THE SHOWCASE REPERTORY COMPANY TO PERFORM ORIGINAL COMEDY,
“DINNER FOR SIX” - a play in two acts
On August 16-17, 2012, Showcase Arts Foundation, Inc. (SAFI) will present an original play, Dinner for Six, at the Stageworks Theatre in Tampa. An additional performance will be August 18, 2012 at the SAFI Theater in Clearwater, which will be a dinner show.
Cost for Stageworks performances will be $10 with show time at 8 p.m. and doors opening at 7:30 p.m. Cost for the dinner show at SAFI will be $20 advance, $25 at the door with dinner at 7 p.m. and show time at 8 p.m. (Ticket price includes dinner and one complimentary glass of wine.) For ticket information or directions visit www.ShowcaseArtsFoundation.org or call 727.348.6682. All proceeds to benefit the Showcase Arts Foundation.
Dinner for Six is written and directed by Lil Barcaski, President and Founding Member of SAFI. Lil has written several full-length and one-act plays and is a member of StageWrights, the play-writing arm of the Stage Works Theater.
Dinner for Six, the company’s first original full-length production, features veteran and newcomer actors’ Dutch Steendam
and Rafe Banks.
As the result of too much wine at a dinner party, a group of friends decide to produce a play that two of them saw while on a trip to New York with their high school drama club twenty five years earlier. The play had a profound impact on them and in their memories was "the greatest play ever". Once they are knee-deep in the commitment to do the play, they realize that their perceptions as teens may have been a bit off. To add even more twists, the young man they hire to fill the lead role will change their lives forever.
Dinner for Six will take you on a journey of friendships and laughter. Don't miss this hilarious, twisted comedy that explores sexual identity and the parameters of relationships.
Showcase Arts Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit ensemble theater company located in Clearwater, Florida. Troupes perform throughout the Tampa Bay area. SAFI cultivates awareness of the arts in the community, including theater, dramatic and comedic improv, film, and writing.
The Showcase Arts Foundation consists of several performance troupes:
● The Showcase Repertory Company performs sophisticated and experimental plays at locations throughout Tampa Bay.
● The Improv-ables are an improvisational comedy troupe.
● Risque Business performs murder mysteries and Vaudeville-style comic revues.
● The Film Division creates films that are developed and produced entirely by SAFI members.
SAFI is always seeking new members who are excited about theater, film, and performance in general, whether as an actor or crew. Members have access to free workshops year-round and can participate in many stage and film productions.
For more information and tickets call 727.348.6682 or visit www.showcaseartsfoundation.org.