What’s Playing

Man and Superman, by George Bernard Shaw
March 27 – April 13 7:30 PM Thursday – Saturday; 2:30 PM Sunday
Asheville Masonic Temple
80 Broadway, Asheville, NC

“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.”
― George Bernard Shaw

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
March 27 – April 13 7:30 PM Thursday – Saturday; 2:30 PM Sunday
Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre
100 Gay Street, Asheville, NC

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead is an absurdist, existentialist tragicomedy by Tom Stoppard, first staged at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 1966.The play expands upon the exploits of two minor characters from Shakespeare’s Hamlet, the courtiers Rosencrantz and Guildenstern. The action of Stoppard’s play takes place mainly “in the wings” of Shakespeare’s, with brief appearances of major characters from Hamlet who enact fragments of the original’s scenes.

Henry V
June 6 – 28 Friday – Sunday, 7:30 PM
Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre
100 Gay Street, Asheville, NC

“We few, we happy few, we band of brothers!”

Tartuffe, by Moliere
July 4 – 26 Friday – Sunday, 7:30 PM
Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre
100 Gay Street, Asheville, NC

Tartuffe, first performed in 1664, is one of the most famous theatrical comedies by Molière. The characters of Tartuffe, Elmire, and Valère are considered among the greatest classical theatre roles.

The Winter’s Tale
October 9 – 26 7:30 PM Thursday – Saturday; 2:30 PM Sunday
Asheville Masonic Temple
80 Broadway, Asheville, NC

“Exit, pursued by a bear.”

The Taming of the Shrew
August 1 – 23 Friday – Sunday, 7:30 PM
Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre
100 Gay Street, Asheville, NC

Sweet-tempered daddy’s girl Bianca can have her pick of suitors—but not until her sister, the acid-tongued Kate, can be married off. Rising to the challenge is the swaggering adventurer, Petruchio, but can he match Kate jab for jab?

Coriolanus
August 29 – September 20 Friday – Sunday, 7:30 PM
Hazel Robinson Amphitheatre
100 Gay Street, Asheville, NC

Shakespeare’s seldom-performed tragedy about the legendary Roman leader Caius Marcius Coriolanus, will be performed on our stage for the first time in our history.

A Christmas Carol
December 6 – 23,  7:30 PM Thu-Sat; 2:30 Sunday Asheville Masonic Temple

Our annual production of Charles Dickens’s classic tale of greed and redemption, merriness and humbuggery is sure to put you in the holiday spirit.

 


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