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Auditions for Wellesley Players’ production of Steve Martin’s Picasso at the Lapin Agile

Auditions for Wellesley Players’ production of Picasso at the Lapin Agile Written By Steve Martin Directed by Laura Espy Stage Manager: Jean MacFarland About the Show: So Einstein and Picasso walk into a bar……This long running Off-Broadway absurdist comedy by Steve Martin places Albert Einstein and Pablo Picasso in a Parisian cafe in 1904, just before the renowned […]

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Wellesley Players to perform My Fair Lady in April

The Wellesley Players in April will perform an updated version of My Fair Lady, a musical that’s been both a Broadway hit and Oscar-winning film. The gist: Professor Henry Higgins bets he can transform a Cockney flower girl into an aristocratic lady, but he doesn’t anticipate that Eliza Doolittle will end up transforming him. Based […]

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Wellesley High Drama Society presents Bildungsroman

                        The Wellesley High School Drama Society presents something different this week: A play called  Bildungsroman that its promoters say “promises to provide humor, darkness and entertainment for youth and adults.” Students under the direction of WHS drama teacher Stephen Wrobleski have been working on the play […]

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A conversation with playwright/novelist/performer Charles Busch

March 12th @ 4:30 ~ Ruth Nagel Jones Theatre in Alumnae Hall, Wellesley College FREE! and open to the public. A reception will follow after the conversation with Charles. For information call the Box Office @ 781-283-2000 Charles Busch is the author and star of such plays as The Divine Sister, The Lady in Question, […]

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Wellesley girls to perform in Boston production of “Flat Stanley” musical

A couple of well-rounded Wellesley girls, 12-year-old Alexandra Hudepohl and 11-year-old Patricia Plunkett, will be among the stars in Boston Children’s Theatre’s (BCT) production of The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley this month in Boston. Hudepohl plays Mona Lisa and Plunkett plays the Hollywood Assistant in her BCT debut. Flat Stanley, if you don’t know, is […]

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Wellesley Summer Theatre presents Virginia Woolf’s Orlando

Virginia Woolf’s Orlando, adapted by Sarah Ruhl, directed by Nora Hussey January 8 – February 2. 2015 Evenings: Thursday, Friday, & Saturday @ 7pm Matinees: Saturday & Sunday @ 2pm Ruth Nagel Jones Theatre Boston-area premiere of this gender-flipping novel-turned-play. $20 General Admission $10 for Seniors and Students To make a reservation call the box […]

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