Performances

Upcoming Shows & Performances

Make sure to see these excellent theatre performances by area theatre companies! Also, we love to hear your comments about the shows – share on the Kids Theatre News Facebook or Twitter pages!

Parents: We include all offerings by the area theatre companies and some shows may not be appropriate for younger audiences – contact theatre companies for more info.

Wondering what the reviews are? Here are links to some of the area review sites:
Broadway World: Central PA
Lancaster Online
The Sentinel/Cumberlink

NOTE: Disappointingly, The Patriot News is no longer providing regular reviews for area theatre.

Are there other review sites we should include? Send your link to KTN@EMRStrategies.com

 

Make sure to scroll down, the shows & performances are listed by alphabetically by theatre

 

AMERICAN MUSIC THEATRE presents


THE 2018 CHRISTMAS SHOW: THE FIRST NOEL

Nov 1 – Dec 30, 2018

 

Coming Soon to American Music Theatre

OVATION: An AMT Pops Orchestra Experience – May 1 – Oct 4, 2019
The 2019 Christmas Show: JOY TO THE WORLD – Nov 1 – Dec 30, 2019
 

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit American Music Theatre


THE BELMONT THEATRE presents

LOVE, SEX, AND THE IRS

Jan 11 – 20, 2019

Coming Soon to The Belmont Theatre

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS – Feb 15 – 24, 2019
MOON OVER BUFFALO – Mar  29 –  Apr 7, 2019
MY FAIR LADY – June 14 – 24, 2019
THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY – Aug 9 – 18, 2019

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit The Belmont Theatre


CARLISLE THEATRE COMPANY presents

TBA

 

Coming Soon to Carlisle Theatre

TBA

For more info, visit Carlisle Theatre Company


CHAMBERSBURG COMMUNITY THEATRE presents

IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE

Dec 14 – 16, 2018

Coming Soon to Chambersburg Community Theatre

IT’S ONLY A PLAY – Mar 22 – 31, 2019
A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM – May 10 – 19, 2019

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit Chambersburg Community Theatre


DREAMWRIGHTS YOUTH & FAMILY THEATRE presents

 

 

A Seussified Christmas Carol

December 7 – 23, 2018

Coming Soon to DreamWrights

The Liar – Feb 1 – 8, 2019
James and the Giant Peach – Feb 15 – 24, 2019
Yours, Anne – Mar 13 – 17, 2019
Honk – Apr 5 – 14, 2019
The Spitfire Grill – May 9 – 12, 2019
RENT, School Edition – June 13 – 23, 2019
Tuesdays with Morrie – May 31 – June 2, 2019
The Two Gentlemen of Verona – Aug 9 – 18, 2019
A Little Princess – Oct 25 – Nov 3, 2019
Brilliant Traces – Oct 3 – 6, 2019
These Shining Lives – Nov 15 – 24, 2019
Prancer – Dec 13 – 22, 2019

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit DreamWrights Youth & Family Theatre


DUTCH APPLE DINNER THEATRE presents

MAINSTAGE:

A Christmas Carol

Nov 15 – Dec 31, 2018

Coming Soon to Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre – Mainstage

Stand By Your Man – Jan 10 – Feb 9, 2019
Lucky Stiff – Feb 14 – Mar 16, 2019
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – Mar 21 – May 4, 2019
Camelot – May 9 – Jun 22, 2019
Annie – Jun 27 – Aug 10, 2019
TBA – Aug 15 – Sept 21, 2019
The Will Rogers Follies – Sept 26 – Nov 9, 2019
Holiday Inn – Nov 14, 2019 – Jan 4, 2020

Children’s Theatre:

Cinderella

Nov 30 – Dec 31, 2018

Upcoming Children’s Theatre Productions:

Knuffle Bunny – Feb 26 – Mar 15, 2019
Mulan, Jr. – May 24 – Jun 21, 2019
Peace and Love Cupcakes – Jul 12 – Aug 9, 2019
Honk, Jr. – Oct 11 – Nov 8, 2019
The Snow Queen – Nov 29 – Dec 29, 2019

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre


EPHRATA PERFORMING ARTS CENTER presents

 

Disney’s Beauty & the Beast

Dec 6 – 22, 2018

Coming Soon to Ephrata Performing Arts Center

Mary Poppins Jr. – Feb 1 – 17, 2019
The Humans – Mar 14 – 23, 2019
Ragtime – Apr 25 – May 11, 2019
EPAC’S Got Talent – May 18, 2019
The (expletive) with the Hat – June 6 – 15, 2019
EPAC on the Edge – Jun 21 – 23, 2019
Pippin – Jul 18 – Aug 3, 2019
The Man Who Came To Dinner – Sept 5 – 14, 2019
Young Artists’ Cabaret – Sept 20 & 21, 2019
Evita – Oct 17 – Nov 2, 2019
My Fair Lady – Dec 5 – 21, 2019

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit Ephrata Performing Arts Center


FULTON THEATRE presents

42nd Street

Nov 13 – Dec 30, 2018

Upcoming Main Stage productions:

Chicago – Jan 22 – Feb 17, 2019
Once – Mar 19 – Apr 14, 2019
Sophisticated Ladies – Apr 30 – May 25, 2019
MAMMA MIA! – Jun 4 – Jul 21, 2019

 

EAG Studio Series:

The Glass Menagerie

Feb 12 – Mar 3, 2019

Upcoming EAG Studio Series productions:

I Am My Own Wife – Apr 2 – Apr 28, 2019
Next To Normal – May 14 – Jun 2, 2019

 

Family Theatre:

A Christmas Carol

Dec 1 – 29, 2018

Upcoming Family Theatre productions:

Pinocchio – Mar 30 – Apr 13, 2019
Princess and the Pea – May 11 – 25, 2019
Madagascar – Jun 15 – Jul 6, 2019

 

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit Fulton Theatre


GAMUT THEATRE GROUP presents

 

 

Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some)

Dec 7 – 23, 2018

Upcoming Productions:

All The King’s Men – Feb 16 – Mar 3, 2019
Voices of F.E.W. – Mar 8 – 10, 2019
William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar – Mar 15 – 17, 2019
William Shakespeare’s As You Like It – Apr 12 – 14, 2019
26th Annual Free Shakespeare in the Park, Much Ado About Nothing – May 31 – Jun 15, 2019

For more info, visit Gamut Theatre Group website


GAMUT THEATRE GROUP / POPCORN HAT PLAYERS presents

The Steadfast Tin Soldier

Nov 28 – Dec 15, 2018

Coming Soon to Popcorn Hat Players

The Steadfast Tin Soldier – Nov 28 – Dec 15, 2018
Tales from Ancient Greece – Jan 16 – 26, 2019
Frog Prince – Mar 13 – 30, 2019
Puss in Boots – May 1 – 18, 2019
Beauty & the Beast – Jul 10 – Aug 17, 2019

For more info, visit Popcorn Hat Players



GETTYSBURG COMMUNITY THEATRE
 presents


Gettysburg Community Theatre

Home for the Holidays

Nov 23 – Dec 2, 2018

Coming Soon to Gettysburg Community Theatre

TBA

For more info, show schedules or to purchase tickets, visit Gettysburg Community Theatre


GRETNA THEATRE presents

IRVING BERLIN’S I LOVE A PIANO

June 13 – 16, 2019

Coming Soon to Gretna Theatre

ROUNDING THIRD – June 27 – 30, 2019
OLIVER! – July 18 – 21, 2019
MURDER FOR TWO – August 1 – 4, 2019
USO SHOW TROUPE – August 22 – 25, 2019

 

Gretna Theatre – Theatre for Young Audiences

TBA

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit Gretna Theatre


HANOVER LITTLE THEATRE presents

The Mousetrap

Mar 29 – Apr 7, 2019

Coming Soon to Hanover Little Theatre

Church Basement Ladies – Jul 12 – 21, 2019

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit Hanover Little Theatre


HARRISBURG CHRISTIAN PERFORMING ARTS CENTER presents

A Christmas Story

Dec 14 – 16, 2018

Coming Soon to HCPAC

Lerner & Lowe’s Brigadoon – Jan 18 – 20, 2019
All Shook Up – Feb 15 – 17, 2019
Murder Mystery (Title TBA) – Mar 15 – 17, 2019
A Passion Play (Title TBA) – Apr 12 – 14, 2019
Xanadu Jr. – May 17 – 19, 2019

For more info, visit HCPAC website


HARRISBURG MIDTOWN ARTS CENTER/STAGE ON HERR presents

TBA

 

Coming Soon to HMAC

Stay Tuned

For more info, visit HMAC


HERSHEY AREA PLAYHOUSE presents

A Christmas Story

Dec 6 – 16, 2018

Coming Soon to Hershey Area Playhouse

Dearly Departed – Feb 7 – 17, 2019
The Glass Menagerie – Apr 4 – 14, 2019
Disney’s The Little Mermaid – Jul 18 – 28, 2019
The Mystery of Edwin Drood – Oct 3 – 13, 2019
The Homecoming – Dec 5 – 15, 2019

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit Hershey Area Playhouse



JCC DRAMA DEPT presents

Shrek Jr.

Apr 11 & 14, 2019

Coming Soon to Harrisburg JCC

TBA

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit JCC Events


KEYSTONE THEATRICS – THE PLAYHOUSE AT ALLENBERRY presents

THE MAN WHO SAVED CHRISTMAS

Nov 23 – Dec 16, 2018

Coming Soon to Keystone Theatrics at Allenberry

It Shoulda Been You – Feb 15 – Mar 3, 2019
The Emperor’s New Clothes – Mar 9 – 23, 2019
The Odd Couple (MALE & FEMALE VERSIONS) – April 5 -14, 2019
Monty Python’s Spamalot – May 11 – 26, 2019
A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder – June 21-July 7, 2019
Disney’s Mary Poppins – July 19-August 4, 2019
TBA Musical – September 13-29, 2019
An Act of God – October 18 – 20, 2019
Meredith Willson’s Miracle on 34th Street The Musical – November 29 – December 22, 2019
Ken Ludwig’s Leading Ladies – February 21 – March 1, 2020
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat – April 24 – May 10, 2020

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit Keystone Theatrics – The Playhouse at Allenberry


LEBANON COMMUNITY THEATRE presents

Charlotte’s Web

Dec 6 – 16, 2018

Coming Soon to Lebanon Community Theatre

Into the Woods – Jan 7 – 17, 2019
Noises Off – Mar 21 – 31, 2019
Mary Poppins Jr – May 8 – 12, 2019
Broadway at the Barn Fundraiser –  Jun 21 – 23, 2019
Beauty and the Beast – Jul 31 – Aug 11, 2019
And Then There Were None – Sept 12 – 22, 2019
Jekyll and Hyde – Oct 24 – Nov 3, 2019
Miracle on 34th Street – Dec 5 – 15, 2019

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit Lebanon Community Theatre


LITTLE THEATRE OF MECHANICSBURG presents

‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

Nov 30 – Dec 16, 2018

Coming Soon to Little Theatre of Mechanicsburg

Radium Girls – Jan 18 – Feb 3, 2019
Black Comedy – Mar 1 – 17, 2019
The Unexpected Guest – Apr 26 – May 12, 2019
Cannibal! The Musical – June 7 – 23, 2019

 

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit Little Theatre of Mechanicsburg


OPEN STAGE OF HARRISBURG presents

A CHRISTMAS CAROL

Dec 1 – 23, 2018

Coming Soon to Open Stage of Harrisburg

FOR COLORED GIRLS WHO HAVE CONSIDERED SUICIDE / WHEN THE RAINBOW IS ENUF – Jan 19 – 27, 2019
THE WOLVES – Feb 16 – Mar 3 **Possible Extension through March 9
THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK – March 12 – 16, 2019
THE KIDS YOU READ ABOUT IN TEXTBOOKS – Apr 7 – May 5, 2019
RAGTIME – May 25 – June 16, 2019

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit Open Stage of Harrisburg


OYSTER MILL PLAYHOUSE presents

Radio Plays

Dec 7 – 9, 2018

Coming Soon to Oyster Mill Playhouse

The Mousetrap – Jan 25 – Feb 10, 2019
Romance, Romance – Mar 8 – 24, 2019
The Last Night of Ballyhoo – Apr 26 – May 12, 2019
The Fox on the Fairway – May 31 – Jun 16, 2019
Brighton Beach Memoirs – Jul 12 – 28, 2019
Jeeves Takes a Bow – Aug 16 – Sept 1, 2019
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof – Sept 27 – Oct 13, 2019
Oliver! – Nov 8 – 24, 2019

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit Oyster Mill Playhouse


PRiMA Theatre presents

Piano Men

Dec 7 – 15, 2018

Coming Soon to PRiMA Theatre

HAMILTUNES: AN AMERICAN SING-ALONG – Friday, Jan 11, 2019
DISENCHANTED! – Feb 1 – 23, 2019
GODSPELL – Apr 5 – 20, 2019
7Os SMASH HITS – April 8, 14, and 18, 2019
JEKYLL & HYDE – Oct 4 – 26, 2019
SONDHEIM UNPLUGGED – Oct 17, 20, and 24, 2019
MOTOWN LEGENDS – Dec 6 – 21, 2019

For more info, visit PRiMA Theatre


Servant Stage Company presents

A Christmas Carol

Nov & Dec 2018

Coming Soon to Servant Stage Company

A Million Dreams: Songs of Inspiration – Jan – Mar 2019
Jump, Jive, and Jukebox – May 2019
My Fair Lady – May 31 – Jun 15, 2019
Oklahoma! JR. – June 29 – Jul 3, 2019
Once On This Island JR. – Jul 13 – 17, 2019
High School Musical JR. – Jul 27 – 31, 2019
Let Freedom Ring: Music of America – Jul – Sept 2019
The Music Man – Sept 2019
Joy To The World – Nov – Dec 2019

For more info, visit Servant Stage Company


SIGHT AND SOUND THEATRE (Lancaster, PA) presents

Jesus

Mar 10, 2018 – Jan 5, 2019

Coming soon to Sight & Sound

Noah – Mar 9 – Oct 15, 2019
Miracle of Christmas – Nov 9 – Dec 28, 2019

For more info, visit Sight and Sound Theatres


St. James Players presents

TBA

Coming Soon to St. James Players

TBA

For more info or to purchase tickets, email bonnieshank@comcast.net


SUSQUEHANNA STAGE COMPANY presents

1940’s Radio Hour

Nov 30 – Dec 16, 2018

Coming Soon to Susquehanna Stage Company

Plaza Suite – Feb 15 – 24, 2019
A Year with Frog and Toad – Mar 22 – 31, 2019
Company – May 10-19, 2019
Evita – July 19 – Aug 4, 2019
The Crucible – Oct 25 – Nov 3, 2019
A Children’s Christmas Carol – Dec 6 – 15, 2019

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit Susquehanna Stage Company


THEATRE ARTS FOR EVERYONE presents

The Night Before Christmas

Dec 7 – 10, 2018

Coming Soon to Theatre Arts For Everyone

TBA

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit TAFE


THEATRE HARRISBURG presents

Oh Joy, Oh Rapture!

Jan 18 – 27, 2019

Coming Soon to Theatre Harrisburg

Doubt – Mar 8 – 17, 2019
Avenue Q – Apr 26 – May 12, 2019
Sylvia – Jun 14 – 23, 2019

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit Theatre Harrisburg


TOTEM POLE PLAYHOUSE presents

A Christmas Carol 2018

Dec 14 – 23, 2018

Coming Soon to Totem Pole Playhouse

TBA

For more info, visit Totem Pole Playhouse


TWIN VALLEY PLAYERS presents

TBA

 

 

For more info, visit Twin Valley Players


VOCAL PRODUCTIONS STUDIOS presents

A Christmas Carol

1875 Junction Road, Manheim, PA
Friday, Dec. 14th 7pm
Saturday, Dec 15th 2pm and 7pm

 

For more info, visit Vocal Production Studios


 

Check back often for updates!

[Theatre Companies: Please contact us if you’d like your information included]