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The season begins March 18 with the drama "Small."
The Playhouse has been closed since June 2020.
Iona held a groundbreaking for its new Paul Verni Fine Arts Center, to be constructed on its 26-acre Upper School campus at 255 Wilmot Road. The 21,000-square-foot facility will include a 409-seat performing arts theater.
"In the Heights" and "Nomadland" will be among the first films to be screened.
Starting in 2022, the Shakespeare Festival will move to its new home at the current grounds of the Garrison Golf Club, only about four miles from Boscobel, its leased home for the past 34 years.
"We are learning new ways to create theater," said Mark Lamos, artistic director.
New concerns include traffic crossings, tick safety and the threat of rain.
First up on the big screen is the animated classic "Shrek."
A livestream event with Tony-winner Kelli O'Hara is scheduled for April 17.
“The health and well-being of our audience and the community comes first," the company said on its website.
Altman Lighting Inc., which was founded in 1953 and grew to become a major manufacturer of lighting equipment for theaters, television and the movies...
The theater's 2019 season ran the gamut from "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas" to "Macbeth."
Both theater companies bring truncated versions of Shakespearean plays to local schools.
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