Arizona Theatre Company at Tempe Center for the Arts

October 20, 2023 - June 9, 2024
Tempe Center for the Arts

Event Summary

Arizona Theatre Company’s 56th Season kicks off in October 2023 at Tempe Center for the Arts. The 2023-2024 schedule presents five mainstage shows – including a big holiday musical spectacular perfect for all ages – with nearly 100 performances at TCA. Each title in this grand slam lineup is either a Tony Award-winner or nominee, a Pulitzer Prize finalist, or has been adapted into a blockbuster film.   

Oct. 20-Nov. 5, 2023: Barefoot in the Park

The classic American romantic comedy Barefoot in the Park by the godfather of funny, Neil Simon, kicks off ATC’s 56th Season. Among the top ten longest-running non-musical plays in Broadway history, this irresistible play of “opposites attract” brings laughter and relatable fun to the stage.  

Dec. 8-30, 2023: Scrooge!

Next up, enjoy the holiday musical extravaganza Scrooge!, created by Oscar- and Grammy-winning and Tony-nominated composer Leslie Bricusse. This enchanting show based on Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is filled with memorable and impressive songs the likes of which Bricusse wrote for Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. Set to be an annual tradition, Scrooge is perfect for the whole family.  

Feb. 16-March 3, 2024: Intimate Apparel

Two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning author Lynn Nottage’s play Intimate Apparel tells of a turn-of-the-last-century African-American seamstress who finds great business success making undergarments for socialites and women of the night alike.

March 29-April 14, 2024: Master Class

 The Tony-winning play by Terrence McNally, tells the story of the uncompromising opera diva Maria Callas as she delivers a life altering master class to students at an elite opera training program.   

May 24-June 9, 2024: True West

Finally, Sam Shepard’s Pulitzer finalist and Tony-nominated play True West – a Cain vs. Abel story of brotherly love and intense rivalry set against the Hollywood Dream – brings a hilarious, twisted story as two very different siblings taunt and dare each other to walk in the other’s shoes. 

For the best seats, season ticket and flex pass advantage subscriptions are available now at atc.org/subscribe. Single tickets go on sale in mid-August. 

Have questions? Contact the Arizona Theatre Company Box Office at 833-ATC-SEAT (833-282-7328) or by email at [email protected].

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