See the Classic Play “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf” in Volcano, CA!

Sep 4, 2015
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Amador County offers a number of different tourist destinations for guests. Whatever you are interested in, there is probably something for you. If you enjoy watching a good theater performance, head over to the Volcano Theatre Company; a theater that is currently in the middle of their fantastic 2015 season. Their latest play that will run at the theatre will be “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?”. This play will run at the theater from September 19th through October 24th. If you plan on coming to this event but don’t live close to the Volcano Theatre, look for places to stay in Sutter Creek with affordable rates. Don’t miss out on this dark comedy that has been loved for decades. Get your tickets today!

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? is a play that was created in 1962 by playwright Edward Albee. The play consists of three Acts and is often performed with two, ten minute intermissions. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf follows a middle aged couple, George and Martha, as they are in the midst of the breakdown of their marriage. Themes that the play touches upon include critiques of societal expectations as well as the difference between reality and illusion. This dark comedy won the Tony Award for Best Play as well as the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award for Best Play. Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf was even adapted into a film in 1966. The film included actors such as Elizabeth Taylor, George Segal, and Richard Burton. The audience should be advised that the play touches upon adult themes and uses strong language.

Opening night of the play will be on Saturday, September 19th at 8pm. After that, performances will be held Friday through Sunday. Performances on Friday and Saturday at 8pm. On Sundays, there will be a matinee performance at 2pm. General admission for the play is $16 and seniors over 62 can purchase tickets for $14. For more information or to buy tickets, visit volcanotheatre.org. The Volcano Theatre is located at 14110 Ridge Rd, Sutter Creek, CA.