2017-2018 Season & Events

Following The Rep’s blowout 50th anniversary season, we’re carrying that tremendous momentum forward. Our 2017-18 season offers a bold mixture of exciting new works alongside familiar classics.​

View this season's electric offerings below!

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

September 6 - October 1, 2017

by Simon Stephens
Based on the novel by Mark Haddon
Directed and choreographed by Marcia Milgrom Dodge

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October 11 - November 5, 2017

by William Shakespeare
Directed by Paul Mason Barnes

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Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley

November 29 - December 24, 2017

by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon
Directed by Jenn Thompson

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The Marvelous Wonderettes

January 3 - 28, 2018

Written and created by Roger Bean
Directed and choreographed by Melissa Rain Anderson

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The Humans

February 7 - March 4, 2018

by Stephen Karam
Directed by Steven Woolf

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Born Yesterday

March 14 - April 8, 2018

by Garson Kanin
Directed by Pamela Hunt

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Featuring three fresh and dynamic shows, Studio performances take place in the 125-seat, black box-style Emerson Studio Theatre.



October 25 - November 12, 2017

by Simon Stephens
Directed by Steven Woolf

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January 17 - February 4, 2018

by Selina Fillinger
Directed by BJ Jones

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March 7 - 25, 2018

by Christopher Chen
Directed by Seth Gordon

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Imaginary Theatre Company

Imaginary Theatre Company (ITC) is The Rep’s resident professional touring ensemble. Through the use of literature, folk tales, fairy tales and new adaptations of classic works, ITC is committed to bringing the very finest in theatre for young audiences to nearly 20,000 students each season.


The Country Mouse and the City Mouse

Touring October 23, 2017 – April 8, 2018
Sensory Friendly Performances on April 7, 2018. 
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by Sarah Brandt
Music and Lyrics by Stephen James Neale
Directed by Suki Peters

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The Nutcracker

Touring November 13 – December 23, 2017
Public Performances December 16, 17, 22 and 23, 2017

by Sarah Brandt
Based on the story by E.T.A. Hoffmann
Music and Lyrics by Neal Richardson
Directed by Suki Peters

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Laura Ingalls Wilder: Voice of the Prairie

Touring January 9 – April 8, 2018

by Kathryn Schultz Miller
Directed by Alan Knoll

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Special Events


Meacham Park Celebration

September 25, 2017 | 6:30 p.m.

Join The Rep for the culmination of a yearlong project celebrating the history of Meacham Park! We're hosting a free evening of art, poetry, theatrical performances and dance, all based on the real stories of people who have known this historic St. Louis neighborhood through the years.

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St. Louis Food & Wine Experience

January 26 – 28, 2018
The Chase Park Plaza Royal Sonesta Hotel

The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis is proud to present the 16th Annual St. Louis Food and Wine Experience. With more than 900 wines to taste and culinary delights around every corner – this is certainly the can’t-miss event of the year!

Proceeds benefit The Rep.

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WiseWrite Young Playwrights Festival

April 3, 2018 | 10 a.m.

In The Rep’s WiseWrite Program, fifth grade students from public elementary schools learn playwriting while increasing written communication skills. The 22nd Annual WiseWrite Young Playwrights Festival will feature work by students from Dewey International Studies Elementary. The event is free and open to the public.

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Ignite! Festival of New Plays

March 28 – April 7, 2018

Watch the creative process ignite as The Rep welcomes three nationally recognized playwrights to debut exciting new scripts! Professional actors will bring these bold works to life by performing public readings of each piece for a live audience in The Rep's Emerson Studio Theatre.

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2018 London Tour

May 20 – 27, 2018

Join us for a fantastic tour of London's vibrant theatre and cultural scenes! Your tour guide will be The Rep's Augustin Family Artistic Director Steven Woolf, whose insights and company make the trip a truly unforgettable experience.

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