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NHTP Summer's End Newsletter

September 11, 2019

NHTP Summers End Newsletter

So Long Summer, Hello Fall!
Summer Camp Wrap
Congratulations to all the summer camp participants and teaching artists on another successful year.  It is remarkable to see what is accomplished in just one short week of camp.  Watch our summer photo video

Eric Schildge, director of the Teen Theatre Camp, said it best, "They were an ambitious and courageous group of actors who grew immensely as individuals and as a group. We gave them challenging material, and they handled it spectacularly well. I am so proud of them.


SKETCH COMEDY CLUB Middle School Students
Instructor: Stephanie Lazenby
Tuesdays, 5:00-6:30 pm
8 week session: Sept 17 thru Oct 29

Performances Nov 1 & 2

Instructors: Corrie Owens-Beauchesne and Robin Fowler
6-weeks session one: Sept 30 thru Nov 4
Performances Nov 8 & 9
Ages 7 - 11, meets Mondays 4:00 pm - 5.30 pm
Ages 12 - 14, meets Wednesdays 4:00 pm - 5.30 pm
Ages 15 - 17, meets Thursday a5:00 pm - 6.30 pm


Can one person make a difference?
Ardent Girls by Amy Merrill
Playreading & Discussion
Sunday, Sept 29, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Admission is Free

Randy Armstrong with host Kathleen Somssich
Sunday, Oct 6, 2019 at 2:00 pm


2019-20 Season Opener
The Niceties by Eleanor Burgess
October 11 -27 Fridays, Saturdays at 8:00 pm, Sundays at 2:00 pm
NHTP’s season opens with an explosive new work focused on race by Massachusetts playwright Eleanor Burgess. Beginning October 11, The Niceties, starring Genevieve Aichele and Malikah McHerrin-Cobb, and directed by Catherine Stewart, will be produced in partnership with the Office of Community, Equity and Diversity based at the University of New Hampshire. 

 NHTP is pleased to be a program partner for the 15th Annual House Tour on Sept. 21 & 22.  We hope you'll join us for a magical two days. More information at: http://www.portsmouthfairyhousetour.com/

Thank you to JCM Management Company, Inc. for sponsoring the 2019-20 Season Opener The Niceties by Eleanor Burgess as well as Pride & Prejudice, Ahthropocene, and Goodnight Desdemona 
"We love supporting great art, particularly yours! NHTP is an amazing place/idea/vision that has been producing intriguing, thought provoking and entertaining theatre for many, many years. We are so grateful to have found you." - Clement Madden, VP, JCM Management

NHTP Membership 

YOU can make a difference by becoming an NHTP Member. 

A membership runs for one year from the date of purchase.  In a way, becoming a member is like joining a creative co-op.  Your investment helps us bring you professional MainStage productions, classes and workshops, and signature series like Elephant-in-the-Room and Seacoast Sessions.   

Become a Member Now

We are introducing the Premiere Pass this season.  The Premiere pass is ONE ticket for SIX MainStage opening night performances for only $95 - that's an $85 savings!  Passes are available until October 1, 2019.  

Purchase a Premiere Pass Now


RUSH40 is back this season. Thirty minutes before any performance audience members aged 40 years and under can come to the theatre and receive a 50% discount on the regular ticket price. The RUSH40 program is only available at the theatre, and not for online purchases. 

  • Receive 50% discount off regular ticket price 
  • For patrons 40 years and under
  • 30 minutes prior to any performance at the door unless sold out
 Since 1998, New Hampshire Theatre Project has been providing nurturing professional environments for youth, artists and community members to be inspired and transformed through the art of theatre. NH Theatre Project is located at 959 Islington St, Portsmouth, NH 

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