'Seven Stages' to debut Wednesday
"Seven Stages," a movement theater piece based on Persia poetry, debuts at the Theatre Project, 45 W. Preston St., on Wednesday for a two-week run prior to an engagement at the Edinburgh International Theatre Festival. Performance times are Wednesdays to Saturdays at 8 p.m. with matinees Sundays at 3 p.m., through July 28. Admission is $12.
A Towson State University Theatre Department production, "Seven Stages" was conceived and directed by faculty member Mahmood Karimi-Hakak and is being presented in conjunction with the Maryland Arts Festival. For more information call 752-8558.
@ Cockpit in Court continues its Neil Simon summer on Friday with productions of "Biloxi Blues" in its upstairs Cabaret Theatre and the Neil Simon-Marvin Hamlisch musical "They're Playing Our Song" on the main stage.
The second installment in the playwright's autobiographical trilogy, "Biloxi Blues" will be presented Thursdays to Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets are $9. Curtain times for "They're Playing Our Song" are Tuesdays to Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.; tickets are $12. Both shows will be presented through July 28. Cockpit in Court is the summer theater in residence at Essex Community College. For further information call 522-1269.
J. Wynn Rousuck Saxophonist and pianist Deanna Bogart will perform jazz/blues tunes and Aleta Greene will sing adult contemporary songs Thursday at 7 p.m. as La Provence Thursday Night Concert Series continues in Hopkins Plaza. Ms. Bogart, formerly with the group Cowboy Jazz, has been named "Best Piano Player" in the mid-Atlantic region for 1988, 1989 and 1990 by Maryland Musician Magazine. Ms. Greene has been a fixture on the local nightclub scene for years.
The concert series is free. Food is available and listeners are encouraged to bring blankets and folding chairs. Call 837-4636.