Themantics

Todays Date: 12/14/19
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Production History

Cupid and Psyche  | Open: 04/07/06 Close: 04/30/06
Cupid and Psyche is a contemporary comedy adapted from the ancient mythological story. When the goddess Aphrodite has her mojo stolen by the most beautiful woman in the world, Psyche, she begins to age, and decides to, er, eliminate the problem. She calls on her son, Cupid, to destroy the princess but he hits a snag when he does what he has never done before falls in love with Psyche himself. What ensues is a zany and exciting game of love and sacrifice worthy of the gods. A World Premiere
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Snake In Fridge  | Open: 04/14/05 Close: 05/08/05
Inspired by Shirley Jackson's The Haunting of Hill House, Snake in Fridge examines the sordid lives of a group of young misfits living in a creepy Victorian house. Their combined income barely covers club-going and drugs, so overdue rent is mounting. Daydreams of fame and fortune are constantly interrupted by the insidious lure of the porn industry. When one of the housemates accepts a snake to cover a debt, the snake disappears and bizarre things begin to happen. Eventually, they begin to wonder if it is the snake or the spirit of the house that is haunting them. Things come to a head when the group an internet porn performer, a busboy who longs to be a waiter, a nude dancer, her mentally-challenged sister and a mail stripped discovery that one of their own may be a murderer.
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