In The Wings: Biloxi Blues

The story begins with 18-year-old Eugene Morris Jerome from Brooklyn, who is drafted into the United States Army during World War II and is sent to Biloxi, Mississippi for basic training. There he meets a diverse assortment of soldiers, including the gentle and intelligent Arnold Epstein, who is the play’s central figure. The piece portrays Epstein’s struggle for power with middle-aged, hard-drinking platoon leader Sergeant Merwin J. Toomey. In a memorable scene, Epstein manages to force Toomey to perform two hundred push-ups in front of the platoon.

Show dates are June 7-22, 2019.

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In The Wings: Proof

On the eve of her twenty-fifth birthday, Catherine, a troubled young woman, has spent years caring for her brilliant but unstable father, a famous mathematician. Now, following his death, she must deal with her own volatile emotions; the arrival of her estranged sister, Claire; and the attentions of Hal, a former student of her father’s who hopes to find valuable work in the 103 notebooks that her father left behind. Over the long weekend that follows, a burgeoning romance and the discovery of a mysterious notebook draw Catherine into the most difficult problem of all: How much of her father’s madness—or genius—will she inherit?

Show dates are March 15-30, 2019.

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In The Wings: Seminar

In Seminar, a provocative comedy from Pulitzer Prize nominee Theresa Rebeck, four aspiring young novelists sign up for private writing classes with Leonard, an international literary figure.

Show dates are January 11-26, 2019.

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In The Wings: 12 Angry Jurors

The jury votes 11-1 that the man is guilty of the crime but laws in the United States require a unanimous vote by all 12 jurors in order to pass judgment. Tempers flare as the eleven jurors try their best to convince the 1 dissenter to come around to their side. As the evidence is re-examined, however, new uncertainties come to light, forcing everyone to truly question if there is in fact some measure of “reasonable doubt”.

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In The Wings: Unnecessary Farce

Two cops. Three crooks. Eight doors. Go!

In a cheap motel room, an embezzling mayor is supposed to meet with his female accountant, while in the room next-door, two undercover cops wait to catch the meeting on videotape. But there’s some confusion as to who’s in which room, who’s being videotaped, who’s taken the money, who’s hired a hit man, and why the accountant keeps taking off her clothes.

Catch us if you can on one of the following dates: June 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 15, or 16. Get Tickets »

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In the Wings: “Lost in Yonkers”

Bella is thirty-five years old, mentally challenged, and living at home with her mother, stern Grandma Kurnitz. As the play opens, ne’er-do-well son Eddie deposits his two young sons on the old lady’s doorstep. He is financially strapped and taking to the road as a salesman. The boys are left to contend with Grandma, with Bella and her secret romance, and with Louie, her brother, a small-time hoodlum in a strange new world called Yonkers…

Lost in Yonkers runs March 9th through March 24th. Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. Sundays at 2:00 p.m.

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In The Wings: Arsenic and Old Lace

The Village Players of Hatboro are proud to announce the second show of our 71st season, Arsenic and Old Lace by Joseph Kesselring. It will be directed by Allison Schrader and assistant directed by Kara McCormick, with Richard Lutz producing.

This show will run January 12th through January 27th.

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In The Wings: Hound of The Baskervilles

The Village Players of Hatboro will kick off its 71st season with the chilling mystery by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Hound of the Baskervilles, adapted by Tim Kelly.

This tale is filled with suspense, humor, and terror. Sir Henry is heir to the vast Baskerville fortune, a legacy that comes with a family curse: death at the fangs of a horror that prowls the moor. Only Holmes can stop the beast. While mysterious lights signal Baskerville Hall and the hound terrifies the countryside, the sleuthing begins and suspicion falls on sinister servants, butterfly collectors, ladies in distress, and escaped convicts. Who wrote the letter that summoned the hound? Is Sir Henry’s romance with the lovely Kathy doomed? Is the supernatural at work?

Show dates are: October (2017) 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21

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In The Wings: Epic Proportions (Summer Show)

See the MOST MEMORABLE EVENT in the annals of Community Theater!!!

The Village Players of Hatboro present: Gina and Richard Lutz’s production of Larry Coen and David Crane’s EPIC PROPORTIONS!

This show will run for two weekends. Show dates are August 4, 5, 6, 11, 12.

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