2021 – 2022 Season

A lot has changed in our world since we all sat together in the theatre. Thank you for your patience and support as we resume producing under these new conditions. We can’t wait to see you again.

Here is what we have planned for you:

  • Middletown by Dan Clancy – rescheduled from May 2020, when it was postponed due to COVID.
  • A Very Ida Christmas  by Susan Poulin
  • Dancing Lessons by Mark St. Germain
  • Screwball Comedy by Norm Foster
  • Be Here Now by Deborah Zoe Laufer – rescheduled to June

2021 – 2022 Season

Be Here Now

Be Here Now

An Intriguing Comedy About Happiness
A pessimistic professor of nihilism develops a dangerous medical condition with a side effect that turns her into a happy, hopeful, believer in love. But what if curing her condition will return her to misery? This wise and quirky comedy asks – is happiness a choice or a pre-existing condition?

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Screwball Comedy

Screwball Comedy

Imagine His Girl Friday meets The Carol Burnett Show in this fast-paced, hilarious nod to the Hollywood comedies of the ’30s and ’40s. Filled with classic characters and snappy banter, this zany comedy will keep you laughing from start to finish.

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Dancing Lessons

Dancing Lessons

Two mis-matched souls engage in a series of dance lessons that lead them both of out of their comfort zone. Charming, touching, funny and life-affirming, don’t miss this delightfully unpredictable romantic comedy.

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A Very Ida Christmas

A Very Ida Christmas

Get ready for the funniest holiday show in Maine! It’s Christmas in Mahoosuc Mills, and Ida’s holiday spirit is so bright it could light up a Christmas tree.

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Middletown

Middletown

Middletown by Dan Clancy. Presented by Special License from GFour Productions. This joyful, funny and heartfelt new play tells the story of two couples who’ve been friends since their children’s first day of kindergarten. Thirty-three years later they reminisce about the highs, lows and in-betweens of their shared experiences.

read more
Manhattan Short Film Festival

Manhattan Short Film Festival

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 around the world will screen in over 500 cities on six continents over a one-week period. As an audience member YOU get to cast your vote for the winner.

read more
Summer Camps

Summer Camps

Theatre Camps in partnership with Lewiston Parks and Recreation Do you have a budding young star at home looking for a chance to shine? The Public Theatre, in partnership with Lewiston Parks and Recreation, is offering one week theatre camps for children ages 8-14....

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Bus Trip to the Boston Opera House

Bus Trip to the Boston Opera House

Sunday, July 10, 2022 – Wicked, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz…but from a different angle. Front Mezzanine seats and you don’t have to drive! Space is limited. Reserve your seats today.

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2021 – 2022 Season

Be Here Now

Be Here Now

An Intriguing Comedy About Happiness
A pessimistic professor of nihilism develops a dangerous medical condition with a side effect that turns her into a happy, hopeful, believer in love. But what if curing her condition will return her to misery? This wise and quirky comedy asks – is happiness a choice or a pre-existing condition?

read more
Screwball Comedy

Screwball Comedy

Imagine His Girl Friday meets The Carol Burnett Show in this fast-paced, hilarious nod to the Hollywood comedies of the ’30s and ’40s. Filled with classic characters and snappy banter, this zany comedy will keep you laughing from start to finish.

read more
Dancing Lessons

Dancing Lessons

Two mis-matched souls engage in a series of dance lessons that lead them both of out of their comfort zone. Charming, touching, funny and life-affirming, don’t miss this delightfully unpredictable romantic comedy.

read more
A Very Ida Christmas

A Very Ida Christmas

Get ready for the funniest holiday show in Maine! It’s Christmas in Mahoosuc Mills, and Ida’s holiday spirit is so bright it could light up a Christmas tree.

read more
Middletown

Middletown

Middletown by Dan Clancy. Presented by Special License from GFour Productions. This joyful, funny and heartfelt new play tells the story of two couples who’ve been friends since their children’s first day of kindergarten. Thirty-three years later they reminisce about the highs, lows and in-betweens of their shared experiences.

read more
Manhattan Short Film Festival

Manhattan Short Film Festival

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 around the world will screen in over 500 cities on six continents over a one-week period. As an audience member YOU get to cast your vote for the winner.

read more
Summer Camps

Summer Camps

Theatre Camps in partnership with Lewiston Parks and Recreation Do you have a budding young star at home looking for a chance to shine? The Public Theatre, in partnership with Lewiston Parks and Recreation, is offering one week theatre camps for children ages 8-14....

read more
Bus Trip to the Boston Opera House

Bus Trip to the Boston Opera House

Sunday, July 10, 2022 – Wicked, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz…but from a different angle. Front Mezzanine seats and you don’t have to drive! Space is limited. Reserve your seats today.

read more
Be Here Now | June 17-26

Be Here Now

An Intriguing Comedy About Happiness
A pessimistic professor of nihilism develops a dangerous medical condition with a side effect that turns her into a happy, hopeful, believer in love. But what if curing her condition will return her to misery? This wise and quirky comedy asks – is happiness a choice or a pre-existing condition?

Screwball Comedy | Apr 29 - May 8

Screwball Comedy

Imagine His Girl Friday meets The Carol Burnett Show in this fast-paced, hilarious nod to the Hollywood comedies of the ’30s and ’40s. Filled with classic characters and snappy banter, this zany comedy will keep you laughing from start to finish.

Dancing Lessons | March 11-20

Dancing Lessons

Two mis-matched souls engage in a series of dance lessons that lead them both of out of their comfort zone. Charming, touching, funny and life-affirming, don’t miss this delightfully unpredictable romantic comedy.

A Very Ida Christmas | Dec 10-12

A Very Ida Christmas

Get ready for the funniest holiday show in Maine! It’s Christmas in Mahoosuc Mills, and Ida’s holiday spirit is so bright it could light up a Christmas tree.

Middletown | Oct 15-24

Middletown

Middletown by Dan Clancy. Presented by Special License from GFour Productions. This joyful, funny and heartfelt new play tells the story of two couples who’ve been friends since their children’s first day of kindergarten. Thirty-three years later they reminisce about the highs, lows and in-betweens of their shared experiences.

Manhattan Short | Sept 24 & 25

Manhattan Short Film Festival

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 around the world will screen in over 500 cities on six continents over a one-week period. As an audience member YOU get to cast your vote for the winner.

Summer Theatre Camps

Summer Camps

Theatre Camps in partnership with Lewiston Parks and Recreation Do you have a budding young star at home looking for a chance to shine? The Public Theatre, in partnership with Lewiston Parks and Recreation, is offering one week theatre camps for children ages 8-14....
Wicked | Bus Trip July 10, 2022

Bus Trip to the Boston Opera House

Sunday, July 10, 2022 – Wicked, the Broadway sensation, looks at what happened in the Land of Oz…but from a different angle. Front Mezzanine seats and you don’t have to drive! Space is limited. Reserve your seats today.