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THEATRICAL EVENTS ON BANNERMAN ISLAND

Tickets: $65

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THEATRICAL EVENTS ON BANNERMAN ISLAND

Tickets: $65

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THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME
May 29, 30, 31, 2020

The Bannerman Castle Trust, Inc. is proud to announce casting for its planned staging of THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME in the Spring of 2020. The Hunchback of Notre Dame is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.

From the Oscar-winning composer team Alan Menken (Aladdin, Beauty and the Beast, The Little Mermaid) & Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Pippin) comes a lushly scored retelling of Victor Hugo’s (author of Les Miserables) epic story of love, acceptance, and what it means to be a hero. THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME showcases the Disney film’s Academy Award-nominated score.

MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING
July 25 & 26, 2020

Past Events

DRACULA
September 20, 21, & 29, 2019
September 28th – SOLD OUT


Bannerman Castle Trust presents Theatre on the Road in Dracula by Crane Johnson.
THEATRE ON THE ROAD presents DRACULA
by Crane Johnson

Everyone is familiar with the dark tale of Dr. Seward, his fiancée, Lucy, and their mysterious neighbor, Count Dracula, but here the events take on intensified effect through the heightened action and simplified staging of this fast-moving new version. This is the first play performed at night on Bannerman Island.

ARSENIC AND OLD LACE – Held over by popular demand!
August 3rd


These sisters really have a secret!
The comic mayhem of Arsenic and Old Lace, Joseph Kesseling’s most famous play, has made it a true classic. Much like Abby and Martha’s secret “arsenic” recipe, the combination of screwball comedy and gothic chills is a potent mix, sure to send a few delicious shivers up your spine – but don’t worry, we promise you won’t die laughing.

JULIUS CAESAR
July 13 & 14

Bannerman Castle Trust presents Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival in William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar.

A charismatic war hero on the brink of kingship, Caesar is celebrated by the people of Rome — but mistrusted by some of his closest friends who fear his popularity will throw the country into chaos. Plots are hatched and factions emerge, and in the end, 23 daggers and the fall of a few guilty players lead The People to violent justice. The immersive, 90-minute production, will help bring this anachronistic tale of betrayal to life.

Bannerman Castle Trust Sponsors

Past Performances

The Bannerman Castle Trust 
  • 1776, featured Broadway veterans, Craig Schulman and Kelly Ellenwood
  • The American Soldier featured Douglas Taurel
  • Rex Harrison in Hollywood featured Carry Harrison
Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival
  •  Hamlet
  • Romeo and Juliet
  • Macbeth featured Nance Williamson
  • An Illiad featured Kurt Rhodes
Just Off Broadway
  •  Camelot featured Broadway veterans, Craig Schulman and Marni Raab
  • Man of La Mancha featured Broadway Veterans, Mark Jacobi
  • Brigadoon
  • Godspell
Theatre on the Road
  • Dracula
  • War of the Worlds
  • Whiskey Woman
  • Poe’s Last Mystery

1776

An Illiad

Showboat

American Soldier

Whiskey Woman

Macbeth

Broadway at the Howland Center

Illuminations

Godspell

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