Shows subject to change.
Curtain times: 2:00pm & 7:30pm.
Connect to Festival 56
Each year, Festival 56 proudly offers a number of special events in addition to our annual slate of productions. Please visit often as we add many wonderful presentations, events and trips through-out the year.
Late Night Cabaret!
Tickets: $8 per person in advance or $10 at the door
Join us after the curtain falls on Friday nights for a relaxed evening of laughter and live musical performances with the Festival 56 Company of Artists!
Thank You Event for Dexter and Laura Brigham
Please join the Princeton Theatre Group Board of Directors in thanking Dexter and Laura Brigham for 12 years as our artistic director and cabaret host (respectively). Both Dexter and Laura were instrumental in founding Festival 56. Please join us for a light hearted evening with a reception line, book signing (bring your book and they will also be available for purchase), memories, and of course a few songs. There will be a small silent auction as well as donations being accepted towards a "thank Dexter and Laura" tile for our donor wall in the lobby. Please help us raise the funds needed for the tile.
War of the Worlds: A Radio Play
In 1938, the panic inspired by Welles made War of the Worlds perhaps the most notorious event in American broadcast history (wwww.slate.com). You've heard tales of widespread terror when Orson Welles aired a fictional newscast of a Martian invasion of earth. Now come and experience the show from inside the radio studio, watching the actors, seeing the sound effects artist at work. The night will include:
- Costume Contest with prizes ($5.00 discount on tickets if you arrive in a costume!)
- 50/50 Raffle
- Complimentary Candy
- Other Goodies and Prizes