Yale Repertory Theatre's production of
THE SERVANT OF TWO MASTERS
by Carlo Goldoni, adapted by Constance Congdon
from a translation by Christina Sibul
SEPT. 27—OCT. 20, 2013
Comedy classic. Wily servant Truffaldino attempts to serve two masters in the hope of double wages and double dinners – with comical results in this ensemble production full of laughs, music, magic and theatrical tricks.
by Elizabeth Heffron
OCT. 18—Nov. 17, 2013
World premiere. Life’s not easy for 13-year-old Bo-Nita. A theatrical coming-of-age tale that is both hilarious and heartbreaking, Bo-Nita follows the resourceful exploits of a working class mother-daughter duo determined to stay together—and out of jail.
THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
adapted by David Pichette and R. Hamilton Wright
NOV. 15—DEC. 15, 2013
World premiere. A classic Victorian whodunit about an attempted murder tied to the legend of a fearsome, diabolical hound. Expect suspense and laughs alike in this witty adaptation of a popular Sherlock Holmes tale.
A GREAT WILDERNESS
by Samuel D. Hunter
JAN. 17—FEB. 16, 2014
World premiere. Walter has spent his life counseling teenage boys out of their homosexuality. But when tragedy strikes, and his life and mind begin to unravel, he is forced to confront some demons of his own.
VENUS IN FUR
by David Ives
presented in association with Arizona Theatre Company
FEB. 7—MAR. 9, 2014
Broadway hit! Playwright Thomas Novachek thinks there are no actresses talented enough to play his leading lady. Then in walks Vanda and the audition quickly escalates into a cheeky, seductive power play.
based on The Suit by Can Themba, Mothobi Mutloatse, and Barney Simon
direction, adaptation, and music by Peter Brook, Marie-Hélène Estienne, and Franck Krawczyk
presented with Seattle Theatre Group
MAR. 19—APR. 6, 2014
International sensation. Legendary director Peter Brook stages a parable about forgiveness. A cuckolded husband doles out an unusual punishment to his wife: to treat her lover’s abandoned suit as a guest of honor in their home.
WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?
by Edward Albee
APR. 18—MAY 18, 2014
An American masterpiece. George and Martha (theatre’s most dysfunctional couple) invite young Nick and Honey over for a nightcap, and the evening devolves into a war of words in which the past is fair game.
THE PARAMOUNT THEATRE
by Enda Walsh, music and lyrics by Glen Hansard
and Markéta Irglová
presented in association with Seattle Theatre Group and
Broadway Across America
JUNE 3—JUNE 8, 2014
Winner of 8 Tony Awards including Best Musical. In this enchanting tale, a Dublin street musician is poised to abandon his music dreams, but everything changes when a beautiful woman takes an interest in his songs.
*Plays, dates, and artists subject to change.