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Extraordinary Stage Experience !

June 29 through July 31, 2016


Our Sixth Summer Season!


ANNOUNCING KEY WEST SUMMER STAGE 2016!

 

June 29 – July 31, 2016

 

For our sixth season, we have two great shows and some special events that continue our commitment to power and edge on stage!

MAINSTAGE PRODUCTIONS:

JUNE 29 - JULY 10
(Wednesdays through Sundays)

8 pm

BAD JEWS
by Joshua Harmon

A vicious and hilarious look at family, faith, and legacy.

Winner of the Lucille Lortel Award
Nominated for Outer Critics Circle Award

Starring
Jessica Jackson, Kaleb Smith-Wood, Lisa Elena Monda, Jeremy Hyatt

Directed by Annie Miners

"...delectably savage humor...the best comedy of the season..." NY Times
"...funnier than anything you'll find..." The New Yorker

JULY 20 - 31
(Wednesdays through Sundays)

8 pm

WATER BY THE SPOONFUL
by Quiara Alegria Hudes

A story of family and community stretched across continents and cyberspace -- a heartfelt meditation on lives on the brink of redemption. Personal, hard-hitting, and deeply rewarding.

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Drama 2012
Written by the Tony Award Winning author of IN THE HEIGHTS

Starring
Melody G. Moore, Luis Febo, Paula Cabot, Tammy Shanley, Karl Stahl,
Bob Bowersox, Tony Konrath

Directed by Bob Bowersox

"...blazes...fascinating...provocative and brimming with life..." Talkin' Broadway
"...controlled and graceful...a life-affirming message..." TIME


SPECIAL EVENTS

MONDAY, JULY 11

7 pm

Free of Charge

 NEW PLAY READING
Sponsored by the South Florida Theatre League

"THE RETURN"
A new original play by Key West playwright Bob Bowersox

World News Network anchor David Steele announces on-air one evening that he is the returned Jesus Christ of Nazareth. Needless to say, all hell breaks loose.
So to speak...

MONDAY, JULY 18

7 pm

Free of Charge

theatresymposium 3

A one-night panel discussion on

"Playwrights: Getting the Page on the Stage"

Featuring top local and regional playwrights. The audience is encouraged to join the discussion with comments and questions.

Season Sponsors:  Royal Furniture, KONKLife, The Grand Cafe, Design Group Key West, Digital Island Media, and  the Monroe County Tourist Development Council, and the Community Foundation of the Florida Keys

Show Sponsors: Blue Heaven