Old Town Playhouse presents On Golden Pond

The heartwarming play, On Golden Pond, is being presented by the Old Town Playhouse on January 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, and 28 at 8pm and January 22 at 3pm. Performances will be held at Old Town Playhouse.

Beginning their forty-eighth relaxing summer in Maine, Norman and Ethel Thayer, long married and devoted, find themselves facing imminent mortality and the struggles of aging. Summer begins in its usual fashion, with time spent on Parcheesi, berry-picking, and coping with the mosquitoes and moths that surround the lakeside cottage. But an unexpected visit from their daughter Chelsea, along with her boyfriend and his 13 year old son, brings old family tensions bubbling to the surface. Made famous by the award-winning film, starring Henry Fonda, Katherine Hepburn and Jane Fonda, Thompson’s tender story of the twilight years of life will warm hearts and explore the fragility of families and relationships.

Tickets for On Golden Pond, which are $22 for adults and $12 for children 12 and under, are available by calling (231) 947-2210 or may be purchased on-line at www.oldtownplayhouse.com. Tickets also may be purchased at the OTP Box Office, located at 148 East Eighth Street, Traverse City, Michigan 49684, and remaining seats will be sold two hours before performances.

Old Town Playhouse is located at 148 E. 8th Street, at the southwest corner of East 8th Street and Cass Street in Traverse City. Contact the Old Town Playhouse at 231-947-2210 or visit www.oldtownplayhouse.com for more information about the production.

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