Arena Players' Summer Season Schedule
Performances are at the Arena Plaza complex at 296 Route 109 in East Farmingdale, unless otherwise noted. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact the Arena Players at 516.293.0674 or visit them online at www.arenaplayers.org.
Everything In The Garden
By Edward Albee
July 7 - July 31
Thursdays - Saturdays at 8:30 p.m., Sundays at 3:00 p.m.
A Broadway success. This brilliant, biting play blends humor, irony and suspense in it's scathing examinations of contemporary suburban mores. Jenny and Richard are having a tough time making ends meet. Into their lives comes Mrs. Toothe who offers them the chance to make more money that they ever dreamed. Admission: Thursday $16, Friday & Sunday $18, Saturday $22
Any Friend of Percy D'Angelino is a Friend of Mine
By Jason Milligan
June 17 - July 24
Fridays & Saturdays at 9:00 p.m., Sundays at 3:00 p.m.
This side-splitting Mafia comedy begin with a mysterious stranger arriving at the Long Island estate owned by a renowned mob boss. Why is "Tony" there? To kill venerable Frankie? To work for him? The mobster's bombshell wife has her own theories. Hilarious antics designed to divine Tony's purpose ends with hilarious results. Admission: Friday & Sunday $18, Saturday $22
Arena Players Summer Festival - Shakespeare at the Vanderbilt
The Taming of the Shrew
By William Shakespeare
July 1 - July 29
Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays at 8:00 p.m., Sundays at 7:00 p.m.
Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum in the Courtyard Theatre, 180 Little Neck Road in Centerport (631.854.5550)
Shakespeare's lively, sometimes bawdy tale of the rambunctious Kate and her love affair with Petruchio. This classic is performed outdoors in the palatial setting of the Vanderbilt Mansion Courtyard. Admission: $12
Children's Theatre at the Planetarium
The Wizard of Oz
July 2 - August 28
Saturdays & Sundays at 4:00 p.m.
The Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum at the Planetarium (631.854.5550)
Come join Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Tin Man and the Cowardly Lion as they journey down the yellow brick road to see the Wizard of Oz in this delightful musical, with audience participation of the classic story. Performances will be held in the Planetarium with exciting special effects. Admission: $8