Opening night turns deadly in this eight-time Tony nominated musical from the creators of Broadway hits Cabaret and Chicago.
April 26 through May 11, The Arlington Players (TAP) presents Curtains, a high energy musical that’ll keep you guessing… and laughing! Curtains takes place in Boston, in the brassy, bright and promising year of 1959. The Colonial Theatre is host to the opening night performance of a new cowboy musical, Robbin’ Hood. When the leading lady mysteriously dies on stage, the entire cast and crew are suspects.
Enter Lt. Frank Cioffi, a local detective who just happens to be a musical theatre fan! Now he must find a way to stop the killer before it’s too late. Performances are set for weekends, April 26 through May 11 at the Thomas Jefferson Community Theatre, 125 S. Old Glebe Road, Arlington, Virginia 22204.
Friday and Saturday performances begin at 8 p.m.; Sunday matinees begin at 2:30 p.m. The May 4 performance will be ASL interpreted. Prices range from $15 for children/students and $22 for seniors/military to $25 for adults.
For more information and tickets, visit www.thearlingtonplayers.org. Don’t forget to check out next season’s shows: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, the U.S. premiere of A Daughter’s a Daughter, by Agatha Christie, and Monty Python’s Spamalot.