On Stage Now and Upcoming Shows
2017 Season Subscriptions
Our staff has been hard at work planning a great 2017, and we want you to join us. There’s something for everyone: From our award-winning Mainstage, to the Portsmouth Academy of Performing Arts, to our adult alternative Red Light Series and some new things. See what we have in store.
Driving Miss Daisy
January 27 – February 19
A moving Pulitzer-Prize winning comedy, Driving Miss Daisy, is the story of the relationship between a strong-willed, well-to-do Jewish woman and her black chauffeur over 25 years in post-war Atlanta. The relationship begins rocky, but blossoms as the two become each other’s closest friends and confidantes.
PAPA Presents: Pied Piper
Feb 4, 5, 11, & 12
Once upon a time, in Hamelin Town…
A greedy mayor, who taxes his citizens twice a day.
Townspeople, who say “Hey, that’s okay!”
A cheese enthusiast, responsible for the town’s world famous cheese.
A family of rats, who are hungry for the cheese.
A little boy, an outcast.
A mysterious old man, harboring a secret past.
And the Pied Piper.
With his magic pipe the Pied Piper leads the rats away and saves the day, but his service comes at a price that the mayor isn’t willing to pay. What to do? Perhaps we haven’t heard the last of the Pied Piper’s tune…
“MAD HAUS!: A Performance Portmanteau As Conceptualized By The Mad Men Of Oopsy Daisy Inc!”
In 2017 The Red Light Series, The Rep’s adult alternative programming, will bring together Cirque, Theatre, Vaudeville, Dance, Drag, Fashion, Burlesque, Live Visual Arts, Technological Innovations and Puppets, to create a fully immersive sight and sound smorgasbord! This tribe of multi-disciplined artists, experts in their perspective fields, will bring you an un-ending swirl of artistic celebration spanning across too many genres to list!
From Broadway Classics to hot new works, see captivating, professional theatre on the Seacoast’s most acclaimed stage.
The Seacoast’s premier performing arts training center, offering classes, camps, and programming for children, teens and adults.
Our award-winning adult alternative series offers eclectic programing on the bleeding edge of performance art.