2022/23 Mainstage - 70th Season
We are now conducting sales for the 2022-23 season through a subscription series for CURRENT SUBSCRIBERS. Current Subscribers get the first opportunity to renew their seats. They have received notification by email and regular mail.
- We are also opening sales to NEW SUBSCRIBERS. You can click here to go to our 6-show form!
With a subscription, you can purchase the best seats for all the shows at a substantial discount. Click on the links below to order. We begin single ticket sales for individual shows at different times during the year. For our fall opener tickets go on sale in mid-July. Other shows in our season generally go on sale in September. Questions: Call our Box Office at 503-635-3901.
CLICK HERE for subscribers to order online (you will need your account # and phone# on your form)
CLICK HERE to become a NEW subscriber!
CLICK HERE to download a schedule of the shows in our 2022-23 season
- Get up to 20% off the best seats in the house
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- Discounts on added attractions
Questions? Call our Box Office Mon - Fri. between 10:00 AM and 4:00 PM at 503-635-3901.
All shows, dates, and seating are subject to change
July 15 – Aug. 21, 2022
an original musical
Story conceived and original script by Will Vinton
Music and Lyrics by David Pomeranz
Book by Will Vinton, Jesse Vinton, Greg Tamblyn
Directed by Greg Tamblyn
a Will Vinton fairytale about love… and a frog
An outrageously original fun musical comedy for theatre audiences of all ages. Based loosely on the legendary “The Frog Prince” story originally penned by the Brothers Grimm.
Title Sponsors: C.J. & Peter Glazer
Directorial Sponsor: Drs. Bill & Ricky Korach
Added Sponsors: The Duffy Family
Sept. 9 – Oct. 16, 2022
By Noel Coward
Directed by David Sikking
Socialite novelist Charles Condomine invites the eccentric medium, Madame Arcati, to his house to conduct a séance, hoping to gather material for his next book. The scheme backfires when he is haunted by the ghost of his annoying and temperamental first wife, Elvira.
Title Sponsors Bill & Barbara Warner Directorial Sponsor: Bonnie Conger
Guest Artist Sponsor: Lakewood Center Associates
ELF, THE MUSICAL
Nov. 4 – Dec. 18, 2022
Book by Thomas Meehan & Bob Martin
Music by Matthew Sklar
Lyrics by Chad Beguelin
Directed by Tom Graff
Based on the film by David Berenbaum, this hilarious fish-out-of-water musical follows Buddy the Elf in his search for his father. Faced with the harsh reality that his dad is on the naughty list, Buddy wins over his birth family and helps New York remember the true meaning of Christmas.
Title Sponsor: Marilyn & Ron Nutting
Directorial Sponsor: Samantha Richardson
THE GHOST OF DAVID BELASCO
Jan. 6 – Feb. 12, 2023
an Original Comedy by C.S. Whitcomb
Directed by Stephanie Mulligan
In a haunted theatre in 1927, a group of interesting characters hire a famous medium to contact the long-dead theatre impresario David Belasco. Things go hilariously astray, including freak lightning storms, murder, and mayhem. Will this historic theatre be exorcised? Will the actual audience escape with their lives?
Title Sponsor: Andy & Nancy Bryant
Directorial Sponsor: Bonnie Conger
DOUBT, A PARABLE
Mar. 3 – Apr. 8, 2023
By John Patrick Shanley
Directed by Antonio Sonera
Based upon a few circumstantial details and a lot of intuition, a stern nun believes that one of the priests at her Church and school has been inappropriate with a 12-year-old boy named Donald Muller, the school’s only African American student. Is truth what we believe or what we choose to believe?
Title Sponsors Sen. Bob Packwood & Elaine Franklin
Directorial The Duffy Family
Guest Artist Sponsor: Lakewood Center Associates
April 28 – Jun. 11, 2023
Book by Karey Kirkpatrick
& John O’Farrell
Music & Lyrics by Wayne
& Karey Kirkpatrick
Directed by Alan Shearman
This shamelessly silly parody of Broadway musicals is a spoof of all things Shakespeare. Set in 1595, it follows the Bottom brothers, Nick, and Nigel, who struggle to find success in the theatre as they compete with their contemporary William Shakespeare.
Title Sponsor: Don & Jessie Adams
SIDE DOOR STAGE
Lost Treasures Collection - Curated by Dennis Corwin
A series of obscure and rarely performed musicals presented in concert/cabaret version for one weekend only on our Side Door stage. No sets, no props — none of the usual trappings of a fully staged production. Performances are Friday and Saturday at 7:00 PM and a Saturday matinee at 2:00 PM. Series Sponsor: Fritz Camp
ROAR OF THE GREASEPAINT, SMELL OF THE CROWD
Oct. 21 & 22, 2022
Book, Music, and Lyrics by
Leslie Bricusse and Anthony Newley
Sir has everything, and Cocky has nothing. Two clowns fiercely compete in a “Game of Life.” The rag-tag players rely on humor, song, and dance to try to build a new life. But can show tunes and music hall merriment revive the human spirit?
THE HAPPY TIME
Feb. 17 & 18, 2023
Music by John Kander
Lyrics by Fred Ebb Book by N. Richard Nash
based on the Broadway play, The Happy Time by Samuel A. Taylor
A world-traveling prize-winning photographer returns to his 1920s French-Canadian village, after five years away, seeking the happy time of his childhood.
April. 14 –15, 2023
Book and Lyrics by Tom Jones
Music by Harvey Schmidt
A young orphan stumbles into the home of the richest man in the world, whose bizarre
entourage includes a beautiful fallen Angel. With the orphan’s help, the jaded Mr. Rich regains his humanity, only to find himself locked in a ritualistic battle with the youth for Angel’s love.