Events

Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "Short Play Festival"
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm Bennett Hall
Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of … Continue reading "Matilda"
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm Bennett Hall
Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of … Continue reading "Matilda"
Dec 5 @ 7:30 pm White Heron Theatre
This delightful new play by Mark Shanahan, premiered in 2018 at White Heron Theatre, as an adaptation of the Charles Dickens holiday classic. Music, drama and quick-change artistry help tell the story of whaling captain … Continue reading "A Nantucket Christmas Carol 2019"
Dec 6 @ 7:00 pm Bennett Hall
Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of … Continue reading "Matilda"
Dec 6 @ 7:30 pm White Heron Theatre
This delightful new play by Mark Shanahan, premiered in 2018 at White Heron Theatre, as an adaptation of the Charles Dickens holiday classic. Music, drama and quick-change artistry help tell the story of whaling captain … Continue reading "A Nantucket Christmas Carol 2019"
Dec 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Join us for a fun afternoon of holiday music and a staged reading of two ten minute Christmas plays. Diane and Bob Lehman begin the party with a set of holiday music. Then Nantucket actors … Continue reading "Joy+Noel Celebration In Music & Words"
Dec 7 @ 2:00 pm Bennett Hall
Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of … Continue reading "Matilda"
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm Bennett Hall
Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of … Continue reading "Matilda"
Dec 7 @ 7:30 pm White Heron Theatre
This delightful new play by Mark Shanahan, premiered in 2018 at White Heron Theatre, as an adaptation of the Charles Dickens holiday classic. Music, drama and quick-change artistry help tell the story of whaling captain … Continue reading "A Nantucket Christmas Carol 2019"
Dec 8 @ 3:00 pm Bennett Hall
Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of … Continue reading "Matilda"
Dec 8 @ 7:30 pm White Heron Theatre
This delightful new play by Mark Shanahan, premiered in 2018 at White Heron Theatre, as an adaptation of the Charles Dickens holiday classic. Music, drama and quick-change artistry help tell the story of whaling captain … Continue reading "A Nantucket Christmas Carol 2019"
Dec 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "Short Play Festival"
Dec 12 @ 7:00 pm Bennett Hall
Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of … Continue reading "Matilda"
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm Bennett Hall
Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of … Continue reading "Matilda"
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm Bennett Hall
Inspired by the twisted genius of Roald Dahl, the Tony Award-winning Roald Dahl’s Matilda The Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of … Continue reading "Matilda"
Dec 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "Short Play Festival"
Dec 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "Short Play Festival"
Dec 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "Short Play Festival"
Jan 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "Short Play Festival"
Jan 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "Short Play Festival"
Jan 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "Short Play Festival"
Jan 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "Short Play Festival"
Jan 30 @ 6:30 pm The Dreamland
Shakespeare & Co. Presents Macbeth – Tickets $10.00, free for Nantucket Dreamland Members, available online or at the Box Office. Also free for CPS Students and Teachers, but comp tickets only available at the Box … Continue reading "Shakespeare & Co."
Jan 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Realistic Joneses by Will Eno opened on Broadway in 2014 and was nominated for a Drama League Award and Outer Critics Circle Award that year. In the play, we meet Bob and Jennifer Jones … Continue reading "TWN Staged Reading: ‘The Realistic Joneses’"
Feb 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "**CANCELLED** Short Play Festival Meeting – Reviewing Submissions"
Feb 7 @ 5:30 pm The Dreamland
Frozen JR. is based on the 2018 Broadway musical, and brings Elsa, Anna, and the magical land of Arendelle to life, onstage. The show features all of the memorable songs from the animated film, with … Continue reading "Disney’s Frozen Jr."
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
Frozen JR. is based on the 2018 Broadway musical, and brings Elsa, Anna, and the magical land of Arendelle to life, onstage. The show features all of the memorable songs from the animated film, with … Continue reading "Disney’s Frozen Jr."
Feb 8 @ 5:30 pm The Dreamland
Frozen JR. is based on the 2018 Broadway musical, and brings Elsa, Anna, and the magical land of Arendelle to life, onstage. The show features all of the memorable songs from the animated film, with … Continue reading "Disney’s Frozen Jr."
Feb 9 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
Frozen JR. is based on the 2018 Broadway musical, and brings Elsa, Anna, and the magical land of Arendelle to life, onstage. The show features all of the memorable songs from the animated film, with … Continue reading "Disney’s Frozen Jr."
Feb 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "**CANCELLED** Short Play Festival Meeting – Reviewing Submissions"
Feb 14 @ 5:30 pm The Dreamland
Frozen JR. is based on the 2018 Broadway musical, and brings Elsa, Anna, and the magical land of Arendelle to life, onstage. The show features all of the memorable songs from the animated film, with … Continue reading "Disney’s Frozen Jr."
Feb 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Nantucket Music Center
A Valentines Day cabaret with Diane and Bob Lehman.  Libations and “love bites” will be served. $25 per ticket: 508-228-3352. 56 Centre Street.
Feb 16 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
Frozen JR. is based on the 2018 Broadway musical, and brings Elsa, Anna, and the magical land of Arendelle to life, onstage. The show features all of the memorable songs from the animated film, with … Continue reading "Disney’s Frozen Jr."
Feb 16 @ 5:30 pm The Dreamland
Frozen JR. is based on the 2018 Broadway musical, and brings Elsa, Anna, and the magical land of Arendelle to life, onstage. The show features all of the memorable songs from the animated film, with … Continue reading "Disney’s Frozen Jr."
Feb 17 @ 2:00 pm The Dreamland
Frozen JR. is based on the 2018 Broadway musical, and brings Elsa, Anna, and the magical land of Arendelle to life, onstage. The show features all of the memorable songs from the animated film, with … Continue reading "Disney’s Frozen Jr."
Feb 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "**CANCELLED** Short Play Festival Meeting – Reviewing Submissions"
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "**CANCELLED** Short Play Festival Meeting – Reviewing Submissions"
Mar 3 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "**CANCELLED** Short Play Festival Meeting – Reviewing Submissions"
Mar 10 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "**CANCELLED** Short Play Festival Meeting – Reviewing Submissions"
Mar 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The Nantucket Short Play Festival group meets once a week to table read plays submitted from around the country to its annual contest. Once all the plays are read, the group votes on the top … Continue reading "**CANCELLED** Short Play Festival Meeting – Reviewing Submissions"
Mar 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
Bored with school, Lorraine and John search for other activities to fill the time. One of these (random phone calls) leads to a meeting with a retired widower, Mr. Pignati, whose hobby happens to be … Continue reading "**POSTPONED** TWN Staged Reading: The Pigman"
Apr 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Nantucket Atheneum
The late Mr. Hammond spent twenty years printing $20 bills on a printing press he built in the basement of Monet Manor. After his death ten years ago, his faithful retainer George and his daughter … Continue reading "**CANCELLED** TWN Staged Reading: Money Matters"
May 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Online
A virtual reading of some of David Ives best short plays. Directed by Pam Murphy. This is a free event and will be offered via Zoom. Please sign up to receive login instructions on May … Continue reading "Online TWN Staged Reading: David Ives Reading"
May 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm online
A virtual reading of Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize winning American masterpiece. Life, love, family, death, it’s all here in Our Town. Directed by Jack Bulger. This is a free event offered via Zoom. Please sign … Continue reading "Online TWN Staged Reading: Our Town"
May 29 @ 7:00 pm Online
Presented by the Nantucket Short Play Group. Three short plays: Grim Tidings Written by Dennis Jones of Glen Allen, Virginia Directed by Cynthia Csabay Read by: Christy Kickham Phaedra Plank Andrew Cromartie Bill Mogensen Casey … Continue reading "The 27th Annual Nantucket Short Play Festival presents: Best of the Fest"
Oct 7 all-day
A new play by Vanessa Garcia and Jake Cline presented by Theatre Workshop of Nantucket.  “Jenna & the Whale” is about life, death and who we are in a community and as individuals. It’s about the things … Continue reading "“Jenna & the Whale”"
Oct 8 all-day
A new play by Vanessa Garcia and Jake Cline presented by Theatre Workshop of Nantucket.  “Jenna & the Whale” is about life, death and who we are in a community and as individuals. It’s about the things … Continue reading "“Jenna & the Whale”"
Oct 9 all-day
A new play by Vanessa Garcia and Jake Cline presented by Theatre Workshop of Nantucket.  “Jenna & the Whale” is about life, death and who we are in a community and as individuals. It’s about the things … Continue reading "“Jenna & the Whale”"
Oct 10 all-day
A new play by Vanessa Garcia and Jake Cline presented by Theatre Workshop of Nantucket.  “Jenna & the Whale” is about life, death and who we are in a community and as individuals. It’s about the things … Continue reading "“Jenna & the Whale”"