The Tucson Theatre Announcements List is a monitored e-mail list. Notices from Tucson area theatre companies, filmmakers and others are forwarded to the list members. These notices include auditions, casting calls, openings and other announcements of interest to actors, directors, techies and theatre lovers in our community. This Blog contains an archive of recent posts to the list. For more information go to http://tucsonstage.com
Three generations of the Frye family come together on an August weekend at their summer home in the Berkshlres, where they must share a critical decision as their 84 year-old matriarch faces the anguish of encroaching old age. As the reunion gathers momentum, some members' long-smouldering resentments Ignite Into open hostility, while others experience a moving affirmation of enduring love and loyalty.
Show Dates: February 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25 and March 2, 3, 4, 2007
Hope, humor and heritage come together in a trio of cultural one-acts.
And Where was Pancho Villa when You Really Needed Him? by local Tucsonan playwright Sylvia Wood A satirical look at catastrophic effect of one teachers well-intended attempts to 'Americanize' a classroom of immigrant children.
Rowing to America by Kitty Chent Follow a young girl as she literally rows across the ocean to America amdist memories of her sister.
Dead Bolivians on a Raft by Guillermo Reyes A farce about an immigrant Mexican family whose playwright son wants to put his family in a play about immigrants.
Show Dates: April 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29 & May 4, 5, 6
The Pope is scheduled to appear at Shea Stadium. Almost-songwriter, Artie, is married to Bananas but is in love with his girlfriend Bunny. He also has three nuns on his roof hoping to see the Pope's motorcade. It doesn't take very long for their lives to spill over with complications that cook this comedy to a boiling point of laughter!
Show Dates: August 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26, 2007
A stunning musical about a chorus audition for a Broadway musical. It tells of the achingly poignant ambitions of professional Broadway gypsies to land a job in the show, and is a powerful metaphor for all human aspiration. It is a brilliantly complex fusion of dance, song and compellingly authentic drama. The show was instantly recognized as a classic.
Show Dates: November 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 2007
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