Once on This Island

Tuesdays - Sundays

January 29–February 16, 2020

In the Pamela Brown Auditorium

Run Time: TBD

Audience Advisory: Racial prejudice, some violence and discussion of sex.
Age Recommendations: 10+

An enchanted tapestry from a distant shore.
The New York Times

In pursuit of forbidden love, a peasant girl defies the gods and her island’s history to follow her heart. This Tony Award-winning musical “sings, dances and conjures up a storm” (Time Out New York).

book and lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
music by Stephen Flaherty
based on the novel My Love, My Love by Rosa Guy
directed and choreographed by Robert Barry Fleming

Upcoming Performances


Tickets on sale August 1

Plan Your Trip

Your Visit

If this is your first time coming to the theatre, or it's been awhile since your last visit, here are some useful tips to know before you go.


Make a reservation at MilkWood, owned and operated by celebrity chef Ed Lee.