On Stage Now and Upcoming Shows
Based on Louisa May Alcott’s life, Little Women, follows the adventures of sisters Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March. Jo is trying to sell her stories for publication, but the publishers are not interested – her friend Professor Bhaer tells her that she has to do better and write more from herself. Begrudgingly taking this advice, Jo weaves the story of herself and her sisters and their experience growing up in Civil War America.
Little Women embodies the complete theatrical experience, guaranteeing a night filled with laughter, tears, and a lifting of the spirit. The powerful score soars with the sounds of personal discovery, heartache and hope — the sounds of a young America finding its voice.
Laughter on the 23rd Floor
Sept 16 – Oct 9
Inspired by Neil Simon’s early career experience as a junior writer (along with his brother Danny) for Your Show of Shows, the play focuses on Sid Caesar-like Max Prince, the star of a weekly comedy-variety show circa 1953, and his staff, including Simon’s alter-ego Lucas Brickman, who maintains a running commentary on the writing, fighting, and wacky antics which take place in the writers’ room. Max has an ongoing battle with NBC executives, who fear his humor is too sophisticated for Middle America.
The Contradictory Life of Candy the Dentist
Oct 1, 2, 8, & 9
Ever since she was a little girl Candy dreamed about being a dentist. So she worked hard and went to school and did just that. Candy became a dentist and not just any dentist, she was highly regarded as the best dentist around; people would even joke that she had seen every single tooth in the county. Everything seemed to be going exactly the way Candy had always wanted things to go, that is until Candy’s big secret came to light. You see dentistry wasn’t the only love in Candy’s life, in fact she had given the majority of her affection to sweet and delicious edible confection. The contradictory life of Candy the dentist is about to start shattering…
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