The story of Peter and the Starcatcher

Hailed by The New York Times as "The most exhilarating storytelling on Broadway in decades," Peter and the Starcatcher takes a hilarious romp through the Neverland you never knew.  The winner of 5 Tony Awards®, this swashbuckling prequel to Peter Pan will have you hooked from the moment you let your imagination take flight. Peter and the Starcatcher is the innovative and imaginative comedy based on the best-selling novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson.  A company of a dozen actors play more than a hundred unforgettable characters, all on a journey to answer the century-old question: How did Peter Pan become The Boy Who Never Grew Up?  This epic origin story of popular culture’s most enduring and beloved character proves that your imagination is the most captivating place in the world!

Entertainment Weekly calls Peter and the Starcatcher, “an absurdly funny fantastical journey,” and says "sweet enough for kids, sophisticated enough for grown-ups, this play with music is both a valentine to the innocence of childhood and the magic of stagecraft."

Written by Tony Award nominee Rick Elice, Peter and the Starcatcher is based on the original direction by Tony® Award‐winner Roger Rees and Tony® Award‐nominee Alex Timbers, recreated by Shawn Pennington. Peter and the Starcatcher is suitable for younger audiences, but most enjoyable for those 10 and up. Peter and the Starcatcher comes to Miller Auditorium for one performance only on Sunday, March 29 at 3 p.m. and tickets are available now.