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Jun 3 – Jul 2Mandell Weiss Theatre
World-Premiere Play
By Anna Deavere SmithDirected by Marc Bruni

The triumphant story of sports icon and social justice pioneer Billie Jean King.

Is It Thursday Yet?

JUL 11 - AUG 6Mandell Weiss Forum
World-Premiere Dance Theatre
Created, choreographed and performed by Jenn Freeman
Created, choreographed and directed by Sonya Tayeh
Composed and performed by Holland Andrews

A Dance of Discovery. A Brain in Motion. A Life on the Spectrum.

Hasan Minhaj
Experiment Time

Jul 27 – Jul 29Mandell Weiss Theatre
Special Engagement

Comedian Hasan Minhaj showcases and prepares new material for his new one man show in an intimate setting.

The Untitled Unauthorized Hunter S. Thompson Musical

AUG 29 - OCT 8Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre
World-Premiere Musical
Music and lyrics by Joe Iconis
Book by Joe Iconis and Gregory S. Moss
Choreographed by Jon Rua
Directed by Christopher Ashley

A rock ‘n’ roll thrill-ride into the life of the influential writer who changed journalism forever.

SUMO

SEP 26 - OCT 22Mandell Weiss Forum
World-Premiere Play
Written by Lisa Sanaye DringDirected by Ralph B. Peña

In an elite sumo training facility in Tokyo, six men practice, eat, love, play and ultimately fight.

Babbitt

Extended by popular demand! Nov 7 – Dec 10Mandell Weiss Theatre
World-Premiere Play
By Joe DiPietro
Adapted from the novel by Sinclair Lewis
Directed by Christopher Ashley

Multi-award-winning star of stage and screen Matthew Broderick and Tony Award-winning playwright Joe DiPietro (Diana, Memphis) join forces with our own Christopher Ashley and a stellar cast for this remarkable theatrical event.

Redwood

FEB 13 - MAR 31, 2024Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre
World-Premiere Musical
Book by Tina LandauMusic by Kate Diaz
Lyrics by Kate Diaz and Tina Landau
Conceived by Tina Landau and Idina MenzelWith additional contributions by Idina Menzel
Directed by Tina Landau

An exhilarating new musical featuring one of Broadway’s greatest stars, Idina Menzel.

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The Ballad of Johnny and June

MAY – JUNE 2024Mandell Weiss Theatre
World-Premiere Musical
Book by Robert Cary and Des McAnuff
Music and Lyrics by Johnny Cash, June Carter and others
Directed by Des McAnuff

A whole-hearted and clear-eyed world premiere musical about the iconic love story of Johnny Cash and June Carter.

Derecho

JUL – AUG 2024Mandell Weiss Forum
World-Premiere Play
By Noelle Viñas
Directed by Delicia Turner Sonnenberg

On the night of an intense storm, tensions between two sisters reach boiling point as the personal and political collide.

Velour: A Drag Spectacular

AUG – SEP 2024Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre
World Premiere
By Sasha Velour and Moisés Kaufman
Directed by Moisés Kaufman
A Co-Production With Tectonic Theater Project

Part memoir, part manifesto about the rise and rise of a superstar, inspired by Sasha Velour’s own origin story and the history of Drag.

Primary Trust

SEP – OCT 2024Mandell Weiss Forum Theatre
West Coast Premiere
By Eboni Booth
Directed by Knud Adams

When this transformative, heart-warming and award-winning play premiered, The Daily Beast said it’s “pretty darn near to perfect.”

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NOV – DEC 2024Sheila and Hughes Potiker Theatre
World-Premiere Play
By Anna Ouyang Moench
Directed by Les Waters

Leave the little ones at home and gather ‘round for a very Playhouse take on Christmas - a heartfelt and laugh-out-loud funny story for artists and dreamers.

3 Summers of Lincoln

FEB – MAR 2025Mandell Weiss Theatre
World-Premiere Musical
Book by Joe DiPietro
Lyrics by Daniel J. Watts & Joe DiPietro
Music by Crystal Monee Hall
Directed by Christopher Ashley

A new musical about the inspirational story of one of the most important friendships in our nation’s history, and a divided country coming together.

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