Performing Arts

Lorca: Flamenco & Contemporáneo by Main Street Players

Fri Nov 29 - Sun Dec 15, 2019

Lorca: Flamenco and Contemporary is a walk through the most significant moments of the work of the great Spanish poet Federico García Lorca, a magical journey navigating through his characters and stories. His theater, poems, and songs are uniquely intertwined under the aroma of a Spanish guitar and the broken voice of flamenco. Actors with different nationalities and accents, will set up … +

Performing Arts

37 Postcards at Main Street Players

Fri Apr 26, 2019 - Sun May 19, 2019

After years of traveling abroad, Avery Sutton is happy to return to the comfort of his home in Connecticut. Unfortunately, almost nothing is as he remembered it: the entire house is tilted at a distinct angle; the dog hasn’t been fed in five years; and Avery’s grandmother, who everyone thought was dead, is still alive and kicking. Forced to either accept the … +

Performing Arts

Pardon My French at Main Street Players

Fri Mar 22, 2019 - Sun Mar 24, 2019

“Pardon My French” is an unorthodox French Cabaret Show, in English bien sûr. A one-of-a-kind performance with classic Parisian songs, Gallic humor and just the right amount of jokes that will make you blush. Pardon my French is filled with classic French songs like “C’est magnifique”, “C’est si bon”, “If you go away” and songs from French related movies like “Gigi”, “An … +

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RACE at Main Street Players

Through Sun Mar 17, 2019

Multiple award-winning playwright/director David Mamet tackles America’s most controversial topic in a provocative new tale of sex, guilt, and bold accusations. Two lawyers find themselves defending a wealthy white executive charged with raping a black woman. When a new legal assistant gets involved in the case, the opinions that boil beneath explode to the surface. When David Mamet turns the spotlight on … +

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SUPERIOR DONUTS on stage by Main Street Players

Fri Sep 28, 2018 - Sun Oct 21, 2018

Arthur Przybyszewski owns a decrepit donut shop in the Uptown neighborhood of Chicago. Franco Wicks, a black teenager who is his only employee, wants to change the shop for the better. This comedy-drama by Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize–winning author Tracy Letts explores the challenges of embracing the past and the redemptive power of friendship. Written by Tracy Letts Directed by Danny … +

Performing Arts

Five Women Wearing the Same Dress: on stage by MSP

Fri Jul 20, 2018 - Sun Aug 12, 2018

During a wedding reception, five reluctant, identically clad bridesmaids hide out in an upstairs bedroom, each with her own reason to avoid the proceedings below. As the afternoon wears on, these five very different women joyously discover a common bond in this wickedly funny, irreverent, and touching celebration of the women’s spirit. Written by Alan Ball Directed by Tatyana-Marie Carlo CAST Thiana … +

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Main Street Players: reading “To Life”

Mon Aug 14, 2017

Minnie Cohen’s life has always evolved around her family, especially her two children, Amy and Ronnie. As Amy and Ronnie have become adults and moved away from Minnie and her husband, Harold, she has lost her bearings for life and her grip on the family. The kids are going through their own personal challenges and her marriage to Harold is slipping away … +

Performing Arts

Main Street Players play Bad Jews

Through Sun 13 Aug, 2017

Bad Jews by Joshua Harmon  chronicles the relationships between three cousins who are brought together following the death of their grandfather, a Holocaust survivor. Conflict ensues as the trio fight over a “chai” that belonged to their grandfather. As Daphna and Liam battle over who is more deserving of the memento, Liam’s girlfriend Melody and brother Jonah try to stay clear of … +