February 22, 2024
A Coronado Playhouse rehearsal in 2019. Photograph credit score: @coronado.playhouse, through Fb

The Coronado Playhouse has introduced its 79th season, that includes a free traditional manufacturing, musicals and new performs and particular occasions.

The playhouse additionally will proceed final season’s addition of Saturday matinees, whereas simplifying pricing – all performances will value $27.

“The Saturday matinees have been profitable for the playhouse,” mentioned Barron Henzel, former board president. “They’ve given our patrons extra selections, as our Sunday matinees nearly at all times promote out.”

The season opens Jan. 12. Exhibits happen at 8 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, and at 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

The 2024 slate:

  • All Bark, No Chew – Jan 12-Feb.4, a romantic comedy that includes two wildly completely different {couples} and one opinionated singleton.
  • A Midsummer Night time’s Dream – March 8-30, a part of the free Traditional Collection, persevering with for the twenty eighth 12 months, that includes Shakespeare’s romantic forest fantasia.
  • Tuck Eternal – April 26-Could 19, a musical primarily based on the youngsters’s traditional a few woman who discovers a exceptional secret a few particular household.
  • 9, the Musical – June 21-July 4, a revival of the Tony-winning musical a few movie director who suffers a midlife disaster and the romantic difficulties that ensue.
  • Exit, Pursued by a Bear – Aug. 16-Sept. 8, a darkish, comedic examine of a girl’s want to take revenge on her abusive husband.
  • Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Avenue, Oct. 11-Nov. 3, a revival of the Stephen Sondheim chiller, a Tony-winner a few man searching for revenge (and meat pies are a part of the deal).

Subscriptions can be found Sept. 1, whereas single ticket gross sales start Oct. 1.