Explore the human condition with a series of thought-provoking productions that face timely issues head-on. This four-show experience embraces drama in all of its forms—presenting raw and real emotions across themes of national security, race, family dynamics and autism.

Grounded

September 8 – 25, 2022

A gripping tale of a fighter pilot caught between duty to her country and motherhood; by George Brant, directed by Emily N. Wells.

A Soldier’s Play

February 14 – 19, 2023

Co-presented with Dayton Live at the Victoria Theatre, this is the exclusive Ohio production of the 1982 Pulitzer Prize-winning thriller by Charles Fuller, starring Norm Lewis, directed by Tony winner Kenny Leon.

Barbecue

April 13 – 30, 2023

Racial politics collide with family stereotypes, survival and America’s fascination with self-destruction as entertainment; by Robert O’Hara, directed by Ann C. James.

Indigo

June 8 – 25, 2023

A World Premiere Musical that explores themes of autism while celebrating the human heart and spirit, helmed by Broadway Director and native Daytonian, Schele Williams.

Ring in the holiday with cheer by adding Who’s Holiday! to your ticket package. Grown-up Cindy Lou Who will help you ring in the season with plenty of holiday spirits.

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If you’re looking for something a little lighthearted, truly heartfelt or downright hilarious, our comedy and musical experience hits the sweet spot. This three-show option brings you two world premiere productions and an unpredictable comedy for the ages.

Deadline

October 27 – November 13, 2022

A World Premiere Comedy Thriller—a bit of CLUE, a bit of KNIVES OUT, and a lot of fun—by Marcia Kash and Douglas E. Hughes, directed by Jason Podplesky.

Barbecue

April 13 – 30, 2023

Racial politics collide with family stereotypes, survival and America’s fascination with self-destruction as entertainment; by Robert O’Hara, directed by Ann C. James.

Indigo

June 8 – 25, 2023

A World Premiere Musical that explores themes of autism while celebrating the human heart and spirit, helmed by Broadway Director and native Daytonian, Schele Williams.

For the must-have holiday laughs, add Who’s Holiday! to your package and start the holiday season with raucous cheer hosted by a grown-up Cindy Lou Who.

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Mix and match three or four shows to pick the selection that’s just right for you. Choose from any of our five season productions, with the option to add Who’s Holiday! to any package.

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