The Western Stage Continues Its Pearl Jubilee Celebrations
The Sunday matinee performance of Sweeney Todd on October 24th
will mark 30 years since Ron Danko founded the company which would later bear
the name “The Western Stage”. His 1974
production of That Championship Season
would celebrate the newly constructed Performing Arts Building on the campus of
The final “Pearl” in this string of special events will be “The Promise of the Future”, a look back at previous Young Company members and the exciting things they have gone on to accomplish. They are actors, directors, playwrights, teachers, publishing professionals, and graduates of many prestigious colleges such as Harvard and Yale. This evening offers answers to “Where are they now?” as we take a look at the way they were just a few years ago and what they are doing now. This final event will be presented on Monday, October 18th at 8:00 pm on the Mainstage.
Admission to these programs is free, however donations collected will help fund TWS’ student scholarship program, which makes projects like this possible.