The Woody Allen comedy “Play It Again, Sam” will open Feb. 17 at the Old Town Players Theatre and Arts Center, 432 Broadway St. Performances will continue Feb. 18, 19, 24, 25 and 26.
The cast will feature Tiffany Conover as Barbara, Steve Gray as Humphrey Bogart, Zane Grogan as Allan Felix, Susannah Julian as Art House Girl, Terre Haute’s Jessica Larimer as Linda Christie, Shar Mahoney as Vanessa, Kathy Mooney as Sharon/Gina, Bill Simmons as Dick Christie, Kayla Turnage as Nancy and Dustin Williams as Jeffrey.
The cast is led by artistic director Darrell Wolven. The production staff includes Simmons as assistant director, Christian Dart as the light/sound technician and Williams as spotlight operator.
Tickets cost $10 for adults, $8 for senior citizens and students and will be sold at the door starting one hour before showtime. Tickets can also bepurchased in advance at Eyeworks, First Vincennes Savings Bank and the Vincennes University Bookstore.
Show times are 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays.
The OTP Theatre and Arts Center now offers premium seating. For a small up-charge, patrons can enjoy the show from the best seats in the house — comfortable club chairs offering prime viewing. This seating option is limited and is sold on a first-come basis.
Group rates are available with advance reservation. Call (812) 882-1639 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Play It Again, Sam” was written by Allen, the award-winning writer/director of the films “Annie Hall” and “Hannah and Her Sisters.”
The play tells the story of hapless underdog Allan Felix, a mild-mannered film critic who is insecure with women and thinks that things would go his way if he only had the technique of his hero, Humphrey Bogart.
Much to his surprise, Bogart comes to the rescue with advice for the romantically challenged. After a series of awkward dates that try even Bogey’s patience, Allan is faced with a difficult decision, one he may regret …