The Fantasticks Opens Town Players of New Canaan 77th Season

data blogAugust 17, 2023

The Town Players of New Canaan will begin its 77th season on Saturday, August 26 with the musical The Fantasticks kicking off the troupe’s 2023-2024 schedule.

The Fantasticks, a charming romantic comedy about two fathers who pretend to feud to trick their children into falling in love, will be at the Powerhouse Theatre in Waveny Park for a nine-show run from August 26 through September 10.

Produced by Peggi De La Cruz and Maryann Ramos, The Fantasticks will open the season with an 8 p.m. show on August 26, followed by a matinee performance on Sunday, August 27 at 2 p.m. The rest of the schedule is Friday, September 1, 8 p.m.; Saturday, September 2, 8 p.m.; Monday, September 4, 2 p.m.; Thursday, September 7, 8 p.m.; Friday, September 8, 8 p.m.; Saturday, September 9, 8 p.m.; Sunday, September 10, 2 p.m.

Tickets for every performance of The Fantasticks can be purchased here.

Five other shows will be performed by The Town Players of New Canaan during the season. The musical The Toxic Avenger is scheduled for October 13-28; A Christmas Story from December 1-17; Puffs from February 23 to March 10; Alice’s Adventures from April 26 to May 12; and Eurydice from June 7-23.

The Fantasticks Opens Town Players of New Canaan 77th Season