Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead: Tom Stoppard's Classic Absurdist Comedy
* Additional fees apply.
All offers for Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead have expired.
The last date listed for Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead was Sunday November 1, 2009 / 3:00pm.
Most Popular Theater Event Nearby:
- Full Price:
- $69.00 - $99.00
- Our Price:
- $65.00 - $79.00
Rocky, the massively popular movie about the ultimate underdog is now a triumphant Broadway event that's "unlike anything you've ever seen in the theater," according to NBC. In downtown Philadelphia, a down-and-out boxer is struggling to get by when the chance of a lifetime comes along. He doesn't have long to get back in fighting shape, but if he does it, this could be his best shot to become a champion, and his last chance for love. This innovative stage production is brought to life by a five-time Tony Award-winning creative team and Sylvester Stallone, writer and star of the Academy Award-winning Rocky films. Featuring 20 original songs, plus hits from the films ("Eye of the Tiger" and "Gonna Fly Now"), Rocky is not only an adrenaline-fueled spectacle for anyone who was a fan of the movie, but it's also a surprising tale of romance that will touch the hearts of longtime musical theater fans. Learn More
General admission, but it only seats about 50 people so there isn't a bad seat in the house. Also there was no line to enter, they just opened the doors a couple minutes before 8 and people walk in, so there's no need to arrive early in order to get a better seat (though if you do you may buy drinks and snacks in their 'lounge'.)Blood Sky info • Mar 20 2014 star this tip starred
T. Schreiber Studio (Terry Schreiber, Artistic Director) opens its season with Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, Tom Stoppard’s Tony Award-winning play directed by Cat Parker.
In his thought-provoking and witty play Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, Tom Stoppard riffs on the greatest mystery of all time – Death. And along the way he dabbles with such trifles as destiny and free will. Does life consist of a series of random events, or is it controlled by fate? In the end does the journey matter when the destination is the same? Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead follows Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, Hamlet’s weary, yet bemused friends, as the tragedy in Elsinore unfolds. Performed in the round atop a directionless compass, T. Schreiber Studio’s production of this modern classic offers an especially intimate look at Rosencrantz and Guildenstern as they observe the crumbling world around them and march toward the Bard’s inescapable conclusion.
Eric Percival, winner of the 2008 Midtown International Theatre Festival Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Play, and Julian Elfer, who won the Outstanding Lead Actor Award at the 2009 New York Innovative Theatre Awards, star as Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, respectively.
About the Ticket Supplier: T. Schreiber Studio
The T. Schreiber Studio began in 1969 with Terry Schreiber teaching classes twice a week to twelve actors in a converted loft on the Upper East Side of New York City. Enrollment increased and the group began mounting productions in what were the early beginnings of New York City’s Off-Off Broadway movement and building its reputation of high quality productions and performances. The studio continued to grow, adding more faculty, more actors, and more plays and in the mid 70’s, drama critic Walter Kerr’s glowing review in the New York Times of Schreiber’s production of The Trip Back Down, brought the Studio much attention and packed houses. The Trip Back Down then moved to Broadway and John Cullum (Northern Exposure) was signed to do the lead. Throughout the 1980’s and into the 90’s the T. Schreiber Studio continued to produce good actors and good theater, adding Betty Buckley to its prestigious faculty and residing at 83 East Fourth Street, the burgeoning street of Off-Off Broadway. During that time Terry Schreiber continued his own directing career with two more Broadway shows: Devour the Snow and K-2, and numerous regional theater productions providing more casting opportunities for studio actors.
In 1996 the Studio moved to its current, renovated multi-use space on the 7th floor of 151 West 26th Street in New York’s lively Chelsea neighborhood. Classes and productions run continuously throughout the year.