The Cemetery Club: Hit Comedy About Love, Loss and Friendship
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The last date listed for The Cemetery Club was Thursday February 28, 2013 / 7:30pm (Doors Open at 7:00pm).
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Ride shotgun right down the median strip of the "road not taken" in Becky's New Car, the pedal-to-the-metal comedy from Steven Dietz (Private Eyes). In her late 40s and more-or-less happily married, Becky Foster is answering phones at a car dealership when a millionaire pops in, hoping to pick up a few autos as gifts for his employees. This chance encounter leads to a series of sharp turns that all steer Becky toward new and poignant revelations about life, love and the meaning of happiness. Jaynie Roberts directs at the Magenta Theater. Learn More
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Featured review from Goldstar MemberRed Velvet
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Had never been to the Magenta Theater before. It was "cozy." Seats relatively comfortable. The usher couldn't figure out the seating chart, so sent people to the wrong seats. Some people had paid a bit more for center seats, but the section wasn't full, so the ushers let people who had not paid the upgrade sit in the front row, center.
Cast was good, though their accents failed a bit in the last scene. It was a fun play, and there were some moving moments, as well as lots of hilarity. Set was good, costumes appropriate. Kind of a "folksy, small-town" experience compared to Portland's overpriced venues. Overall, a nice community theatre experience. I'll try some of their other offerings.
The Cemetery Club
by Ivan Menchell
Directed by Jaynie Roberts
Well-known Portland entertainer Francine Raften plays Lucille, Amalia Alarcon de Morris plays Ida, Patti Reynolds (the lone Vancouver resident) plays Doris, Tony Provenzola the pursued Sam, with KC Cooper rounding out the cast as Mildred. Patti and KC were most recently seen in Magenta Theater’s production of 12 Angry Women, Tony in The 39 Steps. Francine and Amalia are making their Magenta debut in this production. Artistic Director, Jaynie Roberts, is directing the production.
About the Ticket Supplier: Magenta Theater Company
Magenta Theater Company (MTC) is a family-friendly community theater in Vancouver, Washington. Magenta is committed to promoting contemporary new works by local playwrights and musicians in addition to known comedies and mysteries. The company is founded on artistic excellence with all productions reflecting the cast and crew’s commitment to give 100% of their talents and energies.