The Year Of Magical Thinking

Nov 8 – Dec 3, 2023
The exact addresses for Home performances will be shared with ticket holders the morning of the performance.
Gathering Space locations are listed below.

No intermission.
Run time: 90 min
Recommended age: 16 and up.
Content includes grief, terminal illness, and prolonged hospitalization. For more detailed description please contact [email protected]

Living Rooms

Many performances take place in real living rooms in New Haven and the surrounding towns; the exact addresses for Home performances will be shared with ticket holders the morning of the performance.

Wed 11/08 @ 7pm | A home in New Haven, CT (Westville) - Sold Out
Sat 11/11 @ 7pm | A home in Woodbridge, CT - Sold Out
Sun 11/12 @ 2pm | A home in New Haven, CT (Fair Haven) - Sold Out
Thu 11/16 @ 7pm | A home in New Haven, CT (East Rock) - Sold Out
Fri 11/17 @ 7pm | A home in Hamden - Sold Out
Sat 11/18 @ 7pm | A home in Madison, CT - Sold Out
Wed 11/29 @ 7pm | A home in Guilford, CT - Sold Out
Sun 12/03 @ 2pm | A home in Branford, CT - Sold Out

All Home performances are Pay-It-Forward performances ($125 tickets), supporting the expense of bringing this production to larger venues around the region at more accessible price points.

Gathering Spaces

Thu 11/09 @ 7pm | Yale Schwarzman Center, 168 Grove Street, New Haven CT 06511 - Sold Out
Fri 11/10 @ 7pm | Southern Connecticut State University, 501 Crescent St. New Haven CT 06515 - Sold Out
Wed 11/15 @ 7pm | Bregamos Community Theater, 491 Blatchley Ave, New Haven CT 06513 - Sold Out
Sun 11/19 @ 2pm | The Jewish Community Center, 360 Amity Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525 - Sold Out
Fri 12/01 @ 7pm | Lotta Studio, 903-911 Whalley Ave, New Haven, CT 06515 - Sold Out
Sat 12/02 @ 7pm | The Lab at ConnCorp, 496 Newhall Street, Hamden, CT 06517 - Sold Out

Additional dates and venues to be announced soon.

Masks are not required unless specified on a per performance basis. Long Wharf Theatre reserves the right to require masking for audience members. Should this be the case, ticket holders will be notified in advance.


Thu 11/09 @ 7pm
Fri 11/10 @ 7pm
Wed 11/15 @ 7pm
Sun 11/19 @ 2pm
Wed 11/29 @ 7pm
Fri 12/01 @ 7pm
Sat 12/02 @ 7pm
Sun 12/03 @ 2pm

Please note in homes where pets reside, pets will NOT be present during the performance.


Pay-It-Forward: $125
By purchasing a Pay-It-Forward ticket you are supporting lower-priced admission for others, including $10 tickets for college students and free tickets for K-12 students, making theatre accessible to everyone!

Member Tickets: $35
For early access member tickets, select the date you would like to attend; click the book now button. Use the login link to login with the email address associated with your membership.

To learn more about becoming a member, visit our Membership page. Member discounts will automatically apply at checkout.

Regular Tickets: $45

K-12 Student Tickets: $0
Please note the recommended age for The Year of Magical Thinking is 16.

College Student Tickets: $10
College Student tickets are available at $10 (fees included). Be sure to have your student id when you pick up at the box office. One student ticket per student id.

To select a Pay-It-Forward, K-12 Student, or College Student Ticket use the drop down menu on the page where you verify your play selection, date and time of performance.

Need help or have a question? Email the Box Office at [email protected] or call our remote line M-F from noon to 5 pm at (203) 693-1486.

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