Edge of the Universe Players to Bring 500-Year-Old Play THE SUMMONING OF EVERYMAN to DC, 11/1-24
The Summoning of Everyman, a medieval stage play will run at Melton Rehearsal Hall, Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, 641 D Street NW, Washington, DC 20004. METRO: Yellow or Green line to Archives/Navy Memorial/Penn Quarter or Red, Yellow, or Green line to Gallery Place/Chinatown. (The D St. and 7th St. garages may be closed during our first weekend). The show runs from November 1 to November 24. Tickets can be ordered at http://universeplayers2.tix.com.
About the Director: Stephen Jarrett directed a touring version of Everyman with the U.S. Army in Germany. He has also directed extensively in the Washington area and in New York City, with The American Century Theatre, Source Theatre Company, Equity Library Theatre, and others. He has directed opera and comedy sketch in addition to drama.
About The Company: The Edge of the Universe Players 2 intends to produce at least one play with serious meanings annually. The company is dedicated to the belief that theatre can be entertaining and at the same time deliver important themes, while focusing on human concerns that are valid in many cultures and eras. The subjects may include individual liberty, family, power, religion, and death. The Edge of the Universe Players 2 will continue to bring startling and thoughtful shows over the coming years.