National Theatre Live Treasure Island
National Theatre Live
Thursday, February 26, 2015
2 & 7 p.m.
Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts
Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery, broadcast live from the National Theatre to theatres around the world, including Fairfield University’s Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts.
It’s a dark, stormy night. The stars are out. Jim, the inn-keeper’s granddaughter, opens the door to a terrifying stranger. At the old sailor’s feet sits a huge sea-chest, full of secrets. Jim invites him in – and her dangerous voyage begins.
This production is suitable for children ages 10 and up.
National Theatre Live is the National Theatre’s groundbreaking project to broadcast the best of British theatre live from the London stage in High Definition to cinemas across the globe. Each live broadcast is filmed in front of a live audience in the theatre, with cameras carefully positioned throughout the auditorium, giving cinema audiences the ‘best seat in the house’ view of each production.
Tickets are $25, $20 seniors, $15 students. For tickets, visit the Box Office or www.quickcenter.com or call 203-254-4010 or (toll-free) 1-877-ARTS-396.
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Posted on February 18, 2015
Vol. 47, No. 184