UPDATE: Review by Hannah Kenah in the Austin Chronicle, July 24
UPDATE: Review by Ryan E. Johnson at examiner.com, July 21
Weird City Theatre Company to produce
Weird City Theatre Company to produce an adaptation of THE RIVALS, by Richard Brinsley Sheridan and directed by John F. Carroll. The WCT adaptation takes the classic comedy out of the 18th Century and into the 1980s with a great deal of inspiration coming from the films of John Hughes.
Performances run July 16—July 26, 2009. Performances will take place at the Dougherty Arts Center, 110 Barton Springs Road, in Austin, Thursday through Saturday night at 7:00PM and Sundays at 3:00PM.
Tickets are $15.00 for adults and $12.00 for children, seniors and students (with ID), and group rates are available. Tickets can be purchased at our website, www.weirdcitytheatre.com, or by calling 512.745.2636
Weird City Theatre's mission is to encouraging the growth of the artist and represent the uniqueness and vitality of Austin through re-envisioned classics and original works, cross-media, and merging a new audience with the traditional. Keeping a child-like since of play, we focus on the process of the actor and are playing our part to keep Austin weird!
Weird City Theatre is a sponsored project of Austin Circle of Theatres, a non-profit performing arts service organization.