35th Anniversary William Inge Theater Festival

Evening Performances and Festivities 

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20:

A PLAYWRIGHTS’ REUNION  –  Scenes and Play Readings of new work by our New Voices Winners and Featured Playwrights. Wednesday, April 20, at 7:30 p.m., William Inge Theater.

ALL ABOUT INGE: the 35th Festival Kick-off Party  –  Come enjoy a beverage or two and meet our Guest Artists and the Writers of the New Play Lab.  Dance to our DJ, spinning tunes from Inge’s era, and test your mettle with a trivia quiz game, all about Inge!  Included in Director’s Package  or Night Owl Package, individual tickets available. Wednesday, April 20, 9:00 – 11:00 p.m., Booth Hotel Ballroom.  

 

THURSDAY, APRIL 21:

President’s DinnerPre-show dinner with Inge Family and Special Guests, hosted by President Dan Barwick. (Invitation only.) Thurs., April 21 at 6:00 p.m., Home of Ken & Becky Brown.

WHERE’S DADDY?50th Anniversary production of William Inge’s play, starring Barbara Dana (original Broadway cast), Chuma Gault, and Ben Corbett.  Directed by Karen Carpenter.  Dessert and champagneeception follows. Included in Director’s Package or Night Owl Package.  Individual tickets and Family packages available. Thursday, April 21st at 8:00 p.m., Memorial Hall Theater.

 

FRIDAY, APRIL 22:

THE LIGHT AT THE TOP OF THE STAIRS: A Tribute to Inge & our Honorees Multi-media presentation featuring live performances, video interviews and special guest stars; celebrates William Inge and his connectivity with past Honorees who’ve received the Distinguished Achievement in American Theater Award. Friday, April 22 at 7:00 p.m. William Inge Theater.

Moonglow at Glencliff FarmsAn after-show party in the barn with live music, features tours of the historic Glencliff home. Included in Director’s and Night Owl Packages.  (Limited tickets available.) Friday, April 22 at 9:30 p.m., Glencliff Farms.

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 23:

35th Anniversary Gala and Show Celebrating William Inge and 35 Years of the Festival. Features live musical entertainment by special guests, award and scholarship presentations. Cocktails at 6:00 p.m, Dinner at 7:00 p.m., Saturday, April 23, Independence Country Club. 

 

 

FESTIVAL 2015 PERFORMANCES AND ENTERTAINMENT  

 

 

Tom Tammi & Monica McCarthy 4/17/15 reading of The Country House by Donald Margulies 

 

 

 

 Luke Yankee

doing his best to be inconspicuous

Gala Cocktail Party & Dinner

4/18/15

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eric T. Miller and Birgit Huppuch 

in a scene from the Tribute: Donald Margulies American Dreamer

4/19/15

 

 

 

 Tom Tammi and Jude Stafford in a scene from The Loman Family Picnic

by Donald Margulies