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The play presents a romantic sentimental tale of youthful indiscretion in a New England town on Independence Day, 1906. Richard is the adolescent son of the local newspaper publisher; forbidden to court the girl next door by her father, Richard rebels - via "forbidden" literature, a roadhouse and the local bar girl. Through the intercession of garrulous Uncle Sid, a forgiving mother and an understanding father, Richard's dilemmas are eventually (and whimsically) solved. If O'Neill's masterworks LONG DAY'S JOURNEY INTO NIGHT and A MOON FOR THE MISBEGOTTEN are portraits of his family as they really were, AH, WILDERNESS depicts the family he wished he had.

An urban fantasy in which one young woman must fight for survival in a world turned upside down. This play about God, credit card debt, the apocalypse, and the hope for a brighter future is at times comical and entertaining, yet it also offers the audience a profound look at the best and worst of humanity. Winner of the 1993 Obie Award for playwriting. "Rivera's cruelty slanted world view...is fascinating." - NY Post. Rivera's play is angry, fearsome, fantastic, and poetically frenzied, without surrendering either its sanity or its mordant sense of humor," - Village Voice.

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Mainstage Theatre, Directed by Dr. Dennis Maher

October 19, 20, 25, 26, 27 at 8 pm, October 28 at 2:30 pm, 2012
Auditions: August 27, 28, 29, 2012

Studio Theatre, Directed by Andrew Gaupp

November 9, 10, 15, 16, 17 at 8 pm, November 18 at 2:30, 2012
Auditions: August 27, 28, 29, 2012

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, the Tony Award-winning musical captures the hearts of people around the world with its universal appeal. Based on the stories of Sholom Aleichem, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF has been lauded by critics again and again. Filled with a rousing and heartwarming score, including "Tradition," "Matchmaker," "If I Were a Rich Man," and "Sunrise, Sunset," FIDDLER ON THE ROOF is a timeless classic. No other musical has so magically woven music, dance, poignancy, and laughter into such am electrifying and unforgettable experience. Relive a glorious tradition of the muscial theatre with FIDDLER ON THE ROOF. Constance Ledbelly, a young English literature professor from Queen's University, goes on a subconscious journey of self-discovery. Constance theorizes that Shakespeare's tragedies, Othello and Romeo and Juliet, were orginally comedies, and believes the ideas for the plays originate from the indecipherable Gustav Manscript.

Mainstage Theatre, Directed By Anne Healy

February 27, 28, March 1, 2 at 8 pm, March 3 at 2:30 pm, 2013
Auditions: November 12, 13, 2012

Studio Theatre, Directed by Joe Chapa

April 4, 5, 6 at 8 pm, April 7 at 2:30 pm, 2013
Auditions: January 16, 17, 18, 2013

 

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Studio Theatre
One-Acts - April 25, 26, 27 at 8 pm, April 28 at 2:30, 2013
Auditions: January 16, 17, 18, 2013
 

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