Cloris Leachman, Amy Madigan and More Set for RECIPE Reading, 8/26
Cloris Leachman, Amy Madigan, Wendie Malick and Jean Smart star in a staged reading of Recipe, a new play by award-winning playwright Michael Gene Sullivan. What do a group of middle-aged ex-hippies do to fight the good fight after the "revolution" has long since ended? They bake! But old habits die hard and sometimes baking pies and cakes just isn't enough to satisfy the burning desire to shake up the establishment. For one night only, "tune in, turn on, and drop out" with the ladies of The Morning Glory Baking Circle for Revolutionary Self Defense as they mix their special ingredients in a deliciously indulgent comedic ro
mp. This special benefit performance will be preceded by a delicious dessert reception in Theatricum's gardens, catered by some of Los Angeles' top bakery and pastry chefs. All proceeds benefit the theater's performance, new play development and education programs.
Sunday, August 26
Dessert reception @ 6:30 pm, performance begins @ 8 pm
The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum
1419 N. Topanga Canyon Blvd.
Topanga CA 90290
(midway between Pacific Coast Highway and the Ventura Freeway)
310-455-3723 or www.theatricum.com
Ticket includes a pre-show dessert reception.
The outdoor amphitheater at The Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum is terraced into the hillside of the rustic canyon and is home to the oldest Shakespearean Repertory Company in Los Angeles. Audience members are advised to dress casually and bring cushions for bench seating. Refreshments are available at the venue, and picnickers are welcome before the performance.