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Side by Side by Sondheim

A Musical Entertainment
Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
and music by Leonard Bernard, Mary Rodgers, Richard Rodgers, Jule Styne
Continuity by Ned Sherrin
September 2-11, 2022

Get ready to laugh, cry and fall in love with lyrics that are heartbreakingly true and music that captures the soaring emotions of a new generation with Side by Side by Sondheim. Simple and unpretentious, this Tony Award-winning musical is a perfect introduction to the work of this contemporary master and a must for diehard fans.

 

Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Ghost Machine

By David MacGregor
October 21-30, 2022

London: November 1905. England and the world are changing. Into the rooms of Sherlock Holmes come Nikola Tesla and Thomas Edison – with new inventions that will alter the course of human history – only both inventions have gone missing. Can Holmes, Watson, and Irene Adler somehow unravel the latest diabolical scheme of Marie Chartier, evil daughter of the late Professor Moriarty? Can world peace be achieved by the most powerful weapon ever created? Can death itself be overcome by a scientific genius? And can Sherlock Holmes survive the greatest personal loss of his career? This is the final play in the Sherlock Holmes trilogy by David MacGregor.

 

Actors Collaborative Toledo Presents

The Turn of the Screw

By Jeffrey Hatcher
From The Story By Henry James
November 4-6, 2022

At a country estate in Essex, Flora and Miles receive a new governess. Shortly after the new governess begins her duties, she notices ghostly figures around the estate.

 

A Christmas Carol

Adapted from the novella by Charles Dickens
December 2-18, 2022

A Toledo Rep tradition for almost 40 years, this timeless tale of redemption follows Ebenezer Scrooge as he is  transformed by the spirits of Christmas Past, Present and Future from a miserly old curmudgeon into a man who  embodies the true meaning of Christmas. With lavish costumes, spectacular sets and a musical score rich with carols of  the era, the Rep’s annual holiday gift to Toledo is a production you will not want to miss! Made possible by a grant from  the Theatre League.

 

Actors Collaborative Toledo, The Toledo Rep, and The Village Players Present 

Heroes

A Staged Reading To Benefit Toledo School For The Arts
By Gerals Sibleyras
Translated By Tom Stoppard
January 13-15, 2023

Set in August 1959 in a home somewhere in France for retired military men. The play takes place outside on a terrace in the garden of a convent hospital where Philippe and Henri are hatching a plan to escape.

 

Actors Collaborative Toledo and The Toledo Rep Present 

Myths and Hymns

Music and Lyrics by Adam Guettel
January 20-22, 2023

A song cycle that paints an emotional landscape of faith and yearning, and embraces a boundless spectrum of ideology and spirituality.

 

Significant Other

By Joshua Harmon
February 17-26, 2023

Jordan Berman would love to be in love, but that’s easier said than done. So until he meets Mr. Right, he wards off lonely nights with his trio of close girlfriends. But as singles’ nights turn into bachelorette parties, Jordan discovers that the only  thing harder than finding love is supporting the loved ones around you when they do. From the critically acclaimed writer who brought you Bad Jews.

 

The Young Rep Presents 

Peter/Wendy

By Jeremy Bloom
March 24-26, 2023

In this lyrical, atmospheric interpretation of Peter Pan, Jeremy Bloom strips the familiar story down to its emotional essence. Peter lures Wendy away from her nursery to the magical world of Neverland, where she joins his adventures with Tinker Bell, Tiger Lily, and the menacing Captain Hook. Peter/Wendy will mesmerize audiences of all ages.

 

A Streetcar Named Desire

By Tennessee Williams
April 28-May 7, 2023

After losing her Mississippi home to creditors, Blanche du Bois relocates to the New Orleans home of her younger sister  and brother-in-law, Stella and Stanley Kowalski. Undermined by romantic illusions, Blanche is unable to cope with life’s harsh realities. Though she finds a glimmer of hope while connecting with Stanley’s gentlemanly friend, Mitch, Blanche cannot face the truth of her own troubled past and ultimately descends into madness.

 

Actors Collaborative Toledo and The Toledo Rep Present 

American Hero

by Bess Wohl
May 12-14, 2023

Three misfit “sandwich artists” must band together to save their toasted sub franchise. This timely quirky comedy  celebrates the creativity and drive of everyday people struggling to succeed, one sandwich at a time.

 

Sunday in the Park with George

Book By James Lapine
Music & Lyrics By Stephen Sondheim
June 9-25, 2023

Inspired by George Seurat’s famous painting, this poetic masterpiece explores the challenges in understanding life and art. Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s stunning masterpiece, merges past and present into beautiful, poignant truths about life, love and the creation of art. Winner of a Pulitzer Prize and nominated for an astounding ten Tony Awards, including Best Musical.

 

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