May 28, 2016 
 
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Nine Exciting Weeks of live professional theatre presented in the Red Barn Theatre every

Nine Exciting Weeks of live professional theatre presented in the Red Barn Theatre every

Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday at 2:00 p.m.

Something old, something new, lots of laughs—nothing blue!

                                                           

THE SENSUOUS SENATOR     A Comedy/Farce by Michael Parker (1998)

Co-Produced by Wesley Manor, Inc.                                 "Sensational."—Naples Daily News

June 15, 16, 17, 18, 19 and 22, 23, 24, 25, 26            "Two Thumbs Up!"—Midland Reporter-Telegram

   A delightful comedy of mistaken identities, fast-paced comedy, and a surprise ending.  A satire on our U.S. political campaigns, meet Senator Harry Douglass who is running for President on a "morality" platform.  Non-stop laughter from beginning to end, one meets two of Harry's congressional colleagues, a muckraking reporter, Harry's wife, his secretary, and the police, who all show up at Harry's Washington, D.C., condo.  "A madcap…hilarious and timely American farce.  The sold out audience barely had time to catch a breath between laughs."—Observer.   

 

FIRST KISSES               A Comedy/Drama by Jay D. Hanagan (2005)

Co-Produced by Genda Funeral Home

June 29, 30, July 1, 2, 3 and July 6, 7, 8, 9, 10   

   In this multi-prize winning love story, follow John and Mary as they grow up and grow old together from age 11 to 72.  From their first kiss back when John's hamster dies, the show continues through all their joys and losses, bad dresses and old girlfriends, and parental teachings about life.  Very funny, yet a very touching play filled with life situation humor, the play is also filled with the awareness of how many everyday life happenings are really pretty funny.  Highly entertaining but thought provoking, this show will make you laugh out loud, because you have been there, too.

                                   

LUCKY ME                             A Romantic Comedy by Robert Caisley        (2015)

Co-Produced by The Farmers Bank

July 15, 16, 17, 18, 19 and 22, 23, 24, 25, 26

   Sara's having a bad week.  Really bad!  The light bulbs in her apartment keep burning out, there's a leak in the roof, and many other problems , and her father—who chased off her last beau—is suspicious of Tom, their new neighbor, a TSA agent who just brought Sara home from the emergency room on New Year's Eve with a fractured foot.  As Tom's attraction to Sara increases, he learns of the bizarre streak of bad luck that's been haunting Sara for years.  "A smart, funny, entertaining evening with a highly original heroine.  The author's originality is refreshing."—Denver Westword.  "Lucky Me" is a pleasing mixture of great sitcom and vintage Neil Simon with a dash of Aaron Sorkin."—New Jersey Stage.

 

URINETOWN                                                                            (2001)

A Musical                                                    Music & Lyrics by Mark Hollmann

 Co-Produced by Bailey Trucking, Inc. and                         Book & Lyrics by Greg Kotis        

 Power, Little, Little & Little Law Offices                                                                                    

                                                    Winner of 3 Tony Awards, 3 Outer Critic's Circle Awards,   

                                                                      2 Lucille Lortel Awards, and 2 Obie Awards

Opens Thursday, July 28; plays July 29, 30, 31, and August 3, 4, 5, 6, 7 and

 August 10, 11, 12, 13; (closed on Sunday, August 14)  

     A side-splitting send-up of greed, love, revolution, in a time when water is worth its weight in gold!  Urinetown is a hilarious musical satire of the legal system, capitalism, social irresponsibility, corporate mismanagement, and musical theatre itself!  Hilariously funny and touchingly honest, a terrible water shortage, caused by a 20-year drought, has led to a government –enforced ban on private toilets.  Amid the people, a hero decides he's had enough and plans a revolution. With thought-provoking lyrics, its music includes songs such as "Run, Freedom, Run! ," "Follow Your Heart," "Tell Her I Love Her," and "I See A River" and many more.  "Despite its off-putting title, Urinetown—a hit on Broadway--makes for a sharp, funny musical"—Charles Spencer.   

 

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