August 3 – 26
It’s the roller-skating musical adventure of your dreams! Skate on back to the 80’s and join Seacoast Repertory Theatre for the endless fun of Xanadu! Featuring monster chart-topping pop hits like “Evil Woman”, “I’m Alive” and “Strange Magic”, Xanadu is a nostalgic blast from the past with an irresistible and hilarious book that’s great for the whole family.
The Rocky Horror Show
August 17 – 25
That sweet transvestite and his motley crew are ready to do the Time Warp again! All the lip-biting, gold-briefs-wearing, pleasure-inducing, mad-sciencing, sexy-partying, time-warping nightmare fun time you can handle. The Rocky Horror Show will please the purest purists and the curious newcomer alike. It’s like summer, but hotter.
Drag Cruise: Queen of the Piscataqua!
Grab the girls, get the gays – everyone is welcome! Join us aboard the Queen of the Piscataqua as we put some drag queens on the water and find out what happens when they get wet. Queen of the Piscataqua is a 2 hour cruise aboard the Thomas Leighton with full drag performances by the queens of the Red Light crew.
August 30 – September 1
Shadows is a strikingly beautiful portrayal of a poor couple, working opposite shifts in the same factory, as they struggle through addiction and family crisis to find hope. They see that every decision is a choice, but finding the strength to break the cycle is the hardest choice of all. With its visceral, acrobatic movement and compelling story of strength, desire and loss, this one-act straddles the worlds of dance and theatre to leave you with a new definition of art and an evening of theatre you won’t forget.
*Contains adult themes*
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.
Our award-winning adult alternative series offers eclectic programing on the bleeding edge of performance art.