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THE LATEST FROM BERKELEY PLAYHOUSE
Pirates of Penzance: A Rockin’ and Rollin’ Adventure

Berkeley Playhouse presents an adaptation of Gilbert and Sullivan’s most popular work, The Pirates of Penzance, transformed into a late 50s early 60s rock musical! Performed by students in Berkeley Playhouse’s educational program, The Imagination Players. Click here to read more…

2014/15 Winter Classes

Winter Classes

Web PP Best Of 2014 Logo GoldBAP_Family Favorite 2014 copyfor students in grades K – 12

Most Winter Classes will be based on our MainStage show, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown. Some classes will be inspired by the untold tales of our favorite Disney characters in a story called Disenchanted. Join the entire peanut gang on an exciting adventure highlighting our favorite comic strip stories and skits!  Young actors will bring these iconic characters to life through the magic of theatre-making, singing, dancing and creative storytelling.

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You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

For more than 60 years, Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the whole Peanuts gang have been making childhood just a little more wonderful. Now you can bring your family to enjoy the live stage version You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown when the two-time Tony Award-winning musical comes to Berkeley Playhouse. The play brings to life some of the gang’s most memorable situations with appearances from the Kite-Eating Tree, the Little Red-Haired Girl, Lucy’s psychiatry booth, and Snoopy’s battles with the Red Baron. 

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Hairspray

The winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical, this family-friendly musical is replete with laughter, romance, and deliriously tuneful songs. It’s plus-sized teen Tracy Turnbald time to shine when she suddenly becomes a dance superstar on the popular Corny Collins Show! Not dissuaded by fame, and with morals as high as her bouffant, Tracy uses her new star power to fix the personal and social plights affecting 1962 Baltimore. Loaded with energetic and infectious songs including “Good Morning Baltimore,” and “You Can’t Stop The Beat!”

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Fiddler On The Roof

With a jubilant and masterful score including “If I Were a Rich Man,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” “Sunrise, Sunset,” “Tradition” and “To Life,” Fiddler on the Roof taps into themes that touch us all: family, tradition and changing social values. It’s the story of Tevye, a dairyman in a small Russian village who tries to maintain the Jewish religious customs of his ancestors while his daughters yearn to adapt to modern ways. When dangerous forces threaten the village’s traditional way of life, Tevye’s faith and love for his family give him strength to fight for his home and his people. Based on the classic stories of Sholem Aleichem, the musical won nine Tony Awards on Broadway and continues to be an audience favorite year after year.

 

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