Monday, November 17, 2008
received November 17:
Austin Playhouse presents Sylvia by A.R. Gurney, November 21 - December 28, 2008
Austin Playhouse’s main stage season continues with this heartwarming comedy where an unlikely romantic triangle forms between a man, his wife, and a mutt named Sylvia. Greg and Kate have moved to Manhattan after raising their children in the Connecticut countryside.
Their comfortable lives are thrown into chaos when Greg brings home a street-smart dog. Kate fears the dog will disturb their urban bliss. Greg however, is instantly enamored with the pooch and refuses to give her up. The resulting conflict will test their marriage and determine which bonds, marital or to man’s best friend, are really stronger!
Sylvia stars an all star cast of Austin Playhouse Acting Company members including David Stahl as Greg, Bernadette Nason, as Kate, Zach Thompson, and Andrea Osborn as Sylvia.
Sylvia is directed by Michael Stuart with costumes designed by Buffy Manners, lighting designed by Don Day, and sound designed by the Gunn Brothers.
Performances: Thursday – Saturday at 8pm, Sunday at 5pm No Performances on Thanksgiving and Christmas Austin Playhouse Address: 3601 S. Congress, Bldg. C
Tickets: $26 Thursday, Friday, $30 Saturday, Sunday All student tickets are half-price.
Box office/information (512) 476-0084 or www.austinplayhouse.com Austin Playhouse proudly presents Sylvia by A.R. Gurney.