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Stage set, funds in place for Perseverance Theatre’s 40th season
Supporters give Alaska’s professional regional company a new lease on life
Perseverance Theatre, Alaska’s professional regional theatre company, is staging a comeback this summer thanks to some visionary donors, while putting final touches on a lineup of American classics, captivating contemporary works, and Alaska originals.
The company’s 40th anniversary season will feature Our Town, by Thornton Wilder; the world-premiere plays Franklin, by Samantha Noble, and Whale Song, by Cathy Tagnak Rexford; the musical Guys and Dolls, by Frank Loesser, Joe Swerling and Abe Burrows; and Steve Martin’s bawdy comedy The Underpants. In addition, Juneau will see at least two Young Company productions performed by students, Anchorage will enjoy A Christmas Carol at holiday time, and several smaller Alaska communities will play host to Perseverance’s acclaimed touring production of The Winter Bear.
Read more here - https://www.ptalaska.org/stage-set-for-40th/