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Next at Hovey Players: "Dead Man's Cell Phone" by Sarah Ruhl

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Hovey Players present "Dead Man's Cell Phone" directed by Kristin Hughes.  Produced by Shannon Gmyrek.


After you’re gone, how will you be remembered? Jean is just trying to enjoy a quiet cup of coffee in a café, when a cell phone belonging to the man at the next table starts to ring. And ring. And ring. Jean realizes the man isn't answering it…because he's dead. Out of confusion, annoyance and the tiniest bit of sick curiosity, she
answers his phone. So begins Dead Man's Cell Phone, a wildly imaginative new comedy by playwright Sarah Ruhl. A funny and often times otherworldly play about how we memorialize the dead - and how that remembering changes us - Dead Man's Cell Phone is the lyrical
odyssey of a woman forced to confront her own assumptions about morality, redemption, and the need to connect in a technologically obsessed world.


Performance Dates:
November 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 23 & 24, at 8pm and November 18 at 2pm.


Tickets: $18 General Admission / $15 for Students/Seniors
Reservations call 781-893-9171 or email reservations@hoveyplayers.com


The Cast:


Jean -- Katie Gluck


Gordon -- Edmund Golaski


Mrs. Gottlieb -- Christine Connor


The Other Woman -- Nicole Dunn


Hermia --  Karen Dervin


Dwight -- Jon Nuquist


Hovey Players offers quality theatre, affordable ticket prices, and free parking at the intimate, 52 seat Abbott Memorial Theater, located at 9 Spring Street in Waltham. Join us on Opening Night where we will be serving food donated by Waltham’s Baan Thai Restaurant following
the performance.  Complimentary wine and snacks will also be served.


About Hovey Players


Hovey Players has been Waltham’s community theater since 1936, featuring regional talent both onstage and behind the scenes. Hovey offers an inexpensive alternative with five full productions each year.  The 2012-2013 Season includes The Porch, Dead Man’s Cell Phone,
Falsettos, The Woodsman, and Enchanted April.  For more information visit www.hoveyplayers.com.


 

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