Limelight Theatre: The 39 Steps

Select dates from April 13 to May 8, 2016 at Limelight Theatre, Inc.

This spy-themed whodunit is an enjoyable blend of suspense and satire.

11 Old Mission Avenue, St. Augustine, FL, 32084
(904) 825-1164
  • Please Note: This event is from 2016.

    The spy-savvy comedy The 39 Steps will be performed at the Limelight Theatre in St. Augustine, Florida, from April 15 to May 8, 2016. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. on Thursday through Saturday and 2:00 p.m. on Sunday for the duration of the show. The play will be presented on the Limelight Theatre's Matuza Main Stage.

    The 39 Steps is a winner of two Tony Awards and the 2007 winner of the Laurence Oliver Award for Best New Comedy. The play combines the suspenseful storycraft of Hitchcock with the dry witticism of Monty Python. Set in the 1930s, the play follows the story of an average man with an equally average life. At the beginning of the play, he meets a woman claiming to be a spy. Suddenly, his life is filled with murder, manhunts, and secret organizations. Written by Patrick Barlow, this comedy is rated PG-13.

    Directed by the Limelight's Executive Director Beth Lambert, the production's cast includes Will Pettinger as Richard, Gisella Nieto as Anabella/Margaret/Pamela, Zachary McLean playing 12 characters, and Matthew Whaley playing 11 characters.

    Admission: Tickets are $26 for adults, $24 for seniors, $20 for military and students, and children 12 and younger are free with a full paid adult ticket. Visit here or call (904) 825-1164 to purchase tickets and for details on discounted rates available for special showings.

    When? The regular show run is from April 15 to May 8, 2016, with 7:30 p.m. showings on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays, and 2:00 p.m. showings on Sundays. There are several special showings with discounted rates as follows:

    Wed., April 13, 2016 7:30 p.m. Student & Teacher Night
    Thurs., April 14, 2016 7:30 p.m. Preview Night
    Tues., April 19, 2016 7:30 p.m. Terrific Tuesday

    Where? The Limelight Theatre is located at 11 Old Mission Ave. in the Uptown San Marco district. Free parking is available on the street and in the parking lot behind the theater.

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