Give the Gift of Perseverance Theatre this Season

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Give the gift of theatre this holiday season! If you have a theatre-lover in your life we have wonderful, easy to give, and perfect last-minute gifts you can share! We now have TWO  holiday gift cards you can print out if you’re buying your gift online and would like to have a festive way to share your gift of theatre. …

Dreaming Glacier Bay – A new play by Joel Bennett – Opens Oct 27

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Dreaming Glacier Bay by Joel Bennett A True Story With Mystery at its Heart JUNEAU, AK — What draws 1920s movie star John Barrymore to sail his ship into the wilderness of Glacier Bay? Who is the couple he keeps returning to visit, and how are their lives intertwined? Dreaming Glacier Bay is a new play based on true events by Juneau playwright Joel Bennett. — See Dreaming …

The Complete Works of Shakespeare: Abridged

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The Black Box Series Presents: The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged) Play by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield Directed by Joseph Biagini With Bryan Crowder, DeAndre King, Genevieve Wiley, Rochelle Smallwood, and Evgeniya Golofeeva PAY-AS-YOU-CAN at Perseverance Theatre, Shows October 19th-22nd, 7:30pm Thur-Sat, 4pm Sunday Matinee Synopsis: All 37 plays in 97 minutes! Madcap actors weave their wicked …

Celebrating Indigenous People’s Day

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Dear Theatre Friends, Earlier this year, Gov. Walker signed a law recognizing the second Monday of October as Indigenous People’s Day. This was a holiday formerly recognized as Columbus Day, which Perseverance Theatre has not taken as a recognized holiday because we felt it was not respectful to the indigenous people of our land to do so. In light of …

The PFD Sale is Here!

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Save on Subscriptions now through October 15 ANNOUNCING OUR PFD SUBSCRIPTION SALE! The leaves are falling, the air is turning crisp, and the Perseverance Theatre statewide season has started, but there’s still time to subscribe and get the benefits of a subscription including great price, free exchanges, invitations to special events, and even become a Super Subscriber! The PFD Sale …

The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity by Kristoffer Diaz Opens the Perseverance Theatre 2017-2018 Season

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JUNEAU, AK — When the costumes come off and the music fades in the staged world of pro wrestling, what do the wrestlers really want to say to their bosses? The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity is a funny and quirky look at pro wrestling, geopolitics, and capitalism. — Chad Deity runs September 15 – October 7 in Juneau and November 9 -19 in …

Seeking Proposals for The Black Box Series

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Perseverance Theatre presents The Black Box Series in the Phoenix Theatre Is there a play you have always wanted to do? Perseverance Theatre is looking for groups or individuals with play ideas to begin the Black Box Series, taking place in The Phoenix space at Perseverance Theatre.   The Black Box Series is a pilot project exploring ways to support …

Announcing Dates in Juneau and Anchorage for The World Premiere of The Snow Child

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Snow Child, Perseverance Theatre’s Co-Production with Arena Stage to debut in Alaska in 2018 A world premiere musical based on the novel by Eowyn Ivey and Directed by Perseverance Theatre founder, Molly Smith. JUNEAU, AK — Eowyn Ivey’s debut novel The Snow Child, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, is reborn as a magical new musical that dances on the …

Perseverance Theatre’s 2017-2018 Statewide Season

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World Premieres, Classics, Comedies, and two Alaskan playwrights featured in Perseverance Theatre’s 2017-2018 season. Perseverance Theatre has crafted a statewide season of professional theatre designed to entertain and delight Alaskan audiences and feature new and classic works, favorite and exciting new actors.The season includes two new works by Alaskan playwrights: Dreaming Glacier Bay by Joel Bennett and William, Inc. by …

Treadwell Gold: A World Premiere

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Treadwell Gold June 22 – July 3 On the Mainstage in Juneau In 1916, no one knew the booming town of Treadwell–home to the largest gold mine in world–was on the brink of its ultimate destruction. In one momentous year, as infrastructure crumbles, fires rage, and war looms, young engineer George Barnett arrives in the territory of Alaska with “guts …