WORDS, WORDS, WORDS & MUSIC (2021)

At last, an in-person Players' show! After 14 months of a dark theater, the curtain is rising at Staples Auditorium and no one who has endured a pandemic should miss it. The (socially distanced) audience will be treated to five irreverent comedic plays by master of wit David Ives, plus two mini musicals-think theater meets Saturday Night Live, minus the celebrity guest host but with 21 of your favorite Players stars. David Roth (SHS '84) and Kerry Long (SHS '97) co-direct, with choreographer Rachel Macissac and music director Don Rickenback ensuring Broadway-worthy song and dance numbers. Performances are May 20, 21 & 22 at 7:30 pm and May 22 at 2 pm. Tickets are on sale at staplesplayers.com  (a combo of culture starvation and fewer seats may create a toilet-paper-in-2020 type situation, so jump on it!). Masks required. There will also be a virtual livestream on June 6 at 6 pm.

https://www.broadwayworld.com/connecticut/article/WORDS-WORDS-WORDSAND-MUSIC-to-be-Presented-by-Staples-Players-20210514 

https://westportlocalpress.com/news/opening-night-gallery-staples-players-back-in-the-spotlight 

https://06880danwoog.com/2021/05/18/roundup-staples-players-waxx-vaxx-stop-sign/

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