August 28th Players Pen

In relating the adventures of Sherlock Holmes, Sir Conan Arthur Doyle,  through his character Dr. Watson, Holmes quotes William Shakespeare in more than 10 adventures.  One of the most well known expressions is, “Come, Watson, come.  The game is afoot.”   … Learn more

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August 21st Players Pen

One day a few years ago, Greg Vinkler turned to all of us gathered around the table and said a few words I’ll never forget.  “So, how do we make Karen vomit on cue?”  For most people this would have … Learn more

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August 14th Players Pen

Last week at the Players was another jam-packed week of activity preparing for another show.  We closed the musical “Sunday in the Park with George” to a full house Sunday and opened Ken Ludwig’s hilarious whodunit “The Game’s Afoot.”  

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August 7th Players Pen

The founders of Peninsula Players, brother and sister Richard and Caroline Fisher, dreamed of a professional company where apprentices/interns could learn by doing.  That dream is alive today as America’s oldest professional resident summer theater celebrates its 78th season.

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July 31st Players Pen

The craft of theater helps one to think on their feet.  At any given moment something can go awry during a performance.  A costume could tear.  A heel of a shoe could break off or a storm could take out … Learn more

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McKinley Carter

McKinley Carter Actress

 McKinley is pleased to return to Peninsula Players where she was most recently seen in A Little Night Music, Panic and Comic Potential. Other Pen Players productions include, Into the Woods, The Taffetas, Over the River and … Learn more

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Paul Slade Smith

Paul Slade Smith Actor

Paul Slade Smith is happy to return to Peninsula Players Theatre, where he appeared last year in The Nerd, Murder on the Nile, and as Amos (“Mr.Cellophane”) in Chicago. He comes directly to Door County from … Learn more

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