Around the World in 80 Days

The Miracle at Naples By David Grim

Date: Monday September 18th, 2017

Time 7:00 p.m.

Location: Hedgerow Farmhouse Studio 

146 West Rose Valley Road

Rose Valley, Pa 19086


A motley band of traveling commedia players in Renaissance Italy arrives in Naples just in time for he Feast of San Gennaro. The passions of the actors and the locals are ignited when lustful lovers romp through the town piazza seeking pleasure and discovering the many forms of love in this outrageously smart and bawdy comedy.” 
“Sublime…a miracle in itself…crude, rude, and deliciously lewd.” – Variety
“Raunchy, potent comedy” – the Boston Herald
“Unbelievably clever” – WGBH Radio


A staged reading read by members of the Core Acting Company

All tickets are free. A $10 Donation is suggested. 


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