Alternative Theatre Festival 2013 - Reverse Psychology
July 18, 2013 8:00 pm
Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center, Black Box Theatre | Modesto A. Maidique Campus | 10910 SW 17th St., Miami, FL 33199
Alternative Theatre Festival 2013
Written by Charles Ludlum,
directed by Marina Pareja.
Dating a psychiatrist can drive you crazy. Dating your boyfriend’s psychiatrist will drive you crazier.
When: Preview July 10. July 11, 12, 13 and July 18, 19, 20 - 8:00PM.
Where: Herbert and Nicole Wertheim Performing Arts Center, Black Box Theatre | Modesto A. Maidique Campus | 10910 SW 17th St., Miami, FL 33199
Tickets: Available at door - $10, Cash or Check only for all ticketed shows. Tickets sold at the door the night of the performance only, no advance sales.
This hilarious farce by the author of 'The Mystery of Irma Vep' is about a husband and wife, both psychiatrists, who are each having an affair with a patient of the other who are also husband and wife! One patient is struggling to overcome her inability to have sex in bed and her compulsion to buy lawn mowers at Bloomingdale's. Her doctor would rather ridicule mental illness and make social engagements than listen to her babble on. The other patient, an artist, is desperate for recognition; whereas his psychiatrist is unduly worried that latent bed wetters might ruin the couch.
"Well crafted and sharply written... An intricate, madcap farce... that plays by the rules of Georges Feydeau, Alan Ayckbourn, and Preston Sturges." - The New York Times
"When it comes to comedy, farce and all around anarchy, I don't know an artist more talented than Charles Ludlam." - Christian Science Monitor
May not be appropriate for all audiences.
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