The Great Nursing Home Esacpe
By Nathan Hartswick
Directed by Diane Weiss
From a locked-down nursing home in the dead of night, they attempt the greatest escape ever. Join this misfit band of “inmates” as they hatch a master plan to escape their dreary nursing home and find something far more important than a baseball game – they find their youth. Watch as their best-laid plans go awry with hilarious results! This group of characters will charm you as the ringleader, the gossip, the grouch, the airhead, the Casanova, and the shy old gal with a surprising amount of moxie put their talents to the test. Funny and heartwarming, this play is sure to entertain – and remind audiences of the importance of a youthful sense of adventure. Also presenting, Goodbye House a short by Portage playwright Charlotte Reckling.
Produced by Portage Area Community Theatre at Portage Center for the Arts, 301 East Cook Street, Portage
Performances: May 16-19, 2013
Performance Times: Performances are Thursday – Saturday, May 16 – 18 at 7:30pm and Sunday May 19th at 2:00pm.
Ticket Prices: Tickets are Adults $10 / Students $5
Call 608-742-5655 for reservations or more information.
Auditions will be held on the following days: