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'August' arrives


John Beamer/Special to the Town Crier
Pear Theatre’s “August: Osage County” stars Betsy Kruse Craig, left, and Diane Tasca.

The Pear Theatre concludes its 14th season with “August: Osage County,” slated to run through July 10 at Pear Theatre’s new space at 1110 La Avenida St., Mountain View.

Tracy Letts’ dark comedy won a Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize in 2008. It is about an American family in which secrets and lies spill out over dysfunctional dinners and drug-laced arguments – nothing is sacred or safe.


LA Stage Company reveals lineup for 21st season

Los Altos Stage Company recently announced its lineup for its 21st season, scheduled September to June at Bus Barn Theater, 97 Hillview Ave.

The season’s lineup features two musicals and three plays.

Pear Theatre's production of 'August' opens in June in Mtn. View

The Pear Theatre completes its 14th season with “August: Osage County,” scheduled to open Friday and run through July 10 at Pear Theatre’s new space at 1110 La Avenida St., Mountain View.

Tracy Letts’ dark comedy won a Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize in 2008. It is about an American family in which secrets and lies spill out over dysfunctional dinners and drug-laced arguments – nothing is sacred or safe.

PA Players' 'Vanya' concludes Sunday

Palo Alto Players is slated to perform Christopher Durang’s “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” through Sunday at the Lucie Stern Theatre, 1305 Middlefield Road.

The play centers on Vanya and his stepsister Sonia, who live together in the countryside and receive a surprise visit from Masha, their movie star sister. Masha brings her younger “boy-toy” Spike, and the household falls into chaos as insecurity, love and sibling rivalry take over.

Bye, bye 'Bat'


 

The 20th anniversary season of Los Altos Stage Company concludes with the Off-Broadway hit “Bat Boy: The Musical,” set to close Saturday at Bus Barn Theater, 97 Hillview Ave.

“Bat Boy” – with book by Keythe Farley and Brian Flemming, and music and lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe – won the 2001 Lucille Lortel Award for Best Off-Broadway Musical.


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