Neos Dance Theatre
March 22, 2014
Neos is Greek for ‘starting something new’ — and that’s exactly what this company is doing. Performing modern and contemporary dance, Neos Dance Theatre is one of the most up-and-coming troupes in the country. Firmly centered in classical ballet technique, the Neos dancers are young and energetic, pulling the audience into their performance with bright personalities, warm rapport and a palpable love of dance.
The company will present a four-part mixed repertory program that will take the audience from humor and romance to the Golden Age of Film.
Cinema Gourmet: The African Queen
April 10, 2014
In Africa during WW1, a gin-swilling riverboat owner/captain is persuaded by a strait-laced missionary to use his boat to attack an enemy warship. Enjoy a screening of this masterpiece preceded by a tasting of delicious food from Chef Kate and Indigo Coastal Shanty and an insightful talk about what makes this film great.
On the Verge or The Geography of Yearning
April 18 - 27, 2014
Three `sister sojourners', each a prototypical Victorian lady explorer, equipped with dialog as pithy as their helmets, thwack their machetes through the wilderness while telling tales of past jaunts among the natives. As intrepid trekkers, they put the lie to any charge that they are representatives of a weaker sex.
The Wizard of Oz
June 13 - 22, 2014
Ritz Radio Theatre presents the beloved story just as it would have been done in the 1940s as a live radio drama - in front of a live audience, with period costume and sound effects.