Story: Three young brides lie submerged in a trio of bathtubs. Suddenly they spring up, gasping for air. Dressed completely in white, they exit their tubs and begin to speak with each other and to the audience.
Story: Poor Ralph Rackstraw. He’s just a common seaman serving aboard Her Majesty’s Ship Pinafore in the Royal British Navy, but he’s deeply in love with his commanding captain’s daughter, Josephine. Captain Corcoran is a straight-up, fine fellow, to be sure. However, he also insists on the …
Story: The sixth annual LaBute New Theater Festival, hosted by St. Louis Actors’ Studio, opened last weekend at Gaslight Theater for a month-long run. The first installment, running through July 15, features four different one-act plays, including one by festival namesake Neil LaBute.
July in the metro area means writer Neil LaBute is coming to visit, to oversee new work for the sixth edition of the LaBute New Theater Festival presented by St. Louis Actors’ Studio.