TRIAD STAGE CLOSES 18th SEASON WITH MUSICAL: Man of La Mancha runs April 28 – May 16
(Greensboro, NC) — Triad Stage is closing its 18th season with the classic Broadway musical Man of La Mancha. Hear the wild winds of fortune. Your destiny calls and adventure awaits. A poet, thrown into prison, fears the Inquisitor, but the inmates demand their own kind of justice. The poet begins to tell a story of a mad Knight determined to achieve his impossible dreams. Join the quest and reach the unreachable star. Man of La Mancha April 28 – May 26, 2019. Opening Night is Fri., May 3.
PHOTO ABOVE – Sherz Aletaha, DeMone, and Graham Stevens. Photo by VanderVeen Photographers.
About the production
The creative team includes director Preston Lane, music director Justin P. Cowan, scenic designer Josafath Reynoso, costume designer K. April Soroko, lighting designer Rob Perry, sound designer Christopher Ross-Ewart, and projections designer Brian McMullen. The dramaturg is Virginia Hirsch, Denise Gabriel is the movement coach, Christine Morris is the vocal coach, Jim Wren is the fight choreographer, Cindi Rush is the casting director, and the stage manager is Janine Wochna.
Triad Stage audiences can welcome and welcome back Sherz Aletaha, Dan Callaway (South Pacific), DeMone, Josh Foldy (Our Town, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), Christine Morris (And Then There Were None, Actions and Objectives), Luis Quintero (A Midsummer Night’s Dream), Graham Stevens, Michael Tourek (White Lightning, South Pacific), and Michael Yeshion.
Rounding out the cast are a number of UNCG students: Kemari Bryant, Bradley Carter (A Christmas Carol), Cristina Duchesne, Yansa Fatima, Kezia Moore, J. Andrew Speas (A Christmas Carol), and Forrest Wilson.
More information on the production can be found online at https://triadstage.org/performance/279/man-of-la-mancha.
Performance and special event information
All performances are at Triad Stage at The Pyrle Theater, located at 232 South Elm Street in downtown Greensboro, North Carolina (between Market and Washington Streets).
Show times for Man of La Mancha are 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and select Sunday evenings and 8:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday evenings. Select Saturday and Sunday matinees are at 2:00 p.m. There are no matinee performances during previews.
Opening Night is Friday, May 3 at 8:00 p.m. Pay-What-You-Can performances are Tuesday, May 7 and Wednesday, May 8 at 7:30 p.m. Wine Tasting Friday is Friday, May 10, prior to the evening’s 8:00 p.m. performance.
Technically Talking, a behind-the-scenes discussion with members of the design team is Tuesday, April 30, immediately following the 7:30 p.m. preview performance.
The InSight Series with a noted expert who will be discussing the world of the play will be held on Sunday, May 5, immediately following the 2:00 p.m. matinee performance.
PostScript, a lively, open discussion with the cast, will be held on Thursday, May 9, immediately following the 7:30 p.m. performance.
Audio Described and Sign Language-Interpreted services will be available during the 2 p.m. matinee performance on Saturday, May 18.
About Triad Stage
Triad Stage is a professional not-for-profit regional theater company based in downtown Greensboro and downtown Winston-Salem. All Triad Stage productions are created in the Piedmont Triad of North Carolina using the best of local and national talent. Triad Stage gratefully acknowledges the support of its Season Sponsors: Blue Zoom, the North Carolina Arts Council, ArtsGreensboro and The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County.
Season passes and single tickets are currently on sale for the 19th Season. For more information about the season, please visit www.triadstage.org. The first production of the 19th Season will be Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf (September 8 – September 29, 2019).
All Triad Stage productions feature the bold acting and breathtaking design that have been nationally recognized by The Wall Street Journal and by the American Theatre Wing, founder of the Tony Awards®, which named Triad Stage one of the top ten most promising theatres in the country as a recipient of the 2010 National Theatre Company Grant. Triad Stage has also earned accolades including “Best North Carolina Production of 2010” for The Glass Menagerie by Triangle Arts & Entertainment magazine; “One of the Best Regional Theatres in America”, New York’s Drama League; “Best Live Theater” (thirteen years running), Go Triad/News & Record; and “Professional Theater of the Year” (2003, 2011), North Carolina Theatre Conference.
To purchase tickets or for performance information on Man of La Mancha, call the Triad Stage Box Office at 336.272.0160 or visit www.triadstage.org.