PROUDLY ANNOUNCING OUR
2019 - 2020 SEASON!
July 12 – Aug 4: THE DROWSY CHAPERONE. Book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar, Music and lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison. Winner of five Tony Awards, it is a loving spoof of musical comedies of the 1920s. As a shy theatre buff describes a fictitious 1928 hit musical called The Drowsy Chaperone, the quirky little musical springs to life in his living room.
Sept 13 – Oct 6: SUITE SURRENDER. Michael McKeever’s classic farce in which two of Hollywood's biggest divas arrive at the luxurious Palm Beach Royale Hotel and are mistakenly checked into the same suite. Two overblown egos and a legendary feud set off fireworks.
Nov 15 – Dec 15: THE SOUND OF MUSIC. Music by Richard Rodgers, Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, Book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse. 1960 Tony Award for Best Musical and the 1965 Oscar for Best Picture. A young woman, Maria, becomes the governess for the seven children of a widowed Austrian naval officer. Her growing love for the youngsters, and her joy for life, capture the heart of the stern Captain.
Jan 17 – Feb 9, 2020: BILOXI BLUES. Neil Simon’s dramatic comedy; 1985 Tony Award for Best Play. In 1943, 19-year old Eugene, heads off for 10 weeks of Army boot camp in Biloxi. His notebook scribblings provide humorous and thoughtful snippets of life in the barracks.
Mar 20 – Apr 12: A GENTLEMAN’S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER. Book and Lyrics by Robert L. Freedman and Music and Lyrics by Steven Lutvak; based on a novel by Roy Horniman. Nominated for ten 2014 Tony Awards, it won four, including Best Musical. A distant heir to a family fortune plots to become the ninth Earl of Highhurst using his mischievous charm – and perhaps a dash of murder.
May 15 – June 7: ONE SLIGHT HITCH. Lewis Black provides some surprising twists in this contemporary comedy. It's Courtney's wedding day, and her mother, Delia, is making sure that everything is perfect. The groom, the dress, the flowers, the décor, the food…until the doorbell rings and all heck breaks loose.
OUR 2018 - 2019 SEASON continues…
May 24 – June 16, 2019: Ripcord
A comedy by David Lindsay-Abaire. In the Bristol Place Senior Living Facility, the cranky Abby, must share her room with the always-cheerful new arrival, Marilyn. A harmless bet between them escalates into outrageous turf warfare.
TICKETS ARE SELLING OUT QUICKLY! As of May 15, RIPCORD is 83% Sold Out.