Windsor, N.J. - Wry tales of middle-age and marriage are served
up with a comedic touch in the Neil Simon classic, "Plaza
Suite," to be presented by The Yardley Players at
MCCC's Kelsey Theatre. This revival of the 1968 Broadway hit
runs Fridays, July 16 and 23 at 8 p.m.; Saturdays, July 17
and 24 at 8 p.m.; and Sundays, July 18 and 25 at 2 p.m. Kelsey
Theatre is located on the college's West
Windsor campus, 1200 Old Trenton Road. A reception with
the cast and crew follows the opening night performance on
The setting is Room 719 at the luxurious Plaza Hotel in New
York City, where three separate stories reveal the trials
and entanglements of marriage and romance. The first vignette
portrays a marriage gone stale and a wife's attempts to rekindle
the spark in the face of her husband's major midlife crisis.
the second act, an amusingly awkward tryst takes place between
a Hollywood producer and his childhood sweetheart from New
final hilarious act features a couple bickering over how to
get their terrified daughter, who fears becoming like them,
out of the locked bathroom on her wedding day.
couples include Doug Eberhart of Yardley, Pa., as Sam Nash;
Kevin Hallam of Hamilton as Jesse Kiplinger; Michele Kallman
of Plainsboro as Muriel Tate; Mike McCollum of Feasterville,
Pa., as Roy Hubley; and Liz Wurtz as Levittown, Pa., as Karen
Nash and Norma Hubley.
featured are Julie Meeks of Robbinsville as Mimsey Hubley
and Jean McCormack; David Szemis of West Windsor as the Waiter;
and Josh Brand of Lawrenceville as the Bellhop and Borden
show is directed by Howard Matter of Yardley, Pa.
for "Plaza Suite" are $14 for adults, $12 for seniors,
and $10 for students and children. Tickets may be purchased
or by calling the Kelsey Box Office at 609-570-3333. Kelsey
Theatre is wheelchair accessible and free parking is available
next to the theater.
The final show in the Kelsey Summer Festival is "Cinderella,"
a hilarious musical version of the classic story presented
by Stars in the Park July 30-Aug. 8. For more information,
visit the Kelsey website or call the Box Office.
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