Category Archives: Theatre

Follow these instructions if your kid wants to be in Wellesley Players’ The Pied Piper

Via The Wellesley Players: The Wellesley Players announce auditions for children’s roles in their upcoming Family Theater production of The Pied Piper. We are looking for children between the ages of 7 and 14 to perform at Wellesley High School on May 14 and May 15. There are three larger roles: Pip, a boy aged 12-14; Fabian, a boy […]

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Commonwealth Shakespeare Co. to stick around Wellesley for at least 3 more years

Babson College and the nonprofit Commonwealth Shakespeare Company have extended their partnership for three more years, which means CSC will serve as the school’s resident theater company, ensuring that the arts and business continue to co-mingle and benefit from one another there. Babson and CSC announced their original partnership in 2013. As a part of renewing the partnership, […]

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Tanglewood Marionettes to present The Fairy Circus at Wellesley Free Library

Tanglewood Marionettes present “The Fairy Circus” Wednesday, February 17 7:00-8:00 pm, Wakelin Room, Wellesley Free Library Featuring over twenty beautifully hand-crafted marionettes, The Fairy Circus is a showcase for turn-of-the-century-style trick puppetry. The puppets will dance, play instruments, juggle, contort, transform, and fly through the air with the greatest of ease, all to the best-loved music of […]

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Chicago City Limits improv group to bring laughs to Wellesley

The Wellesley Rotary Club, in partnership with Wellesley College’s theater department and Wellesley Repertory Theatre, is bringing comedy improv group Chicago City Limits to Alumnae Hall at Wellesley College on March 11 and 12 to raise funds for the Rotary Club’s major projects: adolescent emotional wellness, tutoring for underserved youth residing in Wellesley, and Stop Hunger Now. […]

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Wellesley Repertory Theatre presents The House of Blue Leaves

From Wellesley Repertory Theatre:  The House Of Blue Leaves by John Guare, directed by Marta Rainer Ruth Nagel Jones Theatre Artie Shaugnessy is a songwriter with visions of glory. Toiling by day as a zoo-keeper, he suffers in seedy lounges by night, plying his wares at piano bars in Queens, NY where he lives with his […]

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Tony Award winner Annaleigh Ashford to perform at Babson

A veteran of Broadway musicals including Wicked, Legally Blonde, and Kinky Boots, Tony-winning singer Annaleigh Ashford brings her cabaret show​ called Lost in the Stars to Babson College in Wellesley for a one-night only performance on Feb. 20 at 7pm at Carling-Sorenson Theatre. The New York Times calls her “a fearlessly saucy entertainer who seems born to […]

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A Christmas Carol coming to Wellesley

Wellesley Theatre Project will present A Christmas Carol on Saturday, Dec. 19 and Sunday, Dec. 20 at 2pm and 7pm both days.  All performances will take place at the WTP West Studio located at 98 R Central Street, Wellesley.  A limited number of tickets are available at $15 for adults and $10 for students and seniors, […]

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Wellesley Public Schools winter Performing Arts schedule in full swing

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