WELCOME TO DESERT STAGES THEATRE

Our home is inside Scottsdale Fashion Square, located in the food court, at the center of Arizona’s premiere shopping, dining and entertainment destination.

Our new location has greatly expanded our capacity for presenting vibrant Broadway-inspired musicals and dramatic shows, and for introducing aspiring young actors to all aspects of musical theatre production.

We look forward to sharing our NEW Desert Stages with you!

WELCOME TO DESERT STAGES THEATRE

Our home is inside Scottsdale Fashion Square, located in the food court, at the center of Arizona’s premiere shopping, dining and entertainment destination.

Our new location has greatly expanded our capacity for presenting vibrant Broadway-inspired musicals and dramatic shows, and for introducing aspiring young actors to all aspects of musical theatre production.

We look forward to sharing our NEW Desert Stages with you!

NOW PLAYING

MARY POPPINS JR

Nov 16 to Dec 23

The jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep. Using a combination of magic and common sense, she must teach the family members how to value each other again.

A CHRISTMAS STORY THE PLAY

Nov 30 to Dec 23

Humorist Jean Shepherd’s memoir of growing up in the midwest in the 1940s follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case before his mother, his teacher and even Santa Claus himself, at Higbee’s Department Store.

MAINSTAGE PRODUCTIONS

2018-2019 SEASON

Young Frankenstein
10/5 - 11/4
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Disaster!
1/11 - 2/10, 2019
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Oliver
4/5 - 5/5, 2019
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ACTOR’S CAFE PRODUCTIONS

2018-2019 SEASON

Boeing Boeing
8/24 - 10/7
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Bad Seed
10/19 - 11/18
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A Christmas Story The Play
11/30 - 12/23
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Six Dance Lessons In Six Weeks
1/18 - 3/3, 2019
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Death of a Salesman
3/15 - 4/14, 2019
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Broadway Bound
4/26 - 6/9, 2019
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The Dixie Swim Club
6/21 - 8/4, 2019
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YOUTH/TEEN PRODUCTIONS

2018-2019 SEASON

Bye Bye Birdie
8/17 - 9/16
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The Butterfly’s Day
10/13 - 10/28
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Mary Poppins Jr
11/16 - 12/23
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The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
1/19 - 2/10, 2019
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Grease School Edition
2/22 - 3/24, 2019
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Legally Blonde The Musical
5/17 - 6/16, 2019
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Gerry Cullity’s Alice In Wonderland
5/25 - 6/9, 2019
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All Shook Up
6/28 - 7/28, 2019
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DESERT STAGES ACADEMY

At Desert Stages Academy actors of all ages learn, grow and thrive. They experience every aspect of theatrical performing and production while building confidence and poise that lasts a lifetime.

CENTER STAGE

Center Stage Is an 8-week theatrical training session that showcases a Broadway favorite and introduces young actors, ages 4-10, to all aspects to musical theatre production. This mini-camp program includes auditions, acting games and plenty of singing and dancing.

THEATRICAL CAMPS

At Theatrical Camps young actors receive a high quality hands-on theatrical experience in a non-competitive, fun environment. Each session covers all aspects of a musical production, including auditions, staging and choreography. And, every Theatrical Camp concludes with a FREE stage performance for family & friends.

SPECIAL CLASSES

In Addition to our Center Stage and Theatrical Camp programs, Desert Stages is currently offering these special classes:

PRIVATE VOICE LESSONS

By Dale Yeoman

Strengthen your voice, create and expand your range while improving your performance. Training for all ages.