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Lost in Yonkers

  • February 21, 2019 - March 3, 2019
  • Admission: Adults-$18, Seniors- $15, Students w/current ID- $10
  • Venue: Shoestring Theatre, Inc.
  • Location: Shoestring Theatre, Inc.
  • Address: 380 South Goodwin Street Lake Helen, FL 32744-2803
  • Phone: (386) 228-3777

Considered one of Neil Simon's best works, this memory play is set in Yonkers in 1942. The hit Broadway production featured Irene Worth, Mercedes Ruehl, and Kevin Spacey in award-winning performances. Bella is thirty-five years old, mentally challenged, and living at home with her mother, stern Grandma Kurnitz. As the play opens, ne'er-do-well son Eddie deposits his two young sons on the old lady's doorstep. He is financially strapped and taking to the road as a salesman. The boys are left to contend with Grandma, with Bella and her secret romance, and with Louie, her brother, a small-time hoodlum in a strange new world called Yonkers. Laughter and tears come together in a new emotional truth. Joy and tears tug at the heart strings of life. Nightly shows start at 7:30 p.m.and Sunday Matinees at 2:30 p.m. promptly.

Lost in Yonkers
  • February 21, 2019 to March 4, 2019
  • Shoestring Theatre, Inc.
  • Adults-$18, Seniors- $15, Students w/current ID- $10