Announcing SEASON SEVEN!
Kicking off January 2016
THE (CURIOUS CASE OF THE) WATSON INTELLIGENCE by Madeleine George
January 21 – February 7, 2016
Watson: trusty sidekick to Sherlock Holmes; loyal engineer who built Bell’s first telephone; unstoppable super-computer that became reigning Jeopardy! champ; amiable techno-dweeb who, in the present day, is just looking for love. These four constant companions become one in this brilliantly witty, time-jumping, loving tribute (and cautionary tale) dedicated to the people — and machines — upon which we all depend.
THE LAST DAYS OF JUDAS ISCARIOT by Stephen Adly Guirgis
March 10 – 26, 2016
30 pieces of silver made his name synonymous with traitor. History’s most hated sinner is on trial, and while Mother Teresa, Sigmund Freud, and Christ Himself will all give testimony, can a man trapped by his own guilt ever be truly exonerated? Join SET to find out.
ALL FEMALE TITUS ANDRONICUS by William Shakespeare (adapted by Jonathan Margheim)
July 21 – August 8, 2016
This play is cast entirely with female actors! Titus Andronicus, Roman general, returns from ten years of war with only four out of twenty-five sons left. He has captured Tamora, Queen of the Goths, her three sons, and Aaron the Moor. In obedience to Roman rituals, he sacrifices her eldest son to his own dead sons, which earns him Tamora’s unending hatred and her promise of revenge.
THE ELEPHANT MAN by Bernard Pomerance
October 13 – 30, 2016
John Merrick is a man living with horrifying, rare skin and bone diseases. Seen as a freak by society, his life changes when young physician Frederick Treves agrees to care for him. Merrick quickly becomes a favorite of the English aristocracy — an acceptance that comes with a heavy price.
SECOND STAGE PRODUCTIONS
CLOWN BAR by Adam Szymkowicz
May 13 – 28, 2016
Happy’s junkie brother Timmy is found dead. Now Happy must return to his former life as a clown to ask a few questions. But will Happy be able to go home again without getting sucked into the seedy clown underbelly of vice and violence? Help Happy solve the mystery in this immersive production at the Zodiac Venue and Bar.
OPUS by Michael Hollinger
December 8 – 18, 2016
Special new year’s eve performance 12/31 A lifetime of music and friendship hangs in the balance as the world renowned Lazara Quartet prepares for the performance of a lifetime!