Publick Playhouse

Since 1947, the rich and historic Playhouse continues to serve as a popular venue for music and modern dance, musical theater, historical drama, educational programs and monthly events for seniors. With its ornate sky scene and plush seating for 494, the theatre is one of the two surviving Art Deco theatres in Prince George's County.

Participation in is provided through a partnership with the M-NCPPC Department of Parks and Recreation.

Fri. Nov 15Master Class With Philadanco! Contemporary Dance for Youth
Fri. Nov 15Philadanco!
Nov. 16 & 17Philadanco!
Tue. Nov 19Dino Babies
Thu. Nov 21Flow Circus: Science Is Awesome
Sat. Nov 23Theatre Technology for Kids
Fri. Dec 6Green Book (2018)
Sat. Dec 7Family Fun Series: Holidays Around the World
Sat. Dec 14Sylver Logan Sharp
Thu. Dec 19Motown and More at the Holidays
Fri. Dec 20A Holiday Sing-Along
Wed. Jan 15, 2020Step Afrika!
Jan. 22 & 24, 2020Step Afrika!
Sat. Feb 1, 2020Say It Loud Featuring Mousey Thompson & The James Brown Experience
Wed. Feb 5, 2020Black History In Motion Program
Fri. Feb 7, 2020If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
Thu. Feb 13, 2020Valentine's Day Concert Featuring Christie Dashiel
Fri. Feb 14, 2020Valentine's Day Concert A Tribute to the Music of Teddy Pendergrass
Sun. Feb 23, 2020PRAISE Liturgical Dance Festival
Tue. Feb 25, 2020Let It Shine: The American Civil Rights Movement (1955-1968)
Thu. Feb 27, 2020Into the Great Unknown
Fri. Feb 28, 2020Songs for Civil Rights: Then and Now
Sat. Feb 29, 2020Afro Blue: We Will Overcome
Tue. Mar 3, 2020Anansegro of Ghana: African Drum, Songs, Stories, and Games
Sat. Mar 7, 2020Maimouna Youssef
Mar. 10 – Jun. 2, 2020Sound Meditation
Fri. Mar 13, 2020Teen Nights: Prince George's Best Dance Crew Competition
Tue. Mar 17, 2020Little Red and the Big Bully Wolf
Mar. 21 & 22, 2020Sweet Honey In the Rock
Sat. Mar 28, 2020World Dance Showcase
Sat. Apr 4, 2020The Blackbyrds
Sat. Apr 11, 2020Family Fun Series: Dance of Hope
Wed. Apr 15, 2020Rainforest Air
Sat. Apr 18, 2020Gretchen Parlato
Wed. Apr 22, 2020Master class with dallas black dance theatre: African Dance for Teens and Adults
Thu. Apr 23, 2020Master class with dallas black dance theatre liturgical Dance for Youth
Thu. Apr 23, 2020Master class with dallas black dance theatre: African Dance for Teens and Adults
Apr. 23 & 24, 2020Dallas Black Dance Theatre
Apr. 24 – 26, 2020Dallas Black Dance Theatre
Fri. May 1, 2020Teen Nights: Liner Notes
Sat. May 2, 2020Liner Notes
Fri. May 8, 2020The Sapphires (2012)
Wed. May 13, 2020The Wonderful World of Simple Machines
Fri. May 15, 2020Tribute to Earth, Wind & Fire
Sun. May 17, 2020Cecily: Songs of Love and Freedom
Thu. May 21, 2020The Little Red Hen
Sat. May 30, 2020Callaloo: The Trickster and the Magic Quilt
Sat. Jun 6, 2020The Chuck Brown Band
Sun. Jun 7, 2020Negro Spiritual Sing-a-Long
Fri. Jun 12, 2020Clean Comedy with Ms. Gayle and Friends


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Publick Playhouse

5445 Landover Road
Cheverly, MD 20784
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