Bond Explores The Other Side of Darkness Aug. 11-25

News   Bond Explores The Other Side of Darkness Aug. 11-25 Phil Geoffrey Bond's The Other Side of Darkness begins performances Aug. 11 at the Bleecker Street Theatre as part of the 2007 New York International Fringe Festival.
Kristy Cates will be Marty in the Muny Grease.
Kristy Cates will be Marty in the Muny Grease.

Directed by playwright Bond, the play will be presented Aug. 11 and 21 at 9:45 PM, Aug. 22 at 7:15 PM, Aug. 24 at 3 PM and Aug. 25 at 2:30 PM. The cast features Kristy Cates (Wicked) as Lillian Manners, David A. Rudd (Birdie's Bachelorette Party) as Stephen Manners and Rob Maitner (Urinetown) as Jay. Jason Courson is the set designer. The Other Side of Darkness, according to press notes, "is about the underbelly of show business. Spanning thirty years and set against the backdrops of both New York and Los Angeles, it examines the intersecting lives of three people striving for success, and dealing with the consequences of getting it."

The Bleecker Street Theatre is located at 45 Bleecker Street. Tickets, priced $15, are available by calling (212) 279-4488 or by visiting www.fringenyc.org. For more information go to www.myspace.com/theothersideofdarkness.

<i>Darkness</i> co-stars (l.-r.) David A. Rudd, Kristy Cates and Rob Maitner
Darkness co-stars (l.-r.) David A. Rudd, Kristy Cates and Rob Maitner