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Teatro La Plaza
Panama City, Panama
September 22, 2018 to October 24, 2018
With stellar performances by Carlos Caballero, Hugo Victor Rodriguez, Ana Alejandra Carrizo, Santiago Bustamante, Angélica Marin and Francisco León.




Westwego Performing Arts Theatre

Westwego, Louisiana
September 21, 2018 to October 28, 2018
Starring Casey Groves as Eddie, Janet Shea as Mrs. Shubert, John Detty as Nick, Glen Boyer as Tony, Alison Logan as Barbara, and Jonathan Damaré as Mikey



St. Jacobs Schoolhouse Theatre

St. Jacob, Ontario
September 12, 2018 to December 23, 2018
Starring Jaquelyn French as Barbara, Gord Gammie as Eddie, Gregory Pember as Mikey, Andrea Risk as Mrs. Shubert, Kevin Sepaul as Nick and Robbie Towns as Tony.



Penobscot Theatre Company
Bangor, Maine
June 14, 2018 to July 8, 2018
Starring Dominick Varney, Amy Roeder, Tony Larkin, Brad LaBree, Alekzander Sayers and Michelle Weatherbee



Manoa Valley Theatre
Tickets Selling Fast!
May 3, 2018 to May 20, 2018
Extended through May 27, 2018
Extended again through June 3, 2018
Starring KC Odell as Tony Whitcomb, Shannon Winpenny as Barbara DeMarco, Fabienne Flandre Herold as Mrs. Shubert, Steve Wyman as Eddie Lawrence, Alan Shepard as Nick Rossetti and Dan Connell as Mikey O’Brien.



Best Play
Shear Madness - Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre

Best Actress in a Play
Theresa Walker - Shear Madness - Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre

Best Featured Actor in a Play
Jordan Ross Weinhold - Shear Madness - Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre

Thank you to everyone who nominated and voted for Shear Madness.



Good Theater
Shear Madness, The Best Selling Show in Good Theater's History, is Back for Nine Weeks!
January 10 - March 11, 2018
Starring Joe Bearor as Tony, Kathleen Kimball as Barbara, Laura Houck as Mrs. Shubert, Paul Drinan as Eddie, Tim Goodwin as Nick and Conor Martin as Mikey.




Meadow Brook Theatre
Michigan’s Answer to Broadway
October 4 - October 29, 2017
Starring Gil Brady as Nick, Cory Cunningham as Eddie, Timothy Goodwin as Tony, Leslie Ann Handelman as Barbara, Lynnae Lehfeldt as Mrs. Shubert, and Chris Stinson as Mike.




Southeastern Summer Theatre Institute, now in its 10th season, present America’s longest-running play, “Shear Madness,” at the Main Street Theatre on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina.
The show runs July 18 through August 6, 2017.

Shear Madness Celebrates One Year Off-Broadway
November 11, 2016

Check Out the Conversation on Theater Talk <
A conversation on "Shear Madness" with its creators Marilyn Abrams and Bruce Jordan plus the show's NYC leading man, Jordan Ahnquist. Shear Madness is the longest-running play in the USA with productions staged all over the world. The series is produced by Theater Talk Productions, a not-for-profit corporation and is funded by contributions from private foundations and individuals, as well as The New York State Council on the Arts.

Shear Madness Debuts in NYC October 22, 2015 at New World Stages.
Opening Night November 11, 2015

 New York Off Broadway Press

New York Times Review 

 Visit our YouTube Page for fun videos of Shear Madness around the World.

Shear Madness in Boston celebrated it's record-breaking 35th year on January 29, 2015!

 Here are some great reviews of the show at the Kennedy Center!

Shear Madness in D.C. celebrates 28 years at the Kennedy Center!

Maryland Theatre Guide

DC Theatre Scene

DC Metro Theatre Arts

Take a look at this great review of DC on their 25th anniversary on the FOX5 station. 

 Shear Madness (Dernier Coup de Ciseaux) continues its record breaking run in Paris
at the Theatre des Maturins.

france poster 2011

Shear Madness (Szalone Nozyczki) continues its long run in Poland.