2018–2019 Season

The Graduate

September 6- September 23, 2018

Adapted by Terry Johnson, based on the novel by Charles Webb and the screenplay by Calder Willingham and Buck Henry Benjamin has excellent grades, very proud parents and, since he…

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September 29- September 30, 2018

In honor of our season opener, The Graduate and the extraordinary Simon & Garfunkel music the film made famous, we welcome NYC based concert artist, music director and composer Brad Simmons…

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Wait Until Dark

October 18-November 4, 2018

by Frederick Knott, adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher In this new adaption of the 1966 thriller, a sinister con man and two ex-convicts meet their match when they trace a valuable…

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November 15 & 16

by David Rintels John Burstein revives the role of Clarence Darrow for two performances only, as the widely acclaimed Darrow at our 51 Main Street location. Burstein portrays famous attorney Clarence…

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Elf the Musical

December 6-30, 2018

book by Thomas Meehan and Bob Martin, music by Matthew Sklar, lyrics by Chad Beguelin, based on the film by David Berenbaum Meet Buddy, who was raised at the North…

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The Santaland Diaries

December 13-30, 2018

by David Sedaris. A ONE MAN holiday adventure starring Dominick Varney as a disgruntled department store elf named Crumpet. At first the job is simply…humiliating, but once the thousands of…

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Last Dance

December 31,2018

Our New Year’s Eve Show! Free Fall into 2019 with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers as your soundtrack. In Last Dance, actor/musician Jeremy Sevelovitz (Ring of Fire) brings five musicians to…

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Honky Tonk Laundry

January 31-February 24, 2019

by Roger Bean, musical arrangements by Jon Newton Move over Thelma and Louise! When Lana Mae Hopkins, owner of the Wishy Washy Washateria, hires Katie Lane Murphy to help out, they…

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March 14-31, 2019

by David Lindsay-Abaire A sunny room on an upper floor is prime real estate in the Bristol Place Senior Living Facility, so when cantankerous Abby is forced to share her…

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Fun Home

April 25-May 12, 2019

music by Jeanine Tesori, book and lyrics by Lisa Kron, based on the graphic novel by Alison Bechdel When her father dies, Alison dives into her past to tell the story…

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Backstage Tours

October 27, 2018 - May 4, 2019

Join us for an exclusive behind the scenes look at the current show as well as the history of Penobscot Theatre Company`s home: the historic Bangor Opera House. This 45…

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