The Complete History of Comedy The Reduced Shakespeare Company in The Complete History of Comedy (Abridged) Rescheduled: October 1-11, 2020 If you have tickets for the original dates, please click here for more information. Written and Directed by Reed Martin & Austin Tichenor From the highbrow to lowbrow, and everything in between, The Reduced Shakespeare Company in THE COMPLETE HISTORY OF COMEDY (abridged) covers comedy through the ages. Enjoy fast and furious funny from such sources as Aristophanes and Shakespeare and Molière to Vaudeville and Charlie Chaplin to The Daily Show and Drunk History. Important Info Approximate Running Time TBD Recommended Age 18+ Warnings Adult language Buy Tickets Buy Tickets OctoberOctober SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT 27 28 29 30 1 7:30 2 8:00 3 2:00 8:00 4 2:00 5 6 7:30 7 2:00 7:30 8 7:30 9 8:00 10 2:00 8:00 11 2:00 Second month calendar html Days with a matinee and evening show Playdate babysitting performance (What’s this?) Thank you for your interest in PlayDate, our new babysitting initiative pilot program! PlayDate was developed jointly by Hartford Stage and Christ Church Cathedral to offer reliable, convenient childcare for parents eager to relax and enjoy a live theatre performance. YOU MUST RESERVE YOUR SPACE 72 Hours in advance of the performance. DAY OF PERFORMANCE INFORMATION: On the day of the performance, go directly to Christ Church Cathedral – 45 Church Street, Hartford, CT 06103 (directly across the street from the Hartford Stage Box Office). Ring to bell to be let in. The ChildCare room is on the second floor. A Christ Church or Hartford Stage representative will escort you and your child to the space. Drop off will be between 1:30 and 1:50 pm before the 2 pm matinee Your tickets and a release form to be signed will be at the Church. Pick up will be within 20 minutes after the end of the show. Caregivers and Hartford Stage front of house staff will have seat information for all participating adults so that we can find you in case of an emergency. INFORMATION ABOUT CHILD CARE INITIATIVE: All participating children must be between the ages of 2 and 10 years. Childcare providers are background checked and Safe Church trained. Older children will have a movie and age appropriate board games; younger children will have age appropriate toys and coloring. Snacks are the responsibility of parent/caregivers and should be labeled with instructions. Children do not need to be potty trained but diapering supplies should be provided by the family. There will be a 4 to 1 child to adult ratio with at least one CPR/First Aid trained care provider on site. Ticket Prices $30 | $45 | $60 | $80 | $100 Includes all fees. Prices subject to change without notice. All Regular Season Student Seats $20. Important Dates June 12: Opening Night TBD, 2:00pm & 7:30pm: Open Captioned Performance (what’s this?) TBD, 2:00pm: Audio Described Performance (what’s this?) Preview Performances Previews are the first week of a show. The director may still be making adjustments to the performance. Open Captioned Performances For patrons who are deaf or have hearing loss. FREE with admission. Audio Described Performances For patrons who are blind or have low vision. FREE with admission.