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Getting ready for our next mainstage show, The Producers!

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Upcoming Shows


The Producers

May 11 – June 10

A hilarious cast, a killer book by Mel Brooks, every number – a show-stopper. The Producers kicks off our summer season in a big way with a Broadway musical take on the classic 1967 film. Two​ ​would-be​ ​Broadway​ ​producers​ ​discover​ ​how​ ​to​ ​strike​ ​it​ ​rich.​ ​All​ ​they​ ​have​ ​to​ ​do​ ​is produce​ ​a​ ​show​ ​that​ ​flops.​ ​When​ ​​Springtime​ ​for​ ​Hitler​​ ​turns​ ​out​ ​to​ ​be​ ​a​ ​smashing success,​ ​their​ ​lives​ ​are​ ​turned​ ​upside​ ​down.​

STF Presents: An Improvised Musical

May 15

Stranger Than Fiction is coming back to the stage with a fully improvised Musical! With improv, every show is new and no show is ever the same. They use your audience suggestions to make completely original scenes in real time. The results are unexpected and hilarious! No script, just the power of improvisation. So join us and see what the best improv troupe in NH can do!

Mad Haus: A Tribute To “The King”

May 23

A Performance Portmanteau As Conceptualized By The Mad Men Of Oopsy Daisy Inc! The multi-dimensional/time travel art, song and dance saga continues as Mad Haus brings together Cirque, Theatre, Vaudeville, Dance, Drag, Fashion, Shadow Work, Burlesque, Live Visual Arts, Technological Innovations, Performance Art and Puppetry, to create a fully immersive sight and sound smorgasbord!

The Who’s Tommy

June 29 – July 29

Based on the iconic 1969 rock concept album, The Who’s Tommy is an exhilarating story of hope, healing and the human spirit. The story of the pinball-playing, deaf, dumb and blind boy who triumphs over his adversities has inspired, amazed and puzzled audiences for more than 40 years. This five-time Tony Award-winning musical was translated to the stage by theatrical wizard, Des McAnuff, into a high-energy, one-of-a-kind theatrical event.

Runtime: TBD
Rated PG-13



From Broadway Classics to hot new works, see captivating, professional theatre on the Seacoast’s most acclaimed stage.

Portsmouth Academy of Performing Arts

The Seacoast’s premier performing arts education program, offering productions, camps, classes, and other programming for children, teens, and adults.

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