Play Logs

If you have knowledge or record of additional shows not listed here, please contact Players of Utica at 315-724-7624.  Much of our memorabilia was destroyed in the fire, May 28, 1999.

Players of Utica – Play Log – 1914-2017

1914
The Instantaneous Minstrels
The Artist’s Dream
The Workhouse Ward
The Man from Blankley’s
An Eccentric Dance
Three Pious Pilgrims

1915
Miss Hook of Holland (musical)
San Toy – A Chinese Romance

1916
Her Ladyship’s Jewels
A Little Fowl Play
Green Stockings
The Maker of Dreams
‘Op O’ Me Thumb
Food

1917-1918
Allied Festa

1918-1919
A Mad Hatter Coffee House
Bobby Edwards Show
Rosebury Shrub
1919-1920
The Man Who Married a Dumb Wife
The Old Lady Shows Her Medals

1920-1921 (Players’ first official season)
Three Pills in a Bottle
The Will
Suppressed Desires
Trifles
Miss Civilization
The Game of Chess
Miss Civilization
The Game of Chess
Suppressed Desires

1921-1922
Where the Cross is Made
The Land of Heart’s Desire
The Florist’s Shop
The Young Person in Pink

1922-1923
Helena’s Husband
Torches
Lady Windermere’s Fan
Her Husband’s Wife
Between Two Rays of Moonlight

1923-1924
Egypt’s Eyes
The Arrow
The Gondoliers (musical)
The Light of Dawn
The Open Door
When the Whirwind Blows

1924-1925 (Players workshop opens at 407 Mandeville St., Utica)
Sham
Honor Bound
Matinata
Mr. Pim Passes By
The Rose
The Sweetmeat Game
Figureheads
On Christmas Eve
If I Were King
Mysterious Bertie, a Crooked Crook
The Yoeman of the Guard (musical)

1925-1926
The Loan of a Lover
Service
Three Wise Fools
The Giant’s Stair
Where But in America
Seven Keys to Baldpate
The Valient
A Matter of Husbands
Three Wise Fools
The Survivors (musical)
The Passing of the Third Floor Back
The Survivors (musical)
The King’s Aunt Sits on the Floor
Sir David Wears a Crown

1926-1927
Pomander Walk
The Dreamy Kid
Suicide
Judge Lynch
Captain Applejack
It Pays to Advertise
Captain Applejack
Alice in Wonderland
The Knave of Hearts
Loyalties
Good Medicine
Six Who Pass While Lentils Boil

1927-1928
Sweethearts (musical)
The Witness for the Defense
The First Year
The Camberley Triangle
Spring
The Mayor and the Manicure
The Finger of God
Postmortems
The Pot Boiler
A Serpent’s Tooth
Good Theater
The Trysting Place
The Charm School
A Serpent’s Tooth
The Mayor and the Manicure
Spring
The Trysting Place

1928-1929
Great Moments
The Girl
Across the Border
Caesar’s Wife
The Queen’s Husband
Under Cover
Sun-Up
Thursday Evening
The Man in the Bowler Hat
The House with the Twisty Windows
The Yellow Triangle
The Side Kick
The Decorators
The Survivors or The Pirates Bride (musical)

1929-1930 (Players purchased New Hartford Theatre. All productions staged there until 1943)
Monsieur Beaucaire
Women Folks
Station YYYY
The Breaking of the Calm
The Last of Mrs. Cheney
Bedroom Suite
Marked Paid
Thank You, Doctor
The Red Mill (musical)
Mister Antonio
The Blue Bird
The Last Warning
Miss Civilization
Lucy, The Farmer’s Daughter
The Women Folks

1930-1931 (1930-1932 sets by Stewart Chaney)
The Royal Family
The First Dress Suit
Rosalind
Copy
The Perfect Alibi
The Far-Away Princess
The Grill
Miss Miskin’s Husband
Secrets
The Pot Boiler
Across the Border
Green Chartreuse
The Side Kick
The Red Mill

1931-1932
Holiday
Seventh Heaven
Trains
The Ghost Story
Drums of Oude
The Ladies of the Jury
The Glittering Gate
The Robbery
The Sun
Candida
Hay Fever
The Conflict
The Rehearsal
Finders Keepers

1932-1933
The First Mrs. Fraser
The Family Upstairs
Broadway
Dear Brutus
Kempy
My Son
Peter Pan
Naughty Marietta (musical)

1933-1934
Craig’s Wife
Wedding Bells
Up Pops the Devil
The Donovan Affair
Arizona
Daddy Long Legs
The Late Christopher Bean
The Donovan Affair
The Ghost Train

1934-1935
He Who Gets Slapped
Goodbye Again
The Trial of Mary Dugan
Her Master’s Voice
Candle Light
The Student Prince (musical)

1935-1936
The Constant Wife
Big Hearted Herbert
The Bishop Misbehaves
The Milky Way
The Bad Man
Once in a Lifetime
The Pursuit of Happiness

1936-1937
Both Your Houses
Smilin’ Throuqh
Ceiling Zero
Ad Astra
Bluebeard a la Mode
The Girl He Left Behind Him
The Vagabond King (musical)

1937-1938
Call It a Day
Criminal at Large
The Survivors (musical) (The Doctor’s Opera)
The Florist Shop
The Return of Peter Grimm
Forty Winks
Moonlight at the Crossroads
The Prodigal Son
Late Fall, Late Afternoon
The Iron Lung
Street Scene
Little Women

1938-1939
Three Cornered Moon
Night of January 16th
Mrs. Moonlight
Excursion
What Every Woman Knows

1939-1940
You Can’t Take It With You
Night Must Fall
The Boomerang
The Front Page
Mademoiselle Modiste (musical)

1940-1941
The Dover Road
Stage Door
Kind Lady
Biography
Nick of the Woods (musical)
Macbeth

1941-1942
The Male Animal
Ah, Wilderness
Counselor-at-Law
George Washington Slept Here
A Shakespeare Pageant
The Philadelphia Story

1942-1943
Skylark
The Man Who Came to Dinner
Whispering Wires
As Husbands Go
The Eve of St. Mark
Knave of Hearts
Once in a Blue Moon
The Stay-at-Home Rebel

1943-1944
Papa is All
Her Ladyship’s Jewels
Guest in the House
Junior Miss
Arsenic and Old Lace

1944-1945
My Sister Eileen
There’s Always Juliet
The Corn is Green
Out of the Frying Pan
Angel Street

1945-1946
Kiss and Tell
Ladies in Retirement
Blithe Spirit
Snafu

1946-1947
The Dough Girls
A Bell for Adano
Pygmalion
The Barretts of Wimpole Street

1947-1948 (All productions 1947-1949 at Village Theatre, New Hartford, formerly New Hartford Theatre)
Years Ago
Deep are the Roots
Ten Little Indians
Dark Victory

1948-1949
I Like It Here
Double Door
John Loves Mary
No, No, Nanette (musical)

1949-1950 (All productions 1949-1951 at Roxy Theatre, New Hartford, formerly Village Theatre)
An Inspector Calls
Jenny Kissed Me
Servant in the House
Roberta (musical)

1950-1951
Goodbye, My Fancy
Portrait in Black
Harvey
Jane Eyre

1951-1952
Light Up the Sky
The Two Mrs. Carrolls
Born Yesterday
The Hasty Heart
Irene (musical)

1952-1953
The Silver Chord
State of the Union
Remains To Be Seen
The Spider
Oh Boy (musical)

1953-1954
Affairs of State
Stalag 17
The Women
Be Your Age
Hit The Deck (musical)
H.M.S. Pinafore (musical)
The Hole in the Sock
She Laughs Last
Knight of the Turkey Feather
The Stolen Prince

1954-1955
The Moon is Blue
My Three Angels
Mister Roberts
Sabrina Fair
Finian’s Rainbow (musical)
Little Woman
Rip Van Winkle
Turn About’s Fair Play
Where the Candle Grows
The Princess and the Dragon

1955-1956
The King of Hearts
Dial M for Murder
The Caine Mutiny Court Martial
Late Love
South Pacific (musical)
The Nuremberg Stove
The Knave of Hearts
The Stolen Prince

1956-1957
The Zeal of Thy House
Desperate Hours
The Solid Gold Cadillac
Anastasia
The Ponder Heart
Showboat (musical)
Mr. Popper’s Penguins
The Plain Princess

1957-1958
Time Limit
Oh Men! Oh Women!
Alice in Wonderland
Tea House of the August Moon
Inherit the Wind
The Lady’s Not for Burning
Oklahoma (musical)
The Pied Piper
Another Way Out
Carmen Sputnik
If Men Played Cards as Women Do
Til the Clouds Roll By
Life with Father

1958-1959
Bus Stop
Visit to a Small Planet
The Madwoman of Chaillot
Monique
Tea and Sympathy
Guys and Dolls (musical)
Musical Comedy Review

1959-1960
The Tender Trap
Carousel (musical)
Detective Story
Death of a Salesman
Brigadoon (musical)
Mischief on Olympus

1960-1961
The Gazebo
The Pajama Game (musical)
A Christmas Carol
The Country Girl
The Time of the Cuckoo
The Wayward Way

1961-1962 (Players leases Mehodist Church at 19 Oxford Rd., New Hartford. All productions staged there until May 1999)
Outward Bound
Our Town
A Majority of One
Rosmersholm
Witness for the Prosecution
Kiss Me Kate (musical)

1962-1963
Summer and Smoke
See How They Run
A Christmas Carol
The Most Happy Fella (musical)
The Story of Mary Surratt
Amphitryon ’38

1963-1964 (Players purchases New Hartford Methodist Church)
Autumn Garden
Outward Bound
Write Me a Murder
Sunday In New York
The Marriage-Go-Round
The Bells Are Ringing (musical)
Invitation to a March

1964-1965
The Seven Year Itch
Separate Tables
Everybody Loves Opal
The Mousetrap
The Fantasticks (musical)
H.M.S. Pinafore (musical)

1965-1966
A Rainy Day in Newark
The Potting Shed
The Cat and the Canary
Mary, Mary
The Fantasticks (musical)

1966-1967
Anniversary Waltz
A Case of Libel
The Mouse That Roared
The Pleasure of His Company
Camelot (musical)

1967-1968
A Thousand Clowns
Six Characters in Search of an Author
All the Better to Kill You With
The Odd Couple

1968-1969
How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (musical)
Waltz of the Toreadors
Two for the Seesaw
The Absence of a Cello
Nobody Loves an Albatross
Luv

1969-1970
Two Blind Mice
Send Me No Flowers
The Lion in Winter
The Middle of the Night
Don’t Drink the Water
You Know I Can’t Hear You When the Water’s Running

1970-1971
Spofford
The Great Sebastians
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
The Girl in The Freudian Slip
Measure for Measure
Our Town

1971-1972
Lovers and Other Strangers
I Never Sang for My Father
Beauty and the Beast
Little Mary Sunshine (musical)
We Have Always Lived in The Castle
Pygmalion and Galatea
Forty Carets

1972-1973
Norman, Is That You?
The Night Thoreau Spent in Jail
Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Momma’s Hung You in the Closet…
Next
We Must Kill Toni
Anything Goes (musical)
Tattersall and the Magician
The Frong Princess
Dark of the Moon

1973-1974
Alice In Wonderland
Any Wednesday
Five Finger Exercise
The Old Lady Shows Her Medals
Crawling Around
All About Eve
Once Upon a Mattress (musical)
Visit to a Small Planet
The Red Shoes
The Odyssey of Runyon Jones

1974-1975
Enter Laughing
The Crucible
The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man in the Moon Marigolds
The Roar of the Greasepaint The Smell of the Crowd
The Doctor in Spite of Himself
Dark of the Moon
Hello Dolly (musical)
Annabelle, The Unhappy Witch
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

1975-1976
The House of Blue Leaves
The Little Foxes
The Rose Tattoo
Once in a Lifetime
Clerambard
Guys and Dolls (musical)
5 Playlets: A Fat Chance, A Therapy Session, Decision, Son of Merlin, Revival

1976-1977
Catch Me If You Can
Count Dracula
Harvey
The Cricket on the Hearth
What the Butler Saw
Carnival (musical)

1977-1978
Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf
The Innocents
That Championship Season
Anne of a Thousand Days

1978-1979
Sherlock Holmes
A View from the Bridge
The Littlest Angel
Blithe Spirit
The Odd Couple
B J C B (musical)

1979-1980
The Glass Menagerie
The Good Doctor
The Rope Dancers
The Last Meeting Of The White Magnolias
Fiorello (musical)

1980-1981
Night Watch
The Price
The Gingerbread Lady
Vanities
You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown (musical)

1981-1982
Sweeney Todd
Light Up the Sky
Looking for Joey (musical)
Veronica’s Room
Sly Fox
Fantasticks

1982-1983
God’s Favorite
The Subject Was Roses
Scrooge (musical)
Whose Life Is It Anyway?
From Broadway With Love
Tribute
Top Ten (cabaret musical)

1983-1984
The Eccentricities of a Nightingale
Laura
Scrooge (musical)
Star Treatment (pub musical)
Mass Appeal
Bedroom Farce

1984-1985
Crimes of the Heart
The Gin Game
Scrooge (musical)
When You Comin’ Back, Red Ryder?
The Sunshine Boys
The Pajama Game (musical)
Youth Workshop

1985-1986
On Golden Pond
Barefoot in the Park
Scrooge (musical)
‘Night Mother
Enter Laughing
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying (musical)

1986-1987
Morning’s at Seven
Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
Scrooge (musical)
Come Blow Your Horn
No Sex, Please, We’re British
The Music Man

1987-1988
The Happy Journey to Trenton and Camden
All About Eve
Don’t Drink the Water
Scrooge (musical)
Our Town
The King’s Balcony ()
Lovers and Other Strangers
Anything Goes (musical)

1988-1989
Death Trap
Side by Side by Sondheim (musical)
Scrooge (musical)
Plaza Suite
Chapter Two

1989-1990
How The Other Half Loves
Scrooge (musical) (First time at the Stanley)
Just Like Old Times
Lepers
Social Security
The Golden Age
Stepping Out (musical)

1990-1991
Minnie’s Boys (musical)
Scrooge (musical)
Remember the Good Ole Days
The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940
Laundry and Bourbon
Death Knocks
Steel Magnolias
The Foreigner
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (musical)
Anna Ascends

1991-1992
Chicago (musical)
Antigone
Scrooge (musical)
The Dining Room
Arsenic and Old Lace
Nunsense

1992-1993
Brighton Beach Memoirs
Murder at The Howard Johnson’s
Scrooge (musical)
Parting Shot
A Winter’s Tale
Italian American Reconciliation
Life Is Only Seven Points
The Ledge, The Ledger, and the Legend
Personals (musical)
Sly Fox
The Good Doctor
I Do, I Do (musical)

1993-1994
Nunsense II
Painting Churches
Scrooge (musical)
The Odd Couple
Midsummer Night’s Dream
And the World Goes ’Round (musical)

1994-1995
Gypsy (musical)
The Boys Next Door
Scrooge (musical)
Love Letters
Isn’t It Romantic
The King’s Balcony
Rumors
Company (musical)

1995-1996
The Goodbye Girl (musical)
Agnes of God
Scrooge (musical)
Love Letters
I Stand Before You Naked
Dark of the Moon
A My Name Is Alice (musical)
Broadway Bound
A My Name Is Alice (repeat performance)
Lysistrata

1996-1997
Jerry’s Girls (musical)
The Cat and the Canary
Scrooge (musical)
The Marrying Types (musical)
I Never Saw Another Butterfly
Speed the Plow
Charles Dickens—Sketches of Boz
The Novelist
Lend Me a Tenor (musical)
Mass Appeal
You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown (musical)

1997-1998
A… My Name Is Still Alice (musical)
The House of Blue Leaves
Scrooge (musical)
Little Women
A Love That’s Here to Stay (musical)
Streetcar Named Desire
Elizabeth and Eleanor, Women in History
Love, Sex, and the I.R.S.
Fumed Oak
Me Too, Then
Finger Food
Little Shop of Horrors (musical)
A Heritage Remembered (musical)

1998-1999
Blood Brothers (musical)
The Elephant Man
An Evening of Improv
Scrooge (musical)
A Heritage Remembered (musical; repeat performance)
Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You
Wanda’s Visit
Seasons of Love
The Miracle Worker
Charles Dickens—Sketches of Boz
Moon Over Buffalo

1999-2000 (After Players theater is destroyed by fire on May 5, 1999, Players stages performances wherever available)
Cabaret (musical)
Nuncrackers
Scrooge (musical)
A Little Night Music (musical)
Three Tall Women
The Planet Zinwich
Present Laughter
Hidden in This Picture
A Way With Words
An Evening of Music (musical)

2000-2001
I Love My Wife (musical)
On Golden Pond
Scrooge (musical)
Amahl and the Night Visitor
An Inspector Calls
Tales by Saki
The Sisters Rosenweig

2001-2002
Ancestral Voices
Pageant (musical)
Scrooge (musical)
Amahl and the Night Visitor
Last of the Red Hot Lovers
Dancing at Lughnasa
The Life (musical)

2002-2003
The Fantasticks (musical)
Ancestral Voices
The Robber Bride Groom (musical)
Scrooge (musical)
Ancestral Voices
I Hate Hamlet
Sure Thing
I Can’t Remember Anything
The Diary of Anne Frank
Linda LaPorte-Stoodley: The Lady and Her Music
Run for Your Wife

2003-2004
Man on La Mancha (musical)
Proof
Scrooge (musical)
Butterflies Are Free
The Crucible
Nine (musical)
Utica Monday Night, hosting .

2004-2005
I Love You. You’re Perfect, Now Change (musical)
South Pacific (musical)
Scrooge (musical)
I Ought to be in Pictures
Utica Monday Nite In the House
The Good Doctor
My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies (musical)
Incorruptible
Utica Monday Night

2005-2006
Sweeney Todd – the Demon Barber of Fleet Street (musical)
Pay the Piper
My Favorite Broadway: The Leading Ladies (musical)
Scrooge (musical)
Pippin
Opera Comique
You Can’t Take It With You
Smokey Joes Café (musical)
Utica Monday Nite

2006-2007
I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change
The Children’s Hour
Scrooge (musical)
The Odd Couple
Art
The Full Monty (musical)
Utica Monday Night
Sing For Your Supper

2007-2008
What the Butler Saw
Follies (musical)
Scrooge (musical)
Players of Utica First Night
Hay Fever
The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds
Side by Side by Sondheim
Sing For Your Supper
Utica Monday Nite

2008-2009
Goodbye Charlie
Scrooge (musical)
First Eve with Players
Sylvia
Doubt
Back to Bacharach and David

2009-2010
Picnic
Scrooge (musical)
First Eve 2009
Rocky Horror Show
The Odd Couple: Female Version
The Mad Show (musical)
Steel Magnolias
Ancestral Voices
Back To Bacharach & David
Tales by Saki (reader’s theatre)
The Curse of the Hopeless Diamond

2010-2011
In Person (musical)
The Black & Orange Bash!
Five Women Wearing the Same Dress
Scrooge (musical)
Almost, Maine
The Lion in Winter
Forever Plaid (musical)

2011-2012
It’s Only a Play
The Cripple of Inishmaan
Scrooge (musical)
Frozen
The Government Inspector
All In the Timing
Avenue Q (musical)
Steel Magnolias

2012-2013
Enchanted April
Fighting and Dancing with Shakespeare
The Seagull
Over the River and Through the Woods
Scrooge (musical)
All My Sons
A Delicate Balance
Gypsy (musical)
Footlights Cabaret
Twilight of the Golds
The Loomis Gang Train Robberies aboard the Adirondack Scenic Railroad

2013-2014
Next to Normal (musical)
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Scrooge (musical)
Our Town
The Importance of Being Earnest
Confusions
The Loomis Gang Train Robberies Aboard the Adirondack Scenic Railroad
With a Shrug
Leaving Something Behind
Footlights Cabaret
What’s the Capitol of Bolivia?

2014-2015
Company (musical)
Boeing, Boeing
Scrooge (musical)
Blithe Spirit
God of Carnage
One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
Footlights Cabaret
The Loomis Gang Train Robberies Aboard the Adirondack Scenic Railroad
The Summer Fox
The Impressionists

2015-2016
Promises, Promises (musical)
Vengeance Can Wait
Scrooge (musical)
Les Liaisons Dangereuses
Cahoots
Footlights Cabaret
Harvey
The Loomis Gang Train Robberies Aboard the Adirondack Scenic Railroad
First Date
Teenie

2016-2017
Love Letters
Don’t Drink the Water
Mousetrap
Scrooge (musical)
Footlights Cabaret (musical)
Agnes of God
Sordid Lives – Program (2017)
Shout!

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If you have record of additional shows not listed here or corrections to the information listed here, please contact Players of Utica at 315-724-7624. Much of our memorabilia was destroyed in the fire, May 28, 1999.