Playhouse on Park Presents "Golda's Balcony"
William Gibson's "Golda's Balcony" will open at Playhouse on Park May 18th and will run through June 3.
The play tells the story of Golda Meir, who rose from an impoverished childhood in Russia to become the prime minister of Israel. The one-woman show is directed by Terence Lamude.
For tickets or more information call 860-523-5900 ext 10 or go to www.PlayhouseOnPark.org.
New Season at STONC
STONC's tent at Waveny Park
STONC's Theatre for Young Audiences will be presenting "The Wizaed of Oz (June 17 - Aug 4) followed by "Pinkalicious, The Musical" (July 7 - Aug 5)
Finally, STONC's Junior Company will stage "Disney's High School Musical 2" on Friday, July 27.
For tickets or more information call 203- 966 - 4634 or go to www.stonc.org
"God of Carnage" Part of Long Wharf's Upcoming Season
In February, Judith Ivey will return to Long Wharf in Sam Shepherd's "Curse of the Starving Class," an OBIE Award-winner that is part of Shepherd's family play trilogy. This will be followed by William Mastrosimone"s "Ride the Tiger," which deals with the events leading up to the election of John F. Kennedy as president. The season wraps up with "Clybourne Park" by Bruce Norris, a riff on Lorraine Hansberry's "A Raisin in the Sun" in which Norris considers the white community's reaction to the Younger family's move into Clybourne Park.
For tickets, go to www.longwharf.org
A Star-Studded Summer Season at CRT
Casting is the thing this summer at the Connecticut Repertory Theatre, located on UCONN's Storrs campus.
The summer seaon will open with a production of "Man of La Mancha," featuring Terrence Mann, who originated the roles of Rum Tum Tugger in "Cats," Javert in "Les Miserables," and the Beast in "Beauty and the Beast. The show will run from June 7 through the 16th.
On the Don's heels will be a production of Neil Simon's "The Odd Couple," with Pat Sajak and Joe Moore, who will be bickering from June 21 through July 7.
Steve Hayes returns to CRT as the Modern Major General in Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Pirates of Penzance," which runs from July 12 through July 22.
For tickets: 860-486-2113 or go to www.crt.uconn.edu
Windham Theatre Guild Presents "Blithe Spirit"
Tickets: 860-423-2245 or go to www.windhamtheatreguild.org