THE LION

MAY 14 - JUNE 5, 2016

The Lion is a mesmerizing musical memoir that candidly illustrates one man’s journey to find his inner roar. Through song and story, we follow musical sensation Benjamin Scheuer as he discovers that scars can fade into gifts, and that a family’s love spans not only decades, but continents.

ANNUAL GALA AND AUCTION

Monday, May 23 5:30 - 10:00 p.m.

LET YOUR SUN SHINE IN at the 23rd Annual Gala and Auction. Get decked out, tune in, join the tribe, and spread the love, all in the name of City Theatre!

THE LAST MATCH

APRIL 9 - MAY 15, 2016

Rising Russian star Sergei Sergeyev is pitted against American great Tim Porter in an epic showdown that follows two tennis titans through pivotal moments in their lives both on–and–off the court. This gripping, fast-paced story captures the intense world of competitive sports and human rivalry in the ultimate clash where only one champion will prevail.

2016-2017 SEASON

FIRST 3 PLAYS ANNOUNCED

The 2016-2017 season is full of the kind of theatre that pushes you to the edge of your seat. Featuring HAND TO GOD by Robert Askins, the World Premiere FEEDING THE DRAGON, written and performed by Sharon Washington, and THE ROYALE by Marco Ramirez, plus three more shows to be announced.

THE LION

MAY 14 – JUNE 5, 2016
SOME STORIES HAVE TO BE SUNG

MOMENTUM 16

JUNE 2 - 5, 2016
NEW PLAYS AT DIFFERENT STAGES

2016-17 SEASON

THREE OF SIX PLAYS ANNOUNCED
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Latest News

  • MUSICIAN-TURNED-PLAYWRIGHT SCHEUER A ROARING SUCCESS WITH THE LION

    Tribune-Review | By Alice T. Carter May 12, 2016

    Benjamin Scheuer didn't set out...MORE >
  • BENJAMIN SCHEUER ROARS INTO CITY THEATRE WITH ‘THE LION’

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | By Sharon Eberson May 11, 2016 Benjamin Scheuer knows if you aren’t paying...MORE >
  • AUDIO: “The Last Match” Parallels On-Court Frustrations with Life Struggles

    Essential Pittsburgh | April 28 2016 Listen to the audio interview on...MORE >
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