If comedies are up your alley, then you’ll want to check out Two River Theater’s latest production, Noises Off, which is a Tony Award winning comedy that’ll have you laughing from beginning to end.
Two River Theater, under the leadership of Artistic Director John Dias and Managing Director Michael Hurst, continues its 25th Anniversary Season withMichael Frayn’s Noises Off, directed by Sarna Lapine. Performances will begin in Two River’s Rechnitz Theater, 21 Bridge Avenue, on Saturday, January 12 and continue through Sunday, February 3. The opening night performance is Friday, January 18 at 7pm. Tickets are available from 732.345.1400 or tworivertheater.org. Two River’s 2018/19 Season Sponsor is Hackensack Meridian Health Riverview Medical Center.
The cast of Noises Off includes Kathleen Choe (Belinda Blair), Kimiye Corwin (Poppy Norton-Taylor), Michael Crane (Garry Lejeune) , Gopal Divan(Lloyd Dallas), Philip Goodwin (Selsdon Mowbray), Ellen Harvey (Dotty Otley), Adrianna Mitchell (Brooke Ashton), Jason O’Connell (Frederick Fellowes), and Phillip Taratula(Tim Allgood).
The creative team includes scenic designer Charlie Corcoran, costume designer Valérie Thérèse Bart, lighting designer Ken Billington, sound designer Karin Graybash, and wigs designer Dave Bova.The movement consultant is Lorenzo Pisoni and the dialect coach is Ron Carlos. The casting is by Calleri Casting and the stage manager is Jane Pole.
Produced at Two River Theater 20 years ago in the company’s 5th Anniversary Season, Michael Frayn’s Noises Off belongs on any list of the funniest plays ever written. In this celebrated backstage farce-within-a-farce, mayhem ensues as a third-rate touring theater troupe rehearses and then performs the ill-fated Nothing On.
Ticket prices range from $40 to $70, with discounts available for groups, seniors, and U.S. military personnel, their families, and veterans. A limited number of $20 tickets are available for every performance; $20 tickets may be partial view. Tickets for patrons under 30 are $20 and include the best available seats at every performance. Tickets are available from tworivertheater.org or 732.345.1400.
Before Play and Lobby Display
Audiences will learn about Michael Frayn and Noises Off in Two River’s Before Play lecture series, which takes place 45 minutes prior to every performance, and Lobby Display.
Discussions with the cast and a member of Two River’s Artistic staff will take place on Wednesday, January 23 at 7pm; Sunday, January 27 at 3pm; and Wednesday, January 30 at 1pm.
Two River Theater’s production of Noises Off will be running from January 12th to February 3rd at its location on 21 Bridge Avenue in Red Bank, NJ. Tickets can be purchased online through the link below, or at the box office.
Below, you’ll find photos from Two River Theater’s last production, August Wilson’s King Hedley II.
source: Two River Theater