"The Frogs" A Comedy by Aristophanes

Dionysus, patron deity of the theatre, is tired of seeing lousy plays! What to do? Simple! Go to the underworld, find the greatest playwright ever and bring him back from the dead! But the journey is perilous; chanting frogs, floggings, and a poetry slam from Hades. Can our hero and his trusty servant save Athens from bad theatre?
       The Frogs features Conor Austin, Ashley Cooper, Alexandra Dow, Willa Dow, Lydia Garrett-Metz, Campbell Ives, Emma Kimmel, Harper Levy, Emily McDermott, Parker Parrella, Elizabeth Walker, Freya Wood-Gallagher, Ronan Wood-Gallagher, and is directed by TAH co-founders Donald Kimmel  and Jenn Lee. Performances are Thursday, August 26 at 7pm, Friday, August 27 at 4pm and Saturday, August 28 at 4pm & 7pm at The Philipstown Depot Theatre. Tickets are $10. Reservations can be made by calling the Philipstown Depot Theatre box office, 845-424-3900. For more information, go to www.philipstowndepottheatre.org.
       The Actor’s Habitat provides professional training for young actors in an actual theater setting. Students receive intensive training in voice, movement and acting technique in a fun, energized environment. The Actor’s Habitat is co-sponsored by Philipstown Performing Arts and The Philipstown Recreation Department. For more information on classes call 845-943-5907 or go to http://www.theactorshabitat.com/

One Response to ""The Frogs" A Comedy by Aristophanes"

  1. Paul   August 26, 2010 at 10:27 am

    Good Luck to all the young actors. I can’t wait to see the play tonight.