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2015-2016 Season

Imagine and Discover

Main Stage performances are at the New Hazlett Theatre Performing Arts Center

Performances are typically 2 hours long.

Showtimes: Friday & Saturday @ 8:00 PM
Sunday @ 2:30 PM

Preview: All Seats $10-$15
Adult: $20-$25
Senior: $15-$20
Student*: $10-$15
*under 16 or with student ID


A Lesson Before Dying

by Romulus Linney, based on the novel by Ernest J. Gaines

Directed by Rich Keitel
March 4, 2016 - March 13, 2016



“I want you to show them the difference between what they think you are and what you can be.”
Jefferson, an African-American young man is condemned to death in a small-town Louisiana for a murder he didn't commit. His godmother persuades a teacher to visit Jefferson and teach him to die with dignity as a man. Many lessons are learned in this powerful drama on the value of human life adapted by Romulus Linney from Ernest J. Gaines’ celebrated novel.
Opens March 4 and runs until March 13

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The Giver

by Eric Coble, based on the book by Lois Lowry
May 13, 2016 - May 22, 2016

“Of course they needed to care. It was the meaning of everything.
This world premiere adaptation by Eric Coble of Lois Lowry’s Newbery Award novel stirs your memories as 12 year old Jonas discovers his special gifts and his special purpose with the aid of the Giver in this world of Sameness. But will he be successful?
Opens May 13 and runs until May 22.

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The Crucible

by Arthur Miller
Directed by Scott Calhoon

October 30, 2015 - November 8, 2015

“Because it's my name”
In late mid-century Salem, Massachusetts, accusations of witchcraft are brought forth against a troubling number of young girls and, eventually, even adult women of the town. Hysteria mounts as Danforth serves as prosecutor, judge, and jury over the accused. Audiences will be swept up in this passionate story of truth, lies, integrity, and light.
Opens on Halloween with a costume contest and runs until Nov 8.





Special Event with Animal Friends
Sunday, Nov 1 from 1:30 - 2:30 PM
Adopt a black cat or kitten in the the lobby!

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Touring Production


Directed by Natale Spanner

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Accessibility Contact
Our Accessibility Contact is Caitlin Skaff, Production Manager

The Hazlett Theater Performing Arts Center where Prime Stage performs is accessible for people with disabilities.  For information on seating and/or to request an ASL signed student matinee performance, please email Prime Stage at