TheatreWorks Presents a “Page to Stage” reading of Stephen King’s Misery October 22, 2009 at 8:00pm

NEW MILFORD, CONN. (October 13, 2009) – Just in time for Halloween, on Thursday, October 22, TheatreWorks New Milford will present a free staged reading of Stephen King’s MISERY by playwright Simon Moore,at 8:00 pm, at the Theatre, 5 Brookside Ave, in New Milford. The reading will be followed by a wine and cheese reception.

MISERY is a roller coaster ride into the darkness and torment of obsession. Audiences can expect the unexpected in this compellingly cruel thriller. After an auto accident, best-selling romance novelist, Paul Sheldon, is lucky to be alive. Or is he? This stunning stage adaptation of Stephen King’s masterpiece is a true nail-biting suspense thriller. The story is well-known for the 1990 screen version starring James Caan and Kathy Bates, which garnered Ms. Bates an Academy Award for her role as Mr. Sheldon’s “Number 1 Fan,” Annie Wilkes.

The cast includes: Vicki Sosbe (New Milford), and Jonathan and KC Ross (both Thomaston).

MISERY is under the direction of Jackie Decho-Holm of New Milford.

The event is free, but reservations must be made by calling (860) 350-6863 or by visiting the website at WWW.THEATREWORKS.US.

 TheatreWorks is an award-winning, professional non-Equity theatre company located on 5 Brookside Avenue, just off Route 202 (next to the CVS), in New Milford, CT.


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