Tag: Ghent Playhouse

Ghent Playhouse Presents ‘The Chalk Garden’

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The Ghent Playhouse presents ‘The Chalk Garden’, with performances from January 31 through February 16.

This psychological chamber piece was revived to critical acclaim on the West End in 2008. In 1955 Sussex, England, a dyed-in-the-wool British dowager and her precocious and equally eccentric granddaughter are about to meet their match in Miss Madrigal, the enigmatic household companion with secrets, who has just been hired. A tantalizing, fascinating and stimulating evening of theatre

Written by Enid Bagnold
Directed by Cathy Lee-Visscher

DATES/TIMES: January 31-February 2, February 7-9, 14-16, 2020
Friday & Saturday performances at 8pm
Sunday matinee performances at 2pm

TICKETS:
General $22.00
Members of The Ghent Playhouse $17.00
Student $10.00

To purchase, visit https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4322193

LOCATION: The Ghent Playhouse
6 Town Hall Place
Ghent, NY

MORE:
GhentPlayHouse.org
Facebook.com/TheGhentPlayhouse

 

 

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Ghent Playhouse Annual Panto – Pinocchio: All Strung Out

 

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The Ghent Playhouse‘s Annual Panto opens today, November 29. This year’s show is “Pinocchio: All Strung Out”.

The classic tale of the wooden puppet who dreams of becoming a “real” boy, gets a zany twist by the ever popular “Loons.”  Great fun for the whole family!

Written by The Pantoloons
Directed by Cathy Lee-Visscher

DATES/TIMES:
November 29 – December 1, December 6 – 8, December 13 – 15, 2019

Friday & Saturday performances at 8pm
Sunday matinee performances at 2pm

TICKETS:
General $22.00
Members of The Ghent Playhouse $17.00
Student $10.00

To purchase, visit https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3579813

LOCATION:
The Ghent Playhouse
6 Town Hall Place
Ghent, NY

MORE:
GhentPlayHouse.org
Facebook.com/TheGhentPlayhouse

 

 

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The Ghent Playhouse Presents, Miracle on South Division Street

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The Ghent Playhouse’s 2019 season is off and running with Miracle on South Division Street.

Clara Nowak, of Buffalo, NY, and her three grown kids have always known they were special, ever since the miraculous night in 1942, when the Blessed Mother appeared to their grandfather in his barbershop! Since then the neighborhood has looked upon the Nowaks’ commemorative shrine as a beacon of hope and faith amidst the urban rubble. When daughter Ruth announces her plans to write and star in a one-woman show about the family miracle so the “whole world will know,” a deathbed confession causes the family legend to unravel.

By Tom Dudzick
Directed by Cathy Lee-Visscher

Starring:
MEG DOOLEY as Clara
SAM REILLY as Jimmy
CHRISTINA HARRIGAN as Beverly
SIERRA LYNCH as Ruth

DATES/TIMES:
February 8-10, 15-17, 2019:
Friday and Saturday evenings at 8:00 pm
Sunday Matinees at 2:00 pm

TICKETS:
General $22.00
Members of The Ghent Playhouse $17.00
Student $10.00

To purchase, visit https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3579813

LOCATION:
The Ghent Playhouse
6 Town Hall Place
Ghent, NY

MORE:
GhentPlayHouse.org
Facebook.com/TheGhentPlayhouse

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Ghent Playhouse Annual Panto – The Elves and The Shoemaker

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The Ghent Playhouse‘s Annual Panto is now running. This year’s show is ‘The Elves and The Shoemaker’.

“Buckle up” for mayhem and hilarity, as we meet a down-on-his-luck shoemaker and two magical elves who just want to “help,” in this comical fracturing of yet another classic fairy tale, as only those zany Pantoloons can do.

Written by The Pantoloons
Directed by Cathy Lee-Visscher

DATES/TIMES:
November 30-December 2, December 7-9, 2018
Friday & Saturday performances at 8pm
Sunday matinee performances at 2pm

TICKETS:
General $22.00
Members of The Ghent Playhouse $17.00
Student $10.00

To purchase, visit https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3579813

LOCATION:
The Ghent Playhouse
6 Town Hall Place
Ghent, NY

MORE:
GhentPlayHouse.org
Facebook.com/TheGhentPlayhouse

 

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Final Weekend of Our Town at Ghent Playhouse

It’s the final weekend of performances for Our Town at the Ghent Playhouse.

Set in the fictional town of Grover’s Corners, Thornton Wilder’s masterpiece is narrated by a Stage Manager and performed with minimal props and sets, as the audience follows the Webb and Gibbs families, as their children fall in love, marry, and eventually – in one of the most famous scenes in American theater history – die.   The Ghent Playhouse is thrilled to present the playwright’s definitive version of Our Town, described by Edward Albee as “… the greatest American play ever written.”  Winner of the 1938 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.

Info from GhentPlayhouse.org

DATES/TIMES:
Friday, Saturday, Sunday, June 1 – 3 2018

8pm on Friday, and Saturday
2 pm matinee on Sunday

TICKET PRICES:
$10 – $22

Visit gphourtown.brownpapertickets.com for tickets.

LOCATION:
The Ghent Playhouse
6 Town Hall Place
Ghent, NY

MORE:
GhentPlayHouse.org
Facebook.com/TheGhentPlayhouse

 

 

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