Camelot Lives On… at Least for an Extra Week

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The Bay Street Theater production of Camelot, performed on an open-air stage located behind the Carvel store off Montauk Highway in Bridgehampton, New York on Friday, August 6th, 2021

Due to popular demand, Bay Street Theater is extending the run of its production of Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Lowe’s “Camelot,” and the play will now run through Sunday, September 5. The production, directed by Scott Schwartz, opened outdoors under the stars at 2011 Montauk Highway in Bridgehampton on Saturday, August 7, for a sold-out audience of 200 attendees.

Jeremy Kushnier as King Arthur and Britney Coleman as Guenevere in Bay Street Theater’s production of “Camelot.” Photo by Michael Heller/Courtesy Bay Street Theater.

Opening night attendees included: Jennifer and Liza Lerner, daughters of Alan Jay Lerner; Julie Andrews, grandmother of ensemble cast member Hope Hamilton; Tony Award-winning producers Bonnie Comley and Stewart Lane; Tony Award-nominee Tovah Feldshuh and Andrew Levy; Howard McGillin and Richard Samson; Amanda Green and Jeffrey Kaplan; Bay Street Theater board members Patty Baker, David Fink, Simon Kinsella, Carol Konner, Riki Kane Larimer, and Eric Segal; and Bay Street cofounders Emma Walton Hamilton and Stephen Hamilton.

Performances are offered Tuesdays through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 5:30 p.m. Tickets start at $45 and are available through the Box Office by calling 631-725-9500 or at baystreet.org. In case of inclement weather, ticket buyers will be notified and given first opportunity to rebook a future date, apply the funds to another show, or offered a refund.

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