Center Theatre Group - L.A.'s Theatre Company
Must CloseJan 29 - Mar 16, 2014
Mark Taper Forumat the Music Center downtown Los Angeles
135 N. Grand Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90012 Directions and Parking
Direct Access Theatre ExperienceDate: March 8, 2014On Sale: Now
Feb 18 at 8:00pmMar 2 at 1:00pmMar 4 at 8:00pm
Approx. two hours and 30 minutes, with one intermission.
Recommended for audiences ages 16+Mature content, language and sexualityChildren 6 and under who may cry or fidget are never admitted.
CTG Show Guide for Parents
—Charles McNulty, Los Angeles Times
Regret and sibling rivalry fan the flames of laughter in this wickedly wonderful Chekhovian mash-up that equally tickles both the casual theatregoer and the ardent student of the Russian classics.
—New York Magazine
Melancholy turns into mayhem when Vanya and his sister Sonia—along with their clairvoyant housekeeper Cassandra—are paid a surprise visit by Hollywood star sibling Masha and her twenty something boy toy Spike in a play by Christopher Durang.
Will Vanya and Sonia ever find happiness? Will Masha sell the Bucks County farmhouse out from under them? And will Spike ever put his pants on?
Original Broadway cast members Kristine Nielsen and Shalita Grant reprise their Tony Award® nominated roles and are joined by two-time Tony Award® winner Christine Ebersole (Grey Gardens, 42nd Street) and Obie Award winner Mark Blum: all directed by original Broadway cast member and Tony Award® winner David Hyde Pierce (Curtains).