Algonquin Arts Theatre

Calendar

Newsies
July 13 - July 28
Disney's
A Musical Based on the Disney Film
Stop the presses! This Disney film turned Tony-winning Broadway hit inspires everyone to fight for what's right and seize the day.
A Chorus Line
August 9 - August 18
This celebration of the unsung heroes of American Musical theatre captures the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition and explores the inner lives and poignant ambitions of professional Broadway gypsies. A brilliantly complex fusion of song, dance and compellingly authentic drama.
Fire & Rain
August 24
An Evening of James Taylor with Dave Binder
The music of James Taylor continues to be a part of the fiber of pop music, and Dave Binder continues to thrill audiences with his tribute to this iconic singer/songwriter.
Vince Giordano & The Nighthawks
August 25
Licorice Sticks & Hot Licks
Young Benny Goodman in the '20s
Vince Giordano & The Nighthawks - the house band of the Grammy Award-winning HBO Series "Boardwalk Empire" - take the Algonquin stage as Dan Levinson features on clarinet.
Jeff Norris and his K9's for Warriors!
September 7
Uncle Vinnie's Presents
Come spend the night w/ Jeff Norris by the "Jersey Shore" at Algonquin Arts Theatre.
Mamma Mia!
October 5 - October 20
ABBA's hits. A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you'll never forget.
The Little Engine That Could Earns Her Whistle
October 26
An ArtsPower production of
Little Blue Engine dreams of someday leaving the train yard to pull the big cars on the main line track. But can she convince Big Silver that she is worthy of being a main line engine?
The Music That Makes Me Dance
October 27
Father Alphonse Stephenson conducts
With the Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea
A delightful afternoon of the music that gets you moving from Broadway to ballet ... and even a hoedown!
Spend the Night w/ Jackie
November 9
Uncle Vinnie's Presents
Come enjoy the laughs, the jokes and stories of Jackie "The Joke Man" Martling! The legendary comedian from the Howard Stern Show.
Algonquin's Rising Stars
November 13
Classical musicians, both vocal and instrumental, from New Jersey high schools perform classic works.
Those Swingin' Singers
November 17
James Langton's NY All-Star Big Band
Featuring the Award-Winning Vocal Quartet Gimme Four
The big band is back in a concert that pays special attention to 'those swingin' singers' like Peggy Lee, Dean Martin, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Nat King Cole, and many more!
Annie
November 30 - December 15
Leapin' Lizards! The irrepressible comic strip heroine takes center stage in one of the world's best-loved musicals.
A Christmas Carol
December 18
Dickens' classic story comes to life in this touching musical performance; featuring carols and fresh; comedic dialogue.
Kids' Christmas Party
December 21
with Yosi & The Superdads
Spread joy and merriment with Yosi & The Superdads' festive Christmas show!
Father Alphonse's New Year
January 5, 2020
Father Alphonse Stephenson conducts
With the Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea
Our favorite New Year's tradition continues. Start the next decade on the right note!
Peter & The Wolf
January 11, 2020
Pushcart Players'
This tantalizing version of the classic Russian folk tale, Peter & The Wolf brings together all the elements of growing up - daring, defiance, confidence and courage.
Hot Nights in Harlem
January 12, 2020
Dan Levinson's Gotham SophistiCats
With Jeff Barnhart, Molly Ryan and special guest Dandy Wellington
Join us for a dazzling musical journey to the epicenter of jazz in the 1920s and 1930s.
Brighton Beach Memoirs
January 25 - February 1, 2020
Neil Simon's
A perfect coming-of-age comedy, Neil Simon's Brighton Beach Memoirs follows Eugene Morris Jerome as he navigates the problems that come with being a teenager during the Great Depression.
Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad
January 30, 2020
This stirring drama with music is a classic tribute to the great American who freed herself and hundreds of her people from the bonds of slavery.
Reading Rocks
February 15, 2020
Joe Holiday's
Magic Show
A combination of stage magic, music, audience participation and comedy, and of course, books!
A Few Good Men
February 22 - March 1, 2020
by Aaron Sorkin
Aaron Sorkin's unforgettable A Few Good Men tells the story of military lawyers who uncover a high-level conspiracy while defending two United States Marines accused of murder.
Pete the Cat
February 27, 2020
Experience the tale of an unlikely friendship between a crazy cat, Pete, and his ultra-organized owner, Jimmy.
Dog Loves Books
March 5, 2020
Dog loves books SO much that he decides to open his own bookstore. He decides that the best way to sell books is to act out all kinds of fun stories for his customers - everything from dancing dinosaurs to funny fairy tales.
Pajama Party
March 7, 2020
with Yosi & The Superdads
Roll out of bed, grab breakfast at the Paramount or the Pig and come to the theatre to party in your jammies!
A Midsummer Night's Dream
March 13, 2020
There's a moon out tonight, and it's shining on lovers, clowns, and fairies hip-hopping through the enchanted woods in the most resilient of Shakespeare's comedies, easily adapting itself both to traditional and a radically new interpretation.
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
March 27 - April 5, 2020
Big business means big laughs in this delightfully clever lampoon of life on the corporate ladder.
Chicken Dance
April 2, 2020
The colorful story of two barnyard chickens on a mission to win the barnyard talent contest first prize of two tickets to see the great Elvis Poultry in concert!
Tosca - A Staged Concert
April 18 - April 19, 2020
Father Alphonse Stephenson conducts
With the Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea
Tosca combines a powerful score, creative orchestrations, and some of Puccini's best-known arias.
The Giver
April 20, 2020
At the age of twelve, Jonas, from a seemingly ideal, futuristic world, is singled out to receive special training from The Giver, who alone holds the memories of the true joys and challenges of life.
Hello, Dolly!
May 2 - May 17, 2020
With humor, high-energy dancing, romance and a fantastic score, Hello, Dolly! tells of matchmaker Dolly Gallagher-Levi and her hilarious romantic exploits.
Biscuit
May 21, 2020
Little Girl is thrilled when she receives Biscuit as a birthday present, but will this rambunctious puppy learn how to behave and accept being part of a family?
The Scarlet Letter
May 28, 2020
A timeless story of love, betrayal and integrity, The Scarlet Letter follows heroine Hester Prynne who forges a new morality independent of the community that publicly shames and stigmatizes her.
The Magic School Bus
May 29, 2020
Lost in the Solar System
When the class gets lost on the way to the planetarium, Ms. Frizzle saves the day by blasting into outer space for an epic interplanetary field trip!