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It is with great regret that Princeton Theatre Group announces the departure of artistic director Shannon Hill. Shannon has been with us for the last two years overseeing the very successful summer and Christmas seasons.

Festival 56 and our many fans will miss her. PTG sincerely wishes her much success in her future endeavors.

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Sorry! Wrong Chimney! at Festival 56
Posted September 18th, 2017

Sorry! Wrong Chimney! features David Tuttle, a struggling young executive who is moonlighting as a department store Santa so that he can buy his wife a fur for Christmas. He tells her he’s working late at the office, but she finds out he isn’t at the office. A suspected other woman, hypnotism, t...more

Changes in the Air at Festival 56
Posted September 12th, 2017

Changes are in the air as Festival 56 prepares for its 2018 season of live professional theater.Shannon Hill, who first came to Festival 56 as an actor in 2014, and has served as Artistic Director for the last two years, has stepped down from that position. Among her many achievements in the 2017 se...more

Boy Scouts Help Festival 56 Move to New Storage Facility
Posted September 6th, 2017

On September 2, Boy Scout Troop 63 helped Festival 56 move to new storage facilities. Scout leaders and troop members gathered at the city warehouse behind the Princeton recycling center at 8:00 a.m. to load up props, set flats, doors, lumber, and other theater equipment. The troop made several trip...more

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