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Playhouse Events 

Get the most out of your Playhouse visit by joining us for these special receptions, behind-the-scenes events, and lively discussions. Join in the fun — both before and after the show!

Taste of Tuesday

Our popular Taste of Tuesday is a season ticket-holder-only eventcomplete with wine tastings, live music, and a sampling of delicious appetizers from one of our incredible local restaurants. Be one of the very first to see the show with this unique season ticket package. 

All Taste of Tuesday events will begin at 6:00 pm and will be followed by a 7:00 pm curtain. Please note that Taste of Tuesday is designed to be a tasting only! We strongly encourage eating dinner before attending the event.


Get together with other members of the LGBTQ community for a cocktail party and a show! Your ticket includes appetizers, drinks, and entertainment as well as a preview performance. The party starts at 6:30 pm; performance at 8 pm.

Flyin' West — Thursday, May 31, 2018
A Flea in Her Ear — Thursday, July 12, 2018
The Understudy — Thursday, August 16, 2018
Man of La Mancha — Thursday, September 27, 2018
Thousand Pines — Thursday, November 1, 2018

Opening Night

Join the festivities! Celebrate the opening of each 2018 production with a post-show party with the cast and creative team after the 8PM performance.

Flyin' West — Saturday, June 2, 2018
A Flea in Her Ear — Saturday, July 14, 2018
The Understudy — Saturday, August 18, 2018
Man of La Mancha — Saturday, September 29, 2018
Thousand Pines — Saturday, November 3, 2018

Playhouse Happy Hour

New to the Playhouse? Or looking to just have a good time before the show? Then join us for a pre-show bash on the patio! Enjoy great food, beer and wine, plus cool bands and fun prizes! Pre-show cocktail party at 6:30PM. Performance at 8PM. Only $25 per ticket!

Flyin' West — Thursday, June 14, 2018
A Flea in Her Ear — Thursday, July 26, 2018
The Understudy — Thursday, August 30, 2018
Man of La Mancha — Thursday, October 11, 2018
Thousand Pines — Thursday, November 15, 2018

Together at the Table

Dinner and a performance for just $10! 

Together at the Table was created as a way to make live theater accessible to more families, and to introduce young audience members to the Playhouse in a warm atmosphere. Families are invited to enjoy a communal dinner and a casual conversation about the show before attending a performance. 
At least one family member must be a student-aged child.

Call the Box Office to purchase your Together at the Table tickets. 203-227-4177.

Flyin' West — Tuesday, June 5, 5:30pm dinner, 7pm performance
A Flea in Her Ear — Tuesday, July 17, 5:30pm dinner, 7pm performance
The Understudy — Tuesday, August 21, 5:30pm dinner, 7pm performance
Man of La Mancha — Tuesday, October 2, 5:30pm dinner, 7pm performance
Thousand Pines — Tuesday, November 6, 5:30pm dinner, 7pm performance

Sunday Symposium

Following the first Sunday matinee performance of each production, special guests take the stage to help place the production in context with illuminating insights about the world of the play. The Playhouse hosts a wide range of guests, from noted playwrights to academic scholars, for discussions that provide an excellent opportunity to delve into the world of the play. Each discussion is followed by an interactive dialogue with the audience

All Symposium events are free and open to the public and will begin immediately following the 3pm performance.

Flyin' West — Sunday, June 3rd
A Flea in Her Ear — Sunday, July 15th
The Understudy — Sunday, August 19th
Man of La Mancha — Sunday, October 30th
Thousand Pines — Sunday, November 4th

Post-Show Events


Backstage Pass

Join us after the second Wednesday matinee performance for a behind-the-scenes look at what makes a play work.

Thursday Talkback

Join us after the third Thursday evening performance of each show for a lively Q&A with actors from each play.