Production History

History of Patio Productions

Season 56 – 2022-2023


Youth – A Year with Frog and Toad

Murder Ballad

Youth – Prairie Lights

Ordinary Days

Footlight Frenzy

Season 55 – 2021/2022

Miss You Like Hell

I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change

When We Were Young and Unafraid

Every Christmas Story Ever Told (And Then Some)!

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

Youth – 12 Angry Jurors

Season 54 – 2020/2021 (The Covid Year)

I’ll Be Zoom for Xmas

Kings Among Men – Zoom Workshop Reading

Rogues’ Gallery – filmed monologues

Season 53 – 2019/2020

Symphonic Broadway: A Celebration in Dance

Youth – The Wizard of Oz (RSC)

Little Women the Broadway Musical

Dead Man’s Cell Phone

Sense and Sensibility

Miracles of the Season

Fun Home

Youth – The North Wind and The Vain Princess

Season 52 – 2018/2019

Jesus Christ Superstar

Youth – Annie

In the Heights

Wait Until Dark (Hatcher)

Every Christmas Story Ever Told (and Then Some)!

Greg Evans Repertory: ‘A Boy and A Girl’ & ‘Quibbling Siblings’

Youth – Our Town

Teatro Patio – Animales Nocturnos / Nocturnal

Season 51 – 2017/2018

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying!

Into the Woods

Youth – The Phantom Tollbooth

Princess Diana: The Musical



I Ought To Be In Pictures

Youth – Sweeney Todd: School Edition

The Sisters Rosensweig

Season 50 – 2016/2017

Green Day’s American Idiot

Beauty and the Beast


Youth – Mulan Jr.

1940s Radio Hour

Waiting for Godot

Beau Jest

Youth – The Third Wave

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Season 49 – 2015/2016

Becky Shaw

All in the Timing

Youth – James and the Giant Peach

Moon Over Buffalo

Tinseltown Christmas

Circle Mirror Transformation

The Fabulous Lipitones

Youth – Disney’s Aladdin Jr.

Clybourne Park

Season 48 – 2014/2015

In a Forest, Dark and Deep

Fiddler on the Roof

Our Town

Youth – Disney’s The Little Mermaid Jr.

1940’s Radio Hour

Gidion’s Knot



Youth – You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

Season 47 – 2013/2014

Young Frankenstein

Almost, Maine

Youth – Disney’s Alice in Wonderland Jr.

Mrs. Bob Cratchit’s Wild Christmas Binge

Other Desert Cities

I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change

Youth – 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

13 Rue de L’Amour

Season 46 – 2012/2013


The Music Man

The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds

Youth – Haunting Melodies

In Our Home

Sailors Song

Youth – The Tempest

An Ideal Husband

Barefoot in the Park

Season 45 – 2011/2012

The Sound of Music

Fat Pig

Little Women

The Nerd

King Lear

Youth – Prairie Lights, Lost & Found

Specials – What it means to be freezing, Welcome Home, Sonny Boy, Savage in Limbo, The Bridge

Season 44 – 2010/2011


Steel Magnolias

Death Takes a Holiday

The Beard of Avon

The Last Five Years

Humble Boy

Youth – Once Upon a Mattress, A Midsummer Night’s Dream

(Specials – Fat Pig, The Man Who Laughs, Mr. Scrooge & Mr. Dickens, Contra Zach, Sibling in

the Shadows, Night Music)

Season 43 – 2009/2010

I Take This Man

City of Angels

The Taming of the Shrew

The Foreigner

The Secret Garden

Daddy’s Dyin’, Who’s Got the Will

Youth- The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,

Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Season 42 – 2008/2009

The Farndale … Production of Macbeth

Anything Goes

A Shot in the Dark


Meshuggah Nuns

Veronica’s Room

(Youth – Cinderella, Aladdin to Oz II, The Importance of Being Earnest; SpecialsTwelfth Night, Night Music, Dear Liar)

Season 41 – 2007/2008

The King and I

Plaza Suite

The Man Who Came to Dinner

Hedda Gabler

Five Women Wearing the Same Dress

(Youth – Pirates of Penzance; Bang Bang, You’re Dead; Fractured Folk Tales; Specials- Improv!, Motherload, The Long Night of Medea Dupree, Let’s Roast the ’50’s.)

Season 40 – 2006/2007

The Mousetrap

Guys and Dolls



It Runs in the Family

The Miracle Worker

(Youth – Tricksters and Treats, Bye Bye, Birdie, The Wizard of Oz; Specials –  Much Ado About Nothing, Golden Rhythm, Six Women With Brain Death, Salute to the Andrews Sisters)

Season 39 – 2005/2006


A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

Book of Days

Chicken Every Sunday

The Tempest

The Diary of Anne Frank

(Youth – Charlotte’s Web, Fool of the World & The Snow Queen; Special Let’s Call the Whole Thing Gershwin)

Season 38 — 2004/2005

You Can’t Take It With You


Inspecting Carol

The Weir

From Bed to Worse

The Pajama Game

(Youth – Why do Heroes Have Big Feet?, Winnie the Pooh)

Season 37 – 2003/2004

Ramshackle Inn

Man of La Mancha


Light Up the Sky

Run for Your Wife

Cast Me, Tony!

(Youth – Into the Woods, Junior, The Best Christmas Pageant Ever,; Special – Jon Provost Memory Lane Special)

Season 36 – 2002/2003

Blithe Spirit

The Compleat Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)


The Dining Room



(Youth – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, The Littlest Angel, Don’t Count Your Chickens       Before You Cry Wolf)  Specials, Sandwiched Light, A Midsummer Night’s Dream; A Patio Playhouse Christmas

Season 35 – 2001/2002

The Subject Was Roses

The Last Night of Ballyhoo

I Do!  I Do!

Kiss Me, Tony!

The Cocktail Party

Lost in Yonkers

(Youth – Westward Ho!, Hark, the Teen Angels Sing, The Orphan Train)

Season 34 – 2000/2001

A Phoenix Too Frequent

Stiff Cuffs

A Child’s Christmas in Wales

The Fantasticks

The Merchant of Venice

Passing Time at the Tin Pan Tavern

(Youth – Amy’s Attic, No One Will Marry a Princess with a Tree Growing Out of Her Head, A    Winnie the Pooh Birthday Tail)

Season 33 – 1999/2000

The Sisters Rosensweig at Valley Rose Plaza

Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All for You at Grand & Kalmia

I Remember Mama at CCAE

The Innocents at CCAE

Measure for Measure at Grand & Kalmia

110 in the Shade at CCAE

Charley’s Aunt at Grand & Kalmia

(Youth – Sneakers, Just So Stories; Christmas Special A Musical Gift from Broadway)

Season 32 – 1998/1999

Spider’s Web at Valley Rose Plaza

My Three Angels at Valley Rose Plaza

A Delicate Balance at Valley Rose Plaza

Secrets – An Evening with Six Women (Three One-Acts)

Brigadoon at CCAE

Breaking Legs at Valley Rose Plaza

Youth – Puss in Boots

Season 31 — 1997/1998

Yes, We’ll Gather at the River

It’s a Wonderful Life

The Sorrows of Stephen

Night of the Iguana


The Sunshine Boys

(Youth – Aladdin to Oz, Toad of Toad Hall, Adventures of  a Bear Called Paddington)

Season 30 — 1996/1997

Losing Father’s Body

The Woman in Black

Present Laughte r

Ladyhouse Blues

She Loves Me

Black Coffee

To Gillian, on her 37th Birthday

(Youth – You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, Little Women)

Season 29 – 1995/1996

A Coarse Acting Festival

I’m Not Rappaport

The Sum of Us

The Merry Wives of Windsor

Educating Rita

Bedroom Farce

(Youth – Annie Get Your Gun, Special Milk and Cookies)

Season 28 – 1994/1995

Red, Hot and Blues Special

The Skin of Our Teeth

The Vampyre

Prelude to a Kiss


Crossing Delancey

Alone Together

Dear Ruth

(Youth – Pinocchio, Tom Sawyer, Feathertop & The Marriage Proposal)  Special – Milk & Cookies

Season 27 – 1993/1994

Coastal Disturbances (Aug)

The Devil’s Disciple (Oct)

Lost and Found

The Gingerbread Lady (Jan)

I Hate Hamlet (Mar)

An Act of the Imagination

Nice People Dancing to Good Country Music

(Youth – Heidi, Alice in Wonderland)

Season 26 – 1992/1993


The Playboy of the Western World

Dangerous Obsession

A Little Night Music

The Pinter Collection

Life With Mother

(Youth – Rags to Riches, How to Eat Like a Child)

Season 25 –1991/1992


Who Dunnit?

The Glass Menagerie

The Happy Time


Arsenic and Old Lace

(Youth – The Secret Garden, Rumpelstiltskin & the Witches, The Littlest Angel; Special Museum)

Season 24 – 1990/1991

Guys and Dolls

Broadway Bound

The Lion in Winter

A Thurber Carnival

Steel Magnolias

Play On

(Youth – The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Special at City Council—Inherit the Wind)

Season 23 – 1989/1990

The Royal Family

Wild Honey

The Little Foxes

She Stoops to Conquer

The Rain Maker

Lover’s Leap

(Youth – Sing Ho for a Prince, Night of the Pterodactyls, Wiley and the Hairy Man)

Season 22 – 1988/1989

Texas Meg

The Odd Couple (Female)

Strange Snow

Ah, Wilderness

Everybody Loves Opal

The Desperate Hours

(Youth- Tales from Hans Christian Anderson, Androcles & the Lion, Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs)

Season 21 – 1987/1988

Little Shop of Horrors

Death Trap

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

Good Night, Ladies

Something’s Afoot

Brighton Beach Memoirs

(Youth – The Ransom of Red Chief, Aladdin & the Wonderful Lamp, The Plain Princess;

Escondido Centennial Special, Hidden Valley Adventure)

Season 20 – 1986/1987


Toward Zero

Romantic Comedy

Dirty Work at the Crossroads


Taming of the Shrew

(Youth – Rags to Riches, The Ice Wolf, Cinderella of Loreland)

Season 19 – 1985/1986

Funny Girl

Bullshot Crummond

You Can’t Take It With You


A Hatful of Rain

Cheaper by the Dozen

(Youth – The Lion Who Wouldn’t, Charlotte’s Web, The Land of the Dragon)

Season 18 – 1984/1985

Born Yesterday

The Crucible

All’s Well That Ends Well

A Woman of No Importance

Seven Keys to Baldpate

The Supporting Cast

(Youth – Invisible People, Step on a Crack, Alice in Wonderland)

Season 17 – 1983/1984


Murder at the Vicarage

Our Town

Cactus Flower

A Life

The Matchmaker

Youth (Sing Ho for a Prince, Indian Captive

Season 16 –1982-1983

On Golden Pond

Life With Father

Streetcar Named Desire

Relatively Speaking


Auntie Mame

(Youth – Winnie the Pooh, The Golden Grotto)

Season 15 – 1981/1982

Chapter Two

The Shadow Box


Ladies in Retirement

The Imaginary Invalid

Forty Carats

Season 14 – 1980/1981

Philadelphia Story

Night Must Fall

Family Portrait

Hay Fever

The Children’s Hour

The Fantastics

Season 13 – 1979/1980

The Mousetrap

The Diary of Anne Frank

Bell, Book, and Candle

Twelfth Night


Barefoot in the Park

Season 12 – 1978/1979

The Roar of the Greasepaint,

The Smell of the Crowd

The Doll’s House

The Importance of Being Earnest

The Absence of a Cello

We Have Always Lived in a Castle

How the Other Half Loves

Season 11 – 1977/1978

Once Upon a Mattress

The Rainmaker

Little Women

Play It Again, Sam

The Gingerbread Lady


Veronica’s Room

Season 10 – 1976/1977

Finishing Touches

The Cat and the Canary

Butterflies are Free

Charlie’s Aunt

The Lion in Winter

Blithe Spirit

Season 9 – 1975/1976

The Prisoner of Second Avenue


C.T. Choo Choo

George Washington Slept Here

Rex Hamilton as Abraham Lincoln

The Petrified Forest

Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?

You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown

Season 8 – 1974/1975


Kiss Me, Kate

Run to the Roundhouse Nellie/

Alias Smedley Pewtree

The Fisherman and His Wife

The Hollow

Don Juan in Hell

Rancho Ultimo

The Apple Tree


Listen to Leon

Bus Stop

Season 7 – 1973/1974

Royal Gambit

Eldorado Garden Court

Under the Yum Yum Tree

The Subject Was Roses

The Fantastics

(Moved to Vineyard Shopping Center, August, 1974)

Season 6 – 1972/1973

Ten Little Indians

Arsenic and Old Lace

Berkeley Square

And the Deep Blue Sea

Season 5 – 1971/1972

Dial M for Murder

John Brown’s Body

The Man Who Came to Dinner

She Stoops to Conquer

Barefoot in the Park

The Prisoner of 2nd Avenue

Season 4 – 1970/1971

The Mousetrap

The Odd Couple

Affairs of State

The Rivals


Feiffer’s People

Pure as the Driven Snow

Season 3 – 1969/1970

King of Hearts

Wait Until Dark

I Knock at the Door

The Grass is Greener

The Innocent One

A Thousand Clowns


Look Back in Anger

Oh Dad, Poor Dad

Two for the Seesaw

Season 2 –1968/1969

The Absence of a Cello

Tea and Sympathy

The Tender Trap

Blithe Spirit

Catch Me if You Can

The Little Nut

A Lion in Winter

At the Hale Avenue Machine Shop

Season 1 – 1967/1968


Bell, Book and Candle

Zoo Story/ Sandbox

Any Wednesday

Come Blow Your Horn

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf

The Fantastics

Arms and the Man