Advice To The Players

This company has been performing Shakespeare since 1999. For tickets call: (603) 284-7115 or email

• “The Ballad of Daphnis and Chloe,” by Carmen Maria Mandely, July 10, 11, 16 and 18 and Shakespeare’s “The Comedy of Errors” Aug. 6-15 at Quimby Park in Sandwich.

• Shakespearience camps. Online: July 5-16 (two sessions for ages 8-12 and 13 - 17) Theater camp: July 19-30 (three sessions for ages 5-7, 8-12 and 13-17). For more, go to

Arts In Motion Theater Co.

Community theater and theater camp. For tickets, go to and click on “Buy Tickets.”

• “James and the Giant Peach,” by Timothy Allen McDonald based on Roald Dahl’s book, June 24, 25, 26, July 1, and 2 at 7 p.m. and June 26, 27 and July 3 at 2 p.m. at the Ham Arena at 87 West Main St. in Conway Village.

•  Youth theater camp for ages 6-14 on Aug, 2-27, from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. at Pine Tree School in Center Conway. Performances every Friday at 4 p.m. Session 1: “Sleeping Beauty,” Aug 2-6; Session 2: “Jack and the Beanstalk,” Aug 9-13; Session 3: “Rapunzel,” Aug 16-20; Session 4: “Treasure Island,” Aug 23-27.

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The Barnstormers Theatre

Barnstormers, located at 104 Main St. in Tamworth, is the oldest ongoing professional summer theater in the United States. For tickets, email or call (603) 323-8500.

• “Our Town,” by Thornton Wilder, July 27-31 at 7:30 p.m. and July 31 at 2 p.m.

• “Far From Canterbury,” a new contemporary musical by Danny K. Bernstein based on “The Wife of Bath’s Tale” of Geoffrey Chaucer’s “The Canterbury Tales,” Aug. 11-21 at 7:30 p.m. and Aug. 14 21 at 2 p.m.

• “Popcorn Falls,” by James Hindman, Aug. 31-Sept. 4 at 7:30 p.m.

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Believe in Books

Believe in Books Literacy Foundation is a non-profit that runs Theater in the Wood in Intervale. Hosted there are children’s theater, main stage concerts, character breakfasts and the Journey to the North Pole event.

• Youth theater camps at the Theater in Wood in Intervale run fromJune 21 through Aug. 20.

Camps run in two weeklong sessions (the final session is a one-week Intensive camp for 12 and older) Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. with productions scheduled the second Thursday at 4:15 p.m. Friday is a fun day for campers. Productions are “Little Mermaid,” July 1; “Beauty and the Beast,” July 15; “Tarzan,” July 29; “Alice in Wonderland,” Aug. 12; and “Hercules,” Aug. 20.

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M&D at the Eastern Slope Inn Playhouse

M&D is a community theater producing shows at the historic Eastern Slope Inn Playhouse at 2760 White Mountain Highway in the heart of North Conway Village. For tickets, email or call (603) 733-5275.

• “Xanadu,” a musical by ELO band members Jeff Lynne and John Farrar, July 1-3, July 8-10 and July 15-17 at 7:30 p.m. and July 4, July 11 and July 18 at 3:30 p.m.

• “Steel Magnolias,” by Robert Harling, Aug. 5-7, Aug. 12-14 and Aug. 19-21 at 7:30 p.m. and Aug. 8, Aug. 15 and Aug. 22 at 2 p.m.

• “Clue: On Stage,” based on the board game/motion picture, Sept. 9-11, Sept. 16-18 and Sept. 23-25 at 7:30 p.m. and Sept. 12, Sept. 19 and Sept. 26 at 3:30 p.m.

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