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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged)

by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield Directed by Aaron White

September 12 - October 6, 2019

This irreverent, fast-paced romp through Shakespeare’s plays was London’s longest running stage comedy and a hit at theatres all over the world! Join three of BTE’s goofiest actors as they weave their wicked way through all of Shakespeare’s Comedies, Histories and Tragedies in one wild ride that will leave you breathless and helpless with laughter.

REMEMBERED: A Play Inspired by the Old Rosemont Cemetery

Created by David A. Miller with Kamryn Felty, Emily James, Dano Madden, Kali Morgia, Chelsea Soto, Chris Thorne, Reagan Venturi, and Somer Walsh Directed by Daniel Roth

October 17 - 20, 2019

Join actors from BTE and Bloomsburg University Players in a twilight walk through the Old Rosemont Cemetery. Participants will experience vignettes inspired by our neighbors who have been laid to rest.

Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley

By Lauren Gunderson & Margot Melcon Directed by Andrew Hubatsek

November 29 - December 29, 2019

Brainy Mary Bennet, while on a Christmas visit to her sister’s English country estate, bumps into the equally brainy (and handsome!) Arthur de Bourgh. You’ll be rooting for them to get their heads out of their books and under the mistletoe in this rollicking holiday confection. This unofficial sequel to Pride & Prejudice has been a hit at theatres from coast to coast!

The Children

by Lucy Kirkwood Directed by Morgan Kauffman & Daniel Roth

January 16 - February 2, 2020

In the wake of a recent disaster, three retired nuclear scientists work to confront the effects of their actions on future generations. This critically-acclaimed, slow burn thriller will feature company founder Laurie McCants in her final MainStage role as a full-time ensemble member alongside fellow founders Elizabeth Dowd and James Goode.

Airness

by Chelsea Marcantel Directed by Eric Wunsch

March 26 - April 19, 2020

Follow newcomer Nina as she learns the ropes in the wacky world of competitive air guitar. This hilarious, concert-like new play that celebrates the freedom of creativity and live performance. Equal parts vulgar and heartfelt, Airness will thrill audiences who hooted and hollered at rock and roll attitude of The Legend of Georgia McBride.

Broadway in Bloom

April 30th-May 3rd, 2020

It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that swing. Join former intern and lauded BTE guest artist Sophie Schulman (The Diary of Anne Frank) for an evening of classic Broadway showtunes, featuring a cast of professional musical theatre performers. This night of song is sure to get your toes tapping.

Luna Gale

by Rebecca Gilman, Directed by Eric Wunsch

May 28 - June 14, 2020

A veteran social worker tries to mitigate a difficult custody battle over baby Luna between her teen parents recovering from meth addiction and Luna’s fundamentalist Christian Grandmother. Ripped from the headlines, this challenging, provocative drama sensitively explores the complex topics of faith, family, bureaucracy, and addiction.

The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe

By CS Lewis, adapted by Joseph Robinette Directed by Amy Rene Byrne

July 16 - August 2, 2020

One rainy day, Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy Pevensie stumble across a wardrobe in the home of Professor Kirke. But this is no ordinary piece of furniture. Inside is a gateway to the magical land of Narnia, where it is always winter. Their fantastic journey home is among the most beloved tales in history. Featuring a cast of local and regional kids alongside professional adults. One of BTE’s biggest family hits makes its triumphant return!