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 AMT SHOW: SONGS OF THE SILVER SCREEN


An AMT Original Show

May 1 – Oct 5, 2018

Movie buffs of all ages will delight in this live musical journey through the most beloved cinematic hits from movies past and present. This all-new Original Show reminds us of how magical music can be, and how chart-topping movie hits have become the soundtracks to our lives.

Our dynamic singers, dancers, and musicians will introduce you to a trio of friends who can’t get enough of the stars and songs that fill the silver screen. Join in on their awe-inspiring journeys as they take in the sights and sounds of romance, adventure, drama, action, western, and fantasy flicks.

With memorable selections like “Somewhere Over the Rainbow,” “Jailhouse Rock,” “Exodus,” “Footloose,” and “The Wind Beneath My Wings,” this show is bursting with plenty of songs that will evoke profound emotions and fond memories from audience members.

“Let’s Go to the Movies” with Songs of the Silver Screen, a non-stop musical adventure filled with instantly recognizable hits from the greatest musical moments in cinematic history.

Coming Soon to American Music Theatre

THE 2018 CHRISTMAS SHOW: THE FIRST NOEL – Nov 1 – Dec 30, 2018
 

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


THE BELMONT THEATRE presents

South Pacific

Jun 15 – 24, 2018

 

 

 

 

Coming Soon to The Belmont Theatre

The Rat Pack – Aug 10 – 19, 2018

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

Oklahoma!

May 11 – 20, 2018

 

 

Coming Soon to Chambersburg Community Theatre

TBA

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


DREAMWRIGHTS YOUTH & FAMILY THEATRE presents

Into the Woods

June 14 – 24, 2018

 

 

 

 

Coming Soon to DreamWrights

Becky’s New Car – August 2 – 12, 2018
Disney’s The Little Mermaid – October 12 – 28, 2018
A Seussified Christmas Carol – December 7 – 23, 2018

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


DUTCH APPLE DINNER THEATRE presents

MAINSTAGE:

Grease

May 3 – Jun 17, 2018

Coming Soon to Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre – Mainstage

Wizard of Oz – Jun 21 – Aug 4, 2018
Swing – Aug 9 – Sept 15, 2018
Sister Act – Sept 20 – Nov 10, 2018
A Christmas Carol – Nov 15 – Dec 31, 2018

DUTCH APPLE’S CHILDREN’S THEATRE:
TBA 
Upcoming Children’s Theatre Productions:

Elephant & Piggie’s – May 15 – Jun 8, 2018
Seussical – Jul 6 – Aug 3, 2018
Cinderella – Nov 30 – Dec 31, 2018

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


EPHRATA PERFORMING ARTS CENTER presents

 

Fun Home

Apr 26 – May 12, 2018

Coming Soon to Ephrata Performing Arts Center

EPAC’s Got Talent – May 19, 2018
Hand to God – Jun 7 – 16, 2018
EPAC on the Edge Staged Readings – Jun 22, 2018
West Side Story – Jul 19 – Aug 4, 2018
EPAC on the Edge Staged Readings – Aug 10, 2018
Picnic – Sept 6 – 15, 2018
EPAC’s Young Artist’ Cabaret – Sept 21 & 22, 2018
Hedwig and the Angry Inch – Oct 18 – Nov 3, 2018
EPAC on the Edge Staged Readings – Nov 9, 2018
Disney’s Beauty & the Beast – Dec 6 – 22, 2018

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


FULTON THEATRE presents

Million Dollar Quartet

Apr 17 – May 20, 2018

 

 

 

Coming Soon to Fulton Theatre

Upcoming Main Stage productions:

The Hunchback of Notre Dame – June 5 – July 22, 2018

 

EAG Studio Series:

Red

May 8 – 27, 2018

Upcoming EAG Studio Series productions:

TBA

 

Family Theatre:

The Emperor’s New Clothes

Nov 25 – Dec 23, 2017

Upcoming Family Theatre productions:

Aladdin – June 16 – July 21, 2018

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit Fulton Theatre


GAMUT THEATRE GROUP presents

25th Annual Free Shakespeare in the Park: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Jun 1 – 16, 2018

 

 

 

Upcoming Productions:

TBA

For more info, visit Gamut Theatre Group website


GAMUT THEATRE GROUP / POPCORN HAT PLAYERS presents

Artsfest

May 26 – 28, 2018

Coming Soon to Popcorn Hat Players

Aesop’s Fables – Jun 6 – 16, 2018
Hansel and Gretel – Jul 12, 2018 – Aug 18, 2018

For more info, visit Popcorn Hat Players



GETTYSBURG COMMUNITY THEATRE
 presents


Gettysburg Community Theatre

Disney’s Beauty & the Beast

Apr 27 – May 13, 2018

Coming Soon to Gettysburg Community Theatre

Into the Woods – Jun 1 – 17, 2018
Children of the Battlefield – Jul 6 – 22, 2018
America the Beautiful – Jul 6 – 22, 2018
A Year with Frog & Toad – Aug 10 – 26, 2018
Annie – Sept 7 – 23, 2018
The Diary of Anne Frank – Oct 5 – 21, 2018
The Wizard of Oz – Nov 2 – 18, 2018
Home for the Holidays – Nov 23 – Dec 2, 2018

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


GRETNA THEATRE presents

Hank Williams: Lost Highway

June 21 – 24, 2018

Coming Soon to Gretna Theatre

Vanya, Sonia, Masha, and Spike – June 28 – July 1, 2018
She Loves Me – July 12 – 21, 2018
The 39 Steps – Aug 2 – 5, 2018
Private Lives – Aug 23 – 26, 2018

 

Gretna Theatre – Theatre for Young Audiences

Johnny Appleseed

July 1, 2018

Coming Soon to Gretna Theatre – Theatre for Young Audiences

Alexander, Who’s Not, Not, Not, Not, Not, Going to Move – July 15, 2018
Cinderella Confidential – July 22, 2018
Once, In the Time of Trolls – Aug 5, 2018
This Garbage Isn’t Garbage – Aug 23 & 26, 2018

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit Gretna Theatre


HANOVER LITTLE THEATRE presents

The Sensuous Senator

Jul 13 – 22, 2018

Coming Soon to Hanover Little Theatre

TBA

 

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


HARRISBURG CHRISTIAN PERFORMING ARTS CENTER presents

Madagascar Jr., A Musical Adventure

May 18 – 20, 2018

 

 

Coming Soon to HCPAC

We Will Rock You: School Edition – July 20-22, 2018
Tarzan (Based on the Disney Film) – September 14-16, 2018
Jekyll & Hyde – October 19-21, 2018
Shakespeare (Title TBA) – November 16-18, 2018
A Christmas Story – December 14-16, 2018
Lerner & Lowe’s Brigadoon – January 18-20, 2019
All Shook Up – February 15-17, 2019
Murder Mystery (Title TBA) – March 15-17, 2019
A Passion Play (Title TBA) – April 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

Once Upon a Mattress

July 19 – 29, 2018

Coming Soon to Hershey Area Playhouse

Inherit the Wind – Oct 4 – 14, 2018
A Christmas Story – Dec 6 – 16, 2018

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



JCC DRAMA DEPT presents

TBA

 

Coming Soon to Harrisburg JCC

TBA

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit JCC Events


KEYSTONE THEATRICS – THE PLAYHOUSE AT ALLENBERRY presents

Gypsy

May 11 – 26, 2018

 

Coming Soon to Keystone Theatrics – The Playhouse at Allenberry

ANYTHING GOES – June 22 – July 8, 2018
DISNEY’S THE LITTLE MERMAID – July 20 – Aug 5, 2018
THE MUSICAL COMEDY MURDERS OF 1940 – Sept 7 – 16, 2018
THE MAN WHO SAVED CHRISTMAS – Nov 23 – Dec 16, 2018
IT SHOULDA BEEN YOU – Feb 15 – Mar 3, 2019
THE ODD COUPLE (MALE & FEMALE VERSIONS) – April 5 -14, 2019
MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT – May 11 – 26, 2019

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


LEBANON COMMUNITY THEATRE presents

Jesus Christ Superstar

Apr 26 – May 6, 2018

 

 

Coming Soon to Lebanon Community Theatre

Annie Get Your Gun – Jul 11 – 22, 2018
The Lion King, Jr. – Aug 15 – 19, 2018
Arsenic and Old Lace – Sept 20 – 30, 2018
Little Shop of Horrors – Oct 31 – Nov 11, 2018
Charlotte’s Web – Dec 6 – 16, 2018

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


LITTLE THEATRE OF MECHANICSBURG presents

Shenandoah

May 4 – 20, 2018

 

 

Coming Soon to Little Theatre of Mechanicsburg

Original Play Workshop Weekend – June 22 – 24, 2018
Children’s Musical – TBA

 

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


OPEN STAGE OF HARRISBURG presents

Collective Rage: A Play in Five Betties

Apr 27 – May 6, 2018

 

 

 

 

Coming Soon to Open Stage of Harrisburg

Court Street Cabaret: Miscast Edition – May 11 & 12, 2018
OSHKids: Alice in Wonderland – May 17 – 29, 2018
Little Women – Jun 8 – 30, 2018
CARRIE: THE MUSICAL – Sept 29 – Oct 21, 2018
A CHRISTMAS CAROL – Dec 1 – 23, 2018
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

Curtains

Apr 20 – May 6, 2018

 

Coming Soon to Oyster Mill Playhouse

Death By Design – Jun 1 – 17, 2018
Flowers for Algernon & The Insanity of Mary Girard – Jul 6 – 22, 2018
I Hate Hamlet – Aug 17 – Sep 2, 2018
The Haunting of Hill House – Sep 21 – Oct 7, 2018
The Bridges of Madison County – Nov 2 – 18, 2018

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


PRiMA Theatre presents

Songs For A New World

May 4 – 18, 2018

 

 

Coming Soon to PRiMA Theatre

Minor Keys – Oct 12 – 27, 2018

 

 

For more info, visit PRiMA Theatre


Servant Stage Company presents

Jukebox Saturday Night!

May 2018

 

 

 

 

 

Coming Soon to Servant Stage Company

I’ll Fly Away – May & Aug 2018
Seussical Jr. – June 2018
Into The Woods Jr. – July 2018
Titanic The Musical – Sept 2018
A Christmas Carol – Nov & Dec 2018

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


SUSQUEHANNA STAGE COMPANY presents

The Fifth of July

Jun 1 – 10, 2018

 

 

 

Coming Soon to Susquehanna Stage Company

The Music Man – Jul 20 – Aug 5, 2018
Clybourne Park – Oct 5 – 14, 2018
1940’s Radio Hour – Nov 30 – Dec 16, 2018

 

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


THEATRE ARTS FOR EVERYONE presents

TBA

 

Coming Soon to Theatre Arts For Everyone

TBA

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit TAFE


THEATRE HARRISBURG presents

Hairspray

Apr 27 – May 13, 2018

Coming Soon to Theatre Harrisburg

Grave Doubts – Jun 15 -24, 2018

For more info or to purchase tickets, visit Theatre Harrisburg


TOTEM POLE PLAYHOUSE presents

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

May 25 – Jun 10, 2018

at The Majestic Theater

Coming Soon to Totem Pole Playhouse

Ain’t Misbehavin’ – Jun 15 – Jul 1, 2018
Murder for Two – Jul 6 – 22, 2018
Mamma Mia! – Jul 27 – Aug 19, 2018
The Queen of Bingo – Aug 21 – 26, 2018
A Christmas Carol 2018 – Dec 14 – 23, 2018

 

 

 

For more info, visit Totem Pole Playhouse


TWIN VALLEY PLAYERS presents

TBA

 

 

 

For more info, visit Twin Valley Players 


 

Check back often for updates!

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