22-23 Season

 

 

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COVID-19 POLICY UPDATE: All guests, regardless of age or vaccination status, will be required to wear masks while inside the theater buildings.

SEPTEMBER 17 - OCTOBER 16, 2022

The Wolves

By Sarah de Lappe

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

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

Between Two Knees

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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MAY 6 - MAY 28

Bulrusher

By Eisa Davis
Directed by McCarter's Associate Artistic Director Nicole A. Watson

In 1955, in the redwood country north of San Francisco, a multiracial girl grows up in a predominantly white town whose residents pepper their speech with the historical dialect of Boontling. Found floating in a basket on the river as an infant, Bulrusher is an orphan with a gift for clairvoyance that makes her feel like a stranger even amongst the strange.

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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, 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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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. 

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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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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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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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Bulrusher

Acclaimed play by Eisa Davis joins McCarter's 2022-23 mainstage season in Princeton

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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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