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Performance listings for May 2

May 2, 2014

 

‘The Great American Trailer Park-The Musical’ opens this week at Connecticut Cabaret Theatre in Berlin.

‘The Great American Trailer Park-The Musical’ opens this week at Connecticut Cabaret Theatre in Berlin.

FRIDAY, MAY 2

BRISTOL

SANDY’S BATON STUDIO WILL CELEBRATE ITS 55TH ANNIVERSARY. 7 p.m. “A Blast from the Past” will include group and solo performances by many alumni as far back as the 1960s and current students. Awards for the Most Improved Twirler, Attendance, Senior, and the Roberta Barr Ellsworth Memorial Scholarship will be presented. St. PaulCatholicHigh School, 1001 Stafford Ave., Bristol. Public is invited. $8 at the door. Children under 5 free.

 

OTHER

‘THE DARK SIDE OF PSYCHOSIS.’ Friday at 7:30 p.m. Reception begins at 6 p.m. with silent auction of artwork. An original show based on Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon.” Directed and choreographed by Bristol’s Eve Galanis. CentralConnecticutStateUniversity, CCSUArtGallery, Maloney Hall, New Britain. Free.

 

COMEDY NIGHT WITH MIKE MCDONALD. 8 p.m. Bridge Street Live, 41 Bridge St., Collinsville. $15, $25. 41BridgeStreet.com. (860) 693-9762.

 

‘BECK AND CALL-THE SERVANTS TOUR.’ 7 p.m. Directed by HartBeat Ensemble’s Steven Raider-Ginsburg. The servants at Mark Twain’s House are expecting a full-on assault overnight guests with famous faces on the way, the hired help may need a helping hand. Mark Twain House, 351 Farmington Ave., Hartford. $22 for adults. Reservations required. (860) 280-3130. MarkTwainHouse.org

 

MAY 2-3

OTHER

‘MEN ARE FROM MARS- WOMEN ARE FROM VENUS LIVE!’ Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. One-man fusion of theatre and stand-up based on the book by John Gray. The Bushnell’s Belding Theater, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford. $50. Bushnell.org, (860) 987-5900.

 

MAY 2-4

OTHER

‘FIDDLER ON THE ROOF.’ Performed by the Connecticut Theatre Company. Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. The Repertory Theatre, 23 Norden St., New Britain.

MAY 2-4

OTHER

‘HAIR.’ The rock musical. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Saturday at 2 p.m. Sunday at 1 p.m. The Palace, 100 East Main St., Waterbury. $60, $50, and $40. (203) 346-2000, PalaceTheatreCT.org

 

MAY 2, 3

BRISTOL

‘THE DROWSY CHAPERONE.’ Friday, and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. Performed by Bristol Eastern Theater Arts. Bristol Eastern High School, King Street, Bristol. $8 for students, staff, and seniors. $10 for general admission. Saturday discount for senior citizens for matinee, $5. Coffee and refreshments served before Saturday matinee..

 

MAY 2-JUNE 7

OTHER

‘THE GREAT AMERICAN TRAILER PARK-THE MUSICAL.’ Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Connecticut Cabaret Theatre, just off Route 9, exit 22 and the Berlin Turnpike, Berlin. Patrons invited to bring whatever they like to eat or drink. Dessert bar. $30. (860) 829-1248. CTCabaret.com

 

SATURDAY, MAY 3

OTHER

MARION GRODIN. 8 p.m. Playhouse on Park, 244 Park Rd., WestHartford. $15. PlayhouseonPark.org, (860) 523-5900, ext 10.

 

MAY 3-10

PLAINVILLE

‘GODSPELL.’ Performed by Plainville Choral Society. Saturday, May 3, Friday, May 9, and Saturday, May 10 at 7:30 p.m. The Stephen Schwartz musical about The Gospel according to St. Matthew. PlainvilleHigh School, Robert Holcomb Way, Plainville. $12 in advance, $15 at the door. (860) 747-5695.

 

MAY 6-11

OTHER

‘BEAUTY AND THE BEAST.’ Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 7 p.m. Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., Saturday at 10:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets start at $19. The Bushnell, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford. Bushnell.org, (860) 987-5900.

 

OTHER

‘SIMPLY SINATRA.’ Starring Southington’s Steve Lippia. 7:30 p.m. The Palace Theater, 100 East Main St., Waterbury. $47, $37, and $27. (203) 346-2000. PalaceTheaterCT.org.

 

MAY 8-11

OTHER

RINGLING BROTHERS AND BARNUM AND BAILEY CIRCUS. Thursday, May 8 at 7 p.m., Friday, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., Saturday, May 10 at 11 a.m., 3 p.m., 7 p.m. Sunday, May 11 at 5 p.m. XL Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza $100, Ringmaster Zone. $60, VIP. Price Level 3, $28. 1-877-522-8499.

 

MAY 8-10

OTHER

JOHN CAPARULO. Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 8 p.m. Saturday at 10:30 p.m. Comix at Foxwoods, Foxwoods Resort Casino, Mashantucket. $30 for general admission, $55 for VIP. Add $10 for the day of the show. ComixatFoxwoods.com, 1-800-200-2882.

 

FRIDAY, MAY 9

BRISTOL

MEN IN MOTION: ALL MALE REVUE. “For Ladies Only.” Live band afterward. Bristol Polish Club, 541 North Main St., Bristol. $10 advance tickets, $15 at the door.

 

NOW thru MAY 4

OTHER

‘DEAD MAN’S CELL PHONE.’ A comedy by Sarah Ruhl. Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Thomaston Opera House, 158 Main St., Thomaston. $20 for adults, $17 for seniors and students. (860) 283-6250.

 

NOW thru MAY 10

OTHER

‘A CUP OF JOE AT THE IFFY FISH.” Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. on May 4. Absurd comedy featuring Kelley Mountzoures of Plainville in one of the roles. Hole in the Wall Theater, 116 Main St., New Britain. $20, seniors and students, $15. www.hitw.org

 

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