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2023-2024

Our 63rd season will run from September 2023 to May 2024.

Performances

Ripcord

When the cantankerous Abby is forced to share her room at the Bristol Place Senior Living Facility with Marilyn, she has no choice but to get rid of the woman by any means necessary.
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Showstoppers

Our annual musical revue featuring the best of Broadway starring a small but elite cast of young adults.
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Babe, The Sheep Pig

This most polite of pigs wins over the most suspicious of sheep.
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Ark5

A futuristic re-envisioning of the Joan of Arc story set in 2129, where Joan is called not by saints or angels, but by an unexplained presence on her transcommunicator and a forbidden visitor to her Life/Work Station.
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A Year With Frog and Toad KIDS

The treasured characters from the children’s books and the beautiful Broadway musical hop from page to stage in this story of friendship and adventure.
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Marian, or The True Tale of Robin Hood

A gender-bending, patriarchy-smashing, hilarious new take on the classic tale.
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The Christmas Schooner

The musical story of the first Christmas tree ship and the family who risked their lives to fill Chicago with the Christmas spirit.
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Holiday Cabaret

A fun, dance-filled, musical revue featuring our advanced students.
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Puffs

A Wizard School tale for anyone who has never been destined to save the world.
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Circle Mirror Transformation

A beautifully crafted diorama in which we see the antic sadness of a motley quintet.
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Movie Premiere: The DJ on Wallaker Hill

The first screening of Rich Brauer's new movie!
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Disney's Beauty and the Beast

Can Belle and the Beast learn to love and be loved before his household falls completely under a curse?
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Is Murder Tax Deductible?

Join our Senior Reader's Theatre for an evening of suspense and laughter.
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A Year with Frog and Toad KIDS

Spend a year with Frog and Toad courtesy of the Young Company Spring Break campers!
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Radium Girls

A wry, unflinching look at the peculiarly American obsessions with health, wealth, and the commercialization of science.
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A Midsummer Night's Dream

All the fools and fairies, accessible to all!
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Movie: The Smell of Money

In celebration of Earth Day, please join FLOW and other organization for a FREE screening of this powerful film.
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Seussical KIDS

All your favorite Dr. Seuss characters spring to life onstage in this fantastical musical extravaganza.
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Some Like it Yacht

This midwest-based show takes the Fresh Coast by storm with their original take on the trending tribute concept.
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News

Directors for the OTP Season 2023-24 Announced!

We’re so excited to announce the Directors for our 2023-24 season! Without further ado, thank you to everyone who submitted Director applications and congratulations to those selected.
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Phil Murphy: 'Downtime' is full of shows, parties and camps!

With the 2022-23 season over, is all quiet at the Old Town Playhouse?
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Young Company Presents DISNEY NEWSIES JR

Old Town Playhouse Young Company presents the musical Disney Newsies Jr.
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Young Company Presents SHOWSTOPPERS

Don’t miss this opportunity to see the Young Company’s future stars shine! 
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Artist Call

At the Corner of Art & Culture - we are looking for artwork for the exterior of the Old Town Playhouse!
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Cast of Ripcord Announced!

Congratulations to the cast of this season's first MainStage Show - Ripcord!
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Marian Cast Announcement

Congratulations to the cast of Marian, or the True Tale of Robin Hood
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Auditions for The Christmas Schooner

Auditions held September 11 & 12, 2023
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OTP Announces Costume Sale!

We're cleaning it all out and YOU get first dibs!
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The Christmas Schooner Cast Announcement

Congratulations to the cast of The Christmas Schooner
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Ripcord TV Ad

Watch for our TV ad on WWTV and WFQX!
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At the Corner of Art and Culture Mural Project Complete

Our At the Corner of Art and Culture mural project is now complete! Thank you to the Michigan Arts and Culture Council and the Northwest Michigan Arts & Culture Network for making this possible. Here is a highlight on each of the amazing local artists that have shared their talents with us!
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The Intersection is Open!

Eighth and Cass is Shiny New!
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PUFFS Cast Announcement

PUFFS or Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic has a Cast!
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Socks, Gloves & Hat Drive at OTP

Old Town Playhouse and The Father Fred Foundation team up to help keep our community warm this winter!
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OTP Jingle Party!

A special event for the matinee performances of Holiday Cabaret!
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Congratulations to the cast of Circle Mirror Transformation!

We are thrilled to announce the cast of our next Pop Up Studio Show - Circle Mirror Transformation.
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Disney's Beauty and the Beast Cast List

Congratulations to the cast of Old Town Playhouse's performances of Disney's Beauty and the Beast!
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Young Company Announces Auditions and Classes

The Young Company is getting ready for 2024
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Brauer to Screen New Movie at OTP

Be among the first to see The DJ on Wallaker Hill
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Two auditions coming up at OTP!

Announcing auditions for Radium Girls and YC A Midsummer Night's Dream
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Congratulations to the cast of Radium Girls

OTP is thrilled with the talent that tried out for this play!
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Prince and Princess Reception February 28

Come as you are or get your fancy on and party with the royalty!
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Get the history of Radium Girls

Our next MainStage show, Radium Girls, is based on the true stories of women in the 1920s. If you'd like to know more before you see the show, visit the Traverse Area District Library and check out the great display they have set up.
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Watch Our TV Ad for Radium Girls

Watch for this ad on WWTV and WFQX!
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Directors Wanted for 2024-2025 Season

Make the magic happen by directing an OTP show.
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Auditions for the Gala Show 2024

Come audition for the fabulous Gala show 2024!
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