Thursday, September 03, 2009

Tucson: Beowulf Alley Theatre presents Seascape by Edward Albee


From: Beth Dell []
Sent: Thursday, September 03, 2009 12:43 PM
Subject: Beowulf Alley Theatre Press Release – Seascape


Beowulf Alley Celebrates the Opening of Its 2009-2010 Main Stage Season

With Seascape by Edward Albee

Our 5th Anniversary on 6th Avenue


Beowulf Alley Theatre, 11 South 6th Avenue, Downtown Tucson between Broadway and Congress, will open the 2009-2010 main stage season with Seascape by Edward Albee. Director Michael Fenlason, who is also the Chair of Beowulf Alley’s late night series, LNT@the Alley, makes his main stage directorial debut at Beowulf Alley. The cast includes Todd Fitzpatrick, Roxanne Harley, Roger Owen, and Ericka Quintero. The design/production team includes Lydia Borowicz, Michael Fenlason, Jared Strickland, Noah Trimm, Tristyn Tucci, and Kristen Wheeler.

A romantic comedy and winner of the 1975 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Seascape is the story of a mature, married  couple picnicking on a deserted beach, discussing their future together. They encounter a strange and unusual couple also contemplating major life changes. Once the couples recover from mutual surprise and fear, the two couples engage in humorous and sometimes outrageous discussions, sharing thoughts and ideas that lead to hopeful solutions to their future endeavors.

Hats off , and up in the air! A major dramatic event.” –NY Times

Performance days and times are Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 1:30 p.m. from Saturday, September 26 through Sunday, September 11, 2009 There is one $10 per ticket Preview performance on Friday, September 25. The Opening Night includes a post-performance reception. On Sunday, September 26 following the performance, join our entire Seascape production team for Dialogues with…, a discussion about all of the elements of the play including the technical as well as acting and character elements.

General admission prices are $20 with an online only ticket price of $18 (at Our 5-play season subscription is $70, a 30% savings over single ticket prices and subscriptions are still available. Flex Passes, 4 admissions for $64, are also available.

A benefit performance and post-performance reception for La Frontera will be held on Thursday, October 8. The ticket for this benefit performance is an additional tax-deductible $10 to directly support the service La Frontera provides to our community.

More information is available at or by calling the box office at 882-0555. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis in our 95-seat, air-conditioned theatre. Seascape is produced by special arrangements with Dramatists Play Service, Inc. and includes mature themes.

Public parking is available on the street at meters Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. for 50 cents per half hour and FREE all other times including weekends.  The lot across the street from Beowulf Alley at Broadway and 6th Avenue is available FREE Monday through Friday after 3 p.m. and all weekend.  The City Garage at Pennington and Scott, just two blocks from the theatre with the first hour free and additional hours at $2 to a maximum of $8.


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