Don’t Dress for Dinner
Bernard is planning a romantic weekend with his mistress in his charming converted French farmhouse, while his wife, Jacqueline, is away. He has arranged for a Cordon Bleu cook to prepare gourmet delights, and has invited his best friend, Robert, along to provide the alibi. It’s foolproof. What could possibly go wrong?
Well… Suppose Robert turns up, not realizing quite why he has been invited. Suppose Robert and Jacqueline are secret lovers and consequently determined that Jacqueline will not leave for the weekend. Suppose the cook must pretend to be the mistress, and the mistress is unable to cook. Suppose everyone’s alibi is confused with everyone else’s. An evening of hilarious confusion ensues as Bernard and Robert improvise at breakneck speed.
By Marc Camoletti
Directed by Patrick Torres
Tickets available now. Buy them online or from the box office at 919-821-3111. Group sales are also available from the box office.
Don’t Dress for Dinner is part of the RLT Sutton Series.
Ticket prices (including taxes):
- Adults: $25
- Students/Seniors: $21
- First Sunday: $15 for all
Seniors are age 62 and up. Students are through college.
All performances are wheelchair accessible.
Assistive listening devices are available for all performances. A hearing loop has also been installed in the Cantey V. Sutton Theatre.
Audio description for those with visual disabilities is provided by Arts Access. The Sunday, June 17 performance at 3pm will be described.