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"Picnic" Classic American Play by William Inge

"Picnic" Classic American Play by William Inge

  • Thu at 7:30PM - 10:00PM
  • 30 Sir Francis Drake Boulevard
  • $30.00
Set during Labor Day in a small Kansas town, “Picnic” details the lives of ordinary Americans, from hopeful widows and embittered spinsters to idealistic teenagers and restless wanderers.
The play was first performed on Broadway in 1953, featuring Paul Newman and was adapted into a motion picture in 1955 starring William Holden and Kim Novak. BARN THEATRE All performances occur at the Barn Theatre on the campus of the Marin Art and Garden Center, 30 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., in Ross. Parking is found in the Center’s main parking lot. ROSS VALLEY PLAYERS Founded in 1930, Ross Valley Players is one of the longest running community theaters around. RVP is proud of our many awards and nominations. Among others, our productions have been nominated by Dean Goodman, the Bay Area Theater Critics Circle (BATCC), and Theatre Bay Area (TBA) Awards. RVP is also proud to be the resident theater company at the Marin Art and Garden Center. Visit our website at www.rossvalleyplayers.org for more information. TICKET INFORMATION Season subscriptions are available at www.rossvalleyplayers.com. Subscriptions are $126 for all five productions - a 20% savings. Single tickets are available for “Picnic”. Previews are $15. Tickets to all other performances are $30 for adults and $15 for youth 18 and younger. RVP members receive a $4 discount. Group rates available for groups of 12 or more. Additional booking fees apply for subscriptions and other ticket purchases. Thursday performances begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 8:00 p.m. Sunday performances begin at 2:30 p.m. Contact the box office at boxoffice@rossvalleyplayers.com for more information.