FAQs

Where is CMS Located?
Cape May Stage is located at the Robert Shackleton Playhouse on the corner of Bank and Lafayette Streets in the heart of the Historic district in beautiful Cape May, New Jersey. We’re housed in a classic Renaissance Revival (c. 1853) building which formerly served as the Presbyterian Church and the City’s Welcome Center. Click here for map.


What are the prices?
For pricing and ticket information please visit our tickets page.


What accessibility services does CMS offer its patrons?
Cape May Stage is dedicated to providing equal access to all individuals with disabilities. If you, or any member of your party, require assistance please contact our Box Office at 609-770-8311. We are wheelchair accessible, offer assisted listening devices, are service animal friendly, and with advanced notice can arrange for large print programs and ASL sign-interpreted performances. For more information click here. Individuals with Disabilities, along with one companion, can receive a 20% discount off the regular admission price.  Please enter coupon code ADA20 at checkout or mention it over the phone at the time of purchase to redeem discount.


How do I contact Cape May Stage?

Cape May Stage
31 Perry Street,
Cape May, NJ 08204
Phone: (609) 884-1341
E-Mail: Roy Steinberg, Producing Artistic Director


Is there a mailing list?
Click here to send an E-Mail: Join Our Mailing List


What is your work like?
Cape May Stage is a professional Equity theatre company, featuring traditional, contemporary and new works in an intimate setting. Since 1988, actors, directors, and playwrights from around the country have set the standard for excellence by providing world-class theatre in a unique and historic venue.


How big is your theater?
Cape May Stage is an intimate theater with an audience capacity of approximately 134 persons. We are wheelchair accessible and have listening devices available for the hearing impaired.


How can I audition?
Cape May Stage holds annual Equity auditions in New York and Cape May. Notices are posted in Backstage and on our website. Submissions are also accepted.


Is there parking available at your theatre?
Cape May Stage has a very small lot with only 6 metered spaces including a designated handicapped parking space. All other parking is street parking.

  • There is a municipal metered parking lot only a half block south of the playhouse next to Collier’s Liquor store.
  • Swain’s Ace Hardware store, located on Jackson Street behind the playhouse has a pre-paid parking lot during the height of the season for $4.00 per vehicle.
  • Free parking & free trolley service is available on 921 Lafayette Street at the Cape May Elementary School parking lot during the summer months.  The trolley runs every 20 minutes until 11:00PM.  The drop off/pick up location of the trolley is at the rotary bandstand across from the playhouse.  The phone number to call the trolley driver is (609) 846-4057 to determine his location and timing of your pick up.

I am interested in becoming a volunteer.  How can I get involved?

Music to our ears! There are many ways to get involved with Cape May Stage.  Click here for details