“Brighton Beach Memoirs” on Stage this Weekend

Brighton Beach Cast

The Performing Arts Department’s production of Brighton Beach Memoirs opens Friday, November 21st at 7:30 pm in Driscoll Auditorium.  Set in Brooklyn, New York’s Brighton Beach in 1937, the semi-autobiographical coming-of-age comedy is the first play in what is known as Simon’s “Eugene Trilogy” and is considered one of his best works.

Performances continue Saturday at 7:30 pm and Sunday at 2 pm.  Tickets are available at the door prior to each performance and are $7 for adults and $5 for students and seniors.  The production is rated PG-13.