Clear Creak Community Theatre to Present WAIT UNTIL DARK, 10/15-11/5
The second show of Clear Creek Community Theatre's exciting 49th Season will be the tense thriller WAIT UNTIL DARK, running October 15 to November 5.
A sinister con man, Roat, and two ex-convicts, Mike and Carlino, are about to meet their match. They have traced the location of a mysterious doll to the Greenwich Village apartment of Sam Hendrix and his blind wife, Susy. Sam had apparently been persuaded by a strange woman to transport the doll across the Canadian border, not knowing that sewn inside were several grams of heroin. When the woman is murdered the situation becomes more urgent. The con man and his ex-convicts, through a cleverly constructed deception, convince Susy that the police have implicated Sam in the woman's murder, and the doll, which she believes is the key to his innocence, is evidence. She refuses to reveal its location, and with the help of a young neighbor, figures out she is the victim of a bizarre charade. But when Roat kills his associates, a deadly game of cat and mouse ensues between the two. Susy knows the only way to play fair is by her rules, so when darkness falls she turns off all the lights leaving both of them to maneuver in the dark until the game ends.
A Broadway hit, this masterfully constructed thriller moves from one moment of suspense to another as it builds toward an electrifying, breath-stopping final scene.
Also coming this Season: A CHRISTMAS CAROL, which runs December 6-22, with special appearances by Santa at some Shows, followed by the New Year Variety Show, complete with Champagne and a delicious Midnight Buffet. 2014 opens with the Agatha Christie mystery GO BACK FOR MURDER (January 10-26), the hilarious farce RUN FOR YOUR WIFE (Feb21-March 9), and the comedies THE FOREIGNER (March 28-April 13) and CHARLEY'S AUNT (May 9-25). Now is the PERFECT time to join the Theatre by getting a SEASON PASS. This gives you 7 tickets to any of the shows - wonderful value at only $75 for Adults and $65 for Students and Seniors, plus, as Members you will get perks such as preferred seating. Otherwise, tickets are $14.00 (adults) $12.00 (students/seniors) $10.00 for Groups of 10 or more. Show times are Fridays and Saturdays at 8.00pm, Sundays at 2.30pm.
Voted "Best Community Theater" and "Best Performing Arts Venue" by readers of the Bay Area News for a fourth year in a row, Clear Creek Community Theatre is looking forward to huge celebrations for next year's 50th Season. But in the meantime, for information on all events, plus auditions, news and special offers, follow the Theatre on Twitter @CCCT, on youtube: www.youtube.com/cccommunitytheatre, on Instagram @CCCTheatre, 'LIKE' the Theatre's page on Facebook or visit the website: www.clearcreekcommunitytheatre.com.
CLEAR CREEK COMMUNITY THEATRE is located at 18029 UPPER BAY ROAD, NASSAU BAY. It is a non-profit 501(c) (3), all-volunteer organization, whose mission is to promote and present quality theatrical productions and educational programs for the cultural growth, entertainment and enjoyment of the greater Clear Lake community. Tickets & Season Passes may be reserved at 281-335-5228 or bought online through the theatre website at www.clearcreekcommunitytheatre.com.