Striking Conversations Theater Season

Join us for our exciting 2017-18 Striking Conversations Theater Season.  Thank you to our season ticket subscribers! 

God Girl, by Minnesota playwright Kristine Holmgren, will be directed by Mishia Edwards.  Opening January 19, 2018, auditions are scheduled for October of 2017. God Girl premiered at the History Theater in 2014; this powerful play explores the hard work, humor, and heartbreak experienced by the first brave women who dared smash the stained glass ceiling of Protestantism.

Lysistrata, by Aristophanes’, opens June 22, 2018 in Central Park under the direction of Shari Setchell.  This comic masterpiece of war and sex remains one of the greatest plays ever written: a comedy without peer in the history of theater.  Shari will be hosting auditions in April 2018.

Directed by Eric Parrish, Next to Normal opens July 27, 2018 with auditions in May of 2018. Winner of three 2009 Tony Awards, including Best Musical Score and the 2010 Pulitzer Prize, this truly remarkable musical takes audiences into the minds and hearts of the characters with love, sympathy and heart.  Book by Brian Yorkey; Music by Tom Kitt; Lyrics by Brian Yorkey.

Earlier this season:

Death of a Salesman, by Arthur Miller and directed by Marc Robinson, opens Sept 22, 2017.   This Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award Best Play is a thrilling work of deep and revealing beauty that remains one of the most profound classic dramas of the American theater.

Fiddler on the Roof, directed by Susan Carlson, opens Nov 17, 2017. With Tony Awards for Best Musical, Best Book and Best Original Score, this musical continues to touch audiences worldwide with its humor, warmth and honesty. Fiddler on the Roof is based on Sholem Aleichem stories by special permission of Arnold Perl with Book by Joseph Stein, Music by Jerry Bock, Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick. Produced on the New York Stage by Harold Prince. Original New York Stage Production Directed and Choreographed by Jerome Robbins.