By Ira Levin
January 26 - February 19 | Ted Jones Playhouse
World-famous thriller playwright Sidney Bruhl is suffering from a chronic case of writer’s block. When one of his former students shows up at his doorstep with what might be the next Broadway hit, Sidney and his wife concoct a deadly plan to make the manuscript their own. Holding the record for the longest running comedic thriller on Broadway, Deathtrap is filled with twists and turns in a series of shocking events that will keep you on the edge of your seat until the very last moment!
Saturday, February 11 at 8:00pm | Buskirk-Chumley Theater
“Oh Hai, Bloomington!” The BEST bad film of all time returns to the Buskirk-Chumley Theater on Saturday, February 11, 2023. Since its release in 2004, The Room has become a once-in-a-generation sensation, referred to as “the Citizen Kane of bad movies,” and even inspiring a hit Hollywood film, The Disaster Artist, starring James Franco as enigmatic auteur Tommy Wiseau. This is your chance to catch it on the big screen the way it was intended to be seen… with a big group of friends during a night out.
Love & Basketball
Saturday, March 4 at 7:30pm | Waldron Rose Firebay
The perfect pairing with Constellation Stage & Screen’s production of American Fast. Join us for this 90s underdog story of Love & Basketball. Quincy McCall and Monica Wright grew up in the same neighborhood and have known each other since childhood. As they grow into adulthood, they fall in love, but they also share another all-consuming passion: basketball. They eventually follow separate career paths though high school and college basketball and, they hope, into stardom in big-league professional ball.
A new play by Kareem Fahmy
March 23 - April 8 | Ted Jones Playhouse
College basketball superstar Khady Salama dreams of leading her team to the NCAA Championship. But in her senior year, March Madness coincides with Ramadan and she’s promised her devout mother that she’ll fast. When her story goes public, Khady unexpectedly becomes a role model for young Muslim women everywhere, with just one small problem…she’s lying about fasting. As the tournament unfolds, Khady is forced to grapple with her faith, family, and what it means to win at all costs.
Saturday, April 8 at 7:30pm | Waldron Rose Firebay
It’s time for Summer, or rather Midsommar this April. The unsettling terror begins when a couple travels to Northern Europe to visit a rural hometown’s fabled Swedish mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly devolves into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult. This A24 favorite won’t have tickets for long!
The Big Bang
Chart Your Adventure
Saturday, April 22 | One World at the Woolery Mill
The stars will align on Saturday, April 22nd for Constellation Stage & Screen’s biggest event of the year – so big, so earth-shattering, scientists have dubbed it: The Big Bang. Join us beginning at 5:00pm at the Woolery Mill for our second annual fundraising gala where you’ll have the opportunity to Chart Your Adventure!
Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! The Musical!
Script by Mo Willems & Mr. Warburton, Lyrics by Mo Willems, Music by Deborah Wicks La Puma
April 28 - May 14 | Waldron Auditorium
Whatever you do, don’t let the Pigeon star in his own musical production!
It’s not easy being the Pigeon – you never get to do ANYTHING! But when the Bus Driver has a crisis that threatens to make her passengers (gasp!) late, maybe that wily bird CAN do something. Featuring an innovative mix of songs, and feathers, Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! The Musical! is sure to get everyone’s wings flapping.
Mamma Mia: Sing-A-Long
Friday, May 12 at 7:30pm | Buskirk-Chumley Theater
Celebrate Mother’s Day with your Mamma Mia! Tell mom to grab her best summer dress and a glass of wine, because this time it’s a Sing-A-Long! You can only enjoy this interactive musical experience at Constellation Stage & Screen. The smash-hit film is the story of a bride-to-be trying to find her real father told using hit songs by the popular 1970s group ABBA.
Saturday, June 3 at 7:30pm | Waldron Rose Firebay
See the beloved Oscar winning indie movie that inspired the hit Broadway musical! An unnamed guy is a Dublin guitarist/singer/songwriter who makes a living by fixing vacuum cleaners in his Dad’s Hoover repair shop by day, and singing and playing for money on the Dublin streets by night. An unnamed girl is a Czech who plays piano when she gets a chance, and does odd jobs by day and takes care of her Mom and her daughter by night. Guy meets girl and they get to know each other as the girl helps the guy put together a demo disc that he can take to London in hope of landing a music contract. During the same several day period, the guy and the girl work through their past loves, and reveal their budding love for one another, through their songs.
The Moon and the Sea
A New Musical: Book by Douglas Lyons, Music & Lyrics by Creighton Irons
June 8 - 25 | Waldron Auditorium
Erin is the Moon, Charlie is the Sea. When they accidentally reunite, four years since their breakup, one thing is crystal clear: they’re still in love with each other. But Erin’s new fiancé isn’t too far from the reunion, and love can only hide itself for so long. Featuring a gorgeous score by Creighton Irons and a book penned by Douglas Lyons (Broadway’s Chicken & Biscuits), this breathtaking story captures the magic of falling in love… and the pain of letting it go.