Thursday, August 22, 2019

FREE EVENTS COMING UP @ TWO RIVER THEATER IN RED BANK

Adapted from the play Cyrano de Bergerac by Edmond Rostand
A co-production with Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival

Film Screening:

Roxanne

WHEN: Tuesday, Aug 27 |  7:00 PM
WHERE:
Two River Theater, 21 Bridge Ave., Red Bank
ADMISSION: FREE
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Join us for a contemporary retelling of Cyrano de Bergerac in a special film screening of the 1987 romantic comedy Roxanne. Steve Martin, in a “thoroughly charming performance,” (The New York Times) is the witty, intelligent, charismatic, and brave small-town fire chief C.D. Bales.


Poetry Night at Johnny Jazz Park

WHEN: Tuesday, Sep 10 |  6:30 PM 
ADMISSION:
FREE
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Cyrano tries to woo his childhood sweetheart, Roxane through wit and words. Join us as members of our community read love poems throughout the centuries.

In partnership with Red Bank Parks and Recreation.


Adapting Cyrano for Modern Audiences

WHEN: Thursday, Sep 12 |  7:00 PM 
ADMISSION:
FREE
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Actor Jason O’Connell (playing Cyrano) will discuss how he and co-adapter Brenda Withers injected a contemporary sensibility and playful irreverence into their streamlined take on Rostand’s classic play, all while staying true to the spirit of the original.


BOOK CLUB: Cyrano

WHEN: Monday, Sep 23 |  6:30 PM 
ADMISSION:
FREE
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Written in the mid-17th Century by the real-life Cyrano de Bergerac, The Comical History of the States and Empires of the Worlds of the Moon and Sun, follows a character named Cyrano as he attempts to reach the moon and make contact with the civilization living 238,900 miles away.