Olney Theatre Center Announces Changes to 2009 Season
A Passion for Justice: An Encounter with Clarence Darrow, a solo show featuring Paul Morella as the famed defense attorney, will replace Waste, August 12-September 6. The Fats Waller revue Ain't Misbehavin' will replace the rock musical Two Gentlemen of Verona, July 7-August 2. In lieu of the previously announced Taming of the Shrew, Olney will present Shakespeare's comedies As You Like It (May 8 and 9) and Much Ado About Nothing (August 28 and 29).
Olney's season will also include Call of the Wild, April 8-May 3, a Jon Linsky-Bill Barclay musical based on the works of Jack London, directed by Clay Hopper; Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie, May 29-July 5, directed by Petosa; The Millionairess, by George Bernard Shaw, June 17-July 12, with John Going at the helm; Night Must Fall by Emlyn Williams, September 30-October 25, directed by Going; and Camelot, the Alan Jay Lerner-Frederick Loewe musical, November 18-January 3.For more information, call 301-924-3400 or visit olneytheatre.org.