Join Scottsdale Prep Theatre Arts for their presentation of Neil Simon
Two separate casts, in two separate shows, sharing a stage, and a love for one of America's most prolific Playwrights.
Brighton Beach Memoirs
Friday, March 29th at 7pm &
Saturday, March 30th at 2pm
Directed by: Ms. Baroff
Set in the Brighton Beach section of Brooklyn, New York in September 1937 during The Great Depression, this coming-of-age comedy focuses on Eugene Morris Jerome, a Polish-Jewish American teenager who experiences a search for identity as he tries to deal with his family, including his older brother Stanley, his parents Kate and Jack, Kate's sister Blanche, and her two daughters, Nora and Laurie, who come to live there after their father's death.
The Odd Couple (Female Version)
Thursday, March 28th at 7pm &
Saturday, March 30th at 7pm
Directed by: Mrs. Clement
In 1985, Neil Simon revised The Odd Couple for a female cast. Florence Ungar, a neurotic, neat freak divorces her husband and moves in with her friend Olive Madison, a slovenly news reporter. The poker game beccomes Trivial Pursuit with their friends becoming the girlfriends: Mickey, Sylvie, Vera, and Renee. The Pigeon sisters become the Costazuela brothers, Manolo and Jesus.