An inspiring and spirited true story that follows young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination.
March 21-23, 2019, 7:30 p.m.; March 24, 2019, 2:30 p.m.
Nobel prize-winning Italian playwright Dario Fo’s farcical and yet strangely moving play is at once a gloriously wicked political satire on the backstage insanities of power and a paean to human mortality that has redefined modern political theatre.
The WBS Orchestra achieves its tremulous, shimmering sound by the rapid strumming of a variety of unique stringed instruments augmented by accordions, a Russian table-harp, and wind and percussion instruments, both exotic and familiar.
April 4-6, 2019, 7:30 p.m.; April 7, 2019, 2:30 p.m.
Just when it seems the concept of six people eating dinner is a little inert, chunks of the narrative in this time-shifting farce spin off forwards and back in time, eventually revealing the present to be a poignant last family supper that will have repercussions for years to come.
The Core Ensemble returns to PVCC with another chamber music theater work celebrating diversity–a story of love and passion, and a fascinating exploration of gender identity that honors the artistic genius of Leonardo da Vinci.