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Category Archives: Events


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, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

THE FANTASTICKS at The Cape Playhouse

The Fantasticks is set to run from September 7th -17th at the iconic Dennis, MA theater. As the Cape celebrates the final days of its summer season and soaks up the last rays of sunshine before fall descends, it isn’t time to give your bittersweet adieu to Cape Cod theater just yet. The Cape Playhouse, […]


Based on Agatha Christie’s 1934 detective novel and adapted for the stage by Ken Ludwig. Summer is still in full swing at the Cape Playhouse, America’s longest-running professional theater located in the heart of Dennis, MA. An historic gem of Cape Cod’s theater scene, the Playhouse continues its 2022 season with Agatha Christie’s classic ‘whodunit’ Murder […]

Get a Sneak Peek at Cape Playhouse’s An American in Paris, Opening August 3

Al Blackstone directs and choreographs the Tony-nominated musical. The Tony-nominated dance-filled Gershwin musical An American in Paris plays Massachusetts’ Cape Playhouse August 3-13. Emmy winner Al Blackstone directs and choreographs the production with musical direction by Garrett Taylor. The Tony-nominated dance-filled Gershwin musical An American in Paris plays Massachusetts’ Cape Playhouse August 3-13. Emmy winner Al Blackstone directs and choreographs the production with musical direction […]

GOD OF CARNAGE at The Cape Playhouse

Playhouse, the longest-running professional summer theater in the country, continues its exciting 2022 season with its current production of the international comedy sensation, God of Carnage. Founded in 1927, the Cape Playhouse was reputed by the New York Times as “the place where Broadway goes to Summer.” It has seen the likes of such legends as Julie […]

The Cape Playhouse Presents ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE Starting July 6th

For those of you looking for another year of quality New England theater, The Cape Playhouse in Dennis is undoubtedly the place to be. The Playhouse is set to continue its 2022 summer season with an upcoming production of Always…Patsy Cline, which begins its run on July 6th. Proceeding Noel Coward’s Private Lives, this musical hit will further set […]