A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

inspired by the farces of the ancient Roman playwright Plautus,  A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum is a non-stop laugh-fest in which Pseudolus, a crafty slave, struggles to win the hand of a beautiful but slow-witted courtesan named Philia, for his young master, Hero, in exchange for freedom. The plot twists and turns with cases of mistaken identity, …

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Rumors

Come join us as Troy Civic Theatre presents Neil Simon’s Rumors. Four couples are at the townhouse of a deputy NYC mayor and his wife to celebrate their tenth wedding anniversary. The party never begins because the host has shot himself in the head (it’s only a flesh wound) and his wife is missing. His lawyer’s cover up gets progressively more …

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City of Angels

City of Angels Finally, Fall 2016 we bring City of Angels, a Hollywood comedy and a detective drama, intertwined as a musical homage to film noir. How do these seemingly incongruous parts fit together? The writer of the drama keeps changing it as he goes! This one, too, won Best Musical in all three - the Tony, the Oliviers, and ...
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Macbeth

Macbeth Continuing the third year of our Classics Series will be Macbeth. The Bard's 'Scottish Play' is murder, betrayal, witchcraft, and war... what could possibly go wrong? (Knock on wood...) Info Performance Dates: July 2015 Performance Location: TBA Ticket Cost: TBA
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Dancing at Lughnasa

Dancing at Lughnasa April 2015, Dancing at Lughnasa takes us to 1936 County Donegal Ireland for a summer in the life of the Mundies. Rarely attempted by non-professional theatres, Dancing at Lughnasa has an impressive array of Olivier, Tony, and Drama Desk awards to its name, including Best Play. Set in the fictional Irish town of Ballybeg, the story is told ...
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Murder Ballad

Murder Ballad January 2015 will bring us to an East Village dive bar for a love triangle gone wrong in Murder Ballad. Book and lyrics by Julia Jordan, winner of the Jonathan Larson Award and two-time finalist for the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, and music by indie rock singer/songwriter Juliana Nash, Murder Ballad premiered with a sold-out run at Studio ...
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Evil Dead: The Musical

Evil Dead: The Musical And to round out our third season, we will present a rarely done piece precisely intended for the right time of year: for Halloween we present "Evil Dead, the Musical".  Zombies, blood, gore, more blood, and a chainsaw.  What more could anyone want?  Oh, there might be a bit of blood, too. Info Performance Dates: 10/24, 25, ...
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Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing Shakespeare's classic - chronicles two pairs of lovers: Claudio and Hero, and Benedick and Beatrice. Benedick and Beatrice are engaged in a very "merry war"; they are both very witty and proclaim their disdain of love. In contrast, Claudio and Hero are sweet young people who are rendered practically speechless by their love for one another. ...
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Footloose

Just in time for Spring when we’re all ready for a bit of cheering up, we move on to the musical “Footloose,” based on the 1984 movie of the same title and with music by Kenny Loggins, about a town that has banned dancing and how a common bond can bring people together in the end.

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W;t

Beginning in January we launch our season with “W;t”, the 1999 Pulitzer Price winning play by Margaret Edson following the final days of an ovarian cancer patient.

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