CTC continues its 24th season with their take on Sunday in the Park with George, a classic musical with music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine, INspired by the French pointillist painter Georges Seurat's painting A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte. The plot revolves around George, a fictionalized version of Seurat, who immerses himself deeply in painting his masterpiece, and his great-grandson (also named George), a conflicted and cynical contemporary artist.
Stars Brendan Sheehan in the title role, alongside a cast of CTC veterans: Tonya Baynes, Dylan Geringer, Jeff Hunsicker, Mary Catherine Kelley, Jenna Kuerzi, Kerry Kristine McElrone, Paul McElwee, Patrick O’Hara, Dominic Santos, Grace Tarves, and George Tietze.
Directed by Michael Gray and Tom Shade. Music directed by Christopher Tolomeo. Scenic and lighting design by Vicki Neal and Richard Kendrick. Stage managed by Stuart Thomas.
TICKET DETAILS: General admission $28. VIP tickets $40, includes two complimentary drinks and CTC swag. Military with ID $25; student with ID $20, and youth 15 and under $15. Production runs Friday, December 1 through Saturday, December 16, 2017. All shows 8:00 p.m. except one 2:00 p.m. matinee Sunday, December 10. All shows at The Black Box, 4 South Poplar Street, Wilmington, DE 19801. Tickets available now at city-theater.org