Shakespeare Theatre Company's THE METROMANIACS Extends to March 15: 7 Additional Performances

THE METROMANIACS, the sparkling new comedy by David Ives playing at the Lansburgh Theater, has added performances, extending the run through March 15, 2015.

Seven new performances have been added to accomodate ticket sales of this farcical look at romance among young and old Parisians who are obsessed with verse and poetry, hence the title THE METROMANIACS. David Ives adapted the play from the original by Alexis Piron. THE METROMANIACS marks the third collaboration between Ives and Shakespeare Theatre Company artistic director Michael Kahn.

As stated in my review (click HERE for the full view), "THE METROMANIACS glitters with literary references, up-to-the-minute pop culture allusions and topical humor. These ingredients mingle with the silliest of comic plot lines for a delicious confection."

Shakespeare Theatre Company presents THE METROMANIACS by David Ives

Adapted from La Métromanie by Alexis Piron

Directed by Michael Kahn

CAST: Danny Cackley, Servant; Christian Conn, Damis; Michael Goldstrom, Mondor; Peter Kybart, Baliveau; Adam LeFevre, Francalou; Ross Destiche, Servant; Amelia Pedlow, Lucille; Anthony Roach, Dorante; Dina Thomas, Lisette. PRODUCTION: Director Michael Kahn; Scenic Designer James Noone; Costume Designer Murell Horton; Lighting Designer Mark McCullough; Sound Designer Matt Tierney ; Composer Adam Wernick; Voice and Text Coach Ellen O'Brien; Literary Associate/ Dramaturg Drew Lichtenberg; Assistant Director Craig Baldwin; Production Stage Manager Bret Torbeck; Assistant Stage Manager Elizabeth Clewley

February 3 - March 15, 2015 *extended

Runtime: 1hr 45min

To order online, click HERE. Call the Box Office at 202.547.1122 or Toll Free: 877.487.8849

Lansburgh Theatre 450 7th Street NW, Washington, DC 20004

Photo Credit: Scott Suchman/STC



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