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How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents World Premiere A new play by Karen Zacarías Based on the novel by Julia Alvarez Directed by Blake Robison September 17 - October 12, 2008 A sexy, sensual, and wildly theatrical adaptation of Julia Alvarez's best-selling novel by Karen Zacarías (The Book Club Play). Uprooted from their Dominican Republic home, the four Garcia sisters arrive in New York City and plunge headfirst into the American mainstream. Alice World Premiere Adapted and directed by Mary Hall Surface From the novel Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll November 26 - December 28, 2008 Travel down the rabbit hole into a curious and curiouser new world. Ideal family entertainment, Alice will delight children with colorful escapades and characters and charm adults with Carroll's fascinating imagery and audacious wordplay. Eurydice By Sarah Ruhl Directed by Derek Goldman February 4 - March 1, 2009 On the day she's to be married, a misstep sends Eurydice plummeting into the Underworld, where she struggles to retain memories of her lost love. The New York Times hailed this Off-Broadway hit's "warmth, humor and theatrical imagination." One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest A play by Dale Wasserman Based on the novel by Ken Kesey Directed by Jerry Whiddon April 1 - April 26, 2009 Playing crazy to avoid prison, the brash Randle P. McMurphy is sent to a mental hospital for evaluation. Gleefully rebellious, he wins friends among the inmates and instigates insurrections against the tyrannical Nurse Ratched. A Sleeping Country Area Premiere By Melanie Marnich Directed by Gregg Henry May 27 - June 21, 2009 A dreamy new comedy about sleep lost and hope found. A desperate woman, certain that she has the "Worst Insomnia in the World," travels to Venice to chase down the fabulous Countess who might hold the remedy.

Show Details

  • Dates:Closed on
  • Location:Round House Theatre, Washington, DC