For the 10th year the Yuma Art Center’s dinner theatre production converts the galleries into a full service dining room accompanied by a performance like no other! Join in for a fun evening of live theatre and fine dining! The 2020 production of “Epic Proportions” written by Larry Coen and David Crane and directed by Theatre Fellow Ann Wilkinson.
Synopsis: Set in the 1930s, EPIC PROPORTIONS tells the story of two brothers, Benny and Phil, who go to the Arizona desert to be extras in the huge Biblical epic Exeunt Omnes. Things move very quickly in this riotous comedy and before you know it, Phil is directing the movie, and Benny is starring in it. To complicate matters further they both fall in love with Louise, the assistant director in charge of the extras. Along the way there are gladiator battles, the Ten Plagues and a cast of thousands portrayed by four other actors.
"…everything in it is a delight…it's delicious." —NY Post. "…clever, witty spoof of Hollywood will have you in stitches." —American Reporter.
About the Production:
The production is directed by the Yuma Art Center’s Theatre Fellow, Ann Wilkinson. Wilkinson has worked in the entertainment industry since 1978, starting out as an actress and then co-owning an independent casting company in Los Angeles. To date, Wilkinson remains active in the film community, serves on the Arizona-Utah Board of the Screen Actors Guild, and is the Theatre Professor at Arizona Western College.
Doors open at 5:00 pm
Dinner is served at 6:00 pm
Show starts at 7:00 pm
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Thursday, February 13, 2020
Friday, February 14, 2020
Saturday, February 15, 2020
Sunday, February 16, 2020
Tickets: $35.00 ***This event is anticipated to sell out. Early ticket sales are encouraged.***
The price of ticket includes bread, small Caesar salad, choice of entrée, dessert, and water or iced tea. A bar will be available with beer, wine, signature cocktails.
Choices of entrée include:
Short Rib Fattah with regional vegetables and black rice, served with savory tomato cumin sauce.
Eggplant Fattah with regional vegetables and black rice, served with savory tomato cumin sauce. (Vegetarian)
Catering is provided by the Yuma Civic Center. All meals selected with the purchase of a ticket are final. Menu items may contain or come into contact with wheat, eggs, peanuts, tree nuts and milk. Please notify the Yuma Art Center of any food allergies or accessibility needs at the time of purchasing tickets. No gratuity is accepted at the Yuma Art Center. No refunds or exchanges.