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Southern Florida by John Lariviere


2015-2016 Theatre Season in Southern Florida

Actors Playhouse | Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts | African American Performing Arts Community Theatre | Alliance Theatre Lab | Andrews Living Arts Studio | Arts Garage | Broward Center for the Performing Arts | Broward Stage Door Theatre | Coral Springs Center for the Arts | The Delray Beach Playhouse | Empire Stage | Entr'acte Theatrix | Evening Star Productions | Gablestage | Island City Stage | Kravis Center for the Performing Arts | Lake Worth Playhouse | M Ensemble Company | Mad Cat Theatre Company | Main Street Players | Maltz Jupiter Theatre | Marquee Theatre Company | Miami Acting Company | Miami Theater Center | Naked Stage | New Theatre | OutrÉ Theatre Company | Palm Beach Dramaworks | Pembroke Pines Theatre of the Performing Arts | Red Barn Theatre | Showtime Performing Arts Theatre | Slow Burn Theatre Company | Theatre XP | Thinking Cap Productions | The Vanguard | Waterfront Playhouse | West Boca Theatre Company | The Wick Theatre | Zoetic |

Actors Playhouse
280 Miracle Mile, Coral Gables FL 33134 305-444-9293

The Book Club Play
By Karen Zacarias
May 13, 2015 - June 7, 2015

Unnecessary Farce
By Paul Slade Smith
July 15, 2015 - August 9, 2015

The Toxic Avenger
Music & lyrics by David Bryan
Book & lyrics by Joe DiPietro
October 14, 2015 - November 8, 2015

The Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge
By Mark Brown
December 2, 2015 - December 27, 2015

West Side Story
Music by Leonard Bernstein, Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by Arthur Laurents
January 27, 2016 - February 21, 2016

The Tin Woman
By Sean Grennan
May 11, 2016 - June 5, 2016

Buyer & Cellar
By Jonathan Tolins
July 13, 2016 - August 7, 2016

Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts
1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL 33132 305-949-6722

Kinky Boots
Music and Lyrics by Cyndi Lauper
Book by Harvey Fierstein
December 8, 2015 - December 13, 2015

The Sound of Music
Music by Richard Rodger and Lyrics Oscar Hammerstein II
Book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse
December 29, 2015 - January 3, 2016

Motown The Musical
Book by Berry Gordy
February 2, 2016 - February 7, 2016

The Phantom of the Opera
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Lyrics by Webber and Charles Hart
Book by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Richard Stilgoe
February 24, 2016 - March 6, 2016

Hammer Trinity
(The Iron Stag King, The Crownless King and The Excelsior King)
By Nathan Allen
April 2, 2016 - May 8, 2016

Cabaret
Music by John Kander and Lyrics by Fred Ebb
Book by Joe Masteroff
April 12, 2016 - April 17, 2016

African American Performing Arts Community Theatre
African Heritage Cultural Arts Center in the Wendell Narcisse Performing Arts Theater, 6161 NW 22 nd Ave. Miami FL 305-763-2360

Hustle
By Keith C. Wade
September 11, 2015 - September 12, 2015

Alliance Theatre Lab
Main Street Playhouse, 6766 Main Street, Miami Lakes, FL 33014 305-558-3737

TBA

Andrews Living Arts Studio
23 NW 5th St., Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301 954-530-1879

No Fear of Flying
May 7, 2015 - May 24, 2015

Little Shop of Horrors
Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics and Book by Howard Ashman
July 2, 2015 - July 26, 2015

Arts Garage
180 NE 1st St., Delray Beach, FL

Maltese Falcon
June 17, 2015 - June 18, 2015 Radio Theatre Series

The Birds
July 22, 2015 - July 23, 2015 Radio Theatre Series

African Queen
August 19, 2015 - August 20, 2015 Radio Theatre Series

Double Indemnity
September 16, 2015 - September 17, 2015 Radio Theatre Series

Sex with Strangers
By Laura Eason
October 30, 2015 - November 15, 2015

Reborning
by Zayd Dohrn
January 29, 2015 - February 14, 2016

The Devil's Music: The Life and Blues of Bessie Smith
by Angelo Parra and Joe Brancato
March 4, 2016 - March 20, 2016

Smoke
by Kim Davies
April 1, 2016 - April 17, 2016

Broward Center for the Performing Arts
201 SW Fifth Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33312

Anything Goes
Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter
Book by Guy Bolton and P. G. Wodehouse
May 5, 2015 - May 17, 2015

Once
Book by Enda Walsh
Music and lyrics by Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová
October 6, 2015 - October 18, 2015

Disney's Newsies
Music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Jack Feldman
Book by Harvey Fierstein
November 17, 2015 - November 29, 2015

Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical
Music by Mel Marvin and Albert Hague, Lyrics by Timothy Mason and Dr. Seuss
Book by Timothy Mason
December 15, 2015 - December 27, 2015

Kinky Boots
Music and lyrics by Cindi Lauper
Book by Harvey Fierstein
March 1, 2016 - March 13, 2016

Dirty Dancing- The Classic Story On Stage
By Eleanor Bergstein
April 12, 2016 - April 24, 2016

Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
By Douglas McGrath
May 10, 2016 - May 22, 2016

Disney's Beauty and the Beast
Music by Alan Menken, book by Linda Woolverton
Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice
June 15, 2016 - June 19, 2016

Broward Stage Door Theatre
8036 W. Sample Road, Coral Springs FL 33065 954-344-7765

A Chorus Line
Music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban
Book by James Kirkwood, Jr. and Nicholas Dante
April 8, 2015 - May 17, 2015

Bell, Book, and Candle
By John van Druten
May 15, 2015 - June 21, 2015

Sisters of Swing - The Life of the Andrews Sisters
By Beth Gilleland and Bob Beverage
June 5, 2015 - July 12, 2015

Waist Watchers the Musical
By Alan Jacobson
July 10, 2015 - September 6, 2015

The Fantasticks
Music by Harvey Schmidt
Lyrics and Book by Tom Jones
September 4, 2015 - October 11, 2015

Promises, Promises
Music by Burt Bacharach, Lyrics by Hal David
Book by Neil Simon
September 25, 2015 - November 1, 2015

Dial "M" for Murder
By Frederick Knott
October 30, 2015 - December 6, 2015

Gypsy
Music by Jule Styne, Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by Arthur Laurents
November 20, 2015 - January 3, 2016

Pompadour
Musical Revue
December 26, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Carnival
Music and Lyrics by Bob Merrill
Book by Michael Stewart
January 22, 2016 - February 28, 2016

What's New Pussycat?
Musical Revue
February 19, 2016 - March 27, 2016

Evita
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Lyrics by Tim Rice
March 18, 2016 - April 14, 2016

Same Time, Next Year
By Bernard Slade
April 15, 2016 - May 22, 2016

Putting It Together
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by Julia McKenzie and Stephen Sondheim
May 13, 2016 - June 19, 2016

The Soul of Motor City
Musical Revue
June 10, 2016 - July 17, 2016

Present Laughter
By Noel Coward
July 8, 2016 - August 14, 2016

Coral Springs Center for the Arts
2855 Coral Springs Drive, Coral Springs, FL 33065

TBA

The Delray Beach Playhouse
950 NW 9th Street, Delray Beach 561-272-1281

Barefoot in the Park
By Neil Simon
May 23, 2015 - June 7, 2015

Empire Stage
1140 N Flagler Drive, Ft Lauderdale 954678-1496

Reflection of Evil: Die Sister Twin, Die!
By Stacey Bean
July 10, 2015 - August 2, 2015

Entr'acte Theatrix

Into The Woods
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by James Lapine
June 18, 2015 - June 28, 2015

Young Frankenstein
Music and Lyrics by Mel Brooks Book by Thomas Meehan October 22, 2015 - November 1, 2015

Evening Star Productions
3333 North Federal Highway, Boca Raton, FL 33431 561-447-8829

The Last Five Years
by Jason Robert Brown
July 17, 2015 - August 2, 2015

Bug
By Tracy Letts August 12, 2015 - August 29, 2015
In conjunction with Infinite Abyss

35mm: A Musical Exhibition
Music and Lyrics by Ryan Scott Oliver
Based on photographs by Matthew Murphy
October 8, 2015 - October 25, 2015

Oleanna
by David Mamet
January 14, 2016 - January 31, 2016

Murdered to Death
by Peter Gordon
April 14, 2016 - May 1, 2016

Gablestage
1220 Anastasia Avenue Coral Gables FL 33134

Casa Valentina
By Harvey Fierstein
May 30, 2015 - June 28, 2015

I'll Eat You Last (A Chat with Sue Mengers)
By John Logan
August 1, 2015 - August 30, 2015

The Night Alive
By Connor McPherson
October 3, 2015 - November 1, 2015

Island City Stage
2304 Dixie Highway, Wilton Manors, FL 954-678-1496

The Little Dog Laughed
by Douglas Carter Beane
April 16, 2015 - May 17, 2015

Daniel's Husband
Michael McKeever
May 28, 2015 - June 28, 2015

Shorts Gone Wild 3
Short Play Festival
August 6, 2015 - September 6, 2015

Angry Fags
By Topher PayneOctober 2015

Daniel's Husband
By Michael McKeever
November 28, 2015 - December 20, 2015

Who Killed Joan Crawford?
By Michael LeedsJanuary 2016

The Submission
By Jeff TalbottApril 2016

Feeding the Bear
By Michael AmanJune 2016

Kravis Center for the Performing Arts
701 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach, FL 33401

42nd Street
Book by Michael Stewart and Mark Bramble
Music by Harry Warren and lyrics by Al Dubin
January 5, 2016 - January 10, 2016

Motown The Musical
Book by Berry Gordy
February 9, 2016 - February 14, 2016

Matilda The Musical
Book by Dennis Kelly
Music and lyrics by Tim Minchin
March 1, 2016 - March 6, 2016

Bullets Over Broadway
Book by Woody Allen
March 22, 2016 - March 27, 2016

The Bridges of Madison County The Musical
Book by Marsha Norman
Music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown
April 26, 2016 - May 1, 2016

Lake Worth Playhouse
713 Lake Avenue, Lake Worth, FL 33460 561-586-6410

Tommy
Book by Pete Townshend and Des McAnuff
Music and Lyrics by Pete Townshend
July 9, 2015 - June 26, 2015

Meet Me in St. Louis
Music by Hugh Martin & Ralph Blane
Book by Hugh Wheeler
October 8, 2015 - October 25, 2015

Circle Mirror Transformation
By Annie Baker
October 22, 2015 - November 1, 2015
Black Box Series

I Hate Hamlet
By Paul Rudnick
November 19, 2015 - December 6, 2015

High Society
Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter
Book by Arthur Kopit
January 14, 2016 - January 31, 2016

Reckless
By Craig Lucas
January 21, 2016 - January 31, 2016
Black Box Series

Inherit the Wind
By Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee
February 25, 2016 - March 13, 2016

The Pajama Game
Book by George Abbott and Richard Bissell
Music and Lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross
April 7, 2016 - April 24, 2016

A Kid Like Jake
By Daniel Pearle
April 21, 2016 - May 1, 2016
Black Box Series

M Ensemble Company
12320 W. Dixie Highway, North Miami FL 33168 305-895-8955

TBA

Mad Cat Theatre Company
9816 NE 2nd Avenue, Miami Shores, FL

Lazy Fair
By Theo Reyna
August 20, 2015 - September 6, 2015

Mad Cat Live!
December 2015

Gerald Ford Superfreak
By Jessica Farr, Theo Reyna and Paul Tei
May 2016

Main Street Players
6766 Main St., Miami Lakes, FL 33014

Reefer Madness The Musical
Book and Lyrics by Kevin Murphy
Music by Dan Studney
July 24, 2015 - August 9, 2015

The Pot
By Glenn Hutchinson
September 25, 2015 - October 18, 2015

Maltz Jupiter Theatre
1001 E. Indiantown Rd., Jupiter FL 33020 561-575-2223

The Mousetrap
By Agatha Christie
October 25, 2015 - November 8, 2015

Billy Elliot The Musical
Music is by Elton John
Book and lyrics by Lee Hall
December 1, 2015 - December 20, 2015

The Will Rogers Follies
Music by Cy Coleman, Book by Peter Stone
Lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green
January 12, 2016 - January 31, 2016

Frost/Nixon
By Peter Morgan
February 7, 2016 - February 21, 2016

Kiss Me, Kate
Music and Lyrics by Cole Porter
Book by Samuel and Bella Spewack
March 8, 2016 - March 27, 2016

Marquee Theatre Company
West Boca Performing Arts Center (on the campus of West Boca High School)

Aida
Music by Elton John, Lyrics by Tim Rice
Book by Linda Woolverton, Robert Falls, and David Henry Hwang
September 25, 2015 - October 4, 2015

Songs for a New World
Music and Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown
December 11, 2015 - December 20, 2015

Jekyll & Hyde
Music by Frank Wildhorn, Book by Leslie Bricusse
Lyrics by Steve Cuden, Frank Wildhorn and Leslie Bricusse
January 29, 2016 - February 7, 2016

Footloose
Music by Tom Snow, Lyrics by Dean Pitchford
Book by Walter Bobbie and Dean Pitchford
April 29, 2016 - May 8, 2016

Miami Acting Company
Pinecrest Gardens' Banyan Bowl, located at 11000 Red Road, Pinecrest, FL 33156 786-573-5300

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
By Tennessee Williams
March 19, 2015 - March 22, 2015

Miami Theater Center
9806 NE 2nd Ave., Miami Shores, FL 33738 305-751-9550

TBA

Naked Stage
Pelican Theatre of Barry University, 11300 NE 2nd Avenue, Miami, FL 33161 866-811-4111

TBA

New Theatre
4120 Laguna Street, Coral Gables FL 33146 305-443-5909

Clybourne Park
By Bruce Norris
May 29, 2015 - June 21, 2015

Leveling Up
By Deborah Zoe Laufer
May 29, 2015 - June 21, 2015

OutrÉ Theatre Company
Mizner Park's Cultural Arts Studio Theatre

Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson
Music and lyrics by Michael Friedman
Book by Alex Timbers
May 1, 2015 - May 17, 2015

Bed and Sofa
By Polly Pen and Laurence Klavan
August 28, 2015 - September 13, 2015

Thrill Me
Book, music, and lyrics by Stephen Dolginoff
December 11, 2015 - December 13, 2015

Medea
By Euripides
March 11, 2016 - March 27, 2016

Goblin Market
By Christina Rossetti
April 8, 2016 - April 10, 2016

Rooms: a rock romance
Music and Lyrics by Paul Scott Goodman
Book by Paul Scott Goodman & Miriam Gordon
June 10, 2016 - June 26, 2016

Palm Beach Dramaworks
201 Clematis Street, West Palm Beach, FL 33401 561-514-4042

Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill
By Lanie Robertson
May 15, 2015 - June 14, 2015

A Little Night Music
Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by Hugh Wheeler
July 10, 2015 - July 19, 2015

110 in the Shade
Music by Harvey Schmidt, lyrics by Tom Jones
Book by N. Richard Nash
August 14, 2015 - August 23, 2015

Picnic
By William Inge
October 9, 2015 - November 8, 2015

The History Boys
By Alan Bennett
December 4, 2015 - January 3, 2016

Long Days' Journey Into Night
By Eugene O'Neill
January 29, 2016 - February 28, 2016

Outside Mullingar
By John Patrick Shanley
March 25, 2016 - April 24, 2016

Satchmo at the Waldorf
By Terry Teachout
May 13, 2016 - June 12, 2016

Pembroke Pines Theatre of the Performing Arts
17195 Sheridan St., Pembroke Pines, FL 954-437-4884

Mary Poppins
Music and lyrics by the Sherman Brothers
Book by Julian Fellowes
July 17, 2015 - August 9, 2015

Red Barn Theatre
319 Duval St., Key West, FL 305-296-9911

Venus in Fur
By David Ives
April 29, 2015 - May 23, 2015

Showtime Performing Arts Theatre
503 SE Mizner Blvd., Boca Raton FL 561-394-2626

Oh, What A Night
Tribute to Jersey Boys
July 31, 2015 - August 9, 2015

Slow Burn Theatre Company
West Boca Performing Arts Theatre (on the campus of West Boca High School)

Little Shop of Horrors
Music by Alan Menken
Lyrics and Book by Howard Ashman
June 5, 2015 - June 28, 2015

Big Fish
Music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa
Book by John August
October 22, 2015 - November 8, 2015

Violet
Book by Brian Crawley
Music by Jeanine Tesori and Lyrics by Brian Crawley
February 21, 2016 - March 7, 2016

Spring Awakening
Music by Duncan Sheik
Book and lyrics by Steven Sater
March 17, 2016 - April 3, 2016

Heathers: The Musical
Music, lyrics, and a book by Laurence O'Keefe and Kevin Murphy
June 9, 2016 - June 26, 2016

Theatre XP
1408 Duncan St., Key West, FL 33040 302-540-6102

A Streetcar Named Desire
By Tennessee Williams
July 2, 2015 - July 19, 2015

Life and Death
By Bob Bowersox
July 6, 2015 - July 6, 2015

Key West Radio Theatre
July 22, 2015 - July 25, 2015

Thinking Cap Productions
1501 S. Andrews Ave., Ft. Lauderdale, FL 813-220-1546

Waiting for Waiting for Godot
By Dave Hanson
August 7, 2015 - September 13, 2015

A Map of Virtue
By Erin Courtney
September 24, 2015 - October 11, 2015

The Importance of Being Earnest
By Oscar Wilde
November 12, 2015 - December 6, 2015

The Vanguard
1501 S. Andrews Avenue, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33316 813-220-1546

The Book of Liz
By Amy & David Sedaris
June 11, 2015 - June 28, 2015

Waiting for Waiting for Godot
By Dave Hanson
August 27, 2015 - September 12, 2015

A Map of Virtue
By Erin Courtney
September 24, 2015 - October 11, 2015

The Importance of Being Earnest
By Oscar Wilde
November 12, 2015 - December 6, 2015

Waterfront Playhouse
312 Wall St, Key West, FL 33040 305-294-5015

Me and Jezebel
By Elizabeth Fuller
April 29, 2015 - May 16, 2015

West Boca Theatre Company
9801 Donna Klein Boulevard, Boca Raton , FL 33428 561- 852-5043

TBA

The Wick Theatre
7901 North Federal Highway, Boca Raton, Florida 561-995-2333

Dames at Sea
Music by Jim Wise
Lyrics & Book by George Haimsohn and Robin Miller
May 7, 2015 - May 24, 2015

George M! in Concert
Music by George M. Cohan, Lyrics by George and Mary Cohan
Book by Michael Stewart, John & Francine Pascal
July 2, 2015 - July 26, 2015

Peter Pan
Music by Jules Styne, Mark Charlap and Trude Rittman
Lyrics by Betty Comden, Adolph Green and Carolyn Lee
Book by Sir James M. Barrie
August 6, 2015 - August 23, 2015

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by Burt Shevelove and Larry Gelbart
October 1, 2015 - November 1, 2015

Hello, Dolly!
Lyrics and Music by Jerry Herman
Book by Michael Stewart
November 5, 2015 - December 6, 2015

Holiday Spectacular
Musical Revue
December 10, 2015 - December 25, 2015

South Pacific
Music by Richard Rodgers, Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Book by Hammerstein and Joshua Logan
January 7, 2016 - February 14, 2016

Curtains
Book by Rupert Holmes
Lyrics by Fred Ebb, and Music by John Kander
February 25, 2016 - March 27, 2016

I Love A Piano
Music and Lyrics by Irving Berlin
Conceived by Ray Roderick and Michael Berkeley
April 14, 2016 - May 16, 2016

Zoetic
7545 SW 54th Court, Miami, FL 33143 954-235-6208

Betrayal
By Harold Pinter
May 4, 2015 - May 31, 2015

Stripped
By Christopher Demos-Brown
November 5, 2015 - November 22, 2015

Rapture, Blister, Burn
By Gina Gionfriddo
January 14, 2016 - January 31, 2016

Passion
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Book by James Lapine
February 18, 2016 - March 13, 2016

Please note that dates may change unexpectedly - always check with the theater before making plans.


Updated 8/4/15. Changes/Corrections can be emailed to John Lariviere

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