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.
Story: Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont are big-time movie stars in Hollywood circa 1927. They’ve made numerous films together which have made their studio beaucoup bucks, and the studio fans the flames of fan adoration by encouraging a rumor of its stars' romance, something which is total fiction.
Story: The people of Newtown, Connecticut describe their rustic village while attending a meeting in June 2013, six months after the horrific mass killing of 26 children and adults by a disturbed gunman on December 14, 2012.