This page lists family friendly theater productions in the Gainesville, Florida area.
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10/12-10/28 Star Center Theatre presents Once on This Island

Ti Moune, a peasant girl, rescues a wealthy boy from the other side of the island, Daniel, with whom she falls in love. Unbeknownst to Ti Moune, the p ...

October 12-28 (Thursday-Sunday)
Hours: 8pm (4pm on Sundays)
11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, FL
10/19-10/28 Hairspray at UF Constans Theatre

"Welcome to the 60’s” ladies and gentlemen! Come join “Some of The Nicest Kids in Town”, including Tracy, Link, Seaweed, and Penny in their journey st ...

October 19-28
Hours: 7:30pm, (2pm on Sunday)
$14 for students, $16 for faculty and seniors, and $20 ...
UF Constans Theatre, Gainesville, FL
10/25-11/04  Evil Dead: The Musical (High School Version) at Buchholz High School

Evil Dead the Musical (High School Version) takes all the elements of the cult classic films The Evil Dead, Evil Dead 2 and Army of Darkness and combi ...

October 25-November 4
Hours: Thursday-Saturday 7pm | Sundays 2pm
$12 general admission, $10 seniors and students
Buchholz High School, 5510 NW 27th Ave, Gainesville, FL
10/26-11/18 Into the Woods at Acrosstown Repertory Theatre

In Stephen Sondheim’s classic musical, several fractured fairy tales intersect and go off the rails. Cinderella, Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beansta ...

October 26-November 18
Hours: Thu, Fri & Sat at 8pm, Sun at 2pm
619 S Main St, Gainesville, FL, 32601
11/08-11/18 Star Center Theatre presents A Chorus Line High School Edition

"A Chorus Line" is the sixth longest-running Broadway musical with music by Marvin Hamlisch, lyrics by Edward Kleban and a book by James Kirkwood, Jr. ...

November 8-18
Hours: 7:30pm Thursday-Saturday | 4pm Saturday and Sunday
11 NE 23rd Avenue, Gainesville, FL
11/16-11/17 UF Opera Theatre presents Hansel and Gretel

The famous fairytale by the Brothers Grimm is a holiday favorite and a treat for the whole family, young and old. This lavish production features tale ...

November 16-17
Hours: 7:30pm
3201 Hull Rd., Gainesville, FL
11/19  Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I at the Phillips Center

Two worlds collide in this “breathtaking and exquisite” (The New York Times) musical, based on the 2015 Tony Award®-winning Lincoln Center Theater pro ...

November 19
Hours: 7:30pm
3201 Hull Rd, Gainesville, FL
11/23-12/16 Gainesville Community Playhouse presents Peter and the Starcatcher

Tony-winning Peter and the Starcatcher upends the century-old story of how a miserable orphan comes to be The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up (a.k.a. Peter ...

November 23-December 16
4039 Northwest 16th Boulevard,, Gainesville, FL
11/25-12/22 Hippodrome Theater presents A Christmas Carol

Share the joy and tradition of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. The Hipp’s production carries the timeless messages of redemption, charity, and goo ...

November 25-December 22
25 SE 2nd Pl, Gainesville, FL
12/08  Danscompany presents Cinderella

In December, The Danscompany presents their annual performance of Cinderella, a full-length ballet. See if the two ugly step sisters, Skinny and Dumpy ...

December 8
Hours: 1:30pm and 7pm
3201 Hull Road, Gainesville, FL
12/14-12/16 The Nutcracker

Celebrate the Holiday Season with ‘The Nutcracker’. The all-time family favorite with beautiful dancing, sets and costumes. Sheer magic!

December 14-16
Hours: 7:30pm on 14th and 15th and 2pm on 15th and 16th
3201 Hull Rd, Gainesville, FL