The Watertown Players’ production of The Odd Couple, by Neil Simon, opens this weekend with performances on Friday, May 12, and Saturday, May 13 at 7 pm. The show will also be presented on Friday, May 19, and Saturday, May 20, at 7 pm, and on Sunday, May 21, at 2:30 pm.
Tickets are now on sale and selling quickly at Piggly Wiggly in Watertown or at brownpapertickets.com for $12. If performances are not sold out, tickets will be available at the door for $16. The show is being produced in cooperation with Samuel French, Inc.
The Odd Couple features the talents of Matt Emerson, Jim Steffl, Pat Grover, Bill Street, Richard Sanford, Andrew Woodard, Diane Schultz, and Lisa Steffl. The show is under the direction of Jennie Ortega, Jessica Walworth is Assistant Director and Gie Stenberg is Stage Manager. Technical Director is Jim Steffl and House Manager is Heidi Flanigan.
The Watertown Players are proud to be associated with the following donors from their September to Remember fundraiser and subsequent corporate sponsors: Hafemeister Funeral Home; Family Dental Practice; Neuberger, Griggs, Sweet, & Smith, LLP; A&S Plumbing; Bubon Orthodontics; Koplin Excavating & Grading; Fisher Barton Specialty Products, Inc.; Dr. Sommers DDS; Rotary Club of Watertown; and Penguin Productions.
There will also be a 50/50 raffle held each night of the performances.