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Season 63: 2009-2010 [show more] [show all]

Come Back to the Five & Dime Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean

by Ed Graczyk; Directed by Robin Richard
  • Sep 17-19, 2009, 8:00 PM;
  • Sep 20, 2009, 3:00 PM;
  • Sep 23-26, 2009, 8:00 PM;
  • Sep 27, 2009, 3:00 PM

In a small town dime store in West Texas, the "Disciples of James Dean" gather for their twentieth reunion. Now middle-aged women, they were teenagers when Dean filmed Giant two decades ago in nearby Marfa. One of them, an extra in the film, has a child whom she says was conceived with Dean during the[read full story]


by Christine Rathbun
  • Oct 15-16, 2009, 8:00 PM

or HOW I LEARNED TO PAY ATTENTION A survivor's funny story. Named a Massachusetts Cultural Council Finalist for Best New Play and performed all over New England, this evocative play is a memoir about a young mothers struggle with breast cancer. Reconstruction is a play about life, illness and joyful survival; a strong, funny, awesome[read full story]

Blood Relations

by Sharon Pollock; Directed by Stephen R. Kay
  • Nov 12-14, 2009, 8:00 PM;
  • Nov 15, 2009, 3:00 PM;
  • Nov 18-21, 2009, 8:00 PM;
  • Nov 22, 2009, 3:00 PM

An exciting retelling of the Lizzie Borden Fall River Axe Murders. It is ten years after the murder and trial. Lizzie with the help of a visiting actress friend reinact the murder and incidents leading up to it ten years earlier.[read full story]

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

by Barbara Robinson; Directed by Jennifer G. Palmer
  • Dec 10-11, 2009, 7:30 PM;
  • Dec 12, 2009, 2:30 PM;
  • Dec 12, 2009, 7:30 PM;
  • Dec 13, 2009, 2:30 PM

In this hilarious Christmas tale, a woman struggling to put on a church Christmas pageant is faced with casting the Herdman kids-- probably the most inventively awful kids in history. You won't believe the mayhem—and the fun—when the Herdmans collide with the Christmas story head on! "An American classic." —McCall's Magazine "One of the best[read full story]

Don't Drink the Water

by Woody Allen; Directed by Lawrence R. Houbre, Jr.
  • Jan 21-23, 2010, 8:00 PM;
  • Jan 24, 2010, 3:00 PM;
  • Jan 27-30, 2010, 8:00 PM;
  • Jan 31, 2010, 3:00 PM

A cascade of comedy and a solid hit on Broadway, this affair takes place inside an American embassy behind the Iron Curtain. An American tourist, a caterer by trade, and his wife and daughter rush into the embassy two steps ahead of the police who suspect them of spying and picture taking. It's not much[read full story]


by Jeffrey Hatcher; Directed by Cynthia J. Messier
  • Mar 5-6, 2010, 8:00 PM;
  • Mar 7, 2010, 3:00 PM

A Staged Reading Three comic monologues about revenge, blackmail, sex, money, jealousy, justice and murder. Performed separately, the tales depict desperate passions, old wounds and cold calculations that intersect in the sun-drenched world of the Riddle Key Luxury Retirement Village in Florida. Each story is a cat-and-mouse mystery featuring culprits who tell how they decided[read full story]


by David Kucher; Directed by Edward J. Maguire
  • Apr 8-10, 2010, 8:00 PM;
  • Apr 11, 2010, 3:00 PM;
  • Apr 14-17, 2010, 8:00 PM;
  • Apr 18, 2010, 3:00 PM

World Premiere! Down-on-his-luck Los Angeles screenwriter Joe Lyman convinces his successful journalist girlfriend Harlequin Anderson to write the sequel to a movie that’s never been made in the first place. “There were no weapons of mass destruction. Y2K turned out to be nothing. Let’s just write the sequel!!” Joe and Harry con producer team Thom[read full story]

For Whom the Southern Bell Tolls/Smile

  • May 7-8, 2010, 8:00 PM;
  • May 9, 2010, 3:00 PM

Two one act plays. For Whom the Southern Bell Tolls One Act Comedy By Christopher Durang Director: Juli Parker In this parody of THE GLASS MENAGERIE, the fading Southern belle, Amanda, tries to prepare her hyper-sensitive, hypochondriacal son, Lawrence, for "the feminine caller." Terrified of people, Lawrence plays with his collection of glass cocktail stirrers.[read full story]

Role Play

by Alan Ayckbourn; Directed by Bob Gillet
  • Jun 3-5, 2010, 8:00 PM;
  • Jun 6, 2010, 3:00 PM;
  • Jun 9-12, 2010, 8:00 PM;
  • Jun 13, 2010, 3:00 PM

Justin and Julie-Ann, hopelessly mismatched in love, are about to introduce their respective parents to each other over dinner ? Justin\'s upper-crust alcoholic ma from Surrey and Julie-Ann\'s bigoted Yorkshire father and prim mother Into this doomed scenario drops, literally, via the balcony upstairs and the river, Paige Petite, a former lap-dancer with suicidal tendencies[read full story]