S.T.A.R. Presents ‘The Matchmaker’
| October 31, 2017
Southern Tier Actors Read presents Thornton Wilder’s ‘The Matchmaker’ in two performances in the ballroom of the Phelps Mansion Museum, 191 Court Street in Binghamton. Director Judy McMahon and actor Kate Murray join us to talk about the classic comedy and how an entire town works with her in her matrimonial ambitions.
Performances are Saturday, November 4 at 7:30pm and Sunday, November 5 at 3pm.
Photo credit: Studio 271 Productions for Southern Tier Actors Read
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