Inherit the Wind
Sept. 30, Oct. 1, 6, 7, 8
In the 1920s, a Tennessee a schoolteacher is put on trial for violating the Butler Act, a state law that prohibits public school teachers from teaching evolution instead of creationism.
Drawing intense national attention in the media, two of the nation’s leading lawyers go head to head in a landmark case that rings eerily close recent events.
A Christmas Carol
Dec. 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10
The classic story of the curmudgeonly Ebenezer Scrooge, who requires the intervention of a few spectral guides to understand the true meaning of Christmas and life.
Well over a century after its writing, Dickens’ classic tale of hope and redemption continues to remind us what’s really worth celebrating—at the holidays, or any time!
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
Feb. 17, 18, 23, 24, 25
The fabulously inventive tale of Hamlet as told from the worm’s-eye view of the bewildered Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, two minor characters in Shakespeare’s play. In Tom Stoppard’s best-known work, this Shakespearean Laurel and Hardy finally get a chance to take the lead role, but do so in a world where reality and illusion intermix, and where fate leads our two heroes to a tragic but inevitable end.
Bye Bye Birdie
April 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29
A loving send-up of the 1960s, small-town America, teenagers, and rock & roll! Teen heartthrob Conrad Birdie has been drafted,
so he chooses All-American girl Kim McAfee for a very public farewell kiss live on the Ed Sullivan Show. However, Conrad’s hip-thrusting makes more than one man in town uncomfortable, many of whom attempt to stop the show from happening.