“… an intriguing new mystery drama comes to Claverack with The Two Of Us Productions! ”
COPAKE, NY —The Two Of Us Productions, the award winning theater company based in Columbia County NY, is pleased to present Stranger In The Attic by John Kaasik. Performances are May 12th, 13th, 14th, & the following weekend of May 19th, 20th, 21st, 2023. Presented in the intimate Marylin and Bob Laurie Foundation Gallery at the Claverack Free Library in Claverack, you don’t want to miss this absorbing suspense thriller.
Stranger In The Attic is set in the country home of freelance writer Brian Hollander and his wife Dana, their quiet life is unexpectedly upset by the arrival of a stranger named Kendrick, who is offering an exclusive story to Brian about a murder that has not happened yet! Brian pursues discussions of the story with Kendrick, and also meets his new neighbors Douglas and Margaret Brendan who tell Brian and Dana a disturbing story about a stranger who may be stalking them. Detective Nelson comes into the play to try and unravel these interlocking stories and prevent the murder from happening. To learn the rest of the story you’ll have to come to the Marilyn & Bob Laurie Gallery at The Claverack Free Library and see it all for yourself.
Author John Kaasik is a prolific & award winning writer of mystery dramas, including Assassin’s New Friend, Murder by Mistake, and Piano Lessons for Dad, which was awarded an Honorable Mention by the New Works of Merit play competition. He also writes comedies such as The Servant’s Last Serve where a wealthy Londoner wills his estate to his cat. Mr. Kaasik will be coming to the show for a talkback with the author during the first weekend of performances.
STRANGER IN THE ATTIC features Mark Leinung and Karissa Payson as Brian & Dana Hollander; Matt Leinung and Cyndi Miller as Douglas & Margaret Brendan; Eamon Martin as Kendrick; and Linda Storms as Detective Nelson. The Marilyn & Bob Laurie Gallery at the newly renovated Claverack Free Library provides an intimate performance space that brings the audience into this gripping & suspense filled drama.
Performances of Stranger In The Attic are 2 weekends only – May 12th, 13th, 14th, and the following weekend of May 19th, 20th, and 21st, 2023. Friday and Saturday performances are at 7:30pm and Sunday matinees are at 3pm. The comfortable & intimate Gallery at the Claverack Free Library is located at 629 NY-23B, Claverack, NY 12513, right on the corner of Rt. 23 & Rt. 9H. Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for Students & Seniors. Please call for Group Rates. For advance reservations visit www.TheTwoOfUsProductions.org or call 518-758-1648. Make your reservations early for the best seats on the date you want!
The Two Of Us Productions is well known throughout the Hudson Valley for presenting quality theater, both musicals and dramas. Their recent productions of The Lady And The Clarinet, A Shayna Maidel, Cabaret, Sweeney Todd, Chicago, Les Miserables, next to normal, Deathtrap, Lend Me A Tenor and Jesus Christ Superstar have all been recognized by the Theatre Association of NYS with multiple awards, including outstanding work by the company, outstanding performance by the orchestra, excellence in direction, and many cast ensemble & individual actor awards.
These performances are supported with funds from Hudson River Bank & Trust Foundation, Stewart’s Shops, Bank of Greene County Charitable Foundation, Rheinstrom Hill Community Foundation, Greylock Federal Credit Union, and Key Bank Foundation. This project is made possible with funds from the Statewide Community Regrants Program, a program of the New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) with the support of Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature and administered in Columbia County by the Columbia County Council on the Arts dba. CREATE Council for the Arts.
WHAT: Live In-Person production of Stranger In The Attic, a suspense filled mystery by John Kaasik. Presented by The Two Of Us Productions, the award winning theater company based in Columbia County NY, in collaboration with The Claverack Free Library. Mr. Kaasik will be coming to the show for a talkback with the author during the first weekend of performances.
WHEN: 6 thrilling and suspense filled performances – May 12th through 21st, 2023. Friday and Saturday performances are at 7:30pm and Sunday matinee is at 3pm.
- Fridays – May 12th & 19th at 7:30pm
- Saturdays – May 13th & 20th at 7:30pm
- Sundays – May 14th & 21st at 3pm
WHERE: The Gallery at the Claverack Free Library, located at 629 NY-23B, Claverack, NY 12513, right on the corner of Rt. 23 & Rt. 9H near the traffic. The Claverack Free Library requires masking for these performances. Masks are available for those that need them.
TICKETS: Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for Students & Seniors. Please call for Group Rates. For advance reservations visit www.TheTwoOfUsProductions.org or call 518-329-6293. Make your reservations early for the best seats on the date you want!