Season: Village Players Seasons / Current

Regrets Only

Regrets Only

This comedy of Manhattan manners explores the latest topics in marriage, friendships and squandered riches. The setting: a Park Avenue penthouse. The players: a powerhouse attorney, his deliriously social wife, and their closest friend–one of the world’s most staggeringly successful fashion designers. Add a daughter’s engagement, some major gowns, and the President of the United States, then stir. Directed by Carl Jones  

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Company

Company

On the night of his 35th birthday, confirmed bachelor Robert contemplates his unmarried state. In vignette after hilarious vignette, we are introduced to “those good and crazy people, his married friends, as Roberts weights the pros and cons of married life. In the end he realizes that being alone is “alone, not alive.” Directed by Diane D’Agostino

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Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean

Come Back to the 5 & Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean

In a small town dime store in West Texas, the “Disciples of James Dean” gather for their twentieth reunion. Now middle-aged women, they were teenagers when Dean filmed Giant two decades ago in nearby Marfa. One of them , an extra in the film, has a child who she says was conceived with Dean during the shoot. The ladies’ congenial reminiscences mingle with flashbacks to their youth. But the arrival of a stunning but familiar stranger sets off a series…

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Inherit the Wind

Inherit the Wind

This play has its genesis in the events of the famous Scopes trial–one of the most outstanding dramas of our time. The portrait it draws of an explosive episode in American culture, vigorously written by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee, remains as fresh as it ever was. Directed by Barbara Underwood

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Kiss Me Kate

Kiss Me Kate

Combine Shakespeare’s “Taming of the Shrew” with Porter’s music and lyrics to get KISS ME KATE, an instant success with every cast and audience. This is a play-within-a-play where each cast member’s on-stage life is complicated by what is happening offstage. Musical numbers include So In Love Am I, Too Darn Hot, Brush Up Your Shakespeare, and Another Op’nin, Another Show. KISS ME KATE is fun, melodious and sophisticated. Directed by Mark Carly After two days of auditions February 23…

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