Palo Alto Players Presents: "The Graduate"
THE GRADUATE A Play adapted by Terry Johnson Based on the novel by Charles Webb and the motion picture screenplay by Calder Willingham and Buck Henry By special arrangement with StudioCanal Directed by Jeanie K. Smith “Plastics, Ben. Plastics. Will you think about that?” Recent college graduate Benjamin has excellent grades, very proud parents and, since he helped Mrs. Robinson with her zipper, a fine future behind him...A cult novel, a classic film, a quintessential hit of the 60s, now Benjamin's disastrous sexual odyssey is brought vividly to life in this brilliantly mod and hilarious stage adaptation. "This bittersweet comedy is rich, full and funny. Enjoy!" - NY1 PERFORMANCE INFORMATION: Performance dates: June 17 - July 2, 2017 (preview June 16) Thursdays at 7:30pm, Fridays & Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm Ticket Prices: $25-52 (Discounts for Seniors, Educators, Patrons under 30, and Military available for all performances except Preview Night) Content Advisory: This production features sexual situations & partial nudity. Approximate running time: 2 hours and 30 minutes, including one 15-minute intermission. All performances are held at the: Lucie Stern Theater 1305 Middlefield Road Palo Alto, CA 93401 In cooperation with the City of Palo Alto, Community Services Department, Division of Arts and Sciences For more information including details about parking, wheelchair access, and listening devices, visit our Plan Your Visit Page or call 650-329-0891. SPECIAL EVENTS: Opening Night AfterGlow Party Saturday, June 17 Enjoy a post-show champagne reception with drinks and appetizers while meeting the cast, FREE with the purchase of a ticket for that evening’s performance. Post-Show Talkback Series Thursday, June 22 and Thursday, June 29 Enjoy our Talkback series with Director Jeanie K. Smith and members of the cast following the performances, FREE with the purchase of a ticket for any performance during the run.Tickets