Local News: Theatre Suburbia Announces 2009-2010 Season

Posted by: tsuburbiaon 2009/9/1 15:40:00 1479 reads
Theatre Suburbia, Northwest Houston's longest-running, all-volunteer playhouse announces its 49th Season.

Beginning with:

SEE ROCK CITY
Sept 18 - Oct 17, 2009
Houston premiere comedy/drama by Arlene Hutton
Directed by Elvin Moriarty
This tender portrayal of married life, set against the backdrop of World War II, shows the best of the human spirit and its ability to overcome any and all obstacles.


IF IT’S MONDAY, THIS MUST BE CHRISTMAS!
Nov 6 - Dec 5, 2009
Comedy by Pat Cook
Directed by Laura Schlecht
Wise cracks and plot twists fly faster than Santa's sleigh in this yuletide whodunit.

KOLD RADIO, WHITEFISH BAY
Jan 8 - Feb 6, 2010
Romantic Comedy by Phil Olson
Directed by Barbara S. Hartman
Lars is the host of a radio show called "Crappie Talk," devoted entirely to the narrow subject of ice fishing. Martha hosts "Book Beat" and has all the listeners and advertisers. When Lars loses his only advertiser and his fish out-of-water Brooklyn Italian boss
fires him, he has his work cut out for him. He needs his job and
his dignity, but more importantly, he needs Martha.

WAITING TO BE MENDED
Feb 26 - Mar 27, 2010
World premiere drama by Gwen Flager
Directed by Judy Reeves
The haunting familiarity of the past permeates the present with the arrival of Melissa Wilson, a coed, boarding at the home of Glorie and
Elmer Whitman. What Glorie envisions to be a joyful endeavor becomes an unexpected struggle to face the darkness of hate.


FLEMMING (An American Thriller)
Apr 16 - May 15, 2010
Comedic Drama by Sam Bobrick
Directed by Doris Merten
Henry sells his lucrative brokerage firm to become a detective.
On his first case, his living room begins to fill up with dead
bodies. Although he keeps showing up home each day more disheveled and beaten up, Henry couldn’t be happier.

PANIC
Jun 4 - Jul 3, 2010
Mystery Drama by Joseph Goodrich
Directed by Suzanne King
Set in 1960s Paris as a film director befriends a French film critic striving to be a director. Their futures are in jeopardy when a past relationship brings blackmail and leads to a murder.

ONLY AN ORPHAN GIRL
Jul 23 - Aug 28, 2010
Summer Mellerdrammer by Henning Nelms
Directed by Doris Merten
Count on popcorn, sing-alongs, and boos and hisses at the Villain.