Two Into One: January 2013

A British Sex Farce by Ray Cooney Directed by Dustin M. Czarny Plot:  A Member of Parliament tries to arrange a dalliance with a secretary for the P.M. in an out of the way little hotel. Unfortunately, he engages one of his aides to arrange the whole thing. The aide is something of a charming…

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Brighton Beach Memoirs: April 2013

Part one of Neil Simon’s autobiographical trilogy: a portrait of the writer as a young teen in 1937 living with his family in a crowded, lower middle-class Brooklyn walk-up. Eugene Jerome, standing in for the author, is the narrator and central character. Dreaming of baseball and girls, Eugene must cope with the mundane existence of his family…

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Hamlet, Cha Cha Cha: May 2013

Plot:  Totally insane. And totally hilarious. You all know the story of Hamlet–but never has a plot line been followed by the nearest buffet table? Can you see Gertrude and Claudius, married on their way home from King Hamlet’s funeral, leading the opening number of the show, “Boo Hoo! I Do!”? Or picture the soliloquy done by…

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Inherit The Wind: October 2013

The classic courtroom drama by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee Directed by Sharee Lemos In the 1920s, Tennessee schoolteacher Bertram Cates (Dick York) is put on trial for violating the Butler Act, a state law that prohibits public school teachers from teaching evolution instead of creationism. Drawing intense national attention in the media with…

Read more Inherit The Wind: October 2013

Spamalot: September 2013

Plot:  Lovingly ripped off from the classic film comedy MONTY PYTHON AND THE HOLY GRAIL, SPAMALOT retells the legend of  King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, and features a bevy  of beautiful show girls, not to mention cows, killer rabbits, and French people. Did we mention the bevy of beautiful show girls? Cast King…

Read more Spamalot: September 2013

Reservoir Dogs Tribute: November 2013

Plot: A tribute to the original Quentin Tarantino film at CNY Playhouse.  Newly adapted for the stage. After a simple jewelery heist goes terribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant. Mr. Orange – Jordan Glaski Mr. Blonde – Andrew Brazill Nice Guy Eddie – Joel Miscione Joe Cabot – John…

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Mrs. Bob Chratchit’s Wild Christmas: December 2013

  The Christmas Satire by Christopher Durang Directed by Greg J. Hipius Plot:   This production brings a new staging approach to this absurdly funnyfractured satire of the Dickens holiday classic, by the contemporary king of social and cultural satire, Christopher Durang.  Your host for the evening, a mysterious british-sounding gentleman from an equally mysterious anachronistic…

Read more Mrs. Bob Chratchit’s Wild Christmas: December 2013