Harvey 06/15–08/26Buy Tickets
CHELSEA—Tickets are on sale for The Purple Rose Theatre Company’s summer production, Harvey, a Pulitzer Prize-winning American classic by Mary Chase. Performances run from Thursday, June 15 through Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017. Previews, with reduced-price tickets, are available through Thursday, June 22; opening night is Friday, June 23.
Ticket prices range from $20.50 to $46 with special discounts for students, seniors, teachers, members of the military and groups. For more information or to make reservations call (734) 433-7673 or go to www.purplerosetheatre.org.
Elwood P. Dowd insists on including his friend Harvey in all of his sister Veta’s social gatherings. Trouble is, Harvey is an invisible six-and-a-half-foot-tall rabbit. To avoid future embarrassment for her family—especially for her daughter Myrtle Mae—Veta decides to have Elwood committed to a sanitarium. When they arrive at the sanitarium, a comedy of errors ensues.
Guy Sanville will direct the cast of 11 actors, which includes David Bendena (Chelsea), Caitlin Cavannaugh (Chicago, IL), Susan Craves (Clarkston), Ruth Crawford (Ann Arbor), Rusty Mewha (Plymouth), Hugh Maguire (Ann Arbor), Richard McWilliams (Dayton, OH), Lauren Knox (Milan), Michelle Mountain (Grass Lake), Larry Peters (Rochester), Tom Whalen (Royal Oak). Set design is by Sarah Pearline, properties by Danna Segrest, costumes by Suzanne Young, lighting by Noele Stollmack and sound by Brad Phillips. Angie Kane Ferrante is the stage manager. Thomas Macias is the assistant stage manager.