69 Elliott Street

Dover, NJ 07801


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Dover Little Theatre

The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

Leading Ladies

Written by: Ken Ludwig
Directed by: Neil Fitzpatrick

Sunday, April 15 7pm
Monday, April 16 7pm

Callbacks, by Invitation Only:
Wednesday, April 18 7pm

June 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, and 23 at 8pm
June 10 and 16 at 2pm

​​Two English Shakespearean actors, Jack and Leo, find themselves so down on their luck in the Amish country of Pennsylvania. When they hear that an old lady in York, PA is about to die and leave her fortune to her two long lost English nephews, they resolve to pass themselves off as her beloved relatives and get the cash. The trouble is, when they get to York, they find out that the relatives aren't nephews, but nieces! 

Next On Our Stage 

The Serene Secret

Written by: Lee DeCarolis
Directed by: Joanne DeCarolis

March 23 and 24 at 8pm
March 25 at 2pm

Fundraiser- Suggested Donation

​​Written by a local playwright, in the summer of 1978, a controversial skyscraper was built with a daring, unconventional design. Thanks to a chance phone call, its renowned engineer discovered his ingenious building threatened its unknowing occupants with collapse, setting the wheels in motion for a top secret, urgent plan on what was to be done, and how to avert disaster..... Discover the decades-old secret of the Citicorp building and experience the personal crisis of William LeMessurier in this riveting story based on actual events in Mayor Ed Koch's New York City.

Written by: William Shakespeare
Directed by: Derek Egidio

April 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, and 28 at 8pm
April 15 and 22 at 2pm

​$18 Ticket

If you are or someone you know is a teacher or professor and would like information on student group tickets please contact us for details. 

Prince Hamlet has been summoned home to Denmark to attend his father's funeral. One night, a Ghost reveals itself to Hamlet, claiming to be the ghost of Hamlet's father, the former king. The Ghost claims that the old king was murdered by Hamlet's uncle, Claudius, who has since married Hamlet's mother and assumed the throne. Hamlet decides to uncover the truth for himself.