May 31st to June 23rd

Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have THE 39 STEPS, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre! This 2-time Tony® and Drama Desk Award-winning comedy is packed with nonstop laughs, an on-stage plane crash, handcuffs, missing fingers and some good old-fashioned romance!

Box Office open 1 hour prior to performance.
House opens for seating 1/2 hour before performance.
Beer and wine available at our Pop-up Pub prior to Friday performances.  Alcohol is not allowed in the theatre.

Run-time:  Approximately 2 hours with one 15 minute intermission.

Venue Address:
Hadley Theatre
2132 Radcliffe Ave
Charlotte, NC 28207

We are located in a shared space of Queens University and Myers Park Traditional Elementary.  We recommend parking in the MPTE lot, and entering the doors on the right under the white awning.

Thursday, May 31st @ 7:30 - Pay What You Can Night!
Friday, June 1 @ 8:00 PM - Preview, 50% Off
Saturday, June 2 @ 8:00 PM - Preview, 50% Off

Wednesday, June 6 @ 7:30 PM - OPENING
Thursday, June 7 @ 7:30 PM
Friday, June 8 @ 8 PM - Pop-up Pub
Saturday, June 9 @ 8 PM
Sunday, June 10 @ 2:30 PM

Wednesday, June 13 @ 7:30 PM
Thursday, June 14 @ 7:30 PM
Friday, June 15 @ 8 PM - Pop-up Pub
Saturday, June 16 @ 8 PM
Sunday, June 17 @ 2:30 PM

Wednesday, June 20 @ 7:30 PM
Thursday, June 21 @ 7:30 PM
Friday, June 22 @ 8 PM - Pop-up Pub
Saturday, June 23 @ 8 PM - CLOSING

ROB ADDISON (Clown) is pleased to return to ATC after last year’s production of STUPID F-ING BIRD (Sorn) and FLY BY NIGHT (McClam). A Southern California native, Rob holds an MFA from FSU/ Asolo Conservatory and has performed and directed across the country for twenty years. Some regional performing credits include: SAME TIME NEXT YEAR (George) at The Arts Trust, LOVE'S LABOUR'S LOST (King Ferdinand) at American Stage, PRIVATE EYES (Matthew) at Centennial Theatre and LEND ME A TENOR (Max) at SRT. Locally, in four seasons at CPCC, you have seen him in OLIVER (Fagin), YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN (Kemp/Hermit), SPAMALOT (Sir Bedevere et. all) and ANNIE (FDR/ Bert Healy) to name a few. He is currently the Theatre Arts teacher at Clover High School. He is extremely grateful to his entire family for their love and support.

JEREMY DECARLOS (Richard Hannay) is a Carolina native with a Theater Performance degree from Winthrop University. He was most recently seen in Actor's Theatre of Charlotte's THE MERMAID HOUR (Bird), THE SANTALAND DIARIES (Featured Musician), AMERICAN IDIOT (St. Jimmy), STUPID FUCKING BIRD (Dev), THE TOXIC AVENGER (Toxie), FATHER COMES HOME FROM THE WARS PARTS 1,2, & 3 (Homer), ROCK OF AGES (Dennis), and RED (Ken).


CHIP DECKER (Clown) has served as ATC Artistic Director for 15 years and been with the company as a Technical Director since 1996, so you may recognize him from a curtain speech or two. Chip is now ATC's Executive Director and excited about what's around the corner. He was last seen on the ATC stage in 2016's production of STAGE KISS (Kevin). Other performances include ALL THE GREAT BOOKS, THE BIBLE: THE COMPLETE WORD OF GOD (ABRIDGED), THE PILLOW MAN, YANKEE TAVERN, and STUMPS.


LISA SCHACHER (Annabella, Pamela, Margaret) is thrilled to be back at ATC with such a talented and generous cast. Other ATC performances include STAGE KISS (She) and THE TOXIC AVENGER (Mayor, Ma Ferd). Lisa was last seen onstage in Children's Theatre of Charlotte's MARY POPPINS (Mrs. Banks). Other favorites include HAIR (Sheila Franklin) at the Zachary Scott Theatre, CLOSER THAN EVER at The Gorilla Theatre, SANDBOX/THE FIRST TIME (Maggie) at 59E59, HERO (Elizabeth) at The Barrow Group Theatre, HELLO DOLLY (Ermengarde) on Tour, UNLUCKY MAN (Lucy) NY Fringe Festival, SOUND OF MUSIC (Leisl, u/s Maria) at Westchester Broadway Theatre, GUYS & DOLLS (Miss Adelaide), NUNSENSE 1&2 (Sister Mary Leo), as well as several workshops and new works in NYC. Lisa is so grateful for this opportunity to make you laugh.

Director                                 Ann Marie Costa
Asst. Director                      Matthew Hunter
Stage Manager                    
Kathryn Harding
Dialect Coach                     
Jill Bloede
Set/Sound Design              Chip Decker
Carrie Cranford
Lighting Designer              
 Hallie Gray
Master Carpenter               
Mike Snow