CT's White Barn Goes Dark in Summer of 2003; Renovated Stock House Reopens 2004

News   CT's White Barn Goes Dark in Summer of 2003; Renovated Stock House Reopens 2004 Lucille Lortel's White Barn Theatre, the famed summer stock house in Westport, CT, will be dark this summer season for renovations that will bring the building up to code, the company announced April 9.

According to Vincent Curcio, producer, "To keep continuity until the theatre re-opens in 2004, we plan to do a season of cabaret under the auspices of the White Barn at the Lucille Lortel Theatre in New York.  We hope that our loyal patrons will come in to see it." The White Barn Theatre's cabaret season, playing for four weekends in June, will be announced soon.  The Lucille Lortel Theatre is located at 121 Christopher Street, in Manhattan. Lortel was known as the Queen of Off Broadway and embraced non-traditional works in her lifetime as a producer and art patron.

For season updates and information about the small-town White Barn Theatre, which has embraced new, foreign and revival works over the years, visit whitebarntheatre.org.