1987 Season

  • Carnival

    215px-Carnival_1961Lili, a lonely orphan, is enchanted with a traveling carnival troupe. She finally gets to join the troupe and ends up working with the puppet act. Meanwhile, both the puppeteer, Paul, and the magician, Marco the Magnificent, have fallen in love with Lili. The two men engage in a fierce rivalry for Lili’s affections. In the end, Lili chooses Paul and they live happily ever after.

  • Harvey

    HarveyPlay1Elwood P. Dowd is an affable man who claims has an unseen friend Harvey, a six-foot, three-and-one-half-inch tall pooka resembling an anthropomorphic rabbit. His social-climbing sister, Veta, increasingly finds his eccentric behavior embarrassing and decides to have him committed to a sanitarium, but in the end realizes that she’d rather have Elwood the same as he’s always been — carefree and kind — even if it means living with Harvey.

  • Deathtrap

    deathtrapTo make Sidney’s writing slump all the more painful, Clifford, one of his students, has written the perfect suspense play. Out of his desperate desire to once again be the toast of Broadway, Sidney and his wife cook up an almost unthinkable scheme. They’ll lure the would-be playwright to their home, kill him, and market the sure-fire script as Sidney’s own. But shortly after Clifford arrives, it’s clear that things are not what they seem!

  • Cabaret

    cabaretAn aspiring writer named Cliff Bradshaw has traveled to Berlin in search of inspiration when he happens upon Sally Bowles at a cabaret called the Kit Kat Klub. She ends up moving in with him in a boarding house run by Fräulein Schneider and her suitor, Herr Schultz, a Jewish fruit-shop owner. As the Nazis grow stronger, everything is thrown into disarray.

  • Children's Theatre 1987

    • The Drifters with Ben Baldwin & the Big Notes
    • Bill Morrissey, Cormac McCarthy
    • New Hampshire Music Festival and Chorus
    • Do’a World Musician Ensemble & the Moonbeams

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