St. Augustine’s Community Theatre

2014-2015: Our 23nd Season!

The Addams Family
September 18 – October 19, 2014
Dinner Party & Show: Thursday, Sept. 18
Terrific Tuesday: Sept. 23
By Marshal Brickman, Rick Elice & Andrew Lippa | Musical Comedy
"The weird and wonderful family comes to devilishly delightful life in The Addams Family. This magnificently macabre new musical comedy is created by Jersey Boys authors Marshal Brickman & Rick Elice, & Drama Desk Award winner Andrew Lippa." The Addams Family is an original story, and includes all of your favorite characters, Gomez, Morticia, Wednesday, Pugsley and Lurch plus a chorus full of phantoms. Start your fingers snapping now. Come meet the family... (Directed by Gary Cadwallader)

Clybourne Park
November 7 – November 30, 2014
Preview: Nov. 6 • Terrific Tuesday: Nov. 11
By Bruce Norris | Drama/Comedy
Produced in conjunction with "Lift Up Lincolnville," Clybourne Park (2010) is a play by Bruce Norris written in response to Lorraine Hansberry's play, A Raisin in the Sun. It portrays fictional events set before and after the Hansberry play and is loosely based on historical events that took place in the city of Chicago. As described by the Washington Post, the play "applies a modern twist to the issues of race and housing and aspirations for a better life." The play was awarded the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and the 2012 Tony Award for Best Play. (Directed by Jason Collins)

A Christmas Story: The Musical
December 5, 2014 – January 4, 2015
Preview: Dec. 4 • Terrific Tuesday: Dec. 9
By Benj Pasek, Justin Paul & Joseph Robinette | Musical
This beloved holiday musical comes complete with a fishnet stockinged leg lamp. A Christmas Story: The Musical is a musical version of the film A Christmas Story. The musical has music and lyrics written by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul and the book by Joseph Robinette. The musical takes place in the 1940s in Indiana and focuses on a child named Ralphie, who wants a Red Ryder BB Gun for Christmas. "You'll shoot your eye out" is every mother's worst nightmare and every young boy's dream. (Directed by Shelli Long)

Sweet Bird of Youth
January 23 – February 14, 2015
Preview: Jan. 22 • Terrific Tuesday: Jan. 27
By Tennessee Williams | Drama
Sweet Bird of Youth is a classic play by Tennessee Williams which tells the story of a gigolo and drifter, Chance Wayne, who returns to his home town as the companion of a faded movie star, Alexandra Del Lago, whom he hopes to use to help him break into the movies. His homecoming is not well received by the locals as longtime secrets are revealed. (Directed by Gary Cadwallader)

The Boys Next Door
March 6 – March 29, 2015
Preview: March 5 • Terrific Tuesday: March 10
By Tom Griffin | Dramedy
The Boys Next Door, by Tom Griffin, is a two act comedy-drama about four intellectually disabled men who live together in a small apartment — and Jack, the caring social worker who is on the verge of career burn-out. The play provides a humorous commentary on the men's lives, taking a surprising turn as a father comes to visit, true love is discovered and Jack accepts a new job. (Directed by Jean Rahner)

No Sex Please We're British
April 17 – May 10, 2015
Preview: April 16 • Terrific Tuesday: April 21
By Alistair Foot & Anthony Marriott | Farce
A British farce written by Alistair Foot and Anthony Marriott. The fast paced plot revolves around an assistant bank manager, who lives above his bank with his new bride Frances. When Frances innocently sends a mail order off for some Scandinavian glassware, what comes back is Scandinavian pornography. They must decide what to do with the floods of photos, books, films and eventually girls that threaten to engulf this happy couple. (Directed by John Pope)