Past Seasons

Cape May Stage has been producing live, professional theater in the nation’s oldest seaside resort since 1988. Over the years we’ve had the opportunity to work with talented actors and playwrights who have left a lasting impression. Take a look at some of our past seasons and the magical performances they brought us. After, take a look at our full history!

2023 Season

Shirley Valentine Past Season
Main Stage:
  • Shirley Valentine, by Willy Russell
  • Art, by Yasmina Reza
  • The Garbologists, by Lindsay Joelle
  • A Tuna Christmas, by Jaston Williams, Joe Sears, and Ed Howard
Broadway Series:
  • Carole J. Bufford in Concert
  • Anthony Murphy in Concert
  • Amanda McBroom in Concert

2022 Season

America's Sexiest Couple Past Season

Main Stage:

  • Becoming Satchel Paige, by Dan McCormick
  • Happy, by Alan Zweibel
  • America’s Sexiest Couple, by Ken Levine
  • The Lifespan of a Fact, by Jeremy Kareken, David Murrell, and Gordon Farrell
  • One Christmas Carol, by Douglas H. Baker

PNC Arts Alive Broadway Series:

  • Dr. K’s Motown Revue
  • RESPECT: A Tribute to Aretha Franklin
  • Melissa Errico, A Celebration of Love and Broadway

2021 Season

Main Stage:

  • Ann, by Holland Taylor
  • Last of the the Red Hot Lovers, by Neil Simon
  • Adopt a Sailor – the Holiday Edition, by Charles Evered


PNC Arts Alive Broadway Series:

  • Rock’ n Radio: Music’s Biggest Hits
  • Junior Mack Sings The Blues
  • Karen Ziemba Live
  • The New York Rat Pack
  • Broadway to Italy:  Anthony Nunziata in Concert

2020 Season

Virtual Readings

  • Happy by Alan Zweibel
  • American Son by Christopher Demos Brown
  • No Exit by Jean Paul Sartre
  • Rasheeda Speaking by Joel Drake Johnson
  • Animals Out of Paper by Rajiv Joseph
  • My General Tubman by Lorene Cary
  • Two Henrys by Kenneth Jones
  • Gravediggers by Dan McCormick
  • Freud’s Last Session by Mark St. Germain
  • Adrift by Richard Alleman
  • The Whipping Man by Matthew Lopez
  • Guilty Pleasures by Ken Levine
  • Constellations by Nick Payne
  • A Song at Twilight by Noel Coward
  • Cell by Cassandra Medley
  • Seconds of Pleasure by Neil LaBute
  • American Dreamers
  • Lines in the Dust
  • Best of Enemies
  • A Line in the Sand
  • Adored You
Virtual Concerts
  • Jazz Meets Broadway Starring Ann Hampton Callaway
  • Adam Pascal: The Journey
  • Jarrod Spector and Kelli Barrett
  • Storm Large In Concert
  • Constantine Maroulis
  • Marissa Mulder
  • Anna Bergman

2019 Season

  • Heisenberg, by Simon Stephens
  • Sylvia, by by A.R.Gurney
  • Sidekicked, by by Kim Powers
  • The Taming, by Lauren Gunderson
  • Murder For Two: The Holiday EditionBook and Music by Joe Kinosian; Book and Lyrics by Kellen Blair

2018 Season

  • Erma Bombeck: At Wit’s End, by Allison Engel & Margaret Engel
  • Chapter Two, by Neil Simon
  • The Lion in Winter, by James Goldman
  • The Shuck, by Shawn Fisher
  • An Actor’s Carole, by Charles Evered

2017 Season

  • Billy Bishop Goes to War, by John Gray with Eric Peterson
  • The Tale of the Allergist Wife, by Charles Busch
  • The Gin Game, by D.L. Coburn
  • Outside Mullingar, by John Patrick Shanley
  • The Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged), by Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor

2016 Season

  • The Whipping Man, by Matthew Lopez
  • Sex with Strangers, by Laura Eason
  • Barefoot in The Park, by Neil Simon
  • Disgraced, by Ayad Akhtar
  • Buyer and Cellar, by Jonathan Tolins
  • One Christmas Carol, by Douglas H. Baker
  • This Wonderful Lifeby Steve Murray

2015 Season

  • Red Hot Patriot: The Kick-Ass Wit of Molly Ivins, by Margaret Engel & Allison Engel
  • Mary, Maryby Jean Kerr
  • The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe, by Jane Wagner
  • Dead Man’s Cell Phoneby Sarah Ruhl
  • Trying, by Joanna McLelland Glass
  • A Cape May Christmasby Marlena Lustik
  • The Twelve Dates of Christmas, by Ginna Hoben

2014 Season

  • The Mountaintopby Katori Hall
  • Moon Over Buffalo, by Ken Ludwig
  • Blithe Spirit, by Noel Coward
  • Other Desert Citiesby Jon Robin Baitz
  • Mistakes Were Made, by Craig Wright
  • Merry Melodies: A Holiday Celebration, by Marlena Lustik
  • The Santaland Diaries, by David Sedaris

2013 Season

  • How to Make a Rope Swing, by Shawn Fischer
  • Lend Me A Tenor, by Ken Ludwig
  • Boeing Boeing,by Marc Camoletti
  • Freud’s Last Session, by Mark St. Germain
  • A Walk in the Woods, by Lee Blessing
  • Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol, by Tom Mula
  • The Santaland Diaries, by David Sedaris

2012 Season

  • Uncle Jacques’ Symphony, by Dominic Hoffman
  • God of Carnage, by Yasmina Reza
  • The 39 Steps, by Patrick Barlow
  • Time Stands Still, by Donald Margulies
  • The Belle of Amherst, by William Luce
  • Poe, Times Two, by Greg Oliver Bodine
  • A Tuna Christmas, by Ed Howard, Joe Sears, & Jaston Williams

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