The Gateway is back and at full capacity; here’s the lineup

The Gateway Bellport

Long Island’s famed Gateway playhouse in Bellport Village is back after having survived the state’s unprecedented pandemic restrictions and shutdowns.

That means you don’t have to travel to NYC to enjoy Broadway-caliber shows — because they’re right here in Suffolk County.

And The Gateway is operating at 100-percent capacity.

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“We’re really excited to get back to doing what we love,” said Paul Allan, who is the executive artistic director at the nonprofit theatre, which opened in 1950 at its Bellport campus and started with professional shows in 1962.

“We’ve been doing it for so many years. It’s a thrill to be able to get the audiences back into the theater.”

Here’s what’s on tap for the rest of 2021.

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The Killer Musical With Outrageous Gusto!

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder is a murderous romp filled with unforgettable music, non-stop laughs and a scene-stealing HILARITY! A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder is the knock-’em-dead, uproarious hit and the most-nominated show of the 2014 season. Click here for performance listings.

With 10 Tony nominations and four wins, including Best Musical, Book, Direction and Costumes, it also earned seven Drama Desk Awards (including Best Musical), four Outer Critics Circle Awards (including Best Musical) and one Drama League Award (Best Musical).

When the low-born Monty Navarro finds out that he’s eighth in line for an earldom in the lofty D’Ysquith family, he figures his chances of outliving his predecessors are slight and sets off down a far more ghoulish path.

Can he knock off his unsuspecting relatives without being caught and become the ninth Earl of Highhurst? And what of love? Because murder isn’t the only thing on Monty’s mind….

Capture the magic of the season as The Gateway incredibly transforms Patchogue Theatre’s stage into an ice rink for Holiday Spectacular On Ice. Click here for performance listings.

This enchanting musical celebration brings beloved holiday songs to life while enphasizing the beauty, grace and artistry of figure skating. Featuring show-stopping singers and dancers, astonishing performance artistry, this family-friendly musical celebration is literally the “coolest” show for all ages this holiday season.