2016-2017 Wright Chapel Series

WordStage performs regularly at the Wright Chapel of Lakewood Presbyterian Church.  The church is located at 14502 Detroit Avenue Lakewood, Ohio 44107  (CLICK HERE for a Map and Directions).  Attendance of these performances is by free will donation to support WordStage performances and it’s performers.

George Bernard Shaw’s How He Lied to Her Husband

Friday, September 30, 2016 at 7:30 PM. The Wright Chapel Series.
Shaw wrote this One Act Comedy of manners and mores of British society over a period of four days while he was vacationing in Scotland in 1904.

Gorey Stories

Friday, October 28, 2016 at 7:30 PM. The Wright Chapel Series.
Edward St. John Gorey (1925-2000) gave to the world over one hundred works, and his ironic, offbeat, macabre humor have brought him critical acclaim and an avid following throughout the world.

Wagner’s Visit to Rossini

Friday, November 18, 2016 at 7:30 PM. The Wright Chapel Series.
An eyewitness account from Parisian Musician, Critic and Journalist Edmond Michotte. The conversation between these two musical giants yields a treasure trove of humor, sagacity and mutual admiration.

The Literary Legacy of the Beat Generation

Friday, April 21, 2017 at 7:30 PM. The Wright Chapel Series.
The Beat writers were a small group of close friends first, and a movement later. The term “Beat Generation” gradually came to represent an entire period in time, but the entire original Beat Generation in literature was small enough to have fit into a couple of cars.