Apr 21

Three Funny Plays and Music

Want to exercise your funny bone after a long winter?

The White River Valley Players present

Three Funny Plays and Music

May 3, 4, at 7:30 pm and May 5 at 2:00 pm

Tickets $8.00 at the door and the White River Credit Union
Rochester High School Auditorium

Time Flies, by David Ives

Directed by Jennie Marx
May–Janine Reeves
Horace—Gene Heinrich
David Attenborough—Tyler Strong

Horace and May are two young mayflies, eager to impress each other after meeting at a party. A chance encounter with television naturalist David Attenborough reveals disturbing information, bringing urgency to the questions of life, love, death, and frogs.

Words, Words, Words, by David Ives

Directed by Mindy Branstetter
Swift—Ferron Griffin
Kafka— Justine Calnan
Milton— Amy Braun
Scientist 1—Harrison Heist
Scientist 2—Allice Stewart

This comedy is set in a laboratory where a bizarre experiment is taking place. Monkeys type while scientists observe.

The Auto Waits,
an adaptation of an O. Henry story by Walter Wykes

Directed by Marty Gephart
Girl—Zoe Newmarco
Young Man—Ferron Griffin
Waitress—Justine Calnan
Chauffeur—Harrison Heist

Set in the 1920s, this play features a clash between social sets with, of course, a twist.

Each play will be preceded by a mood-setting drama presented by a group of young players. During intermission these same young artists will perform light-hearted music directed by Susan Rule.

Young Artists: Desmond Piciccuto, Donovan Piciccuto. Jasmine Hollis, Jillian Sherwin, Gabe Cotell, Ben Hanford

10% Discount if you dine in Rochester

Bring Your Ticket to “Three Funny Plays” to any of the following restaurants on the day of the performance and receive a 10% discount:

The Huntington House/Doc’s Tavern • The School Street Bistro •
Sandy’s Books and Bakery • The Rochester Café •
Green Mountain Chinese