THE DIVINE SISTER
STARTS PREVIEWS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
AT THE SOHO PLAYHOUSE
THE DIVINE SISTER, the new comedy written by and starring Charles Busch, directed by Carl Andress (The Third Story; Die, Mommie, Die!), begins previews Sunday, September 12 at SoHo Playhouse (15 Vandam Street.) The play will celebrate a Wednesday, September 22 opening night.
In addition to Busch as ‘Mother Superior’ the cast features, Julie Halston, Alison Fraser, Amy Rutberg, Jennifer Van Dyck, and Jonathan Walker.
THE DIVINE SISTER is Charles Busch’s outrageous comic homage to nearly every Hollywood film involving nuns: The Song of Bernadette, The Bells of St. Mary’s, The Singing Nun and Agnes of God. THE DIVINE SISTER tells the story of St. Veronica’s indomitable Mother Superior (played by Charles Busch). Come join this madcap trip through Tinseltown religiosity from the creator of Die Mommie Die, Psycho Beach Party and Vampire Lesbians of Sodom.
The creative team includes: Scenic and Graphic Design by B.T. Whitehill, Costume Design by Fabio Toblini, Lighting Design by Kirk Bookman, Sound Design by Jill BC DuBoff, Wig Design by Katherine Carr, and Original Music by Lewis Flinn.
THE DIVINE SISTER is presented by Daryl Roth and Bob Boyett.
For more information on THE DIVINE SISTER, to get exclusive offers, and to follow the cast and creative team as they prepare to make the move to Soho Playhouse, join the Facebook fan group: www.facebook.com/divinesisteronstage or visit www.DivineSisterOnstage.com
Tickets for THE DIVINE SISTER are on sale now via www.Ovationtix.com, by calling 212-691-1555, or at the SoHo Playhouse box office (15 Vandam Street between Sixth Avenue and Varick Street). Tickets are $65.00.
For directions to the SoHo Playhouse and other information about the venue, please visit: www.SoHoPlayhouse.com.
Performance schedule for THE DIVINE SISTER is:
PREVIEW PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE
- SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 12: 3 PM
- MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 – SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 19: Monday through Thursday at 8 PM, Saturday at 8 PM, Sunday at 3 PM (6 performances).
- MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 – SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 26: Monday through Wednesday at 8 PM, Friday and Saturday at 8 PM, Sunday at 7 PM. Matinees on Saturday and Sunday at 3 PM.
REGULAR PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE (STARTING MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 27)
- Tuesday through Saturday at 8 PM, Sunday at 7 PM. Matinees on Saturday and Sunday at 3 PM.
HOLIDAY PERFORMANCE SCHEDULES
- THANKSGIVING WEEK: MONDAY, NOVEMBER 22 – SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 28: Monday through Wednesday at 8 PM, Friday and Saturday at 8 PM, Sunday at 7 PM. Matinees on Saturday and Sunday at 3 PM.
- CHRISTMAS WEEK: MONDAY, DECEMBER 20 – SUNDAY, DECEMBER 26: Tuesday through Friday at 8 PM, Sunday at 7 PM. Matinee on Sunday at 3 PM (6 performances).
- NEW YEAR’S WEEK: MONDAY, DECEMBER 27 – SUNDAY, JANUARY 2: Monday through Thursday at 8 PM, Saturday at 8 PM, Sunday at 7 PM. Matinees on Saturday and Sunday at 3 PM.