Football fans and novices alike will discover a new side of the beloved national icon Vince Lombardi as The Human Race Theatre Company presents Eric Simonson’s bio-play, Lombardi. The legend of the gridiron comes to life on stage. The year is 1965, and cub reporter Michael McCormick has been assigned to follow the Green Bay Packers’ winning coach. Hoping to discover what makes Vince Lombardi so successful, he uncovers Lombardi the man—husband, father, bully and friend—full of passion and drive without equal. As McCormick explores Lombardi’s relationships with his wife and players, he finds the … [Read more...] about The Human Race Theatre Company Presents LOMBARDI + TICKET CONTEST
The 2012-2013 Eichelberger Loft Season continues with Alan Souza’s uniquely revisionist version of Oliver!, Lionel Bart’s play of an orphan who dared to ask for more. Exchanging the full orchestra of musicians and the workhouse full of children for a gifted cast of ten performers who play multiple roles, Souza reduces the story to its relevant core in a play within a play. Christmas Eve in London, 1838. A small group of working-class, wayward souls gather in a tavern to celebrate when a small, unexpected guest prompts a spontaneous telling of the popular Oliver Twist. With traditional … [Read more...] about Human Race Theatre Company Presents Oliver!