Theatre Simpson’s 2017-2018 Season


Make plans to join us at Theatre Simpson for our 2017-18 season.


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By Molière, Trans. Constance Congdon
October 13-15, 2017
Pote Theatre
Director Jennifer Ross Nostrala

Molière examines the evil that men can commit in the guise of religious fervor and the dangers that imperil those who would believe only what they choose to believe despite a mountain of evidence to the contrary.


The Bald Soprano
By Eugene Ionesco, Trans. Tina Howe
November 16-19, 2017                                                                                                                              Barnum Studio Theatre                                                                                                                                Director: Mimi Kammer

The Bald Soprano is a hilarious, unique satire on ordinary middle class life and one of the best-loved plays of the 20thcentury Absurdist movement.


The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
with music and lyrics by William Finn, a book by Rachel Sheinkin and additional material by Jay Reiss.
March 16-18, 2018
Pote Theatre                                                                                                                                                    Director Ann Woldt                                                                                                                                         Musical Director Anna Lackaff

This Tony award-winning musical features an eclectic group of six mid-pubescents vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime while candidly disclosing hilarious and touching stories from their home lives.


Festival of Short Plays 2018: Theatre Protest and Politics 

April 13-15. 2018

Barnum Studio Theatre
Producer Steve McLean

Theatre Seminar will explore the role that theatre has and can play in advocating political and social change.