Welcome to Season 64 at the Guild Theater.  We’re delighted to offer you a great line-up of engaging shows in the 2023-24 season.  Purchase a season ticket of 5 shows or add the Purple Door Youth Theater show and make it a 6-show season.  Either way we can’t wait to see you at the theater!

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Northfield Arts Guild Season 64:

Sweet Charity 

By Peter Stone and Neil Simon

Music by Cy Coleman and Dorothy Fields

Director: Marc Robinson

November 3-19, 2023

Hapless, but unflappable, Charity Hope Valentine desperately seeks love in New York City in the1960s. In this exuberant, groovy, hilarious musical comedy, Charity tries again and again to find her dream and make something of herself.

The Hobbit – presented by Purple Door Youth Theater

(Season ADD-ON)

By J.R.R. Tolkien, Adapted by Patricia Gray

Director: Rachel Haider

February 23-March 3, 2024

Bilbo, one of the most conservative of all Hobbits, is asked to leave his large, roomy and very dry home in the ground in order to set off as chief robber in an attempt to recover an important treasure. It’s the last thing that any sensitive Hobbit would want to do, but great benefit eventually results – not only for Bilbo but for all of the Hobbits.

The Matchmaker

By Thornton Wilder

Director: To be announced

April 19-28, 2024

Before the world fell in love with Hello Dolly!, there was The MatchmakerCunning, crafty and thoroughly modern, Dolly Gallagher Levi knows a good catch when she sees one. When the wealthy Horace Vandergelder hires her to find him a wife, Dolly doesn’t need to look far to find his perfect mate. The Matchmaker is an uproarious romp that reminds us to embrace the unexpected in our lives.

The Children’s Hour

By Lillian Hellman

Director: Julianna Skluzacek

June 7-16, 2024

How much damage can one lie cause? Stopping at nothing to get even, a deceitful 1930s boarding school student starts a rumor that the headmistresses, Karen and Martha, are having an affair. The ensuing scandal throws the women’s careers into chaos and pushes relationships to the brink, with devastating consequences for all. The culture of fear and the power of public shaming make this piece startlingly relevant today.

The Merry Wives of Windsor

By William Shakespeare

Director: To be announced

August 2-11, 2024

Sir John Falstaff of Windsor decides to fix his financial woe by seducing the wives of two wealthy merchants. The wives find he sent them identical letters and take revenge by playing tricks on Falstaff when he comes calling. With the help of their husbands and friends, the wives play one last trick in the woods to put Falstaff’s mischief to an end.