- Location: Blue Ridge Community Theater
- 2591 East 1st St.
- Blue Ridge, Georgia 30513
7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
- Email: email@example.com
- Phone: 706-632-9223
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The Prisoner of Second Avenue
The Prisoner of Second Avenue by Neil Simon (PG-13) Directed by Sonia Smith
Mel Edison is a well-paid executive of a high-end Manhattan firm, which has suddenly hit the skids, and he gets the ax. His wife Edna takes a job to tide them over, then she too is sacked. Compounded by the air-pollution killing his plants, and with the walls of the apartment being paper-thin, allowing him a constant earfull of his neighbors private lives, things can't seem to get any worse...Then he's robbed, and his psychiatrist dies with $23,000 of his money. Mel does the only thing left for him to do-he has a nervous breakdown and it's the best thing that ever happened to him...
"A gift for taking a grave subject and, without losing sight of its basic seriousness, treating it with hearty but sympathetic humor...A talent for writing a wonderful funny line...full of humor and intelligence. Fine fun." - New York Post
Thursday through Saturday productions are at 7:30 P.m.
Sunday productions are at 2:30 p.m.
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