Book by Joe Masteroff – Music by John Kander – Lyrics by Fred Ebb
Directed by Randy Foster
Here, life is beautiful….This classic of the American musical theatre takes place in the Kit Kat Klub of Berlin as the 1920s draw to a close. The Master of Ceremonies welcomes the audience to the show and assures them that, “Here, life is beautiful” and whatever their troubles, they will forget them at the Cabaret. Filled with memorable songs such as “Maybe This Time,” “Don’t Tell Mama,” It Couldn’t Please Me More,” and a cast of unforgettable characters, this evening at the Kit Kat Klub will make you leave your troubles at the door. A winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical,by the writers who gave us CHICAGO.
“One of the greatest musicals of all time — if
not actually THE greatest musical of all time.”
“…stunningly fresh and imaginative …”
“Cabaret is nothing less than breathtaking.”
— Sunday Times
** Not recommended for Children under 15 Years **
A Play by Sarah Ruhl
A whimsical and poignant look at class, comedy and the true nature of love by one of America’s most exciting new playwrights. The Playhouse continues its mission to produce challenging and thought-provoking work with this extraordinary, wildly funny finalist for the 2005 Pulitzer Prize in Drama.
“One of the finest and funniest new plays you’re likely to see.” —NY Times
“A rich work about big themes from a young playwright with an original and audacious voice.”
**Contains Adult Situations and Adult Language**
By Jason Robert Brown
This exceptional work, winner of the 2002 Drama Desk Award for Best Music and Lyrics, ingeniously chronicles the five year life of a marriage, from meeting to break-up… or from break-up to meeting, depending on whose version of events we hear.Written by Jason Robert Brown:( PARADE, SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD); THE LAST FIVE YEARS is an intensely personal look at intimate relationship between and actress and a writer, told from their two very different points of view.
“Brimming with persistent melodies, throughout
lyrics and a heartfelt, compelling story”
“…a nearly perfect musical.”
**Not recommended for children under 15 years**
by Frederick Knott
A hit on Broadway and London and a classic film starring Audrey Hepburn and Alan Arkin, this masterfully constructed thriller moves from one moment of suspense to another as it builds toward an electrifying breath-stopping final scene that will leave you on the edge of your seat or, in the Playhouse’s case, the edge of your pew.
“WAIT UNTIL DARK is a tense thriller.”
—NY World -Telegram & Sun
“Frederick Knott is a master craftsman…”
—Women ’s Wear Daily
“…a first rate shocker…the suspense drama we’ve long awaited eagerly.”
**May not be suitable for children under 12 years of age.**
- by Truman Capote The Play, adapted by Russell Vandenbroucke.
An American treasure, based on two short stories from Truman Capote: “The Thanksgiving Visitor” and “A Christmas Memory.” Set in Depression-era rural Alabama, HOLIDAY MEMORIES follows Buddy (young Truman Capote) and his elderly cousin, Miss Sook, as they deal with the school bully, make fruitcake for Eleanor Roosevelt, cut down the perfect Christmas tree, and share a very special relationship. A nostalgic holiday tale laced with lyricism, wit and gentle charm.
“ … nostalgia and sentimentality vigorously come to life.”
—The New Yorker
“A perfectly distilled expression of the deepest affectiom”
~Appropriate for all ages ~
**All Production rights pending . Listings subject to change .**
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