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Steve Martin's The Wasp and Other Plays
6 Shows August 19-27, 2016

Fridays & Saturdays 8pm
Sunday Aug 21 2pm
Thursday Aug 25 8pm

$20 Friday & Saturday
$17 Thursday & Sunday

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September 16-
October 1,
October 21
-November 5,
Auditions for Night of the Living Dead
August 21, 22, & 23  2016 7pm
We are hosting open auditions for our Holiday show "It's A Wonderful Life". Director Bill Lee is looking to fill most roles. No preperation is
necessary as auditioners will be asked to read from the script. It's A Wonderful Life runs for 10 performances December 2-17, 2016

All roles are open except for the role of Henry Potter.

Visit our
Audition Page to get specific character descriptions and specific audition instructions.
September 9,
11-19,- 2016
2-17, 2016
Don't Feed the Actors Improv Comedy Show
Saturday September 3, 2016 8PM
The crazy kids of Don't Feed the Actors make their Central New
York Playhouse debut.  DFtA specializes in audience interactive
improv and is one of the longest running improv troupes in Central
New York.  Having toured all over Central New York their large
stable of theatrically trained actors rotate in and out of each show,
ensuring a unique experience each time.
 They are scheduled to
come back 9 times in 2016.
$10 Advance $12 Door.    Click here for
more on DFtA.  
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Steve Martin's Wasp and Other Plays
6 Performances August 19-27, 2016
Steve Martin's Wasp and Other plays runs for 6 performances August 19-27,
2016.  Fridays, and Saturdays at 8pm, Sunday August 21, 2016 at 2pm, &
Thursday August 25, 2016 at 8pm. Early Bird Pricing ends August 14, 2016.
Call 315-885-8960 for reservations.

Plot:  The summer one act series allows for multiple directors and casts to
work together to put together a night of several one act plays. This year we
turn to author Steve Martin and his collection "Wasp and other plays" Several
different directors will take on one act plays including Guillotine, Patter for a
Floating Lady, Wasp & Zig Zag Woman. Early Bird tickets run until August 14,
2016. Visit for more information
Show Only Tickets
One Night Music Series:  Kappa
Our one night original music series continues with
Kappa  $10 Advance, $12 Door.  Doors open at
7:30 Show at 8pm.
Friday September 2, 2016 8PM
All credit cards are charged a small convenience
charge.  All Tickets are held at the door under the
name of purchaser.
Abel Searor Cabaret
The man usually behind the piano, Abel Searor will
performin this solo cabaret.  More details tba.  $10
Advance tickets, $12 Door.
Friday September 9, 2016 8PM
All credit cards are charged a small convenience
charge.  All Tickets are held at the door under the
name of purchaser.
September 2,
September 10,
Cuse Comedy Championships with Moody McCarthy
Finals September 10th Doors open 7:30 Show at 8PM
Cuse Comedy Championships feat. Moody McCarthy​is set.  Over 80 comics
from all over Central New york appeared in Cuse Comedy Showcase​
throughout the year at The Central New York Playhouse​. The top 24 appeared
in the Cuse Comedy Championships Opening Rounds August 11,12,13 2016​.
Now we are down to the top 6 who will battle it out September 10, 2016 for the
right to be called the 2016 Cuse Comedy Champion. Headlining the event is
Syracuse Native Moody McCarthy​ who has appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live​
and Late Show with David Letterman​. Hosting the show is 2015 Cuse Comedy
Champion Corey Smithson.

Competitors: Madelein Smith, Larry O'Grady, Will Phillips, RJ McCarthy, James
Fedkiw, & Justin Jackson

Host: 2015 Cuse Comedy Champion Corey Smithson

Headliner: Moody McCarthy