-1100,
book and lyrics: Anthony Drewe; music: George Stiles; dir: Bud Martin. Thru May 12.

Resident Ensemble Players, Newark, (302) 831-2204,
Theresa Rebeck; dir: Stephen Pelinski. Thru May 12.
Fences, August Wilson; dir: Walter Dallas. Thru May 12.

District of Columbia

Arena Stage, (202) 488-3300,
Ayad Akhtar; dir: Jackie Maxwell. Thru May 5.
Jubilee, Tazewell Thompson. Thru Jun 2.

Folger Theatre, (202) 544-7077,
Love’s Labor’s Lost,
Shakespeare; dir: Vivienne Benesch. Thru Jun 9.

GALA Hispanic Theatre, (202) 234-7174,
Fame, The Musical en español,
book: David Da Silva, José Fernandez; lyrics: Jaques Levy; music: Steve Margoshes; dir: Luis Salgado. Thru Jun 2.

Mosaic Theater Company of DC,
Allyson Currin; dir: Gregg Henry. Thru Jun 19.
Twisted Melodies, Kelvin Roston Jr.; dir: Derrick Sanders. Jun 19-Jul 21. Co-production with Baltimore Center Stage, MD

The Shakespeare Theatre Company, (202) 547-1122,
The Oresteia,
Ellen McLaughlin; dir: Michael Kahn. Thru Jun 2.

Studio Theatre, (202) 332-3300,
May 1 -Jun 9.
Showroom: A New Summertime Series, Jun 25-Jul 21.

Woolly Mammoth Theatre Co, (202) 393-3939,
Describe the Night,
Rajiv Joseph; dir: John Vreeke. May 27-Jun 23.


American Stage Theatre Company, St Petersburg, (727) 823-7529,
Mamma Mia!,
Catherine Johnson; music and lyrics: Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus; dir: Stephanie Gularte. Thru May 12.
Long Day’s Journey Into Night, Eugene O’Neill; dir: Brendon Fox. May 29-Jun 30.

• Asolo Repertory Theatre, Sarasota, (941) 351-8000,
Sweeney Todd,
book: Hugh Wheeler; music and lyrics: Stephen Sondheim; dir: Peter Rothstein. May 1-Jun 1.
Around the World in 80 Days, adapt: Laura Eason; music: James Atherton; dir: Theresa Heskins. Jun 6-23.

• Emerald Coast Theatre Company, Miramar Beach, (850) 684-0232
TYA: The Wind in the Willows, Mike Kenny; dir: Marci Duncan. May 15-19.

• Florida Repertory Theatre, Fort Myers, (239) 332-4488,
Native Gardens,
Karen Zacarías; dir: Stefan Novinski. Thru May 19.

• Florida Studio Theatre, Sarasota, (941) 366-9000,
The Wonder Years – The Music of the Baby Boomers,
Rebecca Hopkins, Richard Hopkins; book: Jim Prosser; dir: Catherine Randazzo. Thru Jun 9.
Wednesday’s Child, Mark St. Germain; dir: Kate Alexander. Thru May 24.
Muthaland, Minita Gandhi. May 3.
The Forest, Lia Romeo. May 10.
The Marvelous Wonderettes, book: Roger Bean; dir: Jason Cannon. May 29-Jun 16.
Come Together: When the 60s Met the 70s, book and music: Carole J. Bufford; music: Ian Herman; dir: Catherine Randazzo. Jun 11-Jul 21.
Ethel Waters: His Eye on the Sparrow, Larry Parr; dir: Kate Alexander. Jun 26-Jul 28.

• GableStage, Coral Gables, (305) 445-1119,
Joshua Harmon. May 18-Jun 16.

Gulfshore Playhouse, Naples, (866) 811-4111,
David Hare; dir: Kristen Coury. May 4-19.

Island City Stage, Wilton Manors, (954) 519-2533,
Veronica’s Position,
Rich Orloff; dir: Michael Leeds. May 30-Jun 30.

Jobsite Theater, Tampa, (813) 229-7827,
Lucy Kirkwood; dir: David Jenkins. May 10-Jun 2.

Palm Beach Dramaworks, West Palm Beach, (561) 514-4042,
The House of Blue Leaves,
John Guare; dir: J. Barry Lewis. May 15-Jun 2.


7 Stages, Atlanta, (404) 523-7647,
Human: A Citizen’s Encounter,
dir: Heidi S. Howard. May 18.

• Actor’s Express, Atlanta, (404) 607-7469,
Charly Evon Simpson; dir: Lydia Fort. Jun 1-23.

Alliance Theatre, Atlanta, (404) 733-5000,
Ride the Cyclone,
book, music, lyrics: Jacob Richmond; music and lyrics: Brooke Maxwell. May 1-26.

Aurora Theatre, Lawrenceville, (678) 226-6222,
Native Gardens,
Karen Zacarías. May 2-Jun 2.

Out of Hand Theater, Atlanta, (404) 462-8836,
The Coke Series,
May 25-Dec 20.

• Synchronicity Theatre, Atlanta, (404) 484-8636,
The Hero’s Wife,
Aline Lathrop. Thru May 5.
Hands of Color, Kimberly Monks. Jun 6-30.

• Theatrical Outfit, Atlanta, (678) 528-1500,
I Love to Eat,
James Still; dir: Clifton Guterman. Thru May 5.
Five Guys Named Moe, book: Clarke Peters; music and lyrics: Louis Jordan; dir: Tom Jones. May 29-Jun 30.


Honolulu Theatre for Youth, (808) 839-9885,
The Adventures of Pinocchio,
Nathaniel Niemi. Thru May 18.

Kumu Kahua Theatre, Honolulu, (808) 536-4441,
Da Beer Can Hat,
Darrell H. Y. Lum; dir: Harry Wong. May 23-Jun 23.


Boise Contemporary Theater, (208) 331-9224,
Dwayne Blackaller, Matthew Cameron Clark (also dirs). Thru May 4.

• Idaho Shakespeare Festival, Boise, (208) 336-9221,
The Taming of the Shrew,
Shakespeare; dir: Sara M. Bruner. May 24-Jun 30.
Witness for the Prosecution, Agatha Christie; dir: Charles Fee. May 24-Jul 31.

“The Adventures of Augie March” by David Auburn, at Court Theatre in Chicago through June 9. (Photo by Michael Brosilow)


Adventure Stage Chicago, (773) 342-4141,
Fast Food Chain,
Andrew Marikis; dir: Daryl Brooks. Thru May 18.

Chicago Shakespeare Theater, (312) 595-5600,
Shakespeare; dir: Barbara Gaines. Thru Jun 9.

• Court Theatre, Chicago, (773) 753-4472,
The Adventures of Augie March,
David Auburn; dir: Charles Newell. May 9-Jun 9.

Goodman Theatre, Chicago, (312) 443-3800,
The Winter’s Tale,
Shakespeare; dir: Robert Falls. May 4-Jun 9.
The Music Man, book, music, lyrics: Meredith Willson; dir: Mary Zimmerman. Jun 29-Aug 4.

Halcyon Theatre, Chicago, (773) 413-0454,
Wolf at the Door,
Marisela Treviño Orta; dir: Rinska Carrasco-Prestinary. Jun 6 -Jul 20.

• The House Theatre of Chicago, (773) 769-3832,
The Magic Parlour,
Dennis Watkins. Thru Jul 28.
Pinocchio, adapt: Ben Lobpries, Joseph Steakley; dir: Chris Mathews. Thru May 19.

• Jackalope Theatre Company, Chicago,
Life On Paper,
Kenneth Lin; dir: Gus Menary. May 13-Jun 22.

Lookingglass Theatre Co, Chicago, (312) 337-0665,
Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein,
David Catlin (also dir). May 8-Aug 18.

Northlight Theatre, Skokie, (847) 673-6300,
Into the Breeches!,
George Brant; dir: Jessica Thebus. May 9-Jun 16.

• Raven Theatre Company, Chicago, (773) 338-2177,
Anna Jordan; dir: Elly Green. Thru May 5.
The Undeniable Sound of Right Now,
Laura Eason; dir: BJ Jones. May 2-Jun 16.

A Red Orchid Theatre, Chicago,
The Killing Game,
Eugene Ionesco; dir: Dado. May 2-Jun 23.

• Sideshow Theatre Company, Chicago,
Something Clean,
Selina Fillinger; dir: Lauren Shouse. Jun 16-Jul 21. Co-production with Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, IL

• Steep Theatre Company, Chicago, (773) 649-3186,
First Love is the Revolution,
Rita Kalnejais. Thru May 25.

Steppenwolf Theatre Co, Chicago, (312) 335-1650,
The Children,
Lucy Kirkwood; dir: Jonathan Berry. Thru Jun 9.
Ms. Blakk For President, Terry Alvin McCraney; dir: Tina Landau. May 23-Jul 8.

• Victory Gardens Theater, Chicago, (773) 871-3000,
Cambodian Rock Band,
Lauren Yee; dir: Marti Lyons. Thru May 5.
Miriam for President, Madhuri Shekar. Jun 7-Jul 7.

Williams Street Repertory, Crystal Lake, (815) 356-9212,
The Elephant Man,
Bernard Pomerance. May 3-19.
All Shook Up, Joe DiPietro; dir: Mark R. Mahallak. Jun 28-Aug 4.

• Writers Theatre, Glencoe, (847) 242-6000,
A Number,
Caryl Churchill; dir: Robin Witt. Thru Jun 9.
Next to Normal, book and lyrics: Brian Yorkey; music: Tom Kitt; dir: David Cromer. May 8-Jun 16.


• Indiana Repertory Theatre, Indianapolis, (317) 635-5252,
You Can’t Take It With You,
Moss Hart, George S. Kaufman; dir: Peter Amster. Thru May 19.

Phoenix Theatre, Inc, Indianapolis, (317) 635-7529,
The Children,
Lucy Kirkwood; dir: Bill Simmons. Thru May 19.
White City Murder, Ben Asaykwee; dir: Ben Asaykwee. Jun 14-Jul 7.


Commonwealth Theatre Center, Louisville, (502) 589-0084,
The Winter’s Tale,
Shakespeare; dir: Charlie Sexton. May 9-19.
Henry V, Shakespeare; dir: Jennifer Pennington. May 9-19.
Macbeth, Shakespeare; dir: Hallie Dizdarevic. May 9-19.


Le Petit Théâtre Du Vieux Carré, New Orleans,
The Pianist of Willesden Lane,
adapt: Hershey Felder (also dir). May 9-26.

The NOLA Project, New Orleans, (504) 302-9117,
The Henchman: A Shakespeare Story,
Michael Aaron Santos; dir: Kristin Shoffner. May 8-26.


Penobscot Theatre Company, Bangor, (207) 942-3333,
Fun Home,
book and lyrics: Lisa Kron; music: Jeanine Tesori; dir: Bari Newport. Thru May 12.
Mamma Mia!, book: Catherine Johnson; music and lyrics: Benny Andersson, Bjorn Ulvaeus; dir: Amy Turner. Jun 13-Jul 14.

• Portland Stage Company, Portland, (207) 774-0465,
The Last Five Years,
book, music, lyrics: Jason Robert Brown. Thru May 19.

The Public Theatre, Lewiston, (207) 782-3200,
Matthew Barber; dir: Judith Ivey. May 3-12.


Center Stage, Baltimore, (410) 332-0033,
How to Catch Creation,
Christina Anderson; dir: Nataki Garrett. May 2-26. Co-production with Philadelphia Theatre Company, PA

Everyman Theatre, Baltimore, (410) 752-2208,
Queens Girl in the World,
Caleen Sinnette Jennings; dir: Paige Hernandez. May 7-Jun 30.
Queens Girl in Africa, Caleen Sinnette Jennings; dir: Paige Hernandez. May 14-Jun 30.

Imagination Stage, Bethesda, (301) 280-1660,
Escape from Peligro Island,
Finegan Kruckemeye; dir: Kathyrn Chase Bryer. Thru May 2.
The Ballad of Mu Lan, Alvin Chan (also dir); music: Matt Mazzella. Jun 26-Aug 18.

Maryland Ensemble Theatre, Frederick, (301) 694-4744,
Pride and Prejudice,
Kate Hamill; dir: Suzanne Beal. May 23-Jun 16.

• Olney Theatre Center for the Arts, (301) 924-3400,
A Comedy of Tenors,
Ken Ludwig; dir: Jason King Jones. Thru May 12.
Mary Stuart, adapt: Jason Loewith (also dir). May 8-Jun 9.
Road Dahl’s Matilda the Musical, book: Dennis Kelly; music and lyrics: Tim Minchin; dir: Peter Flynn. Jun 21-Jul 21.

Rep Stage, Columbia, (443) 518-1500,
The 39 Steps,
Patrick Barlow; dir: Joseph Ritsch. May 2-19.

• Round House Theatre, Bethesda, (240) 644-1100,
J. T. Rogers; dir: Ryan Rilette. Thru May 19.
A Doll’s House, Part 2, Lucas Hnath; dir: Nicole A Watson. Jun 5-30.


American Repertory Theater, Cambridge, (617) 547-8300,
We Live in Cairo,
book, music, lyrics: Daniel Lazour, Patrick Lazour; dir: Taibi Magar. May 14-Jun 16.

ArtsEmerson, Boston, (617) 824-8000,
Marc Bamuthi Joseph; music: Tommy Shepherd; dir: Michael John Garces. May 1-5.
See You Yesterday, music: Michael Jay; dir: Michael Lessac. May 16-19.

Company One Theatre, Boston, (617) 933-8600,
Qui Nguyen. Apr 26-May 26.

Huntington Theatre Company, Boston, (617) 266-0800,
Paula Vogel; dir: Rebecca Taichman. Thru May 25.
Yerma, adapt: Melinda Lopez; dir: Melia Bensussen. May 31-Jun 30.

• Merrimack Repertory Theatre, Lowell, (978) 654-4678,
Cry it Out,
Molly Smith Metzler; dir: Amanda Charlton. Thru May 19.

• New Repertory Theatre, Watertown, (617) 923-8487,
Becoming Dr. Ruth,
Mark St. Germain. Thru May 19.

SpeakEasy Stage Company, Boston, (617) 933-8600,
School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play,
Jocelyn Bioh; dir: Summer L. Williams. May 3-25.
The View UpStairs, book, music, lyrics: Max Vernon; dir: Paul Daigneault. May 31-Jun 22.


Detroit Public Theatre, (313) 576-5111,
The Beauty of Queen Leenane,
Martin McDonagh; dir: Andrew Borba. May 2-26.

• Detroit Repertory Theatre, (313) 868-1347,
Joe Musso; dir: Barbara Busby. Thru May 19.
Williston, Adam Seidel. May 30-Jun 30.

• Flint Repertory Theatre, (810) 237-7333,
Songs About Stuff: The Music of Wally Pleasant,
Michael Lluberes; music and lyrics: Wally Pleasant; dir: Michael Lluberes. May 31-Jun 9.

Meadow Brook Theatre, Rochester, (248) 377-3300,
The Marvelous Wonderettes,
Roger Bean; dir: Travis Walter. Thru May 19.
The It Girl, Paul McKibbins, BT McNicholl, Michael Small; dir: Travis Walter. May 29-Jun 23.

• Thunder Bay Theatre, Inc., Alpena,
Into the Woods,
Jun 19-Jul 7.

Williamston Theatre, (517) 655-7469,
New Releases,
Joseph Zettelmaier; dir: Paige Conway. May 9-Jun 9.
Popcorn Falls, James Hindman; dir: Dave Davies. Jun 20-Jul 28.


Children’s Theatre Company, Minneapolis, (612) 874-0400,
Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical,
book: Dennis Kelly; music and lyrics: Tim Minchin; dir: Peter C. Brosius. Thru Jun 23.

• Commonweal Theatre Company, Lanesboro, (800) 657-7025,
Holmes and Watson,
Jeffrey Hatcher; dir: Peter Moore. Thru Jul 6.
Boeing Boeing, Marc Camoletti; dir: Craig Johnson. May 10-Aug 31.

• DalekoArts, New Prague, (952) 314-9072,
Peter and the Starcatcher,
Rick Elice; music: Wayne Barker. May 3-19.

Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis, (612) 377-2224,
Cyrano de Bergerac,
adapt: Joseph Haj from Edmond Rostand. Thru May 5.
Metamorphoses, Mary Zimmerman. Thru May 19.
Guys and Dolls, book: Abe Burrows, Jo Swerling; lyrics: Frank Loesser. Jun 22-Aug 25.

History Theatre, St Paul, (651) 292-4323,
Dirty Business,
book: Laurie Flanigan Hegge; music: Robert Elhai; dir: Ron Peluso. May 4-26.

Jungle Theater, Minneapolis, (612) 822-7063,
Small Mouth Sounds,
Bess Wohl; dir: Lauren Keating. May 18-Jun 16.

Minnesota Jewish Theatre Company, St Paul, (651) 647-4315,
Sheldon Wolf; dir: Robert Dorfman. Thru May 19.

Mixed Blood Theatre Co, Minneapolis, (612) 338-6131,
Ken LaZebnik; dir: Jack Reuler. May 1-31.

Theater Mu, St. Paul, (651) 789-1012,
Brothers Paranormal,
Prince Gomolvilas; dir: Randy Reyes. Thru May 24.

Park Square Theatre, St Paul, (651) 291-7005,
Marjorie Prime,
Jordan Harrison; dir: Elena Giannetti. Thru May 19.
Heaven, Joe Chvala (also dir); music: Chan Poling. May 31-Jun 23.
Jefferson Township Sparkling Junior Talent Pageant,
book, music, lyrics: Keith Hovis; dir: Laura Leffler. Jun 14-Jul 28.

Penumbra Theatre Company, St Paul, (651) 224-3180,
The Brothers Paranormal,
Prince Gomolvilas; dir: Randy Reyes. Thru May 26. Co-production with Theatre Mu, MN
Let’s Talk: Finding Refuge – Intercultural Creative Collaboration, dir: Sarah Bellamy. May 13.

Stages Theatre Company, Hopkins, (952) 979-1111,
The Most Magnificent Thing,
Cristina Pippa; music and lyrics: Michael Gruber; dir: Melanie Salmon-Peterson. Thru May 12.
Hidden Heroes The Black Women of NASA, Shá Cage; dir: Signe Harriday. Thru May 19.
Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka, adapt: Leslie Bricusse, Timothy Allen McDonald; book: Anthony Newley; dir: Nikki Swoboda. Jun 28-Aug 4.

Theater Latté Da, Minneapolis,
Hedwig and the Angry Inch,
John Cameron Mitchell; music and lyrics: Stephen Trask; dir: Annie Enneking, Peter Rothstein. Thru May 5.
To Let Go and Fall, Harrison David Rivers; music: Michelle Kinney, Jacqueline Ultan; dir: Peter Rothstein. May 29-Jun 30.


• New Stage Theatre, Jackson, (601) 948-3531,
Lynn Nottage. Thru May 5.
Bright Star, book and music: Steve Martin; book and lyrics: Edie Brickell. May 28-Jun 9.


The Coterie Theatre, Kansas City, (816) 474-6552,
Beat Bugs: A Musical Adventure,
adapt: David Abbinanti, Sean Cercone. Thru May 19.
Elephant and Piggie’s ‘We are in a Play!’, book and lyrics: Mo Willems; music: Deborah Wicks La Puma. Jun 11-Aug 4.

• Insight Theatre Company, St Louis, (314) 534-1111,
The Revolutionists,
Lauren Gunderson; dir: Jenni Ryan. Jun 27-Jul 15.

Kansas City Repertory Theatre, (816) 235-2700,
Frida…A Self-Portrait,
Vanessa Severo; dir: Joanie Schultz. Thru May 19.
Unreliable, Dipika Guha; dir: Marissa Wolf. Thru May 19.

Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre, Kansas City, (816) 569-3226,
City of Angels,
book: Larry Gelbart; lyrics: David Zippel; music: Cy Coleman; dir: Karen Paisley. Jun 20-30.

• New Line Theatre, St Louis, (314) 534-1111,
Be More Chill,
book: Joe Tracz; music and lyrics: Joe Iconis; dir: Mike Dowdy-Windsor, Scott Miller. May 30-Jun 22.

Ozark Actors Theatre, Rolla,
Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins, book: Julian Fellowes; music: Richard M Sherman, Robert B Sherman. Jun 13-30.

Shakespeare Festival St Louis, ,
Love’s Labors Lost,
Shakespeare; dir: Tom Ridgely. May 29-Jun 23.

St Louis Black Repertory Co, University City, (314) 534-3810,
Nina Simone: Four Women,
Christina Ham; dir: Ron Himes. Thru Jun 2.

• Unicorn Theatre, Kansas City, (816) 531-7529,
Logan Black; dir: Cynthia Levin. Thru May 19.
The Revolutionists, Lauren Gunderson; dir: Missy Koonce. Jun 5-30.

Upstream Theater, St Louis, (314) 863-4999,
Salt, Root and Roe,
Tim Price. Thru May 12.


Montana Repertory Theatre, Missoula,
Room Service,
Emily Feldman, Idris Goodwin, Claire Kiechel, Sam Myers, Mara Nelson-Greenberg. Apr 16-21.


The BLUEBARN Theatre, Omaha, (402) 345-1576,
The Woodsman,
James Ortiz; lyrics: Jen Loring; music: Edward W. Hardy. May 16-Jun 16.

Omaha Theater Company, Omaha, (402) 345-4849,
Dragons Love Tacos,
adapt: Erin Nolan. Thru May 12.
Young Playwrights Festival – A Rose Teens ‘N’ Theater Production, May 2-5.
Roald Dahl’s Matilda, book: Dennis Kelly; music and lyrics: Tim Minchin. Jun 7-23.


Bruka Theatre, Reno, (775) 323-3221,
The Crucible,
Arthur Miller; dir: Holly Natwora. Thru May 18.
Victor/Victoria, Blake Edwards; book: Henry Manchini; lyrics: Leslie Bricusse, Frank Wildhorn; dir: Bill Ware. Jun 21-Jul 27.

New Jersey

• Cape May Stage, (609) 770-8311,
Simon Stephens; dir: Roy Steinberg. May 22-Jun 21.
Sylvia, A.R. Gurney; dir: Roy Steinberg. Jun 26-Aug 2.

• McCarter Theatre Center, Princeton, (609) 258-2787, 
Skylight, David Hare; dir: Emily Mann. May 3-Jun 2.

New Jersey Repertory Company, Long Branch, (732) 229-3166,
May 1-26.
Voyager One, Jared Michael Delaney; dir: Evan Bergman. Jun 20-Jul 21.

Two River Theater, Red Bank, (732) 345-1400,
The Belle of Amherst,
William Luce; dir: Robert Rechnitz. Thru May 5.
Oo-Bla-Dee, Regina Taylor; music: Diedre L. Murray; dir: Ruben Santiago-Hudson. Jun 8-30.

New York

The 52nd Street Project, NYC,
Teen Ensemble Full Production,
Jun 21-22.

Atlantic Theater Company, NYC, (212) 279-4200,
The Secret Life of Bees,
book: Lynn Nottage; lyrics: Susan Birkenhead; music: Duncan Sheik; dir: Sam Gold. Thru Jun 23.
Nomad Motel, Carla Ching. May 22 -Jun 23.

Bridge Street Theatre, Catskill, (518) 943-3818,
The Letters,
David Zellnik; dir: John Sowle. Thru May 5.
River of Dreams, book, music, lyrics: Frank Cuthbert; dir: Jay Lesenger. May 10-12.
The Moors, Jen Silverman; dir: Tracy Liz Miller. May 30-Jun 9.

Chautauqua Theater Company,
An Octoroon,
Branden Jacobs-Jenkins. Thru Jul 8.
The Christians, Lucas Hnath. Jun 28-Jul 14.

• Geva Theatre Center, Rochester, (585) 232-4382,
Revival: The Resurrection of Son House,
book and music: Keith Glover (also dir), Son House, Billy Thompson. May 1-Jun 2.

The Harold Clurman Laboratory Theater Company, NYC, (212) 689-0087,
First Breath New Play Reading Series,
Jun 1-19.

Irish Classical Theatre Co, Buffalo, (716) 853-4282,
Shakespeare; dir: Kate LoConti. Thru May 19.
Entertaining Mr. Sloane, Joe Orton; dir: Greg Natale. Jun 7-30.

Irondale Ensemble Project, Brooklyn, (718) 488-9233,
To Protect, Serve and Understand,
dir: Michael-David Gordon, Terry Greiss, Sam Metzger, Rivka Rivera. Thru Jun 1.
Brecht in Exile Part One: GALILEO, Bertolt Brecht; dir: Jim Niesen. Thru May 18.
Conventin, Danny Rocco. Jun 12-Jul 2.

Kitchen Theatre Company, Ithaca, (607) 272-0403,
2.5 Minute Ride,
Lisa Kron; dir: Zoë Golub-Sass. Thru May 5.
Tribes, Nina Raine; dir: M. Bevin O’Gara. Jun 2-23.

Mabou Mines, NYC,
Imaginging the Imaginary Invalid,
adapt: Clove Galilee, Valeria Vasilevski. Thru Feb 7, 2026. Co-production with La Mama ETC, NY
The Viscksburg Project, Eve Beglarian, Karen Kandel; music: Eve Beglarian. May 27 -Jun 9.
Mabou Mines RAP, Jun 17-23.

Manhattan Theatre Club, NYC, (212) 239-6200,
James Graham; dir: Rupert Goold. Thru Jun 9.
Continuity, Bess Wohl; dir: Rachel Chavkin. May 7-Jun 9.
Long Lost, Donald Margulies; dir: Daniel Sullivan. May 14-Jun 30.

Ma-Yi Theater Company, NYC,
Fruiting Bodies,
Samantha Chanse. Thru May 19.

• Metropolitan Playhouse, NYC, (212) 995-8410,
Big White Fog,
Theodore Ward; dir: Alex Roe. Thru May 12.
Alphabet City Perseverance, adapt: Alex Roe; dir: Alex Roe. Jun 6-23.

MusicalFare Theatre, Amherst, (716) 839-8540,
Late in the Evening: The World According to Paul Simon,
Randall Kramer, Jon Lehrer, Michael Walline (also dir), Zak Ward; music and lyrics: Paul Simon; dir: Michael Walline. Thru May 26.
Fun Home, book and lyrics: Lisa Kron; music: Jeanine Tesori; dir: Susan Drozd. May 9-19.

The New Group, NYC, (212) 279-4200,
Yea, Sister!,
Jesse Eisenberg; dir: Scott Elliott. Thru Jun 9.

New Light Theater Project, NYC,
The Great Novel,
Amina Henry; dir: Sarah Norris. Jun 7-29.

New York Theatre Workshop, NYC, (212) 460-5475,
Sanctuary City,
Martyna Majok. Thru May 26.
(untitled), Anna Deavere Smith. Jun 26-Aug 4.

Pan Asian Repertory Theatre, NYC,
The Brothers Paranormal,
Prince Gomolvilas; dir: Jeff Liu. Thru May 19.
NuWORKS 2019, Jun 24-30.

Playwrights Horizons, NYC, (212) 279-4200,
The Pain of My Belligerence,
Halley Feiffer; dir: Trip Cullman. Thru May 12.
A Strange Loop, book, music, lyrics: Michael R. Jackson; dir: Stephen Brackett. May 24 -Jul 7.

The Public Theater, NYC, (212) 967-7555,
Tim Blake Nelson; dir: Doug Hughes. Thru May 19.

Red Bull Theater, NYC, (212) 352-3101,
adapt: Erica Schmidt (also dir) from Shakespeare. May 7-Jun 2.

Road Less Traveled Productions, Buffalo, (716) 629-3069,
The Undeniable Sound of Right Now,
Laura Eason; dir: David Oliver. Thru May 19.

Syracuse Stage, Syracuse, (315) 443-3275,
The Humans,
Stephen Karam; dir: Mark Cuddy. Thru May 12. Co-production with Geva Theatre Center, NY

Theater Breaking Through Barriers, NYC, (212) 279-4200,
Public Servant,
Bekah Brunstetter; dir: Geordie Broadwater. May 25-Jun 30.

• Working Theater, NYC,
Dropping Gumballs on Luke Wilson,
Rob Ackerman; dir: Theresa Rebeck. Jun 11-Jul 7.

North Carolina

• Actor’s Theatre of Charlotte, (704) 342-2251,
Fun Home,
book and lyrics: Lisa Kron; music: Jeanine Tesori; dir: Chip Decker. Jun 6-29.

Burning Coal Theatre Co, Raleigh, (919) 834-4001,
Wait til You See This! Burning Coal’s Second Stage Series,
Jun 13-30.

• Cape Fear Regional Theatre, Fayetteville, (910) 323-4233,
book and lyrics: Joe DiPietro; music and lyrics: David Bryan; dir: Suzanne Agins. May 9-26.

Children’s Theatre of Charlotte, (704) 973-2828,
Pete the Cat,
Thru May 5.
A Sick Day for Amos McGee, May 29-Jun 9.

• Triad Stage, Greensboro, (336) 272-0160,
Man of La Mancha,
book: Dale Wasserman; lyrics: Joe Darion; music: Mitch Leigh; dir: Preston Lane. Thru May 19.

“A Flea In Her Ear,” adapted by David Ives from Georges Feydeau, at Cincinatti Shakespeare Company through June 2. Pictured: Sara Clark, Kelly Mengelkoch, and Justin McCombs. (Photo by Mikki Schaffner Photography)

Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, (513) 421-3888,
You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown,
book, music, lyrics: Clark Gesner; dir: Bill Fennelly. Thru May 18.
Tiny Houses, Chelsea Marcantel; dir: Laura Kepley. May 4-Jun 2. Co-production with Cleveland Play House, OH

Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, (513) 381-2273,
On tour: A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Shakespeare; dir: Caitlin McWethy. Thru May 26.
On tour: Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare; dir: Jeremy Dubin. Thru May 26.
On tour: Julius Caesar, Shakespeare; dir: Sara Clark. Thru May 26.
On tour: Macbeth, Shakespeare; dir: Darnell Pierre Benjamin. Thru May 26.
Macbeth, Shakespeare; dir: Miranda McGee. Thru May 4.
A Flea in Her Ear, David Ives; dir: Jeremy Dubin. May 15-Jun 2.

Cleveland Play House, (216) 241-6000,
Native Gardens,
Karen Zacarías; dir: Robert Barry Fleming. Thru May 19.

• Cleveland Public Theatre, (216) 631-2727,
Station Hope 2019,
May 4.
DanceWorks 2019, May 16 -Jun 15.
Central Concern, Pandora Robertson (also dir). May 18-Jun 8.

Dobama Theatre, Cleveland Heights, (216) 932-3396,
Melissa Gibson; dir: Nathan Motta. Thru May 26.

• Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati, (513) 421-3555,
Skeleton Crew,
Dominique Morisseau. Thru May 11.
The Wolves, Sarah DeLappe. Jun 1-29.

Know Theatre of Cincinnati, (513) 300-5669,
Steve Yockey; dir: Andrew Hungerford. Thru May 11.


Shaw Festival, Niagara-on-the-Lake, (180) 051-1742,
The Horse and His Boy,
Anna Chatterton; dir: Christine Brubaker. Thru Jul 21.
Rope, Patrick Hamilton; dir: Jani Lauzon. Thru Oct 12.
Brigadoon, book: Brian Hill, Alan Jay Lerner; music: Frederick Loewe; dir: Glynis Leyshon. May 5-Oct 13.
Getting Married, Bernard Shaw; dir: Tania Jacobs. May 10-Oct 13.
The Glass Menagerie, Tennessee Williams; dir: Laszlo Berczes. May 22-Oct 12.
The Russian Play, Hannah Moscovitch; dir: Diana Donnelly. Jun 8-Oct 12.
The Ladykillers, Graham Linehan; music: Paul Sportelli; dir: Tim Carroll. Jun 11-Oct 12.
Sex, Mae West; dir: Peter Hinton. Jun 21-Oct 13.


• Artists Repertory Theatre, Portland, (503) 241-1278,
The Revolutionists,
Lauren Gunderson; dir: Lava Alapai. Thru May 26.

Bag&Baggage Productions, Hillsboro, (503) 345-9590,
Jeremy Bloom; dir: Cassie Greer. May 2-19.

Broadway Rose Theatre Company, Tigard, (503) 620-5262,
Into The Woods,
book: James Lapine; music and lyrics: Stephen Sondheim; dir: Jessica Wallenfels. May 30-Jun 30.

CoHo Productions, Portland, (503) 220-2646,
Jesus Hopped the ‘A’ Train,
Stephen Adley Guirgis; dir: Jamie Rea. Thru May 11.

• Corrib Theatre, Portland,
How to Keep an Alien,
Sonya Kelly; dir: Gemma Whelan. Thru May 5.

Oregon Contemporary Theatre, Eugene, (541) 465-1506,
Good People,
David Lindsay-Abaire; dir: John Schmor. May 15-Jun 2.

Milagro, Portland, (503) 236-7253,
Wolf at the Door,
Marisela Treviño Orta; dir: Rebecca Martinez. May 2-25.

Oregon Children’s Theatre, Portland, (503) 228-9571,
Jason and the Argonauts,
Robert Forrest; music: Daniel Padden; dir: Marcella Crowson. Thru May 19.
Diary of a Worm, a Spider & a Fly, book: Doreen Cronin; music and lyrics: Joan Cushing; dir: Francisco Garcia. May 4-Jun 2.

Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Ashland, (800) 219-8161,
As You Like It,
Shakespeare; dir: Rosa Joshi. Thru Oct 27.
Hairspray, book: Thomas Meehan, Mark O’Donnell; lyrics: Marc Shaiman, Scott Wittman; dir: Christopher Liam Moore. Thru Oct 27.
Mother Road, Octavio Solis; dir: Bill Rauch. Thru Oct 26.
Cambodian Rock Band, Lauren Yee; dir: Chay Yew. Thru Oct 27.
Between Two Knees, 1491s; dir: Eric Ting. Thru Oct 27.
Macbeth, Shakespeare; dir: Jose Luis Valenzuela. May 28-Oct 11.
Alice in Wonderland, Florida Friebus, Eva La Gallienne; dir: Sara Bruner. May 29-Oct 12.
All’s Well That Ends Well, Shakespeare; dir: Tracy Young. May 30-Oct 13.

• Portland Center Stage, (503) 445-3700,
Crossing Mnisose,
Mary Kathryn Nagle; dir: Molly Smith. Thru May 5.
The Breath of Life, David Hare. May 4-Jun 16.
Native Gardens, Karen Zacarías. May 18-Jun 16.
Crazy Enough, Storm Large; dir: Daniel Stern. Jun 25-30.

Profile Theatre, Portland, (503) 242-0080,
Lisa Kron; dir: Josh Hecht. May 9-Jun 15.
Let Me Down Easy, Anna Deavere Smith; dir: Josh Hecht. May 16-Jun 16.

• Shaking the Tree Theatre, Portland, (503) 235-0635,
Escaped Alone,
Caryl Churchill; dir: Samantha Van Der Merwe. May 2-Jun 1.

• Staged! Musical Theatre, Portland,
In Trousers,
book, music, lyrics: William Finn; dir: Paul Angelo. Thru May 25.

Third Rail Repertory Theatre, Portland, (503) 235-1101,
Arlington [a love story],
Enda Walsh; dir: Isaac Lamb. May 31-Jun 22.


1812 Productions, Philadelphia, (215) 592-9560,
The God Project,
Jennifer Childs, Sean Close; dir: David Bradley. Thru May 19.
An 1812 Comedy Conversation, May 13-14.

Act II Playhouse, Ambler, (215) 654-0200,
Café Puttanesca,
book: Terrence J. Nolan; book, music, lyrics: Michael Ogborn. May 14-Jun 9.

Arden Theatre Co, Philadelphia, (215) 922-1122,
Children’s Show TBA,
Thru Jun 9.
Indecent, Paula Vogel; dir: Rebecca Wright. May 23-Jun 23.

Azuka Theatre, Philadelphia, (215) 563-1100,
Boycott Esther,
Emily Acker; dir: Maura Krause. May 1-19.

• Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble, (570) 784-8181,
Every Brilliant Thing,
Jonny Donahoe, Duncan MacMillan; dir: Eric Wunsch. Thru May 19.

• Bristol Riverside Theatre, (215) 785-0100,
The Christians,
Lucas Hnath; dir: Matt Pfeiffer. Thru May 19.

City Theatre Company, Pittsburgh, (412) 431-2489,
The Burdens,
Matt Schatz; dir: Marc Masterson. Thru May 12.
We Are Among Us, Stephen Belber; dir: Adrienne Campbell-Holt. May 11-Jun 2.

Gamut Theatre Group, Harrisburg, (717) 238-4111,
Puss in Boots,
adapt: Melissa Nicholson  May 1-18.
Much Ado About Nothing, Shakespeare; dir: David Ramon Zayas. May 31-Jun 15.

InterAct Theatre Company, Philadelphia, (215) 568-8079,
The Great Leap,
Lauren Yee; dir: Seth Rozin. May 31-Jun 23.

Lantern Theater Company, Philadelphia, (215) 829-0395,
Minors: A New Musical,
book and lyrics: Kittson O’Neill; music and lyrics: Robert Kaplowitz; dir: Matthew Decker. May 23-Jun 30.

Montgomery Theater, Souderton, (215) 723-9984,
Say Goodnight Gracie,
Ruppert Holmes; dir: Tom Quinn. Jun 6-30.

• Off the Wall Productions, Carnegie, (724) 973-3576,
World Builders,
Johnna Adams; dir: Linda Haston. May 3-18.

• Open Stage of Harrisburg, (717) 232-6736,
The Kids You Read About in Textbooks,
Thru May 5.
Ragtime, book: Terrence McNally; lyrics: Lynn Ahrens; music: Stephen Flaherty. May 25-Jun 16.

• People’s Light, Malvern, (610) 644-3500,
For Peter Pan on her 70th Birthday,
Sarah Ruhl; dir: Abigail Adams. Thru May 12.
Endgame, Samuel Beckett; dir: Neal Huff. May 15-Jun 9.
Mud Row, Dominique Morisseau; dir: Steve H. Broadnax III. Jun 26-Jul 28.

• Pittsburgh Public Theater, (412) 316-1600,
Paula Vogel; dir: Risa Brainin. Thru May 19.
Marjorie Prime, Jordan Harrison; dir: Marya Sea Kaminski. May 30-Jun 30.

Prime Stage Theatre, Pittsburgh, (412) 208-8868,
Twelfth Night,
Shakespeare; dir: Andy Kirtland. May 3-15.

Quantum Theatre, Pittsburgh, (412) 362-1713,
King Lear,
adapt: James Kincaid, Julian Markels from Shakespeare; dir: Risher Reddick. May 10-Jun 2.

Quintessence Theatre Group, Philadelphia, (215) 987-4450,
One Man, Two Guvnors,
Richard Bean. Jun 5-30.

• Theatre Exile, Philadelphia, (215) 218402,
Among the Dead,
Hansol Jung; dir: Deborah Block. May 2-26.

Theatre Horizon, Norristown, (610) 283-2230,
An Evening with Rachel Camp,
May 9-12.
Untitled Project #213, Dan Kazemi, Steve Pacek, Jenn Rose. May 31-Jun 2.

• Touchstone Theatre, Bethlehem, (610) 867-1689,
Young Playwrights’ Festival + Gala,
May 18.
Fresh Voices, Jun 7-8.

The Wilma Theater, Philadelphia, (215) 546-7824,
Dionysus Was Such A Nice Man,
Kate Tarker; dir: Dominique Serrand. Thru May 12.

“Marisol” by José Rivera, at Trinity Rep in Providence, R.I., through June 16. Pictured: Angela Brazil, Jackie Davis, and Ashley Frith. (Photo by Mark Turek)

Rhode Island

Gamm Theatre, Warwick, (401) 723-4266,
True West,
Sam Shepard; dir: Judith Swift. Thru May 5.

• Trinity Repertory Co, Providence, (401) 351-4242,
Little Shop of Horrors,
book and lyrics: Howard Ashman; music: Alan Menken; dir: Tyler Dobrowsky. Thru May 12.
Marisol, Jose Rivera; dir: Brian Mertes. May 16-Jun 16.

The Wilbury Theatre Group, Providence, (401) 400-7100,
How I Learned to Drive,
Paula Vogel; dir: Wendy Overly. Thru Sep 30.
Fun Home, book: Lisa Kron; music: Jeanne Tesori; dir: Josh Short. May 23-Jun 16.

South Carolina

• Arts Center of Coastal Carolina, Hilton Head, (888) 860-2787,
A Chorus Line,
book: Nicholas Dante, James Kirkwood, Jr.; lyrics: Edward Kleband; music: Marvin Hamlisch; dir: Casey Colgan. May 1-Jun 2.
Legally Blonde: The Musical, book: Heather Hach; music and lyrics: Nell Benjamin, Laurence O’Keefe; dir: Todd Underwood. Jun 26-Aug 4.

Centre Stage, Greenville, (864) 233-6733,
Noises Off,
Michael Frayn. May 9-25.
Driving Miss Daisy, Alfred Uhry. Jun 13-30.
Good People, David Lindsay-Abaire. Jun 18-26.

Lean Ensemble Theater, Hilton Head Island, (843) 715-6676,
Barefoot in the Park,
Neil Simon; dir: Blake White. Thru May 5.

• PURE Theatre, Charleston, (843) 723-4444,
Thru May 11.

Trustus Theatre, Columbia, (803) 254-9732,
Lynn Nottage; dir: Erin Wilson. May 17-Jun 1.
Heathers: The Musical,
book, music, lyrics: Kevin Murphy, Laurence O’Keefe. Jun 21-Jul 20.

The Village Repertory Co, Charleston,
Joe DiPietro; dir: Keely Enright. Thru May 18.

The Warehouse Theatre, Greenville, (864) 235-6948,
Cry It Out,
Molly Smith Metzler; dir: Rebekah Suellau. Thru May 12.
Pride and Prejudice, Kate Hamill; dir: Jay Briggs. Jun 7-30.


Clarence Brown Theatre Co, Knoxville, (865) 974-5161,
The Madwoman of Chaillot,
Jean Giraudoux; dir: Paul Barnes. Thru May 12.

Nashville Repertory Theatre, (615) 782-4040,
Ingram New Works Festival,
May 8-18.

Tennessee Women’s Theater Project, Nashville, (615) 681-7220,
Every Brilliant Thing,
Jonny Donahoe, Duncan Macmillan; dir: Maryanna Clarke. May 3-19.


4th Wall Theatre Co, Houston,
Collected Stories,
Donald Margulies; dir: Philip Lehl. May 16-Jun 8.

A. D. Players, Houston,
The God Committee,
Mark St. Germain; dir: Alice Gatling. May 17-Jun 2.
West Side Story, book: Arthur Laurents; lyrics: Stephen Sondheim; music: Leonard Bernstein; dir: Emily Tello Speck. Jun 28-Jul 28.

Alley Theatre, Houston, (713) 220-5700,
Crimes of the Heart,
Beth Henley; dir: Theresa Rebeck. Thru May 5.
Constellations, Nick Payne; dir: Leslie Swackhamer. May 3-Jun 2.
The Three Musketeers, Ken Ludwig; book: Alexandre Dumas; dir: Mark Shanahan. May 31-Jun 30.

• Austin Playhouse,
The Book of Will,
Lauren Gunderson; dir: Lara Toner Haddock. Thru May 5.
Summer and Bird, Katherine Catmull. Thru May 11.

Bishop Arts Theatre Center, Dallas, (214) 948-0716,
The Real James Bond Was Dominican,
Christopher Rivas. May 17-19.

The Catastrophic Theatre, Houston, (713) 521-4533,
Brian Jucha. Thru May 5.
TBA, Jun 28-Aug 4.

• Circle Theatre, Fort Worth, (817) 877-3040,
Office Hour,
Julia Cho. Thru May 11.
Sweeney Todd, Hugh Wheeler; music: Stephen Sondheim. Jun 6-Jul 13.

• Dallas Children’s Theater, (214) 740-0051,
The Island of the Skog,
Linda Daugherty. May 3-25.
Diary of a Worm, A Spider & A Fly, Joan Cushing. Jun 14 -Jul 7.

Dallas Theater Center, (214) 252-3927,
Real Women Have Curves,
Josefina López; dir: Christie Vela. Thru May 19.
Penny Candy, Jonathan Norton; dir: Derrick Sanders. Jun 5-Jul 14.

• The Ensemble Theatre Houston, Houston, (713) 807-4300,
Dominique Morisseau; dir: Rachel Hemphill Dickson. May 4-Jun 2.
Josephine Tonight, book: Sherman Yellen; music: Wally Harper; dir: Patdro Harris. Jun 22-Jul 28.

Hyde Park Theatre, Austin, (512) 479-7529,
Uncle Vanya,
Annie Baker; dir: Ken Webster. Jun 27-Jul 27.

Kitchen Dog Theater, Dallas, (214) 953-1055,
Wolf at the Door,
Marisela Treviño Orta; dir: Christopher Carlos. Thru May 5.
Reykjavík, Steve Yockey; dir: Kara-Lynn Vaeni. Jun 6-30.
New Works Festival 2019, Jun 8-29.

Main Street Theater, Houston, (713) 524-6706,
Schoolhouse Rock Live!,
adapt: Theatre BAM; book: Scott Ferguson, Kyle Hall, George Keating; music and lyrics: Lynn Ahrens, Bob Dorough, Dave Frishberg, Kathy Mandry, George Newall, Tom Yohe; dir: Daria Allen. Thru May 24.
Goosebumps the Musical: Phantom of the Auditorium, book and lyrics: John Maclay; music: Danny Abosch. Thru May 11.
You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, book: Michael Mayer; music and lyrics: Clark Gesner (also book), Andrew Lippa; dir: Jimmy Phillips. Jun 15-Jul 28.

Second Thought Theatre, Dallas, (866) 811-4111,
Drunk Enough to Say I Love You? and Here We Go,
Caryl Churchill; dir: Alex Organ. Jun 5-29.

• Stage West Theatre, Fort Worth, (817) 784-9378,
Holmes and Watson,
Jeffrey Hatcher. May 30-Jun 30.

Stages Repertory Theatre, Houston, (713) 527-0123,
Murder for Two,
book and lyrics: Kellen Blair; music and lyrics: Joe Kinosian. Thru Jun 16.
Sex with Strangers, Laura Eason. May 22-Jun 9.

Theatre Three, Dallas, (214) 871-3300,
Matt Coleman, Matt Lyle; dir: Jeffrey Schmidt. Thru May 19.
The Armor Plays: Cinched & Strapped, Selina Fillinger; dir: Leslie Swackhammer. Jun 6-30.

Undermain Theatre, Dallas, (214) 747-5515,
Whither Goest Thou America: A Festival of New American Play Readings,
Thru May 2.
so go the ghosts of méxico, part three, Matthew Paul Olmos; dir: Katherine Owens. Thru May 5.

The VORTEX, Austin, (512) 478-5282,
Memoirs and Amours,
May 2-4.
(Un)Documents, Jesus I. Valles; dir: Rudy Ramirez. May 9-18.
Chickens in the Yard, Paul Kruse; dir: Alice Stanley. May 24-Jun 1.
Phantom Cornucopia, music: Chad Salvata. Jun 1.
black girl love: an adaptation project, adapt: Alaina Monts. Jun 7-22.

WaterTower Theatre, Addison, (972) 450-6232,
Everything is Wonderful,
Chelsea Marcantel; dir: Kelsey Leigh Ervi. Thru May 12.
The Ballad of Little Jo, book: John Dias; book and music: Mike Reid; book and lyrics: Sarah Schlesinger; dir: Joanie Schultz. Jun 7-30.
Unveiled: A One Woman Play, Rohina Malik. Jun 12-30.

ZACH Theatre, Austin, (512) 476-0541,
Wake Up, Brother Bear!,
dir: Carolyn Dellinger. Thru May 26.
Matilda the Musical, book: Dennis Kelly; music and lyrics: Tim Minchin; dir: Nat Miller, Abe Reybold. Thru May 12.
The Ballad of Klook and Vinette, book: Ché Walker; music and lyrics: Anoushka Lucas, Omar Lyefook; dir: Dave Steakley. Thru May 26.
Immortal Longings, Terrence McNally; dir: Peter Rothstein. Jun 12-Jul 14.


Salt Lake Acting Company, Salt Lake City, (801) 363-7522,
Silent Dancer,
Kathleen Cahill; dir: Cynthia Fleming. Thru May 12.
Saturday’s Voyeur 2019, Allen Nevins; lyrics: Nancy Borgenicht; dir: Cynthia Fleming. Jun 26-Sep 1.


Northern Stage, White River Junction, (802) 296-7000,
book: Enda Walsh; music and lyrics: Glen Hansard, Markéta Irglová. Thru May 19.

• Saint Michael’s Playhouse, Colchester, (802) 654-2281,
book: John-Michael Tebelak; music and lyrics: Stephen Schwartz; dir: Chris Blisset. Jun 18-29.

Vermont Stage, Burlington, (802) 863-5966,
The Legend of Georgia McBride,
Matthew Lopez; dir: Gregory Ramos. Thru May 5.
The Bake Off, Jun 11-16.


• 1st Stage, Tysons,
The Member of the Wedding,
Carson McCullers; dir: Cara Gabriel. May 9-Jun 2.

American Shakespeare Center, (540) 851-1733,
The Comedy of Errors,
Shakespeare; dir: Desdemona Chiang. Thru Jun 9.
The Winter’s Tale, Shakespeare; dir: Kevin Rich. Thru Jun 8.
Antigone, Sophocles; dir: Doreen Bechtol. Thru Jun 7.

Cadence Theatre Company, Richmond,
Banden Jacobs-Jenkins; dir: Anna Senechal Johnson. May 9-Jun 2. Co-production with Virginia Repertory Theatre, VA

Kennedy Center – Theater for Young Audiences, Arlington, (202) 467-4600,
Byhalia, Mississippi,
Jun 11-30.

• Virginia Repertory Theatre, Richmond, (804) 282-2620,
Atlantis: A New Musical,
book: Ken Cerniglia, Scott Morris; book, music, lyrics: Matthew Lee Robinson. Thru May 5.
Gloria, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins. May 11-Jun 2. Co-production with Cadence Theatre, VA
The Wiz, book: William F. Brown; music and lyrics: Charlie Smalls. Jun 21-Jul 28.

Virginia Stage Company, Norfolk, (757) 627-1234,
Roald Dahl’s Matilda the Musical,
book: Dennis Kelly; lyrics: Tim Minchin. May 22-Jun 2.

• WSC Avant Bard, Arlington, (703) 418-4808,
A Misanthrope,
adapt: Matthew Minnicino. May 30-Jun 30.


The 5th Avenue Theatre, Seattle, (206) 625-1900,
book and lyrics: Greg Kotis; music and lyrics: Mark Hollman; dir: Bill Berry. Thru Jun 9. Co-production with ACT – A Contemporary Theatre, WA
West Side Story, book: Arthur Laurents; lyrics: Stephen Sondheim; music: Leonard Bernstein; dir: Bill Berry. May 31-Jun 23.

• ACT – A Contemporary Theatre, Seattle, (206) 292-7676,
Mark Hollmann, Greg Kotis; dir: Bill Berry. Thru May 26. Co-production with The 5th Avenue Theatre, WA
Pass Over, Antoinette Nwandu; dir: Nataki Garrett. May 31-Jun 23.

ARTSWEST, Seattle, (206) 938-0339,
Office Hour,
Julia Cho. May 2-26.
The Last World Octopus Wrestling Champion, book, music, lyrics: Justin Huertas. Jun 20-Jul 28.

• Harlequin Productions, Olympia, (360) 786-0151,
A Doll’s House,
Henrik Ibsen; dir: Aaron Lamb. May 2-25.
Man of La Mancha, Dale Wasserman; lyrics: Joe Darion; music: Mitch Leigh; dir: Aaron Lamb. Jun 20-Jul 20.

Seattle Children’s Theatre, (206) 441-3322,
Barry Kornhauser; dir: Rita Giomi. Thru May 5.
The Diary of Anne Frank, adapt: Wendy Kesselman from Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett; dir: Janet Allen. Thru May 19. Co-production with Indiana Repertory Theatre, IN

Seattle Repertory Theatre, (206) 443-2222,
Nina Simone: Four Women,
Christina Ham; dir: Valerie Curtis-Newton. Thru Jun 2.
Tiny Beautiful Things, adapt: Nia Vardalos. May 17-Jun 23.

Taproot Theatre Company, Seattle, (206) 781-9707,
Kim’s Convenience,
Ins Choi. May 15-Jun 22.

West Virginia

Greenbrier Valley Theatre, Lewisburg, (304) 645-3838,
‘night, Mother, Marsha Norman; dir: KB Saine. Thru May 4.
Ken Ludwig’s A Comedy of Tenors
, Ken Ludwig; dir: Cathey Sawyer. May 17-June 1.
Into the Woods, book: James Lapine; music: Jonathan Tunick; lyrics: Stephen Sondheim; music dir: Kermit Medsker; dir: Courtney Susman.


• Forward Theater Company, Madison, (608) 258-4141,
“Two Steps Forward” – Monologue Festival,
Jun 20-22.

• Milwaukee Repertory Theater, (414) 224-9490,
Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash,
adapt: Jason Edwards, Richard Maltby, Jr., William Meade; dir: Dan Kazemi. Thru May 26.
Two Trains Running, August Wilson; dir: Timothy Douglas. Thru May 12.

Peninsula Players Theatre, Fish Creek, (920) 868-3287,
A Trick of the Light,
Peter Moore. Jun 18-Jul 7.

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