Shows & Events

Upcoming Shows & Events

Mainstage—Ragtime!: Music by Stephen Flaherty, Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, and Book by Terrence McNally
Category: Mainstage Productions August 2 through August 28

Witness the musical adaptation of E.L. Doctorow’s classic novel that captures the American experience at the turn of the 20th century. The worlds of a wealthy white couple, a Jewish immigrant father and his daughter, and an African American ragtime musician intertwine in this sweeping musical about America’s Golden Age when our nation was mixing, boiling, and changing. The creative team on Ragtime is: Will Pomerantz (Director); Christopher Grant and Lauren Grant (Co-Choreographers); James Bassi (Musical Director); Rick Sordelet (Fight Director); Anna Louizos (Scenic Designer); Hunter Kaczorowski (Costume Designer); Meghan O’Beirne (Associate Costume Designer); Mike Billings (Lighting Designer); Dalton Hamilton (Assistant Lighting Designer / Programmer); Jon Weston (Sound Designer); John Millerd (Associate Sound Designer); Brian C. Staton (Projection Designer); Andrew Diaz (Props Designer); Ryan Touhey (Orchestrator); Tommy Kurzman (Hair/Makeup Designer); James FitzSimmons (Production Stage Manager); and Christine Catti (Assistant Stage Manager).

Playful Evolving Monsters Puppet Camp—Weeklong Camp For Kids Ages 4 to 7
Category: Theater Camps August 22 at 9:30am

Kids ages 4 to 7 can learn to manipulate and perform with a sock puppet, a three-puppeteer puppet, or even a giant puppet! Build puppets to take home, and co-create a puppet show to perform on the last day of camp.

Music Mondays: The Great American Mousical directed by Julie Andrews
Category: Special Performances August 22 at 7:00pm

Below the bright lights of Broadway, in the depths of the historic Sovereign Theatre, an acting troupe of mice rehearse their new musical. When the theatre is threatened by demolition and their diva Adelaide disappears, it will take all paws on deck to fulfill the time-honored tradition: the show must go on!

Indian Summer
Category: Special Performances August 25 through August 27

As the midsummer sun beats down on a sleepy seaside town, Daniel and his grandfather search to find new life after the death of their family’s musical matriarch. Just when Daniel’s vacation nears unbearable, along storms the biggest bully in Rhode Island: Izzy Rizzo. What ensues is a tenderly cynical comedy about teenage romance, taking chances, and the true meaning of a summer home.

Music Mondays: Sip & Sing LIVE with Kyle Barisich and Special Guests
Category: Special Performances August 29 at 8:00pm

What good is singing alone in your room? Kyle Barisich brings his acclaimed Sip & Sing show to the stage, with special guest stars from Broadway and beyond.

The Complete Unknowns: A Two-Night Celebration of the Artistry of Bob Dylan
Category: Special Performances September 9 and September 10

The Complete Unknowns return to Bay Street on Harborfest Weekend for their only East End performances of 2022. Two nights of music celebrating the artistry of Bob Dylan. Two unique concerts. No songs repeated.

All Star Comedy: New York Stand-Up Comedy Showcase presented by Joseph Vecsey
Category: Comedy September 17 at 8:00pm

Stand-up comedy returns to Bay Street Theater with three seasoned veterans of the national stage: Marion Grodin, Anthony DeVito, and Greg Stone!

Kids Workshop—Illyria: A Musical Twelfth Night
Category: Education September 24 at 10:00am

Illyria: A Musical Twelfth Night is a new musical comedy by John R. Briggs based on William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night. Students will perform in this fun and lively adaptation of Shakespeare's most musical comedy! Illyria features the colorful characters of Shakespeare's original: Viola, Malvolio, Olivia, Maria, Sir Toby and Sir Andrew and a wide variety of musical styles.

Long Island Comedy Festival
Category: Comedy September 24 at 8:00pm

Long Island Comedy Festival comes to Bay Street featuring a full line-up of top comedians from Long Island, the NYC Comedy Scene and beyond.

Adult Workshop—Just for Laughs Improv! with Scott Baker
Category: Adult Classes September 26 at 7:00pm

Join improv master Scott Baker and learn both short form and character development improvisation techniques.