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21 April 2017 01:01PM
Betsy Miller

wamc.org/post/official-adventures-kieron-and-jade-bridge-street-theatre

THE OFFICIAL ADVENTURES OF KIERON & JADE

When playwright Kieron Barry and his longtime girlfriend broke up, he was stunned. It took him a long time to process the ‘why’ and the ‘what did I do wrong’. Naturally, to try and sort it all out, he wrote.

The result is “The Official Adventures of Kieron & Jade.” It isn’t about the break-up. It’s about the pros and cons of whether to write about the break-up. Get it?

And it’s a comedy besides.

This is the world premiere of a new work written by Kieron Barry. Best known for his one act comedy, “Numbers”, he has also been showcased locally in the enormously successful 2012 production of “Tomorrow in the Battle” at Stageworks/Hudson. It was hailed by the Albany Times Union as “one of the most remarkable pieces of theater in recent memory.”

Listen to an interview with Kieron Barry and Director John Sowle on WAMC – Northeast Public Radio at the above link.

THE OFFICIAL ADVENTURES of KIERON & JADE
Co-starring Jason Guy and Bonita Jackson (pictured)
Directed by John Sowle

Bridge Street Theatre
44 West Bridge Street
Catskill, NY
http://www.bridgestreetheatre.org
518.943.3818

Performances run Thursday through Sunday for two consecutive weeks – April 20th – April 30th. Evenings at 7:30. Matinees on Sunday at 2.
Reservations at http://official.brownpapertickets.com. Sunday, April 23rd is “pay-what-you-can”.

Events at Bridge Street Theatre are supported in part by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and by Public Funds from the Greene County Legislature through the Cultural Fund administered in Greene County by the Greene County Council on the Arts.

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