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Lips Together, Teeth Apart

Nov 14, 2012 to Nov 17, 2012, 8-10PM

Vanier College Productions will present it's latest production – Lips Together, Teeth Apart by Terrence McNally. On the elegant deck of a beach house on Fire Island, a brother and sister and their respective spouses attempt to celebrate the Fourth of July with a gnawing uncertainty that makes their affluent habits and petty prejudices sizzle in the summer sun. In this unforgettable comedy, McNally does for the beach house what Chekhov did for the Russian country estate.

"McNally's wit and wild comedy invariably score, and his darker intentions resonate, making Lips Together one of his most accomplished plays," reported the New York Daily News. "Terrence McNally's fascinating and ultimately quite touching new play seems to be built from Chekhovian blueprints."

The production is directed by Mike “Nug” Nahrgang and assistant directed by Alannah Garrett. It will run at 8pm, from Nov. 14 to 17, at the Fred Thury Studio Theatre, 258 Vanier College, Keele campus. Tickets cost $12 for students (with Student ID) and $20 for adults. Advance tickets can be purchased online until 4pm. on the day of the performance. Reservations can be made by calling 416-736-2100 ext. 40023 with your name, phone number, date of the show you want to attend, and the number of tickets you want to reserve. Reservations are held until 15 minutes prior to the start time of the performance and must be paid for (cash only) when picked up. Tickets are also available at-the-door (cash only) subject to availability, starting one hour prior to the start time of the performance. Visit the Vanier College Productions website to buy tickets and for more information. To reach the theatre, take the stairs or elevator on the east side of Vanier College to the second floor.


Location:Fred Thury Studio Theatre, 258 Vanier College
Sponsor:Office of the Master, Vanier College
Posted by:Vanier College
Web Site:More Information