What’s On Stage?

What’s On Stage?

Use this calendar to plan your nights at the theater and sign up for email alerts to receive show reminders.

Contact

If you need assistance
placing your order,
call our box office
toll-free: (508) 825-5268.

Buy Tickets Flex Passes

On Our Stage:

Outside Mullingar

OM2

Outside Mullingar

by John Patrick Shanley

Poetic, uplifting, dark and hilarious, Outside Mullingar is an Irish comedy. Anthony and Rosemary, neighbors in rural Ireland, are nearing their middle years. When Anthony’s father threatens to disinherit his son, Rosemary steps into the middle of a land feud and family eccentricities that leave us laughing until we cry.

an old fashioned love story” - L.A. Times

a valentine to the wonder and weirdness of love” - The Daily News

"a softhearted comedy"..."Mr. Shanley’s finest work since “Doubt” - New York Times

Buy Tickets

SeaWife

SeaWifeweb

SeaWife

An original musical by The Lobbyists. A musical tale of monumental scope inspired by the stories of sailors and captains who sailed the whaling ships of old Nantucket. Percy—a sailor with most natural talent - rises to become the whaling era’s greatest hero. Nominated for two Drama Desk Awards for music and lighting design. The first musical to join the line-up in White Heron’s summer season. A treat for the whole family (13 +). Not to be missed!

 "...enough stamina to keep several oceans roaring." - The Huffington Post

“Wildly atmospheric...a happy concatenation of story, song and environment...The songs [are]...marvelous...the musicianship impressive and the performances energetic...” - The New York Times

Buy Tickets

Romeo & Juliet

RJweb

Romeo & Juliet

Originally commissioned by Lincoln Center Education, Psittacus Productions' "Romeo & Juliet" is a brand new, hour-long, musical adaptation of Shakespeare's masterwork. Featuring a nimble ensemble of five performers, the piece incorporates live music, intricate choreography, spare, inventive staging, and Shakespeare's timeless poetry.

 "The performances have an emotional immediacy that is genuinely thrilling." -Provincetown News

"It's Aaron Sorkin meets William Shakespeare and it's mesmerizing.", "Musical genius." 

-WOMR Public Radio            

"A whirlwind of activity performed with the speed and vigor of youth." -Cape Cod Times

Buy Tickets

Jimmy Tingle: Humor for Humanity

JTsquare

Jimmy Tingle: Humor for Humanity

These shows will benefit 2 non-profit human service agencies, and $10 of every ticket sold will be donated to those agencies. August 7th will benefit Autism Speaks, and August 14th is TBD.

Jimmy Tingle is regarded as one of the top social and political humorists in America. He has worked as a stand up comic, producer, writer, actor, filmmaker and commentator in several mediums from the early 1980’s to the present day. His professional career has spanned nearly 3 decades. He worked for two seasons with “60 Minutes II” on CBS as the humorist / commentator in the Andy Rooney spot. He has worked as a contributor and satirist for MSNBC and has appeared on “The Tonight Show,” CNN, “Larry King’s Weekend,” and “Late Night with Conan O’Brien,” “The American Comedy Awards,” as well as his own HBO comedy special.  He has also been a guest on NPR’s “Fresh Air” with Terry Gross and was the US correspondent on The Strategic Humor Initiative with Sir David Frost and The BBC.

“Mr. Tingle brings so much energy and personal warmth to this nonstop performance that one comes away from it strangely uplifted. He reveals often mortifying absurdities in virtually everything that comes to his attention… Yet he is so cheerfully intelligent that he makes his audience optimistic in the face of appalling reality.” -New York Times

* As benefit performances, Flex Passes will not be eligible for these shows.

Buy Tickets

Constellations

Constweb

Constellations

by Nick Payne

What would it look like if one word could alter the course of your life? Audiences watch as Marianne and Roland’s relationship unfolds across time and space, with each variation sending their relationship on an entirely new trajectory. Science and romance collide in this unusual love story that’s delighted audiences in New York and London.

 'Constellations' takes a beautiful look at love out of  time... - Chicago Tribune

...as funny and humane as it is intellectually rigorous...The (London) Telegraph

Nick Payne's "Constellations" : A Singular Astonishment...The New Yorker                                                                      

Buy Tickets

It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

vintage microphone on air over red curtain

It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play

by Joe Landry

This beloved American holiday classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. With the help of an ensemble that brings a few dozen characters to the stage, the story of idealistic George Bailey unfolds as he considers ending his life one fateful Christmas Eve. A holiday treat for the ages...

"…heartwarming…Anybody who loves the original movie will walk away from this show with a smile on their face and a renewed sense of holiday cheer." - MD  Theatre Guide

"...a lovable, evocative piece." - New York Times

Buy Tickets

The Tempest

tempestA

The Tempest

White Heron’s Nantucket Theatre Institute (NTI) students take to the stage in a family friendly production of William Shakespeare’s The Tempest.
These students spend four weeks training and rehearsing with NTI theatre educators and White Heron’s Equity actors to produce their premiere production.
Even if you’ve never experienced Shakespeare before, this 60 min. cut offers a wonderful introduction to the Bard for the whole family!
Please Note: The August 3rd, 4 pm performance is presented in partnership with Autism Speaks, and has been adapted to be a sensory friendly performance.
Directed by Jimmy Calitri

Buy Tickets

The Nantucket Mixtape

mixtapeA

The Nantucket Mixtape

Join Nantucket Theatre Institute (NTI) and Nantucket Music Center (NMC) students for a moving presentation of music, theatre and dance.
These students spent seven weeks training and creating their own showcase with NTI theatre educators, White Heron Equity actors, and Nantucket Music Center professional music instructors,
Together they have broken down and explored the three foundational elements of musical theatre, then reconstructed them to create a thoughtful mix of music, theatre & dance.
The NTI students on stage are joined in the pit by NMC students from NMC’s Theatre Orchestra program, conducted by Jordan Delphos

Buy Tickets