REVIEW: Classic comedy charmingly captures a simpler time

Tolstoy once wrote: “Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” However, he never said anything about what crazy families are like, an omission that playwrights George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart explore in the charming You Can’t Take It With You, which opened February 9, 2017 at the […]

In the Spotlight: Patrick M. Mulcahy, Jr

With every Main Stage production, we like to highlight an artist who has not only been involved with the show but has also made an awesome impact on the Playhouse. From the set to costumes to lights, a lot of hard work goes into each production behind-the-scenes the weeks before that opening night performance. And with our […]

A Note from the Director of ‘Cabaret’

“Cabaret takes place in Berlin from 1929-1930. Clifford Bradshaw, a struggling American writer, is looking for inspiration for his next novel. On his first night in Berlin, Cliff wanders into the Kit Kat Klub, a seedy nightclub overseen by the strange, omniscient and gender-bending Master of Ceremonies, “the Emcee.” Here, Cliff meets Sally Bowles, a vivacious […]

A Note from the Director of ‘Time Stands Still’

“Auditions are coming up soon and we thought you might like some more information about the script and the roles. I can tell you from experience that playing a character written by Donald Marguiles is an actor’s dream — he gives you much to explore and creates characters so real and fully human.” — from Julie […]

A Note from the Director of ‘Billy Elliot’

  “I am very excited to be directing Billy Elliot this summer. This inspiring story of a boy born into a coal mining town and dancing for the right to his own hopes and dreams is very close to my heart. We are looking for actors to fall in love with it too. Based on true events […]

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