River Company has cast Shakespearean comedy

One matinee performance: Aug. 8 at 3

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    River Company, the Damariscotta-based community theater, is excited to announce the cast of “A Midsummer Night's Dream” by William Shakespeare.
    The production will include many local actors, including Stephen Wallace as Oberon and Missie Liu as Titania.  The fairy folk are completed with Laurie Brown as Puck and Callie Green as Peaseblossom.
    The four star-crossed young lovers will be played by Mitchell Straus as Demetrius, Marcus Russano as Lysander, Rebecca Tomasello as Hermia, and Laura Tomasello as  Helena. 
    The comedic troupe of players is lead by Christine Andersen as Quince, and includes Sam Inman as Bottom, Cynthia Seigars as Snout, Benno Hennig as Starvling, and Blasie Eddyblouin as Flute.
    The rollicking comedy, directed by Thalia Eddy,  will include a singalong to some well-known folk songs. 
    Performances will be at the Edgecomb Community Church UCC, in front of their labyrinth behind the church, 15 Cross Point Road, Edgecomb.  Audience members are encouraged to bring chairs or blankets to sit on, refreshments for themselves, and a heart for song and laughter. In case of passing showers bring as umbrella!
    Show times and dates: 6 p.m. are Thursday, Aug. 5. Friday, Aug. 6 and Saturday, Aug. 7; and at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 8.  This will be a great show for all ages!  Children are welcome to come.
    Tickets can be purchased by following the link at rivercompanytheater.org  beginning July 30, or by reservation at 207-350-9998.  The cost is $10 for adults, and $5 for students. 

    Event Date: 

    Thu, 08/05/2021 - 6:00pm
    Fri, 08/06/2021 - 6:00pm
    Sat, 08/07/2021 - 6:00pm


    15 Cross Point Road
    Edgecomb, ME 04556
    United States