Tru takes place in Truman Capote’s New York apartment in late 1975. Many of the author’s friends, recognizing the characters in Capote’s new book as thinly veiled versions of themselves, have turned their backs on the man they once considered a close confidant. The play won the 1990 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding One-Person Show. […]

Seven performers will re-create – with live sound effects – three classic Sherlock Holmes broadcasts from 1945, originally starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. The radio dramas to be re-created are Death of an Adventuress, Murder in the Casbah and A Scandal in Bohemia. “These radio shows are entirely different than those that were re-created […]

Seven performers will re-create – with live sound effects – three classic Sherlock Holmes broadcasts from 1945, originally starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. The radio dramas to be re-created are Death of an Adventuress, Murder in the Casbah and A Scandal in Bohemia. “These radio shows are entirely different than those that were re-created […]

Seven performers will re-create – with live sound effects – three classic Sherlock Holmes broadcasts from 1945, originally starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. The radio dramas to be re-created are Death of an Adventuress, Murder in the Casbah and A Scandal in Bohemia. “These radio shows are entirely different than those that were re-created […]

Seven performers will re-create – with live sound effects – three classic Sherlock Holmes broadcasts from 1945, originally starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. The radio dramas to be re-created are Death of an Adventuress, Murder in the Casbah and A Scandal in Bohemia. “These radio shows are entirely different than those that were re-created […]

Note: due to the snow emergency, this performance has been moved to Saturday, February 10. Great Escape Stage Company’s Drama Slams are one-night-only staged readings of a play rather than a full-scale production, a format Great Escape has offered frequently since the company was launched six years ago. “We spend one day rehearsing movement and […]

Arcadia is a 1993 play by Tom Stoppard moving between 1809 and the present, exploring the nature of truth and time and the difference between classical and romantic temperaments. It has been praised by many critics as the finest play from one of the most significant contemporary playwrights in the English language. “Many of Great […]

Great Escape Stage Company’s Drama Slams are one-night-only staged readings of a play rather than a full-scale production, a format Great Escape has offered frequently since the company was launched six years ago. An unusual child accidentally kills his friend’s mother, leaving the boys forever linked in a tale of friendship, faith and destiny.

Note: due to the snow emergency on February 10, this performance has been moved to Saturday, March 10. The hilarious and steamy improv show Fifty Shades of Shakespeare comes to Great Escape Stage Company for an unforgettable and scandalous evening. Join the fun exploring relationships, gender roles, and sexuality all told through Shakespeare’s sexiest scenes: […]

Greater Tuna is the hilarious comedy about Texas’ third smallest town, where the Lion’s Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies. The eclectic band of citizens that make up this town are portrayed by only two performers, making this satire on life in rural America even more delightful as they depict all of […]

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Great Escape Stage Company

Event Category: 2018

Tru takes place in Truman Capote’s New York apartment in late 1975. Many of the author’s friends, recognizing the characters in Capote’s new book as thinly veiled versions of themselves, have turned their backs on the man they once considered a close confidant. The play won the 1990 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding One-Person Show. […]

Seven performers will re-create – with live sound effects – three classic Sherlock Holmes broadcasts from 1945, originally starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. The radio dramas to be re-created are Death of an Adventuress, Murder in the Casbah and A Scandal in Bohemia. “These radio shows are entirely different than those that were re-created […]

Seven performers will re-create – with live sound effects – three classic Sherlock Holmes broadcasts from 1945, originally starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. The radio dramas to be re-created are Death of an Adventuress, Murder in the Casbah and A Scandal in Bohemia. “These radio shows are entirely different than those that were re-created […]

Seven performers will re-create – with live sound effects – three classic Sherlock Holmes broadcasts from 1945, originally starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. The radio dramas to be re-created are Death of an Adventuress, Murder in the Casbah and A Scandal in Bohemia. “These radio shows are entirely different than those that were re-created […]

Seven performers will re-create – with live sound effects – three classic Sherlock Holmes broadcasts from 1945, originally starring Basil Rathbone and Nigel Bruce. The radio dramas to be re-created are Death of an Adventuress, Murder in the Casbah and A Scandal in Bohemia. “These radio shows are entirely different than those that were re-created […]

Note: due to the snow emergency, this performance has been moved to Saturday, February 10. Great Escape Stage Company’s Drama Slams are one-night-only staged readings of a play rather than a full-scale production, a format Great Escape has offered frequently since the company was launched six years ago. “We spend one day rehearsing movement and […]

Arcadia is a 1993 play by Tom Stoppard moving between 1809 and the present, exploring the nature of truth and time and the difference between classical and romantic temperaments. It has been praised by many critics as the finest play from one of the most significant contemporary playwrights in the English language. “Many of Great […]

Great Escape Stage Company’s Drama Slams are one-night-only staged readings of a play rather than a full-scale production, a format Great Escape has offered frequently since the company was launched six years ago. An unusual child accidentally kills his friend’s mother, leaving the boys forever linked in a tale of friendship, faith and destiny.

Note: due to the snow emergency on February 10, this performance has been moved to Saturday, March 10. The hilarious and steamy improv show Fifty Shades of Shakespeare comes to Great Escape Stage Company for an unforgettable and scandalous evening. Join the fun exploring relationships, gender roles, and sexuality all told through Shakespeare’s sexiest scenes: […]

Greater Tuna is the hilarious comedy about Texas’ third smallest town, where the Lion’s Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies. The eclectic band of citizens that make up this town are portrayed by only two performers, making this satire on life in rural America even more delightful as they depict all of […]