The Play That Goes Wrong

A red theatre curtain with a single spotlight highlighting the words "The Play That Goes Wrong", on stage at CFRT September 7-24, 2023.

A non-stop, gut-busting hit! About the show: Welcome to opening night of the Cornley Drama Society’s newest production, The Murder at Haversham Manor, where things are quickly going from bad to utterly disastrous. This whodunit has everything you never wanted in a show—an unconscious leading lady, a corpse that can’t play dead, and actors who […]

Jelly’s Last Jam

A dazzling display of vocals and music! Take your seat at the legendary Jungle Inn Nightclub with your host, Jazz pioneer Jelly Roll Morton, for a night of music that might change his life. When The Chimney man comes to ferry Jelly’s soul away, he gets one last chance to make amends for his mistakes. […]

Welcome To Arroyos

A hip-hop theater coming-of-age story! Alejandro Arroyo owns the newest (and cleanest) lounge in New York City’s Lower East Side. His sister, Molly, has a nasty habit of writing graffiti on the back wall of the local police precinct. Officer Derek is a recent NYC transplant with something to prove. Lelly Santiago is a socially […]

Matilda the Musical

The Beloved Book Turned Film Hits The Stage! Matilda is an extraordinary girl with an appetite for books. As her vivid imagination pushes every boundary, she dares to dream a better life and becomes the hero of her own story. Based on the beloved book by Roald Dahl, this TONY Award winning musical revels in […]

The Odd Couple

The Play That Inspired The Hilarious Film! When Felix (a fastidious news writer) and Oscar (a sloppy sportswriter) both find themselves suddenly single, they become roommates to thwart loneliness and save money. Within days, their opposing natures have them at each other’s throats in a hilarious story that will ring true to anyone who’s ever found […]

Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

The World’s Most Successful Rock N Roll Musical Before the Beatles, there was Buddy Holly and the Crickets. It’s the 1950’s and a young man from Texas with big glasses and an even bigger dream is catapulting to the top of the Rock and Roll charts. With classic songs like “Peggy Sue,” and “That’ll Be […]

The Color Purple

Based on Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel! Join us for this landmark musical about a remarkable woman named Celie. All she knows is heartbreak and despair, until her friend Shug helps her realize her own self-worth. Celie uses her flair for fashion to build a better future. With a joyous score featuring jazz, gospel, blues, […]

Clue On Stage

Based on the best-selling board game and movie adaptation! It’s a dark and stormy night, and the host of a dinner party has turned up dead in his own mansion. Inspired by the board game and film, join Miss Scarlett, Colonel Mustard, Professor Plum, and other colorful guests for this hilarious murder mystery. As the […]

The Wizard of Oz

For the safety of the cast, crew, staff, and audience members, masks will be required upon entry into CFRT. Concessions will not be offered for this performance.  Based on the movie you know and love! Click your heels together and join Scarecrow, Tin Man, Lion, Dorothy, and her little dog, too. They’re off to see […]

Unofficial Bridgerton Musical Party

Join CFRT for an unofficial evening of costumes, camp, and choreography in the garden at The Unofficial Bridgerton Musical Party: A Live Listening Experience! If you loved the books, the TV series, and the recent chart-topping album, you’ll love CFRT’s Live Listening Experience, directed by Mary Kate Burke and featuring choreography by Tyce Diorio (Emmy-Award Winner- So […]