We present 3 classic plays and one entirely new one act play in a unique evening of suspense, horror and eroticism.
Madness. Mayhem. Totally zany comedy the way it used to be: funny.
Introducing Sextangle, a fast-paced farce about love, sex, and marriage. Loosely based on the comic tradition of commedia dell'arte – plus any other comic tradition worth stealing from – it is the story of a rich old miser and his dottering old friend. The daughters and son they're trying to marry off. And the clowns who get in the way.
day NYC. There's something for everyone in this latest production by the Queens
Players – SOHO hipsters, club-hopping ravers, Wall Street Execs, blue-collar
tradesman and passionate baseball fans abound in a wonderful mélange of modern
day sensibilities and classical text that's suitable for all ages. So give us your
hands if we be friends....
The new version by Richard Mazda gives the classic tale a new spin. The Ugly Sisters are played by men, Prince Charming and his servant, Buttons are played by a girls playing male character and Dobbin the Panto horse morph's into the King and Queen. Prince Charming seems a little fastidious and obsessed with shoes. The Fairy Godmother is a wanna be rapper whose reluctant use of her magic wand helps Cinderella bag her camp Prince.
The play is a collaborative effort based on an original idea by Queens' Players artistic director, Richard Mazda which features 24 actors from one of New York's largest non-union theater companies. From the homeless to the hopeless and sometimes the bizarre this play reflects the diverse, the comical and occasionally plain weird experiences that all subway riders will