The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds
Shy Matilda Hunsdorfer, nicknamed Tillie, prepares an experiment involving marigolds raised from seeds exposed to radioactivity for her science fair. She is, however, constantly thwarted by her mother Beatrice, who is self-centered and abusive, and by her extroverted and unstable sister Ruth, who submits to her mother’s will. Over the course of the play, Beatrice constantly tries to stamp out any opportunities Tillie has of succeeding, due to her own lack of success in life.
A Night Between Heaven and Hell
A night of heavenly comedy! Join us for three one act plays that are devilishly good! Welcome to Hell by Rowan Atkinson, The Middle Grounds by Keith Mervine and An Act of God by David Javerbaum.
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court
In what will be our yearly kid’s crew show, Hank Morgan, a teenager who works on his school’s stage crew, is knocked out by a co-worker and finds himself transported back to the thrilling days of King Arthur, Queen Guenevere and the Knights and Ladies of the Round Table. Hank, who has been studying astronomy, predicts an eclipse of the sun and is hailed a great wizard. He is knighted ’Sir Boss’ and sets about modernizing Camelot, complete with telephones, bicycles, and T-shirts. But the king’s wicked half-sister plots against Camelot, planning an invasion with her own army. How ’Sir Boss’ overcomes the evil plot and finds his way back to Hartford, Connecticut, provides fun and excitement for everyone.