WELCOME TO DESERT STAGES THEATRE

Your premiere non-profit 501(c)3 community theatre in Scottsdale!

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

Your premiere non-profit 501(c)3 community theatre in Scottsdale!

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

COMING SOON

NOW PLAYING

BROADWAY BOUND

Apr 26 to June 9

Part three of Neil Simon’s acclaimed autobiographical trilogy finds Eugene and his older brother Stanley trying to break into the world of show business as professional comedy writers while coping with their parents break-up and eventual divorce. When their material is broadcast on the radio for the first time, the family is upset to hear a thinly-veiled portrait of themselves played for laughs.

LEGALLY BLONDE

May 17 to June 16

Elle Woods appears to have it all. Her life is turned upside down when her boyfriend Warner dumps her so he can attend Harvard Law. Determined to get him back, Elle geniously charms her into the prestigious law school. While there, she struggles with peers, professors and her ex. With the support of some new friends, though, Elle quickly realizes her potential and sets out to prove herself to the world.

COMING SOON

GERRY CULLITY’S ALICE IN WONDERLAND

May 25 to June 9

Join the adventures of young Alice as she explores a zany wonderland in this children’s classic by Lewis Carroll. On an idle afternoon, by chance, following a White Rabbit who disappears into its burrow, Alice herself stumbles into the rabbit hole and soon is immersed in a colorfully and exciting Wonderland.

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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In The Kingdom Of Clouds
8/2 - 4 & 9 - 11, 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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The Wedding Singer
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.