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'Cul-de-sac' by the Half Moon Theatre Company at The Culinary Institute of America

Half Moon Theatre Company presents its production of the dark comedy, “Cul-de-sac" by Tony Award-nominated actor and playwright, John Cariani. The play depicts the story of three couples – the Smiths, the Johnsons, and the Joneses – all living “on a nice little street, in a nice little suburb, in a nice little state, in a nice big country.” Although all appearing to be happy, we learn that living the American isn’t always what it seems.

"Charming, witty and macabre..."  — The New York Times

"For every clear-eyed profundity he offers, Cariani serves up an equal amount of laughs... A potent wake-up call."  — NYTheatre.com

The show’s opening night is this Saturday, April 29th at 8pm, and runs weekends through Sunday, May 14th. The play is staged at The Culinary Institute of America’s Marriott Pavilion at 1946 Campus Drive in Hyde Park.  

If you purchase a Premier Ticket to the 8pm show on Saturday, April 29th you can enjoy the special Opening Night Party! Your Premier Ticket will guarantee you prime orchestra seating plus admission to the festive Opening Night Party after the show, so you can celebrate with the all-star cast! Premier Tickets are $45 and are strictly limited, so buy yours today! And on Sunday, April 30th after the 2pm performance you can meet the cast in a post-show talkback event!

The full schedule of performances is below:

PREVIEW Sat, Apr 29 at 3pm.  OPENING NIGHT Sat, Apr 29 at 8pm

Sun, Apr 30 at 2pm
Fri, May 5 at 8pm | Sat, May 6 at 8pm | Sun, May 7 at 2pm
Fri, May 12 at 8pm | Sat, May 13 at 8pm | Sun, May 14 at 2pm

You can BUY TICKETS NOW online. Evening Performances are $35-$40, seniors $30-$35 and students are $20-$25. Matinee tickets are $30-$35, seniors are $25 and students are $20. BUY TICKETS NOW or call 845-235-9885.

To make pre-theatre dining reservations at The Culinary Institute of America, call 845-905-4533 or email ciarestaurants@culinary.edu.

The Caterina de' Medici is offering an exciting $39pp dining experience on Saturday, April 29, Saturday, May 6th and Saturday, May 13th with a selection of salads, pastas and dessert served family-style at the table. Reservations available beginning at 5pm.

There is limited pre-theatre dining available at The Bocuse and American Bounty Restaurants, so call now. All CIA restaurants are closed on Sundays.

Related article: Cariani considers keeping up with the Joneses in new dark comedy 'cul-de-sac'
- Poughkeepsie Journal, April 25, 2017

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