California Stage spins a hilarious tale
California Stage celebrates its 20th production year with a premiere comedy that will tickle your ribs as it leads you through an Italian renaissance of love and intrigue.
Robert Lautz’s “The Meaning of It All” will receive its world premiere at California Stage’s Wilkerson Theater.
Renaissance Pisa — Calvino Mezzo Zucco, a budding alchemist and mechanical inventor is madly in love with Alonza Tempesta. Calvino tries to ingratiate himself with Alonza’s father by intimating that he is near to knowing the secret of how to make gold. When the local ruling Familigia hears about it, the fun begins.
“The Meaning of It All” stars Brennan Villados, Tony Hutto, Chelsea Barone, Josephine Longo, Arturo Gonzales and Mahlon Greenhalgh. This rollicking farce is being produced and directed by Ray Tatar with set designs by Kurt Kurtis and costumes by Jenny Plummer.
“The Meaning of It All” will run April 27 through May 27, 2012 at the Wilkerson Theater in Midtown Sacramento: Fridays & Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays and 2 p.m. The theater is located in the R25 Arts Complex. Ticket prices are $20 for general admission, $15 foro students, SARTACARD, military and seniors, and $12 for groups of six or more. Easy free parking available. For tickets call (916) 451-5822 or order online at CalStage.org.