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THE 2016-17 SEASON - Exciting New Season!  Exciting New Plays!

2016-17 Subscriptions - Subscribe and get one ticket to each of the four shows in the Subscription Series, plus a BONUS ticket to bring a friend. Read more about Subscriptions.

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A Christmas Carol

Dec 9 - 11, 2016

Don’t miss The Public Theatre’s critically acclaimed holiday production! Rediscover the magic of theatre, when six actors and a fiddler bring Charles Dickens’ classic story to life in a way you’ve never imagined and will never forget. All children 18 and under only $5!

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Under the Skin

Jan 27 - Feb 5, 2017

This deeply funny, powerful and moving new play about parents and children explores the truth about this most complicated connection. Read more>>

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Wrong for Each Other

Mar 17 - 26, 2017

Imagine the essence of Mad about You meets the witty banter of Seinfeld in this hip and charming romantic comedy filled with the wisdom of hindsight. By the author of The Ladies Foursome. Read More >>

 

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Ripcord

May 5 - 14, 2017

Imagine The Odd Couple meets The Golden Girls when two feisty widows wage war with each other over the most desirable room in a retirement home in this hilarious and high-stakes new comedy from the Pulitzer Prize winning author of Fuddy Meers and Good People.  Read more >>

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2016 Manhattan Short Film Festival

Sep 23 - 24, 2016

Attention all film lovers and film makers:

The Public Theatre will be hosting the extraordinary global MANHATTAN SHORT film festival. Ten short films selected from over 600 entries from around the world will be screened across the world and in all 50 states over a one week period and as an audience member YOU will get to cast your vote for the winner.

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Last Gas

Oct 14 - 23, 2016

Love is lost and found in Northern Maine, in this very funny and touching comedy by the author of Almost, Maine.  Read more >>

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Lawn & Disorder

Nov 4 - 6, 2016

National headlining comedians Karen Morgan & Jim Colliton join together in this hilarious show about married life as we know it.  Read more>>

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Fill Up the Tank and Go See ‘Last Gas’

10/05/2016 1:52am

The Public Theatre’s season officially begins October 14-23 with Maine playwright John Cariani’s most recent play, LAST GAS. Filled with humor, warmth and a love of the Red Sox, love is lost and found in Northern Maine, in this funny, touching and thoughtful comedy, by the author of Almost, Maine

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