Pec Playhouse Theatre
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Pec Playhouse Theatre 2019 Season
Run for Your Wife                    (Comedy) Feb 22 - Mar 10, 2019 (9 Performances)                            This superb example of the British farce will have audiences rolling in the aisles with laughter! A   taxi   driver   gets   away   with   having   two   wives   in   different   areas   of   the   city,   because   of   his   irregular working   schedule.   Complication   is   piled   upon   complication   as   the   cabby   tries   to   keep   his   double   life from exploding.
Mamma Mia!                   (Romantic Comedy Musical) Apr 26 - May 12, 2019 (9 10 Performances)                            ABBA's   hits   tell   the   hilarious   story   of   a   young   woman's   search   for   her   birth   father.   This   sunny   and   funny tale   unfolds   on   a   Greek   island   paradise.   On   the   eve   of   her   wedding,   a   daughter's   quest   to   discover   the identity   of   her   father   brings   three   men   from   her   mother's   past   back   to   the   island   they   last   visited   20 years ago. The   story-telling   magic   of   ABBA's   timeless   songs   propels   this   enchanting   tale   of   love,   laughter   and friendship,   creating   an   unforgettable   show. A   large   cast,   non-stop   laughs   and   explosive   dance   numbers combine   to   make   Mamma   Mia!   a   guaranteed   smash   hit   for   any   theatre.   A   mother.   A   daughter.   Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you'll never forget!
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof                    (Drama) Jul 19 - Aug 4, 2019 (9 Performances)                            In   this   enduring American   classic,   family   ties   and   layers   of   lies   collide   over   the   course   of   one   simmering Southern   summer   night.   Themes   of   morality,   greed,   and   desire   play   across   the   stage   in   this   explosive drama   about   what   can   happen   when   illusions   begin   to   unravel.   Brick,   racked   with   guilt   over   his   best friend’s   death,   numbs   his   pain   with   drink.   Maggie,   his   wife,   is   determined   to   win   even   fleeting attention   from   her   neglectful   husband.   But   when   three   generations   come   together   to   celebrate   a birthday—and   discuss   a   will—all   of   the   players   start   to   crack   under   the   pressure   and   the   heat.   How   long can tensions build in a house boiling over with uncertainty, secrets, and maybe even love?
Arsenic & Old Lace                    (Comedy) Sept 20 - Oct 6, 2019 (9 Performances)                            We   meet   Mortimer   Brewster   and   his   eccentric   family   in   this   time-honored   play.      Mortimer   is   living   a normal   life,   with   a   steady   job   at   a   prominent   New   York   newspaper   and   a   new   fiance.      When   he   visits his   sweet   spinster   aunts   to   announce   the   engagement,   Mortimer   inadvertantly   discovers   family   secrets that set this fast-paced screwball comedy into high gear.
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever!                    (Family Holiday Comedy) Nov 22 - Dec 8, 2019 (12 Performances)                            This   delightful   comedy   is   adapted   from   the   best-selling   Young   Adult   book,   and   has   become   a   holiday staple   for   groups   across   the   United   States!     A   couple   struggling   to   put   on   a   church   Christmas   pageant   is faced   with   casting   the   Herdman   kids--probably   the   most   inventively   awful   kids   in   history.   You   won't believe the mayhem - and the fun - when the Herdmans collide with the Christmas story head on! It   features   plenty   of   great   roles   for   children   and   adults,   a   few   favorite   Christmas   Carols,   and   a   lot   of laughs!