2023 Mainstage

 

 

 DOUBLE HELIX

May 30–June 18 

The world premiere of a new musical by MADELINE MYERS

Directed by SCOTT SCHWARTZ

In the early 1950s, the race to discover the structure of DNA grips the scientific community. One brilliant young researcher, Rosalind Franklin, contends with adversity, anti-semitism, and love to uncover one of life's great mysteries. But will she sacrifice what makes her human, in order to discover what makes us human?

 


 

DIAL M FOR MURDER

June 27–July 23 

By FREDERICK KNOTT

Adapted by JEFFREY HATCHER

Directed by WALTER BOBBIE

An edge-of-your-seat, new adaptation of the celebrated suspense thriller made famous by Alfred Hitchcock’s 1954 masterpiece film. Tony suspects his wife, Margot—a wealthy socialite—is having an affair. As he plots to have her killed in this stylish game of cat and mouse, the tension grows, and the twists and turns will keep you guessing until the very end.

 


 

MASTER CLASS

August 1-27

STARRING KATE BURTON

A play by TERRENCE MCNALLY

Directed by five-time Tony Award-winner SUSAN STROMAN

In the waning years of her life and with her career far behind her, opera diva Maria Callas retreats into memories of acclaim and adversity while contending with her students during a Master Class in singing.

 


 

The 2023 Mainstage Season at Bay Street Theater is made possible, in part, by The Shubert Foundation and New York State Council on the Arts.