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2019 Mainstage Season

Our 2019 Season is on sale now with something for everyone. Enjoy the best performers the Seacoast has to offer in some of Broadway’s biggest hits of all time, all produced on our unique and intimate stage in the heart of Downtown Portsmouth. Get your tickets, or subscribe to our season now and save up to 25%. We can’t wait for you to see what we have in store.  

Billy Elliot
February 8 – March 9

Winner of 10 Tony awards including Best Musical, Billy Elliot is a heartwarming story about a boy in a depressed British mining town who goes from the boxing ring to ballet, uniting his family and inspiring a community.

The Wedding Singer
March 21 – April 13

A wanna-be rock star gigging as a wedding singer gets left at the altar and decides to finally change his tune. The Wedding Singer, a musical adaptation of the hit film, was nominated for 5 Tony awards.

Steel Magnolias
May 9 – June 1 

Hilarious and touching, Steel Magnolias is a play suffused with humor and tinged with tragedy about a gaggle of very sociable women in a Louisiana salon. If you’re a fan of humorous banter and well-realized characters, you’ll love this production.

West Side Story
June 13 – July 20

Young lovers are caught between prejudice and warring street gangs in one of the most important and powerful musicals ever written. Written by three giants of Broadway, West Side Story is a true American classic.

July 25  – August 24

Winning the Tony Award for Best Musical, Evita follows the real-life rags-to-riches story of Eva Peron, the first lady of Argentina as she journeys from poverty to the stage to the halls of power.

Surprise Tony Award Winning Show
September 12 – October 12

We can’t announce this show until April of 2019. It is a newer Tony Award Winning Show with one of the award-winningest scores in Broadway history and we are very excited to have it on our stage this fall!

November 7 – 16

Our nation’s most notorious assassins gather on stage to violently pursue a twisted American Dream. Join us for this Tony-winning musical tour-de-force from Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman.

A Christmas Carol the Musical 
November 29 – December 22

For the holidays, we thought we would try a classic – a musical interpretation of Charles Dickens’ timeless story about redemption through kindness.


Subscribers save tons on tickets, and there are a few ways to subscribe depending on how many and what shows you want to see.


Season Subscription

See all 8 Mainstage shows and save 15% – 20%, plus we’ll waive all ticket fees.



Mini Subscription

See as few as 5 shows and still save 15% – 20%. You can even pick Red Light Mainstage and Home Grown shows too.




All Series Subscription

Big theaterhead? Subscribe to 10 or more shows across all of our programs and save 20% – 25% – a great way to catch all of our professional offerings or check in on our talented teen company. Plus, we’ll waive your fees.