2015-16 MainStage Season

Starting in September 2015, seven great stories unfold on our MainStage over the course of the season: • SEPTEMBER Disney’s The Little Mermaid • OCTOBER Becky’s New Car • HOLIDAY Meet Me in St. Louis • JANUARY Laughter on the 23rd Floor • FEBRUARY Calendar Girls • APRIL Into the Woods • JUNE Singin’ in the Rain All seats are reserved in…

The Little Mermaid

SEPTEMBER 4 – 27, 2015 Ariel, a sixteen-year-old mermaid princess, is dissatisfied with life under the sea and curious about the human world. With her best fish friend Flounder, Ariel collects human artifacts and goes to the surface of the ocean to visit Scuttle the seagull, who offers very inaccurate and comical knowledge of human culture.…

Meet Me in St. Louis

NOVEMBER 27-DECEMBER 20, 2015 A rare treasure, a show that sparkles with optimism and good tunes, featuring the famous “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” “The Trolley Song,” and “Meet Me In St. Louis.” The magic begins at the site of what is to be the St. Louis World’s Fair of 1904, The Smith family…

Becky’s New Car

OCTOBER 16-NOVEMBER 1, 2015 Becky’s life isn’t exactly unhappy — but from her desk at a car dealership, she can’t help but wonder what else is out there. And then she finds out. When a wealthy suitor presumes she is a widow — and she doesn’t correct him — she finds herself leading a double life until it quickly…

Laughter on the 23rd Floor

JANUARY 8-24, 2016 Inspired by Neil Simon’s youthful experience as a staff writer on Sid Caesar’s “Your Show of Shows,” this show has all the attendant comic drama as the harried writing staff frantically scrambles to top each other with gags while competing for the attention of star madman “Max Prince.” Recommended for ages 16 and…

Calendar Girls

FEBRUARY 5-20, 2016 When Annie’s husband John dies of leukemia, she and best friend Chris resolve to raise money for the local hospital waiting room. They manage to persuade other members of their women’s group to pose nude with them for an “alternative” calendar. The news of the women’s charitable venture spreads like wildfire, and hordes…

Singin’ in the Rain

JUNE 10-26, 2016 This is a classic musical about Hollywood in the 20s when silent pictures were giving way to the “talkies.” It’s a light-hearted spoof of frantic Hollywood as the advent of sound changes all the movie making rules and Monumental Studios prepares its romantic epic, The Duelling Cavalier. It includes some of the…