Single Ticket sales for our 2019 season begin in April 2019

March 14: Theater Ticket Packs on sale through the Ticket Office (716-357-6250).
April 3: Theater tickets on sale at or by contacting the Ticket Office (716-357-6250).

2019Theater web Christians season

The Christians

by Lucas Hnath
Directed by Taibi Magar
June 28–July 14 

Pastor Paul has grown his church from a storefront to a mega-complex, but nothing prepared him or his congregation for the biggest change of all: a change of heart. Featuring live performances by the Chautauqua Choir every night, The Christians is a highly theatrical yet extremely intimate exploration of faith, family and the courage to stand up for what you believe.

2019Theater web 1M2G season

One Man, Two Guvnors

by Richard Bean
Directed by Andrew Borba
July 26–August 11

How hard can it be to have two jobs? This hilarious adaptation of Carlo Goldoni’s Comedia masterpiece The Servant of Two Masters plants us in Brighton in 1963. Recently fired from his skiffle band, Francis Henshall scrambles to find work in this working class British beach town, where the ladies liberation movement has just begun to bloom. High and low humor collide in this British farce complete with live Beatles-inspired music.

2019Theater web Shakespeare season

A Midsummer Night's Dream

by William Shakespeare
Directed by Sarah Elizabeth Wansley
June 25–July 31

CTC’s FREE outdoor Shakespeare returns with a magical midsummer comedy. Follow jealous lovers, mischievous fairies and first time players as they journey through the woods. Love potions, live music and physical comedy enchant in this energetic 90-minute version of Shakespeare’s most beloved play.


New Play Workshop No. 1

How the Light Gets In

By E. M. Lewis

Directed by Emilie Beck

July 18th - July 20th


While grappling with her recent cancer diagnosis, a travel writer meets a frustrated Japanese architect, a homeless girl who lives under a weeping willow tree, and a tattoo artist who doesn’t want to use his gift. How the Light Gets In is a poetic and quirky romantic comedy about four lonely people who find each other when one of them falls apart.


New Play Workshop No. 2

On the Exhale

By Martín Zimmerman

Directed by Patrick Walsh (CTC Directing Fellow alum)

An Actor/Director Workshop

August 14th - August 18th

When the tragedy of mass shootings hits home, one mother finds herself inexplicably drawn to the weapon that changed her life forever. On the Exhale is a powerful solo performance featuring CTC alumna Claire Karpen, directed by CTC alumnus Patrick Walsh.


New Play Workshop No. 3

Agent 355

Music, Lyrics and Book by Preston Max Allen

Book and Dramaturgy by Jessica Kahkoska

Directed by Estefania Fadul

August 15th - August 18th 

True story: during the Revolutionary War, an unidentified female spy helped George Washington and his army to victory. Today, a contemporary all-female band is determined to figure out who she was. In the New Play Workshop's first musical, Agent 355 explores the loyalty, heritage, and courage of six real Revolutionary women whose stories, sacrifices, and secrets shaped the nation.