Upcoming Productions

Our upcoming productions are listed below. Please call the Box Office at 602-254-2151 if you have any questions.

Alien: A Puppet Show
Presented by All Puppet Players
Performance held at Playhouse on the Park at Central Arts Plaza
1850 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004

venue is across the street from Phoenix Theatre's campus
The Box Office will open one hour prior to the performance.

Alien: A Puppet Show, is a raucus rip-off of Ridley Scott’s space thriller… with puppets. All Puppet Players bring their outlandish brand of humor, puppetry and downright disrespect to the legendary franchise to bring you an exciting, immersive, scary and hilarious homage to the doomed Nostromo crew. The All Puppet Players have been delighting audiences for 7 years and are looking to add this thriller to their witty repertoire in time for the Halloween season.
Remember, in space... no one can hear you scream... with laughter.

A Vampire Tale
Presented by Scorpius Dance Theatre

Scorpius Dance Theatre is bringing back its popular production, A Vampire Tale to Phoenix Theatre’s Hormel Theatre. Dubbed "The ‘Nutcracker’ of Halloween," this yearly haunt is celebrating its 13th consecutive season.. A Vampire Tale indulges audiences with all the trimmings: dark and sexy drama, quirky and comedic episodes, and visually stunning dance and aerial feats. This popular, sell-out production pre-dates all of the current pop-culture vampire phenomena and evolves annually to keep audiences coming back for more.

This performance is most appropriate for teens and adults.
A Vampire Tale has the look and feel of a live rock concert. If you have sensitive ears, please bring ear plugs. The show also uses fog, haze, and some strobe lighting for effects.

Billy Elliot
Book and Lyrics by Lee Hall
Music by Elton John

One of the most beloved, award-winning shows to hit the stage, Billy Elliot is an inspiring celebration of a boy who trades in his boxing gloves for ballet shoes. Featuring a timeless score by Elton John, sensational dance, and a powerful story that has captivated audiences around the world, Billy Elliot is a funny, uplifting, and spectacular theatrical experience that will stay with you forever!

Twist Your Dickens
By Peter Gwinn and Bobby Mort

Developed by The Second City, this improv-driven send-up is not your average Christmas Carol! From former writers of The Colbert Report, this adult comedy is packed with interactive seasonal satire and uproarious audience participation. Featuring nods to beloved yuletide specials, Twist Your Dickens makes for a heaping helping of holiday hilarity.

Single tickets on sale 10/17/2016
By Ken Ludwig

Get your deerstalker cap on—the play’s afoot! From the award-winning mastermind of mayhem, Ken Ludwig, comes a fast-paced comedy about everyone’s favorite detective solving his most notorious case. Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson must crack the mystery of “The Hound of the Baskervilles” before a family curse dooms its newest heir. Does a wild hellhound prowl the moors of Devonshire? Can our heroes discover the truth in time? Join the fun and see how far from elementary the truth can be.

Bullets Over Broadway
Single tickets on sale 10/17/2016
By Woody Allen

Based on the screenplay of the acclaimed 1994 film by Woody Allen and Douglas McGrath, Bullets Over Broadway is described by Time Magazine as “Musical Theatre Gold!” A young playwright in desperate need of financial backing for his next show accepts an offer he can’t refuse — from a mobster looking to please his showgirl girlfriend. Loaded with big laughs, colorful characters, and the songs that made the 20’s roar, Bullets Over Broadway is bringing musical comedy back with a bang!

The Scottsboro Boys
Single tickets on sale 1/16/2017
Book by David Thompson
Music by John Kander
Lyrics by Fred Ebb

We're thrilled to announce our collaboration with Black Theatre Troupe to bring the true story of The Scottsboro Boys to the stage. The final masterpiece by musical theatre greats Kander and Ebb, The Scottsboro Boys is hailed as one of the most visionary pieces to grace the Broadway stage. Nominated for a staggering 12 Tony® Awards, The Scottsboro Boys will compel you to stand and shout for justice in one of the most infamous cases in American history.

Single tickets on sale 2/13/2017
Created by Larry Gallagher

Phoenix Theatre closes a thrilling season with this colorful salute to the 1960’s! Be dazzled by songs from iconic women including Janis Joplin, Aretha Franklin, Tina Turner, and The Supremes. With over 40 wigs and costumes, 25 cans of hairspray and one scorching band, Beehive is one show you cannot miss!