Strongbox Theater will present several evenings of short one-act plays complemented by songs by live musicians.
According to producer Tony Leone, “After another pandemic year and busy news cycle, Strongbox wants to deliver a fun night of entertainment where audiences can gather, laugh together and enjoy a quality show in a safe outdoor setting. .”
After receiving over 500 plays from writers around the world, the directors of Strongbox have chosen (8) entertaining, well-written plays written by award-winning playwrights to perform at their festival at the East Rockaway Outdoor Theater in Memorial Park. The plays will mainly consist of comedies and the music will be catchy.
The show runs from July 22 through August 7 on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at Memorial Park, 376 Atlantic Ave in East Rockaway. Show time is at 7:30 p.m. Tickets can be as low as $1 as this is a “pay what you wish” event. The production lasts 1h45 with intermission. Audience members must bring their own portable chair or blanket; picnic-style seating is available.
Strongbox Theater is a new production company based in East Rockaway, New York that seeks to provide audiences with professional and unique theatrical experiences. The Strongbox Theater will operate from the former East Rockaway National Bank building at 40 Main Street in a renovated performance space with a flexible, modular stage and seating, and state-of-the-art production equipment. technology. With a first scheduled opening in winter 2023, the Strongbox Theater will also house a bar, lounge and art gallery. Construction is underway. Their mission is to build a new audience of theater lovers.