Fall Theatre Roundup

Fall season may bring to mind cooler temperatures, Halloween costumes and a new wardrobe but did you also know that it’s a great time for the art scene in Arizona?  We’re thrilled to have so many great theatre groups that are part of Local First Arizona & want to spread the word about their upcoming shows.  Support your local theatre group & Arizona’s talented resident actors!


Actors Theatre

Performances held at the Herberger Theater Center, 222 E. Monroe St, Phoenix

Upcoming shows:

Next Fall Oct 28 - Nov 13

Hunter Gatherers Dec 30 - Jan 15

Dead Man’s Cell Phone Feb 24 - Mar 11

Body Awareness Mar 30 - Apr 15

Time Stands Still May 11 - May 27


Arizona Jewish Theatre Company

Performances held at The John Paul Theatre at Phoenix College, 1202 W. Thomas Rd, Phoenix

Upcoming shows:

What About LUV? October 27 - November 6

Dreyfus in Rehearsal January 26 - February 5, 2012

The Blessings of a Broken Heart, March 22 - April 1, 2012


Arizona Theatre Company

Performances held at the Herberger Theater Center, 222 E. Monroe St, Phoenix & the Temple of Music and Art, 330 S. Scott Ave, Tucson

Upcoming shows:

Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of The Suicide Club: Tucson: September 17 – October 8, 2011.  Phoenix: October 13 – 30, 2011

God of Carnage: Tucson: October 22 – November 12, 2011.  Phoenix: November 17 – December 4, 2011 Daddy Long Legs: Tucson: November 26 – December 17, 2011.  Phoenix: December 29, 2011 – January 15, 2012

Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps: Tucson: January 14 – February 4, 2012. Phoenix: February 9 – 26, 2012 The Great Gatsby: Tucson: February 25 – March 17, 2012.  Phoenix: March 22 – April 8, 2012

Red: Tucson: April 7 – 28, 2012. Phoenix: May 3 – 20, 2012


Copperstar Repertory Company

Performances held at the Higley Center for the Performing Arts, 4132 E.Pecos Rd, Gilbert

Upcoming shows:

Bye Bye Birdie 10/21 – 10/29

Annie 12/22 – 12/30

The King and I 2/3 – 2/11

Seussical 3/23 – 3/31


Stray Cat Theatre

Performances held at the Tempe Performing Arts Center, 132 E 6th St, Tempe

Upcoming shows:

The Sparrow: September 23 – October 8, 2011

Milk, Milk Lemonade: December 2 - 17, 2011

The Last Days of Judas Iscariot: February 17 – March 3, 2012

Heddatron: May 18 – June 9, 2012


Valley Youth Theatre

Performances held at the Valley Youth Theatre, 525 N. First St, Phoenix & the
Herberger Theater Center, 222 E. Monroe St, Phoenix

Upcoming shows:

Nickelodeon's Dora the Explorer Live: Dora's Pirate Adventure: October 7th - 23rd, 2011

A Winnie the Pooh Christmas Tail: December 2nd - 23rd, 2011

Charlotte's Web: February 3rd - 19th, 2012

Freckleface Strawberry: April 6th - 22nd, 2012

The Wiz: June 8th - 24th, 2012