A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
In a desperate attempt to win his freedom, the slave Pseudolus attempts to help his young master Hero earn the love of a courtesan, Philia.
In a desperate attempt to win his freedom, the slave Pseudolus attempts to help his young master Hero earn the love of a courtesan, Philia. Meanwhile, Pseudolus has to outsmart Hero's parents, the slave-master Lycus, and the large man that has already paid for Philia, Miles Gloriosus.
The orphaned Mary Lennox is sent to England to live with the Cravens. While there, she helps bring life to a secret garden with the help of Martha, a chambermaid, Dickon, a gardener and her cousin, Colin.
August: Osage County is set on the plains of modern day, middle-class Oklahoma. The Weston family members are all intelligent, sensitive creatures who have the uncanny ability of making each other absolutely miserable. When the patriarch of the household mysteriously vanishes, the Weston clan gathers together to simultaneously support and attack one another.
While awaiting a hearing with the Inquisition, Cervantes presents a play as his defense in a mock trial for the prisoners. In it, he plays Alhonso Quiana, a man who has set his own reality aside and becomes Don Quixote De La Mancha. Assisted by his ”squire”, Sancho Panza, Quixote attempts to avoid his mortal enemy, the Enchanter, and woo the serving wench and prostitute, Aldonza, who he takes to be the lady Dulcinea.
Georges manages the Saint-Tropez nightclub featuring drag entertainment and Albin, his romantic partner and star attraction. The farcical adventures ensue when Georges's son, Jean-Michel, brings home his fiancée's ultra-conservative parents to meet them. La cage aux folles literally means "The cage of mad women"
Fusing Eastern and Western culture with a 1940’s big band twist, Hot Mikado swings into Loyola with a side-splitting story. The tale features Ko-Ko, the reluctant Lord High Executioner, Nanki-Poo, a disguised prince fleeing his arranged marriage, and Yum-Yum, a woman they both love. The hilarious complications that ensue turn this satire into a hot American mix of jazz, gospel, and vaudeville.