for the 2022 Musical



Photo of The Prospect Hotel from the Society’s Archive. 


They came from Manhattan, Brooklyn and points West by rail, boat, and car.

1938, The New Prospect Hotel was abuzz with an endless array of entertainment to the delight of the hundreds of guests pouring in from June to the end of August. Come take part in a very eventful weekend at this iconic historic hotel and its menagerie of guests and staff.

Based on actual events at the time, ours was no sleepy outpost.

Performances will be at 6:00 pm July 22-24, 2022

on The Shelter Island History Center stage. 


250 tickets will be sold for each performance.

Tickets will go on sale Wednesday, June 1, 2022


Parking is limited. Carpooling is encouraged!




AAQ / Resource: Townsend Manor Inn

Old Fashioned Hospitality