Tuesday, April 8, 2014

3 CLASSIC PLAYS RETURN TO OLNEY THEATRE CENTER FOR 3 DAYS ONLY

ENCORE PRESENTATIONS

The 65th Tour of National Players has performed for thousands of people across the country, from Vermont to Texas to South Dakota. Here's your final chance to catch this remarkable company performing their full repertory in one glorious weekend!

WHEN: April 25 - 27
WHERE:
Olney Theatre Center, 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road, Olney
TICKETS: $10 members; $15 nonmembers

 

THE ODYSSEY
WHEN: April 25, 7:30 PM

Victorious on his departure from Troy, Odysseus heads home, embarking on a ten-year voyage that will test his wits and perseverance far more than war-time duty ever did. Upon his ultimate arrival, Odysseus learns that home is far different than what he expected; and that his greatest battle has yet to be fought.

(Recommended for ages 8 and up)

THE ODYSSEY Tickets
THE ODYSSEY Trailer

 

MACBETH
WHEN: April 26, 1 PM; April 27, 6 PM

For an ambitious couple gripped with murderous thoughts, reality proves to be elastic. Witches, floating daggers, moving forests, and blood that refuses to wash away—who can tell what is real and what is imagined? Shakespeare's twisted tale examines the brutal consequences of unchecked ambition.

(Recommended for ages 12 and up)

MACBETH Tickets
Macbeth Trailer

 

THE COMEDY OF ERRORS
WHEN: April 26, 7 PM; April 27, 1 PM

Take one set of identical twins separated since birth, add a second set as their servants, and throw them all into the same town for a single day. Confusion abounds and hilarity ensues as everyone in the town tries to figure out why these people are behaving so strangely today.

(Recommended for ages 8 and up)

THE COMEDY OF ERRORS Tickets
THE COMEDY OF ERRORS Trailer