The 2017-2018 Season!

Sacramento Theatre Company Presents the 2017-2018 Season of Fate, Fantasy, and Forgiveness.

Subscriptions on sale July 1, 2017. Single tickets go on sale September 1, 2017. Call the Box Office at 916-443-6722 for more information.

 

MAIN SERIES

The Diary of Anne Frank
Dramatized by Frances Goodrich & Albert Hackett
Directed by Casey McClellan
September 27 – October 22, 2017
Main Stage

Commemorating the 75th anniversary of Anne Frank first receiving her legendary diary.

Kings of America — A World Premiere Play
By Sean Patrick Nill
November 1 – December 10, 2017
Pollock Stage

This world premiere play continues STC’s commitment to produce new works by local artists.

The Musical of Musicals – The Musical!
Book & Music by Eric Rockwell
Book & Lyrics by Joanne Bogart
January 3 – February 11, 2018
Pollock Stage

This popular musical returns with additional new material written exclusively for STC by Eric Rockwell.

Macbeth
By William Shakespeare
Featuring William Elsman as Macbeth
February 21 – March 18, 2018
Main Stage

Something wicked this way comes in this classic Shakespeare tragedy.

Mothers and Sons
By Terrence McNally
March 21 – April 29, 2018
Pollock Stage

This award winning new play makes its Sacramento premiere this season at STC.

Man of La Mancha
Written by Dale Wasserman
Music by Mitch Leigh
Lyrics by Joe Darion
April 18 – May 13, 2018
Main Stage

Based on the novel Don Quixote, the 2017 – 2018 season ends with this epic musical.

 

FOR THE HOLIDAYS

A Christmas Carol
By Charles Dickens
Featuring Matt K. Miller as Ebenezer Scrooge
November 29 – December 24, 2017
Main Stage

 

CABARET SERIES

I’m the King of New York: A Salute to Showbiz Leading Men
November 9 – 12, 2017
Cabaret Stage

Walkin’ After Midnight: Broadway Loves Country
January 18 – 21, 2018
Cabaret Stage

Welcome to the 60’s! A Tribute to Theatre’s Grooviest Decade
March 29 – April 1, 2018
Cabaret Stage

 

YOUTH SERIES

As You Like It
By William Shakespeare
September 13 – 24, 2017
Pollock Stage

The Shakespearean comedy, As You Like It, follows its heroine Rosalind as she flees persecution in her uncle’s court, accompanied by her cousin Celia to find safety and, eventually, love, in the Forest of Arden.

 

Peter Pan: A Musical Adventure
Adapted by Craig Sodaro
Music by Eric Rockwell
January 11 – 14, 2018
Main Stage

The Darling children love to hear of Peter Pan’s adventures during his visits through the open window of the nursery, until one night the Darling children join Peter on his real adventures in Neverland and encounter the Lost Boys, Princess Tiger Lily, and the evil Captain Hook. This superb adaptation captures all the magic and charm of everyone’s favorite story.

 

Kiss Me, Kate
Written by Samuel and Bella Spewack
Music & Lyrics by Cole Porter
February 1 – 4, 2018
Main Stage

The story involves the production of a musical version of William Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew and the conflict on and off-stage between Fred Graham, the show’s director, producer, and star, and his leading lady, his ex-wife Lilli Vanessi. A secondary romance concerns Lois Lane, the actress playing Bianca, and her gambler boyfriend, Bill, who runs afoul of some gangsters.

 

Our Town
By Thornton Wilder
March 1 – 4, 2018
Pollock Stage

Our Town tells the story of the fictional American small town of Grover’s Corners, New Hampshire between 1901 and 1913 through the everyday lives of its citizens, particularly Emily Webb and George Gibbs. A moving story of love, loss, and the importance of living, Our Town is truly an American classic.

 

Twelfth Night for Kids
By William Shakespeare
May 10 – 21, 2017
Pollock Stage

This Shakespearean comedy centers on the twins Viola and Sebastian, who are separated in a shipwreck. Viola (who is disguised as a boy) falls in love with Duke Orsino, who in turn is in love with the Countess Olivia. Upon meeting Viola, Countess Olivia falls in love with her thinking she is a man. A hilarious plot filled with mismatched relationships, Twelfth Night for Kids is a great way to expose children to the fun of Shakespeare.