What You Need to Know About the Westport Country Playhouse

Westport Country PlayhouseLooking for a fun date night idea during your visit to Greenwich? Look no further than the Westport Country Playhouse!

This nationally recognized theater is a non-profit organization that puts on some of the most entertaining and professional productions in the region. They keep their doors open year-round for any visitors who wish to enjoy a fantastic show in a welcoming and community-centered environment. Here is everything you need to know about the theater and what to expect this season!

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The Westport Country Playhouse Mission

The mission of the Westport Country Playhouse is to enrich, enlighten, and engage the community through the power of professional theater that is “worth talking about.” They want to provide a welcoming experience on their campus that will encourage their guests to return again and again.

Westport Country Playhouse Calendar

Interested in seeing a show? Take a look at the 2017 season calendar and find which productions you won’t want to miss!

Appropriate (August 15th-September 2nd)

Every family has its secrets, and this fact becomes unearthed during this jaw-dropping production. After their father’s death, the Lafayette children gather at his crumbling estate. During their visit, they uncover a haunting relic of their father’s mysterious past. This award-winning play is a hilarious journey that you won’t soon forget.

Sex With Strangers (September 26th-October 14th)

This real-life show follows the path of young lovers and the twists and turns they experience in their modern relationship. When a young blogger, Ethan, meets a beautiful and thirty-something novelist, romance sparks. However, their ambitions turn dark and they begin to realize that self-reinvention is just a click away.

Romeo and Juliet (October 31st-November 19th)

Experience the world’s most famous love story right on the stage of the Westport Country Playhouse! Shakespeare’s most widely recognized characters come to life in the tale of star-crossed lovers born into a violent world. Their families are at war, but nothing will tear them apart. Does love really conquer all? Find out in this classic theater journey that will leave you speechless and wanting more!

Family-Friendly Experiences

Taking your kids to the theater is a great way to introduce them to the arts and help them foster an appreciation for professional performances. That’s why the Westport Country Playhouse includes family-friendly experiences for their younger visitors. The Together at the Table Family Dinner is a fun and affordable option that includes a communal dinner, a casual conversation about the theater, and a performance after the meal.

Return to Your Home-Away-From-Home at the Stanton House Inn

Westport Country Playhouse After a fine evening at the Westport Country Playhouse, return to our historic bed & breakfast near NYC for some much-needed relaxation.  Unlike typical Greenwich hotels, the historic Stanton House Inn provides its guests with a one-of-a-kind lodging experience in an elegant and sophisticated atmosphere.

You will enjoy well-appointed guest rooms adorned in posh-era charm, a complimentary continental breakfast, and warm hospitality. Plus, we are the only accommodation in the region to offer guests with an outdoor pool! It’s everything you need plus more to make memories that will last a lifetime.

Book your next vacation at the Stanton House Inn today!

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