Stupid Fucking Birdby Aaron Posner Directed by Joyce Henderson
Sep. 17 – Oct. 3
In this brand new irreverent, contemporary, and very funny remix of Chekhov’s The Seagull, we find a timeless battle between young and old, past and present, in search of the true meaning of it all. An aspiring young director rampages against the art created by his mother’s generation. A nubile young actress wrestles with an aging Hollywood star for the affections of a renowned novelist. And everyone discovers just how disappointing love, art, and growing up can be.
The Elephant Manby Bernard Pomerance Directed by Martin Chavira
Oct. 22 – Nov. 7
The Elephant Man , winner of the 1979 Tony Award for Best Play, is based on the life of John Merrick, a horribly deformed young man. Found abandoned and helpless, he is placed under the care of celebrated young physician Frederick Treves, Merrick is introduced to London society and slowly evolves from an object of pity to an urbane and witty favorite of the aristocracy and literati only to be denied his ultimate dream, to become a man like any other.
The Other PlaceBy Sharr White Directed by Joe Hilsee
Dec. 3 – Dec. 19
Just as Juliana Smithton’s research leads to a potential breakthrough, her life takes a disorienting turn. One step at a time, a mystery unravels as contradictory evidence, blurred truth and fragmented memories collide in a cottage on the windswept shores of Cape Cod. Cynthia Lammel, Bill Johnson and Hilary Tellesen star in this riveting new drama.