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Airmid Carnival Fundraiser in Kings Park

Written by Tricia  |  06. May 2011

It's Carnival Time at Kings Park Plaza Airmid Theatre Company Sponsors Carnival June 8 - June 12, 2010 in Kings Park to Raise Funds for its Upcoming Productions Come out and ride the rides and enjoy the games at this weekend's carnival at the Kings Park Plaza at 58 Indian Head Road, Kings Park, NY in the Key Foods/TJ Maxx Shopping Center. The carnival opens Wednesday at 4 pm - 11 pm and continues on through Saturday and Sunday from Noon - 11 pm. The carnival is presented by Dreamland Amusements of Stony Brook, New York. Airmid Enjoy a day in the "Park," while you help to support Airmid Theatre's UPCOMING THEATRE PRODUCTIONS to be produced as part of Airmid's annual FREE Theatre Festival. About THE AIRMID SUMMER THEATRE FESTIVAL 2011 marks the third year for Airmid's free Summer Theatre Festival, which opens on July 5th with the family series production of JACK AND THE PRINCESS WHO NEVER LAUGHED by Kate Freiligrath-Kroeker, Directed by Ellen Distasi. The play, based on an old Russian folk tale, runs approximately 55 minutes with audience participation; for ages 5 and up. This familiar text in a rare production boast a cast of unusual characters and even a talking swan who show Jack the way to a magical life. Performances begin on Tuesday July 5 and can be seen Mondays - Fridays at 1:00 pm. (New York State Parking fees apply prior to 4 pm) through July 22nd. 14 chances to see the show! Opening on July 27th the second production of the festival is the feisty new translation of A LITTLE BETRAYAL AMONG FRIENDS by Caridad Svich, freely adapted and translated from Maria de Zayas y Sotomayor's comedy La Traicion en la amistad. This mature themed play is a fabulously funny romp where Shakespeare meets "Sex and the City". Summer Theatre Festival audiences are encouraged to arrive early and picnic in the park prior to both the afternoon and evening the performances. Audiences should provide their own seating, blankets on the grass, or chairs, and are encouraged to come to the park early to enjoy a picnic lunch or dinner in the park (not provided). Beach umbrellas are acceptable for sunny afternoons. Cancellation due to inclement weather will be announced 1 hour prior to performances. Call 631-704-2888 or check on Airmid's Upcoming Events page for details. Parking fees maybe required based on time of arrival in the park. Airmid's Summer Theatre Festival has been funded in part, by Suffolk County under the auspices of the Office of Cultural Affairs, Steve Levy County Executive and administered by the Smithtown Arts Council and by the Town of Smithtown. Festival Sponsorships and Advertising opportunities still available. Contact Airmid at support@airmidtheatre.org for details on donor/sponsor levels and ad sizes and pricing. About Airmid Theatre Company The Airmid Theatre Company, founded in 2000, is the only theatre in the world whose mission is to recover, collect, and produce classic works by women. With these plays at the heart of its mission, the company creates a safe home for women theatre artists, and ignites broad public recognition of the essential contribution women have made to the worlds of theatre, dramatic literature, and society. By establishing the history of playwriting by women and professionally producing their work, we open the door to broader discussion on women's roles today, and in the future. For more information about Airmid Theatre Company, please visit www.airmidtheatre.org. Airmid Summer Theatre Festival presents JACK AND THE PRINCESS WHO NEVER LAUGHED by Kate Freiligrath-Kroeker Directed by Ellen Distasi Set Design by Jenna Lyons Ages: 5- up; Running time 55 minutes. Opens Tuesday, July 5 through Friday, July 22, 2011 14 performances. Mondays - Fridays at 1 pm Free admission. (NYS Parks Parking fees apply.) For Information Call: 631-704-2888 or info@airmidtheatre.org A LITTLE BETRAYAL AMONG FRIENDS by Caridad Svich, freely adapted and translated from Maria de Zayas y Sotomayor's comedy La Traicion en la amistad. Directed by Tricia McDermott Preview, Tuesday, July 25, 2011 Opens Wednesday, July 26 through August 14, 2011 16 performances. Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:00pm, Sundays at 3:00pm Free admission. (NYS Parks Parking fees apply before 4 pm.) For Information Call: 631-704-2888 or info@airmidtheatre.org ### Airmid Theatre Company, West Islip, NY 11795 Phone: 631-704-2888; email: info@airmidtheatre.org Go to www.airmidtheatre.org full details on the Airmid Theatre Company.

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