Daily News Staff
ST. CROIX — The Caribbean Community Theatre continues its 34th season with “Sarah & Addie,” a collection of short Caribbean plays.
Written by the late Anton C. Teytaud in Crucian dialect, “Sarah & Addie” is a collage of entertaining vignettes centering on the island “market women” of the 1940s and 50s who were looked to as important sources of humorous commentary, philosophy and the daily wisdom of the times. On St. Croix, if you wanted to find out the latest gossip, you went to the market.
“Sarah & Addie” is directed by Eileen Bishop Des Jardins. Cast members include Lisa J. Charles, Amaris Chew, Jonelle Alexis Jackson and Lesa Walcott, with Jacob Hebert, Kelly Pugh, Irene Simon and Michael Baker as customers, locals and tourists.
There will be a total of seven performances over three weekends, starting tonight: Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., June 14 and 15, June 21 and 22, June 28 and 29 and one Sunday matinée on June 23 at 4 p.m.
All performances will be held at the Caribbean Community Theatre in Estate Orange Grove in Christiansted, St. Croix. Tickets are sold at the box office prior to each performance. Admission is $20 for adults, $18 for senior citizens (age 65+), $15 for college students with I.D. and $10 for students/children under age 18.
No reservations will be accepted. Box office opens for ticket sales (cash only) at 7:15 p.m. on show nights, and at 3:15 p.m. for the Sunday matinée. This performance is not recommended for children under age eight.
Call 340-778-1983, email email@example.com or visit www.cct.vi. for information.