Monday, August 1, 2016

ARCADIA - Tuscany Theatre Company - August 11 - August 20, 2016


by Tom Stoppard
Directed by Andrea McFeely

Runs August 11th, 12th, 13th, 18th, 19th, 20th @7:00PM
August 13th and 20th @3:00PM
Auditions May 28th and 29th

Winner! 1995 New York Drama Critics' Circle Award for Best Play
Winner! 1994 Olivier Award for Best Play

Arcadia moves back and forth between 1809 and the present at the elegant estate owned by the Coverly family. The 1809 scenes reveal a household in transition.As the landscape is being transformed into picturesque Gothic gardens, complete with a hermitage, thirteen year-old Lady Thomasina and her tutor delve into intellectual and romantic issues.In present day, the Coverly descendants and two competing scholars research a possible scandal at the estate in 1809 involving Lord Byron. This brilliant play moves smoothly between the centuries and explores the nature of truth and time, the difference between classical and romantic temperaments, and the disruptive influence of sex on our lives.

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