Saint Vincent Summer Theatre-2014
Organization: Saint Vincent College
Description: Saint Vincent Summer Theatre promises a summer of laughter with the announcement of four shows during its 46th summer season opening May 29.
The season will begin with the regional premiere of the magnificent French play, Heroes by Gerard Sibleyras, translated by Tom Stoppard, which runs from Thursday, May 29 to Saturday, June 14.
Boeing Boeing, a dizzying farce by Marc Camoletti, translated by Beverly Cross and Francis Evans will keep theater-goers laughing from Thursday, June 19 to Saturday, July 5. A funny, charming, heart-warming play based on the stories of P.G. Wodehouse,
Jeeves in Bloom, adapted by Margaret Raether, will be featured from Thursday, July 10 to Saturday, July 26.
The summer season will conclude with Rodgers and Hammersteinís magical celebration of American music, A Grand Night for Singing, from Thursday, July 31 to Sunday, August 17.
Colleen Reilly Rossmiller will direct all four productions.
Saint Vincent Summer Theatre patrons are asked to make ticket reservations in advance because seats are reserved at all performances except Thursday evening preview shows, which are general admission. Reservations may be made by mailing or emailing (email@example.com) preferred dates prior to Monday, May 19 or by calling the theater box office starting Monday, May 19 until Sunday, August 17.
Beginning May 1, patrons may also make reservations online at www.svst.org. A credit card is required for online reservations, and such reservations are transferable, but non-refundable.
Individual tickets are $10 for preview performances, $19 on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday evenings, $22 on Friday and Saturday evenings and $16 for matinees. Special theatre party group rates apply to groups of 20 guests or more. Senior citizens, 62 or older, are eligible for a $2 discount upon request on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings only. Special subscription plans are also available through Saturday, June 28. In addition, student tickets are available for $10 for any seat, any performance.
Saint Vincent Summer Theatre performances are all scheduled in the comfortable, air-conditioned Performing Arts Center of the Robert S. Carey Student Center on the Saint Vincent College campus. Free van shuttle service is provided to and from the spacious and convenient parking areas adjacent to the Saint Vincent Basilica.
Saint Vincent Summer Theatre will continue to feature its well-known cabaret, the special after-the-show party to which all theatre patrons are invited. Saint Vincent students serve snacks, hot dogs and beverages after the production and also provide entertainment. The cabaret is open after all performances except Thursday preview shows and all matinees. Theatre officials encourage donations if patrons enjoy themselves at the after-the-show party.
Location: Robert S. Carey Student Center at SVC, Latrobe
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Registration is required
Contact: Saint Vincent Theatre Box Office
Phone: (724) 537-8900
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