The Highlands Cashiers Players is a volunteer theatrical not-for-profit organization that performs at the Highlands Performing Arts Center, 507 Chestnut St. For tickets and information, call 828-526-8084 or see highlandscashiersplayers.org. website.
Play tickets are $26.75 inclusive of tax for regular performances. The March dinner theater is $32.00 inclusive of tax. The holiday program is complimentary.
“Crossing Delancey” (August 24-27, 31-Sept. 3, 2017) is a romantic comedy about a modern single young career woman, Isabella Grossman, and her grandmother, who is worried that Isabelle will never get married. Grandma hires a matchmaker who presents several candidates, none of whom are marriage material as far as Isabelle is concerned. However, a second encounter with one of the young men changes her mind. A humorous light comedy full of laughter and delightful characters. Made into a movie in 1988.
“Guilty Conscience” (October 12-15, 19-22, 2017) A suspenseful and humorous mystery thriller with a brilliant criminal attorney who plots to kill his wife, practicing his alibi against an imaginary prosecutor. His not so-long-suffering wife at the same time plots to turn the tables on him. Surprises all along the way and, of course, at the end.
Annual Holiday Program (December 14, 2017 at 7PM) Co-sponsored by Highlands Performing Arts Center
It’s a holly jolly Christmas this season, planned for fun, with readings of various types of holiday material (humorous and heartwarming) read by various HCP actors and others, and songs presented by a special ensemble of singers from the Mountain Voices chorus. The audience is invited to join the performers for refreshments after the program downstairs in the PAC reception
Comedy dinner theater (March 22-24, 29–31, 2017) A comedic play will be performed while theatergoers dine.
Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “Some Enchanted Evening” (May 24-27, May 31 – June 3), a musical review