SEASON 17

Hamlet by William Shakespeare

September 27 – October 20, 2019

Sunday Matinees: October 13 & October 20

ASL Performance: 

October 5

Audio Description: 

October 13

When a king dies, his eldest son should ascend the throne: “The king is dead; long live the king!” But that’s not what happens in Denmark. Shakespeare’s classic tale of ambition and deception told with the smart, contemporary flair of Theatre B.

 

The Last Schwartz by Deborah Zoe Laufer

November 29 – December 21, 2019

Sunday Matinees: December 8 & 15

ASL Performance:

December 7

Audio Description:

December 8

In this fresh and funny “holiday” drama, the Schwartz siblings gather for a Yarzheit – the anniversary of their father’s death. And like with any distanced relatives, things get awkward and complicated when everyone’s closer.

 

The Roommate by Jen Silverman

February 7 – 29, 2020

Sunday Matinees February 16 & 23

ASL Performance:

February 8

Audio Description:

February 9

 Two middle-aged women – one leaving New York to start over, one rattling around in her big Iowa home – become roommates. With surprising twists, unexpected discoveries and insightful humor, this 21st century “odd couple” will leave the audience guessing.

Starring Pam Strait and Carrie Wintersteen.

The Father by Florian Zeller

April  24 – May 16, 2020

Sunday Matinees:

May 3 & 10

ASL Performance:

May 9

Audio Description:

May 10

Darkly humorous and deeply poignant, Florian Zeller’s The Father is a study of what it’s like to live with Alzheimer’s. We see the story through Andre’s eyes as his he struggles to make sense of a progressively befuddling world. Winner of the Moliere and Olivier awards for Best Play and the Tony for Best Actor. Starring Doug Hamilton

 

Meditation Retreat: A Non-Visual Experience

November 8 & 9 at 7:00 PM (Audio Description provided)

November 10 at 2:00 PM (Audio Description provided)

3rd Floor of the Plains Art Museum

Theatre B presents Meditation Retreat: A Non-Visual Show Experience

What might you discover when using your non-dominant senses? Step into the world of group meditation, as captured in the play Small Mouth Sounds. This gently interactive experience explores a story of inner search and redemption through an Audio Described performance.