Church & State by Jason Odell Williams
September 27 – October 20, 2018
Sunday Matinee: October 14
ASL Performance: September 29
Audio Description: October 14
Senator Charles Whitmore decides to tell the public precisely what he is really thinking with less than three days until his potential re-election. How could that backfire? A hilarious Dramedy about God, Guns, and Politics, and where they all intersect.
The Santaland Diaries by David Sedaris, adapted by Joe Montello
Friday, December 14 at 9:45 PM
Sunday, December 16 at 2:00 PM
November 23 – December 15, 2018
Sunday Matinees: December 2 & 9
ASL Performance December 8
Audio Description December 8
Based on the iconic essay by David Sedaris, The Santaland Diaries is a brilliant evocation of what a slacker’s Christmas must feel like. Out of work, our slacker decides to become a Macy’s elf during the holiday crunch. Twisted, sardonic, and funny, The Santaland Diaries is the subversive Christmas tale for the ages.
Love Letters by A. R. Gurney
February 14, 15, 16
Valentine’s Day Special: Love Letters, starring Theatre B co-founders Carrie and David Wintersteen. Childhood pen pals are tethered forever by a lifetime of letters.
This Pulitzer Prize finalist shares the confidences of two people who grew up together, went their separate ways, but continued to exchange letters for a lifetime.
Featuring David and Carrie Wintersteen, the letters read aloud show that what is implied can be as revealing and meaningful as what is actually written down.
Blackbird by David Harrower
NEW OPENING DATE!
February 28 – March 23, 2019
Sunday Matinees: March 10 & 17
ASL Performance March 2
Audio Description March 15
Fifteen years ago, Una and Ray had a relationship. They haven’t set eyes on each other since. Now she’s found him again. Oh, and fifteen years ago? Ray was forty. And Una was twelve. Was it love or was it statutory rape? Winner of the Olivier Award for Best Play, Blackbird is a deeply complex portrayal of two people whose ruined lives are inextricably intertwined after a sexual encounter.
Cry It Out by Molly Smith Metzler
April 25 – May 18, 2019
Sunday Matinees: May 5 & 12
ASL Performance May 4
Audio Description May 11
Three new moms from different backgrounds bond over parenting babies. Simple? Friendship, marriage, careers are anything but simple in Cry It Out, a comedy with dark edges. Cry It Out takes an honest look at the absurdities of navigating women’s choices, family life, and job security in modern day America.
A Beautiful Hell by Carol Kapaun Ratchensky, adapted for the stage by Laurie J. Baker
May 30 – June 2, 2019
Sunday Matinee: June 2
ASL Performance June 1
Life does not always go as planned, and somehow, sooner or later, we find peace and go on to make oatmeal anyway. A Beautiful Hell explores the ways death and grief are worthy of acceptance and curiosity and even humor. This is our shared humanity and a path to the empathy we all crave.
Based on a book of poems by Carol Kapaun Ratchenski, adapted for the stage by Laurie J. Baker