Lorenzo Pisoni and Erica Schmidt's Humor Abuse, which traces Pisoni's childhood as part of his father's Pickle Family Circus, will open the season Sept. 30-Oct. 23.
The Tennessee Williams classic The Glass Menagerie will follow Oct. 21-Nov. 20, with A.R. Gurney's comedy Sylvia presented Nov. 11-Dec. 11. Award-winning playwright Bill Cain's play about caring for his dying mother, How to Write a New Book for the Bible, will run Jan. 13-Feb. 5, 2012.
Annie Baker's Circle Mirror Transformation, the touching comedy about the participants of a Vermont acting class, will run Feb. 3-March 4, 2012. John Logan's tempestuous two-man drama Red, centering on painter Mark Rothko and his protégé, will be staged Feb. 24-March 18, 2012.
Liz Duffy Adams' gender bending, Restoration-set farce Or will run March 23-April 22, 2012, followed by Bruce Norris' acclaimed Clybourne Park, which takes a page from A Raisin in the Sun to follow the ripples set off in a Chicago neighborhood over decades (April 20-May 13, 2012).
For tickets phone (206) 443-2222, toll free at (877) 900-9285 or visit seattlerep.org. Seattle Repertory Theatre is located at 155 Mercer Street in Seattle, WA. *
Founded in 1963, Seattle Repertory Theatre was awarded the 1990 Tony Award for Outstanding Regional Theatre. With an emphasis on entertaining plays of true dramatic and literary worth, Seattle Rep produces a subscription season of plays along with educational programs, new play workshops and special presentations.