Shakespeare & Company has announced performance dates for the New England premiere of Satchmo at the Waldorf, my one-man-two-character play about Louis Armstrong and Joe Glaser, which stars John Douglas Thompson and will be directed by Gordon Edelstein. Opening night is August 22, 2012, and the show will run through September 2 at the Founders’ Theatre in Lenox, Massachusetts.
Tickets go on sale today. We expect them to sell briskly, so if you’re interested in coming, don’t dally.
For more information, or to purchase tickets on line, go here. You can also call the box office at 413-637-3353.
UPDATE: I just received this e-mail from a Playwright Who Must Remain Nameless:
a critic who’s a working playwright!!!!!! outrageous!!!!! outlandish!!!!!! impossible!!!!!!! hoorah!
And yes, I’m smiling. Broadly.