By Deborah Zoe Laufer
End Days received the 2008 American Theatre Critics Association
citation. Sixteen year old Rachel Stein is having a bad year. Her
changed out of his pajamas since 9/11. Her mother has begun a close,
relationship with Jesus. Her new neighbor, a sixteen-year-old Elvis
has fallen for her hard. And the Apocalypse is coming Wednesday. Her
hope is that Stephen Hawking will save them all.
Sept. 14-15, 21-22, 28-29, 2012 at 8pm - Sept. 23 at 3
A PIECE OF MY HEART
By Shirley Lauro
This is a powerful, true drama of six women who went to Vietnam: five
and a country western singer booked by an unscrupulous agent to
troops. The play portrays each young woman before, during, and after
in the war-torn nation and ends as each leaves a personal token at the
wall in Washington.
Jan. 18-19, 25-26, Feb. 1-2, 2013 at 8 pm - Jan 27 at 3
YOU’RE A GOOD MAN,
Based on The Comic Strip "Peanuts" by Charles M. Schulz
Book, Music and Lyrics by Clark Gesner
A program note says that the time of the action is "an average day in
of Charlie Brown." It really is just that, a day made up of little
from all the days of Charlie Brown, from Valentine's Day to the
from wild optimism to utter despair, all mixed in with the lives of
his friends (both
human and non-human) and strung together on the string of a single
bright uncertain morning to hopeful starlit evening.
Mar. 15-16, 22-23, 29-30, 2013 at 8 pm - Mar 17 at 3 pm
LOVE’S LABOUR’S LOST
By William Shakespeare
Ferdinand, King of Navarre, opens the play by declaring that his court
be devoted to ascetic study for three years—and, to keep the
a minimum, no women will be allowed within a mile of the court.
Longaville, and Dumaine agree to devote themselves with the King
Berowne expresses reservations about the venture and its chances for
Berowne also points out that the king has forgotten an embassy that
with the Princess of France.
April 26-27, May 3-4, 10-11, 2013 at 8 pm - May 5 at 3
By Spike Manton and Tim Clue
Don Browning, a middle-aged writer, returns home and decides to
take his father's ashes to his childhood home, as requested. But when
Don discovers Grandma's house is now a grocery store, he begins
traveling across Iowa searching for a proper resting place for his
This father-and-son road trip shifts smoothly from the present to
memories of the annual, torturous vacations of his childhood. Don's
existential journey leads him to reconcile his past and present at the
of the United States. Leaving Iowa is a postcard to anyone who has
found himself or herself driving alone on a road, revisiting fond
of his or her youth.
June 14-15, 21-22, 28-29, 2013 at 8 pm June 23 at 3 pm