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Around the World in 80 Days

A Comic Adventure

At The Pyrle Theater - Greensboro

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Around the World in 80 Days

 

by Mark Brown 
adapted from the novel by Jules Verne

February 7 – March 7, 2010

It's not the destination, it's the journey.
Jules Verne's classic tale springs to life in this clever, fast-paced comedy for the whole family. Proper gentleman Phileas Fogg strikes a wager and sets off on a race that puts his fortune and life at risk. With his faithful servant at his side, he has just 80 days to circle the globe–an inconceivable feat in the year 1872! Fierce natives, furious typhoons, runaway trains, a damsel in distress and a dogged detective threaten to delay him at every step in this delightful, whirlwind odyssey that will keep you on the edge of your seat from beginning to unexpected end.

 

Showtimes

2010
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Sun, Feb 77:30pm
Feb 8
Tue, Feb 97:30pm
Wed, Feb 107:30pm
Thu, Feb 117:30pm
Fri, Feb 127:30pm
Sat, Feb 137:30pm
Sun, Feb 147:30pm
Feb 15
Tue, Feb 167:30pm
Wed, Feb 177:30pm
Thu, Feb 187:30pm
Fri, Feb 197:30pm
Sat, Feb 207:30pm
Sun, Feb 217:30pm
Feb 22
Tue, Feb 237:30pm
Wed, Feb 247:30pm
Thu, Feb 257:30pm
Fri, Feb 267:30pm
Sat, Feb 277:30pm
Sun, Feb 287:30pm
Mon, Mar 17:30pm
Tue, Mar 27:30pm
Wed, Mar 37:30pm
Thu, Mar 47:30pm
Fri, Mar 57:30pm
Sat, Mar 67:30pm
Sun, Mar 77:30pm
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News & Reviews Around the World in 80 Days

Reviews:

Preston Lane Takes Triad Stage Patrons on a Remarkable Trip Around the World in 80 Days
Classical Voice of North Carolina
February 14, 2010

What could be more staid than the Victorian stage? Heavily draped curtains, overdone fringe, portraits of pompous dignitaries, painstakingly painted backdrops.

Enter Preston Lane.

Thanks to Triad Stage’s co-founder and artistic director, chaos erupts within this stuffy Victorian setting, and the theater’s audiences are whisked away on a rollicking whirlwind tour: Around the World in 80 Days, adapted from the 19th century Jules Verne adventure novel by Mark Brown.

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