The Shadow Box

posted in: 1991-1992 Season, Past Shows | 0

The play takes place over twenty-four hours, in three separate cottages on the grounds of a large hospital, in the United States. Within the three cabins are three cancer patients: Joe, Brian and Felicity, who are to live with their … Continued

Agnes of God

posted in: 1992-1993 Season, Past Shows | 0

Agnes of God is a play by American playwright John Pielmeier which tells the story of a novice nun who gives birth and insists that the child was the result of a virgin conception. A psychiatrist and the mother superior … Continued

The Miracle Worker

posted in: 1994-1995 Season, Past Shows | 0

In Tuscumbia, Alabama, an illness renders infant Helen Keller blind, deaf, and consequently mute (deaf-mute). Pitied and badly spoiled by her parents, Helen is taught no discipline and, by the age of six, grows into a wild, angry, tantrum-throwing child … Continued

The Boys Next Door

posted in: 1994-1995 Season, Past Shows | 0

The Boys Next Door is a play by Tom Griffin, first produced in the 1988/89 season. Set in the Boston area, it deals with four men with various mental disabilities who live in a group home. It takes place over … Continued

The Lion in Winter

posted in: 1995-1996 Season, Past Shows | 0

Sibling rivalry, adultery, and dungeons – The Lion in Winter, by James Goldman, is a modern-day classic. Comedic in tone, dramatic in action – the play tells the story of the Plantagenet family, who are locked in a free-for-all of … Continued

House of Blue Leaves

posted in: 1999-2000 Season, Past Shows | 0

Artie Shaugnessy is a songwriter with visions of glory. Toiling by day as a zookeeper, he suffers in seedy lounges by night, plying his wares at piano bars in Queens, New York, where he lives with his wife, Bananas, much … Continued

Talking With…

posted in: 1999-2000 Season, Past Shows | 0

Talking With… is composed of eleven ten-minute monologues, each featuring a different woman who talks about her life. The play includes the pieces, “Fifteen Minutes,” “Scraps,” “Clear Glass Marbles,” “Audition,” “Rodeo,” “Twirler,” “Lamps,” “Handler,” “Dragons,” “French Fries,” and “Marks.”Idiosyncratic characters … Continued

The Rainmaker

posted in: 1999-2000 Season, Past Shows | 0

Set in a drought-ridden rural town in the West in Depression-era America, the play tells the story of a pivotal hot summer day in the life of spinsterish Lizzie Curry. Lizzie keeps house for her father and two brothers on … Continued