LAST CHANCE: Chasing Manet, Golden Boy and Marriage Counselor

News   LAST CHANCE: Chasing Manet, Golden Boy and Marriage Counselor An Appalachian bluegrass musical, a tale of two older women plotting an escape to France and Tyler Perry's latest play conclude their runs Off-Broadway.

This is Playbill.com's weekly "Last Chance" reminder to catch Broadway and Off-Broadway productions before they close. Concluding May 2

  • Chasing Manet (Off-Broadway at 59E59 Theaters). Primary Stages presents Tina Howe's play that stars Jane Alexander and Lynn Cohen as a rebellious painter and an ebullient Jewish woman, respectively, who plan to escape their nursing home and head to Paris on the QE2. For tickets, visit primarystages.org. Concluding May 3

  • The Golden Boy of the Blue Ridge (Off-Broadway at 59E59 Theaters). The new Peter Mills-Cara Reichel musical adapts J. M. Synge play The Playboy of the Western World into an Appalachian-set bluegrass tale starring Mark Mozingo and Victoria Huston-Elem. For tickets, visit TicketCentral.
  • The Marriage Counselor (Off-Broadway at the Beacon Theatre). Tyler Perry's latest work stars Tamar Davis as Judith Jackson, who must juggle caring for her mother and father-in-law, not to mention her own strained marriage, while doling out advice to other couples. For tickets, visit Ticketmaster.