"An invisible red thread connects those who are destined to meet regardless of time, place or circumstance.
The thread may stretch or tangle but will never break."  - Chinese Proverb

CURTAIN UP! 2016

LOUISIANA BACCHAE
LOUISIANA BACCHAE
 


 

 

Voodoo and vengeance descend on a small 

 Louisiana town in this raucous  reworking of

 Euripides’ tragedy, for the America of our times. 
Devised and directed by Robert Waterhouse

 
Featuring
Christian Brandjes   Eileen Dugan   Greg Howze  Geoff Pictor 
Bonnie Jean Taylor   Harold White
 

Live Music by Tom Makar
Choreography by  Bonnie Jean Taylor  
  Video / Photography by Jim Bush

   

 

September 16 - October 8 Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays @ 8:00pm

 

JIM BUSH STUDIOS 44 17th Street, Buffalo, NY 14213

an urban space that operates as a unique site-specific venue for exciting  theatre

 

 

STREET PARKING:17th and RICHMOND AVENUE

 

Tickets: $25.00, $15.00 & $10.00.

Thursdays are Pay What You Can!   

 
RESERVATIONS: (716) 445-4653 / redthreadtheatre@yahoo.com

 

Due to the nature of this performance, no one under 18 will be admitted

 

 

 

This program is funded by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of  
Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature;
administered by Arts Services Initiative of Western New York.

 

 

 

COMING IN OCTOBER

 


 


Whitechapel
London     November    1888


When Mary Jane Kelly seeks refuge in the Ten Bells, she's behind in her rent, her window is broken, she has lost her key, and she's alone. It's 1888... not a good time to be poor and "unfortunate" on the streets of London. Somewhere out there in the foggy shadows, one of the world's most notorious criminals is at work.

Featuring 
Kelly Meg Brennan

Directed by
 Josephine Hogan

RESERVATIONS: (716) 445-4653 / redthreadtheatre@yahoo.com
  

Red Thread Theatre is a professional theatre company in residence
at the Marie Maday Theatre  on the Canisius College Campus


Marie Maday Theatre

 

The Marie Maday Theatre is located in Lyons Hall 
and contains a state of the art theatrical lighting and sound system.

                                                                                                 



 
 
HOW TO GET HERE

By Car:

From the East (Rochester, Syracuse, Albany)
*I-90 West to Exit 51W (NY 33 West/Kensington Expy.)
*NY 33 West/Kensington Expy. to NY 198 West/Scajaquada Expy.
*NY 198 West/Scajaquada Expy. to Main Street Exit 5 (NY 5) (first exit on the right)
*At stop sign, turn left onto Kensington Avenue
*At light turn left onto Main Street
*At first light, turn right – the Marie Maday Theatre is located in Lyons Hall
 

From the West (Dunkirk, Erie, PA, Cleveland, OH, Pittsburgh, PA)
* I-90 East to Exit 51W (NY 33 West/Kensington Expy.).
* NY 33 West/Kensington Expy. to NY 198 West/Scajaquada Expy.
* NY 198 West/Scajaquada Expy. to Main Street (NY 5) Exit (first exit on the right).
* At stop sign, turn left onto Kensington Avenue
* At light, turn left onto Main Street
* At first light, turn right -- the Marie Maday Theatre is located in Lyons Hall 

From the North (Niagara Falls, Lewiston, Ontario)
*I-190 South to Exit 11 (NY 198 E/Scajaquada Expy.)
*NY 198 E/Scajaquada Expy. to Main Street (NY 5) Exit
*Turn slight left onto W Humboldt Pky
*Turn right onto Main Street (NY 5)
* At first light, turn right -- the Marie Maday Theatre is located in Lyons Hall

From the South and Southern Tier (Springville, Olean, Bradford, PA)
* US 219 North to I-90 East (Buffalo and Albany).
* I-90 East to Exit 51W (NY 33 West/Kensington Expy.)
* NY 33 West/Kensington Expy. and to NY 198 West/Scajaquada Expy.
* NY 198 West/Scajaquada Expy. to Main Street (NY 5) Exit (first exit on the right).
* At stop sign, turn left onto Kensington Avenue
* At light, turn left onto Main Street
* At first light, turn right -- the Marie Maday Theatre is located in Lyons Hall

From Canada:

Via The Peace Bridge
(From Fort Erie, Welland, Niagara Falls, St. Catharines, Hamilton, Toronto, London):
* After proceeding through U.S. Customs, merge to the left and follow the signs for I-190 North toward Niagara Falls.
* At the traffic signal, merge right onto Porter Ave. Immediately merge right onto I-190 North.
* Take I-190 North to the Scajaquada Expy (NY 198 East) via exit 11 (1.9 miles).
* Take NY 198 East and exit toward Main Street/NY 5 (2.9 miles).
* Turn right onto Main Street.
* At the first light, turn right -- the Marie Maday Theatre is located in Lyons Hall.

Via The Queenston-Lewiston Bridge
(From St. Catharines, Hamilton, Toronto, London)
* After proceeding through U.S. Customs, follow signs for I-190 South
* Take I-190 South to the Scajaquada Expy (NY 198 East) via exit 11 (19.4 miles).
* Take NY 198 East and exit toward Main Street/NY 5 (2.9 miles).
* Turn right onto Main Street.
* At first light, turn right -- the Marie Maday Theatre is located in Lyons Hall.

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