PRESENTING OUR 2022-2023 MAINSTAGE SEASON
November 4 - 20, 2022
This smash Off-Broadway hit takes you to the 1958 Springfield High School prom, where we meet Betty Jean, Cindy Lou, Missy, and Suzy: four girls with hopes and dreams as big as their crinoline skirts! As we learn about their lives and loves, the girls serenade us with classic ‘50s hits including “Lollipop,” “Dream Lover,” “Stupid Cupid,” and “Lipstick on Your Collar.” (Musical)
**NOTE: We are NOT presenting "Grey Gardens".
February 10 - 26, 2023
Fifteen-year-old Christopher has an extraordinary brain; he is exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor’s dog, he sets out to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery and a journey that will change his life forever. (Play) FOR MATURE AUDIENCES
April 21 - May 7, 2023
"Superior Donuts" follows the relationship between despondent Arthur Przybyszewski, a former 1960s radical who owns a rundown donut shop in Chicago's Uptown, and Franco, his energetic but troubled young African American assistant, who wants to update the establishment with lively music and healthy menu options. (Play) FOR MATURE AUDIENCES
June 9 - 25, 2023
Charles Schulz’s beloved comic comes to life in Clark Gesner’s classic musical, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown. The whole gang is here: bossy Lucy is hopelessly in love with piano prodigy Schroeder who doesn’t give her the time of day, perfectionist Sally is still mocking blanket-toting Linus, Snoopy is in the doghouse, and “blockhead,” himself, Charlie Brown, is in rare form. (Musical)
WINTER ACTING CAMP FOR STUDENTS 7 - 17
December 26 - 30, 2022
Partnering with NextGen Acting, Playhouse 22 is pleased to present a week-long acting camp during winter break.
In our Winter Acting Camp, students will have fun and make friends, while studying various disciplines of acting including —
Comedy & Improv
SPECIAL EVENTS THROUGHOUT THE SEASON
October 7 & 8, 2022
Our incredibly popular cabaret series returns for selection of operetta music and classic theater music. Set in our intimate Studio Theater.
Hosted by Khy Garner and Alissa Valiante.
December 9 - 18, 2022
25th ANNIVERSARY PRODUCTION
The classic Christmas tale of a miserable miser who learns to keep Christmas in his heart with the help of several ghostly visitations. A show for the whole family!
January 6 & 7, 2023
Start off 2023 with an evening of hot and risque songs as we present another Khy's Cabaret. Set in our intimate Studio Theater.
Hosted by Khy Garner.
March 4 & 5, 2023
Presenting the Great American Songbook, RISE UP CHORUS, a Middlesex County-based choir group, joins us to celebrate some of the best known songs in the American canon. Guaranteed event for the whole family to enjoy!