Monday, February 25, 2013

Pulitzer Prize Play "Proof" to be Performed at Serendipity Playhouse

Vancouver, WA Serendipity Players is proud to present the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning play, “Proof,” by David Auburn.


A family drama about the nature of genius, questions of legacy, and the willingness to trust. Catherine’s father was a mathematical genius who revolutionized the field. He also suffered from mental illness. Catherine may have inherited her father’s genius, but did she also inherit his burdens?

“This is one of the best scripts I’ve ever read,” Tony Broom, artistic director, said. “I knew before I was done reading it that we had to do it. Our director, Alicia Marie Turvin and I fought a little over who was going to get to direct it.”

About the Play 

and Cast

 Actors Valerie Martinka Davis (Catherine) and David Hudkins (Robert).
Photo courtesy of Christopher Paradee.

“Proof” is a contemporary drama in two acts, and features Valerie Martinka Davis, David Hudkins, Michael Lissman, and Sarah DeGrave. “Proof” is directed by Alicia Marie Turvin.

Performances


Opening night is March 8 with curtain at 8 p.m. The production run includes performances at 8 p.m. on March 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, 30, with Sunday matinee performances at 2 p.m. on March 10, 17, 24, 31. Thursday, March 14 at 8 p.m. is a "Pay What You Will" performance. All performances take place at The Serendipity Playhouse, 500 Washington St, Vancouver Wash. Reservations are strongly recommended for all performances, and unclaimed seats will be sold five minutes before start of each show.

Tickets


Tickets are $15 general admission and may be purchased online at www.serendipityplayers.org, or reservations can be made by calling 360-834-3588. Tickets are also available at the door. Doors open 30 minutes before the performance.

Serendipity Players is a non-equity, semi-professional theater company.

Our Review by Dennis Sparks will be posted March 9.

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