Upcoming Shows (2019 Shows):
Big the Musical – Sept 13-29 – Fri/Sat at 8 pm; Sun at 2 pm – ACT1 Theater Mainstage
Josh Baskin is sick of being an awkward kid. At a carnival, he makes a wish to the Zoltar machine to become “big.” To his shock, his wish is granted. After an understandably awkward beginning, Josh is forced to do “adult” things, like getting a job and a girlfriend. In the end, he discovers that there’s much more to being an adult than he bargained for and learns that we must all grow up at our own pace, in our own time. Follow the ticket link on our site. For all ages.
Remembrance Cabaret – Oct 4-5 – Fri/Sat at 8 pm – ACT1 Theater Mainstage
Inspired by a trip to New York City and the 9-11 Memorial, this musical cabaret celebrates the things we hold in our heart. All adult cast. For all ages.
Dickens Christmas Carol: A Traveling Travesty in Two Tumultuous Acts – Dec 6-22 – Fri/Sat at 8 pm; Sun at 2 pm – ACT1 Theater Mainstage
From the bonny shores of England comes the Styckes-Upon-Thump Repertory Theatre Company, a stuffy old travelling troupe embarking on their fifteenth annual farewell tour of the Dickens’ tale. Mayhem ensues as this professional company scrambles to keep its final show going but everything that could possibly go wrong does. For all ages.
Upcoming Shows (2020 Shows):
Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner? – Mar 2020 – Fri/Sat at 8 pm; Sun at 2 pm – ACT1 Theater Mainstage
A progressive white couple’s proud liberal sensibilities are put to the test when their daughter brings her black fiance home to meet them in this fresh stage adaptation of the iconic film. Blindsided by their daughter’s whirlwind romance and fearful for her future, Matt and Christina Drayton quickly come to realize the difference between supporting a mixed-race couple in your newspaper and welcoming one into your family–especially in 1967. But they’re surprised to find they aren’t the only ones with concerns about the match, and it’s not long before a multi-family clash of racial and generational difference sweeps across the Draytons’ idyllic San Francisco terrace.
Little Shop of Horrors – Jun 2020 – Fri/Sat at 8 pm; Sun at 2 pm – ACT1 Theater Mainstage
Seymour Krelborn is a meek and dejected assistant at a floral shop who happens upon a strange plant, which he affectionately names “Audrey II” after his crush at the shop. Little does he know that this strange and unusual plant will develop a soulful R&B voice, a potty mouth, and an unquenchable thirst for blood. As Audrey II grows bigger and meaner, the carnivorous plant promises limitless fame and fortune to Seymour, as long as he continues providing a fresh supply of blood. Just when it’s too late, Seymour discovers Audrey II’s extra-terrestrial origins and his true drive for world-domination.
Sister Act – Sept 2020 – Fri/Sat at 8 pm; Sun at 2 pm – ACT1 Theater Mainstage
When disco diva, Deloris Van Cartier, witnesses a crime, she is put in protective custody in the one place the cops are sure she won’t be a found: a convent! Disguised as a nun, she finds herself at odds with both the rigid lifestyle and uptight Mother Superior. Using her unique disco moves and singing talent to inspire the choir, Deloris breathes new life into the church and community but, in doing so, blows her cover. Soon, the gang is giving chase, only to find them up against Deloris and the power of her newly found sisterhood.
White Christmas – Dec 2020 – Fri/Sat at 8 pm; Sun at 2 pm – ACT1 Theater Mainstage
Based on the beloved, timeless film, this heartwarming musical adaptation features seventeen Irving Berlin songs. Veterans Bob Wallace and Phil Davis have a successful song-and-dance act after World War II. With romance in mind, the two follow a duo of beautiful singing sisters en route to their Christmas show at a Vermont lodge, which just happens to be owned by Bob and Phil’s former army commander. The dazzling score features well known standards including Blue Skies, I Love A Piano, How Deep Is the Ocean and the perennial favorite, White Christmas.