Playhouse On The Square

Playhouse On The Square

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Detail Most shows last approximately 2 hours.
Detail Appropriate for All Ages
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Experience the best of the theater industry during your next trip to Memphis, TN at the Playhouse on the Square!

This immaculate and expansive theater house is home to some of the greatest productions that Memphis has ever seen. Just a few of the notable plays that have performed here include Peter Pan and Dreamgirls. Those who love theater are bound to have a blast with some of their favorites performed by talented locals.

The theater itself is beautiful, featuring a very sleek and modern look from the outside. Then, once guests step inside its walls, they'll be able to take in the true atmosphere of this sprawling theater. The theater is comprised of more than 340 seats arranged in a stadium style for great views no matter where you are sitting. There's also an orchestra pit and balcony with boxes including a rooftop terrace for mingling.

The real jewel of this theater, though, is the shows that are put on there. The Playhouse on the Square has its own troupe of professional actors who are sure to put on a fantastic show.  Each of them pours passion and dedication into their roles, truly creating a captivating event for those who attend. 

2019 Shows at the Playhouse Theater:

  • Matilda (June 27 - July 14, 2019)
    Follow the astounding story of Matilda, a telekinetic girl who uses her abilities to stand up against a cast full of cruel adults, from her parents to the headmistress of her school. This play is based on the classic tale from beloved children's author, Roald Dahl. 
  • Kinky Boots (August 9 - September 1, 2019)
    Enjoy amazing talent and an original score by the talented legend Cyndi Lauper with Kinky Boots! This musical follows the story of Charlie and his new inheritance - a shoe factory. It's up to Charlie to restore the factory to its previous glory and avoid being shut down. Joined by Lola, a high-heel-wearing drag queen and cabaret performer, Charlie's adventures are sure to entertain. 
  • On Golden Pond (September 20 - October 6, 2019)
    Follow the story of Norman and Ethel Thayer, a charming couple in the midst of their 'golden years'. With an old house on the lake to their name, this couple must navigate a growing relationship and the process of growing older themselves. 

There are so many amazing shows to see during each season held at the Playhouse on the Square. Enjoy some awesome local Memphis, TN theater with these unforgettable performances. 

Frequently Asked Questions for Playhouse On The Square:
  • Approximately how long is the Playhouse On The Square?
    Shows last approximately 2 hours.
  • In what theater is the show held?
    Playhouse on the Square.
  • What is the length of intermission at Playhouse On The Square?
    Intermission lasts approximately 15 minutes.
  • What type of parking do you have?
    The venue offers free parking.