Red Barn Players 2017 Season
|Not Now, Darling
June 2-3, 8-10,
|Directed by: Nancy Batko
Ray Cooney & John Chapman
scene is the exclusive London fur salon of Bodley and Crouch, where
Crouch (the well-meaning innocent) struggles to keep things on an even
keel despite the energetic philandering of his partner.
Suspicious wives, mistaken identities, scantily clad girls clapped
hurriedly into closets and a continuous barrage of rapid fire jokes all
become part of the hilarious doings, as the action of the play bubbles
along merrily right up to the final curtain when, miraculously and to
the great relief of all concerned, everything somehow manages to work
out as it should.
|Jesus Christ Superstar
||July 7-8, 13-15, 20-22
|Directed by: Jessica Patterson
||Music by: Andrew Lloyd Webber
1970's rock opera loosely based on the Gospels' accounts of the
last week of Jesus's life, beginning with the preparation for the
arrival of Jesus and his disciples in Jerusalem and ending with the
crucifixion. It highlights political and interpersonal struggles
between Judas Iscariot and Jesus that are not present in the Bible
|Beer for Breakfast
||August 11-12, 17-19, 24-26
|Directed by: Tom Licker
group of middle-aged buddies reunite for a "guys' weekend" in a
snowed-in cabin to eat chili, drink beer, and relive the good old days.
Despite divorce, unemployment, and a stroke, spirits are high until
Jessie, the wife of absent friend Adrian, shows up in his place. An
epic battle of wits and stamina ensues: will the men win their right to
an all-out guy fest, or will woman be crowned the stronger sex after
||September 15-16, 21-23, 28-30
|Directed by: Shelly Cary
1956, and Sam and Hilda have finally begun to enjoy a peaceful life.
But their blissful nights in front of the television (and a little
hanky-panky) are cut short when their unemployed son and their newly
single daughter return for an uninvited (and lengthy) stay.
begin to fall by the wayside as strong-wills and traditional values
face-off against the traumatized and spoiled attitudes of youth. Soon,
the delightfully hilarious battle between generations of the “Fluck”
family begin to show a deeper story of love, work ethic, mental health,
and domestic struggle.