Theater: You Can't Take It With You

Date: 
Saturday, November 21, 2015 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Ellen A. Ewing Performing Arts Center, Saline High School

The Saline High School Drama Club will present its fall production, the Pulitzer Prize-winning, You Can’t Take It With You, on November 20th and 21st at 7:30 p.m. and November 22nd at 2 p.m. in the Ellen A Ewing Performing Arts Center at Saline High School.  Seating is general admission and tickets are $7.00 and are available at the door.

At first the Sycamores seem mad, but it is not long before we realize that if they are mad, the rest of the world is madder. In contrast to these delightful people are the unhappy Kirbys. The plot shows how Tony, attractive young son of the Kirbys, falls in love with Alice Sycamore and brings his parents to dine at the Sycamore home on the wrong evening. The shock sustained by the Kirbys, who are invited to eat cheap food, shows Alice that marriage with Tony is out of the question. The Sycamores, however, though sympathetic to Alice, find it hard to realize her point of view. Meantime, Tony, who knows the Sycamores are right and his own people wrong, will not give her up, and in the end Mr. Kirby is converted to the happy madness of the Sycamores, particularly since he happens in during a visit by an ex-Grand Duchess, earning her living as a waitress. No mention has as yet been made of the strange activities of certain members of the household engaged in the manufacture of fireworks; nor of the printing press set up in the parlor; nor of Rheba the maid and her friend Donald; nor of Grandpa's interview with the tax collector when he tells him he doesn't believe in the income tax. (dramatists.com)

 One of the most popular and successful plays of modern times.  -Dramatists.com

The cast includes… Ethan Baker, Dominic Bourassa, Sophie Kolasinksi, Jared Martin, Alex Marinelli, Lexi Morris, Allie Pataro, Joseph Pryor, Rinn Ramcke, Liralyn Smith, Shane Trainor,  Aliza Treber, Elaina Veasey, Jake White, Collin Williams, and Merredith Zehnder. The production is directed by Kristen Glatz and the student directors are Alyssa Dawson and, Lexi Morgan.

 

For more information, please call (734) 401-4644 or visit http://tinyurl.com/nadgyxq.

 

 

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