Four New Works by Four Women, navigating love, relationships, and modern life in suprising, often comic ways - all originally workshopped through the National Playwriting Program of the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Region 2.
Thu, Nov 12 2015 8:00 PM — Sun, Nov 22 2015 4:00 PM
In this new adaptation of Strindberg's classic drama, mistress of the house, Miss Julie, and her servant play a dangerous game of seduction in an effort to relieve themselves of their trapped existences. Using everything in their arsenal from sex to money, the two battle each other in a struggle ...
Fri, Oct 9 2015 8:00 PM — Sun, Oct 18 2015 4:00 PM
The swingin' '60s is brought to life in SHOUT! The Mod Musical. Follow four colorful women as they make their way through the music and history of this tumultuous decade, leaning on one another as they go. Includes everyone's mod favorites such as, "Downtown," Son of a Preacher Man," and "These B...
Sat, Apr 4 2015 2:00 PM — Sun, Apr 12 2015 4:30 PM
Sarah Ruhl beautifully re-tells the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus and his wife Eurydice – this time from Eurydice's point of view. Experience this stirring drama of fathers and daughters, love and loss, and the difficult choices we make when it comes to those closest to our hearts.
Thu, Feb 19 2015 8:00 PM — Sun, Mar 1 2015 4:30 PM
The Brothers Grimm wrote more than 200 enduring fairytales. In this outrageous, inventive and fast-paced stage adaptation, an ensemble of two narrators and several versatile actors combine all of them into one wild performance. With audience participation, The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon is fun...
Thu, Nov 13 2014 8:00 PM — Sun, Nov 23 2014 4:30 PM
The comfort of freshly-baked bread brings together Veronica, an over-burdened mother of six children, and Peg, a lonely housewife with a flair in the kitchen. Together, these women follow the wisdom of celebrity author and television host Elizabeth Prescott as they search for the perfect ingredie...
Thu, Oct 9 2014 8:00 PM — Sun, Oct 19 2014 4:30 PM
Jo’s junior year in high school is upended when she becomes the victim of a gay-bashing. Unexpectedly, what saves her from spiraling downward is a novel assigned in English class: The Heart is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers. Through the book’s main character, Jo finds a kinship that helps he...
Thu, Apr 3 2014 8:00 PM — Sun, Apr 13 2014 3:30 PM
Elwood P. Dowd’s invisible friend—a six-and-a-half-foot tall rabbit—is an embarrassment for his sister Veta, with her society friends. In a moment of exasperation, she colludes to get her brother locked away in a sanitarium for the mentally challenged. But the plan backfires when Veta herself is ...
Thu, Feb 20 2014 8:00 PM — Sun, Mar 2 2014 4:30 PM
A staged-reading of a delightful new script for young audiences. Poor Perry, a two-toothed little monster, is given the challenge of a lifetime: to prove he’s the rightful heir to the throne of the land. The king, his Dad, assigns him the daunting task of securing three near-impossible prizes. He...
Fri, Dec 6 2013 8:00 PM — Mon, Dec 9 2013 4:00 PM
Blame it on the fairies—who manipulate hapless humans, resulting in hilarious chaos. When love’s potions misfire, lovers nearly go berserk from thwarted affections, while a troupe of thespians step into an actor’s nightmare. Join us and be reminded once again why Shakespeare’s classic comedy is a...
Thu, Nov 14 2013 8:00 PM — Sun, Nov 24 2013 4:30 PM