We Don't Know What This Is Yet: From Pandemic to Provocative Theatre

Voicing Our Values

9/16/2020

During a series of strategic planning sessions between March and July with staff, board members, advisors and artists, we formalized the values that guide New Hampshire Theatre Project's work. Ahead ...

Behind-the-Scenes Update from Genevieve Aichele

8/1/2020

July 31 2020 Behind-the-Scenes Update from Genevieve Aichele via NHTP YouTube Channel. PS: Don't forget to sign up for the New Hampshire Theatre Project YouTube Channel!

NHTP Update from Genevieve Aichele - July 31

7/31/2020

It’s hard to believe that almost four months have passed since the Covid-19 pandemic drastically changed our lives. Here at New Hampshire Theatre Project, we are envisioning a new future for our ...

NHTP Proudly Presents: A Thousand Doorways

6/16/2020

New Hampshire Theatre Project is proud to present Diane Edgecomb in A Thousand Doorways Thursday, June 18 at 7 pm EDT Tickets are $25. Links to view the performance and post-show Meet the Artist will ...

NHTP NH Gives Events

6/4/2020

The NHTP NH Gives 2020 campaign will include 24 hours of programming which delves into the impact of our work as we raise $10,000 to support the creation of a new community-sourced play We Don’t Know ...

NHTP Update from Genevieve Aichele - May 26

5/27/2020

Memorial Week Update Summer Camps cancelled for 2020, upcoming events: Shipyard Project Revisited, NH Gives, A Thousand Doorways, We Don't Know What this is Yet.

We Don't Know What This Is Yet & Programs

5/5/2020

“Even, or perhaps especially, in uncertainty we can find beauty,” Catherine Stewart, NHTP Artistic Director NHTP has been making theatre with communities for over thirty years, and now in the wake of...

NHTP MainStage and Summer Update

4/24/2020

Public Performances at the theatre are cancelled through the summer BUT All of us at NHTP are working hard to get the stage lights turned back on in September. If you want to help, join one of our ...

Yes, there will be Summer Camps at NHTP!

4/17/2020

Four NHTP Summer Camps in July explore the theme of Big Little Differences: NHTP campers, in collaboration with our resident teaching artists, will be exploring all the small things they can do to ...

New Online Classes for All Ages

4/3/2020

New Hampshire Theatre Project is launching seven new online programs beginning April 6th. There are classes, seminars, and courses for all ages and abilities available seven days a week with NHTP ...

How you can stay involved & support NHTP!

3/30/2020

On behalf of everyone here at the theatre, we would like to send a very grateful THANK YOU to everyone who has sent donations. As we enter our fourth week of the CoVID-19 crisis, the NHTP staff and ...

COVID -19 Schedule Update as of 3/17/2020

3/17/2020

As of today, March 17, New Hampshire Theatre Project has officially cancelled all performances and public events until April 30. We are bringing classes and workshops online. Full schedule information...

You asked, we listened! 4th Annual Storytelling Festival

2/24/2020

4th Annual Storytelling Festival - March 6 to 22 Workshops and Performances You asked and we listened! Past participants in NHTP's Annual Storytelling Festival requested more in-depth workshops and ...

Seacoast Sessions this Sunday: Russ Grazier

1/30/2020

Seacoast Sessions Presents: RUSS GRAZIER: JAZZ SAXOPHONIST Accompanied by Jim Dozet on Guitar Sunday, February 2 @ 2:00PM To Reserve Industry Tickets Call (603) 431-6644 or Email: gen@nhtheatreproject...

Up Next @ NHTP Feb | March

1/23/2020

Up Next @ NHTP Feb | March Feb 1 9:30 to 12:30 The Art of Persuasion Civil Discourse Workshop Feb 2 2:00pm Seacoast Sessions with Russ Grazier Feb 11 7:30 The Open Mic Mar 6 - 22 4th Annual ...

NHTP Winter Newsletter

1/7/2020

NHTP Winter 2020 Newsletter includes Opening of Sherwood: The Adventure of Robin Hood, Home Improvement Campaign Final Tally, Elephant in the Room Tour, Sponsor Spotlight, On Site Education programs ...

Flash Sale: It's a Wonderful Life Tickets

12/26/2019

FLASH SALE Buy One Ticket Get Another Half Off It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play 8:00 PM Performances Thu, Dec 26 | Fri, Dec 27 | Sat, Dec 28 Use Code: HOLIDAY50 Limit 2 tickets per customer ...

Home Improvement Campaign @ NHTP

12/2/2019

December is Home Improvement month for NHTP! Here are two ways you can make a difference! The Home Improvement Campaign explained! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2xpOpkf-eJU And, here's a link to ...

Up Next December @ NH Theatre Project

11/26/2019

December is action packed at NHTP this year! Here's the month at a glance: Dec 1-31 Fabulous Find Donate Shop Dec 3 Giving Tuesday Dec 4 Community connectors Gathering Dec 7 Writing for Podcast ...

On Stage Now: NHTP MainStage

11/13/2019

On Stage Now at NHTP Opening Friday, Nov 15 at 8:00PM Pride Prejudice by Kate Hamill, adapted from the novel by Jane Austen November 15 - December 1, 2019 Fridays Saturdays at 8:00 PM Sundays at ...

Couch to Mic Open Mic Tues 10.29 @ 7:30

10/28/2019

A Couch to Mic - Open Mic Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 7:30 pm Here's the thing; A Couch to Mic show is miles beyond a traditional open mic comedy night. Why? Because Stephanie Lazenby works hard at ...

NHTP MainStage Productions for Oct & Nov

10/18/2019

October MainStage The Niceties by Eleanor Burgess Now through October 27, 2019 Fridays Saturdays at 8:00 pm and Sundays at 2:00 pm November MainStage Pride Prejudice by Kate Hamill, adapted from ...

Seacoast Sessions and Workshops

10/7/2019

This Weekend at NHTP - Oct 5 6 Seacoast Sessions Presents Randy Armstrong - World Fusion Music Seacoast Sessions is a series of intimate concerts interviews with host Kathleen Somssich Sunday, ...

The Niceties Opens NHTP 2019-20 MainStage Season

10/7/2019

The Niceties by Eleanor Burgess, an explosive new play focused on race, opens Friday October 11 and runs through October 27 with performances on Friday Saturday at 8pm, and Sunday at 2pm. The ...

October Brings NHTP Adult Educational Masterclasses and Workshops

9/26/2019

New Hampshire Theatre Project announces more upcoming workshops and classes starting in October, and this time they are for adults! Coming next: * Couch to Mic Comedy Performance Class * Let Your ...

NHTP Summer's End Newsletter

9/11/2019

So Long Summer, Hello Fall! Summer Camp Wrap, Fall Events and Programs include: Comedy Sketch Club for Middle School Students; Theatremakers for Ages 7 to 17; Ardent Girls by Amy Merrill - Playreading...

15th Annual Portsmouth Fairy House Tour

9/9/2019

15th Annual Portsmouth Fairy House Tour SEPTEMBER 21 22, 2019 10-3 pm both days RAIN OR SHINE "PROVIDING ENCHANTED HOMES FOR FAIRIES GNOMES SINCE 2004" The Friends of the South End Portsmouth Fairy ...

NHTP Youth Programs for Fall

8/29/2019

NHTP education programs for students ages 7 - 17 offer opportunities to perform as part of an ensemble, and are taught by our highly-skilled Teaching Artists.

NHTP 2019-20 Season Tickets On Sale Now!

8/19/2019

The 2019-20 Season has been shaped by Catherine Stewart in her new role as Associate Artistic Director for NHTP. “The theme Can one person make a difference? will carry through our MainStage, and into...

Thank you 30th Anniversary Season Sponsors!

8/19/2019

The board and staff of NHTP sincerely thank our 2018-19 sponsors including: Bob’s Clam Hut, JCM Management Company Inc., Heinemann Publishing, The Edgewood Centre, Pamela James Patrick Kelly, ...

NH Theatre Project Spring Newsletter

6/19/2019

Board Member Spotlight: Susan Geib June MainStage: Ada and the Engine Youth Summer Camps NHTP 2019-20 SEASON SNEAK PREVIEW: Can one person make a difference?

NHTP 30th Season Finale: Ada and the Engine Opens Friday!

6/19/2019

The final NHTP 30th Season MainStage production is presented in collaboration with Glass Dove Productions, founded by NHTP alumna Emily Karel. Ada and the Engine is the story of Ada Byron Lovelace, ...

Audition for the 2019-2020 Season

5/29/2019

Season Auditions will be held WEDNESDAY JUNE 19. Auditions slots are available from 5.45pm onwards.

White Rabbit Red Rabbit Opening & RUSH40 April 26

4/10/2019

White Rabbit Red Rabbit by award-winning Iranian playwright Nassim Soleimanpour runs April 26 - May 12. This experimental theatrical event has been performed around the world but no one is allowed to ...

Youth Repertory 2019 Spring Showcase and Open House

4/3/2019

Spring Showcase and Open House NHTP Youth Repertory Company presents: Ominous and Accurate: A Pile of Stories PERFORMANCES Friday, April 12 and Saturday, April 13 at 7 pm OPEN HOUSE, Saturday, April ...

NHTP presents Seacoast Sessions with Ben Baldwin & Kent Allyn April 7

3/28/2019

New Hampshire Theatre Project’s Seacoast Sessions continue on April 7 with Ben Baldwin Kent Allyn. Hosted by Kathleen Somssich of WSCA Radio, Seacoast Sessions is a series of afternoon concerts and ...

Elephant-in-the-Room Series: School Safety in the 21st Century - April 4

3/27/2019

New Hampshire Theatre Project’s Elephant-in-the-Room Series continues with the topic of School Safety in the 21st Century, featuring Poster 528, a compilation of readings on the issue of school ...

Spring brings NHTP Summer Camps in just 90 Days!!

3/20/2019

NHTP summer camps emphasize artistic excellence and individual creative exploration, developmentally appropriate activities, critical thinking, ensemble teamwork, and lots of fun! All instructors have...

Hone your Comedy Skills at NHTP this Spring

3/6/2019

WRITING & PERFORMING A COMIC SPEECH - Instructors: Catherine Stewart & Stephanie Lazenby on March 9; SKETCH COMEDY GROUP - AGES 12-17 Instructor: Stephanie Lazenby - March 26 to May 28 with Performances May 30 - June 2; COUCH TO MIC - Adult Comedy Performance Training - Instructor: ...

NHTP's Elephant-in-the-Room Series - The Opioid Crisis and Families March 7

3/1/2019

New Hampshire Theatre Project is partnering with their Portsmouth West End neighbor, Safe Harbor Recovery Center, on this Elephant-in-the-Room presentation. A program of Granite Pathways, Safe Harbor ...

Pulitzer-nominated Playwright comes to NH Theatre Project for the Opening of Charm

3/1/2019

NHTP’s 30th Anniversary Season continues in 2019 with Charm by Kathleen Cahill which runs March 15 - 31. Full of grace, hilarity and magical realism, Charm brings to life the story of brilliant but ...

Seacoast Sessions presents Susie Burke & David Surette March 10

2/18/2019

Seacoast Sessions is a series of intimate Sunday afternoon concerts and conversations with beloved seacoast musicians, hosted by Kathleen Somssich of WSCA Radio. The series continues on March 10 at ...

Spring Masterclasses and Workshops with NHTP

2/15/2019

NHTP is offering 3 Workshops and Masterclasses coming right up in March and April. Writing and Performing a Comic Speech with Catherine Stewart and Stephanie Lazenby on Saturday, March 9; Couch to Mic...

NHTP Storytelling Festival & Scene Study

1/26/2019

NHTP offers on-going adult workshops and masterclasses at West End Studio Theatre that are designed to allow professionals and communities members alike an opportunity to develop skills, explore ...

All in the Timing, Seacoast Sessions Launch, Elephant in the Room Begins

1/24/2019

NHTP OnStage Now Next Up in February This weekend - Jan 25 to 27 - is the last for the hilarious All in theTiming with four performances Friday through Sunday. NHTP's new Seacoast Sessions Series ...

NHTP Launches Seacoast Sessions with Cormac McCarthy

1/17/2019

Seacoast Sessions is a brand new series of intimate Sunday afternoon concerts and conversations with beloved seacoast musicians, hosted by Kathleen Somssich of WSCA Radio. The series begins on Sunday,...

NHTP Workshops & Masterclasses Jan & Feb

1/4/2019

NHTP offers on-going adult workshops and masterclasses at West End Studio Theatre that are designed to allow professionals and communities members alike an opportunity to develop skills, explore ...

Youth Programs: Winter Trimester & Summer 2019

1/3/2019

NHTP registration for Youth Education Programs is open for Winter Trimester and Summer Camps 2019. West End Players and Youth Repertory Company start January 16 and feature new themes. Summer Camps ...

Good News & Gratitude

12/28/2018

As 2018 comes to a close we are grateful for a year filled with good news generating a wave of momentum that will carry us into 2019 and beyond. In the spirit of transparency and collaboration we wish...

Up Next at NHTP: December MainStage

12/4/2018

The Winter Solstice in Story Song 2018: Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 7:00 pm - ONE NIGHT ONLY - All Tickets $25 It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play - Adapted by Joe Landry: November 14 to ...

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