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Celebrating 90 years of regional coastal theater at the Ogunquit Playhouse is a milestone for generations new and old who are discovering this magnificent theatre.
The 2022 season premiered with the award-winning musical The Cher Show, and now their hit season continues, and it’s time for The mad professor be in the foreground
The show was written by Rupert Holmes, the same guy who wrote The Pina Colada Song. How fun is it? And of course, The mad professor is equally fun and humorous.
The final score is by none other than Marvin Hamlisch, who is an EGOT. If you’re not familiar with this amazing and rare honor, it means Marvin has won Emmys, Grammys, Oscars, and Tonys in his career.
After crazy teacherGet ready for the world premiere of the all-new musical Mr. Holland’s Opus, which opens August 12. The movie was so powerful and beautiful, and I can only imagine how awesome it will be when the story comes to life on stage.
Next, the absolutely hilarious whodunit, Clue, my favorite board game, opens on September 22. What a hilarious classic.
Finally, get ready for The Carole King Musical, which tells the inspiring true story of Carole King’s remarkable rise to stardom as one of the most successful solo acts in music history.
The longevity of the Ogunquit Playhouse definitely demonstrates the endurance and enormous importance the arts play in society. This 2022 season is no exception, as it has become a renowned destination for regional theater.
This 2022 season is described by Broadway World as a “KO”. Click on the links for each musical to purchase tickets.