2016 Directory of Shows I’ve Seen


Fancy, Old Fashioned Theater Seats - Benjamin Thompson

(Last updated 12/21/16)

I realized recently that one of the many reasons I love going to see live theatre is because whether it makes me laugh, cry, or think, it usually gives me an experience of good communication. If there has been fear or pain or sorrow in my personal or work life due to communication failures, I am comforted that I can go to one of my favorite theatres with an open heart and…understand what is going on.

Writing this makes me laugh, but it is true.

I don’t know what 2016 will mean for me in terms of writing about theatre but I do know I want to see a lot of shows.  I bought flex passes to the Phoenix Theatre and to Theatre on the Square; a World Class Pass to the Indiana Repertory Theatre; and a VIP membership to Beef and Boards Dinner Theatre. I hope to see shows at several other Indianapolis area theatres as well, and probably at least a handful in Bloomington, Indiana and maybe other places.

Below is what I’ve seen so far in 2016.  I will update it all year as I go along, as I did in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

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