Noted Playwright Alan Ayckbourn Delivers Comic Fable Life of Riley
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The last date listed for Alan Ayckbourn's Life of Riley was Saturday March 2, 2013 / 8:00pm.
Currently at Boston Center for the Arts - Plaza Black Box
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With participants like a nun-in-disguise, a driven Cub Scout leader, a visiting archaeologist, the… More
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Featured review from MargaretRed Velvet
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Definitely worth going to! It builds to a predictable, but nevertheless satisfying conclusion. The denouement was a little heavy-handed, and there were those in the audience who laughed a little too loud at the marriage jokes, but it was engaging throughout.
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This play was at a nice small little theatre. Alan Ayckbourn's play was set in England which I can relate to since I was born in Dublin. Certainly the actors did the play justice, and I must say there seems to be a great deal of talent in...
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“With Life of Riley, Zeitgeist Stage Company returns to the relationship comedy of British playwright Alan Ayckbourn, which it does so well. David J. Miller’s deft direction finds just the right blend of tragedy and hilarity in Ayckbourn’s play about three couples coping with the news of their mutual friend’s impending death. Thanks to the Zeitgeist Stage Company’s first-rate production, all of the poignancy and humor of Ayckbourn’s characters comes across.” —_Boston Globe _
About the Ticket Supplier: Zeitgeist Stage Company
Zeitgeist Stage Company aims to explore contemporary plays and rediscover historic works that reflect the mixture of comedy and drama inherent in contemporary life. Towards this goal, the Company plans to produce works by English-language playwrights as well as translations of works from international writers.