DADDY LONG LEGS and More Highlight Winter Park Playhouse's 2017-18 Season of Musicals


The Winter Park Playhouse, Central Florida's only professional musical theatre, announces their 2017-2018 Mainstage Series of musical productions.

Current annual subscription renewals are going on now, new annual 6-show Series subscription sales begin February 14 and "You Pick Three" mini-subscriptions, as well as single tickets, go on sale March 10, 2017.

In honor of the 15th Anniversary of The Winter Park Playhouse, all 6- show series subscribers will receive 15% off of the established price with a 6- show annual subscription priced at only $214 for Adult Evening and $199 for Senior Evening (62 years and older). Matinee series subscriptions are all priced at $163 for all 6 shows.

In an ongoing effort to serve the community, accommodate demand and make their popular musicals accessible, The Playhouse will offer two preview shows - one evening and one matinee prior to opening night- at a reduced $20 per ticket price.

The Winter Park Playhouse 2017-2018 Mainstage Series:

Some Enchanted Evening - July 28 -August 20, 2017

Music by Richard Rodgers / Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein ll / Concept by Jeffery B. Moss

A beautiful musical revue celebrating the giants of musical theatre, Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein. Featuring a collection of 34 well-loved songs from Broadway classics that have forever defined the genre including Carousel, Cinderella, The King and I, Oklahoma, South Pacific, The Sound of Music and more!

Life Could Be A Dream - September 15 - October 8, 2017

Written & Created by Roger Bean/ Musical Arrangements by Roger Bean and Jon Newton

Florida premiere! A high-energy musical comedy about a doo-wop singing group, preparing to enter the Big Whopper Radio contest to help them realize their dreams! Featuring a score of classic 60's hits including "Fools Fall In Love" , "Tears On My Pillow", "Runaround Sue", "Earth Angel", "Unchained Melody", and many more!

Daddy Long Legs - November 17-18 & November 30- December 17, 2017

Music and Lyrics by Paul Gordon / Book by John Caird/ Based on a novel by Jean Webster

Regional Premiere! A gorgeous Off- Broadway musical based on the classic novel which inspired the 1955 movie. This heartwarming Cinderella story, in the spirit of the beloved Jane Austen and "Downton Abbey" is about a witty and winsome young orphan, her mysterious benefactor and the deep friendship that develops.

Babes In Hollywood: The Music of Garland and Rooney - January 26 - February 24, 2018

Created by David Grapes/ Musical Arrangements & Medleys by Andrew Philip Herron

Florida Premiere! A magical musical about the legendary careers of Judy Garland and Mickey Rooney, from the soundstages of Hollywood to the stages of Broadway!Featuring such classics as "Over The Rainbow","Easter Parade", "But Not For Me", "On The Sunny Side of the Street","Meet Me In St. Louis", "That's Entertainment" and more!

Nunsense A-Men! - March 16 - 25 & April 5-21, 2018

Created and written by Dan Goggin

This hysterical musical comedy is the original Off-Broadway musical Nunsense with all of the characters portrayed by men! Think of it as "Mrs.Doubtfire enters the convent." The little sisters of Hoboken discover that their cook, Sister Julia, Child of God, has accidentally poisoned 52 of the sisters so they put on a variety show to raise funds for the burial.

The Honky Tonk Angels - May 11- 20 & May 31 - June 10, 2018

Written by Ted Swindley

A whimsical musical comedy, by the creator of Always ... Patsy Cline, about three gutsy gals determined to better their lives and follow their dreams to Nashville. The score features over 30 classic country tuns including "I'll Fly Away", "Stand By Your Man", "9 to 5", "Coal Miner's Daughter", "Ode To Billy Jo", "Rocky Top", "I Will Always Love You."

The Winter Park Playhouse is a registered 501(c)(3), non-profit charitable organization and proudly affiliated with Actors' Equity Association and The National Alliance for Musical Theatre.


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