Goodspeed Musicals

Did You Know that…. Goodspeed Musicals’ productions attracts over 100,000 patrons to productions at the Goodspeed Opera House on an annual basis? This local landmark and highly reputed theatre draws visitors from 44 states as well as international tourists from Japan, England, Australia, China and Canada each year!!

Did You Know that….Goodspeed Musicals is one of the Top 10 taxpayers in East Haddam? East Haddam Annual Report 2017 shows this to be the case!! Goodspeed Musicals also provides employment to many local residents and is a strong supporter of local communities. They donate tickets for local fundraisers, they provide scholarships to local high school graduates and…they SHOP LOCAL! Goodspeed Musicals purchases goods and services from East Haddam merchants valued at over $200,000 on an annual basis!

Did You Know that….Goodspeed Musicals was the first two-time Tony Award winning theatre in the country? Goodspeed hasproduced over 250 musicals, including over 70 world premieres, and sent 21 productions on to Broadway. Goodspeed Musicals itself has won two special Tonys, one for outstanding contributions to American Musicals and the other for outstanding achievement by a regional theatre. Opera House is the birthplace of some of the world’s most famous musicals, including AnnieMan of La Mancha and Shenandoah.  

Find out more about Goodspeed Musicals and purchase your tickets for the 2019 Show Season at their website: