Whitney Players Theater Company

The Whitney Players Theater Company is a group of artists dedicated to bringing affordable, quality entertainment to the Hamden community while educating young actors through music, dance, and drama.

After his parents' divorce, Evan Goldman moves from NYC to small-town Indiana. As his 13th birthday nears, he must master the complex social circles of his new school and win friends by turning his Bar Mitzvah into the coolest party ever. Youth cast with a minyan of Rabbis to make the celebration rock!April 24-27 at the Hamden Middle School. Wednesday through Friday Performances at 7:00pm, Saturday matinee at 2:00pm. Reserved seating.
Tickets $20.  Click here to get your seats!
13”was Commissioned by Center Theater Group, Los Angeles, CA
Subsequently produced for the Goodspeed Opera House by Michael P. Price, Executive Producer
Original Broadway Production produced by Bob Boyett, Roger Berlind, Tim Levy, Ken Davenport, Ted Hartley, Stacey Mindich, Jan Bergere, Broadway Across America, Sharon Karmazin, Carl Moellenberg, Tom Miller, True Love Productions, Olympus Theatricals and Center Theater Group
Music and Lyrics by Jason Robert Brown                    Book by Dan Elish and Robert Horn 
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"Our Town" was well attended and well received.  The Whitney Players are grateful to ticket buyers, Anniversary Patrons and our sponsors - The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven and Yale University's Beinecke Library.  Here are a few pictures of the show. Click here for more pictures.

Click here to see the 20th Anniversary Commemorative Program Book.


Whitney Players Apparel Now Available!!!

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News & Updates

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Hamden Audiences Delighted by Damn Yankees! More than 1,000 people watched the 20th anniversary production of The Whitney Players, Damn…

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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat story in the NH Register

Read the New Haven Register article for the story behind the show!

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