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Theatre Three
2800 Routh Street Dallas, TX 75201
214-871-3300
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attended Aug 25 2012

This show was hilarious! The main character, Garry, was so over the top with his ego and drama, I couldn't stop laughing. The show is so quick and witty, it's hard to believe that it was originally written in the 1930's! I would have to say that...continued

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attended Aug 25 2012

SETTING IN THE BLEACHERS WHERE ALL DISCOUNT TICKET HOLDERS SAT IT WAS A LITTLE HARD TO HEAR. THE THEATRE WAS WARM, LOTS OF PEOPLE FANNING THEMSELVES WITH PLAYBILLS. THE PLAY WAS NOT VERY GOOD, THIS IS THE FORTH PLAY IN A ROW THAT I HAVE SEEN, NONE...continued

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Website

http://www.theatre3dallas.com/t3/laughter.html

Description

The delightfully witty plot spotlights a few days in the life of the successful light comedy actor, Garry Essendine, as he prepares to travel for a touring commitment in Africa. Amid a series of events bordering on farce, Garry has to deal with younger women who want to submit to him, placate both his long-suffering secretary and his estranged wife, and cope with a super-contemptuous young playwright determined to change him into a more “serious and consequential” artist. As Garry has just turned forty, he’s fending off all these attacks just as he senses his oncoming mid-life crisis. Coward himself orginated the role and called the wildly amusing story “a series of semi-autobiographical pyrotechniques.” All is played out by actors on a glamorous high style art deco suite in splendidly lavish high fashions. A feast of laughter and high spirits!

About the Ticket Supplier: Theatre Three

Theatre Three produces seven mainstage productions each year in addition to special children’s performances, off-site educational outreach, special event productions and the programming in Theatre Too (the basement performing space). Theatre Too was, from September of 2000 until July 2003 home to the longest-running show in the history of Dallas theatre, the musical revue I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change!