On the Boards


Broadway in Columbus/CAPA
Current show: Rent
When, where: March 19-24, Palace Theatre, 34 W. Broad St. Columbus
Show times: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday
Tickets: $79-plus for standard tickets, more for resale tickets
Contact: 614-469-0939, 1-800-745-3000, columbus.broadway.com, capa.com or ticketmaster.com

Current show: Life Sucks
When, where: March 20-April 7, Studio One, Riffe Center, 77 S. High St., Columbus
Show times: previews 11 a.m. Wednesday (March 20) and 7:30 p.m. Thursday (March 21); regular performances 11 a.m. Wednesday, 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
Tickets: $20 Wednesdays, $30 Thursdays, $40 Fridays-Saturdays, $35 Sundays
Contact: 614-469-0939 or catco.org

Current show: Seussical Kids
When, where: March 23-24, Columbus Performing Arts Center, 549 Franklin Ave., Columbus
Show times: 2:30 p.m. Saturday, 1 and 2:30 p.m. Sunday
Tickets: $10 (sold out except for 2:30 p.m. Sunday performance)
Contact: 614-469-0939 or catco.org

Columbus Children’s Theatre
Current show: Tuck Everlasting
When, where: March 7-24, Park Street Theatre, 512 Park St., Columbus
Show times: 7 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 1 and 5 p.m. Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday; sensory-friendly performance 10 a.m. Saturday, March 23 (tickets $14)
Tickets: $23-$28, $18-$23 children (up to 18) and seniors (60-plus); all tickets $14 on Thrifty Thursdays
Contact: 614-224-6672 (CCT), 614-469-0939 (CAPA) or columbuschildrenstheatre.org

Columbus Civic Theater
Current show: Mrs. Warren’s Profession
When, where: Feb. 28-March 24, 3837 Indianola Ave., Columbus
Show times: 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
Tickets: $20, $17.50 students (with valid ID) and seniors (62-plus)
Contact: 614-447-7529 or columbuscivic.org

Curtain Players
Current show: Doubt, a Parable
When, where: March 22-April 7, 5691 Harlem Road, Galena
Show times: 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday (second and third weeks only)
Tickets: $17, $15 students/seniors
Contact: 614-360-1000 or curtainplayers.org

Current show: Carrie: The Musical
When, where: March 15-30, Club Diversity, 863 S. High St., Columbus
Show times: 7:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday
Tickets: $20
Contact: 614-500-3922 or cyclodrama.com

Dinner Detective
Current show: The Dinner Detective Interactive Murder Mystery Dinner Show
When, where: ongoing, Sheraton Columbus Hotel @ Capitol Square, 75 E. State St., Columbus
Show times: 6 p.m. Saturday (note: some performances sold out)
Tickets: $59.95 (including dinner)
Contact: thedinnerdetective.com/columbus

Little Theatre Off Broadway
Current show: Cabaret
When, where: March 8-24, 3981 Broadway, Grove City
Show times: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday
Tickets: $17, $15 seniors (60-plus), $13 students; all tickets $13 on Thrifty Thursday
Contact: 614-875-3919 or ltob.org

Current shows: Happy Pills
When, where: March 7-23, MadLab Theatre and Gallery, 227 N. Third St., Columbus
Show times: 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday
Tickets: $18, $15 students/seniors, $13 members
Contact: 614-221-5418 or madlab.net

(The) Nest Theatre
Current shows: various improv and comedy shows; see website for current schedule
Location: 894 W. Broad St., Columbus
Contact: nesttheatre.com

Red Herring Theatre
Current show: Grounded
When, where: March 21-April 7, Franklinton Playhouse, 566 W. Rich St., Columbus
Show times: 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
Tickets: $25 in advance; pay more if you can, less if you can’t at the door
Contact: 614-723-9116 or redherring.info

Shadowbox Live
Current shows:
Crazy Sexy Cool, Jan. 4-March 23; 7:30 p.m. Friday, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m. Saturday; tickets: $25-$40, $20-$35 students/seniors/military
Leather & Lace: A Tribute to the Women of Rock, Feb. 21-May 19; show times: 7:30 p.m. select Thursdays, 2 and 7 p.m. select Sundays; tickets: $25, $20 students/seniors/military
Lunchbox, 1 p.m. select Fridays (doors at noon); tickets: $10, $5 students/seniors/military
Upcoming shows in Up Front:
Tuesday With Mac & Winks: On Air (a salute to the golden age of radio), 8 p.m. Tuesday (March 19); tickets: $7
Hashtag Comedy, 8 p.m. most Wednesdays; tickets: $5
Quiz Box, 8 p.m. Friday (March 22); tickets: $7
Friday Night Karaoke, 10 p.m. Fridays; tickets: free
Location: Shadowbox Live, 503 S. Front St., Columbus
Contact: 614-416-7625 or shadowboxlive.org

Short North Stage
Current show: Pippin
When, where: March 21-April 14, Garden Theater, 1187 N. High St., Columbus
Show times: 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday
Tickets: $32-$44
Contact: 614-725-4042 or shortnorthstage.org

State of the Arts Productions
Current show: Always a Bridesmaid
When, where: March 21-24, Columbus Dance Theater, 592 E. Main St., Columbus
Show times: 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday
Tickets: $15, $10 students/seniors
Contact: 614-266-4562 or soartspro.com

For a day-by-day calendar of select shows in Central Ohio and beyond, visit https://lifefullofcheese.com/theatre-roundtable-production-calendar-columbus-oh/.


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