Home Community Announcements NFCT presents Edward Albee’s classic drama beginning Jan. 15

NFCT presents Edward Albee’s classic drama beginning Jan. 15

The classic Edward Albee play Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf takes the stage at North Fork Community Theatre next month.

The cast includes Susan Hedges as Martha, Jim Pearsall as George, Scott Butler as Nick, Kelsey Cheslock as Honey and Ryan Zlatniski as Stage Manager.

The Tony Award-winning drama is about the breakdown of the marriage of a middle-aged couple, Martha and George, who draw a younger couple, Nick and Honey, into their bitter, unhappy relationship.

Directed by James Pritchard (Laura Pearsall, assistant director) and produced by Deanna Andes, performances begin on Jan. 15.

There will be an opening reception at the theater at 7 p.m.on Jan. 15.  Performances will be held at 8 p.m. on Jan 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 and 30; and at 2:30 p.m. on Jan 17, 24 and 31.

Tickets are $15. Buy tickets online at Brown Paper Tickets or call 631-298-NFCT for a seat or to purchase a full-season subscription. For more information call the information line at 631-298-4500 or visit the theater’s website.

Student rush tickets are $12 and will be available at the box office beginning 10 minutes before each performance. These tickets are subject to availability and cannot be reserved ahead of time.

The production team is looking for NFCT members to search their attics for props needed for the production, in particular the following items are needed:

A mid-century console or half-buffet table with drawers, approximately 6 to 8 feet long, in mahogany or teak finish

  • Framed, contemporary art from the 1960s for over the buffet table
  • Old chime-style door bell
  • Gun that shoots a flag out of it.

If you have an item that matches these needs, please call Michele Messinger at 516-695-8186.

Please note that the following items are missing from the theater and the production coordinator is requesting their prompt return for the upcoming production:box of vintage bar-ware which includes 4 crystal decanters, 8 silver champagne goblets, silver cocktail shaker and bar tools, silver tray, a cut glass ashtray all from the 50s or 60s. If they were borrowed for another production, please contact Michele Messinger at 516-695-8186 to arrange their return.