TheatreWorks Season 53

Season 53 celebrates some of the world’s greatest authors, and welcomes home some of TheatreWorks’ favorite artists and dearest friends. It’s a season that inspires conversation, ignites imagination, and enlivens the soul. We hope you’ll join us.

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Season 53 mainstage productions

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

November 29–December 24, 2023

Six talented middle schoolers—played by equally talented adults—go head-to-head in this hilarious and heartwarming musical comedy. 

August Wilson’s

How I Learned What I Learned

January 17–February 3, 2024

One of the greatest playwrights of our time returns to the stage in this open-hearted memoir charting one man’s journey of self-discovery through adversity, and what it means to be a Black artist in America.

Hershey Felder as

George Gershwin Alone

February 7-11, 2024

Captivating audiences around the world, including on Broadway, in London’s West End, and more, Hershey Felder as George Gershwin Alone illuminates the life and music of the legendary tunesmith whose work shaped a distinctly American style of music. 


March 6–31, 2024

In this high-stakes environmental drama, best friends Sanam and Ariel—PhD candidates from India and the U.S.—research the collapse of bee colonies worldwide, dreaming they themselves might collapse the glass ceiling of academia.

Tiger Style!

April 3–28, 2024

Mike Lew’s hilarious new satire is a claws-out look at the triumphs and traumas of tiger parenting and what it takes to make it out the other side alive.

Being Alive

A Sondheim Celebration
June 5–30, 2024

A towering giant of musical theatre, Stephen Sondheim chronicled the loves and losses, breakdowns and breakthroughs of human relationships in a wealth of unforgettable musicals. In this revelatory world-premiere revue, his profound understanding of the human heart takes center stage once again.


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