REVIEW: “Mary’s Wedding” at Chester Theatre Company

by Macey Levin Charlie Edwards, at the opening of Mary’s Wedding by Stephen Massicotte, tells us that the play isn’t about her wedding, but about the night before the marriage and that she will share her dreams.  Indeed, the play, in a beautiful production at the Chester Theatre Company, Chester, Massachusetts, is about both the…

Chester Theatre Company Presents “Mary’s Wedding”

Chester, MA – Chester Theatre Company (CTC) is proud to present Stephen Massicotte’s two-actor, three-character play, Mary’s Wedding, in the historic Chester Town Hall, 15 Middlefield Road in Chester, MA, from July 26 through August 5, 2018. When Mary and Charlie find themselves sheltering from a storm in the same barn, they don’t yet realize their…

REVIEW: “Skeleton Crew” at Chester

by Macey Levin Dominique Morisseau’s Skeleton Crew completes her Detroit Trilogy, a series of plays depicting the life of African-Americans in that troubled city.  The first, Detroit ‘67, takes place during the riots of that year, followed by Paradise Blue set in 1949 when urban renewal was destroying local neighborhoods.  Skeleton Crew focuses on workers…

Chester Theatre Presents NE Premiere of “Skeleton Crew”

The Third Installment of Dominique Morisseau’s Detroit Trilogy Runs July 13 – 23 Chester, MA – Chester Theatre Company (CTC) is proud to present Dominique Morisseau’s Skeleton Crew in the historic Chester Town Hall, 15 Middlefield Road in Chester, MA, from July 13 – 23, 2017. The production is directed by Awoye Timpo, making her…