This is the final weekend for Frankenstein at The Footlight Club. Don't miss a chance to see this tale of horror and suspense about the ill-fated experiments of young Dr. Frankenstein and the creature he brings to life. The play blends moments of brooding terror and sudden shock with questions of morality and the dangers of unrestrained scientific inquiry. The stellar cast includes: Adam Siladi as Victor Frankenstein and Nathaniel Scott as The Creature, with Emma Lieberman, Mick O’Dea, Randal…Find out more »
Bye Bye Birdie opens at The Footlight Club on Saturday, November 8 and runs on weekends through Saturday, November 22, 2014. It’s 1958 in Sweet Apple, Ohio, and everything is topsy-turvy when rock and roll superstar Conrad Birdie plans a visit to plant his goodbye kiss on one lucky fan before going into the army. This great American stage musical is set in 1958 and has teenager girls fainting over the song “Honestly Sincere,” poodle skirts, Bobbie socks, landline telephones,…Find out more »
Boeing Boeing opens at The Footlight Club theater on January 30 Step back in time to the 1960s and enjoy this hilarious farce with a swinging bachelor, three stewardesses, an old school friend, and a French housekeeper. Bernard couldn't be happier: a flat in Paris and three gorgeous stewardesses all engaged to him without knowing about each other. But Bernard's life gets bumpy when his friend Robert comes to stay and a new and speedier Boeing jet throws off all…Find out more »
Step back in time to the 1960s and enjoy this hilarious farce with a swinging bachelor, three stewardesses, an old school friend, and a French housekeeper. Bernard couldn't be happier: a flat in Paris and three gorgeous stewardesses all engaged to him without knowing about each other. But Bernard's life gets bumpy when his friend Robert comes to stay and a new and speedier Boeing jet throws off all his careful planning. Soon all three stewardesses are in town simultaneously,…Find out more »
The Footlight Club's production of The Who's Tommy opens this Friday. The classic rock opera runs on weekends from Friday, March 27 to Saturday, April 11 at The Footlight Club, 7A Eliot Street, Jamaica Plain, MA. For tickets and more information, visit www.footlight.org or call 617-524-3200. More than fourteen members of the cast and crew are from JP!Find out more »
The Sisters Rosensweig opens at The Footlight Club Enjoy this hilarious story as three sisters reunite at Sara's London home to celebrate her fifty-fourth birthday. It's one interesting weekend as they come to terms with their differences, respect, and love for one another. Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. June 3, 4, 10, 11, 17 and 18. Cast members include: Barbara Douglass as Sara Goode Alyssa Weathersby as Tess Goode Maggie Canniff as Pfeni Rosensweig John MacKenzie as Geoffrey Duncan…Find out more »
The Mousetrap is on stage at The Footlight Club this February! February 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, and 18, 2017 at 8:00 p.m. Discover the twists and turns that take place at the snowed-in Monkswell Manor guesthouse, where nothing is quite as it seems and there is a murderer among the guests. Cast includes: Miranda Reilly as Mollie Ralston; Greg Davies as Giles Ralston; Chad Gobert as Christopher Wren; Pat Brawley as Mrs Boyle; Mark Logue as Major Metcalf; Nicole Frattaroli…Find out more »
Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society and the Eliot School to learn more about the fascinating history of JP's oldest institution from Nonie Gadsden, the Katharine Lane Weems Senior Curator of American Decorative Arts and Sculpture at the Museum of Fine Arts. The rapid rise of industrialization and immigration during the 19th century greatly affected American society, especially in major cities such as Boston. Faced with the prospect of an unskilled or semi-skilled work force, many reform leaders sought out…Find out more »
Promises, Promises, a musical based on the film The Apartment, opens on Friday, April 7. Set in New York City in 1968, it's about Chuck Baxter, a junior executive who climbs the corporate ladder by letting his bosses use his apartment for trysts. All is well, until he learns that one of the bosses mistresses is Fran Kubelik, the object of his affection. Performances are April 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, and 22, at 8:00 p.m., and April 9 at…Find out more »
There's trouble in River City when a fast-talking salesman gets his heart stolen by the town librarian.This Tony-award winning classic musical comedy is fun for the entire family!Find out more »
It's All About Arts is turning 20 and we want to celebrate with you! Join us for an evening of indulging in scrumptious bites and beverages, supporting Boston students by bidding in our art auction, enjoying live music & special guests, and celebrating 20 years of television programming that promotes local arts and artists. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. All proceeds from the event will go towards the "It's All About Arts" Art Scholarship program which…Find out more »
Singer Songwriter Benny Bassett at the Footlight Club! Saturday, March 3, 2018 8:00 PM 10:00 PM The Footlight Club 7A Eliot Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 Don't miss this special night of music and storytelling by singer songwriter Benny Bassett! About: 'Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined.' ~ Thoreau For Benny Bassett, this mantra could not ring more true. After serving for several years as a singer and lead-guitarist for Chicago-based band Vintage…Find out more »
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