2019 Season Announced

cape playhouse 2019

Michael Rader, Producing Artistic Director of The Cape Playhouse, today announced the 2019 summer line-up for the historic Playhouse’s 93rd season. The six-play schedule will feature three plays and three musicals—including three Playhouse premieres—in a season that highlights the recent growth and development at The Playhouse. Learn More about 2019 season.

92nd Gala with Grammy Winner!

The Cape Cod Center for the Arts Board of Trustees cordially requests the honor of your presence for our 92nd Season Gala, under the tent on the lawn of The Playhouse. Intimate concert by Grammy Award-Winner Judy Collins Join us on:Sunday July 15th, 2018 at 6:15 in the eveningfor food, drinks, and friends, in celebrationof […]


DENNIS, MA (January 24, 2024) – The not-for-profit Cape Cod Center for the Arts(CCCA), owner and operator of the historic Cape Playhouse in Dennis Village, is pleased toannounce the Board’s election of officers for the 2024 term and the addition of a new trustee.Linda DeRuvo-Keegan, a resident of Silver Spring, Maryland, and East Dennis, waselected […]


From Carole King, Sara Bareilles, and Elvis Presley  To Jonathan Larson and Alfred Hitchcock, New Artistic Director  Eric Rosen Presents Lineup of All-Time Greats (DENNIS, MA – January 19, 2024) – Acclaimed producer, director, and playwright Eric Rosen, in his inaugural season at the historic Cape Playhouse, has announced a five-show lineup teeming with music, […]

Hilarious ‘Baskerville,’ a comic take on Sherlock Holmes, is on Cape through Sept. 9

Cape Cod Times A giant hound baying in the moonlight as it roams the desolate moorland of Dartmoor; a lurking escaped convict, and a master detective looking for explanations of what seems a fantastical family curse. But wait! That’s Arthur Conan Doyle’s famed story, “The Hound of the Baskervilles.” What we have at Cape Playhouse, is a clever, hilarious […]

Director, Playwright, and Producer Eric Rosen Named New Artistic Leader of Historic Cape Playhouse

(DENNIS, MA – August 29, 2023) The Board of Trustees of the Cape Cod Center for the Arts, Inc., announced today that Eric Rosen has been named artistic director of the historic Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts. A producer, director, and playwright, Mr. Rosen is known as a transformative leader and artistic innovator who creates […]

The Cape Playhouse Wraps Up the Summer Season With Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery August 30 – September 9

DENNIS, MA – Based on Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic The Hound of the Baskervilles, Ken Ludwig’s Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery is a fast-paced comedy mystery about everyone’s favorite detective solving his most notorious case. In this uproarious take on Arthur Conan Doyle’s characters and plot, playwright Ken Ludwig turns Conan Doyle’s classic into a […]

Lissa deGuzman leads Cape Playhouse’s perfect ‘Camelot’

“Camelot.” For more than six decades, since the Lerner and Loewe show first appeared on the Great White Way, that one word has been magic.  It has come to mean paradise, perfection, chivalry and true love, all wrapped up in Merlin’s mysticism.  The Cape Playhouse’s current production captures all that magic in a show that […]

Lerner and Loewe’s Camelot Leaps Onto Cape Playhouse Stage August 16-August 26

DENNIS, MA – After a 43-year absence, Lerner & Loewe’s Tony Award-winning musical Camelot returns to the Cape Playhouse. With original book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and an enchanting musical score by Frederick Loewe, this streamlined adaptation by David Lee, a multiple Emmy- Award winning, multi-hyphenate producer, features an eight-person cast and focuses […]

Directed by ‘So You Think You Can Dance’ choreographer Al Blackstone, ‘An American in Paris’ at Cape Playhouse is superb theater that celebrates dance

In 2022, Cape Playhouse patrons were mega-disappointed when the anticipated run of “An American in Paris” was cut short after only five performances due to COVID-19 among the cast. Fast-forward to this summer, when the Tony-winning musical has returned to the Playhouse stage for a complete re-run, including many of the original leads. Audiences can now luxuriate […]

The Cape Playhouse Presents Winner of Four Tony Awards – An American in Paris – July 26 – August 12

DENNIS, MA – Back by popular demand, An American in Paris returns for a three-week run at the Cape Playhouse. Loosely inspired by the Academy Award® winning film starring Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron (a Cape Playhouse alum), this thrilling ballet-driven musical has it all – song and dance, love and romance, all set to […]

Cape theaters: ‘Jersey Boys,’ ‘9 to 5,’ condensed Shakespeare, ‘Lightning Thief’ and more

Cape Cod Times Taking a little theater vacation on Cape Cod? Check out these reviews of local shows, along with show times and how to get tickets. This list is updated all week as shows hit the stages. They were just what they said – four boys from Jersey, who took the pop music world by […]