Chekhov International Theatre Festival




7:30 PM, THURSDAY, Sept 22 - East Ridge Middle School Auditorium - 10 East Ridge Road, Ridgefield, CT

SEEGER -Written and performed by actor-musician Randy Noojin. In this multimedia one-man show, you're invited to sing along with Pete Seeger as he plays a 1982 benefit concert in Washington D.C. advocating for free speech and unity with Cuba.


7:30 PM, FRIDAY, Sept 23- East Ridge Middle School Auditorium - 10 East Ridge Road, Ridgefield, CT

STRANGE COUNTRY - A new play by award winning playwright Anne Adams. An emotionally riveting drama about family,love, dependence , sobriety, mental illness and manipulation.   


2:00 PM, SATURDAY,  Sept 24 - Town Hall Conference Room - 400 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT

MILK - A staged reading by Thrown Stone, written by Ross Dunsmore. A thoughtful show about three couples going through difficulties centered around a tension of feeding, sustenance and physical presence. Founded by Jonathan Winn and Jason Peck, Thrown Stone is a new theatre company that offers an unusual theatre experience for discerning audiences.        
 

6:30 PM, SATURDAY, Sept 24 - Ballard Park Outdoor Stage - 485 Main Street, Ridgefield, CT
MEASURE FOR MEASURE- The Drilling Company presents William Shakespeare's comedy, about lust, religion and hypocrisy set in the modern-day South. Measure for Measure centers around Isabella, who overcomes misogyny and unwanted sexual advances while trying to save her brother's life. The Drilling Company, has been a festival favorite and aims to please with its energetic and gifted actors. The  troupe--which has just completed its 22nd season of  Shakespeare in New York City--was described by The New York Times as  "...one  of  our  city's  grittiest  treasures."


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2016 Festival Shows