2016/2017 Season

CASA VALENTINA

November 4, 2016 - November 13, 2016

In 1962, an inconspicuous resort catered to a very special clientele: heterosexual men who delighted in dressing and acting as women. These white-collar professionals escaped their families to spend their weekends safely inhabiting their chosen female alter-egos. But given the opportunity to share their secret lives with the world, the members of this sorority had to decide whether the freedom gained by openness was worth the risk of personal ruin.

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CLYBOURNE PARK

January 13, 2017 - January 22, 2017

This razor-sharp Tony award-winning comedy takes a jab at race and real estate in a fictional Chicago neighborhood. The play begins in 1959 as a black family moves into a white enclave. Act Two takes us back to the same house in 2009 as gentrification sets in and the roles are reversed. 
One agile ensemble of actors plays two sets of characters in what The Washington Post deemed "one of the feistiest, funniest evenings in years."

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ON THE AIR! FOURTH EDITION

March 9, 2017

A Gala Evening of Live Radio Show Classics!

Award-winning Dezart Performs returns for a fourth year with ON THE AIR! at Palm Springs' Camelot Theatres. This popular event brings together a cast of celebrity performers recreating on stage some of radio's funniest and most memorable shows from the 1940s and '50s. Complete with vintage ...

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CHAPATTI

March 31, 2017 - April 9, 2017

Romance is a distant memory for two lonely animal-lovers. When Dan and his dog, Chapatti, cross paths with Betty and her 19 cats, an unexpected spark begins a warm and gentle story about two people re-discovering the importance of human companionship. “Unfolding in a mix of heartache, despair and gentle comedy, it will leave you cheering for these two characters’ hard-won moments of happiness,” says the Chicago Sun-Times.

Written by Christian ...

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