The Wolves

 

 

SEPTEMBER 17 - OCTOBER 16, 2022

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SEPTEMBER 17 - OCTOBER 16, 2022

The Wolves

By Sarah DeLappe

Directed by Sarah Rasmussen

Meet nine young women from a competitive high school soccer team.  It’s just a few weeks until nationals and the pressure is on.  Relatable and resilient, this pack of adolescent warriors will push and train for their games, while also navigating a growing understanding of their complicated world. The Wolves is about life, love, and loss on and off the Astroturf. 

Parental discretion is advised for strong language and themes. Recommended for 12+. 

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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2022 at 3:00PM

Laurie Berkner Band

Recognized as “the queen of kids’ music” by People magazine, Laurie Berkner is a singer, songwriter, lyricist, and author. What sets Laurie apart? She displays an instinctive understanding of children’s natural rhythms and energy, which keeps kids enraptured and brings parents and caregivers happily along for the ride. 

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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2022 at 3:00PM

Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi

and Jason Sypher, bass

World-music, cross-cultural and banjo superstar MacArthur “Genius Grant" recipient, founder of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, singer, artistic director of Silk Road Ensemble, returns to McCarter with her frequent collaborator Francesco Turrisi, pianist and percussionist who plays the Sicilian Tamburello (tambourine). 

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WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2022 at 7:30PM

David Sedaris

David Sedaris is the bestselling author of the books Calypso,Theft By Finding, Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls, Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk, When You Are Engulfed in Flames, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Holidays on Ice, Naked, and Barrel Fever. He is a regular contributor to The New Yorker and BBC Radio 4. 

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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2022 at 8:00PM

Indigenous Liberation

A Native American and Canadian collective filled with jubilant dance and colorful regalia honoring the legacies of their elders, Indigenous Liberation is an intertribal production featuring songs, stories, and dances, led by champion pow wow dancers. 

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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2022 at 3:00PM

Davóne Tines

Heralded as a "singer of immense power and fervor" and “[one] of the most powerful voices of our time” (Los Angeles Times). His work blends opera, spirituals, gospel, and anthems, as a means to tell a deeply personal story of perseverance and human connection. 

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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2022 at 3:00PM

Laurie Berkner Band

Recognized as “the queen of kids’ music” by People magazine, Laurie Berkner is a singer, songwriter, lyricist, and author. What sets Laurie apart? She displays an instinctive understanding of children’s natural rhythms and energy, which keeps kids enraptured and brings parents and caregivers happily along for the ride. 

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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2022 at 3:00PM

Sugar Skull: A Día de Muertos Musical Adventure!

Meet Sugar Skull, a charismatic candy skeleton determined to help a 12-year-old girl get closer than ever before to her family's rich traditions. SUGAR SKULL! is a colorful, musical family adventure that celebrates the rich traditions of Día de los Muertos, and the vibrant heart of Mexican culture. 


Sugar Skull! es una aventura alegre y sincera que se adentra en la riqueza de las tradiciones del Día de los Muertos. Con una compañía de talentosos músicos y bailarines, esta colorida producción es el entretenimiento perfecto en este otoño para el público juvenil y familiar.

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DECEMBER 7 - 24, 2022

A Christmas Carol

By Charles Dickens

Adapted and Directed by Lauren Keating

This McCarter tradition is back and just as spectacular as you remember!

Create memories with the ones you love at Princeton's Tony Award-winning theatre. Follow Ebenezer Scrooge on a magical journey through Christmas past, present, and future and watch as this story comes to life around you! This annual holiday tradition will usher you into the spirit of the season with all the joy, wonder, and generosity that Scrooge himself discovers. 

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SEPTEMBER 17 - OCTOBER 16, 2022

The Wolves

By Sarah DeLappe

Directed by Sarah Rasmussen

Meet nine young women from a competitive high school soccer team.  It’s just a few weeks until nationals and the pressure is on.  Relatable and resilient, this pack of adolescent warriors will push and train for their games, while also navigating a growing understanding of their complicated world. The Wolves is about life, love, and loss on and off the Astroturf. 

Parental discretion is advised for strong language and themes. Recommended for 12+. 

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DECEMBER 7 - 24, 2022

A Christmas Carol

By Charles Dickens

Adapted and Directed by Lauren Keating

This McCarter tradition is back and just as spectacular as you remember!

Create memories with the ones you love at Princeton's Tony Award-winning theatre. Follow Ebenezer Scrooge on a magical journey through Christmas past, present, and future and watch as this story comes to life around you! This annual holiday tradition will usher you into the spirit of the season with all the joy, wonder, and generosity that Scrooge himself discovers. 

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JANUARY 31 - FEBRUARY 12, 2023

Between Two Knees

A Co-Production with Seattle Rep In Association with Oregon Shakespeare Festival and Yale Repertory Theatre

By the 1491s

Directed by Eric Ting 

Between Two Knees is an outrageously funny and wickedly subversive intergenerational tale of familial love, loss, and connection.

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FEBRUARY 23 – MARCH 12, 2023

Wise Children’s

Wuthering Heights

A National Theatre, Wise Children, Bristol Old Vic and York Theatre Royal co-production

In association with Berkeley Repertory Theater

 

Based on the novel by Emily Brontë

Adapted and directed by Emma Rice 

Rescued from the Liverpool docks as a child, Heathcliff is adopted by the Earnshaws and taken to live at Wuthering Heights. He finds a kindred spirit in Catherine Earnshaw and a fierce love ignites. When forced apart, a brutal chain of events is unleashed.

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SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8, 2022 at 3:00PM

Laurie Berkner Band

Recognized as “the queen of kids’ music” by People magazine, Laurie Berkner is a singer, songwriter, lyricist, and author. What sets Laurie apart? She displays an instinctive understanding of children’s natural rhythms and energy, which keeps kids enraptured and brings parents and caregivers happily along for the ride. 

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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2022 at 3:00PM

Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi

and Jason Sypher, bass

World-music, cross-cultural and banjo superstar MacArthur “Genius Grant" recipient, founder of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, singer, artistic director of Silk Road Ensemble, returns to McCarter with her frequent collaborator Francesco Turrisi, pianist and percussionist who plays the Sicilian Tamburello (tambourine). 

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SUNDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2022 at 3:00PM

Davóne Tines

Heralded as a "singer of immense power and fervor" and “[one] of the most powerful voices of our time” (Los Angeles Times). His work blends opera, spirituals, gospel, and anthems, as a means to tell a deeply personal story of perseverance and human connection. 

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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2022 at 8:00PM

Oumou Sangaré

Since the release of her debut album Moussoulou in 1989, there’s been no respite for the Malian singer Oumou Sagnaré. Notable waymarks on her rich and fruitful journey include some of the most definitive recordings in the history of contemporary African music, all released on the World Circuit label.

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THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2022 at 7:30PM

Jorge Drexler

Jorge Drexler is an Uruguayan musician and singer-songwriter with a long professional career linked to Music and Performing Arts. During his career, he has recorded fourteen studio albums and has toured all over the world, which has allowed him to know and appreciate different territories and cultures.

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FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2022 at 8:00PM

The Hot Sardines

Fueled by the belief that classic jazz feeds the heart and soul, The Hot Sardines are on a mission to make old sounds new again and prove that joyful music can bring people together in a disconnected world. 

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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2022 at 3:00PM

Sugar Skull: A Día de Muertos Musical Adventure!

Meet Sugar Skull, a charismatic candy skeleton determined to help a 12-year-old girl get closer than ever before to her family's rich traditions. SUGAR SKULL! is a colorful, musical family adventure that celebrates the rich traditions of Día de los Muertos, and the vibrant heart of Mexican culture. 


Sugar Skull! es una aventura alegre y sincera que se adentra en la riqueza de las tradiciones del Día de los Muertos. Con una compañía de talentosos músicos y bailarines, esta colorida producción es el entretenimiento perfecto en este otoño para el público juvenil y familiar.

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FEBRUARY 23 – MARCH 12, 2023

Wise Children’s

Wuthering Heights

A National Theatre, Wise Children, Bristol Old Vic and York Theatre Royal co-production

In association with Berkeley Repertory Theater

 

Based on the novel by Emily Brontë

Adapted and directed by Emma Rice 

Rescued from the Liverpool docks as a child, Heathcliff is adopted by the Earnshaws and taken to live at Wuthering Heights. He finds a kindred spirit in Catherine Earnshaw and a fierce love ignites. When forced apart, a brutal chain of events is unleashed.

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FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 2023 at 8:00PM

Randall Goosby

American violinist Randall Goosby is acclaimed for the sensitivity and intensity of his musicianship alongside his determination to make music more inclusive and accessible, as well as bringing the music of under-represented composers to light.

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FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2022 at 8:00PM

Indigenous Liberation

A Native American and Canadian collective filled with jubilant dance and colorful regalia honoring the legacies of their elders, Indigenous Liberation is an intertribal production featuring songs, stories, and dances, led by champion pow wow dancers. 

TICKETS & INFO

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2022 at 8:00PM

Oumou Sangaré

Since the release of her debut album Moussoulou in 1989, there’s been no respite for the Malian singer Oumou Sagnaré. Notable waymarks on her rich and fruitful journey include some of the most definitive recordings in the history of contemporary African music, all released on the World Circuit label.

TICKETS & INFO

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 10, 2022 at 7:30PM

Jorge Drexler

Jorge Drexler is an Uruguayan musician and singer-songwriter with a long professional career linked to Music and Performing Arts. During his career, he has recorded fourteen studio albums and has toured all over the world, which has allowed him to know and appreciate different territories and cultures.

TICKETS & INFO

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2022 at 7:30PM

David Sedaris

David Sedaris is the bestselling author of the books Calypso,Theft By Finding, Let's Explore Diabetes with Owls, Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk, When You Are Engulfed in Flames, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Holidays on Ice, Naked, and Barrel Fever. He is a regular contributor to The New Yorker and BBC Radio 4. 

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FRIDAY, APRIL 14, 2023 at 8:00PM

The Moth

The quintessential Moth experience, a two-act show where five tellers and a notable host share true personal stories, without notes.  

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Bard at The Gate: Season 22-23

BARD AT THE GATE announces 3rd season: 4 plays by women, including U.S. Poet Laureate Joy Harjo.
Season begins October 19 with SHAPESHIFTER by Laura Schellhardt
Also new this season: all productions streamed by BROADWAY ON DEMAND.

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Paula Abreu named new Director of Special Programming

Abreu takes on role of Presented Events Curator following 60-year tenure of Bill Lockwood. 

We are thrilled to welcome Paula Abreu who will begin to work with McCarter’s Artistic team this summer, joining the company full-time in September 2022.

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McCarter announces 2022-2023 season

McCarter has announced its 2022-23 season featuring a robust lineup of theater, music, dance, comedy, spoken word, and family programming - and a special Toni Morrison project in partnership with Princeton University. The artists and stories shared are joyous, thought-provoking, moving, invigorating, and mostly brand new to McCarter.

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