Based on the Academy Award-winning film of 1967, Benjamin Braddock has just finished college and, back at his parents’ house, he’s trying to avoid the one question everyone keeps asking: What does he want to do with his life? An unexpected diversion crops up when he is seduced by Mrs. Robinson, a bored housewife and friend of his parents. But what begins as a fun tryst turns complicated when Benjamin falls for the one woman Mrs. Robinson demanded he stay away from: her daughter, Elaine.
Over 60 million people worldwide have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music that make Mamma Mia! the ultimate feel-good show. This sunny and funny tale follows the story of a young woman's search for her birth father on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter's quest to discover the identity of her father brings three men from her mother's past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. A large cast, non-stop laughs and explosive dance numbers, told through the storytelling magic of ABBA's timeless songs, propel this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship into one of the most unforgettable musicals of all time.
This world premiere production is penned by ASC’s very own Associate Artistic Director, Giancarlo Rodaz. All children, except one, grow up. The world premiere of Area Stage’s Peter x Wendy is an exciting and action packed new adaptation of J.M. Barrie’s timeless tale that stays true to the original book’s powerful and mischievous story. Peter x Wendy is a dark and modern fairytale about a cocky young boy who spends his never-ending childhood on the island of Neverland, and his adventure with the ordinary girl Wendy Darling and her brothers.
You are invited to laugh with the women in your life until you cry ... or pee. Experience this truly brilliant and uplifting female comedy that explores the woman's world with joy, heart and intelligent wit. This fast paced journey from girlhood to womanhood will reawaken the connections between you and your fellow gal pals. It's no secret that every woman deserves a laugh like this. Bring your mothers, daughters, sisters and girlfriends - we promise you'll leave laughing!
Join us for Part 2 of an entertaining musical depicting the contribution of Jewish composers to Broadway. Picking up where we left off last year, we'll feature new songs performed by four different vocalists along with the tidbits and anecdotes on the lives of renowned 20th century composers such as Gershwin, Berlin, Lerner & Loewe, Harnick, and Herman.