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Peter and the Starcatcher - 2013 - US Tour

In this innovative and imaginative new play, based on The New York Times best selling Disney-Hyperion novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, a company of twelve actors plays more than a hundred unforgettable characters, all on a journey to answer the century-old question: How did Peter Pan become The Boy Who Never Grew Up? This epic origin story of one of popular culture�s most enduring and beloved characters proves that an audience�s imagination can be the most captivating place in the world.

The Broadway premiere of Peter and the Starcatcher opened to rave reviews at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre (256 West 47 Street) on April 15, 2012. The production has garnered nine Tony Award� nominations, including Best New Play, Best Original Score, Best Director of a Play and many more.

Peter and the Starcatcher, will embark on a national tour, opening in August 2013 at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House in Denver, CO.


Heinz Hall

(Pittsburgh, PA)
600 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Peter and the Starcatcher US Tour Cast


by The Chaos Twins - May 5, 2021
Tune in today, May 5 (4pm ET) to watch the Season 1 finale episode of The Chaos Twins with Sasha Hutchings and Nik Walker. What's it all about? 'In a world of extremes, where the divides are deep and the struggles are real, sometimes, the only way back to the calm... is Chaos,' say Sasha and Nik.
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