On the Boards


Actors’ Theatre
Current show: Romeo and Juliet
When, where: May 23-June 16, Schiller Park Amphitheatre, 1069 Jaeger St., Columbus
Show times: 8 p.m. Thursday-Sunday
Tickets: free (donations encouraged)
Special event: Opening Gala, Friday (May 24); doors at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m.; tickets: $100/$1,000 for table of 10; reservations required
Contact: 614-444-6888 or theactorstheatre.org

Available Light Theatre
Current show: Remain in Light
When, where: May 9-25, Studio Two, Riffe Center, 77 S. High St., Columbus
Show times: 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday
Tickets: $22.75 in advance, pay what you want at the door
Contact: 614-558-7408 or avltheatre.com

Current show: By Liang (three short ballets)
When, where: May 24-June 1, Davidson Theatre, Riffe Center, 77 S. High St., Columbus
Show times: senior citizens dress rehearsal 11 a.m. Friday (May 24, all tickets $25); regular performances 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, plus 7:30 p.m. May 30 and 2 p.m. June 2
Tickets: $29-$77+
Contact: 614-469-0939 (CAPA), 1-800-982-2787 (Ticketmaster), balletmet.org or ticketmaster.com

Current show: PJ Masks Live! Save the Day
When, where: 6 p.m. next Tuesday (May 28), Ohio Theatre, 39 E. State St., Columbus
Tickets: $28.50-$48+
Contact: 614-469-0939 (CAPA), 1-800-745-3000 (Ticketmaster) or capa.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

Evolution Theatre Company
Current show: The Vultures
When, where: May 22-June 1, Columbus Performing Arts Center, 549 Franklin Ave.
Show times: previews 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday (May 22-23); regular performances 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, plus 7:30 p.m. May 30
Tickets: $15-$20 for previews, $15-$25 other performances
Special event: Morphium Kabarett, 7:30 p.m. June 8, Columbus Performing Arts Center; tickets: $15-$35
Contact: 614-233-1124 or evolutiontheatre.org

Current show: Theatre Roulette
When, where: May 9-25, MadLab Theatre and Gallery, 227 N. Third St., Columbus
Show times: see below for remaining dates of specific collections of plays
Apocalypse: 8 p.m. Thursday (May 23), 2 p.m. Saturday (May 25)
Borgs: 8 p.m. Friday (May 24), 4 p.m. Saturday (May 25)
Cyberspace: 8 p.m. Saturday (May 25)
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

Shadowbox Live
Current shows:
Dirty Little Secrets, March 28-July 13; show times: 7:30 p.m. select Fridays, 7:30 and 10:30 p.m. select Saturdays; tickets: $25-$40, $20-$35 students/seniors/military
Leather & Lace: A Tribute to the Women of Rock, Feb. 21-June 9; 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:
Tuesdays With Mac & Winks: Whiskey Bear Comedy Festival Headliner Zach Sherwin, 8 p.m. Tuesday (May 21); tickets: $12
Hashtag Comedy: Songs and Scenes, 8 p.m. Wednesday (May 22); tickets: $7 online, $10 at the door
Ladies Who Lounge: An Improvised Music Show, 8 p.m. Thursday (May 23); tickets: $7
The Quiz Box, 8 p.m. Friday (May 24); 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

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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